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Mid-Atlantic wakes up to wintry mix

WASHINGTON (AP) – The mid-Atlantic region is waking up to a mix of rain and snow.

Mid-Atlantic wakes up to wintry mix

WASHINGTON (AP) – The mid-Atlantic region is waking up to a mix of rain and snow.

News Guide: Snowy New Hampshire has its say in 2016 race
News Guide: Snowy New Hampshire has its say in 2016 race

 

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) – You may have heard about the establishment lane in the 2016 presidential campaign, the outsider lane and more. What the Republican candidates really want from the New Hampshire primary is an express lane out of...

Analysis: Clinton moves aggressively to hold off Sanders
Analysis: Clinton moves aggressively to hold off Sanders

AP White House Correspondent

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) – Hillary Clinton has been here before, watching a political rival generate youthful enthusiasm with lofty proposals she believes are going unchallenged.

No shadow: Phil ‘predicts’ early spring, WV’s Freddie disagrees
No shadow: Phil ‘predicts’ early spring, WV’s Freddie disagrees

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) – The handlers of Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, say the furry rodent has failed to see his shadow, meaning means he’s “predicted” an early spring.

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Iowa Takeaways: Trump can’t meet hype, Clinton underwhelms
Iowa Takeaways: Trump can’t meet hype, Clinton underwhelms

Associated Press

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Donald Trump failed to live up to his own hype and finished second to Ted Cruz, but it was a late surge from Marco Rubio that may wind up the as the biggest surprise of the Iowa caucuses....

Turnout is name of the game in Monday’s Iowa caucuses
Turnout is name of the game in Monday’s Iowa caucuses

Associated Press

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – From sounding duck calls to predicting the weather, presidential contenders are blanketing Iowa in a final frenzy to close the deal before Monday’s Iowa caucuses begin the formal...

Challenger disaster: McAuliffe’s students go on to teach
Challenger disaster: McAuliffe’s students go on to teach

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – Thirty years after the Concord High School class of ‘86 watched social studies teacher Christa McAuliffe and six astronauts perish when the space shuttle Challenger exploded on live TV, a number of them have gone...

East Coast prepares to dig out after record-breaking snowfall
East Coast prepares to dig out after record-breaking snowfall

Associated Press

NEW YORK — Brilliant sunshine and gently rising temperatures followed the mammoth blizzard that paralyzed Washington and set a single-day snowfall record in New York City, enabling millions to dig out Sunday and enjoy the ...

At least 9 killed in snowstorm-related deaths
At least 9 killed in snowstorm-related deaths

At least nine people have been killed in accidents as a snowstorm pounds the eastern part of the U.S. Some details of the deaths:

KENTUCKY– A man died in southeastern Kentucky when his car collided with a salt truck Thursday, state...

It starts postcard-pretty, but this snowstorm is deadly
It starts postcard-pretty, but this snowstorm is deadly

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – A storm that arrived postcard-pretty in the nation's capital Friday was morphing into a painful, even paralyzing blizzard with gale-force winds pushing heavy snow and coastal flooding. One in seven...

Blizzard dumping snow in South; DC mayor says ‘hunker down’
Blizzard dumping snow in South; DC mayor says ‘hunker down’

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – Shoppers raided grocery and hardware stores, bishops excused Catholics from Sunday Mass and the nation’s capital was shutting down Friday, just ahead of a gnarly blizzard that will blanket much of ...

High court could give Obama his final chance on immigration
High court could give Obama his final chance on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) – After seven years, 2 million-plus deportations, two executive actions and 720,000 “Dreamers,” the bottom line on President Barack Obama's immigration record still remains an open question for many immigrants and...

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