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Princeton opens dialogue on alumnus Woodrow Wilson, racism

Shawn Marsh, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:40am

A Princeton University committee has started examining the legacy of alumnus and former President Woodrow Wilson.

Intelligence chief: North Korea restarts plutonium reactor

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:40am

North Korea has expanded a uranium enrichment facility and restarted a plutonium reactor that could start recovering material for nuclear weapons in weeks or months, the U.S. intelligence chief said Tuesday in delivering the annual assessment by intelligence agencies of the top dangers facing the country.

The Latest: Areas of Cape Cod hit hardest by latest storm

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:40am

The Latest on the cleanup of the storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and was forecast to dump more snow on the Mid-Atlantic states (all times local):

Indiana health officials report 1st case of Zika virus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:30am

Indiana health officials say the state has its first case of Zika (ZEE'-ka) virus.

Northern Illinois enrollment drops during spring semester

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:30am

For the first time in at least four years spring enrollment at Northern Illinois University didn't surpass 19,000 students.

Man charged in October accidental shooting at Idaho gun show

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:30am

A Washington man has been charged in connection to an accidental shooting at a gun show in Garden City, Idaho.

Lonely Planet names Philadelphia top US destination for 2016

Kristen By Groot, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:30am

Lonely Planet gave some love to The City of Brotherly Love on Tuesday, ranking Philadelphia the No. 1 place to visit in the United States in 2016.

Customer throws alligator through drive-thru window

Ed Payne, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:24am

It's all fun and games until someone tosses an alligator through the drive-thru window.

Man who served 20 years for murder he didn't commit gets $6M

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:20am

A man who served more than 20 years in prison for a murder he did not commit has been awarded $6 million by the state of Connecticut.

The Latest: Intelligence chief warns of more terror attacks

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:20am

The Latest on the worldwide threat assessment from U.S. intelligence agencies (all times local):

KSU President: School could close under Bevin budget cuts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:00am

Kentucky State University President Raymond Burse says Gov. Matt Bevin's proposed budget cuts would create a dire financial situation that could require the school to close.

10 CSI students barred from graduating due to accreditation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:00am

A group of College of Southern Idaho students are stuck in limbo after completing their physical therapist assistant classes, but being barred from graduating due to accreditation problems.

Ohio court dismisses suit from backers of drug-price plan

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:00am

The Ohio Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the state's elections chief by backers of an effort aimed at controlling prescription drug prices.

Tests find high levels of lead in tap water at Ohio village

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 8:00am

The state Environmental Protection Agency says the latest round of tests in a northeast Ohio village has found high levels of lead in tap water at 11 of the 180 homes where owners voluntarily submitted samples.

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US responses to NKorea nuke, missile tests will upset China

Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:59am

North Korean nuclear and rocket tests are drawing quick responses from the U.S. that will upset a supposed partner against Pyongyang's weapons development — China.

Man shoots himself to death on steps of Ohio Statehouse

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:50am

Authorities say a man has killed himself on the steps of the Ohio Statehouse.

Arraignment set for ex-trooper accused of assaulting 3 women

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:50am

A former Oklahoma Highway Patrolman accused of assaulting three women during traffic stops is due in court for his arraignment.

The Latest: Slain teen's father speaks of online grounding

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:40am

The Latest on slain Virginia 13-year-old Nicole Lovell (all times local):

Utah man injured in backyard mule deer attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:30am

Officials say a mule deer attacked a Utah man in his backyard, injuring the man and his dog.

5 negative, 14 others tested for Zika in Pennsylvania

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:30am

The Pennsylvania Department of Health says five people have tested negative for the Zika virus and test results for 14 others are pending.