• GOP race for governor heads to northern Kentucky

    Published: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's four Republican candidates for governor will participate in a forum at the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce meeting on Friday. Northern Kentucky is strongly conservative and figures to play a prominent role in the May 19 Republican primary....

  • Colorado moving to standardize pot-testing labs

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    DENVER (AP) — Colorado is moving to establish another marijuana first — the first government standards for marijuana testing. A bill approved by its first committee in the state Legislature Thursday would create statewide laboratory standards for the state's 18 pot-testing labs....

  • Colorado to defend pot law for 1st time

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    DENVER (AP) — Colorado is defending its pot law for the first time Friday in a filing due to the U.S. Supreme Court. Friday is the deadline for Colorado to respond to a legal challenge from Oklahoma and Nebraska. The lawsuit challenges Colorado's legalization of recreational...

  • Police say 10 dead in stampede in Bangladesh

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    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — At least 10 people were killed and dozens more injured Friday in a stampede during a Hindu religious gathering in Bangladesh, police said. Local police chief Nazrul Islam said the accident took place in Langalbandh, a Hindu pilgrimage spot on the banks of the...

  • Taliban attacks in Pakistan kill 5 police officers, wound 10

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    KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — The Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said Friday. Another Taliban attack on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded. Militants fired a...

  • Russian military TV station offers job to Jeremy Clarkson

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    MOSCOW (AP) — A television station owned by the Russian defense ministry is offering a job to former "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson. The BBC announced Wednesday that it wouldn't renew Clarkson's contract after a fracas with a producer, ending his connection to the immensely popular...

  • Lawyer: Woman talking to police, kidnapping wasn't hoax

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — The lawyer for a California woman whose reported kidnapping is being investigated as a possible hoax said she has met with police and is cooperating with them. Attorney Doug Rappaport said the abduction of his client, Denise Huskins, was not staged as police...

  • Woman accused in kidnap plot branded self mogul, motivator

    Published: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A woman who police say is at the center of a scheme to kidnap babies to claim as her own calls herself a mogul, a motivational speaker, a poet, a songwriter and one of the "kindest women you will ever meet," on her many websites. But police paint...

  • Wood bison make it to Alaska village; April release planned

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    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Department of Fish and Game says 100 wood bison have been safely delivered to a rural Alaska village for reintroduction into the wild. Biologist Cathie Harms says the last 14 cows reached Shageluk (SHAG-eh-luk) Tuesday afternoon. The department and...

  • Jury deliberations to resume in Silicon Valley lawsuit

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    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jurors who will decide the outcome of a much-watched gender discrimination lawsuit against a prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm are set to enter their third day of deliberations. The jury of six men and six women are due back in San Francisco Superior...

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