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Trump Dismisses Worries of Recession, Says Economy is Strong

Trump Dismisses Worries of Recession, Says Economy is Strong

By Kevin Freking | Aug 19
President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week's steep drop in the financial markets.

Trump Economic Adviser Dismisses Fears of Looming Recession

Trump Economic Adviser Dismisses Fears of Looming Recession

By Kevin Freking | Aug 18
President Donald Trump's top economic adviser is playing down fears of a looming recession after last week's sharp drop in the financial markets and predicting the economy will perform well in the second half of 2019.

Backers of Rural Dental Care Find Something to Smile About

Backers of Rural Dental Care Find Something to Smile About

By Marina Villeneuve | Aug 18
It can be hard to keep smiles healthy in rural areas, where dentists are few and far between and residents often are poor and lack dental coverage. Efforts to remedy the problem have produced varying degrees of success. The biggest obstacle? Dentists.

Portland 'Ground Zero' for Protests between Right, Left-wing

Portland 'Ground Zero' for Protests between Right, Left-wing

By Gillian Flaccus | Aug 18
Hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, on Saturday for a long-hyped rally that attracted President Donald Trump's attention and resulted in at least 13 arrests.

Blooms, Beasts Affected As Alaska Records Hottest Month

Blooms, Beasts Affected As Alaska Records Hottest Month

By Dan Joling | Aug 18
Alaska has been America's canary in the coal mine for climate warming, and the yellow bird is swooning.

Weapons Seized at Portland Right-wing Rally, Counterprotests

Weapons Seized at Portland Right-wing Rally, Counterprotests

By Gillian Flaccus | Aug 17
Police seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons Saturday as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, in a situation the mayor termed "potentially dangerous and volatile."

Hundreds Come to Honor El Paso Victim after Public Invited

Hundreds Come to Honor El Paso Victim after Public Invited

By Jamie Stengle and Russell Contreras | Aug 17
When Jordan Ballard read that one of the victims of the El Paso massacre had few relatives and the public was invited to her funeral, the Los Angeles resident bought a plane ticket and flew to Texas to honor a woman she had never met.

AP Explains: A Look at Rallies, Recent Tension in Portland

AP Explains: A Look at Rallies, Recent Tension in Portland

By Gillian Flaccus | Aug 17
The liberal city of Portland, Oregon, is again expected to be a flashpoint because of a right-wing rally planned Saturday.

Court: US Can Reject Asylum Along Parts of Mexico Border

Court: US Can Reject Asylum Along Parts of Mexico Border

By Nomaan Merchant | Aug 17
A federal appeals court on Friday cleared the way for the U.S. government to forbid Central American immigrants from seeking asylum at the two busiest stretches of the southern border in a partial legal victory for the Trump administration.

Recession Signs Worry Trump Ahead of 2020

Recession Signs Worry Trump Ahead of 2020

By Josh Boak and Jonathan Lemire | Aug 17
President Donald Trump is warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, arguing that even voters who personally dislike him should base their ballots on the nation's strong growth and low unemployment rate.

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