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  • Donald Trump's Atlantic City history

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — One Atlantic City casino bearing Donald Trump's name closed Tuesday and another is threatening to close in November, but Trump himself has mostly cut ties with the struggling seaside resort. Trump told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he will "take a...

  • Sen. Reid moves to ensure nuclear dump stays dead

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid action in Congress to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid found time Tuesday for an issue closer to home: ensuring that a nuclear waste dump in his home state of Nevada remains mothballed even after the...

  • Colorado Springs' economic growth hit the skids in '13, report shows

    By Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com -
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    Economic growth in the Colorado Springs area last year hit its slowest pace since 2009 and was the second worst among Colorado's seven metropolitan areas, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. The area's economic output grew 1.5 percent in 2013...

  • Things to know about California groundwater law

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that will require the first-ever rules for pumping groundwater in California. Why lawmakers and the governor acted, and what the new laws mean: WHAT IS GROUNDWATER? It's the water that accumulates below the earth's...

  • Anheuser-Busch, McDonald's voice NFL disapproval

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the National Football League's recent scandals, but the companies are stopping short of pulling advertising. Anheuser-Busch said Tuesday that it has spoken with the NFL about concerns related to...

  • NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. On Tuesday, the space agency picked Boeing and SpaceX to transport astronauts to the International Space Station in the next few years. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden named the...

  • Survey finds skepticism about trade's benefits

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans, Japanese and many Europeans aren't sold on the benefits of trade. They doubt that global economic ties create jobs or raise wages, an international survey conducted by the Pew Research Center shows. But people China and other low- and middle-income...

  • Robbery suspects tried to make off with $15,600

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Court documents indicate the suspects in a July bank robbery in Northern California stole $15,600 before two of them and a hostage died in a shootout with police. The figure from the foiled robbery was included in documents released Monday, The Record of...

  • Probe: HealthCare.gov website must boost security

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — HealthCare.gov, the health insurance website serving more than 5 million Americans, has significant security flaws that put users' personal information at risk, nonpartisan congressional investigators have concluded. The Government Accountability Office said the...

  • Landmark fracking study finds no water pollution

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The final report from a landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, found no evidence that chemicals or brine water from the gas drilling process moved upward to contaminate drinking water at a site in western Pennsylvania. The Department of Energy...

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