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Starbucks Chairman Questions Country's 'Moral Fiber'

Starbucks Chairman Questions Country's 'Moral Fiber'

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz says the events surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend have put the "moral fiber" of the country in question.

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Nevada Judge Clears Way for Expanded Marijuana Distribution

Nevada Judge Clears Way for Expanded Marijuana Distribution

By Scott Sonner | Aug 19
A judge cleared the way Thursday for Nevada to allow more businesses to move marijuana from growers to stores in an effort to keep up with overwhelming demand since recreational pot sales began last month.

Young Afghans See Opportunities Dwindle as Security Worsens

Young Afghans See Opportunities Dwindle as Security Worsens

By Kathy Gannon | Aug 19
Despite 16 years of war and billions of dollars in international aid, security is worsening and jobs have grown scarce. More than 2.5 million Afghans have fled - the second largest refugee population after Syria's.

Fugitive Sought for Dumping Radioactive Oilfield Waste

Fugitive Sought for Dumping Radioactive Oilfield Waste

By Matthew Brown | Aug 19
James Kenneth Ward, 55, is considered violent and dangerous and should not be approached, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Criminal Investigation Division said in a statement.

South Carolina Sues Drug Manufacturer over Opioid Crisis

South Carolina Sues Drug Manufacturer over Opioid Crisis

By Meg Kinnard | Aug 19
South Carolina has become the latest state to accuse a drug manufacturer of exacerbating its opioid drug crisis by using deceptive marketing, with the state's top prosecutor suing the maker of OxyContin.

Work to Begin on Park Dedicated to Marathon Bombing Victim

Work to Begin on Park Dedicated to Marathon Bombing Victim

Aug 19
The mother of an 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing says she's pleased that work is about to begin on a park named after her son.

Starbucks Chairman Questions Country's 'Moral Fiber'

Starbucks Chairman Questions Country's 'Moral Fiber'

Aug 18
Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz says the events surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend have put the "moral fiber" of the country in question.

Colleges Brace for More Violence Amid Rash of Hate on Campus

Colleges Brace for More Violence Amid Rash of Hate on Campus

By Collin Binkley and Michael Kunzelman | Aug 18
At college campuses, far-right extremist groups have found fertile ground to spread their messages and attract new followers.

AP FACT CHECK: Viral Photo Doesn't Show 'Antifa' Beating Cop

AP FACT CHECK: Viral Photo Doesn't Show 'Antifa' Beating Cop

Aug 18
A widely spread photo that appears to show an anti-fascist activist beating a police officer is a doctored image.

Soaring Digital Sales Drive Target During Second Quarter

Soaring Digital Sales Drive Target During Second Quarter

Aug 18
Target reported a dip in second-quarter profit, but it was better than anticipated and a 32 percent spike in digital sales gains drove revenue higher.

'Alice Isn't Dead' Podcast Being Adapted for Print and TV

'Alice Isn't Dead' Podcast Being Adapted for Print and TV

Aug 18
Harper Perennial and Universal Cable Productions told The Associated Press on Wednesday that a novel and television program are in the works for the popular podcast about a truck driver searching for her missing wife.

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