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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) " Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill that Republican lawmakers hope to pass Thursday and add to legislation already on its way to GOP Gov. John Kasich that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. A House committee voted Wednesday night to pass the 20-week ban, which now heads to the full House for consideration Thursday. That follows House approval Tuesday night of the so-called heartbeat bill, clearing the way for what...

Updated at 1:40 AM

MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) " Rescue workers, soldiers and police combed through the rubble of a devastated town in Indonesia's Aceh province early Thursday, resuming a search for earthquake survivors that was halted at night by rain and...

Updated at 11:49 PM

DETROIT (AP) " The Latest on the presidential recount efforts in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin (all times local): 7:50 p.m. A federal judge who ordered Michigan to start recounting presidential votes has dropped his decision,...

Updated at 11:41 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) " A fun-loving computer science graduate and 21-year-old college roommates were among the 36 people killed when fire engulfed a dance party inside an Oakland warehouse. Officials have identified all but one of the...

Updated at 11:38 PM

DUBLIN (AP) " Two gunmen ambushed and killed a former top figure in the Real IRA splinter group in the southwest city of Cork, the first slaying of its kind in four years in Ireland, police and witnesses said Wednesday. The attackers...

Updated at 11:23 PM

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) " Thousands of people observed a moment of silence before fighter jets streaked across the sky during a ceremony Wednesday at Pearl Harbor marking the 75th anniversary of the attack that plunged the United States into...

Updated at 11:07 PM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " Texas could be the epicenter for the nation's next major fight over stricter requirements for immunizations as rates of schoolchildren who refuse shots for non-medical reasons climb in America's second-largest...

Updated at 10:38 PM

The greatest thing about a revival of a nostalgic television show is that it allows you to catch up with characters that you thought you had to say goodbye to a long time ago.

Updated at 10:16 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) " Ocean waters are taking a toll on a sunken mini submarine 5 miles off the entrance to Pearl Harbor. The Japanese Imperial Navy vessel with a two-man crew " the first casualties of shots fired by U.S. forces in World...

Updated at 10:00 PM

Like so many cultural moments do, it began with Beyoncé. February, Super Bowl 50: The pop star...

Updated at 9:57 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " For one afternoon, Senate Republicans and Democrats gleefully referred to Joe Biden as "Mr. President." As the nation's 47th vice president, Biden is the president of the Senate though his two White House bids went...

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