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Club shooting victim: 'All I was thinking about was my kids'
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A mother of five who was wounded in the Cincinnati nightclub shooting described a chaotic scene in which she and other club patrons were frantically crawling over one another to reach the exits and said that all she could think about was her kids....

Veteran homelessness: Trump's budget could hurt efforts
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The push to end homelessness among veterans would suffer without the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, which is up for elimination under President Donald Trump's proposed budget, nonprofits and local officials say....

Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir
The Dakota Access pipeline developer said it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the line into service....

Some state lawmakers seek to protect birth-control access
CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) -- Even with the Republican failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law, Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access, Planned Parenthood funding and abortion coverage in case they are jeopardized in the future....

Michigan, Flint to replace 18,000 lead-tainted water lines
DETROIT (AP) -- Michigan and the city of Flint agreed Monday to replace thousands of home water lines under a sweeping deal to settle a lawsuit by residents over lead-contaminated water in the struggling community....

AP Exclusive: Price tag of North Carolina's LGBT law: $3.76B
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina's "bathroom bill" isn't hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years, according to an Associated Press analysis....

Board recommends rejecting clemency for 2 Arkansas inmates
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- The Arkansas Parole Board recommended Monday that the governor reject long-shot bids for clemency by two of inmates facing lethal injection next month, as a new lawsuit challenges the state's unprecedented plan to conduct four double executions over a 10-day period....

Multiple violations found days before fatal blaze killed 3
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Building inspectors found multiple fire code violations at a Northern California building just three days before a blaze erupted, killing three of the low-income residents....

Man arrested in connection with vandalism at Colorado mosque
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- Police arrested a suspect in connection with the vandalism at a mosque near Colorado State University, a case they are investigating as a hate crime....

City leaders defy White House threat on "sanctuary" policies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ignoring fresh threats from the White House, city leaders across the U.S. are vowing to intensify their fight against President Donald Trump's promised crackdown on so-called "sanctuary cities" despite the financial risks....

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