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Judge blocks big fee hikes for citizenship, other benefitsA federal judge has halted major fee increases for citizenship and other immigration benefits three days before they were to take effect
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Marine jet crashes after mid-air collision in CaliforniaThe Marine Corps says one of its fighter jets collided in mid-air with another plane during a refueling operation in a remote desert area of Southern California
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Bartender Devon Schickling prepares lemon juice for drinks, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Mama Fox bar and restaurant in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Restaurants in New York can open to indoor dining at 25% of capacity on Wednesday, but they must follow strict protocols. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Fall could bring chill to dining outU.S. restaurants are moving warily into fall, hoping their slow recovery persists despite the new challenge of chilly weather and a pandemic that’s expected to claim even more lives
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2019, file photo, a U.S. naval ship can been seen from Pearl Harbor National Memorial in Honolulu. The Navy said Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, its investigation into a shooting at Pearl Harbor last December was unable to determine what caused a submarine sailor to kill two civilian workers before fatally shooting himself. But the Navy's report says 22-year-old Gabriel Romero had “several stressors” in his life in the months leading up to the shooting that together “likely led him to choose violence.” (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
Pearl Harbor shooting probe finds mental health care flawsThe Navy says its investigation into a shooting at Pearl Harbor last December was unable to determine what caused a submarine sailor to kill two civilian workers before fatally shooting himself
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2020, file photo, wildfire victim Will Abrams smiles during a break from testimony by Pacific Gas & Electric CEO Bill Johnson at the California Public Utilities Commission in San Francisco. Abrams and his family packed their pickup truck and quickly left their rental home in California's wine country after seeing flames on a hill about a quarter-mile away, their third hurried fire evacuation in as many years. In 2017, the Abrams woke up to find their Santa Rosa home on fire. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
California's wine country residents facing fire fatigueThousands of California's weary wine country residents are confronting yet another devastating wildfire
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Judge allows US suit against Libyan commander to move aheadA federal judge has rejected a request from a Libyan military commander who once lived in Virginia to toss out lawsuits accusing him of war atrocities
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this file photo taken Wednesday, March 18, 2020, one of the normally bustling entrances to the Disneyland resort is vacant due to the coronavirus closure in Anaheim, Calif. Squeezed by limits on attendance at its theme parks and other restrictions due to the pandemic, The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, it planned to lay off 28,000 workers in its parks division in California and Florida. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
Disney to lay off 28,000 at its parks in California, FloridaThe Walt Disney Co. is planning to lay off 28,000 workers in its theme parks division in California and Florida
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2019, file photo students stop at a table where mourners can write messages on pink hearts for the celebration of life for 15-year-old Gracie Anne Muehlberger, in Valencia, Calif., one of two students killed with a ghost gun in the Nov. 14, 2019, shooting at Saugus High School. California's attorney general sued the Trump administration on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in an effort to crack down on so-called "ghost guns" that can be built from parts with little ability to track or regulate the owner. (Dean Musgrove/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP, File)
California sues US regulator in bid to deter 'ghost guns'California’s attorney general is suing the Trump administration in an effort to crack down on  “ghost guns” that can be built from parts and make it difficult to track or regulate owners
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Sodsai Dalzell appears in court for an arraignment Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in the Van Nuys section of Los Angeles. Dalzell is charged with attempted kidnapping of Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana's granddaughter. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, Pool)
Woman denies attempted kidnapping of Joe Montana grandchildA 39-year-old woman has been charged in what authorities say was an attempted kidnapping of the 9-month-old granddaughter of Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana from his Southern California home
The Associated Press8 hours ago
This photo provided by Jim Seamons shows officials measuring a giant pumpkin at the 16th Annual UGPG Thanksgiving Point Weigh-Off on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020 in Lehi, Utah. The Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers has recorded eight pumpkins in Utah this year weighing over 1,000 pounds (454 kilograms), setting a state record. The first-place pumpkin on Saturday weighed an incredible 1,825 pounds (828 kilograms). (Ryann Seamons via AP)
Giant pumpkins smash Utah state record at weigh-off in LehiThe Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers has recorded eight pumpkins this year weighing more than 1,000 pounds, setting a state record
The Associated Press8 hours ago
A briefcase of a census taker is seen as she knocks on the door of a residence Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. A half-million census takers head out en mass this week to knock on the doors of households that haven't yet responded to the 2020 census. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Judge says ending 2020 census on Oct. 5 may violate orderA federal judge says a revised Oct. 5 date the U.S. Commerce Department picked to end the 2020 census may violate an order she issued last week that cleared the way for census to finish at the end of October
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - This July 19, 2011 photo of the International Space Station was taken from the space shuttle Atlantis. On Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, NASA said that the two Russians and one American on board were awakened late Monday to hurriedly seal hatches between compartments and search for the ongoing leak, which appeared to be getting worse. It was the third time in just over a month that the crew had to isolate themselves on the Russian side, in an attempt to find the growing leak.  (NASA via AP)
Space station air leak forces middle-of-night crew wakeupA small air leak at the International Space Station has finally been traced to the Russian side, following a middle-of-the-night search by astronauts
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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