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  • Republican voters unhappy with handling of key issues

    The study found that more Republicans say their party is not doing a good job on government spending, same-sex marriage and illegal immigration.

  • Clinton to fundraise in New Hampshire

    Clinton will appear at a Sept. 30 fundraiser for New Hampshire state Sen. Lou D'Allesandro, two weeks visiting Iowa, the first caucus state.

  • Islamic State militants kill 40 Iraqi troops

    IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — A wave of suicide bombings by Islamic State militants in western Iraq has killed 40 soldiers amid waning efforts by security forces to retake territory from the Sunni extremist group, a senior Iraqi commander said Monday. The attacks, which occurred on Sunday in the town of...

  • Nevada changes urged to promote electric cars

    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A nonprofit group promoting energy efficiency is recommending a number of ways Nevada can do more to promote the use of electric cars in the wake of Tesla Motors' plans to build a $5 billion battery factory in the state. Nevada doesn't have the policy infrastructure...

  • SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site

    BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — SpaceX founder Elon Musk says over the next three to four years the company expects to spend $100 million in South Texas on the first commercial orbital spaceport. Musk was joined Monday by Gov. Rick Perry and other officials as SpaceX broke ground at the state's...

  • Tesco suspends execs over inflated profit report

    LONDON (AP) — Tesco, the world's second-largest supermarket chain after Walmart, has suspended four executives and launched an accounting investigation after admitting that its half-year profit was overstated by 250 million pounds ($407 million). The scandal deepens the financial woes for the...

  • Indiana Toll Road operator files for bankruptcy

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge and creditors will have to decide who runs the Indiana Toll Road after the highway's private operator filed for bankruptcy protection, formally acknowledging that it couldn't afford the debt from the multibillion deal to take over the highway. Chicago-based ITR...

  • Escaped Texas prisoner caught

    AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — A convicted killer has been caught about eight hours after he escaped from a prison in Amarillo. Authorities say 34-year-old Marvin Garcia was apprehended Monday morning after authorities searching in a plane saw someone jump from a freight train that had slowed. State...

  • White House will now lock the front door

    "After Friday night's incident, when the door is not in use, it will be secured," said White House press secretary Josh Earnest, clarifying that officials would, in fact, lock the door.

  • Mich. drug testing company settles with Vermont

    MONTPELIER, Vt. (Legal Newsline) – Physicians Toxicology LLC, a Michigan company, agreed to pay the State of Vermont more than $73,500 after reaching a settlement with Attorney General William H. Sorrell on Thursday for allegedly receiving payments from the Vermont Medicaid program that it...

  • New nonprofit seeks to cut off funding for extremist groups

    A new nonprofit that was established Monday seeks to "name and shame" the sources of financing for Islamist extremist groups and bring public pressure to cut them off.

  • Court orders man to pay $144K for cleanup of Columbia River in derelict vessel case

    PROSSER, Wash. (Legal Newsline) – At the request of Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, the Benton County District Court has ordered defendant Brandon Traner to pay the State $144,000 for cleanup of the Columbia River after he was convicted last month of allegedly abandoning a...

  • Conservatives gun for Christie over liberal judge picks

    Conservative critics of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are already out to block his path to the GOP presidential nomination, warning voters that he favors moderate to liberal judges over strict constitutionalists.

  • Dozens flock to new Liberia Ebola treatment center

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's largest Ebola treatment center is already handling 112 patients, a day after it opened, though not all of are confirmed to have the dreaded disease. Health officials said Monday that 46 people admitted to the Island Clinic Treatment Center have tested positive...

  • Liberia Pleads for Help to Fight Ebola

    Liberia's finance minister is urging the international community to quickly follow through on pledges of cash to battle Ebola. Bodies are piling up in the capital Monrovia as the nation awaits more help. (Sept. 22) DURATION: 1:25 ----------------------------------------- SHOTLIST: AP...



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    As far as newspaper corrections go, it was a whopper. On August 24, the editors of the New York Times sucked the air out of a windy essay that had blown through its pages a few days before. The...

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