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Iowa voters credit GOP lawmaker for opposing health bill

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FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2017, file photo, Rep. David Young, R-Iowa, speaks at town hall meeting in Urbandale, Iowa. Rebuffing President Donald Trump and Republican leaders on the GOP health care bill seemed like a major political misstep for Young, who quickly was punished by a political action committee linked to Speaker Paul Ryan. Nearly three weeks later, voters in Young's southwestern Iowa district _ Republicans and Democrats _ say the GOP congressman made the right move. (AP Photo/Linley Sanders, File) ... Read More
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Hydrogen fuel cell cars creep up _ slowly _ on electrics

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The fuel cell engine of the Honda Clarity is shown during a media preview at the New York International Auto Show, at the Jacob Javits Center in New York, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Hydrogen fuel cell cars could one day challenge electric cars in the race for pollution-free roads -- but only if more stations are built to fuel them. Honda, Toyota and Hyundai have leased a few hundred fuel cell vehicles over the past three years, a... Read More
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Phones and social media turn consumers into whistleblowers

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz speaks in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service. The United fiasco where a passenger was dragged off a United Express flight on Sunday, April 9, 2017, is just the latest example of bad behavior by a company or its employees called out by witnesses with a smartphone. Munoz eventually apologized, but not for two days and after first blaming the customer and airport security. Three days after the inc... Read More
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Defense in Kim Jong Nam murder case fears 'trial by ambush'

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Vietnamese suspect Doan Thi Huong, center, arrested in the death of Kim Jong Nam, is escorted by police officers as she leaves a court house in Sepang, Malaysia, Thursday, April 13, 2017. Malaysian authorities said two women swiped Kim's face with VX nerve agent as he waited in Kuala Lumpur airport for a flight home to Macau in February. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Handcuffed and facing the judge, two young women accused of poisoning Kim Jong Nam app... Read More
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Uproar over United video imperils Chicago airport police

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FILE - In this July 8, 2015, file photo, United Airlines and United Express planes prepare to takeoff at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. After a man is dragged off a United Express flight on Sunday, April 9, 2017, United Airlines becomes the butt of jokes online and on late-night TV. Travel and public-relations experts say United has fumbled the situation from the start, but it's impossible to know if the damage is temporary or lasting. Air travelers are drawn to the cheapest price no matter the n... Read More
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Germany favors ban on boat exports to Libya to stop migrants

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(AP) -- The German government says it would support a ban on the export of boats from the European Union to Libya as part of measures to stem the flow of migrants across the Mediterranean. Smugglers use often rickety vessels to ferry thousands of migrants from the north African country to Europe each month. Mass drownings are common when the overloaded boats capsize or sink. In a response... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Indian green watchdog: Festival massively damaged river bank

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(AP) -- An expert panel appointed by India's top environmental watchdog has said that damage caused by a cultural festival held on the banks of the Yamuna River a year ago would need at least a decade to be fixed. The panel set up by the National Green Tribunal after the Art of Living Foundation's World Culture Festival said restoring the river banks would cost around 420 million rupees ($6.5... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Japan PM: NKorea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives for the official opening of the Ryomyong residential area, on Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, speaking Thursday at a parliamentary panel on national security and diplomacy, warned that North Korea may be capable of firing a missile loaded with sarin nerve gas toward Japan. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned Thursday that North Korea may be cap... Read More
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Abbas seeks 'unprecedented' steps to end Palestinian split

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(AP) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas warned that he will take "unprecedented steps" to end the political division between his West Bank-based autonomy government and the Hamas-run Gaza Strip. Abbas did not explain, but could try to use financial pressure to extract concessions from the Islamic militant Hamas which seized Gaza from him in 2007. Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Oil demand growth seen slowing for a second year

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(AP) -- The International Energy Agency expects growth in the global demand for crude oil to slow for a second consecutive year in 2017. The Paris-based agency expects growth of 1.3 million barrels a day this year, compared with 1.4 million barrels previously forecast, due to stalled demand in the U.S., Middle East, Russia and India. In its monthly report released Thursday, the IEA,... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Airplane maker ATR signs $536M, 20-aircraft deal with Iran

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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2016, file photo, an Iranian Mahan Air passenger plane takes off as a plane of Iran's national air carrier Iran Air, left, is parked at Mehrabad airport in Tehran, Iran. European airplane manufacturer ATR said it signed a deal with Iran Air for 20 aircraft with option for 20 more on Thursday, April 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- European airplane manufacturer ATR said Thursday it sealed a $536-million sale with Iran Air for at least 20 ... Read More
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Fly the funnier skies: Mideast airlines troll United

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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 22, 2017, file photo, an Emirates plane taxis to a gate at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dubai-based Emirates released an ad after video went viral of a United passenger being forcefully removed that toyed with the Chicago-based carrier's longtime slogan. "Fly the friendly skies ... this time for real," it read. (AP Photo/Adam Schreck, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Mideast carriers are having fun at United Airlines' expens... Read More
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Global stocks lower after Trump talks down dollar

