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  • Chicago Bulls suspend guard Rajon Rondo 1 game

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls suspended Rajon Rondo for Monday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers for conduct detrimental to the team, adding another disciplinary measure to the point guard's lengthy resume...

  • Power line to link Canada, New England gets key US permit

    MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A power line planned to run under Lake Champlain and link suppliers in Canada with consumers in southern New England has won a key federal permit, clearing its last big regulatory hurdle...

  • Heisman finalists: Jackson, Watson, Peppers, 2 Sooners

    NEW YORK (AP) — Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson is a Heisman Trophy finalist for the second consecutive season, joining Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson, Michigan linebacker Jabrill Peppers and Oklahoma teammates Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook...

  • Texas Republican elector says he won't cast ballot for Trump

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Republican member of the Electoral College from Texas said Monday that he won't cast one of his state's 38 electoral votes for Donald Trump because "I am here to elect a president, not a king."..

  • Colleagues paint caustic portrait of artist colony founder

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death saw himself as a kind of guru and loved to surround himself with followers but showed chilling disregard for their well-being, according to relatives, neighbors and acquaintances...

  • United Airlines mechanics approve contract

    CHICAGO (AP) — Mechanics at United Airlines have approved a six-year labor deal, the latest in a string of pay-raising contracts in the now profitable industry...

  • Bill speeding federal drug approvals clears Senate hurdle

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan bill to speed government drug approvals and bolster biomedical research cleared its last procedural hurdle in the Senate on Monday in an emotional moment for outgoing Vice President Joe Biden...

  • Police won't know for days if officer fired fatal shot

    ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Results of ballistic tests to determine whether a police officer or someone else fired the shot that killed a northern Indiana man aren't expected for at least several days, a state police spokesman said Monday...

  • California lawmakers aim to protect immigrants from Trump

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Monday urged President-elect Donald Trump to refrain from pursuing mass deportations and introduced urgent legislation to fund immigration lawyers and help public defenders protect the state's immigrants...


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