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WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump once claimed to be publicity shy.

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Clinton, Trump work on foreign policy

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving each candidate fresh foreign policy talking ...

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Posted: sep. 25, 2016 8:14 p.m. | | Clinton, Trump work on foreign policy Comments 0 Comments

MIT’s flea market: Obscure electronics

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts (AP) — Once a month in the summer, a small parking lot on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s campus transforms into a high-tech ...

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Posted: sep. 25, 2016 8:03 p.m. | | MIT’s flea market: Obscure electronics Comments 0 Comments

CREATING SECURITY RISK

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Of all the personal information people tend to give out willy-nilly on the internet, birthdate is perhaps the most ubiquitous.

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Posted: sep. 25, 2016 8:03 p.m. | | CREATING SECURITY RISK Comments 0 Comments

UPS testing drones for use in its package delivery system

MARBLEHEAD, Mass. (AP) — One of the world’s largest package delivery companies is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system.

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 10:50 p.m. | | UPS testing drones for use in its package delivery system Comments 0 Comments

Poll shows majority of Americans fear Trump presidency

NEW YORK (AP) — More than half the country fears a Trump presidency. And only about a third of Americans believe he is at least somewhat ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 9:13 p.m. | | Poll shows  majority of  Americans  fear Trump  presidency Comments 0 Comments

Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 9:13 p.m. | | Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man  Comments 0 Comments

GOP lawmaker: FBI gave immunity to top Clinton aide

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, and two other staff members were granted immunity deals in exchange for their cooperation ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 9:12 p.m. | | GOP lawmaker: FBI gave immunity to top Clinton aide  Comments 0 Comments

Obama vetoes 9/11 bill; possible override looms

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama rejected a bill Friday that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 9:12 p.m. | | Obama vetoes 9/11 bill;  possible override looms Comments 0 Comments

Cruz to vote for Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz announced Friday he will vote for Donald Trump, a dramatic about-face that may help unite a deeply divided Republican Party months ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 9:12 p.m. | | Cruz to vote for Trump Comments 0 Comments

Campaign manager in Congress race quits after opponent sues

SAN JOSE (AP) — Ro Khanna’s campaign manager resigned after U.S. Rep. Mike Honda filed a lawsuit alleging that his challenger’s aide stole ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 8:29 p.m. | | Campaign manager in Congress race quits after opponent sues Comments 0 Comments

San Bernardino still bleeding

SAN BERNARDINO  (AP) — When Betty Saffi moved to San Bernardino a year ago, she was thrilled to slash her commute time and slice $400 off ...

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Posted: sep. 23, 2016 8:28 p.m. | | San Bernardino still bleeding Comments 0 Comments

Drought saps Great Salt Lake

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — On the southern shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake, more than 100 boats are sitting high and dry in a ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 10:00 p.m. | | Drought saps Great Salt Lake Comments 0 Comments

Donald Trump steps deeper into race debate

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Stepping deeper into America’s race debate, Donald Trump on Thursday warned African-American protesters that their outrage was creating suffering in their own ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:59 p.m. | | Donald Trump steps deeper into race debate Comments 0 Comments

Third night of Charlotte protests stay largely peaceful

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Protesters massed on Charlotte’s streets for a third night Thursday in the latest sign of mounting pressure for police to ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:59 p.m. | | Third night of Charlotte  protests stay largely peaceful Comments 0 Comments

Weiner online chats with teen investigated in 2 states

NEW YORK (AP) — Online communications between disgraced former congressman Anthony Weiner and a 15-year-old girl are being investigated by law enforcement agencies in New York ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:59 p.m. | | Weiner online chats with  teen investigated in 2 states Comments 0 Comments

Scholars who studied liars, put pants on rats win Ig Nobels

BOSTON (AP) — A Swede who wrote a trilogy about collecting bugs, an Egyptian doctor who put pants on rats to study their sex lives and ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:59 p.m. | | Scholars who studied liars,  put pants on  rats win Ig Nobels Comments 0 Comments

Yahoo hack steals personal info from 500M accounts

SUNNYVALE  (AP) — Computer hackers swiped personal information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts in what is believed to be the biggest digital break-in at ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Yahoo hack steals personal  info from 500M accounts Comments 0 Comments

LinkedIn adding news feeds, ‘bots’ & training

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging “bots” and recommendations for online training courses ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | LinkedIn adding news feeds, ‘bots’ & training Comments 0 Comments

Luxury stores add more amenities in tougher market

NEW YORK (AP) — Buying some suits at Ralph Lauren might mean being offered a chauffeured ride home in a BMW. New clothes from Saks could ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Luxury stores  add more amenities in tougher market Comments 0 Comments

Tesla update halts automatic steering

PALO ALTO (AP) — Tesla Motors says a software update to its Autopilot system will disable automatic steering if drivers don’t keep their hands on ...

