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A wave of panic rattles Hawaii after false missile alert

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:00
HONOLULU (AP) — The second recent blunder in Hawaii's planning for a possible North Korean nuclear attack left islanders shaken after an emergency alert warning of an imminent strike sounded on hundreds of thousands of cellphones. 2018-01-14T05:45:00-05:00 2018-01-14T10:45:24-05:00
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Gun violence focus of Kennedy's Illinois governor campaign

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:00
CHICAGO (AP) — Few people running for public office have been more personally affected by gun violence than Chris Kennedy, who was a child when his father and uncle, Sen. Robert Kennedy and President John F. Kennedy, were assassinated. 2018-01-14T05:47:00-05:00 2018-01-14T10:47:57-05:00
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Chelsea Manning confirms US Senate run

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:00
NORTH BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Chelsea Manning on Sunday confirmed via Twitter that she is a candidate for U.S. Senate. 2018-01-14T05:53:00-05:00 2018-01-14T10:53:56-05:00
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Southern states join to promote civil rights tourism

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:00
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Southern states that once fought to maintain racial segregation are now banding together to promote civil rights tourism at sites including the building where the Confederacy was born and the motel where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. died. 2018-01-13T19:12:00-05:00 2018-01-14T00:12:00-05:00
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A wave of panic rattles Hawaii after false missile alert

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:00
HONOLULU (AP) — The second recent blunder in Hawaii's planning for a possible North Korean nuclear attack left islanders shaken after an emergency alert warning of an imminent strike sounded on hundreds of thousands of cellphones. 2018-01-14T00:31:00-05:00 2018-01-14T05:31:03-05:00
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Medicaid work mandate will create uncertainty in some states

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:00
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work, get job training or perform community service in exchange for getting health coverage through Medicaid. 2018-01-14T00:45:00-05:00 2018-01-14T05:45:56-05:00
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Plan to relieve Manhattan gridlock with tolls gains momentum

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 01:00
NEW YORK (AP) — Bumper-to bumper, horn-honking traffic through Manhattan streets is about as New York as bagels and Broadway. A plan to ease that problem is tapping into another mainstay of city life: high driving tolls. 2018-01-13T05:43:00-05:00 2018-01-13T10:43:29-05:00
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Doctor, elderly couple, 6-year-old among mudslide victims

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 01:00
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — A doctor and his daughter who died in the arms of her brother were among the 18 people killed in devastating mudslides that brought tragedy and sorrow to the idyllic coastal community of Montecito, California. 2018-01-13T15:51:00-05:00 2018-01-13T20:51:45-05:00
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'We made a mistake' Hawaii sends false missile alert

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A false alarm that warned of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii sent the islands into a panic Saturday, with people abandoning cars in a highway and preparing to flee their homes until officials said the cellphone alert was a mistake. 2018-01-13T17:20:00-05:00 2018-01-13T22:20:43-05:00
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'We made a mistake' Hawaii sends false missile alert

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 22:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A false alarm that warned of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii sent the islands into a panic Saturday, with people abandoning cars in a highway and preparing to flee their homes until officials said the cellphone alert was a mistake. 2018-01-13T14:52:00-05:00 2018-01-13T19:52:01-05:00
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California mudslides death toll rises to 19

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 22:00
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — The death toll from the mudslides in a California coastal town rose to 19 on Saturday but a man who had also been on the list of missing persons was located alive, authorities said. 2018-01-13T15:24:00-05:00 2018-01-13T20:24:03-05:00
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Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A false alarm that warned of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii sent the islands into a panic Saturday, with people abandoning cars in a highway and preparing to flee their homes until officials said the cellphone alert was a mistake. 2018-01-13T12:41:00-05:00 2018-01-13T17:41:09-05:00
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Difficult search goes on in California mudslides

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:00
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Crews dug away at masses of mud, boulders and debris with earth-moving machines and shovels Saturday in a California town ravaged by mudslides, hoping to find seven people still missing in a disaster that has already claimed at least 18 lives. 2018-01-13T11:33:00-05:00 2018-01-13T16:33:11-05:00
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Medicaid work mandate will create uncertainty in some states

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:00
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work, get job training or perform community service in exchange for getting health coverage through Medicaid. 2018-01-13T12:25:00-05:00 2018-01-13T17:25:57-05:00
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Missouri governor inspired disputes before affair was public

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 18:00
Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens courted controversy and touched off political disputes even before acknowledging an extramarital affair and facing bombshell allegations that he blackmailed the woman involved. 2018-01-13T11:32:00-05:00 2018-01-13T16:32:09-05:00
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Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 16:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A push alert that warned of a ballistic missile heading straight for Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was issued by mistake, state emergency officials said. 2018-01-13T10:23:00-05:00 2018-01-13T15:23:08-05:00
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Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 15:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A push alert that warned of ballistic missile heading straight for Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was a mistake, state emergency officials said. 2018-01-13T09:48:00-05:00 2018-01-13T14:48:16-05:00
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Medicaid work mandate: Common sense reform or unfair burden?

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 15:00
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work, get job training or perform community service in exchange for getting health coverage through Medicaid. 2018-01-13T08:47:00-05:00 2018-01-13T13:47:47-05:00
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GOP-leaning states line up to require work for Medicaid

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:00
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work, get job training or perform community service in exchange for getting health coverage through Medicaid. 2018-01-13T06:00:00-05:00 2018-01-13T11:00:16-05:00
Categories: National News

Missouri governor inspired disputes before affair was public

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:00
Missouri Republican Gov. Eric Greitens courted controversy and touched off political disputes even before acknowledging an extramarital affair and facing bombshell allegations that he blackmailed the woman involved. 2018-01-13T06:05:00-05:00 2018-01-13T11:05:42-05:00
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