Princeton economist wins Nobel

...who spends part of his summers fly fishing in Montana, told the AP that he has no big plans to celebrate."I'm just hoping it's...Wiseman reported from Washington, Rising from Stockholm. AP writers Nathalie Rotschild in Stockholm; Nirmala George in New...
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California may allow inmate firefighters with violent pasts

...crimes among inmate firefighters in the last 10 years, according to data compiled by corrections officials and provided at the AP's request. Officials said the rate is much lower than in higher-security prisons.State Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber...
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Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year

WASHINGTON (AP) - For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, Security Interactive:
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More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - More cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day this year as they revive a movement to change the name of the...
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Cleveland woman takes gun from 7-year-old seen loading ammo

CLEVELAND (AP) - A vigilant Cleveland woman standing at her kitchen window Tuesday evening may have averted a tragedy when she confiscated a...
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 12

...against Tennessee-Chattanooga.1946 - The No. 2 Texas Longhorns beat No. 1 Oklahoma 28-7. It's the eighth 1-2 matchup in AP poll history and the first time the second-ranked team wins the game.1976 - Don Murdoch of the New York Rangers ties an NHL...
Are gun violence researchers becoming an endangered species?

...the researchers the agency funded of incompetence and falsifying data.NRA officials in Washington did not respond to repeated AP requests for comment for this story.In 1996, lawmakers sympathetic to the NRA took the $2.6 million CDC had budgeted for...
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 11

...9 Bears' 61-58 win over No. 9 TCU. Chris Callahan kicks a 28-yard field goal as time expired and Baylor scores 24 points in the final 11 minutes to beat the Horned Frogs in the highest-scoring game between two teams in the AP top 10.
Goodell, owners expect future vote on LA relocation

NEW YORK (AP) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell expects owners will...SiriusXM has partnered with the NFL since 2004.___AP Pro Football Writer Rob Maaddi contributed to this story.___AP NFL website: and www.twitter...
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Rupert Murdoch apologizes for 'real black President' tweet

NEW YORK (AP) - Rupert Murdoch, who founded the News Corp. media empire that includes...can't get that from watching Fox News."Fox had no immediate comment.___AP White House reporter Darlene Superville contributed to this report.
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