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Posted: sep. 22, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Tesla update halts automatic steering Comments 0 Comments

Chicago hiring 970 more cops

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s police department will add 970 new positions over the next two years, its superintendent announced Wednesday, saying the move will help ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2016 10:14 p.m. | | Chicago hiring 970 more cops Comments 0 Comments

Girl, 15, pepper sprayed, charged after bike crash

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Police pepper-sprayed a 15-year-old girl and charged her as a juvenile with assault and disorderly conduct after her bicycle hit a car ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2016 10:14 p.m. | | Girl, 15, pepper sprayed,  charged after bike crash Comments 0 Comments

Charlotte under state of emergency for 2nd night

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in Charlotte tried to quell public anger Wednesday after a police officer shot a black man, but a dusk prayer ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2016 10:14 p.m. | | Charlotte under state of  emergency for 2nd night Comments 0 Comments

Missouri man accused of sexually attacking, killing teen daughter

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man accused of sexually attacking and suffocating his high school honors student daughter and leaving her body in a ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2016 10:14 p.m. | | Missouri man accused of sexually  attacking, killing teen daughter Comments 0 Comments

‘Potential bombing witnesses seen with suitcase are sought

NEW YORK (AP) — Investigators of last weekend’s bombings have released an image of two men who took a suitcase they found on a city ...

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Posted: sep. 21, 2016 10:13 p.m. | | ‘Potential bombing  witnesses   seen with  suitcase are sought  Comments 0 Comments

Comcast plans to launch wireless service next year

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast plans to launch a cellphone service roughly in the middle of next year, although it would be limited to areas of ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 7:06 p.m. | | Comcast plans to launch  wireless service next year Comments 0 Comments

Senators heap bipartisan criticism on Wells Fargo CEO, who apologizes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CEO of Wells Fargo faced calls for his resignation Tuesday from harshly critical senators over allegations that bank employees opened millions of ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 7:05 p.m. | | Senators heap bipartisan criticism on Wells Fargo CEO, who apologizes Comments 0 Comments

Mylan CEO defends high EpiPen prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of pharmaceutical company Mylan is defending the cost for life-saving EpiPens and is signaling the company has no plans to lower ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 7:05 p.m. | | Mylan CEO defends  high EpiPen prices Comments 0 Comments

FedEx beats Street forecasts with 1Q profit of $715 million

DALLAS (AP) — FedEx is raising prices, boosting earnings and making plans for handling the crush of holiday packages.

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 7:05 p.m. | | FedEx beats Street forecasts with 1Q profit  of $715 million Comments 0 Comments

Clinton struggles with traditional playbook

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — For months, Democrats argued that voters would get “serious” about the campaign once it reached the fall and would reject ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 6:59 p.m. | | Clinton struggles with traditional playbook Comments 0 Comments

Judge says inmate’s decades in solitary to end

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered prison officials to end a convicted murderer’s stay in solitary confinement after 36 years, saying ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 6:59 p.m. | | Judge says inmate’s decades in solitary to end Comments 0 Comments

School cafeteria worker quits in ‘lunch shaming’

CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A school cafeteria worker has quit over what she considers a “lunch shaming” policy in a Pennsylvania school district.

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 6:58 p.m. | | School cafeteria worker  quits in ‘lunch shaming’ Comments 0 Comments

Trump skips swing-state cities; opts for rural town

KENANSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Donald Trump is spending a lot of time in this critical presidential swing state, but he campaigned Tuesday evening far from ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 6:58 p.m. | | Trump skips swing-state cities; opts for rural town Comments 0 Comments

Court papers: Suspect vowed ‘bombs will be heard’ in streets

NEW YORK (AP) — Ahmad Khan Rahami vowed to martyr himself rather than be caught after setting off explosives in New York and New Jersey, and ...

