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Powerball winner who demands anonymity to get money

Powerball winner who demands anonymity to get money

NASHUA, N.H. — A woman who won a $559.7 million Powerball jackpot will get her money as a legal fight over releasing her identity plays out in court.
McDonald's moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

McDonald's moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

NEW YORK — McDonald's is taking cheeseburgers and chocolate milk off its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants.
Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case

Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case

PARKLAND, Fla. — Months before authorities say Nikolas Cruz walked into his former high school and slaughtered 17 people, the troubled teen began showing what may have been warning signs he was bent on violence.
Clarification: Melania Trump story

Clarification: Melania Trump story

BETHESDA, Md. — In a story Feb. 15, The Associated Press reported that Melania Trump visited with children receiving medical treatment at a private facility on the campus of the National Institutes of Health.
US says detainee studied in Louisiana, became IS fighter

US says detainee studied in Louisiana, became IS fighter

WASHINGTON — He was an unruly college student in Louisiana where he mixed booze and gambling with classes on electrical engineering.
Senator to stop blocking some DOJ jobs over pot

Senator to stop blocking some DOJ jobs over pot

WASHINGTON — Colorado's Republican U.S.

Los Angeles airport people mover project advances

LOS ANGELES — The long-sought goal of being able to get in and out of Los Angeles International Airport via an automated people mover instead of by car or bus has taken a step forward with a recommendation by the city airports department on who shoul
Tense times in US-Turkey relations as officials huddle

Tense times in US-Turkey relations as officials huddle

ANKARA, Turkey — The spectre of a U.S.-Turkish clash in Syria loomed over Thursday's meeting between the top American diplomat and Turkey's leader as the two NATO allies scrambled to ease some of their worst tensions in years.
A talkative Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on becoming himself

A talkative Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on becoming himself

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been a bestselling author, civil-rights activist, actor, historian and one of the greatest basketball players who ever lived. One thing Abdul-Jabbar has never been — at least not in public — is chatty.
Broadcaster Warner Wolf sues Don Imus for age discrimination

Broadcaster Warner Wolf sues Don Imus for age discrimination

NEW YORK — The sportscaster who popularized the phrase "Let's go to the videotape!" has filed an age discrimination lawsuit over his firing from shock jock Don Imus' radio show.