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February 14, 2019 - 3:10 pm
A federal utility board voted Thursday to close a coal-fired power plant in Kentucky, rejecting pressure from President Donald Trump and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in a move that will further reduce its dependence on coal.
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February 14, 2019 - 3:04 pm
The winner of a $1.54 billion lottery jackpot in South Carolina has yet to come forward. That means the state of South Carolina might be a big loser too.
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February 14, 2019 - 2:03 pm
Drivers were startled to see a hungry bear that got stuck in the back of garbage truck and took a ride across a stretch of eastern North Carolina.
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February 14, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The Senate on Thursday confirmed William Barr as attorney general, placing the veteran government official and lawyer atop the Justice Department as special counsel Robert Mueller investigates Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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Andrew Limberg
February 14, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Michael Fuoco, reporter at the Post-Gazette and president of the Newspaper Guild of Pittsburgh says the paper’s publisher John Block entered the newsroom on Saturday night around 10 p.m. in an “altered state” with his 12-year-old daughter and caused a scene.
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February 14, 2019 - 12:19 pm
Under strong pressure from Congress, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday that it will move ahead this year with a process that could lead to setting a safety threshold for a group of highly toxic chemicals in drinking water.
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February 14, 2019 - 12:11 pm
Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search.
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(Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP)
February 14, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Some students have difficulty trusting classmates outside their circle. Parents say interactions with school staff are more impersonal. Teachers worry that added security detracts from learning.
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February 14, 2019 - 11:56 am
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview aired Thursday that he worried that investigations into President Donald Trump's ties to Russia and possible obstruction of justice would be shut down after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey.
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February 14, 2019 - 11:50 am
President Donald Trump would be taking an extraordinary step by declaring a national emergency to steer money to his promised border wall. He's making it sound quite ordinary.
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