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 2019-10-14 17:01 

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Records: Members of suspended frat urinated, spat on members...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Newly released documents say that members of a now-suspended University of Kansas campus struck, urinated and spat on some new members who were suspected of cooperating with an investigation into hazing. The Lawrence Journal-World re...

 2019-10-14 17:00 

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Wyoming lawmakers reject highway funding plan...

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A state legislative panel has rejected the idea of creating a task force to look into potential, long-term funding solutions for Wyoming's highway system. The Casper Star-Tribune reports that the Legislature's Joint Committee o...

 2019-10-14 16:59 

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Suspect sought in fatal Oklahoma City motel shooting...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Police in Oklahoma City say no arrests have been made in the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man at a motel. Authorities say Antonio Johnson was shot while at a motel on the city's southeast side about 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Johnson wa...

 2019-10-14 16:58 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game...

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's...

 2019-10-14 16:57 

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Estado de Brasil declara emergencia por derrame de crudo...

RO DE JANEIRO (AP) - El estado de Baha, en el noreste de Brasil, emiti el lunes una declaratoria de emergencia luego de que varias de sus playas se contaminaron por un derrame de crudo. La agencia de medio ambiente de Brasil report el domingo que unas 20 ...

 2019-10-14 16:57 

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U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The University of Nebraska is offering buyouts to around 400 tenured teachers nearing retirement age. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that teachers age 62 or older with at least a decade of service to the university system are eligib...

 2019-10-14 16:56 

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Prince William, Kate reach Pakistan's capital on 5-day visit...

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate have arrived in Pakistan's capital on a five-day visit amid tight security. Known as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the smiling royal couple was accorded a red-carpet reception on the...

 2019-10-14 16:55 

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Matan a 13 policas en ataque en occidente de Mxico...

CIUDAD DE MXICO (AP) - Al menos 13 policas estatales murieron y otros tres resultaron heridos el lunes en un ataque en el estado occidental de Michoacn, en una de las zonas del pas donde en los ltimos meses se ha incrementado la violencia atribuida al cri...

 2019-10-14 16:51 

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Naciones de la UE prohben venta de armas a Turqua...

LUXEMBURGO (AP) - Los pases miembros de la Unin Europea expresaron su indignacin el lunes por la ofensiva militar de Turqua en el norte de Siria contra los kurdos y se unieron a Francia y Alemania para prohibir la venta de armas a Ankara, una accin inusua...

 2019-10-14 16:49 

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New Mexico forecast to lead US in pecan production in 2019...

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico is expected to lead the U.S. in pecan production this year as growers prepare for the upcoming harvest. The U.S. Agriculture Department's statistics service says production in the Southwest state is forecast at a rec...

 2019-10-14 16:49 

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Ex-Texas sergeant acquitted of assault in 2017 inmate death...

ANGLETON, Texas (AP) - A former Texas prison sergeant accused of throwing a handcuffed inmate onto a floor so hard that the convicted robber later died has been acquitted. Lou Joffrion was acquitted last month of aggravated assault in the 2017 death of Da...

 2019-10-14 16:48 

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Louisiana Senate race could involve rare three-person runoff...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Louisiana state Senate race appears headed to a rare, three-person runoff election, because the secretary of state's office says two Republican contenders tied for second place. State Reps. Steve Carter and Franklin Foil were...

 2019-10-14 16:46 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's...

 2019-10-14 16:46 

San Francisco Chronicle

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's...

 2019-10-14 16:44 

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German club releases Turkish player over Instagram post...

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) - Turkish midfielder Cenk Sahin has been released by German soccer club St. Pauli following his Instagram post in support of his country's invasion of Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria. The second-division club said on Monda...

 2019-10-14 16:40 

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Firefighters finishing containment of California wildfires...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Firefighters are dousing remaining smoldering areas from a destructive wildfire that raged along the northern edge of Los Angeles last week. The Los Angeles Fire Department says containment of the approximately 12-square-mile (31-square...

 2019-10-14 16:36 

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Police say Iowa slaying suspect arrested in Georgia...

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) - Georgia authorities have found a man suspected in an Iowa slaying. Fort Dodge police say in a news release that 19-year-old Damion Chavez was spotted by a sheriff's deputy in Lowndes County, Georgia, on Saturday in a vehicle on...

 2019-10-14 16:32 

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Police searching for man involved with hit-and-run...

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - Vermont authorities are searching for a man who hit a pedestrian with his car, stopped and promised to get help, but never returned. Vermont state police say 53-year-old Jeffrey Dorsey, of Putney, was walking in the breakdown lane ...

 2019-10-14 16:30 

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Man shot, wounded by police during standoff in Michigan's UP...

FORSYTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - A 68-year-old man has been shot and wounded during a standoff with police in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. State police say Monday that a shot was fired Sunday afternoon from the window of a home toward local officers and ...

 2019-10-14 16:26 

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Leyenda del ciclismo Eddy Merckx sufre accidente...

BRUSELAS (AP) - La leyenda del ciclismo Eddy Merckx sufri lesiones en la cabeza en un choque durante un recorrido en compaa de amigos, public un peridico belga el lunes. El diario Het Nieuwsblad indic que Merckx, de 74 aos, se accident el domingo y fue ho...

 2019-10-14 16:26 

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Construction platform fails, leaving worker dangling in air...

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say two workers on a construction platform in New Jersey were rescued after it failed and left one worker briefly dangling by his safety rope in midair. No injuries were reported Monday morning. The platform holding ...

 2019-10-14 16:22 

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Petersburg man dies when skiff overturns in Duncan Canal...

PETERSBURG, Alaska (AP) - A Petersburg man died after his skiff flipped in ocean waters west of the city. Alaska State Troopers say 50-year-old Doug Larson died after spending up to two hours in Duncan Canal. Larson and 40-year-old Charles King, also of P...

 2019-10-14 16:21 

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Las Vegas police investigate body found in car at apartments...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas police are investigating after a man's body was found in a parked car on the city's east side Sunday afternoon. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police spokesman Lt. Brian Boxler said someone called officers to an apartment comple...

 2019-10-14 16:18 

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German police lost Halle gunman for an hour, lawmakers say...

BERLIN (AP) - German lawmakers say police lost track for an hour of a suspected far-right extremist who killed two people after a failed attack on a synagogue. Germany's dpa news agency quoted regional lawmakers in Saxony-Anhalt state as saying on Mon...

 2019-10-14 16:17 

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Nio de 3 aos es baleado en la cabeza en Chicago...

CHICAGO (AP) - Un nio de 3 aos fue baleado en la cabeza mientras estaba sentado en un automvil estacionado junto con su madre y otros dos nios en Chicago, inform la polica el lunes. El tiroteo ocurrido el domingo por la noche en el lado sur de la ciudad d...

 2019-10-14 16:17 

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Demcratas ante nuevo obstculo: el hasto de los votantes...

FISHERS, Indiana, EE.UU (AP) - A medida que se intensifican las investigaciones en torno al presidente Donald Trump, Mark Stenske lo percibe todo como un cuento viejo. Primero vino la averiguacin sobre la intromisin rusa en las elecciones, un proceso que ...

 2019-10-14 16:09 

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Putin en visita oficial a Arabia Saud; busca reforzar lazos...

DUBI, Emiratos rabes Unidos (AP) - El presidente ruso Vladimir Putin lleg el lunes a Arabia Saud, donde se reuni con el rey y el prncipe heredero como parte de sus esfuerzos para cimentar los lazos polticos y de energa de Mosc en la regin. Putin fue recib...

 2019-10-14 16:02 

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Memphis, Houston share top spot in AAC preseason hoops poll...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Houston and Memphis share the top spot in the American Athletic Association's preseason basketball coaches' poll. The Cougars and Tigers finished with 113 points. Houston received seven first-place votes, while Memphis got four...

 2019-10-14 16:00 

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Trump calls for Spicer votes on 'Dancing with the Stars'...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - President Donald Trump is trying to influence votes on ABC's...

 2019-10-14 15:59 

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Glendale police say 17-year-old boy fatally shot was armed...

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say a person fatally shot by Glendale police after gunfire erupted at an illegal party was a 17-year-old boy. Police spokeswoman Tiffany Ngalula said Monday that the teen's family has been notified but his name would...

 2019-10-14 15:58 

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Where you die can affect your chance of being an organ donor...

WASHINGTON (AP) - If Roland Henry had died in a different part of the country, his organs might have been recovered. And lives could have been saved. But the local organ collection agency said no. It gave no reason, no explanation to his family, though th...

 2019-10-14 15:57 

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Detroit minor charged in fatal stabbing in W.Va....

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Police say a juvenile from Detroit has been charged with stabbing a man to death in West Virginia. Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial says Monday that the minor has been charged with murder after the fatal stabbing Saturday night. ...

 2019-10-14 15:55 

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Arkansas judge announces bid for state Supreme Court seat...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas judge says he's running for a seat on the state's Supreme Court, setting up another potentially expensive and heated race in a state that has drawn heavy involvement from outside conservative groups. Pulaski Co...

 2019-10-14 15:54 

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Train fatally strikes woman in Palm Beach County...

