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FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, Michigan Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette and his family greet supporters and announce he has won the primary. Schuette will face Democrat Gretchen Whitmer in the November election to be the next Michigan governor. Schuette is an outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump, who narrowly won the state in 2016 but has declined in popularity since. (Dale G. Young/Detroit News via AP, File)
Many states' governor's races become proxy battle over TrumpPresident Donald Trump's endorsement helped several Republican candidates for governor in their party primaries, but the general election will test how that support translates to all voters
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This Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 photo released by the National Park Service shows tourists on the first day the park was reopened after volcanic activity forced Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to close for more than four months in Hawaii. The eruption destroyed hundreds of homes outside the park while changing the popular summit crater inside the park. (Janice Wei/National Park Service via AP)
National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruptionA national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this Monday, July 23, 2018, photo minutes before having a seizure, Brooke Adams, 5, plays with her toys with her mother, Jana at their home in Santa Rosa, Calif. A judge says the California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school. The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat reported that a judge sided Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, with the family of the child. Medical marijuana use in private with a doctor's recommendation is legal in California. (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP)
Judge: California child can take cannabis drug to schoolA judge says a California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school
The Associated Press1 day ago
Plano East High School fans endure wet weather to watch the game as McKinney Boyd High School hosted Plano East High School at McKinney I.S.D. Stadium in McKinney, Texas, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Light rain continued Saturday in southeastern Oklahoma and northeastern Texas while the leading edge of the storm moved into southwestern Arkansas, according to the weather service. (Stewart F. House/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Storms dump record rain in Oklahoma and cause death in TexasA storm system has dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas area, where floodwaters swept a man from a bridge to his death
The Associated Press1 day ago
Protesters clash with Trump supporters at a rally in West Palm Beach, Fla., on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Rico. (AP Photo/Ellis Rua)
Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resortActivists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Ricostage a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida
The Associated Press1 day ago
CORRECTS TO GRAY MATERIAL, NOT GRAY FLUIDS - In this image made from Friday Sept. 21, 2018 drone video provided by the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality, light gray material flows out of a flooded coal ash dump toward the Cape Fear River at Duke Energy's L.V. Sutton Power Station in Wilmington, N.C. Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence breached a dam at the plant's 1,100 reservoir on Saturday, Sept 22, 2018, flooding a dump containing 400,000 cubic yards (305,820 cubic meters) of coal ash. The gray ash left over when coal is burned to generate electricity contains mercury, lead, arsenic and other toxic heavy metals. (N.C. Department of Environmental Quality via AP)
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dumpDuke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Dec. 2013, file photo, U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., speaks during a Congressional Field Hearing on the Affordable Care Act in Apache Junction, Ariz. Six siblings of  Gosar have urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November 2018 in an unusual political ad sponsored by the rival candidate. The television ad from Democrat David Brill combines video interviews with Gosar-family siblings who ask voters to usher Paul Gosar out of office because he has broken with the family’s values. They do not elaborate. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
Arizona congressman blasts siblings who endorsed opponentSix siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in an unusual political ad sponsored by the rival candidate
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2015, file photo, Keenin Ide, left, of Hilo, Hawaii, and Medea Yankova, of Sofia, Bulgaria, sit near Hilo Bay in Hilo, Hawaii. The Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island. The Island of Hawaii Visitors Bureau Executive Director Ross Birch and county Managing Director Will Okabe presented the new "Pono Pledge" at a Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, event, the Hawaii Tribune-Herald reported.  (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
Campaign calls on Hawaii island tourists to be respectfulThe Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island
The Associated Press1 day ago
The Latest: Arizona GOP congressman says siblings hate TrumpGOP Congressman Paul Gosar says his siblings who endorsed an election opponent in a television ad are disgruntled liberal Democrats who hate President Trump and put ideology before family.
The Associated Press1 day ago
US lawmakers scuttle plan to limit airline change feesLawmakers have scuttled a plan to limit airline change fees as bill deadline looms
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FILE - In this June 7, 2016, file photo, David Clohessy, center, of the National Director of Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests and attorneys, Billy Keeler, left, and Craig Vernon, for a Utah resident who was abused as a youth at the ward pictured, speak on his behalf and other survivors of childhood sexual abuse from the Lamanite (Indian) Placement Program in Salt Lake City. Four Native Americans who claimed they were sexually abused while enrolled in a now-defunct Mormon church foster program decades ago have filed paperwork to dismiss their cases after reaching financial settlements. Vernon, an attorney who represented the tribal members, says the terms are confidential and include no admission of wrongdoing. (Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File)
Tribal members settle abuse cases against Mormon churchA lawyer says four Native Americans who claimed they were sexually abused while enrolled in a now-defunct Mormon church foster program decades ago have filed paperwork to dismiss their cases after reaching financial settlements
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE- In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 file photo, part of the Starlite Motel is washed away in the aftermath of flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C. Florence washed away half the rooms at the Starlite Motel ripping away the livelihood of a family that bought it in recent months. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File.)
Travel still dangerous in flooded areas of North CarolinaEmergency officials say flooding remains 'treacherous' in parts of North and South Carolina more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall
The Associated Press1 day ago
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