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Women walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, April 13, 2017. Asian stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell for a second day and U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew a threat to declare China a currency manipulator. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after President Donald Trump withdrew a threat to declare China a currency manipulator and said the... Read More
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China's exports accelerate in March, import growth moderates

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FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2016 file photo, trucks line up at a container port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China's export growth accelerated in March in a positive sign for global demand while import growth cooled, according to customs data Thursday, April 13, 2017. (Chinatopix via AP, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- China's export growth accelerated in March in a positive sign for global demand, though import growth cooled. Exports rose 16.4 percent from a year earlier to ... Read More
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European airplane manufacturer ATR says it signs deal with Iran Air for 20 aircraft with option for 20 more

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(AP) -- European airplane manufacturer ATR says it signs deal with Iran Air for 20 aircraft with option for 20 more.... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Hawaiian fisherman asks to restrict foreign fishing licenses

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(AP) -- A Native Hawaiian fisherman is asking a state board to declare that only people who are lawfully admitted to the United States can get commercial fishing licenses. The petition was filed Wednesday in response to an Associated Press investigation that found hundreds of foreign fishermen confined to boats and some living in subpar conditions. Hawaii grants the foreign fishermen licenses... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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EPA: US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary

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(AP) -- A spill at a U.S. Steel plant in northern Indiana that sent wastewater containing a potentially carcinogenic chemical into a Lake Michigan tributary was apparently caused by a pipe failure but testing has found none of that toxic substance in the lake, the company and federal officials said Wednesday. Tuesday's spill of an unknown amount of wastewater led to the closure of three beach... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Embattled O'Reilly takes his longest spring break in years

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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, host Bill O'Reilly of "The O'Reilly Factor" on the Fox News Channel, poses for photos in the set in New York. Embattled Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly hasn't taken this much time off consecutively in March or April for at least 10 years. O'Reilly says he's off "The O'Reilly Factor" until April 24. Cable television's most popular host has seen an advertiser exodus following reports of settlements reached with five women to keep quiet about harassment accusations. (AP Phot... Read More
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IndyCar tests at reconfigured Texas test minus some Hondas

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A technician with Honda watches IndyCar auto race track testing at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. IndyCar is conducting tests at TMS where the track has been repaved and two turns reconfigured. (AP Photo/LM Otero) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Helio Castroneves immediately noticed the differences at the fast Texas Motor Speedway oval where he has won a record four IndyCar Series races and led more than 500 laps. Castroneves and other In... Read More
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Puerto Rico union sues to block pension cuts

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(AP) -- One of Puerto Rico's largest unions sued on Wednesday to block a federal control board's austerity plan that would slash pensions and other spending by the U.S. territory. The suit filed by the United Public Servants union said the plan violates a law protecting the pension system as well as constitutional guarantees involving contracts between the government and retirees. The union... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Buffett's firm selling some of its Wells Fargo shares

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(AP) -- Warren Buffett's company is selling a chunk of its Wells Fargo stock to avoid some federal regulations. The sale isn't tied to the scandal over the bank's sales practices that led to its CEO's departure last year, Berkshire Hathaway said Wednesday. Instead, Berkshire said it's selling the stock to keep its stake in the San Francisco-based bank below 10 percent to avoid additional... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Companies vie to remake Seattle arena to attract NHL, NBA

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(AP) -- Two arena companies have pitched multi-million plans to remake Seattle's KeyArena into a premier entertainment venue that's ready for an NBA or NHL team. Seattle has so far received two proposals ahead of Wednesday's 5 p.m. PDT deadline for bids to renovate the 55-year-old city-owned facility. KeyArena was the former home of the SuperSonics before the basketball team bolted for Oklahoma... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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The Latest: United to pay compensation to plane passengers

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FILE- In this June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz delivers remarks in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service. Video of police officers dragging a passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday, April 10, 2017, on social media, but United's CEO defended his employees, saying they followed proper procedures and had no choice but to call authorities and remove the man. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) (Credit: AP) ... Read More
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United says it is offering compensation to all passengers on flight from which a man was dragged by security officers.

