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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It's a highly anticipated day of the year in Alaska, when residents learn how much money they'll receive from the state's oil wealth savings account — a payout people receive just for living in The Last Frontier.This yea ...more

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DENVER (AP) — A 19-year-old suburban Denver woman who pleaded guilty to trying to help the Islamic State militant group will remain in jail before her sentencing.U.S. District Judge Raymond P. Moore on Wednesday denied Shannon Conley's request t ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.The medical team treating Rick Sacra also said it's optimistic that the 51-year-old ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and the Pentagon are grappling with how to explain what American military forces are doing and could do in Iraq as they battle the Islamic State militants.Speaking at U.S. Central Command on Wednesday, President ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos plans to build a rocket engine that would eventually replace the Russian mainstay used in many American unmanned launches.United Launch Alliance, a collaboration of two aerospace giants that launch ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police searching for a group of people suspected in the beating of a gay couple got an outpouring of help from Twitter and Facebook users, who located a photo of the clean-cut young men and women at a restaurant and helped match nam ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Who was the mystery passenger President Barack Obama greeted Wednesday aboard a government aircraft at Andrews Air Force Base after he returned from Florida?It was none other than his wife, Michelle Obama.The first lady ...more

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COTTONWOOD, Ariz. (AP) — Police say a television show that featured the nearly two-decade-old killing of an Arizona teenager and her unborn baby helped lead to an arrest.Cecilio Cruz was taken into custody Tuesday in Tucson on charges of second- ...more

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HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — Former University of Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence of drugs.The Oregonian newspaper reports (http://is.gd/CuKpgd ) the 21-year-old made no statements at Wednesday's arra ...more

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A group of taxi and limousine operators has filed a lawsuit seeking to stop ride-sharing services from operating in New Mexico.The Public Regulation Commission which regulates taxis and limos previously ruled that Lyft a ...more