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Poll: Younger Republicans more liberal on immigration

Daniel Trielli, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 12:05pm

Young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views of immigrants and immigration than their older counterparts, reflecting a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of which political party they identify with, according to the latest American Values Atlas, a survey conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute survey.

On the move: Large Idaho sequoia tree finds new home

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:56am

A large sequoia tree with a history rooted in conservation was standing in the way of progress.

Accidental shooting at child's party leaves 1 man hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:50am

Authorities say a man was accidently shot in the leg during a children's birthday party in Oregon.

Census Bureau: Asians fastest-growing racial group in Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:50am

Latest data by the U.S. Census Bureau shows Utah is seeing a growing wave of diversity.

Anti-police protesters disrupt Twin Cities Pride Parade

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:44am

Anti-police protesters are disrupting the Twin Cities Pride Parade over the police shooting of Philando Castile.

Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:24am

Drowning in a sea of lawsuits and recall costs, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States early Monday.

Trump: Not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul

Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:20am

Making a final push, President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare" and signaled that last-minute changes were coming to win enough support for passage. GOP critics expressed doubt over a successful vote this week.

The Latest: Dad, daughter catch teen who fell from ride

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:04am

The Latest on the 14-year-old girl who fell from an amusement park ride. (all times local):

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

Rebecca Gibian, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 10:54am

Gay pride parades Sunday in New York, San Francisco and other cities are spotlighting resistance to what participants see as new pressure on gay rights, while contending with the prospect of protests over the events' own diversity and direction.

Kidnapped Border Patrol agent says he feared for family

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 10:10am

An off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas tells investigators he got into a vehicle with two men who then allegedly kidnapped and attacked him to get them away from his family.

Wyoming man acknowledges killing former roommate with hammer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:41am

A Wyoming man has acknowledged killing his former roommate with a claw hammer during an argument.

Ohio Air Force base recognized for bee conservation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:30am

An Ohio Air Force base has been recognized for its efforts to save bee populations.

US urges Qatar, neighbors to 'sit together' to ease tension

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:30am

The United States says some demands on Qatar (KUH'-tur) by its Mideast neighbors "will be very difficult to meet." But the U.S. isn't rejecting the demands outright.

Jury deliberations in 'Baby Doe' murder trial nearing Day 5

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:23am

Jury deliberations are to continue this week in the trial of a man accused of killing a 2-year-old girl known as "Baby Doe" after her body washed up on a Boston Harbor island.

Woman accused of lying about rape to decide on plea deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:12am

A former Sacred Heart University student accused of lying about being raped by two school football players in Connecticut is to decide this week on a plea deal offer that calls for a two-year prison sentence.

Wyoming ski resort offers via ferrata feature

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 9:00am

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in northwest Wyoming is offering novice mountain climbers a way to safely get the thrill of climbing without a rope.

Crowd catches teen falling from park ride; no serious injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 8:50am

A teenager fell about 25 feet (about 8 meters) from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below to catch her before she hit the ground.

3-year-old boy dies after he's found in hot car in Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 8:50am

Police in Texas say a three-year-old has died after he climbed into a hot car that was parked in the yard of his Fort Worth home.

Gerrymandering not a factor in Wyoming GOP dominance

Mead Gruver, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 8:47am

Republicans dominate the Wyoming Legislature without relying on the old political trick of gerrymandering, or adjusting political boundaries to gain an unfair advantage in elections, an analysis by The Associated Press found.