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Los Angeles • The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, has been rescued by the Reelz channel. In a statement Thursday, Reelz CEO Stan E. Hubbard …

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  • Demonstrators hold a European Union flag during a rally organized by supporters of the YES vote for the upcoming referendum in Athens, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Greece's European creditors were assessing a last-minute proposal Athens made for a new two-year rescue deal, submitted just hours before the country's international bailout program expires and it loses access to billions of euros in funds. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza) Greece appears to cave to demands, but Europe skeptical
    Athens, Greece • Greece’s government appeared to be caving into demands from its creditors on Wednesday, offering concessions in a desperate attempt t...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:38 pm   |     |   Share
  • Grizzly trapped near Pinedale, relocated to Yellowstone area
    Cody, Wyo. • Wildlife officials have trapped and relocated a grizzly bear in an area north of Pinedale where another bear was killing cattle. The Wyom...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:51 am   |     |   Share
  • Wildlife officials investigate bird die offs south of Boise
    Boise, Idaho • Wildlife officials are investigating after residents reported a large number of dead songbirds in Kuna, a city about 18 miles southwest...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:48 am   |     |   Share
  • Idaho babysitter gets 4 to 10 years for shaking infant
    Boise, Idaho • A Wilder woman who admitted to investigators that she shook an infant until it went limp has been sentenced to at least four years in p...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:46 am   |     |   Share

  • Special election fills vacant seat on Navajo Nation Council
    Window Rock, Ariz. • A Utah man is the Navajo Nation Council’s news member, winning a seat vacated by the tribe’s vice president. Unofficial results f...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:45 am   |     |   Share
  • After trade deal, Obama seeks to repair rift with labor
    Washington • After the push for trade legislation ruptured relations between the White House and organized labor, President Barack Obama is embarking ...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:36 am   |     |   Share
  • Gulf states reach $18.7B settlement with BP over oil spill
    New Orleans • BP and five Gulf states announced an $18.7 billion settlement Thursday that resolves years of legal fighting over the environmental and ...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:30 am   |     |   Share
  • Emergency personnel stand by as evacuees gather at the Foothills Mall early Thursday, July 2, 2015, in Maryville, Tenn.,  after they were forced to leave their homes when rail car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire. (Brittany Bade/WBIR.com via AP) Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee
    Maryville, Tenn. • A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuati...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:34 am   |     |   Share
  • A U.S. Park Police helicopter hovers overhead at the Washington Navy Yard campus in Washington, Thursday, July 2, 2015. A lockdown was underway Thursday morning across the Washington Navy Yard campus after reports of shots fired, but a senior law enforcement official said those reports had not been confirmed.   (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) The Latest: No shots fired at Navy Yard, official says
    Washington • 10:10 a.m. Despite reports of gunfire, a federal law enforcement official said there were no shots fired at the Washington Navy Yard on T...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:27 am   |     |   Share
  • Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at the Western Conservative Summit, hosted by the Centennial Institute, Colorado Christian University's think tank, in Denver, Saturday, June 27, 2015. Walker has said that in July he will announce whether he will seek the Republican U.S. presidential nomination. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker entering 2016 presidential race
    Madison, Wis. • Aides to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker say the Republican is entering the crowded Republican race for president. They say Walkers plans ...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:27 am   |     |   Share
  • Protesters waive a rainbow flag on the front lawn of the Rowan County Judicial Center, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Morehead, Ky. The protest was being held against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who, due to the ruling of the Supreme Court of the United States and her own religious beliefs, has refused to issue any marriage licenses in the county. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley) Federal judge: Alabama counties must allow gay marriage
    Burmingham, Ala. • With a handful of Alabama counties still refusing to grant gay marriages even as they issued licenses for straight weddings, a fede...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 02:11 pm   |     |   Share
  • Study: Polar bears could feel global warming’s sting by 2025
    Anchorage, Alaska • About a third of the world’s polar bears could be in imminent danger from greenhouse gas emissions in as soon as a decade, a U.S. ...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 10:22 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2014, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the deadly September attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans.  Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday night, June 20, 2015. But it's unclear whether the officials realized Clinton, now the leading Democratic presidential candidate, was running her email from a server located in her home in Chappaqua, N.Y., a potential security risk and violation of administration policy. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) Emails show top officials aware of Clinton’s private address
