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Marijuana Legalization in Canada Won't Change NHL - Yet

Marijuana Legalization in Canada Won't Change NHL - Yet

By Stephen Whyno | Oct 16
As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. Now a handful of years into retirement, Cote is a proponent of cannabis and its oils,

The Lessons After Threats Drive a Black Legislator to Quit

The Lessons After Threats Drive a Black Legislator to Quit

By Lisa Rathke | Oct 15
Voters in this very liberal, very white state made Kiah Morris a pioneer when in 2014 they elected her as its first black female legislator. Not long after, another Vermont surfaced: racist threats that eventually forced her to leave office.

Army Expelled 500 Immigrant Recruits in 1 Year

Army Expelled 500 Immigrant Recruits in 1 Year

By Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke | Oct 15
Over the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship.

Immigrants Face Hurdles to Prove Abuse by U.S. Agents

By Nomaan Merchant and Claudia Lauer | Oct 15
Within hours of being booked at a Border Patrol station in far West Texas, two teenage sisters from Guatemala came forward to allege that an agent conducted an improper strip search.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Tall Tale on 'Record' Judges, Income

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Tall Tale on 'Record' Judges, Income

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Oct 15
With midterm elections three weeks away, President Trump is claiming a "record" 84 judges confirmed to the federal bench and suggests he will fill 50 percent of the seats in the judiciary. It's not a record, and he's nowhere close to half.

NYC Democrat Joins Wave of Veterans Aiming to Flip the House

NYC Democrat Joins Wave of Veterans Aiming to Flip the House

By Karen Matthews | Oct 15
He's an Army veteran who was wounded in Afghanistan, criticizes New York's liberal mayor and doesn't support House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. The candidate in question, Max Rose, is a Democrat.

Georgia Senator Accused of Briefly Snatching Student's Phone

Georgia Senator Accused of Briefly Snatching Student's Phone

Oct 15
A Georgia Tech political group said Sen. David Perdue snatched a phone from a student who was video recording while asking the Republican lawmaker a question about Georgia's governor's race.

Congress Heads Toward Postelection Fight over Border Wall

Congress Heads Toward Postelection Fight over Border Wall

By Lisa Mascaro and Matthew Daly | Oct 15
Congress is heading toward a postelection showdown over President Donald Trump's wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, as GOP leaders signal they're willing to engage in hardball tactics that could spark a partial government shutdown.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week
Palm Springs, CA

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

Oct 14
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts.

After Balking, Kansas Parade Won't Bar Kobach's Replica Gun
Palm Springs, CA

After Balking, Kansas Parade Won't Bar Kobach's Replica Gun

By John Hanna | Oct 14
Organizers of a small-town Kansas parade decided Friday night that they won't stop Republican candidate Kris Kobach from having a replica machine gun on a jeep after initially objecting to a key symbol of his campaign for governor.

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