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In this  2014 file photo, the Supreme Court is seen in Washington. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 12:12 P.M.

Supreme Court picks could define Trump’s presidency

WASHINGTON – Senate Republicans held a Supreme Court seat vacant for the next president. Now that it’s President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican majority in the Senate, what happens next? The election results end the hopes for President Barack Obama’s ...

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Hillary Clinton supporters react as results come in at an election night party for the Democratic presidential candidate at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York on Tuesday. (Vernon Bryant / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 11:10 A.M.

Clinton’s campaign was crippled by voters who stayed home

On Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton appears to have been the choice of a plurality of voters to be the next president of the United States. As of this writing, she leads Donald Trump by about 35,000 votes nationally, a margin that will likely climb as more votes from heavily populated, Democratic-leaning states are added.

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A photo issued by the Rail Accident Investigation Branch shows the tram that derailed near the Sandilands stop in Croydon, London, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. (Rail Accident Investigation Branch / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 10:50 A.M.

Police: 7 killed in London tram derailment

LONDON – Seven people were killed and more than 50 injured when a tram derailed while rounding a tight curve in a rainstorm in south London Wednesday, police said. Investigators said the train, which tipped over on its side, apparently ...

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Former President Bill Clinton applauds as his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. (Andrew Harnik / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 9:19 A.M.

Clinton: ‘We owe him an open mind, chance to lead’

A day after Donald Trump, against all odds, won election as America’s 45th president, Hillary Clinton on Wednesday said the nation proved to be “more divided than we thought” but urged unity and told her supporters, “We owe him an open mind and a chance to lead.”

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1965 Harrington Basketball

The Harrington High basketball team was on a mission for the 1964-65 season. It had just missed winning the state B championship the prior year, losing in the final seconds ...

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