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 2020-11-26 21:17 

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EU parliament backs lobster deal and EU-US mini trade pact...

BRUSSELS (AP) — Thanksgiving just got a little bit better for the Maine lobster industry. The European Union parliament on Thursday approved a mini trade deal with the United States, which includes the elimination of customs duties on U.S. lobster i...

 2020-11-26 21:16 

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Darnold practices fully, on track to start Sunday for Jets...

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Darnold was a full participant at practice Thursday, putting the New York Jets quarterback on track to start Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.Darnold missed the 0-10 Jets' past two games with a shoulder injury, his second si...

 2020-11-26 21:16 

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Dosunmu, Curbelo lead No. 8 Illinois past Chicago State...

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Ayo Dosunmu scored 22 points, freshman Andres Curbelo added 18 and No. 8 Illinois beat Chicago State 97-38 on Thursday.The Illini (2-0, 0-0 Big Ten) never trailed in the game, scoring the first nine points and leading 47-17 at...

 2020-11-26 21:16 

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Bolles living up to first-round status at age 28 in year....

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Garett Bolles went back to the basics to transform himself from a grabby, penalty-prone lineman into one of the top left tackles in the NFL. That focus on the fundamentals has turned him from a player who was flagged 46 times...

 2020-11-26 21:16 

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No. 9 Oregon is undefeated heading to Oregon State...

No. 9 Oregon (3-0, 3-0 Pac-12) at Oregon State (1-2, 1-2), Friday at 7:30 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Oregon by 13 1/2.Series record: Oregon leads, 66-47-10 WHAT'S AT STAKE?Ninth-ranked Oregon hopes to remain perfect, not to mention get all its games in, d...

 2020-11-26 21:12 

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VIRUS TODAY: Americans celebrate Thanksgiving differently...

Here's what's happening Thursday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.:— The coronavirus pandemic continues to encroach on traditions. Many Thanksgiving feasts on Thursday are somber, being scaled back, not held at all, or held virtually...

 2020-11-26 20:16 

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Rams put leading tackler Micah Kiser on injured reserve...

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have placed leading tackler Micah Kiser on injured reserve.The Rams' starting middle linebacker will be sidelined for at least three weeks after the move made Thursday. Los Angeles (7-3) hosts Sa...

 2020-11-26 20:16 

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The Latest: Driskel on virus list, rest of Broncos cleared...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Denver Broncos No. 3 quarterback, Jeff Driskel, has been placed on the COVID-19 list, but contact tracing showed that starter Drew Lock and the Broncos' other QBs ...

 2020-11-26 20:16 

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Broncos: Lock safe after QB Driskel goes on COVID-19 list...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos No. 3 quarterback Jeff Driskel was placed on the COVID-19 list Thursday but contact tracing showed starter Drew Lock and the Broncos' other QBs weren't in danger of being infected by the coronavirus.Loc...

 2020-11-26 20:16 

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Road to NFL for Jets' Castillo began with one repeated dream...

NEW YORK (AP) — Sergio Castillo had the same dream a few times every year since sixth grade.The New York Jets kicker is on the field at a stadium when he looks into the stands and sees his mother and future girlfriend in the stands cheering him on. ...

 2020-11-26 20:16 

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Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade takes flight in virus times...

NEW YORK (AP) — The balloons were in the sky and the marching bands took to the streets for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, but coronavirus restrictions meant it was without the throngs of people usually scrambling for a v...

 2020-11-26 19:16 

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Paris police suspended over beating of Black man...

PARIS (AP) — A Black man beaten up by several French police officers said he is seeking justice after the publication of videos showing officers repeatedly punching him, using a truncheon and tear gas against him for no apparent reason.French Interi...

 2020-11-26 19:16 

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AP Exclusive: Letter from Venezuelan jail: 'Give me freedom'...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A U.S. oil executive jailed for three years in Venezuela said all he hopes for is a fair trial so that he can walk free with his name cleared and go home to his family in the United States.In a letter from prison provided e...

 2020-11-26 19:16 

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Tensions rise over housing of migrants on Spanish islands...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The mayor of a town hosting many of the Africans arriving in increasing numbers on Spain's Canary Islands pressed the Spanish government Thursday to move into state facilities thousands of migrants and asylum seekers curr...

 2020-11-26 19:16 

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COVID-19 remains biggest opponent for Big Ten football teams...

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic was considered by many coaches to be the biggest opponent for Big Ten Conference teams coming into this virus-delayed football season, and it certainly has been.With the annual bragging rights game be...

 2020-11-26 18:15 

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LSU's struggles just latest hurdle for resilient Ed Orgeron...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron forged a career path that led him to the top of his profession by persevering through personal and professional hardships.So it's little wonder that he continues to project optimism while the Tigers h...

 2020-11-26 18:15 

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Empty seats, delivered feasts as virus changes Thanksgiving...

Vivian Zayas can't keep herself from scrolling through photos of last Thanksgiving, when her mother stood at the stove to make a big pot of rice and beans and then took a seat at the edge of the table.That was before anyone had heard of COVID-19 and b...

