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WASHINGTON (AP) " Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday released 10 years of his long-anticipated tax returns as he campaigns for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.The returns provide a more detailed look at Sanders' finances than when he ran for president in 2016. The release also...

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) " Leaders of the Navajo Nation and Pueblo tribes expressed frustration Monday with federal oversight of oil and gas leases on public holdings near ancient Native American cultural sites and endorsed legislation to restrict natural gas development around Chaco Culture National...

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) " Alabama lawmakers are set to hold a public hearing Wednesday on legislation before a House committee that seeks to outlaw almost all abortions in the state, what critics call one of the most extremely anti-abortion proposals in the country.The bill would make performing an...

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) " Capital Gazette staff members stayed silent and somberly exchanged hugs Monday when the Maryland newspaper won a special Pulitzer Prize citation for its coverage and courage in the face of a massacre in its newsroom.Before the announcement, newspaper employees gathered in their...

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NEW YORK (AP) " AT&T has sold its 9.5% share in Hulu back to the streaming TV company, leaving Disney and Comcast as its owners.Hulu said Monday that AT&T sold its stake for $1.43 billion, valuing the unprofitable Hulu at $15 billion.The Walt Disney Co. wound up with a 60% share after its purchase...

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NEW YORK (AP) " U.S. measles cases have surged again, and are on pace to set a record for most illnesses in 25 years.Health officials on Monday said 555 measles cases have been confirmed so far this year, up from 465 as of a week ago.While 20 states have reported cases, New York has been the...

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Thousands of tourists could soon have to pay as much as $10 to drive down world-famous Lombard Street in San Francisco.City and state officials on Monday announced a bill that would give San Francisco the authority to establish a toll and reservation system for the street that...

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PARIS (AP) " A catastrophic fire engulfed the upper reaches of Paris' soaring Notre Dame Cathedral as it was undergoing renovations Monday, threatening one of the greatest architectural treasures of the Western world as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below.The blaze...

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) " Police video released Monday shows an officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, fatally shooting a man who was armed but didn't point his weapon at authorities.The body camera footage shows two officers approaching 27-year-old Danquirs Napoleon Franklin outside a Burger King on...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Researchers say seniors who aren't on guard against scams also might be at risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.Elder fraud is a problem, and Monday's study doesn't mean that everyone who falls prey has some sort of dementia brewing. But scientists know that subtle changes in...

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BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) " President Donald Trump played up the benefits of his tax cuts on Monday's tax filing day in a state where he's aiming to turn a narrow defeat in the 2016 presidential race into a victory in his re-election bid next year."We promised these tax cuts would be rocket fuel for...

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REDMOND, Wash. (AP) " Microsoft is revamping its practices for investigating workplace allegations after a group of women shared stories of discrimination and sexual harassment.CEO Satya Nadella sent a letter to employees about the changes Monday.Nadella says the company is increasing support...

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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) " Vermont's largest electric utility is upping the ante and setting a goal of getting all of its power from renewable sources in just over a decade.Green Mountain Power announced over the weekend that it had set a goal of getting 100% of its power from carbon-free sources by...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Elizabeth Warren is vowing to prohibit new fossil fuel leasing on public lands if she's elected president, one of several new energy proposals she rolled out on Monday before a campaign swing in two Western states.Warren, a U.S. senator from Massachusetts, already has launched more...

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NEW YORK (AP) " Whooping cranes, common ravens and peregrine falcons are among the celebrities of the sky in the eyes of Americans, even those who've never laid eyes them.The ruffed grouse or purple martin? They're like friends you might chat with. The wrentit and the Abert's towhee are like the...

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PARIS (AP) " The Latest on a fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris (all times local):9:00 p.m.The mammoth fire that destroyed the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral has spread to one of the church's landmark rectangular towers.An Associated Press reporter at the scene of Monday's fire in Paris watched...

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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) " Visiting Africa to promote female economic development, Ivanka Trump on Monday sought to spotlight laws and customs that hold women on the continent back, from restrictions on property ownership to gender-based violence.The president's daughter and senior adviser, on a...

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) " Federal lawmakers ventured thousands of miles to hear from tribal leaders, archaeologists and others Monday as advocates urge Congress to establish greater restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling near ancient Native American cultural sites in the Southwest.A House...

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There is a way around the notoriously sluggish internet in West Virginia. You just need a car and some time.Kelly Povroznik can tell you, when she happens to get a good signal. She teaches an online college course so hampered by unreliable connections that she has had to drive a half-hour to her...

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) " Year after year, Nebraska's conservative lawmakers have rejected measures calling for limited and highly regulated medical marijuana.They're poised to do it again, but their decision this year could have the unintended consequence of ushering in one of the most unrestricted...

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