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Poll: Younger Republicans more liberal on immigration

Daniel Trielli, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:53am

The American Values Atlas survey finds young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views on immigration than their older counterparts. That reflects a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of political affiliation.

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.

Homeless college students a growing concern on campuses

Chris Ehrmann, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 11:42am

Jennifer Carr knows she's not the profile of a typical college student. The Detroit-area woman is 37 and has battled alcohol and heroin addiction. She's also been homeless in the past and even now is categorized as someone who is precariously housed.

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.

CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 8:22am

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden.