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LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — President Barack Obama says that despite unemployment falling to a seven-year low, there is more work to do to increase Americans' wages.Obama is in Wisconsin touting a proposed Labor Department rule that would make more w ...more

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OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A jury has awarded $2.9 million to the family of a California man who died in police custody after taking a large amount of methamphetamine.The family of Robert Ramirez had sued the Oxnard Police Department in federal court ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy is tripling paid maternity leave for women who serve in the Navy and Marine Corps from six to 18 weeks in the first year after birth. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus said on Thursday the change was effecti ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican human rights group said Thursday that military documents show high-ranking officers had given soldiers standing orders to kill criminals ahead of an army mass slaying of suspected drug cartel members after they surrendered. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — New personal financial disclosures from the Supreme Court show that Chief Justice John Roberts and two other justices are maintaining significant investments in individual companies' stock.The details of investments held by Rob ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announced his presidential campaign on Thursday, opening a long-shot bid against Hillary Rodham Clinton and a field of Democratic rivals for the party's nomination.Webb, in an announcement posted o ...more

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The sister of the man accused of killing nine people at a Charleston church has taken down a website profile she used to ask for donations to help pay for her wedding, which was originally planned for the weekend after the slaying ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell in afternoon trading Thursday following the release of a mixed report on the U.S. job market and news that Greek finances are deteriorating. Investors drove bond prices up in a bet that the Federal Reserve will be in no ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Five white Cleveland police supervisors accused of failing to stop a chase that led to a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire and the deaths of two black suspects have been charged with misdemeanors in the predominantly black suburb wher ...more

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Raised by firefighters from the smoking wreckage of the World Trade Center, a flag telegraphed both anguish and resolve. Planted atop a mountain on Iwo Jima, another piece of national cloth came to symbolize collective perseverance and conquest. ...more