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Heavy trucks and their work crews begin task of hauling off mounds of moldy carpet, warped flooring and water-damaged furniture from gutted homes, as south Louisiana digs out from floods
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Heavy trucks and their works crews have begun hauling away mounds of moldy carpet, warped flooring and water-damaged furniture as south Louisiana digs out from flooding the governor estimated Tuesday had wrecked more than 100,000 homes....

Growing wildfires fed by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Growing wildfires stoked by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere....

Texas and four other states are again suing the Obama administration over efforts to strengthen discrimination protections for transgender people
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas and four other Republican-led states filed another lawsuit Tuesday seeking to roll back the Obama administration's efforts to strengthen transgender rights, saying new federal nondiscrimination health rules could force doctors to act contrary to their medical judgment or religious beliefs....

Case of former high school star athlete sentenced to probation in classmates' assaults draws parallels to that of former Stanford University swimmer
BOSTON (AP) -- The case of a former Massachusetts high school star athlete sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting two classmates is drawing parallels to that of former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner, who got just six months in jail for a sexual assault conviction....

The California judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman reignited debate about him serving on the bench after he removed himself from a separate sex-crimes case
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Northern California judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman reignited debate Tuesday about his ability to serve on the bench after removing himself from a separate sex-crimes case....

Prosecutors have charged a Tulsa man with first-degree murder and committing a hate crime in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Prosecutors charged a Tulsa man on Tuesday with first-degree murder and committing a hate crime in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor - a culmination of what authorities said was the man's violent feud with the family that spanned several years and included a regular barrage of racial insults and personal confrontations....

A small plane has made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Massachusetts
NEW SALEM, Mass. (AP) -- A small plane has made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Massachusetts....

Federal regulators are proposing a ban on swimming with dolphins in Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) -- Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State's most popular tourist activities and the industry that has sprung up around it....

Sky-high price hikes for an emergency allergy medicine are making drugmaker Mylan the latest target for patients and politicians infuriated by soaring drug costs
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Sky-high price hikes for EpiPen, the injected emergency medicine for severe allergic reactions to foods and bug bites, have made its maker the latest target for patients and politicians infuriated by soaring drug prices....

Radio transmissions show Florida sheriff's deputies were confronted with a chaotic scene as they tried to subdue a 19-year-old Florida college student as he allegedly killed a couple at random outside their home and mauled the dead man's face
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida sheriff's deputies confronted chaos as they tried to subdue an attacker biting a victim's face after stabbing and beating a couple to death in a random assault outside their home, recordings of radio transmissions released Tuesday show....

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One Hawaii tour operator says there has to be a middle ground between the dolphin tour operators and what federal regulators are proposing for swimming with dolphins

Federal regulators are proposing a ban on swimming with dolphins in Hawaii

More firefighters headed Tuesday to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, where large, growing wildfires have closed or are threatening key roads and forced the evacuation of several campgrounds during one of the busiest times of the tourist season

A small plane has made an emergency landing on a sandbar in Massachusetts

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The California judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman reignited debate about him serving on the bench after he removed himself from a separate sex-crimes case



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