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(AP) -- United says it is offering compensation to all passengers on flight from which a man was dragged by security officers.... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Former Trump campaign chairman to register as foreign agent

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FILE - In this July 17, 2016 file photo, then- Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Manafort will register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, his spokesman said Wednesday, April 12. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort wi... Read More
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Group seeks processed meat ban at 2 California districts

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(AP) -- An advocacy group sued the Los Angeles school district for serving hot dogs and other processed meats to students, arguing that they increase the risk of cancer, it was announced Wednesday. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine filed the lawsuit Tuesday asking a court to ban the district from offering processed meats. It seeks the same ban for the Poway school district... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Correction: Online Eye Exams story

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(AP) -- In a story April 8 about optometrists supporting a Connecticut bill limiting online eye exams, The Associated Press reported erroneously the medical title of the co-founder of Opternative, a company that offers such tests. He is an OD, a doctor of optometry, not an OC. A corrected version of the story is below: Connecticut optometrists seek to limit online eye exams Some... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Auto show: SUVs of all sizes; Sonata aims for a comeback

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The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon sits on display during a media preview for the New York International Auto Show, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- From high-performance muscle cars to hot-selling SUVs to cars hitting the U.S. market for the first time, the 2017 New York International Auto Show features a diverse lineup of new vehicles. The show officially opens to the public on Friday. Here are some of the buzz-worthy... Read More
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Farmers dismayed that USDA delays fair practice rule

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(AP) -- A rule designed to protect the legal rights of farmers who grow chickens and hogs for the nation's largest meat processing corporations, was delayed Wednesday by President Donald Trump's administration, halting by at least six months an initiative rolled out by President Barack Obama in his final days in office. The rule was first proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Airlines pushing back on talk of banning overbooking flights

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Number of passengers who hold confirmed reservations and are denied boarding from a flight because it is oversold. (Credit: AP) (AP) -- With the federal government and a Senate committee looking into the dragging of a man off a United Express flight, the airline industry is beginning to speak up against any effort to bar them from overselling flights. The CEO of Delta Air Lines called overbooking "a valid business process." "I don't think we need to ha... Read More
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Boy, 8, craves burger, drives dad's van a mile to McDonald's

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(AP) -- A craving for a McDonald's cheeseburger apparently prompted an 8-year-old Ohio boy to take his 4-year-old sister for a ride in his dad's van, which he learned to drive on the internet. East Palestine police Officer Jacob Koehler tells WJW-TV (http://bit.ly/2nFFHMY ) in Cleveland the father went to bed Sunday and the mother fell asleep on the couch with the kids. Koehler says... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Ancestry.com helps family of dead boy find man posing at him

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(AP) -- A Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 has been arrested on charges of Social Security fraud and aggravated identity theft after the baby's aunt discovered the ruse on Ancestry.com. Jon Vincent, 44, was arrested in Lansdale, near Philadelphia, on Monday, but had also lived near Pittsburgh and York, Pennsylvania since 2003 -- after first obtaining... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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World Trade Center construction firm partner pleads guilty

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(AP) -- A man with ties to the Bonanno organized crime family who is a secret partner in a World Trade Center construction firm pleaded guilty Wednesday to criminal charges, prosecutors said. Vincent Vertuccio, 61, of Maspeth, pleaded guilty in Brooklyn federal court to charges of conspiracy and making a false tax return and agreed to pay over $1 million in restitution to the Port Authority... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz waits to be interviewed, in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service, a new business class product that will become available on trans-Atlantic flights. Munoz said in a note to employees Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that he continues to be disturbed by the incident Sunday night in Chicago, where a passenger was forcibly removed from a United Express flight. Munoz said he was committed to "fix what's brok... Read More
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Sisters hurt in deadly Kansas waterslide incident reach deal

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FILE - In this July 9, 2014, file photo, riders go down the water slide called "Verruckt" at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City, Kan. Two sisters injured in a 2016 waterslide accident that killed state lawmaker's 10-year-old son on the "Verruckt" have reached a settlement with the water park's owner. Attorney Lynn Johnson wouldn't reveal the terms of the out-of-court deal Wednesday, April 12, 2017, with the Schlitterbahn park over the accident last summer. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File) (Credit: AP)... Read More
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Egypt's leader juggles insurgency, economy

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FILE -- In this Monday, April 3, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump walks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at the White House in Washington. The Palm Sunday deadly bombings of two churches left el-Sissi grappling with the question of how to defeat a tenacious insurgency by Islamic State group militants. His predicament comes at a time when he's also tackling the problem of repairing a broken economy, carrying out tough reforms that have won praise from economists but have dealt a devastating b... Read More
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North Korea decries US carrier dispatch as parliament meets

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A U.S. Marine soldier conducts the U.S.-South Korea joint Exercise Operation Pacific Reach in Pohang, South Korea, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. North Korea is vowing tough counteraction to any military moves that might follow the U.S. move to send the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier and its battle group to waters off the Korean Peninsula. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- North Korea's parliament convened Tuesday amid heightened tensions on the divided peninsul... Read More
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South African opposition marks Zuma's birthday with protest

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(AP) -- South Africa's opposition groups on Wednesday marked the 75th birthday of President Jacob Zuma with a protest against him, pushing for his resignation because of scandals and his dismissal of a widely respected finance minister. The rally in Pretoria, which followed nationwide protests last week that drew tens of thousands on Friday, comes amid sharp criticism of Zuma within the ruling... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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The Latest: Investors grow skittish about French election

