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Nassar gets 60-year prison sentence

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A former elite sports doctor whose sexual assault cases have rocked Michigan State University and the group that trains...

Portage officials consider suing U.S. Steel

PORTAGE, Ind. (AP) — Officials of a northern Indiana city have condemned U.S. Steel’s silence over an October spill of a potentially carcinogenic chemical...

Winds diminish slightly, easing firefighters’ task

By AMANDA LEE MYERS and ANDREW DALTON Associated Press VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities closed a major freeway Thursday as flames from the largest and most destructive...

Jones seeks women’s support in Alabama Senate contest

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones drew a line between himself and Republican nominee Roy Moore as he sided with women...

GOP signals it will prevent government shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans left no doubt that the House will approve legislation Thursday preventing a weekend partial government shutdown, erasing any suspense...

FBI director defends his agency against Trump’s attacks

By SADIE GURMAN and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Countering strident attacks on his agency from the president who appointed him, FBI Director Chris...

Mideast braces for fallout from Trump’s move on Jerusalem

By KARIN LAUB and ILAN BEN ZION Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinians shuttered schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns on...

SBOE approves new graduation requirements

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Board of Education voted Wednesday to approve new requirements mandating that students do more to graduate from high...

Gene therapy shows promise against blood-clotting disease

By MARILYNN  MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer Gene therapy has freed 10 men from nearly all symptoms of hemophilia for a year so far, in a...

Grand jury to hear evidence in teen’s shooting

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana grand jury will decide whether a railroad officer was justified when he shot a 13-year-old boy who...