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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he no longer feels welcome at Navy SEALs reunions since publication of a book that accused him of making disparaging remarks about the special operations force.Ventura is suing the ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has freed a Canadian sailboat that became trapped in Arctic ice off the north coast of Alaska.KTUU-TV (http://bit.ly/1nyaGCF) reports the 36-foot Altan Girl out of Vancouver was attempting to sail to ...more

AP News - 27 minutes ago

Citigroup said Monday that its net income dropped in the second quarter after it took a $3.8 billion charge to settle claims over its risky subprime mortgage business.The charge pushed down its net income to $181 million from $4.18 billion a yea ...more

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SKIPPACK, Pa. (AP) — Authorities were awaiting lab results Monday to identify the cause of a mysterious smell that led to a voluntary evacuation of about 150 homes in suburban Philadelphia.Problems arose Sunday evening after a resident of the to ...more

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A wildfire in Southern Oregon has destroyed six homes and 14 other buildings and grew overnight.The fire began Sunday afternoon in a rural subdivision named Moccasin Hill.Spokeswoman Erica Hupp says there was no ...more

AP News - 48 minutes ago

Stocks are moving sharply higher in midday trading as the market shakes off its worst weekly performance in three months.Citigroup rose 4 percent after the bank turned in better results than Wall Street expected. The bank also said it had reache ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen plans to build a new seven-passenger SUV at its factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, adding about 2,000 factory jobs as it tries to reverse U.S. sales that have fallen for the past two years.The German automaker ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore and members of the Kennedy family are joining hundreds of mourners for the funeral of renowned journalist and press freedom champion John Seigenthaler.Monday's funeral in Nashville reflected ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The co-founder of Rodeo Alaska is recovering after he was gored — but still managed to win a prize — at his own event.The Anchorage Daily News (http://bit.ly/1jI8MzV) reports 43-year-old Frank Koloski was competing in th ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A former boarding house at the center of a David and Goliath battle between an elderly woman and Donald Trump is going up for auction.In the 1990s, Trump had wanted to tear down Vera Coking's building and convert the l ...more