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Hiring surge added 313K jobs in February, most in 1½ years

[unable to retrieve full-text content]WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers went on a hiring binge in February, adding 313,000 jobs, the most in any month since July 2016, and drawing hundreds

911 calls show chaos, calm during Florida school massacre

[unable to retrieve full-text content]FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — When emergency calls began pouring in from parents and students during the Florida high school massacre, 911 operators at first tried

Florida's school safety bill now in hands of Gov. Rick Scott

[unable to retrieve full-text content]TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After the Florida House narrowly passed a school safety bill with new restrictions on rifle sales and a program to arm some

Democrats, women candidates score big in Texas primaries

[unable to retrieve full-text content]AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Women running for Congress surged to big wins and Democrats smashed recent turnout levels in Texas’ first-in-the-nation 2018 primary elections, giving Republicans

US greets talk of NK nuke concessions with hope, skepticism

[unable to retrieve full-text content]WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump greeted North Korea’s reported willingness to negotiate away its atomic weapons with both hope and skepticism Tuesday, insisting a potential

Democrats' big Texas turnout may not translate to many wins

[unable to retrieve full-text content]AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Democrats turned out in force ahead of the first-in-the-nation primary Tuesday in what could be an early hint of a midterm

Trump embracing potential for trade war

[unable to retrieve full-text content]WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is embracing the potential for a trade war after announcing his intent to place tariffs on imported steel and aluminum,

As Italy votes, Europe fears populist, euroskeptic gains

[unable to retrieve full-text content]ROME (AP) — Italians braved long lines and confusing ballots to vote Sunday in one of the most uncertain elections in years — one that could

Senate votes; West Virginia teachers say strike won't end

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Unions representing West Virginia teachers and service personnel said Saturday that they will stay out on strike after the state Senate voted to cut the 5

Nor'easter hits East Coast, grounds flights and halts trains

[unable to retrieve full-text content]BOSTON (AP) — A nor’easter pounded the Atlantic coast with hurricane-force winds and sideways rain and snow Friday, flooding streets, grounding flights, stopping trains and leaving