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Palm Beach authorities say a woman was fatally struck by a northbound Virgin Trains USA train. West Palm Beach Police say the woman was on the tracks at about 12:32 a.m Sunday when she was struck. Traffic was diverted from the...

 2019-10-14 15:53 

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The Latest: Jayme Closs: Feeling stronger every day...

BARRON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on the one-year anniversary of the abduction of Jayme Closs and slaying of her parents (all times local): 10:53 a.m. The Wisconsin girl whose parents were fatally shot before she was kidnapped and held captive for 88 days sa...

 2019-10-14 15:53 

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Ecuador detiene a prefecta por actos vandlicos en protestas...

QUITO (AP) - La prefecta --como se llama localmente a la gobernadora-- de la provincia ecuatoriana de Pichincha, Paola Pabn, muy cercana al expresidente Rafael Correa, fue detenida el lunes por actos vandlicos ocurridos en Quito el fin de semana, cuando e...

 2019-10-14 15:53 

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Sun Yang gets Nov. 15 date for doping hearing in open court...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - China's star swimmer Sun Yang will have his court hearing on Nov. 15 in a rare open trial to answer allegations he violated anti-doping rules. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says the World Anti-Doping Agency's appe...

 2019-10-14 15:51 

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Business exec ends US Senate challenge to Markey...

BOSTON (AP) - A business executive who touted is experiences as a foster child when he announced a primary challenge to Democratic Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in July has ended his campaign. Steve Pemberton in his emailed announcement Monday sai...

 2019-10-14 15:50 

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Dangerous search on for 1 missing after hotel collapse...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Rescue workers and search dogs are gingerly moving through a dangerously unstable building in New Orleans that partially collapsed over the weekend. They were looking Monday for the only person still unaccounted for following Saturday&#...

 2019-10-14 15:47 

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Parson's campaign manager to be questioned in abortion case...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Gov. Mike Parson's campaign manager will be questioned by lawyers representing Planned Parenthood about his involvement in a decision to deny a new license to Missouri's only abortion provider. An administrative hearing ...

 2019-10-14 15:46 

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Exfutbolista Gascoigne enfrenta cargos por agresin sexual...

LONDRES (AP) - Un fiscal aleg el lunes que el exmediocampista de la seleccin inglesa Paul Gascoigne agredi sexualmente a una mujer a bordo de un tren al plantarle un beso en la boca...

 2019-10-14 15:42 

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The Latest: Tributes pour in for woman killed by officer...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a black woman inside a home in Fort Worth (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Bouquets of flowers and stuffed animals are piling up outside the Fort Worth home where a 28-year-old black woman w...

 2019-10-14 15:42 

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Warrants: Man on stage shot into crowd, killing 2, hurting 8...

LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) - Arrest warrants say a man charged with killing two people and wounding eight others at a South Carolina nightclub fired shots into the crowd from a stage. A judge ordered 31-year-old Breante Stevens to remain in jail after his initi...

 2019-10-14 15:39 

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San Francisco artist transforms United jet into her flying canvas  ...
 2019-10-14 15:38 

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Funcionarios declaran ante Congreso por caso Trump-Ucrania...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Al menos dos funcionarios estadounidenses, entre ellos un embajador, van a declarar esta semana ante el Congreso como parte de la pesquisa de juicio poltico al presidente Donald Trump desatada por las interacciones del mandatario con el ...

 2019-10-14 15:36 

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Soldier who was wounded in 2009 search for Bergdahl has died...

LOGANVILLE, Ga. (AP) - A retired soldier who was shot in the head while searching for Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl has died. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 46-year-old Master Sgt. Mark Allen of Loganville, Georgia, died Saturday. His obituary says he...

 2019-10-14 15:32 

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Another teacher strike at a Colorado school district...

FAIRPLAY, Colo. (AP) - Teachers at a rural, central Colorado school district have gone on strike over a contract dispute, causing Park County School District RE-2 to cancel classes. Teachers with the South Park Education Association say they are striking ...

 2019-10-14 15:31 

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Direct service to resume on NJ Transit's Raritan rail line...

WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) - Trains on one New Jersey Transit route that had been curtailed last year as the agency scrambled to finish installing a federally mandated braking system will finally be restored. Transit officials and Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy sa...

 2019-10-14 15:28 

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In 'Jojo Rabbit,' Waititi attempts his boldest balancing act...

TORONTO (AP) - It's just a few hours before...

 2019-10-14 15:23 

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Report: Softbank could take control of WeWork...

NEW YORK (AP) - Japanese investment firm Softbank could take control of WeWork as part of a financial package to address the company's cash crunch since its botched effort to sell the public its stock, according to The Wall Street Journal. The deal wo...

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