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Hawaii woman missing for 2 weeks rescued from Maui forest

WAILUKU, Hawaii — A Hawaii woman has been found alive in a forest on Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago. Amanda...

Texas lawmakers OK school finance bill, property tax reform

BY CLARICE SILBER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN, Texas — The Republican-led Legislature approved a sweeping bipartisan school finance bill that brings an extra $4.5...

Bart Starr, 1960s Green Bay quarterback, dies at 85

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Bart Starr, the Green Bay Packers quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse teams of the 1960s, has died. He...

Two RGV men die after trying to jump drawbridge in Louisiana

BY TOM STEELE | DALLAS MORNING NEWS Two Texas men died early Friday after they tried to jump an open drawbridge in Louisiana, authorities say. Louisiana...

Amid trade tensions, Trump and Abe prepare to tee off

BY DARLENE SUPERVILLE AND JILL COLVIN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TOKYO — Golf never seems to be far behind whenever President Donald Trump and Japanese...

Stan Lee’s former manager arrested on elder abuse charges

LOS ANGELES — A former business manager of Stan Lee was arrested Saturday on elder abuse charges involving the late comic book legend. Keya Morgan...

‘El Chapo’ prison gripes could be start of plot to escape, prosecutors say

BY NANCY DILLON | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS NEW YORK — Drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is blowing smoke about his harsh prison conditions...

SpaceX successfully launches 60 Starlink internet satellites from Cape Canaveral

BY CHABELI HERRERA | ORLANDO SENTINEL CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX’s highly anticipated entrance into the satellite industry kicked off Thursday night with a launch...

Judge halts plan to build parts of border wall

A federal judge in California has blocked President Donald Trump from building sections of his long-sought border wall with money secured under his declaration...

Administration moves to revoke transgender health protection

BY RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care on Friday,...