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Lawmaker seeks probe after AP reveals maggots in NY facility

BY DAVID KLEPPER ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York state lawmaker is demanding a federal investigation into New York state's care for the...

Life with Moxie: The first flight from the nest

It’s my second day driving with my first born to drop her, her car and about 300 percent more than anyone needs in a...

EU: 17 nations get tainted eggs, products in growing scandal

BRUSSELS (AP) — EU officials say 15 European Union members plus China and Switzerland have reported receiving contaminated eggs or egg products in a...

Three Cheers: Things to do this weekend

The madness of tax-free weekend has come and gone and we’re heading into the second week of August. I know it’s hard to admit...

How well do you know your credit cards?

BY MELISSA LAMBARENA Using a credit card doesn't require much effort or experience. Swipe, insert or click and you can charge what you want within...

Trump continues taunts of Senate GOP leader over health care

BY ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump resumed his taunts of the Senate's top Republican on Thursday, expressing disbelief that Majority Leader...

Pope Francis to Belgian Catholics: Stop offering euthanasia

BY MARIA CHENG LONDON (AP) — Pope Francis has ordered a Belgian Catholic charity to stop offering euthanasia in its psychiatric hospitals. In May, the...

Study: Trump actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many...

Want to live like a Trump? President’s old home is on...

NEW YORK (AP) — Want to live like a Trump? Now's your chance: The president's New York City boyhood home is on Airbnb. The 1940...

Ask Brianna: How do I afford college as an older student?

BY BRIANNA McGURRAN "Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money,...

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Arctic voyage finds global warming impact on ice, animals

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Defiant Trump renews criticism of ‘both sides’ in protest

BY JONATHAN LEMIRE and JULIE PACE NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and...

SWFL can expect 77 percent coverage during eclipse, NASA scientist says

Americans across the country are preparing for the first cross-continental total solar eclipse in almost a century, and Southwest Florida residents are looking for...