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  • TUESDAY, NOV. 20, 2012, 12:57 A.M.

    Wind, rain pummel Pacific Northwest

    SEATTLE (AP) — Residents in Washington and Oregon braced for more wet weather after a fierce storm swamped streets, toppled trees and large trucks, cut power to nearly 50,000 residents, …


  • MONDAY, NOV. 19, 2012, 12:37 A.M.

    Marine Corps forms new fighter jet squadron

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Marine Corps is forming the first squadron of pilots to fly the next-generation strike fighter jet, months after lawmakers raised concern that there was a …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012, 2:06 P.M.

    1-cent increase to stamp price gets regulatory OK

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The cost of mailing a first-class letter will go up by a penny in January. The Postal Regulatory Commission on Friday approved the proposed rate increase, which …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012, 9:26 A.M.

    Woman with child drives on Phoenix airport runway

    PHOENIX (AP) — A woman driving with a small child in her car crashed through a gate at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and drove on the runway in the …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012, 5:40 A.M.

    Texas parade honoring war heroes ends in tragedy

    MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Cheered on by a flag-waving crowd, a parade float filled with wounded veterans and their spouses was inching across a railroad track when the crossing gates …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 15, 2012, 10:57 A.M.

    Obama views Sandy recovery in aerial tour of NYC

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama got his first look Thursday at the devastation that Superstorm Sandy waged on New York City, with a helicopter tour above flood-ravaged and …


  • WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, 2012, 12:17 A.M.

    Preliminary hearing in Afghan massacre case ends

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — As Army officials weigh whether a case against a staff sergeant accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers in a pre-dawn rampage will proceed to …


  • TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2012, 10:35 A.M.

    Preliminary hearing ends in Afghan massacre case

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Army prosecutors on Tuesday asked an investigative officer to recommend a death penalty court-martial for a staff sergeant accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers …


  • TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2012, 7:45 A.M.

    Saudi man gets life in prison in US bomb plot

    AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — A former Texas college student from Saudi Arabia was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for trying to make a bomb for use in a religious …


  • MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012, 5:56 P.M.

    10 Things to Know for Tuesday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Tuesday: 1. WHAT PETRAEUS THOUGHT OF THREATENING EMAILS


  • MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012, 10:31 A.M.

    More women have driver’s licenses than men in US

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Women have passed men on the nation’s roads. More women than men now have driver’s licenses, a reversal of a longtime gender gap behind the wheel that …


  • MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012, 1:35 A.M.

    New Orleans streetcar line to get Super Bowl debut

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With the Super Bowl less than three months away, New Orleans is rushing to lay streetcar tracks through one of its busiest corridors to connect by …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 2012, 1:53 P.M.

    AP sources: US weighs broader nuke deal with Iran

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is considering a new approach in negotiations to curb Iran’s nuclear program that would ease economic sanctions faster than previously offered if Tehran makes …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2012, 4:03 P.M.

    FEMA sending manufactured housing to Sandy zones

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is moving manufactured housing into areas in New York and New Jersey that were hit hardest by Superstorm Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2012, 11:46 A.M.

    FEMA to use manufactured housing in Sandy zones

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is moving manufactured housing into areas in New York and New Jersey that were hit hardest by Superstorm Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency …


  • MONDAY, NOV. 5, 2012, 2:11 P.M.

    AP sports writer’s harrowing tale of Sandy

    NEW YORK (AP) — I was the first to cry. Not my wife. Not our three kids.


  • MONDAY, NOV. 5, 2012, 1:31 P.M.

    AP sport writer’s harrowing tale of Sandy

    NEW YORK (AP) — I was the first to cry. Not my wife. Not our three kids.


  • MONDAY, NOV. 5, 2012, 4:42 A.M.

    Post Sandy, manic Monday begins for commuters

    NEW YORK (AP) — Commuters streaming into New York City on Monday endured long waits and crowded trains, giving the recovering transit system a stress test a week after Superstorm …


  • SUNDAY, NOV. 4, 2012, 10:47 A.M.

    Storm leaves Connecticut Gold Coast shaken

    WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) — The floodwaters churned by Superstorm Sandy damaged waterfront homes along Connecticut’s southwest coast, and turned the charming center of tony Westport into a ghost town, with …


  • SATURDAY, NOV. 3, 2012, 1:03 A.M.

    Calif grandma claims $23M lotto prize just in time

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — For more than five months — while Julie Cervera struggled to pay a $600 electrical bill, feed her family and keep the cable company from …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 2, 2012, 5:20 P.M.

    Calif grandma claims $23M lotto prize just in time

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — For more than five months — while Julie Cervera struggled to pay a $600 electrical bill, feed her family and keep the cable company from …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 2, 2012, 7:36 A.M.

    Where are all the space shuttles now?

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The last of NASA’s space shuttles to fly, Atlantis, is the last to move to its new retirement home, just 10 miles away at Kennedy …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 2, 2012, 2:09 A.M.

    Derailed tanker burns in central Kentucky

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Emergency workers in Kentucky were increasingly confident that fire crews had contained a blaze spewing flames and smoke from a derailed tanker car, allowing them to …


  • FRIDAY, NOV. 2, 2012, 1:22 A.M.

    Final 10-mile trek for space shuttle Atlantis

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Accompanied by astronauts and shuttle workers, Atlantis made a slow, solemn journey to retirement Friday, the last space shuttle to orbit the world and the …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 7:57 P.M.

    Judge: Employee not let go over intelligent design

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former computer specialist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory was not dismissed because he advocated his belief in intelligent design while at work, a Superior Court …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 3:52 P.M.

    Amtrak may restore service from NYC to Boston

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amtrak president Joseph Boardman says he hopes the railroad will be able to resume service between New York City and Boston on Friday. There has been no …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 2:32 P.M.

    Derailed tanker burns in Ky. with no end in sight

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The blaze that authorities initially said would end in a couple of hours instead spewed flames and smoke from a derailed tanker car for a second …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 1:52 P.M.

    Amtrak restores service NYC and points south

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amtrak says it will resume partial service between New York City and points south, including Philadelphia and Trenton, N.J., on Thursday night. Amtrak spokesman Steve Kulm says …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 1:21 P.M.

    Exasperation builds on Day 3 in storm-stricken NYC

    NEW YORK (AP) — Frustration — and in some cases fear — mounted in New York City on Thursday, three days after Superstorm Sandy. Traffic backed up for miles at …


  • THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2012, 11:53 A.M.

    Last shuttle’s retirement move pains workers

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Space shuttle Atlantis isn’t going far to its retirement home at Kennedy Space Center’s main tourist stop. But it might as well be a world …


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