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October 25, 2014

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  • Excitement mounts among Colorado GOP

    7 minutes ago

    (AP) HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The quiet murmur of several dozen Republican activists crammed in a small office in this Denver suburb was broken Saturday morning by a jocular cry: "Hey, everybody, what's going on?" Rep. Cory Gardner, the party's ...

  • AP source: Addae showed concussion symptoms Friday

    9 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says San Diego Chargers safety Jahleel Addae didn't show symptoms of a concussion until Friday afternoon, a day after having two scary reactions following hits in a loss at ...

  • MacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Island

    10 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one and finished with a birdie for a 5-under 65 and a share of the lead Saturday with Andrew Svoboda in the McGladrey Classic. Svoboda overcame a double bogey for ...

  • County panel to look at crowding at Vegas jail

    11 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County Detention Center is running a deficit approaching $28 million this fiscal year as the inmate population increases, county lawmakers were told. Clark County commissioners said they want a committee to look at overcrowding ...

  • Real Madrid beats Barca 3-1 in Suarez's debut

    23 minutes ago

    (AP) Luis Suarez set up Neymar's fourth-minute goal in the Uruguayan forward's first competitive debut for Barcelona following a four-month biting ban, but Real Madrid rallied to beat Barcelona 3-1 Saturday night in the first "clasico" of the season. On a ...

  • Hawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuation

    29 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities are telling residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to give days. Hawaii County Civil Defense said Saturday officials are going door-to door to keep residents ...

  • Botswana ruling party leads in early vote results

    30 minutes ago

    (AP) GABORONE, Botswana (AP) — The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades was leading Saturday in early results from the country's election, but the opposition appeared to have made gains after capitalizing on voter discontent. The ruling Botswana ...

  • Saturday's College Football

    34 minutes ago

    (AP) EAST Brown 42, Cornell 16 Bryant 42, Robert Morris 9 Dartmouth 27, Columbia 7 Duquesne 48, Alderson-Broaddus 27 Fordham 48, Lehigh 27 Harvard 49, Princeton 7 Maine 20, Rhode Island 14 Marist 27, Campbell 20 Navy 41, San Jose St. ...

  • Murray beats Ferrer to reach Valencia final

    38 minutes ago

    (AP) VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-seeded David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Valencia Open. The third-seeded Murray, who won the title here in 2009, bettered Ferrer at his own ground game to win ...

  • Darrell Wallace Jr. wins at Martinsville again

    41 minutes ago

    (AP) MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. has won the Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway for the second consecutive year. The victory Saturday comes a year after Wallace became the first black driver to win a national NASCAR race ...

  • Downtown Phoenix hotel evacuated by fire

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix hotel is working to relocate hundreds of guests after a fire triggered an evacuation Saturday morning. Shanna Wolfe, a spokeswoman for Sheraton Downtown Phoenix Hotel, says about 800 guests as well as hotel staff were ...

  • Across US, Dems enlist Latinas for top of ballot

    5 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) APOPKA, Fla. (AP) — The Democratic lieutenant governor candidates from Florida, Texas and Nevada all have colorful biographies: a Colombian-born business executive; a pharmacist-turned-veteran lawmaker; and a juvenile delinquent-turned-lawyer. And all balk at the umpteenth "How does it feel to ...

  • Canada reopens grounds of Parliament Hill

    54 minutes ago

    (AP) OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadians returned to the reopened grounds of Parliament Hill on Saturday just three days after a gunman shot and killed a soldier at the national war memorial and then stormed Parliament before he was gunned down. ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

    57 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 1-3-2 (one, three, two)

  • Yosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bay

    1 hour, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Rangers at Yosemite National Park say they're in a constant battle to keep wild black bears — with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws — far away from humans. Ranger Scott Gediman said that destructive bear ...

  • Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast

    1 hour, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the ...

  • Ogier leads Rally of Spain, closes in on title

    1 hour, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) SALOU, Spain (AP) — Sebastian Ogier inched closer to his second straight rally world title, staying ahead of teammate and nearest chaser Jari-Matti Latvala to maintain his lead of the Rally of Spain on Saturday. The Frenchman saw Latvala chip ...

  • Cunningham, Meyers Taylor win openers at US trials

    1 hour, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Cunningham and Elana Meyers Taylor drove their sleds to wins Saturday in the opening races of the U.S. bobsled national team selection trials. Cunningham paired with Casey Wickline to finish two runs in 1 ...

  • Correction: US-United States-Iraq-US Death story

    1 hour, 30 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about the death of U.S. service member in the fight against the Islamic State group, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the soldier who died in a noncombat-related incident was the first ...

  • NJ Gov. Christie back again in Iowa; 2016 on mind?

    1 hour, 36 minutes ago

    (AP) AKRON, Iowa (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is back in Iowa spending time with political activists who could prove helpful if the Republican runs for president in 2016. Christie is headlining Gov. Terry Branstad's birthday bash Saturday night ...

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