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Trump’s story about veteran’s comeback was not quite true

NEW YORK -- Tony Rankins, a formerly homeless, drug-addicted Army veteran, got a standing ovation at the State of the Union after President...

Nevada union might not endorse, but it isn’t staying quiet

Nevada's most politically powerful union, the casino workers' Culinary Union, is so far staying quiet on whether it will endorse a candidate as...

Samsung’s new foldable phone: Cheaper, but still a novelty

Samsung on Tuesday unveiled a new foldable phone, the Galaxy Z FlipBy RACHEL LERMAN and KELVIN CHAN AP Technology WritersFebruary 12, 2020, 12:02...

US says Chinese military stole masses of Americans’ data

WASHINGTON -- Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the computer networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency...

Trump budget to face skepticism, be overwhelmed by politics

President Donald Trump is preparing a $4.8 trillion budget plan that rehashes previously rejected spending cuts while leaving Social Security and Medicare benefits...

Focus turns to Latino authors amid ‘American Dirt’ debate

Latino activists say they hope the controversy around the novel "American Dirt" brings more attention to recent and overlooked works by Latino writersBy...

Largest Nevada casinos report $2 billion gain in fiscal 2019

Regulators say Nevada’s largest casinos reaped more than $2 billion from gambling, room rentals, food and beverage sales, and other customer offerings during...

Leading Kentucky hemp processor files for bankruptcy

Kentucky's agriculture commissioner says a bankruptcy filing by a leading hemp processor was a “gut punch" to the hemp industryBy BRUCE SCHREINER Associated...

Madoff seeks prison release, citing terminal kidney failure

Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff says he has less than 18 months to live and has asked a federal judge to grant him a...

American Airlines halts Hong Kong flights, United to follow

American Airlines says it has suspended flights to Hong Kong, and United will halt flights there starting SaturdayFebruary 5, 2020, 12:10 AM2 min...

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Economic toll of virus sinks in, duration remains an unknown

The Dow Jones Industrial Average over the past five days: up 1,293, down 785, up 1,173, down 969, down 256. The Dow sank...

Austin officials cancel South by Southwest festival

The organizers of South By Southwest have cancelled the annual arts and technology festival, saying they are devastated but that they recognize it...

FAA seeks $19.7 million penalty against Boeing over sensors

Federal regulators want to fine Boeing $19.7 million for using sensors that weren’t listed as compatible with systems that pilots use to see...