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Trump's America: Caution in evenly split Nebraska county

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:17am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

LINCOLN, Neb. — A block from Nebraska's Capitol, with its unique one-chamber, nonpartisan Legislature, is the lobbying office of Bill Mueller and Kim Robak, who embody the make...

New York manufacturing grows in January for 3rd month

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:17am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

WASHINGTON — Manufacturing in New York state expanded in January for the third straight month, as new orders and shipments grew.

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Trump's America: Families differ as Reagan country changes

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:17am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

WESTMINSTER, Calif. — The week after Donald Trump was elected president, Dr. Mai-Phuong Nguyen and two dozen other Vietnamese-Americans active in liberal causes gathered in a...

Trump's America: Rural-urban divide in Georgia

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:17am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

LULA, Ga. — Patti Thomas owns a flower shop in the north Georgia town of Lula. Xavier Bryant runs an independent pharmacy just outside Atlanta. Looking toward the inauguration...

Mexican town fears nightclub shooting means drug war has come

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:13am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 10:00am

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico — While authorities investigate what set off a deadly shooting at an electronic music festival event, residents said it came amid a growing and...

Poll: Young Americans fear they will be worse off post-Trump

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

NEW YORK — As Donald Trump approaches his inauguration, young Americans have a deeply pessimistic view about his incoming administration, with young blacks, Latinos and Asian...

88 million tons a year: Auditors decry EU food waste

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:30am

BRUSSELS — The sheer waste of food had been bothering teacher Marijke De Jongh for so long that two years ago she set up a pop-up restaurant to serve perfectly good groceries...

New report: Abortions in US drop to lowest level since 1974

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:08am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:45am

NEW YORK — Even as the election outcome intensifies America's abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well...

'Momentous changes' push back release for Ivanka Trump book

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 8:07am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:30am

NEW YORK — Citing "momentous changes" in her life, like her father being elected president, Ivanka Trump and her publisher are pushing back the release of her book "Women Who...

MH370 hunt ends, maybe forever, after nearly 3 years, $160M

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 7:52am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:15am

SYDNEY, Australia — The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever — not because investigators have run out of leads, but because...

NewsAlert: Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses outgoing US administration of trying to undermine Trump's legitimacy

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 7:46am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:15am

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses outgoing US administration of trying to undermine Trump's legitimacy.

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China's Xi defends trade as Beijing seeks bolder global role

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 7:41am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:15am

DAVOS, Switzerland — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday trumpeted the need for free trade and urged the world to "say no to protectionism," delivering a strong rebuke to...

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