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Rose Leal and her family leave an emergency shelter at the Sutter High School gymnasium to take showers on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Sutter, Calif. The thousands of people who were ordered to leave their homes after a damaged California spillway threatened to unleash a 30-foot wall of water may not be able to return until significant erosion is repaired, authorities said Monday. (Chris Kaufman/The Appeal-Democrat via AP)
February 14, 2017 - 5:31 am
OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A huge Northern California reservoir, held in place by a massive dam, has always been central to the life of the towns around it. Now the lake that has brought them holiday fireworks and salmon festivals could bring disaster. Nearly 200,000 people, who evacuated Sunday over...
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Rose Leal and her family leave an emergency shelter at the Sutter High School gymnasium to take showers on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Sutter, Calif. The thousands of people who were ordered to leave their homes after a damaged California spillway threatened to unleash a 30-foot wall of water may not be able to return until significant erosion is repaired, authorities said Monday. (Chris Kaufman/The Appeal-Democrat via AP)
February 14, 2017 - 1:56 am
OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A huge Northern California reservoir, held in place by a massive dam, has always been central to the life of the towns around it. Now the lake that has brought them holiday fireworks and salmon festivals could bring disaster. Nearly 200,000 people, who evacuated Sunday over...
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FILE - In this Thursday, May 17, 2012, file photo, shoppers walk into Sears in Peabody, Mass. The troubled department store chain, says it may sell more of its real estate, cut more jobs and sell more of its famous brands as it seeks to make a profit. The company, which also runs Kmart stores, wants to cut costs by at least $1 billion a year. Shares of Sears Holding Corp., which are down 40 percent this year, soared 45 percent before the stock market opened Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
February 10, 2017 - 9:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sears may sell more locations, cut more jobs and put more of its famous brands on the block as part of its latest plan to revive the faltering retail chain. The company, which also owns Kmart, said Friday that it is cutting costs by at least $1 billion a year. It also said that it...
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FILE - This April 8, 2016 file photo shows Steven Van Zandt at the 31st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in New York. Van Zandt has been named the speaker for this year's graduation ceremony at Rutgers University. He will receive an honorary doctor of fine arts at the May 14 ceremony in Newark. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)
February 08, 2017 - 5:14 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Musician and actor Steven Van Zandt has been named the speaker for this year's graduation ceremony at Rutgers University. He follows in the footsteps of former President Barack Obama, who delivered the keynote address in 2016. Van Zandt is best known for playing with Bruce...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Broward College in Coconut Creek, Fla. Clinton has a lot of plans for 2017, including some reflections on her stunning loss to Donald Trump. The former secretary of state, senator and first lady is working on a collection of personal essays that will touch upon the 2016 presidential campaign, Simon & Schuster told The Associated Press on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017. The book, currently untitled, is scheduled for this fall 2017 and will be inspired by favorite quotations she has drawn upon. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
February 01, 2017 - 2:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a lot of plans for 2017, including some reflections on her stunning loss last fall to Donald Trump. The former secretary of state, senator and first lady is working on a book of personal essays expected to come out Sept. 26, Simon & Schuster told The...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Broward College in Coconut Creek, Fla. Clinton has a lot of plans for 2017, including some reflections on her stunning loss to Donald Trump. The former secretary of state, senator and first lady is working on a collection of personal essays that will touch upon the 2016 presidential campaign, Simon & Schuster told The Associated Press on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017. The book, currently untitled, is scheduled for this fall 2017 and will be inspired by favorite quotations she has drawn upon. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
February 01, 2017 - 9:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a lot of plans for 2017, including some reflections on her stunning loss last fall to Donald Trump. The former secretary of state, senator and first lady is working on a book of personal essays that will come out this fall, Simon & Schuster told The...
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In this photo taken April 10, 2016 and provided by Dr. Omid Moghimi, Dr. Omid Moghimi and his wife, Dorsa Razi pose during their honeymoon in Munnar, Kerala State, India. President Donald Trump's order barring travelers from seven Muslim majority nations from entering the United States has created uncertainty for the newlyweds. Moghimi, a U.S. citizen and internist in New Hampshire, married Razi in Iran. She faced her visa interview this week to come to the United States, but that was abruptly canceled when the order took effect. Moghimi fears it could become permanent. (Dr. Omid Moghimi via AP)
January 31, 2017 - 3:56 pm
From married couples to mothers and daughters, President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees from certain countries has created profound uncertainty for families in America and abroad. Many refugees in the U.S. had expected to reunite with their relatives any day, but will now have to...
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FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama, accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama and daughters, Sasha Obama and Malia Obama, is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington. Donald Trump says his inauguration will have “an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout.” Organizers of a protest the next day call in the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president. Exactly how many people actually show up for both events will likely never be known. (AP Photo/Rob Carr, File, Pool)
January 18, 2017 - 6:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says his inauguration will have "an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout." Organizers of a protest the next day call it the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president. Exactly how many people actually show up for both events will likely never...
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FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama, accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama and daughters, Sasha Obama and Malia Obama, is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington. Donald Trump says his inauguration will have “an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout.” Organizers of a protest the next day call in the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president. Exactly how many people actually show up for both events will likely never be known. (AP Photo/Rob Carr, File, Pool)
January 18, 2017 - 10:00 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says his inauguration will have "an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout." Organizers of a protest the next day call in the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president. Exactly how many people actually show up for both events will likely never...
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People visit the tomb of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King at sunset Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Branden Camp)
January 17, 2017 - 8:53 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Scott Shepherd didn't fire the shot that killed Martin Luther King Jr., but the former Ku Klux Klan Grand Dragon says he has always felt remorse toward the family of the slain civil rights leader and all who honor his legacy. He reached for atonement Monday evening, sitting on a dais...
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