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House GOP calls off vote on immigration bill

On the last day before summer recess, dysfunction reigned in Congress.

House Republicans called off a vote on their $659 million emergency response to the border influx from Central America overwhelming immigration…

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Assignment: Education - Open Enrollment

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News 8 Eye Piece: Building a Ride

In this week’s Eye Piece, News 8 Photographer John Schmidt shows us how Wyatt’s Bicycle Company puts together one of…

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    A's acquire ace Lester for All-Star Cespedes

    Boston Red Sox left-handed ace Jon Lester was traded to the Oakland A's on Thursday morning as general manager Billy Beane continues his all-in push for a…

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    Drought leads to high prices, low lakes

    Just how bad is the drought in California? It's so bad, that in some extreme cases, thieves are stealing water.

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