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TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 2016

Supporters wait for Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump to speak during a primary night rally, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (Bill Sikes / Associated Press)

Donald Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

Donald Trump nailed down a solid first electoral win in New Hampshire’s presidential primary Tuesday, demonstrating his unorthodox campaign can translate large crowds at rambunctious rallies into the votes that determine delegates. His Republican rivals battled for second place, looking to break from the pack and ensure the survival of their campaigns.

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North Korea restarts plutonium reactor, intelligence chief says

North Korea has expanded a uranium enrichment facility and restarted a plutonium reactor that could start recovering material for nuclear weapons in weeks or months, the U.S. intelligence chief said Tuesday in delivering the annual assessment by intelligence agencies of the top dangers facing the country.

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A look at Obama’s final budget proposal for 2017

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama proposed a record $4.1 trillion budget on Tuesday. Here’s a look at each agency and department: AGRICULTURE Up or down? Down 5.3 percent Highlight: – Obama’s budget for the Agriculture Department includes a proposed $12 ...

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Gwyneth Paltrow tearfully testifies against accused stalker

Gwyneth Paltrow testified Monday in the trial of a man accused of stalking her, saying he wrote upsetting letters discussing her death and his intention to marry her and also sent her pornography and unsolicited gifts. Dante Soiu is accused of stalking the Oscar-winning actress for 17 years, but the case focuses on the most recent batch of 66 messages he’s sent her between 2009 and 2015.

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Blogs

Sunday Spin 2: Baby boom?

During the debate over the supermajority for tax increase amendment, Sen. Mark Schoesler said some supporters of the tax package had been "high-fiving" each other over its passage. He may ...









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