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Posted: sep. 20, 2016 6:58 p.m. | | Court papers: Suspect vowed  ‘bombs will be heard’ in streets Comments 0 Comments

Federal court OKs Christian prayers at county board meetings

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Elected officials may open public meetings by praying according to their chosen religion as long as they don’t pressure observers to ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:42 p.m. | | Federal court OKs Christian  prayers at county board meetings Comments 0 Comments

CLINTON: Trump gives ‘aid, comfort’ to ISIS recruiters

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of giving “aid and comfort” to Islamic terrorists Monday, declaring his anti-Muslim rhetoric helps groups such as ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:41 p.m. | | CLINTON: Trump gives ‘aid, comfort’ to ISIS recruiters Comments 0 Comments

Anticipating debate, Trump says he thinks system rigged

NEW YORK (AP) — A week before the first presidential debate, Donald Trump is putting moderators on notice that he’ll be watching to see if ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:41 p.m. | | Anticipating debate, Trump says he thinks system rigged Comments 0 Comments

Suspect is shot and captured in New York-area bombings

LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer responding to a call about a hoodied vagrant curled up asleep in a bar doorway roused ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:41 p.m. | | Suspect is shot and captured in New York-area bombings Comments 0 Comments

CEO preparing to apologize

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf plans to apologize to Congress and the American public on Tuesday after allegations that bank employees opened ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:32 p.m. | | CEO preparing to apologize Comments 0 Comments

Analysts: Clinton’s illness hurt peso

MEXICO CITY (AP —  Economists have long said that when the United States catches a cold, Mexico gets pneumonia. But analysts said Monday that Hillary Clinton ...

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Posted: sep. 19, 2016 7:32 p.m. | | Analysts: Clinton’s illness hurt peso Comments 0 Comments

Flying drones out of direct sight

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — As thousands of commercial drones take to the skies under new Federal Aviation Administration rules, some small operators are pursuing a ...

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Posted: sep. 18, 2016 6:33 p.m. | | Flying drones out of direct sight Comments 0 Comments

VFW, troop support, shelter benefactors of 2016 event

The Manteca Sunrise Kiwanis has selected their three main organizations that will receive funds from the 2016 Pumpkin Fair proceeds — Veteran of Foreign Wars Jimmie ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:56 p.m. | | VFW, troop support, shelter benefactors of 2016 event Comments 0 Comments

Officer killed man less than second after giving command

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California police officer gave a man less than a second to raise his hands before opening fire and killing him ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:56 p.m. | | Officer killed man less than second after giving command Comments 0 Comments

2 Oakland officers formally charged in police sex scandal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two former Northern California officers were formally charged Friday with misdemeanors for their alleged involvement in a wide-ranging police sex scandal involving ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:56 p.m. | | 2 Oakland officers formally charged in police sex scandal Comments 0 Comments

Driver struck and killed by metal nut

MENLO PARK . (AP) — An elderly driver was struck in the neck and killed by a large metal nut as he drove on a busy Northern ...

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Cal-Berkeley suspends course amid Jewish groups’ complaints

BERKELEY . (AP) — The University of California at Berkeley has suspended a course amid accusations it shared anti-Semitic viewpoints and was designed to indoctrinate students against ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:55 p.m. | | Cal-Berkeley suspends course amid Jewish groups’ complaints Comments 0 Comments

Diverse America divided on flag, anthem, other symbols

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The oldest Latino civil rights group in the United States opens every meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance, a tradition resulting from ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:29 p.m. | | Diverse America divided on flag, anthem, other symbols Comments 0 Comments

A shrinking Army aims to keep citizen-soldiers combat ready

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — Before citizen-soldiers of the 48th Infantry Brigade deployed to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Georgia National Guard troops spent months ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:29 p.m. | | A shrinking Army aims to keep citizen-soldiers combat ready Comments 0 Comments

Reversing course, Trump admits Obama was born in the USA

WASHINGTON (AP) — After five years as the chief promoter of a lie about Barack Obama’s birthplace, Donald Trump abruptly reversed course Friday and acknowledged ...

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Posted: sep. 16, 2016 9:29 p.m. | | Reversing course, Trump admits Obama was born in the USA Comments 0 Comments

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