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Democrats and Republicans say they’ll work together, but stand their ground

| January 21, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama and Republicans say they’ll work with each other, but they’re also promising to stand their ground on issues important to them. In Obama’s State of the Union address last night, he says he would veto any GOP attempt to undo his signature accomplishments, such as the health care law and […]

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Two Japanese hostages held by ISIS

| January 20, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) – Japan’s prime minister is promising to save the two Japanese hostages held by the Islamic State group. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe  told journalists today, “Their lives are the top priority.” Abe also says, “It is unforgivable and I feel strong resentment.” Abe is demanding the Islamic State group immediately release hostages Kenji Goto Jogo and […]

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Super Bowl to feature New England against Seattle

| January 19, 2015

UNDATED (AP) – This year’s Super Bowl will feature New England against Seattle. The Patriots advanced with a 45-7 win over the Colts yesterday in the AFC championship game while the defending league champion Seahawks beat the Packers, in overtime, 28-22 to win the NFC crown. The Super Bowl is being played in two weeks […]

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Ohio man due in court for plotting to attack U.S Capitol

| January 16, 2015

CINCINNATI, Ohio – A man arrested in an FBI sting and charged with plotting to set off bombs at the U.S. Capitol and shoot government officials is due in court. Twenty-year-old Christopher Lee Cornell, who lived with his parents in suburban Cincinnati, is scheduled to appear in federal court for the first time on Friday afternoon. Cornell […]

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Maine man pleads guilty to assault of girlfriend’s son

| January 15, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Berlin man has pleaded guilty to assault for putting his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son inside a running clothes dryer at her home in Bangor, Maine. Adam Morton told police the boy was only in the dryer for one revolution but investigators determined he’d been in longer. WABI-TV reports the incident left […]

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