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The Senate report on the CIA's interrogation program and the spy agency's official response clash.

Ex-President George H.W. Bush remains hospitalized

Former President George H.W. Bush remained hospitalized in Houston on Wednesday after experiencing shortness of breath, a family spokesman said. Read more »

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Cuba's relations with Catholic Church hit high point

Golden rays of tropical sunlight slant through the caved-in roof of Saint Thomas de Villanueva chapel. Vandals shattered the stained-glass windows and scrawled their names on the thick walls during... Read more »

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Utah woman among first headed to elite Army school

A Utah National Guard solider will be among a handful of women going to the grueling U.S. Army Ranger school as part of the first steps toward integrating the elite combat unit. Read more »

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Threats to NYPD prompt arrests, precinct security

Police have increased security at some stationhouses and made at least two arrests over threats made since the deadly shootings of two officers last weekend, and the mayor vowed Wednesday to... Read more »

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Army data shows rarity of desertion prosecutions

The U.S. Army has prosecuted about 1,900 cases of desertion since 2001, despite tens of thousands of soldiers fleeing the service in the face of deadly combat, long and multiple deployments in Iraq... Read more »

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GPS used to track some immigrants caught at border

The Homeland Security Department is experimenting with a new way to track immigrant families caught crossing the border illegally and then released into the U.S.: GPS-enabled ankle bracelets. Read more »

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Again? Really? What if it's Bush-Clinton in 2016?

There are more than 300 million people in America, yet the same two families keep popping up when it comes to picking a president. Read more »

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Unions make push to recruit protected immigrants

Unions across the U.S. are reaching out to immigrants affected by President Barack Obama's recent executive action, hoping to expand their dwindling ranks by recruiting millions of workers who... Read more »

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Key developments in case of 2 slain NYPD officers

New York police Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos were ambushed Saturday by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, the final act in a rampage that began when he shot and wounded his ex-girlfriend at her home... Read more »

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Who hacked Sony becomes Internet's new mystery

Everyone has a theory about who really hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. Read more »

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4 Ohio inmates challenge lethal injection drug law

Four death row inmates are suing Ohio officials over a new state law that shields the names of companies that provide the state with lethal injection drugs. Read more »

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Rights group urges UN to stop Nigerian executions

A leading Nigerian human rights group is asking U.N. rapporteurs to help try to stop the mass executions of soldiers sentenced to death by firing squad for refusing to fight Islamic militants. Read more »

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Governor's budget directs new money to fight air pollution

Gov. Gary Herbert's proposed $14 billion budget unveiled earlier this month includes a wish list of new money to help with the state's struggling air quality. Chief on the list is a $20 million... Read more »

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Poll: Nearly two-thirds of Utahns disapprove of Obama's executive actions on immigration

Nearly two-thirds of Utahns disapprove of President Obama's recently announced executive orders on immigration, a new UtahPolicy.com poll indicates. Read more »

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DA employees could be displaced up to six weeks by flood of downtown offices

A flood caused by a broken pipe in leased office space in downtown Salt Lake City could displace employees of the Salt Lake County District Attorney's office for up to six weeks, District Attorney... Read more »

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Judge: Commissioner must pay for his own defense in ATV trespass case

A hearing Tuesday ended with a federal judge's ruling that San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman must foot the bill to pay for his own legal defense. Lyman organized and led an ATV ride to... Read more »

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Key N. Korean websites suffer short outages after shutdown

Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10-hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang. Read more »

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Proposal seeks gun permits for Colorado pot users

Colorado was the first state to flout federal drug law with recreational marijuana sales. Now the state's voters may consider a ballot measure to allow pot smokers to carry a concealed firearm. Read more »

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Israel official: Settlement funding up before vote

Israel's outgoing government is pumping millions of dollars into Jewish settlements in the West Bank for public buildings and roads ahead of national elections, an official said Tuesday, in what... Read more »

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Ukraine abandons nonaligned status

The vote by Ukraine's parliament to drop its nonaligned status, which could pave the way for a bid to join NATO, challenges the Kremlin's ardent desire to keep NATO from taking a giant step toward the Russian heartland. Read more »

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Much work still needed on health care sign-ups

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell says health care sign-ups are off to an encouraging start, but a lot of work is still needed to make the second open enrollment season for the... Read more »

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Probe fails to link IRS scandal to White House

A House Republican investigation faults senior IRS officials in the mistreatment of conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status, but could find no link to the White House, according to a... Read more »

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Russia, 4-ex-Soviet nations finalize new alliance

Russia and four other ex-Soviet nations on Tuesday completed the creation of a new economic alliance intended to bolster their integration, but the ambitious grouping immediately showed signs of... Read more »

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AP sources: NYC congressman to plead guilty

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was expected to plead guilty to a federal tax evasion charge Tuesday, people familiar with the plea negotiations said, but it was unclear what would become of his... Read more »

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FDA going after sellers of pure caffeine powder

The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses. Read more »

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