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Updated at 9:22 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " President Barack Obama will nominate Dr. John B. King Jr. to serve as Education Department secretary after receiving commitments from lawmakers to give his nomination speedy consideration, the White House said Thursday.

Updated at 9:22 PM

ATHERTON, Calif. (AP) " President Barack Obama says he is very confident his administration is on "strong legal footing" in its defense of a key piece of his climate-change agenda.

Updated at 9:21 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Congress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet, as lawmakers leapt at an election-year chance to demonstrate their opposition to imposing levies on online service.

Updated at 9:20 PM

HONOLULU (AP) " Most of Hawaii's species of coral is unlike other coral around the world in that it grows very slowly, making restoration projects for endangered reefs in the state difficult.

Updated at 9:17 PM

Jitters over the global economy and steep declines in bank stocks knocked U.S. stocks lower for the fourth day in a row Thursday.

Updated at 9:06 PM

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Updated at 9:06 PM

ATHERTON, Calif. (AP) " President Barack Obama says "strange things" can happen in politics when voters are scared and that the angst people are currently feeling is finding voice in both the Republican and Democratic parties.

Updated at 9:05 PM

MILWAUKEE (AP) " After an overwhelming loss in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is staking a campaign comeback on her ability to woo black and Latino voters, placing outreach to those communities at the center of her strategy to re-energize her 2016...

Updated at 9:03 PM

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) " A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years.

Updated at 9:02 PM

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) " As Ferguson prepares to do legal battle with the Justice Department, the city's leaders have acknowledged the possibility that they might someday disband the police department and cede law enforcement to another agency.

Updated at 8:57 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " A blowout at a natural gas well that gushed uncontrollably for 16 weeks and drove thousands of residents from their Los Angeles homes was plugged Thursday, a utility said.

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