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Analysis indicates partisan gerrymandering has benefited GOP
The 2016 presidential contest was awash with charges that the fix was in: Republican Donald Trump repeatedly claimed that the election was rigged against him, while Democrats have accused the Russians of stacking the odds in Trump's favor....

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some
NEW YORK (AP) -- Thousands of people lined the streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era....

Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK let go!'
NEW YORK (AP) -- Matthew Howard Sr. was just leaving a New York amusement park Saturday evening with his family when he heard someone screaming for help....

Dakota Access review to re-examine impact on tribe
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A federal judge's order for more environmental review of the already-operating Dakota Access oil pipeline has several potential outcomes, all of which could spark even more wrangling in a Washington, D.C., court room. The big question is whether the pipeline will be shut down while the case plays out - and if so, for how long....

Transplanted: Large Idaho sequoia tree finds new home
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- A large sequoia tree with a history rooted in conservation was standing in the way of progress, so on Sunday, it was moved....

Poll: Younger Republicans more liberal on immigration
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views of immigrants and immigration than their older counterparts, reflecting a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of which political party they identify with, according to the latest American Values Atlas, a survey conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute survey....

Q&A: Afraid of sharks? Flu, asteroids pose far greater risk
BOSTON (AP) -- You might want a bigger boat, but you probably don't need better odds....

SpaceX set to launch satellites from California air base
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- SpaceX is going for a weekend double-header with a planned launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, just two days after a successful satellite launch from Florida....

A risky fix to repair a city's gutted streetlight grid
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- For years, residents in this cash-strapped city watched helplessly as thieves gutted 33 miles (53 kilometers) of streetlight wiring, plunging long stretches of roadway into darkness. The thousands of dollars criminals pocketed at off-the-books salvage yards wreaked millions of dollars in damage....

Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards
The "B'' in BET Awards could stand for Beyonce or Bruno Mars....

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