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Remnants of pipeline protest camp go up in flames

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CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Some of the last remnants of the Dakota Access pipeline protest camp went up in flames Wednesday as opponents of th... Full Story

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  • Remnants of pipeline protest camp go up in flames
    Remnants of pipeline protest camp go up in flames

    CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Some of the last remnants of the Dakota Access pipeline protest camp went up in flames Wednesday as opponents of the project set fire to makeshift wooden housing as part of a leaving ceremony ahead of a government deadline to get off the federal land.

  • Immigrants change up their routines, brace for arrest
    Immigrants change up their routines, brace for arrest

    In Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children from school and access their bank accounts to pay their bills in the event they are arrested by immigration agents.

  • 'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts
    'It saved my life': Talk of Obamacare repeal worries addicts

    CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (AP) — While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis.

  • San Jose mayor admits failures in flood evacuation order
    San Jose mayor admits failures in flood evacuation order

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The mayor of San Jose acknowledged that the city failed to properly notify residents to evacuate during a flood emergency early Wednesday when some people said they got their first notice by seeing firefighters in boats in the neighborhood.

  • Republicans who won after rowdy town halls now avoiding them
    Republicans who won after rowdy town halls now avoiding them

    DENVER (AP) — Republicans who benefited from rowdy town halls six years ago and harnessed a wave of discontent with Democrats to win seats in Congress are learning a hard lesson this week as they return home: The left is happy to return the favor.

  • Police release audio of suspect in Indiana girls' deaths
    Police release audio of suspect in Indiana girls' deaths

    DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — A teenage girl turned her cellphone on and recorded a man saying "down the hill" before she and a friend were killed along a northern Indiana hiking trail last week, authorities said Wednesday.

  • College Board to boost SAT security to combat cheating

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The firm that owns the SAT college entrance exam is boosting security worldwide following test-stealing and other cheating in recent years.

  • 'Monster' ex-USA Gymnastics doctor charged with sex assault
    'Monster' ex-USA Gymnastics doctor charged with sex assault

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan sports doctor who treated elite female U.S. gymnasts was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting nine girls, including some too reluctant to speak up about the alleged abuse years ago because he was considered a "god."

  • Utah town struggles after teens charged in girl's shooting

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Residents of a small town in northern Utah struggled to comprehend Wednesday why two teenage boys plotted to rob and kill a 14-year-old girl before shooting her in the head and leaving her critically wounded in a ditch, according to prosecutors.

  • Video shows Harrison Ford's plane mistakenly fly over jet
    Video shows Harrison Ford's plane mistakenly fly over jet

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Newly released video shows a small plane piloted by Harrison Ford flying low over an airliner with 116 people aboard moments before he mistakenly landed on a taxiway at a Southern California airport.

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