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Opinion

Trump, Biden already shifting to November mindset

Local columns

NEW YORK (AP) — Barely 400,000 votes have been cast in two rural Republican primaries over the span of eight days. But both Donald Trump and Joe Biden are behaving like their parties’ nominees already. Trump’s double-digit victory Tuesday in independent-minded New Hampshire, where he ...

Almanac

Local columns

By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2024 There are 340 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, 2020, NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others were killed when their helicopter ...

MSP program focuses on causes of gun violence

Editorial

The Michigan State Police is operating a program designed to prevent crime by addressing some of the root causes of criminal activity. A total of $4 million is available in competitive grant funds to assist with the prevention and reduction of crime and violence under the Byrne State Crisis ...

A Copperhead Party

Local columns

WASHINGTON — Have we seen the likes of Donald Trump before in our jagged political history? Oh, yes. You may think Trump is utterly unique as New Hampshire primary voters go to the polls. No other president ever incited mass violence to stay in office. Yet there is a Civil War political ...

Why ‘viability’ is dividing the abortion rights movement

Local columns

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Reproductive rights activists in Missouri agree they want to get a ballot measure before voters this fall to roll back one of the strictest abortion bans in the country and ensure access. The sticking point is how far they should go. The groups have been at odds ...

Almanac

Local columns

By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 25, the 25th day of 2024. There are 341 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 25, in 1971, Charles Manson and three women followers were convicted in Los Angeles of murder and conspiracy in the 1969 ...