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FILE - In this June 20, 2012, file photo, Idaho State Police Trooper Justin Klitch, right, makes a stop and charges the driver with possession of marijuana after leaving Oregon, in Fruitland, Idaho. Marijuana sales in Oregon along the Idaho state line are 420% the statewide average, according to a state report. Idaho residents are purchasing recreational marijuana in Oregon because it is illegal in Idaho, the report released Friday, Jan . 17, 2020, by the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis said. (AP Photo/Nigel Duara, File)
Report: Oregon marijuana sales 420% stronger near IdahoA report has found marijuana sales in Oregon along the Idaho state line are 420% the statewide average
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020 photo, Cleveland Browns wide receiver and former LSU star Odell Beckham Jr. walks off the field after the NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game between Clemson and LSU in New Orleans. The New Orleans Police Department said Saturday, Jan 18, 2020, that a misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Beckham has been rescinded. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. rescinded in butt-swat caseThe New Orleans Police Department says a misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Cleveland Browns wide receiver and former LSU star Odell Beckham Jr. has been rescinded
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Clacey Aldridge, 9, of Tulsa, sits on stairs while listening to a speaker at Guthrie Green during the Women's March in Tulsa on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (Ian MauleTulsa World/Tulsa World via AP)
Thousands gather for Women's March rallies across the USThousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Police investigate after four people were killed and a fifth person was injured in a shooting at a Grantsville, Utah, home Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. The suspected shooter was taken into custody by Grantsville police, the Deseret News reported. Grantsville Mayor Brent Marshall said the victims and the shooter are all related, the newspaper reported. (Steve Griffin/The Deseret News via AP)
Boy arrested after shooting that killed 4 in small Utah townPolice in Utah say a boy opened fire inside a home, killing three children and a woman
The Associated Press7 hours ago
This photo provided by the city of Westbrook, Maine shows Westbrook shows an ice disk forming in the Presumpscot River in Westbrook, Maine on Jan. 17, 2020.  The formation comes just about a year after a disk measuring about 100 yards was spotted in the same river. It eventually had a devoted webcam; social media users compared it to an alien spacecraft and the moon; and ducks used it as a raft.  (Tina Radel/City of Westbrook Maine via AP)
Coming around again: Famous ice disk seems to be re-formingAn ice disk appears to be forming in the same river where an unusually large one formed last winter and quickly gained international fame
The Associated Press7 hours ago
St. Louis donations wipe away $13 million in medical debtThousands of St. Louis-area families have been freed from a major financial burden thanks to a charitable effort that's increasingly popular among churches and other groups — eliminating medical debt
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this January 11, 2020 photo Gary Gates, a Republican businessman running for Texas state house, discusses his special election prospects during an Associated Press interview in Katy, Texas. Gates is running against Democrat Eliz Markowitz for state house district 148, located in the suburbs west of Houston, Markowitz is getting national attention and help for her campaign. (AP Photo/ John L. Mone)
2020's first big test? Not Iowa, but a tiny Texas House raceThe first big contest of 2020 may not be Iowa, but a race for a tiny Texas House seat
The Associated Press8 hours ago
A semi tractor trailer remains jackknifed in the median of westbound I-80 near Newton, Iowa, on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2020, following a powerful winter storm.   The winter storm that brought snow and sleet to the Midwest and Plains was creating travel headaches Saturday after airlines canceled flights and officials shut down major roads. (Bryon Houlgrave/The Des Moines Register via AP)
Winter storm brings heavy snow, ice to Midwest, NortheastA winter storm that dumped snow and sleet on the Midwest and Plains is creating travel headaches after airlines canceled flights and officials shut down major roads
The Associated Press9 hours ago
In this Dec. 11, 2019 photo, Henry Red Cloud, and Gloria Red Cloud, look out the window of their home on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. They fear what winter storms will do after flooding damaged their home last spring. They ran workshops on solar panel and wind turbine installation, but had to halt the classes when flooding damaged their tools and property. (AP Photo/Stephen Groves)
Reservations brace for winter storms amid slow recoveryNative American reservations across South Dakota are still struggling to recover from a storm last year that dumped snow and rain, swelling rivers and swallowing roads
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2019, file photo, Rep. John Szoka, R-Fayetteville, looks over a redistricting map during a committee meeting at the Legislative Office Building in Raleigh, N.C. Republican wins in state legislatures in 2010 put them in a commanding position to draw legislative and congressional maps the following year that essentially cemented their political power for a decade. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer via AP, File)
Records reveal concerns of deceased GOP redistricting expertThe previously confidential computer records of a deceased Republican strategist reveal he was concerned that Democrats were developing better data that could give them an advantage in the next round of redistricting
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2017 file photo, people fly into the air as a vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va.  Gov. Ralph Northam said some of the rhetoric used by groups planning to attend a Pro-Gun Rally in Richmond on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020  is reminiscent of that used ahead of the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville in 2017. One woman was killed and more than 30 other people were hurt when a white supremacist drove his car into a crowd of counter protesters there. (Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress via AP, File)
Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in VirginiaAn unprecedented show of force by gun-rights activists is expected on Monday in Virginia
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Ohio State doctor abuse investigation, suits have cost $9.8MOhio State University says the investigation and related lawsuits about alleged sexual abuse decades ago by a team doctor have cost nearly $10 million so far
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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