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Oct 30 2016

Jaguars Owner Says He Will Not Fire Head Coach Gus Bradley

Bradley has been under fire since the start of his tenure as the head coach of the Jaguars going 14-40 in his first three seasons. "There's never an excuse for not pl...

Oct 29 2016

Biden to be Clinton's pick for secretary of state

Biden is a past chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committtee who touted his foreign-policy chops, as they say, while running for president in 2008; his experience...

Oct 23 2016

Iraqi special forces launch 'large-scale' operation to retake Mosul

Army Maj. The Turkish leader reaffirmed that USA officials had agreed to the Turkish air force's participation in the US -led coalition. "Many families are starting to ...

Oct 20 2016

In US: 4 students shot in "isolated" attack, one in critical condition

School officials said they were recovering from their injuries. Residents and businesses in the area were asked to shelter in place while police searched the area for s...

Oct 19 2016

Francona: Middle finger was 'nervous habit'

But climbing out of a 3-0 hole like the Blue Jays find themselves in requires a near miracle, the Red Sox the only team to have pulled off the great escape when the b...

Oct 16 2016

Sierra Nevada wildfires: trio of blazes destroys homes and forces evacuations

About 360 firefighters were manning the lines and another 500 were on the way to the scene, Kukulus said, some from as far away as the San Francisco Bay Area. Crews arriv...

Oct 16 2016

Trump Loses Support Of Three Ohio Republican Office Holders

Portman, the Republican, should "get down on his knees and apologize" to Ohioans for supporting "job-killing trade deals" that sent OH jobs to China and other lower-wage ...

Oct 15 2016

Obama on Republicans disavowing Trump: Too little, too late

He said you just have to be a decent human being. As the presidential election draws to a close, Obama has increasingly embraced his role as troll-in-chief to the forme...

Oct 14 2016

Breast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities Persist

For more on breast cancer, visit the American Cancer Society . If you have questions about an early detection plan for yourself, contact the nurse navigator at Mission...

Oct 13 2016

Rain and storms Wednesday and a cool down on the way

Six of the first 11 days in October have recorded highs of 70 degrees or higher, and so far the overall monthly temperature is averaging 5 degrees above normal. It's a pr...

Oct 11 2016

As Some in GOP Sever Ties With Trump, McConnell Ignores Him

Trump's comments were in response to Ryan's remarks in a conference call with Republican lawmakers that he won't defend Trump and will spend the next month defending his ...

Oct 11 2016

CEO of 'World's Top Online Brothel' Arrested for Pimping

In a statement Friday, Liz McDougall, Backpage.com general counsel, called the raid and Ferrer's arrest "an election-year stunt, not a good-faith action by law enforc...

Oct 10 2016

Kaine: Pence threw Trump 'under the bus' in debate

A CNN/ORC instant poll following the debate showed Pence performed better than Kaine, with viewers declaring him the victor, 48% to 42%. "We're really happy with Govern...

Oct 10 2016

1 killed, 8 wounded in gunfire at party in Michigan

The shooting happened at around 4 a.m.in the 1800 block of 28th Street SE. A man driving the wrong way on an interstate highway in Vermont spawned several crashes that ...

Oct 09 2016

How The Patriots Tried To Trade For, Almost Signed Terrelle Pryor

So what happened? Well, these are the Browns, so you probably could guess: Johnson fumbled, the Washington Redskins recovered at their 9, and then drove 91 yards to a go-...

Oct 08 2016

Trump comfortably ahead of Clinton in 2 Tennessee polls

Trump has also listened to the counsel of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , who excelled at the town hall format during his failed presidential run. "They were saying t...

Oct 07 2016

Ted Cruz officially endorses Donald Trump in Facebook post

Trump, in contrast, has promised to appoint justices 'in the mold of (the late Antonin) Scalia, ' Cruz wrote. Rather, as Cruz explained, though he has "areas of significa...

Oct 05 2016

Nurses, Allina Health ready to negotiate again

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. "It will move forward toward a...

Oct 04 2016

Stakes Rise for Mike Pence in Vice-Presidential Debate

Mike Pence will enter the vice presidential debate with weeks of practice under his belt, a notable departure from running mate Donald Trump's own debate preparations -...

Oct 04 2016

Houston student, 14, charged with making clown terror threat

School district officials say they're withholding the name of the student charged because he's a juvenile. Please be assured that safety and security is a top priority fo...