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Border agent dies after being injured in Texas

VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — Authorities are searching Texas’ Big Bend area for potential suspects and witnesses after a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent ...

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:15 p.m. | | Border agent dies after  being injured in Texas Comments 0 Comments

Widow of Grateful Dead’s lawyer auctions rare items

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The widow of the Grateful Dead’s longtime lawyer is auctioning off treasures from their long strange trip with the psychedelic rock-and-roll ...

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:15 p.m. | | Widow of Grateful Dead’s  lawyer auctions rare items Comments 0 Comments

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in Chinese jail

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he should have left three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China in jail.

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:14 p.m. | | Trump says he should  have left UCLA  players in Chinese jail Comments 0 Comments

Record mogul accused of sex harassment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Model Keri Claussen Khalighi has come forward to accuse Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct in 1991 when she ...

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:04 p.m. | | Record mogul accused of sex harassment Comments 0 Comments

Many Christian conservatives are backing Alabama’s Roy Moore

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Christian conservatives see Roy Moore as their champion. He has battled federal judges and castigated liberals, big government, gun control ...

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:03 p.m. | | Many Christian conservatives are backing Alabama’s Roy Moore Comments 0 Comments

Santa’s in town? You need an appointment this year at Macy’s

NEW YORK (AP) — Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you’ll need a reservation to see him.

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:03 p.m. | | Santa’s in town? You need an appointment this year at Macy’s Comments 0 Comments

Mixed signals sent on fate of tax bill’s health provision

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of President Donald Trump’s leading economic advisers sent mixed signals Sunday on the fate of a health care provision in the ...

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Posted: nov. 19, 2017 7:02 p.m. | | Mixed signals sent  on fate of tax bill’s health provision Comments 0 Comments

Analysis: Senate bill hikes taxes for 13.8M

WASHINGTON (AP) — Promoted as needed relief for the middle class, the Senate Republican tax overhaul actually would increase taxes for some 13.8 million moderate-income ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:20 p.m. | | Analysis: Senate bill  hikes taxes for 13.8M Comments 0 Comments

Georgia sheriff facing charges over school search suspended

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s governor on Monday suspended a sheriff who faces charges including sexual battery after a drug search at a high school earlier ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:20 p.m. | | Georgia sheriff  facing charges over school  search suspended Comments 0 Comments

Donald Trump Jr. messaged with WikiLeaks during, after campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s oldest son on Monday released a series of private Twitter exchanges between himself and WikiLeaks during and after the ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:20 p.m. | | Donald Trump Jr. messaged with  WikiLeaks during, after campaign Comments 0 Comments

Amazon or Walmart? Some retailers are choosing alliances

NEW YORK (AP) — Store chains feeling the upheaval in retail are making strategic alliances — and that can mean picking sides.

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:19 p.m. | | Amazon or Walmart? Some  retailers are choosing alliances Comments 0 Comments

Inmate will get pillow to help him breathe during execution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio will provide a wedge-shaped pillow to help a condemned inmate breathe as he’s being executed this week, among other accommodations ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:19 p.m. | | Inmate will get pillow to help him   breathe during execution Comments 0 Comments

UK Scrabble group bans star player for breaking tile game rule

LONDON (AP) — The Association of British Scrabble players banned one of its star players for three years after an independent investigation concluded that he had ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:19 p.m. | | UK Scrabble group bans  star player for breaking  tile game rule Comments 0 Comments

Could anyone stop Trump from launching nukes? The answer: No

WASHINGTON (AP) — Here’s a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:06 p.m. | | Could anyone stop  Trump from launching nukes? The answer: No Comments 0 Comments

Another woman accuses George W. Bush of groping

HOUSTON (AP) — Another woman has stepped forward to accuse former President George H.W. Bush of inappropriately touching her.

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:06 p.m. | | Another woman  accuses George W. Bush of groping Comments 0 Comments

Sessions open to Clinton Foundation special counsel

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving open the possibility that a special counsel could be appointed to look into Clinton Foundation dealings and ...

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‘Hannity’ fans smash Keurig brewers over pulled TV ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Supporters of conservative host Sean Hannity’s Fox News Channel show are responding to a decision by Keurig to stop advertising on ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:06 p.m. | | ‘Hannity’ fans smash Keurig brewers over pulled TV ads Comments 0 Comments

Firm: At least 15 people have caught fire after Taser stun

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The maker of Tasers said Monday that at least 15 people have caught fire, and five have died, after being stunned while ...

