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GOP hopes testimony showdown can save Kavanaugh

By ALAN FRAM and LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid...

Withdraw Kavanaugh nomination? ‘Ridiculous,’ Trump says

By JONATHAN LEMIRE and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sided with his embattled Supreme Court nominee, defending Judge Brett Kavanaugh against...

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ triumph at Emmys

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors...

In the Carolinas, the winds die down but the water remains

By CHUCK BURTON Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With Wilmington cut off from the rest of North Carolina by still-rising floodwaters from Florence, officials plan...

Alcohol panel is unlikely to call for major reforms

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A state task force conducting an in-depth review of Indiana’s alcohol laws is likely to conclude its two-year study without recommending...

Typhoon kills 64 in the Philippines

By VINCENT YU and JIM GOMEZ Associated Press HONG KONG (AP) — Typhoon Mangkhut barreled into southern China on Sunday, killing two people after lashing the Philippines...

$2.5 million bond for Border Patrol agent charged in 4 deaths

By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol supervisor was jailed Sunday on $2.5 million bond in Texas, accused of killing...

Judge’s order could let South Bend  abortion clinic open

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana judge has recommended that a proposed abortion clinic be allowed to open in South Bend, despite the...

Addicts testing heroin for purity

By MIKESTOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The newest tool in the fight against opioid overdoses is an inexpensive test strip that can help...

Grim warnings for GOP ahead of midterms

By JULIE PACE, CATHERINE LUCEY and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The prognosis for President Donald Trump and his party was grim. In a post-Labor...