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2 Federal Reserve officials highlight deep divisions

2 Federal Reserve officials highlight deep divisions

WASHINGTON — Two Federal Reserve officials who dissented from this week's quarter-point rate cut on Friday highlighted the current deep divisions at the central bank.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Friday after struggling to gain traction in a sprawling field of candidates.
Harry and Meghan make 1st official tour as family in Africa

Harry and Meghan make 1st official tour as family in Africa

JOHANNESBURG — Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, along with their infant son, Archie, are set to take their first official tour as a family, starting Monday in a troubled South Africa whose president says women and children are "under siege" by shoc

Tiger Woods' girlfriend dropped from wrongful death lawsuit

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Golfer Tiger Woods' girlfriend has been dropped from a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of a drunken driver who died in a car crash.
Auction: Bonnie Parker's poetry book, Clyde Barrow's watch

Auction: Bonnie Parker's poetry book, Clyde Barrow's watch

DALLAS — A book of poetry handwritten by Bonnie Parker and a watch belonging to Clyde Barrow are among items from the outlaw Texas couple being offered at auction. RR Auction will offer the items Saturday in Boston.

Court: Jail's 3-book limit doesn't violate rights of inmates

CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago has ruled the confiscation by Cook County Jail guards of over 30 books from an inmate didn't violate his free-speech rights.
2 dead as Imelda strands drivers, floods homes in Texas

2 dead as Imelda strands drivers, floods homes in Texas

CHINA, Texas — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a rele
Officials detail drug overdose case against political donor

Officials detail drug overdose case against political donor

LOS ANGELES — Gemmel Moore had moved back home with his mother in Texas two years ago and was missing Los Angeles when he texted a photo of syringe in an arm to a wealthy gay man he knew in California.
Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deaths

Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deaths

MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto blew off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power as it blew past the British Atlantic island of Bermuda. But officials said Thursday that the Category 3 storm caused no reported deaths.
Trump scores a victory in bicoastal battle over tax returns

Trump scores a victory in bicoastal battle over tax returns

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