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  • PRC race pits GOP incumbent vs. ex-commissioner

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The only contested seat on the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission is pitting a Republican incumbent against a former Democratic commissioner who was once the panel's chairman. Ben Hall is seeking re-election to his District 5 seat on the powerful...

  • Last chance for governor candidates to get digs in

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican rival Jeff Johnson are holding their final face-to-face debate before Minnesota voters decide the election. Friday's debate on Twin Cities Public Television's "Almanac" program is the fifth time they have met on stage....

  • Romania to vote for new leader; corruption ignored

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians go to the polls Sunday to elect a new leader as President Traian Basescu steps down after 10 years. Prime Minister Victor Ponta is favored to win over challengers who include a city mayor and a glamorous lawyer. Here's a look at this Balkan nation's...

  • Marine's defense seeks new judge in war crime case

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys for a Marine being retried on a murder charge in a major Iraq war crime case have asked a judge to remove himself, saying he's incapable of being impartial and objective. The judge, Marine Capt. Andrew Henderson, rejected the claims during a...

  • Gas almost under $3 nationwide: What to know

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon. "It's stunning what's happening here," says Tom Kloza, chief oil...

  • Gas ready to drop below $3 for 1st time in 4 years

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The average price of gasoline in the U.S. hit $3 a gallon Friday, and should soon drop below the benchmark for the first time since December 2010. The price at the pump fell 33 cents in October, thanks mainly to plunging oil prices, according to AAA. Many exuberant...

  • Language fluency case back before Navajo court

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation's highest court is taking up a request Friday to hold election officials in contempt for not removing a disqualified candidate from the ballot. The Supreme Court issued an order last week to postpone Tuesday's presidential election and reprint...

  • Los Angeles airport shooting lessons linger

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year after a man walked into Los Angeles International Airport with an assault rifle and vendetta against security screeners, efforts are still underway to prepare for such attacks. In reviewing the Nov. 1, 2013, shooting, which left a Transportation Security...

  • Construction starts on national guard facility

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — Construction has begun on a new, $53 million Illinois National Guard facility south of Chicago. The Army Aviation Support Facility and Readiness Center in Kankakee will include helicopter maintenance and storage hangars, classrooms and fire suppression systems. The...

  • Pence names new Homeland Security director

    Published: Fri, Oct 31, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence has tapped a new executive director for the Indiana Department of Homeland Security. Pence said Wednesday that David Kane of Elwood would take over management of the agency on Nov. 24. Kane has served as federal security director for the U.S....

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