John Kasich drops out of presidential race
(CNN) John Kasich is dropping out of the Republican presidential race, he said Wednesday. Kasich's decision to suspend his efforts came after he improbably became the last challenger to Donald Trump, who emerged as the presumptive GOP nominee ...
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Epic wildfire threatens to engulf Canadian city as 88000 flee
GREGOIRE LAKE, Alberta A massive wildfire that has forced the evacuation of all 88,000 people in the western Canadian oil city of Fort McMurray and burned down 1,600 structures has the potential to destroy much of the town, authorities said on ...
Fort McMurray Wildfire: 'Nasty, Dirty Fire' Burns Over 18K Acres as More Homes Are Lost
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US|US Warns North Carolina That Transgender Bill Violates Civil Rights Laws
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Protesters rallied outside the Capitol against House Bill 2 in Raleigh, N.C., last month. Credit Ray Whitehouse for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — The Justice Department warned the state of North Carolina on Wednesday that its new law limiting ...
North Carolina transgender law violates civil rights law: US
Justice Dept. to North Carolina: Law limiting protections for LGBT people violates federal law
North Carolina's bathroom law is discriminatory, Justice Dept. says
Campaign dismisses claim hacker accessed Clinton email server
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign is dismissing claims from a Romanian hacker known as "Guccifer" that he managed to gain access to the private server where Clinton stored her emails while secretary of state. Hacker Marcel Lehel Lazar, who was ...
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Romanian hacker Guccifer: I breached Clinton server, 'it was easy'
Obama in Michigan: 'Turn This Into An Opportunity to Rebuild Flint'
President Barack Obama made a long-awaited visit to Flint, Michigan, Wednesday, seeking to bring unity to a crisis over lead-contaminated water that has left residents furious with local, state and federal leaders — and taking sips of filtered water ...
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Deadlines loom for answers in Clinton email probe as US judge sets discovery
A federal judge on Wednesday directed State Department officials and top aides to Hillary Clinton to answer questions under oath by June 29 about whether they intentionally thwarted federal open-records laws by allowing Clinton's use of a private email ...
US Judge: Clinton may be ordered to testify in records case
Judge: It 'May Be Necessary' to Depose Hillary Clinton in Email Case
Judge OKs deposition plan in Hillary Clinton email case
Backers: 600K sign California petition to legalize pot
SAN FRANCISCO — Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative said Wednesday they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the November ballot in California. The coalition that includes former Facebook president Sean Parker and ...
Marijuana legalization campaign launches in California
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Covering Donald Trump as a cultural figure made it easier to take him seriously
Donald Trump's ascendancy has prompted a lot of soul-searching among establishment figures and institutions who failed to predict or stop him, among them pundits who insisted publicly and repeatedly that there was no way he could possibly become the ...
Takata air bag recall now largest in American history
Japanese auto supplier Takata's deadly air bag crisis ballooned into the largest recall in U.S. history Wednesday as the company agreed in a deal with auto-safety regulators to recall another 35 million to 40 million air bag inflators. About 28.8 ...
Takata Survival Seen Getting Harder With Wider Air-Bag Recalls
Air Bag Recall Doubles in Size, Taxes Overloaded Industry
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Brown signs bill to raise legal smoking age in California to 21
SACRAMENTO — California will raise the smoking age to 21 years old under a package of bills signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday. Facing a midnight deadline to act on six anti-tobacco bills, Brown signed all but one. The lone veto was for a bill ...
Governor Brown Signs Bill Making Legal Smoking Age 21 in California
Gov. Jerry Brown raises tobacco age to 21