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Supporters of French hard-left presidential candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon gather in Marseille's Old Port, southern France, to attend a campaign rally, Sunday, April 9, 2017. The two-round presidential election is set for April 23 and May 7. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- The Latest on France's upcoming presidential election (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Investors are growing more cautious about France and the euro ahead of ... Read More
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World stocks mixed, yen and gold rise as global risks weigh

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People wait to cross a street in front of an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm showing Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 stock index that tumbled 210.32 points to 18,537.55 in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Most Asia stock markets retreated Wednesday as rising geopolitical risks kept investors on edge, with Japanese shares leading the decline after the strengthening yen breached a key level. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- European shares gained Wednesda... Read More
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Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail publisher

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(AP) -- U.S. First Lady Melania Trump has accepted an apology and damages from the publisher of the Daily Mail newspaper for reporting rumors about her time as a model. Trump sued the Daily Mail in Britain and Mail Online in the United States over the August 2016 article. The first lady's attorneys argued that the report damaged her ability to build businesses based on her status as a "successful... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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World trade growth forecast to pick up this year and next

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(AP) -- The World Trade Organization is predicting an uptick in global trade this year and next after a lackluster 2016, while cautioning that uncertainty about policies like protectionism and anti-globalization present risks to its forecast. The Geneva-based trade body, which has faced rumblings that the Trump administration might move to withdraw the United States, is projecting trade growth... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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United pledges to review policies on removal of passengers

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz waits to be interviewed, in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service, a new business class product that will become available on trans-Atlantic flights. Munoz said in a note to employees Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that he continues to be disturbed by the incident Sunday night in Chicago, where a passenger was forcibly removed from a United Express flight. Munoz said he was committed to "fix what's brok... Read More
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Group: Bankruptcy judge shortage could 'cripple' Delaware

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(AP) -- A federal organization responsible for court policy says the Delaware Bankruptcy Court could be crippled if Congress doesn't make a group of temporary judges permanent. News outlets report the U.S. Judicial Conference sent a letter to congressional leaders on April 4 urging them to pass legislation that'll add four fixed bankruptcy judges and make 14 existing judgeships permanent.... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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IMF leader Lagarde warns against trade protectionism

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(AP) -- The head of the International Monetary Fund says that after six years of disappointing growth, the world economy is finally gaining momentum. But she warns of a number of potential threats, ranging from political uncertainty in Europe to protectionism that could hinder global trade. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says that there is a critical need for more international cooperation,... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Turkey: explosion at police station was 'terror attack'

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A secury officer patrols near the site after an explosion in Diyarbakir, Turkey, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. An explosion inside a workshop where a police armored vehicle was being repaired killed one man and injured a number of other people, Turkish police said Tuesday. The blast in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir caused part of the workshop -- an annex to the city's main police headquarters -- to collapse.(AP Photo) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- An explosion that hit a police stati... Read More
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The El Faro's final hours: How it was done

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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 file photo, Charles Baird, former second mate of the El Faro, left, and Mike Kucharski with the National Transportation Safety Board discuss route options available to the El Faro when dealing with the approaching hurricane during a hearing investigating the ship's sinking in October 2015 in Jacksonville, Fla. Before the freighter El Faro sank, the captain was warned by a text message from his vacationing second mate that a storm looming offshore was forecast to become a... Read More
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El Faro's tragic ending 'burned' in investigator's mind

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FILE - This Friday, Aug. 12, 2016 file photo shows a case containing the electronic components of the S-VDR, voyage data recorder from the freighter El Faro at Mayport Naval Station, in Jacksonville, Fla. The 790-foot El Faro sank Oct. 1 after losing propulsion and getting caught in the hurricane while traveling between Jacksonville and Puerto Rico. All 33 crew members died. (Bob Mack/The Florida Times-Union via AP) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- It was just a fleeting moment, hardly noticeabl... Read More
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El Faro widow turns anguish into mission for safer ships

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Rochelle Hamm speaks during an interview at her home in Jacksonville, Fla., Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Since her husband died after the freighter El Faro sank in a hurricane, Rochelle has been on a mission to make ships safer. Hamm says she was motivated in part by her terrified husband's last words, which were recorded and stored on the ship's date recorder as the vessel sank. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Rochelle Hamm's eyes fill with tears when she reads ... Read More
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Report: US sought to monitor Trump adviser last summer

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FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2016, file photo, Carter Page, a former foreign policy adviser of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, speaks at a news conference at RIA Novosti news agency in Moscow, Russia. A published report says the FBI obtained a court order to monitor communications of an adviser to then-candidate Donald Trump last summer. The Washington Post reported April 11, 2017 the application to a special court to monitor Carter Page was part of the investigation into potential links between the Republican's... Read More
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'I'M A GONER': El Faro's last hours as ship sails into storm

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FILE - This undated image made from a video released April 26, 2016, by the National Transportation Safety Board shows the stern of the sunken ship El Faro. Amid howling winds, blinding squalls and massive waves, the freighter El Faro and its crew struggled for survival _ unaware that their course was taking them directly into the path of Hurricane Joaquin. All 33 crew members were killed. (National Transportation Safety Board via AP, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Danielle Randolph squin... Read More
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Giddy Up! Automakers raise horsepower, speed to new heights

