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Dear Abby

Daughter refuses to open door to mom’s new beau

Neighbor states challenge Colorado marijuana laws

DENVER — Nebraska and Oklahoma challenged neighboring Colorado’s recreational marijuana laws in the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday amid complaints its pot was seeping across their borders.

Feds to rate colleges on performance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The White House today released a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull up their socks.

GOP looks for ways to fight ties with Cuba

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republicans in Congress searched on Thursday for a strategy to sink or at least slow President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize U.S. relations with Cuba, drawing a shrug from the White House.
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Accused Boston bomber goes to court

BOSTON — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due in court today, his first appearance in public in more than a year, as his lawyers prepare for the January start of his trial on charges of carrying out the deadly 2013 attack.
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FBI leads probe of Sony cyber attack

The White House National Security Council said on Wednesday the FBI was leading the investigation on a cyber attack on Sony Pictures and that the U.S. government had offered the company support and assistance.

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Open adoption could help child’s grandparents keep in touch

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Internet obsession threatens to consume widower’s life

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Vigilant mother is devastated by news of son’s molestation

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Mom recruits family to make holiday happy for a co-worker

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Community theater provides stage for couple’s love story

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Gag gift turns out to be a turn-on

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Teen hesitates to confront mom

Report: No evidence Christie involved in bridge plot

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey lawmakers probing politically motivated traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge last year have found no evidence that Gov. Chris Christie was involved in the scheme. They did not rule out the possibility, however, as they have been unable to interview several witnesses.

NASA’s Orion craft hits high point of 3,600 miles

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA’s new Orion spacecraft has hit its intended high point of 3,600 miles above Earth, the farthest a spacecraft built for humans has traveled in four decades.
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Police cases stir national protests

NEW YORK — Thousands of diverse people united by anger took to the streets from New York City to San Francisco for a second straight night to protest a grand jury clearing a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.