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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — James B. Edwards, South Carolina's first Republican governor since Reconstruction and later energy secretary for two years in the Reagan administration, has died. He was 87.His son-in-law Ken Wingate confirmed that Edward ...more

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Winter weather turned the West white on Friday.Residents winding down from their holiday revelry are encountering heaps of snow, icy roadways and expectations of more frosty temperatures through the weekend.Snow coated cars and Christmas ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The transit police officers who helped deliver a Christmas baby on a subway train reunited with the newborn boy and his parents Friday morning, trading the chaos of the dingy rail car where they first met for the comfort of a hospit ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush is spending a fourth night in a Houston hospital where he's being treated after experiencing shortness of breath earlier this week.Family spokesman Jim McGrath said Friday evening the 90-year-old ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — J. Robert Beyster, who founded a small technology firm called Science Applications International Corp. and built it into one of the largest defense contractors in the United States, has died at age 90.Beyster's family says the e ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — As he takes steps toward a presidential run, Jeb Bush is resigning from the board of Tenet Healthcare Corp.The health care company said in a regulatory filing Wednesday that the former Florida governor told Tenet's board of director ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — An airplane hauling a banner insulting New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) has been spotted flying above New York City.The banner Friday read: "De Blasio, our backs have turned to you."The message evoked ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — Latin America's oldest and strongest rebel group said Friday that it had released a soldier who was captured earlier this month.The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia said in a statement that it had turned Carlos Becerra Ojeda ...more

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KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the seventh day of his family's holiday vacation in Hawaii on Friday:— MORNING WORKOUT: Obama began his morning as he did many other days of his vacation by exercising at a gym at Marin ...more

AP News - 28 mins ago

Two New York Police Department officers were ambushed last weekend by Ismaaiyl Brinsley after he had made threatening posts online, including references to high-profile cases of white police officers killing unarmed black men and a vow to put "wings on ...more