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The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is unveiled during a media preview for the New York International Auto Show, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Fred Croatti often drives his silver Dodge Charger Hellcat to the grocery store, turning heads as he rumbles through the parking lot with a supercharged 6.2-Liter 707-horsepower engine. Although Croatti's car sounds like a NASCAR racer, the retired pilot from Port Orange, Fl... Read More
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Chills, spills, thrills in high-mountain quest to gauge snow

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In this photo taken March 30, 2017, Kevin Klinefelter, left, and John Dittli, right, begin to ski toward Kearsarge Pass in Inyo National Forest near Independence, Calif., where they hoped to conduct a snow survey before the conditions turned them back to try another day. Despite new technologies, California's snowpack is still measured the old-fashioned way: by skiers who manually measure the depth and water content of the snowpack. (AP Photo/Brian Melley) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- We ... Read More
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Wal-Mart to discount online-only items delivered to stores

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(AP) -- Starting next week, Wal-Mart will offer discounts on thousands of online-only items when customers elect to have them shipped to one of the company's stores for pickup. The move is part of the retailer's efforts to better compete with online leader Amazon. Initially, the discount will be available on about 10,000 items. But the Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer says it will... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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NY Gov. Cuomo touts new state budget in Buffalo, Rochester

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(AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has headed west to celebrate new state laws that make college more affordable and permit the upstate expansion of Uber and Lyft. The Democratic governor appeared in Buffalo and Rochester Tuesday to tout provisions in the state's new $153 billion state budget, which lawmakers passed over the weekend. The budget includes a new scholarship that will cover... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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During border visit, Sessions outlines immigration plan

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions, left, shakes hands with U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers as he tours the U.S.-Mexico border, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in Nogales, Ariz. Sessions announced making immigration enforcement a key Justice Department priority, saying he will speed up deportations of immigrants in the country illegally who were convicted of federal crimes. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions toured the U.... Read More
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'Charging Bull' sculptor accuses NYC of violating his rights

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(AP) -- The sculptor of Wall Street's "Charging Bull" statue is accusing New York City of violating his legal rights by allowing the "Fearless Girl" statue to be installed facing the bronze beast, without his permission. Attorney Norman Siegel told The Associated Press that Arturo Di Modica will explain at a news conference Wednesday exactly how he's challenging city officials who issued... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Explosion at Army ammunition plant in Missouri kills 1

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This photo from video by KCTV5 shows damage to the side of a building in the aftermath of a fatal explosion at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant in Independence, Mo., Tuesday, April 11, 2017. (KCTV5 via AP) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- An explosion Tuesday at a sprawling ammunition plant near Kansas City, Missouri, killed one worker and injured four others, the U.S. Army said. The blast at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant in Independence, just east of Kansas City, occurred i... Read More
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Brazil court opens probes into top ministers, lawmakers

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(AP) -- Brazil's Supreme Court announced on Tuesday that it has opened corruption investigations into eight government ministers and dozens more top politicians in a sweeping decision that affects one third of embattled President Michel Temer's Cabinet and many of his top allies. In total, 108 people will be investigated following Justice Edson Fachin's ruling, which was itself the product... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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The Latest: Senators want answers from United, Chicago

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This Sunday, April 9, 2017, image made from a video provided by Audra D. Bridges shows a passenger being removed from a United Airlines flight in Chicago. Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, and a spokesman for the airline insisted that employees had no choice but to contact authorities to remove the man. (Audra D. Bridges via AP) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- The Latest on the passenger who w... Read More
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United CEO's 3 statements on passenger dragged off flight

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz waits to be interviewed, in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service, a new business class product that will become available on trans-Atlantic flights. Munoz said in a note to employees Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that he continues to be disturbed by the incident Sunday night in Chicago, where a passenger was forcibly removed from a United Express flight. Munoz said he was committed to "fix what's brok... Read More
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Yahoo accused of mismanaging fund for dissidents in China

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(AP) -- A new lawsuit accuses Yahoo of turning its back on Chinese dissidents that it had promised to help as penance for previously turning over information about other activists to the Chinese government. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in a Washington, D.C., federal court by a group of Chinese dissidents, contends that Yahoo mismanaged a $17 million fund it set up to provide financial aid to... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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1st drug OK'd for movement disorder caused by certain meds

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This photo provided by Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. shows the label on a bottle of the drug Ingrezza. On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration approved Ingrezza, the first drug for treating a neurological syndrome that causes uncontrollable body movements that can also interfere with speech, swallowing and breathing. (Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. via AP) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- U.S. regulators have approved the first drug for treating a neurologica... Read More
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House race in heavily GOP Kansas surprisingly competitive

