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Veto: Congress rebukes Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a resounding rebuke, Democrats joined with Republicans Wednesday to hand Barack Obama the first veto override of his presidency, voting overwhelmingly to ...

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Authorities: School shooter killed father before rampage

TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A teenager who killed his father at their home Wednesday was stopped by a volunteer firefighter as he opened fire outside ...

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Despite harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Unmoved by harsh debate reviews, a defiant Donald Trump renewed his attacks against a former Miss Universe winner on Wednesday, showing ...

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Congress Oks stopgap spendingbill, $1.1 billion to fight Zika

WASHINGTON (AP) — Averting an election-year crisis, Congress late Wednesday sent President Barack Obama a bill to keep the government operating through Dec. 9 and provide ...

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Posted: sep. 28, 2016 9:51 p.m. | | Congress Oks stopgap spendingbill, $1.1 billion to fight Zika Comments 0 Comments

Man rescued at sea was suspected in grandfather’s slaying

BOSTON (AP) — A 22-year-old man rescued from a life raft after a fishing trip that left his mother missing and presumed dead had been a ...

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Posted: sep. 28, 2016 9:50 p.m. | | Man rescued at sea was  suspected in grandfather’s  slaying Comments 0 Comments

HP promises fix for printer software that barred outside ink cartridges

SAN JOSE  (AP) — HP Inc. has apologized to customers for a software update that made some of its printers stop working with ink cartridges from ...

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Posted: sep. 28, 2016 9:14 p.m. | | HP promises  fix for printer software that barred outside ink cartridges Comments 0 Comments

Apple partnering with Deloitte in business pitch

CUPERTINO  (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to advise companies on using ...

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Wells Fargo CEO to face House with better defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wells Fargo’s CEO, newly stripped of tens of millions in compensation in a scandal over sales practices, will face lawmakers with more ...

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California suspends some of its Wells Fargo business

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — California’s treasurer said Wednesday that he’s suspending some of the state’s most profitable lines of business with Wells Fargo amid ...

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As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A defensive Donald Trump gave Hillary Clinton plenty of fresh material for the next phase of her presidential campaign on Tuesday ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:58 p.m. | | As Clinton cheers, Donald Trump digs in Comments 0 Comments

Debate reaches 84 million viewers, toppling record

NEW YORK (AP) — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was the most-watched presidential debate ever, with 84 million viewers.

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A Miss Universe insulted by Trump steps up for Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alicia Machado says that when she gained weight after being crowned Miss Universe for 1996, Donald Trump labeled her with a sexist nickname ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:57 p.m. | | A Miss Universe insulted  by Trump steps up for Clinton Comments 0 Comments

Baby born with DNA from 3 people from new technique

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the ...

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Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — On a personal quest to settle Mars, SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to the ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:57 p.m. | | Elon Musk envisions 1,000  passenger  ships flying   to Mars Comments 0 Comments

Wells Fargo claws back part of CEO salary

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo says CEO John Stumpf and the executive who ran the bank’s retail banking division will forfeit tens of millions ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Wells Fargo claws back part of CEO salary Comments 0 Comments

Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo

SUNNYVALE  (AP) — As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo’s massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo Comments 0 Comments

Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech’s potential

RENO (AP) — Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the ...

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:39 p.m. | | Disabled man gets license,  shows driverless tech’s potential Comments 0 Comments

Unhappy Target customers send strong message on CVS pill bottles

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime customers of Target’s pharmacies are finding a change in pill bottle design hard to swallow.

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Posted: sep. 27, 2016 9:38 p.m. | | Unhappy Target  customers send  strong message on CVS pill bottles Comments 0 Comments

Fierce battle over taxes, race, terror

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business ...

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Posted: sep. 26, 2016 9:13 p.m. | | Fierce battle over taxes, race, terror Comments 0 Comments

Rescued boater spent week adrift on a raft

BOSTON (AP) — A Vermont man whose boat sank spent seven days adrift on an inflatable life raft before he was rescued off the coast of ...

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Posted: sep. 26, 2016 9:13 p.m. | | Rescued  boater spent  week adrift  on a raft Comments 0 Comments

Houston gunman had 2 weapons, 2,500 rounds

HOUSTON (AP) — A disgruntled lawyer wearing military-style apparel with old Nazi emblems had two weapons and more than 2,500 rounds of live ammunition when ...

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‘Pokemon Go’ fervor cools, but the game isn’t dead yet

NEW YORK (AP) — Does “Pokemon Go” have a second act?

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Posted: sep. 26, 2016 9:12 p.m. | | ‘Pokemon Go’ fervor cools,  but the game isn’t dead yet  Comments 0 Comments

Arkansas lawmaker arrested after filming traffic stop

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas legislator who co-sponsored a law aimed in part at preventing authorities from prohibiting the filming of an arrest was ...

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Will boom in loans at retailers turn to bust?

NEW YORK (AP) — They sell diamond rings in malls and used cars at dealerships, make wrench sets for mechanics and giant combines for farmers.

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ROAD TO DEBATE

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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‘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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