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 2019-06-18 21:34 

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Police: Pregnant mother, son killed in vehicular rampage...

JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Police arrested a driver accused of intentionally running over pedestrians in Tennessee, killing a pregnant mother and her toddler son.The Knoxville News......

 2019-06-18 21:28 

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Weekend memorial events set for singer-musician Dr. John...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Weekend memorial services have been scheduled in New Orleans for singer and musician Malcom "Mac" Rebennack Jr., better known by his Voodoo-inspired stage name, Dr.......

 2019-06-18 21:26 

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Harvard case offers reminder of perils of online misbehavior...

The racist social-media posts that led Harvard University to revoke an admission offer to a Parkland high school survivor were originally shared only among friends.The comments were in text......

 2019-06-18 21:21 

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Twice burned: Winklevii overshadowed by Zuckerberg yet again...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Can a Libra and two Geminis get along? How about Facebook and the Winklevoss twins?Back in the day, Mark Zuckerberg's hunky Harvard classmates claimed the Facebook CEO......

 2019-06-18 21:13 

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Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally shooting...

TORONTO (AP) — Police are looking for a fourth person and haven't recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that wounded four people and sent thousands......

 2019-06-18 21:13 

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Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion...

A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior.The Government Accountability Office on......

 2019-06-18 20:55 

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The Latest: Ship owner says it's cooperating in coke bust...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a large seizure of cocaine from a container ship in Philadelphia (all times local):5:55 p.m.The owner of a container ship where U.S. law enforcement......

 2019-06-18 20:51 

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Hope Hicks to meet with Judiciary panel behind closed doors...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee will interview former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks behind closed doors on Wednesday, the first time lawmakers will hear from a......

 2019-06-18 20:51 

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Lamont signs bill increasing Connecticut's smoking age to 21...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont has signed legislation that increases the age to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco products to 21.The bill signed into law Tuesday by the Democrat......

 2019-06-18 20:46 

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Republicans: 'All options' on table to stop cap and trade...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Senate Republicans issued a thinly veiled threat to block a vote on what would become the nation's second economy wide cap and trade program.Senate Republican......

 2019-06-18 20:42 

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PG&E to pay $1 billion to governments for wildfire damage...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to local......

 2019-06-18 20:37 

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Feds: Ex-CIA employee waged 'information war' against US...

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors say an ex-CIA employee must be kept isolated in prison after claiming he is waging an "information war" against the United States.Prosecutors made the......

 2019-06-18 20:36 

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Final 2 competitive games help NBA Finals in ratings...

NEW YORK (AP) — The two top winter sports crowned their champions as summer neared, separated by exactly 10 million viewers.The sixth game of the NBA Finals, where the Toronto Raptors......

 2019-06-18 20:34 

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Photographer recounts facing Dallas gunman...

DALLAS (AP) — Waiting outside a federal courthouse, photographer Tom Fox took in Dallas' 8 a.m. bustle. People dressed for work got out of cars. A homeless man danced on a street pole.But......

 2019-06-18 20:33 

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Fans arrive in droves to honor Bowlen at public tribute...

DENVER (AP) — Some wore full costumes and others sported jerseys, including one Denver Broncos supporter with "P. Bowlen" on the back. Quite a few devotees stood in the rain for about an hour......

 2019-06-18 20:24 

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Facebook's currency Libra faces financial, privacy pushback...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is getting a taste of the regulatory pushback it will face as it creates a new digital currency with corporate partners.Just hours after the social media giant......

 2019-06-18 20:21 

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The Latest: Alex Jones sanctioned in Sandy Hook lawsuit...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on lawsuits filed by families of victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting against conspriacy theorist Alex Jones (all times local):5:20 p.m.A......

 2019-06-18 20:18 

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Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory...

Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil's 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for......

 2019-06-18 20:17 

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Police say video depicts shoplifting preceding heated clash...

PHOENIX (AP) — Police released surveillance video Tuesday aimed at backing up their assertion that adults and not just a child were shoplifting before a videotaped encounter during which Phoenix......

 2019-06-18 20:17 

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Lawmakers hope for progress on spending caps, border crisis...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top-level negotiations over paying the country's bills and funding about $1.3 trillion in agency budgets are set to reconvene Wednesday in an effort to head off a train wreck......

 2019-06-18 20:16 

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Rhode Island House speaker explains budget plan to lawmakers...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's House speaker has explained to lawmakers what's in the budget and why, answering several of their questions about the planned increase in medical marijuana......

 2019-06-18 20:15 

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John Cusack apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet...

Actor John Cusack is apologizing for tweeting an anti-Semitic cartoon and quotation after defending the post, then deleting it.The image showed a blue Star of David above a hand pushing......

 2019-06-18 20:13 

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UN launches plan to combat escalating hate speech...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is launching a plan to combat hate speech and counter what he calls "a groundswell of xenophobia, racism and intolerance, violent misogyny,......

 2019-06-18 20:12 

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Prosecutors: Suspect made album art with church arson photos...

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the suspect in three Louisiana church arsons took photos and videos of the fires while they were burning and shared them with his friends.News......

 2019-06-18 19:56 

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Vermont governor vetoes medical monitoring bill...

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Republican Gov. Phil Scott has vetoed a bill that would have given people exposed to toxic substances the right to sue the polluters to cover their medical monitoring costs,......