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In this March 23, 2017, photo, Democrat James Thompson, a candidate for Kansas' 4th Congressional District, speaks during a debate in Wichita, Kan. President Donald Trump stepped into a surprisingly competitive special congressional election in Kansas Monday, April 10, 2017, recording a get-out-the-vote call on behalf of Republican candidate Ron Estes. Thompson, is spending the final day of campaigning before Tuesday's election talking directly to voters. It was the first special congressional election... Read More
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Alabama's new governor no stranger to state politics

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Kay Ivey speaks after taking the oath of office of Governor of Alabama, Monday, April 10, 2017, in Montgomery, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Within a span of minutes, Alabama's lieutenant governor catapulted from a position of largely ceremonial duties to the state's top political job. But new Republican Gov. Kay Ivey has decades of experience working in, and around, state politics. She held two terms as state treasurer and ran for governor in 2010, enterin... Read More
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CEO issues new apology as details of passenger's past emerge

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz waits to be interviewed, in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service, a new business class product that will become available on trans-Atlantic flights. Munoz said in a note to employees Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that he continues to be disturbed by the incident Sunday night in Chicago, where a passenger was forcibly removed from a United Express flight. Munoz said he was committed to "fix what's brok... Read More
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Clinic's closure leaves 3 abortion providers in Louisiana

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(AP) -- The closure of an abortion clinic in northwestern Louisiana leaves just three other such clinics in the state. The Bossier City Medical Suite's phone number was no longer in service Tuesday and the website was down. State business records show the company's officers are the same Texas-based principals of Causeway Medical Suite, a suburban New Orleans facility that closed last year.... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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The Latest: Plant closed for the day as blast investigated

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(AP) -- The Latest on an explosion at a Missouri military ammunition plant that killed one person and injured four others (all times local): 5 p.m. The ammunition plant in Missouri where one person was killed and four others were injured has been closed for the day while investigators try to determine what caused the explosion in a primer mixing building. Lt. Col. Eric Dennis,... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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United faces public-relations fiasco over dragged passenger

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FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016, file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz delivers remarks in New York, during a presentation of the carrier's new Polaris service, a new business class product that will become available on trans-Atlantic flights. Munoz said in a note to employees Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that he continues to be disturbed by the incident Sunday night in Chicago, where a passenger was forcibly removed from a United Express flight. Munoz said he was committed to "fix what's broken so th... Read More
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Christie calls for halt to airline 'bumping' regulations

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(AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he has asked the Trump administration to suspend regulations that allow airlines to overbook flights. Christie, a Republican, sent a letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Tuesday, citing a passenger who was dragged off a United Express flight in Chicago on Sunday. Christie called the practice of "bumping" passengers off flights... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Town manager who denied harassing woman shoots self in head

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In this May 11, 2016 photo, Town Manager Steve Biggs poses for a photo in Christiansburg, Va. Authorities said Tuesday, April 11, 2017, that Biggs the manager of Christiansburg, a small town in Virginia, shot himself after an hourslong standoff. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP) (Credit: AP) Police said the recently-hired manager of a small town in Virginia shot himself in the head on Tuesday, ending a standoff, after a woman went to court accusing him of harassment. Of... Read More
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Report: Homeland Security fields 1,000 sex abuse complaints

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FILE - In this May 26, 2010 file photo a man detained at the Otay Mesa immigration detention center looks out from a room in San Diego. An advocacy group said Tuesday, April 11, 2017, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog fielded more than 1,000 complaints of sexual assault or abuse from people in custody at immigration detention centers. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- An advocacy group said Tuesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's ... Read More
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Slumping PC market shows a glimmer of hope in 1st quarter

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FILE - This April 24, 2014, file photo shows the ASUS All-in-One PC ET2322 desktop computer, in Decatur, Ga., which has a touch-sensitive, 23-inch display. The long-suffering personal computer market may be finally recovering from the damage inflicted by the shift to smartphones and tablets. International Data Corp. estimates that PC shipments during the first quarter of 2017 rose by nearly 1 percent from 2016. The modest gain marks the first quarterly increase in five years. A separate report from Gartner es... Read More
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Chicago, United Express lambasted over man dragged off plane

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This Sunday, April 9, 2017, image made from a video provided by Audra D. Bridges shows a passenger being removed from a United Airlines flight in Chicago. Video of police officers dragging the passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, and a spokesman for the airline insisted that employees had no choice but to contact authorities to remove the man. (Audra D. Bridges via AP) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Several minutes after a passenger... Read More
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World Bank: Philippine economy to grow close to 7%

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(AP) -- The World Bank says the Philippines will remain a top performer in East Asia, with its economy forecast to grow close to 7 percent in the next three years. A bank report released Tuesday said the economy is projected to grow 6.9 percent this year and next, and 6.8 percent in 2019, with government's implementation of planned infrastructure projects to spur additional business activity,... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Iowa town's editor wins Pulitzer for taking on farm groups

