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Winds fuel California wildfire, state's third-largest on record

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LOS ANGELES A raging California wildfire on Saturday became the state's third-largest on record, with more devastation possible from a resurgence of the harsh winds that have fueled the deadly blaze since the beginning of the month.

Turkish banker on trial denies helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions

NEW YORK An executive at Turkey's majority state-owned Halkbank took the witness stand in a New York courtroom on Friday and denied charges that he participated in a scheme to help Iran evade U.S. sanctions.

Dec 15 2017

Family sues retailer for sale of gun used in Texas church massacre

SAN ANTONIO The family of a woman and two children killed when a gunman opened fire in a rural Texas church has sued the store that sold the assault rifle used in the deadliest mass murder in the state's history, lawyers said on Friday.

Dec 15 2017

Trump administration issues new rules on U.S. visa waivers

WASHINGTON The Trump administration put new requirements in place on Friday for the 38 countries participating in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program, including that they use U.S. counterterrorism data to screen travelers, officials said.

Politics, Election 2016, Dec 15 2017

U.S. rights group files for abortion access for two more immigrants

WASHINGTON The American Civil Liberties Union said it filed in federal court on Friday to stop the administration of President Donald Trump from preventing two more young immigrant women in federal custody from obtaining an abortion.

Dec 15 2017

Penn State's 'shocking apathy' to drinking blamed in hazing death

BELLEFONTE, Pa. Pennsylvania State University's "shocking apathy" to alcohol abuse contributed to the death of a student after he consumed 18 drinks in less than an hour and a half during a fraternity initiation, according a report issued on Friday.

Dec 15 2017

Hamburger chain Wendy's to reduce antibiotic use in beef supply

CHICAGO Hamburger chain Wendy's Co laid out plans on Friday to trim the use of antibiotics that are important to human medicine from its beef supply, the latest step by a food company to fight concerns about resistance to the drugs in people.

Health Dec 15 2017

Turkish banker on trial denies helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions

NEW YORK An executive at Turkey's majority state-owned Halkbank took the witness stand in a New York courtroom on Friday and denied charges that he participated in a scheme to help Iran evade U.S. sanctions.

Dec 15 2017

Honduran politician sentenced to three years in U.S. for money laundering

NEW YORK A member of a prominent Honduran family who once served in the nation’s cabinet was sentenced to three years in prison on Friday after he pleaded guilty to a U.S. money laundering charge.

Dec 15 2017

U.S. regulators ditch net neutrality rules as legal battles loom

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape. | Video

Tech Dec 15 2017

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