    Washington • Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was us...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 02:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • (FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2013 file photo, Travelers pass through a corridor at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia. The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion between major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press)  . The civil antitrust investigation by the Justice Department appears to focus on whether airlines illegally signaled to each other how quickly they would add new flights, routes and extra seats.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) Justice Department investigating whether airlines colluded to keep prices high
    Wasington • The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, accordin...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • (FILE - In this June 19, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks in Washington. Big-time donors to a nonprofit educational group founded by Jeb Bush, disclosed publicly by The Associated Press)   for the first time, highlight the intersection between Bush’s roles in the worlds of business, policy and politics years before he considered running for president. After leaving the Florida governor’s office in 2007, Bush formed the Foundation for Excellence in Education, whose mission is “to build an American education system that equips every child to achieve their God-given potential.” With Bush serving as president, the group attracted $46 million from donors through 2014.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) Backers of Bush nonprofit include banks, schools, lottery
    Washington • Big-time donors to a nonprofit educational group founded by Jeb Bush, disclosed for the first time Wednesday, highlight the intersection ...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Members of Local 998 of the Amalgamated Transit Union picket outside of the Fond du Lac Operating Station Wednesday, July 1, 2015, after going on strike. The bus drivers strike started at 3 a.m. after attempts to settle a contract failed. (Sherman Williams/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel via AP) Milwaukee County bus drivers strike, scrambling commute
    Milwaukee • Hundreds of Milwaukee County union bus drivers went on strike early Wednesday, leaving tens of thousands of commuters scrambling to make a...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • N. Idaho police: Woman tried to hide heroin under burger
    Post Falls, Idaho • Police in the north Idaho community of Post Falls say they arrested a woman who tried to hide heroin under a half-eaten cheeseburg...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 08:48 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 1, 2005, file photo, Bishop Gene Robinson addresses the congregation at Christ Church in Philadelphia, Sunday, May 1, 2005. Robinson, now retired, said he is breathless about how quickly the gay rights movement has progressed since he was getting daily death threats and forced to wear a bulletproof vest to his consecration 12 years ago. Episcopalians are set to vote Wednesday, July 1, 2015, on allowing religious weddings for same-sex couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide. (AP Photo/Coke Whitworth, File) Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churches
    Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church’s embrace of gay rights that beg...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 06:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • A woman uses a fan to cool off in the shade on a hot summer day, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is bringing a heat wave to Europe, with France the next in line for a scorching day.  Forecasters said southern France could see temperatures over 40 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, a day after Cordoba in southern Spain recorded 43.7 degrees Celsius (110.66 Fahrenheit).  (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos) Western Europe sweats — and enjoys — unusual heat wave
    Paris • Commuters bared lots of skin, temperatures broke records in cities and towns, and millions gulped down water or splashed away in it as Western...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:38 pm   |     |   Share
  • Smoke rises from Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal church late Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Greeleyville, S.C., which caught fire Tuesday. The African-American church that was burned down by the Ku Klux Klan in 1995 caught fire again Tuesday night. (Veasey Conway/The Morning News via AP) Official: Fire at South Carolina black church wasn’t arson
    Greeleyville, S.C. • A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federa...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • A relative weeps near body bags containing the remains of the victims of a military cargo plane that crashed onto a residential area on Tuesday, at a hospital in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. The C-130 Hercules crashed shortly after takeoff on June 30 in the country's third largest city. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara) Indonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort ends
    Medan, Indonesia • Indonesia’s air force promised Wednesday to investigate whether the aging transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, ki...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share