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(AP) -- The owner of a small-town Iowa newspaper who took on powerful agricultural groups for allowing nitrogen runoff to pollute lakes and streams and wrote that the state "has the dirtiest surface water in America," won the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing on Monday. Art Cullen, who owns the Storm Lake Times with his brother John, acknowledged it wasn't easy taking on agriculture in... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Outages increase as Puerto Rico company crumbles amid crisis

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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2016, file photo, motorists illuminate a storefront with their headlights as they drive in to buy bread after a massive blackout, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. An increase in power outages in 2017, is taking its toll on Puerto Rico as the U.S. territory's heavily indebted public power company struggles to modernize its crumbling infrastructure amid a deep economic crisis. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Spoiled food. Damaged appliances. Shuttered... Read More
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Asian shares mostly lower as North Korean tensions simmer

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A woman walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Shares were mostly lower Tuesday in Asia amid growing wariness over tensions with North Korea. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Shares were mostly lower Tuesday in Asia amid growing wariness over tensions with North Korea. A stronger yen pulled Japanese shares lower. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index slipped 0.5 percent to 18,708.49 as... Read More
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Building under construction collapses in Mexico City, 6 dead

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A woman carries a sign reading "Stop illegal construction," as she protests outside a compound where a parking garage under construction collapsed in Mexico City, Monday, April 10, 2017. Several residents of the area appeared at the scene to protest, saying they have already lodged complaints over more than 100 recent constructions, which they say have been or are being built on unstable, ecologically sensitive land. Part of a building under construction collapsed on Monday, trapping workers underneath concrete beam... Read More
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Troubled Toshiba reports unaudited results after 2 delays

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A photographer takes a photo before a press conference at the Toshiba Corp.'s headquarters in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Toshiba, whose U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. has filed for bankruptcy protection, said Tuesday it expects a loss of 1.01 trillion yen ($9.2 billion) for the fiscal year that ended in March. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Toshiba Corp., whose U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. has filed for bankruptcy protection, r... Read More
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Anti-hunger groups praise NY farm-to-foodbank tax credit

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(AP) -- Anti-hunger advocates in New York are cheering the passage of a new tax credit for farmers who donate fruits and vegetables to foodbanks. The initiative was included in a $153 billion state budget that won final legislative approval on Sunday. Farmers already donate millions of pounds of food every year, but say a tax credit for donations would reduce the costs of harvesting... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Teen involved in arson fire fatal to friend to be sentenced

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(AP) -- Sentencing is scheduled for a western New York teenager who has pleaded guilty in connection with a tire recycling plant fire that killed his friend soon after the victim made a desperate cellphone call for help. The 14-year-old boy is scheduled to be sentenced 10 a.m. Tuesday in Niagara County Family Court in Lockport, where the fire last August killed Joseph Phillips, also 14. Authorities... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Democrats: Solid opposition to Trump, but what comes next?

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FILE - In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks during a meeting about climate change and sustainable development at United Nations headquarters. President Donald Trump is a unifying force for Democrats, bringing together disparate factions in opposition to nearly every presidential move. "We have been right and successful in saying 'no' when he wants to drive the Titanic into the iceberg," said Inslee. Now, Inslee said, "we have to take actions that show we can drive in forward and ... Read More
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Global shares mixed as North Korean tensions simmer

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A woman walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Shares were mostly lower Tuesday in Asia amid growing wariness over tensions with North Korea. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Shares were mixed Tuesday in Europe and Asia as trading was overshadowed by North Korea's rumblings over the U.S. decision to send an aircraft carrier group into waters near the Korean Peninsula. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's ... Read More
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Chinese auto sales weaken sharply in March after tax rise

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In this Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 photo, a worker walks past Haval SUV models parked outside the Great Wall Motors assembly plant in Baoding in north China's Hebei province. China's auto sales growth plunged in March as demand for SUVs weakened and purchases of sedans contracted, an industry group reported Tuesday, April 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Wong) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- Growth in China's auto sales plunged in March as demand for SUVs weakened and purchases of sedans contracted, an indus... Read More
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Industry group reports Chinese auto sales growth sank to 1.7 percent in March following sales tax rise

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(AP) -- Industry group reports Chinese auto sales growth sank to 1.7 percent in March following sales tax rise.... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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A look at the charges against former Alabama governor

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(AP) -- Former Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigned after pleading guilty to two misdemeanor campaign finance violations as part of a plea deal with prosecutors. Both charges are minor, but the decision to resign ended the state investigation and an impeachment push against him in the Alabama Legislature related to an alleged affair. Here's a look at what Bentley pleaded guilty to Monday: ___ FAILURE... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in... Read More
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Cases, but also cafeteria duty, await Gorsuch at high court

