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FWC Prepares for “Shot Heard ‘Round the World Day” with New...

Celebrating the upcoming anniversary of the "shot heard 'round the world" that marked the onset of the American Revolution, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...

Lilly’s rheumatoid arthritis pill rejected by regulators

  BY LINDA A. JOHNSON Eli Lilly said U.S. regulators have rejected its much-anticipated pill for the immune disorder rheumatoid arthritis, the drugmaker's second drug development...

Trans fats ban linked with fewer NY heart attacks & strokes

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Local bans on artery-clogging trans fats in restaurant foods led to fewer heart attacks and strokes in several New...

Colorado ends plans for pot clubs over Trump uncertainty

BY KRISTEN WYATT DENVER (AP) — Colorado lawmakers on Thursday backed off plans to become the first U.S. state to regulate marijuana clubs, saying approval...

Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize ‘Obamacare’

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and TOM MURPHY WASHINGTON (AP) — "Obamacare" is proving more of a challenge than the Trump administration bargained for. With the "repeal and...

Trump lets states block some Planned Parenthood money

BY DARLENE SUPERVILLE WASHINGTON (AP) — Further chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family...

Sculptor of Wall Street’s bull wants ‘Fearless Girl’ moved

NEW YORK (AP) — The sculptor of Wall Street's "Charging Bull" says New York City is violating his legal rights by forcing his bronze...

Botticelli show features works never before seen in the US

BY TRACEE M. HERBAUGH BOSTON (AP) — A new exhibition of Sandro Botticelli's paintings, including some never seen in the U.S., will give museumgoers a...

Ask Brianna: What money moves should I make in my 30s?

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

Teen’s quest for Wendy’s nuggets gets huge Twitter support

  RENO, Nev. (AP) — A teen's Twitter stunt to win a year of free chicken nuggets from Wendy's might become the platform's most retweeted...

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70-Year-Old Woman Attacked, Suspect At-Large: NEW PHOTOS RELEASED

A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Ohio man turns in $14,000 found on side of road

  WORTHINGTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man says he was trying to set a good example for his children when he turned in $14,000...

Oklahoma police chief issues himself a speeding ticket

  SPERRY, Okla. (AP) — The police chief of a small northeast Oklahoma community says he issued himself a citation for speeding, but only after...

Target of online trolls suing neo-Nazi website’s publisher

  BY MICHAEL KUNZELMAN A Montana real estate agent sued the founder of a neo-Nazi website on Tuesday, saying the publisher orchestrated an anti-Semitic "campaign of...