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Posted: nov. 13, 2017 8:05 p.m. | | Firm: At least 15 people have caught fire  after Taser stun Comments 0 Comments

Dubai Air Show opens with Emirates’ $15.1B Boeing buy

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Long-haul carrier Emirates purchased 40 American-made Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners on Sunday at the start of the biennial Dubai Air Show ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:22 p.m. | | Dubai Air Show opens with Emirates’ $15.1B Boeing buy Comments 0 Comments

4,700-unit housing project is planned for Reno

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A proposal to build 4,700 housing units on a former ranch in Reno could help make a big dent in the ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:21 p.m. | | 4,700-unit housing  project is planned for Reno Comments 0 Comments

Study suggests women less likely to get CPR from bystanders

ANAHEIM  (AP) — Women are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander and more likely to die, a new study suggests, and researchers ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:21 p.m. | | Study suggests  women less  likely to get CPR  from bystanders Comments 0 Comments

Body count blamed on MS-13 violence grows in NYC suburbs

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Angel Soler’s mother brought him to the U.S. as a young boy, figuring things would surely be better than ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:20 p.m. | | Body count blamed  on MS-13 violence  grows in NYC suburbs Comments 0 Comments

George Takei, Richard Dreyfuss respond in harassment scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — George Takei took to Twitter on Saturday to deny groping a male model and Richard Dreyfuss said he never exposed himself to ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:19 p.m. | | George Takei, Richard Dreyfuss respond in harassment scandal Comments 0 Comments

Boy shot by deputy called 911, gave description of himself

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An eighth-grade boy who was fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy in northern Wisconsin called 911 to report a man with ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:18 p.m. | | Boy shot by deputy called 911, gave description of himself Comments 0 Comments

Church holds 1st Sunday service since 26 killed

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of mourners crowded into the tiny town of Sutherland Springs for the first Sunday service since a gunman stormed the ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 7:18 p.m. | | Church holds 1st Sunday service since 26 killed Comments 0 Comments

Turkey denies report of plan to kidnap cleric Gulen from US

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey has dismissed as “utterly false, ludicrous and groundless” a report that Turkish officials may have discussed paying millions of dollars to have ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 6:58 p.m. | | Turkey denies report of plan  to kidnap cleric Gulen from US Comments 0 Comments

Rural areas at risk as water levels drop in massive aquifer

DENVER (AP) — The draining of a massive aquifer that underlies portions of eight states in the central U.S. is drying up streams, causing fish ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 6:57 p.m. | | Rural areas at risk as water levels drop in massive aquifer Comments 0 Comments

From Snapchat to graffiti, public, schools react to racial incidents

CHICAGO (AP) — Maryland students using their shirts to spell a racial slur used against black people at a rally. Pennsylvania students posing with swastika-carved pumpkins ...

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Posted: nov. 12, 2017 6:57 p.m. | | From Snapchat to graffiti, public, schools  react to racial incidents Comments 0 Comments

Mayor: Court order allowing homeless camps creates hazard

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s mayor said Thursday a court order that’s letting homeless camps stay in place despite a city ordinance banning them has ...

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Posted: nov. 09, 2017 10:15 p.m. | | Mayor: Court order  allowing homeless  camps creates hazard Comments 0 Comments

Company that offered male higher wage than female sanctioned

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two teenagers whose firing from a Kansas pizza restaurant prompted a national discussion on pay inequality should receive back pay and ...

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Posted: nov. 09, 2017 10:15 p.m. | | Company that  offered male  higher wage  than female  sanctioned Comments 0 Comments

Pastor: Texas church that was attacked will be demolished

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — The Texas church where more than two dozen people were killed by a gunman during Sunday services will be demolished, the ...

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Family: Woman died shielding grandson during church massacre

DALLAS (AP) — Sunday school teacher Peggy Warden threw herself in front of her grandson when a gunman opened fire onto the congregation at First Baptist ...

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Posted: nov. 09, 2017 10:14 p.m. | | Family: Woman died shielding grandson during church massacre Comments 0 Comments

GOP leaders bolt from Senate candidate Moore after sex claim

WASHINGTON (AP) — A month before Alabama’s special election, Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore abruptly faced lurid allegations Thursday of sexual misconduct with minors decades ...

