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Archive: May 20, 2016

Active-duty military and veterans can get free legal help at a clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at Texas Station in North Las Vegas. (southernfried/morguefile)

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - May is Military Appreciation Month, and in Nevada, active-duty military and veterans will be able to get free legal services at a series of clinics across the state. The clinics are cosponsored by Nevada Legal Services and the state Attorney General's Office of Military Lega ...Read More

Special Olympics Iowa athletes, volunteers, coaches and spectators have converged on the Iowa State University campus in Ames. (SpecialOlympicsIowa.org)

AMES, Iowa - More than 2,600 athletes - plus their friends, families and thousands of spectators - are converging in Ames this weekend for the Special Olympics' Iowa Summer Games. The opening-ceremony crowd Thursday night filled Hilton Coliseum. While the competitions are a main focus of the weeken ...Read More

This Saturday, several Pennsylvania cities join GMO protests planned in 36 countries on six continents. (Rosalee Yagihara/Wikimedia Commons)

PHILADELPHIA - "Four simple words": That's what consumer advocates say they want to see on foods containing genetically modified organisms. On Saturday in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and other cities around the state, groups are holding what they call a "March Against Monsanto" -- one of the largest pr ...Read More

AARP Utah says more than 60,000 people, including many in the 50-64 age bracket, will fall into the  health care coverage gap under the state's Medicaid expansion plan. (AlexRaths/iStockphoto)

SALT LAKE CITY - Utah health officials are getting criticism for a proposal to widen the state's health-care coverage gap beyond what the Legislature recently passed. The Utah Department of Health wants to limit the state's Medicaid expansion to cover only 10,000 people instead of the 16,000 in the ...Read More

A new report says that since 2008, Arizona leads the nation in both state funding cuts and tuition increases for higher education. (Pixabay)

TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona continues to lead the nation - by a wide margin - in funding cuts for higher education, according to a new report. The report, from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, said deep cuts in funding by the Arizona Legislature have prompted tuition increases at state schoo ...Read More

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