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In this photo provided by the Public Information Office Supreme Court of the U.S., Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr., and fellow justices watch as Neil Gorsuch signs the Constitutional Oath after Roberts administered the Constitutional Oath in a private ceremony, Monday, April 10, 2017, in the Justices' Conference Room at the Supreme Court in Washington. How do you keep a new Supreme Court justice's head from getting too big? Start by making him take notes and answer the door at the justices' private ... Read More
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Key facts on the resignation of Alabama's governor

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(AP) -- Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigned and pleaded guilty on the first day of a legislative hearing that could have led to his impeachment over allegations linked to his alleged affair with a longtime aide. Booked at the county jail Monday, Bentley appeared first in court during a hearing and then at the Alabama Capitol to resign just three days after he said he wouldn't quit. Bentley's... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Study: Migrant workers exploited en route to Arab Gulf

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In this Monday, April 10, 2017 photo, a few labourers work on the road construction site in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A new study has found that South Asian migrants working in the multi-billion dollar construction industry in Arab Gulf countries are shouldering the costs of their own recruitment fees while companies and their clients are reaping the benefits from inexpensive labor. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- South Asian migrants working in the multi-billion d... Read More
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Trump jobs demands force automakers into political conflict

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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010, file photo, production team member Steve Turley, right, and Toyota President Akio Toyoda look into a Camry on the assembly line at the Toyota Motor Manufacturing plant in Georgetown, Ky. Toyota said Monday, April 10, 2017, it is investing $1.3 billion to retool its sprawling Georgetown factory, where the company's flagship Camry sedans are built. No new factory jobs are being added, but Toyota says the upgrades amount to the biggest single investment ever at one of its... Read More
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Wells banker singled out for excesses had a meteoric rise

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(AP) -- Her banking career ended in scandal, but the start was straight out of the storybooks. The way Carrie Tolstedt told it, she caught the banking bug early when she was a child in a small Nebraska town. Her father ran the local bakery and she would join him on his visits to the local bank after a day's work. The tellers were so nice. "They knew my dad by name," she told American... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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After talks, Chinese region sees risks to trade, US visits

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In this April 7, 2017, image made from video, businessman Dennis Shia, 50, is interviewed by the Associated Press in Hong Kong. As U.S. President Donald Trump met his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping last week, Shia said that Trump's trade policies could be ultimately self-defeating. (AP Photo) (Credit: AP) (AP) -- After repeatedly bashing China on the campaign trail, President Donald Trump met his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping for the first time last week at Trump's Florida estate.... Read More
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Swift and Knight combining to create trucking giant

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(AP) -- Swift Transportation and rival Knight Transportation are combining to create one of the nation's largest trucking companies. The two Phoenix companies are merging in an all-stock deal creating the country's leading trucking company catering to customers like retailers and manufacturers with enough products to fill up a full truck by themselves. The new company will be called... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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APNewsBreak: Ohio State beefs up response plans after attack

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(AP) -- Ohio State University is beefing up its emergency alert system and streamlining the way officials communicate in a crisis after a November car-and-knife attack exposed some flaws in the text-message procedure. Some campus contractors and visitors weren't aware of campuswide "Buckeye Alerts" to seek shelter during the attack that wounded more than a dozen people, according to the report... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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The Latest: United CEO says upset by man dragged off plane

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(AP) -- The latest on an incident in which a passenger was dragged from a United Airlines plane at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport (all times are local): 12:25 a.m. The CEO of United Airlines' parent company says the airline is conducting its own investigation after police dragged a passenger from an overbooked United plane after he refused to give up his seat. United Continental... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Airlines often oversell flights, end up bumping passengers

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FILE - This Thursday, March 16, 2017, file photo shows the interior of a commercial airliner at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Airlines are allowed to oversell flights, and they frequently do, because they assume that some passengers won't show up. But there are some federal rules that apply. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) (Credit: AP) United Airlines booted 3,765 passengers off flights last year just because it sold more tickets than there were seats on the plan... Read More
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Sierra Club appeals New Jersey gas pipeline approval

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(AP) -- An environmental group is appealing the approval of a hotly contested natural gas pipeline through the ecologically sensitive New Jersey Pinelands region by the state agency created to protect the area. The Sierra Club filed an appeal Monday of a Feb. 24 decision by the New Jersey Pinelands Commission to approve a pipeline through the federally protected reserve. The pipeline... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Video: Passenger is dragged off overbooked United flight

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(AP) -- Video of police officers dragging a passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, and a spokesman for the airline insisted that employees had no choice but to contact authorities to remove the man. As the flight waited to depart from Chicago's O'Hare Airport, officers could be seen grabbing the screaming man from a window seat, pulling... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More
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Symantec says CIA tools found across 16 countries

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(AP) -- The CIA's cyberespionage toolkit made public by WikiLeaks has been linked to 40 spying operations in 16 countries, an early public assessment of the intelligence agency's global hacking operations, computer security company Symantec said Monday. In a blog post published , the California-based Symantec Corp. said the tools in WikiLeaks' recent releases have been linked to the electronic... Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12. Already registered or an Optimum customer?Log in ... Read More