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    Trump backs down under fire, ‘clarifies’ on Russia meddling

      By ZEKE MILLER LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Blistered by bipartisan ...

    Wave of condemnation hits Trump after summit with Putin

      By LISA MASCARO MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — “Bizarre.” ”Shameful.” ”Disgraceful.” ...

    US judge criticizes plan to reunify families split at border

      By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge, responding ...

    C’est la vie: Canadians still visiting US despite trade flap

      By DAVID SHARP Associated Press OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (AP) — The United ...

    California regulators weigh public access to gated beach

      Associated Press SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — The California Coastal Commission was set ...

    U.S. soon to leapfrog Saudis, Russia as top oil producer

      By DAVID KOENIG Associated Press The U.S. is on pace to leapfrog both ...

    Starbucks, citing ocean threat, is ditching plastic straws

      By CANDICE CHOI Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will eliminate plastic ...

    California, long a holdout, adopts mass immigration hearings

      By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge was ...

    U.S. to reunite migrant families as immigration politics boil

      By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by a public outcry, ...

    Black Oregon lawmaker: Police called as she knocked on doors

    Associated Press CLACKAMAS, Ore. (AP) — A black Oregon lawmaker says one of her ...