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Posted: nov. 09, 2017 10:14 p.m. | | GOP leaders  bolt from Senate  candidate Moore  after sex claim Comments 0 Comments

Gleeful Democrats see political wave; GOP says not so fast

NEW YORK (AP) — Jubilant Democrats across America are declaring their big election victories in Virginia and New Jersey — their first of the young Trump era ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:38 p.m. | | Gleeful Democrats see political wave;  GOP says not so fast Comments 0 Comments

44 train engineers diagnosed with sleep apnea

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Dozens of New Jersey Transit train engineers were sidelined because testing imposed after a deadly rail crash found they suffered from ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:38 p.m. | | 44 train engineers diagnosed with sleep apnea Comments 0 Comments

Authorities review video of Texas church massacre

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Authorities have reviewed video from inside the small-town Texas church where a gunman killed more than two dozen people, including footage ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:37 p.m. | | Authorities review video of Texas church massacre Comments 0 Comments

Trump criticizes ‘one- sided’ Chinese trade deals

BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized the “very one-sided and unfair” trade relationship between the U.S. and China, but stopped short of ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:37 p.m. | | Trump criticizes ‘one- sided’ Chinese trade deals Comments 0 Comments

Self-operating shuttle bus crashes after Vegas launch

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The robots won this one.

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:37 p.m. | | Self-operating shuttle bus  crashes after Vegas launch Comments 0 Comments

Barack Obama shows up for jury duty; not chosen

CHICAGO (AP) — Former President Barack Obama, free of a job that forced him to move to Washington for eight years, showed up to a downtown ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:37 p.m. | | Barack Obama shows up for jury duty; not chosen Comments 0 Comments

Stellar encore: Dying star keeps coming back

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Death definitely becomes this star.

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:37 p.m. | | Stellar encore:  Dying star keeps  coming back   Comments 0 Comments

Woman, 94, frees herself from car trunk

PHOENIX (AP) — A 94-year-old Phoenix woman freed herself from the trunk of her car hours after she was abducted from her condominium by a man ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:36 p.m. | | Woman, 94, frees herself from car trunk Comments 0 Comments

Will it be AT&T vs the government in $85B Time Warner deal?

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T’s pending acquisition of Time Warner, an $85 billion media deal that could shake up how Americans watch TV, is ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:00 p.m. | | Will it be AT&T vs the government in $85B Time Warner deal? Comments 0 Comments

Panera Bread buys Au Bon Pain

NEW YORK (AP) — Panera Bread founder Ron Shaich is stepping down as CEO and the company is buying Au Bon Pain — bringing together two chains ...

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China, US sign another $206.6B in trade deals

BEIJING (AP) — China and the United States have signed additional business agreements valued at $206.5 billion during President Donald Trump’s visit to Beijing ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 10:00 p.m. | | China, US sign  another $206.6B in trade deals Comments 0 Comments

Walmart to offer Black Friday deals early on its website

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart hopes to tempt shoppers with online deals before Black Friday.

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 9:59 p.m. | | Walmart to offer  Black Friday deals early on its website Comments 0 Comments

Female directors ready to topple an ignoble Oscar stat

NEW YORK (AP) — Four.

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 9:47 p.m. | | Female directors ready to  topple an ignoble Oscar stat Comments 0 Comments

CMA Awards offer political, emotional moments during show

NASHVILLE (AP) — The 2017 Country Music Association Awards marked one of its most political and emotional shows in years, as the night offered powerful moments ...

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Posted: nov. 08, 2017 9:47 p.m. | | CMA Awards offer political, emotional  moments during show Comments 0 Comments

Are all Russia ties now sinister, or are some just business?

MOSCOW (AP) — A shipping company partly owned by President Donald Trump’s commerce secretary is one of the few in the world that can transport ...

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Posted: nov. 06, 2017 8:38 p.m. | | Are all Russia ties  now sinister, or are  some just business? Comments 0 Comments

Apple revamped overseas ops

CUPERTINO (AP) — Apple revamped its overseas subsidiaries to take advantage of tax loopholes on the European island of Jersey after a crackdown on Ireland’s ...

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Target to offer shoppers a breather after Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is offering shoppers a breather after holiday shopping on Thanksgiving.

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Posted: nov. 06, 2017 8:37 p.m. | | Target to offer  shoppers a  breather after Thanksgiving Comments 0 Comments

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