 2019-06-18 19:56 

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Google pledges $1B to tackle housing problem it help create...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is making a $1 billion commitment to address the soaring price of housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a problem that the internet company and its Silicon Valley......

 2019-06-18 19:53 

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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday...

Technology companies powered stocks solidly higher on Wall Street Tuesday as traders hoped that a meeting next week between President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China will ease trade......

 2019-06-18 19:50 

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Unresolved issues linger in budget negotiations...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Budget negotiators at the New Hampshire Statehouse aren't budging yet on some big issues, but they're plowing through others as their deadline nears.A committee that......

 2019-06-18 19:49 

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MoneyGram's shares more than double on deal with Ripple...

NEW YORK (AP) — MoneyGram's shares more than doubled Tuesday after the money transfer company announced a partnership with the cryptocurrency company Ripple.The companies said late Monday......

 2019-06-18 19:48 

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Experts say blackout in Argentina should have been limited...

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — As authorities in Argentina try to figure out why electricity surged on a transmission line and touched off a massive blackout covering three nations, experts say......

 2019-06-18 19:39 

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Officers arrest man who rushed Phoenix airport checkpoint...

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say two Transportation Security Administration officers were injured while subduing a man who tried to rush through a checkpoint Tuesday at Phoenix Sky Harbor......

 2019-06-18 19:38 

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Missouri cites 'failed abortions' in clinic license dispute...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's case for possibly ending abortions at its lone remaining clinic includes a claim that three "failed abortions" there required additional surgeries and another......

 2019-06-18 19:38 

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Wisconsin Assembly passes 5G technology regulation bill...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a bill that would limit the regulation of 5G, or "small cell," technology.The bill approved Tuesday now heads to Gov. Tony Evers for......

 2019-06-18 19:28 

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Man standing trial in 2018 burglaries at Wayne Newton home...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Longtime Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton and his wife were due to tell a jury on Tuesday about encountering two burglars fleeing their home a year ago, including one who......

 2019-06-18 19:25 

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The Latest: Lawyer says Costco victim was not a threat...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a fatal police-involved shooting at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Corona (all times local):1:25 p.m.The attorney for the family of a man who......

 2019-06-18 19:22 

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Prosecutor: Man pulled from debris after house blast dies...

RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man pulled from the rubble of a New Jersey home following an explosion has died.The Bergen County prosecutor's office said 48-year-old Mark......

 2019-06-18 19:20 

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Over 16 tons of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. authorities on Tuesday seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American......

 2019-06-18 19:17 

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Michel Platini, a soccer great now touched by scandal...

Affectionately nicknamed Le Roi, or The King, Michel Platini bestrode the soccer field with inimitable elegance as the world's best player of the early 1980s, helping to bridge the gap between the......

 2019-06-18 19:17 

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Marijuana use doubles in US pregnant women to 1 in 14...

CHICAGO (AP) — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and is most common during the first trimester, government research shows.Overall, 7% of pregnant women, or 1 in 14, said......

 2019-06-18 19:17 

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Biden visits Stonewall ahead of 50th anniversary of uprising...

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Biden has paid a visit to the Stonewall Inn ahead of the 50th anniversary of an uprising that helped spark the gay rights movement.The 2020 Democratic presidential......

 2019-06-18 19:06 

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Trump's Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pick for new Defense Secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war and also has experience as a national security adviser on Capitol Hill......

 2019-06-18 19:05 

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Markets Right Now: Trade deal hopes send US stocks higher...

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks are closing broadly higher on Wall Street as traders hoped that a meeting next week......

 2019-06-18 19:04 

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Hiker rescued from Mt. Washington may have to foot the bill...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An 80-year-old hiker who was rescued trying to reach the summit of Mount Washington could end up footing the bill for the emergency services, New Hampshire officials said......

 2019-06-18 19:04 

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Grand jury to hear case in Mississippi police officer death...

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A grand jury will hear the case against the suspect in the slaying of a Mississippi officer who was shot outside a police station last month.Mississippi Gulf Coast......

 2019-06-18 19:03 

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US wants win vs Swedes, even if it would mean tougher path...

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Victory is the goal for the United States in its group stage finale against Sweden, even though a loss might give the Americans an easier path through the knockout rounds......

 2019-06-18 18:59 

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The Latest: Phoenix cops release supposed shoplifting video...

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Phoenix police pointing guns at a couple during a shoplifting investigation (all times local):1 p.m.Phoenix police have released store surveillance video......

 2019-06-18 18:54 

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The Latest: Indiana AG's office plans vigorous defense...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the allegations of groping made against Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill (all times local):3:45 p.m.The Indiana attorney general's office says......

 2019-06-18 18:52 

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Study: WNBA, NBA earn high grades in diversity hiring...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A diversity report shows the NBA still leads men's professional sports leagues in racial and gender hiring practices.The annual report card from The Institute for......

 2019-06-18 18:50 

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Activists allege racism in treatment of St. Louis prosecutor...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Some black activists say there's an unfair racial component to criticism of St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner over her hiring of a man who led the investigation of former......

 2019-06-18 18:49 

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Female athletes file complaint over transgender policy...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Three Connecticut girls who participate on high school track teams have filed a federal discrimination complaint against a statewide policy on transgender athletes, saying......

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