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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
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CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) " Protesters trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline were bracing for a confrontation with police Thursday after the demonstrators refused to leave private land in the pipeline's path. A months-long dispute over the four-state, $3.8 billion pipeline reached a crisis point when some 200 protesters set up camp on land owned by pipeline developer Energy Transfer Partners. Law enforcement officials demanded that they leave on Wednesday,...

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GARBERVILLE, Calif. (AP) " Laura Costa's son and husband moved quickly with the pruning shears to harvest the family's fall marijuana crop, racing along with several workers to cut the plants and drop them in plastic bins ahead of an impending...

Updated at 4:07 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A former Pixar executive who won the first ever Oscar for software is taking over a U.S. government agency responsible for improving federal digital technology. Rob Cook, whose credits include "Toy Story" and "Toy Story...

Updated at 3:42 AM

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) " Wanda Serrano arrived at Puerto Rico's largest public hospital before dawn to take her 17-year-old son to an appointment. Six hours later, they were still in the packed waiting room hoping to see a doctor. They...

Updated at 3:14 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The vast majority of U.S. students still lack a solid grasp of science despite some modest gains by fourth and eighth graders, especially girls and minorities. The problem is particularly acute among the nation's high...

Updated at 2:13 AM

CLEVELAND (AP) " The Latest on the World Series (all times Eastern): ___ 11:12 p.m. Aroldis Chapman got the final four outs and the Chicago Cubs have completed a 5-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians that tied the World Series...

Updated at 2:12 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Justice Clarence Thomas said Wednesday that the Supreme Court confirmation process is an example of how the nation's capital is "broken in some ways." Thomas reflected on his 25 years as a justice while speaking at the...

Updated at 2:04 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " Los Angeles police are investigating a pre-dawn attack that destroyed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame less than two weeks before the election. The Hollywood Chamber of...

Updated at 2:01 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) " The grandson of Samsung's founder is stepping up as its new leader as the South Korean company grapples with the recent failure of a flagship smartphone. Shareholders of Samsung Electronics Co. voted Thursday to...

Updated at 1:59 AM

HONOLULU (AP) " The U.S. Coast Guard in Hawaii was searching Wednesday for a Chinese mariner attempting to set a solo sailing record from San Francisco to Shanghai. The Maritime Rescue Coordination Center China contacted the Coast Guard in...

Updated at 12:16 AM

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