 2020-11-26 18:15 

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Low-cost carrier FlyDubai begins Israel flights after deal...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The low-cost carrier FlyDubai began regular flights to Tel Aviv on Thursday, the latest sign of the normalization deal taking hold between the United Arab Emirates and Israel. FlyDubai flight No. FZ1163 landed at B...

 2020-11-26 18:15 

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'Final warning' for Pakistan cricketers in New Zealand...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The chief executive of the Pakistan Cricket Board has warned players on tour in New Zealand to obey COVID-19 protocols or the whole team risks being sent home.In a WhatsApp voice note sent to Pakistan players on Thursday, Wasim Khan...

 2020-11-26 17:15 

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Huskers hoping to push back this time against physical Iowa...

Nebraska knows what's coming whenever it plays Iowa. The hard part is stopping it."They're going to try and run it down our throats,...

 2020-11-26 17:15 

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Lions RB Swift inactive with concussion against Texans...

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift is inactive against the Houston Texans.The rookie, who had been listed as questionable, is out for a second straight game with a concussion.The Lions will miss Swift on Thursday, along with...

 2020-11-26 17:15 

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In Georgia, Republicans juggle Biden win and Trump loyalties...

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Twin Georgia Senate runoffs have Republicans in a quandary. They could admit President Donald Trump lost his re-election bid and turn all attention to salvaging a Senate majority to counter President-elect Joe Biden. Or they ...

 2020-11-26 17:15 

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Farm Rescue shifts to help farmers sickened by coronavirus...

The wet spring offered only a tiny window for planting, so when North Dakota farmer Paul Ivesdal fell ill with the coronavirus he knew the timing couldn't be worse.The 63-year-old man knew if he didn't recover quickly and plant his crop of wheat, ...

 2020-11-26 17:15 

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New migration maps serve as tools to help big game in....

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The life-or-death journey made by mule deer during the second-longest big game migration in North America came down to their ability to squeeze through a fence — a discovery made by scientists using wildlife GPS tracking ...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

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Corruption trial for France's Sarkozy to go ahead Monday...

PARIS (AP) — A landmark trial involving allegations of corruption and influence-peddling by former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will begin in earnest Monday, after a Paris court rejected an appeal for a delay by an ailing co-defendant.After the ...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

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Hijab-wearing Somali-US model takes step back from industry...

MILAN (AP) — Somali-American model Halima Aden has announced that she is taking a step back from the fashion industry, saying the pandemic slowdown has allowed her to see instances when her desire to maintain a hijab was not properly respected. In a...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

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No. 2 Notre Dame visits No. 25 UNC in key ACC....

No. 2 Notre Dame (8-0, 7-0 ACC) at No. 25 North Carolina (6-2, 6-2), 3:30 p.m. EST (ABC).Line: Notre Dame by 7.Series record: Notre Dame leads 18-2.WHAT'S AT STAKE?Notre Dame has won 14 consecutive games dating to last season and is closing in on a sp...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

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No. 15 Iowa St can nab title game shot against No.....

No. 15 Iowa State (6-2, 6-1 Big 12) at No. 20 Texas (5-2, 4-2), Friday at noon EST (ABC).Line: Texas by 2 1/2.Series record: Texas leads 14-3.WHAT'S AT STAKE?Iowa State, which hasn't won even a piece of a conference title since 1912, would reach t...

 2020-11-26 16:14 

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No. 15 Iowa St would get title shot with win at....

An Iowa State program that has alternately been an underdog and overachiever in its modest football history is on the cusp of going somewhere it's never gone before.Beat No. 20 Texas (5-2, 4-2) on Friday, and the 15th-ranked Cyclones (6-2, 6-1) are in...

 2020-11-26 16:12 

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Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines sideline staff...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The infection of a single cafeteria worker was all it took to close classrooms in the small Lowellville school district in northeastern Ohio, forcing at least two weeks of remote learning.Not only did the worker who tested posi...

 2020-11-26 15:15 

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Dolphins optimistic Tua will face Jets despite sore thumb...

MIAMI (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa's sore thumb was better Thursday, and Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores expressed optimism his rookie quarterback will be able to play Sunday against the New York Jets.Tagovailoa hurt the thumb on his throwing hand in...

 2020-11-26 15:15 

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Bama's Jones, Auburn's Nix playing well entering Iron Bowl...

Alabama quarterback Mac Jones was a skinny three-star recruit who had to wait in a daunting line for a starting shot. Bo Nix arrived at Auburn as a prized recruit and has started every game since.They have taken different career paths but both enter Satur...

 2020-11-26 15:15 

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No. 2 Notre Dame visits No. 25 UNC in pivotal ACC....

Second-ranked Notre Dame is moving closer to playing for its first-ever conference championship and returning to the College Football Playoff. The next challenge is slowing No. 25 North Carolina's high-scoring offense.The Fighting Irish enter Friday&#...

 2020-11-26 15:15 

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Burkina Faso president Roch Marc Christian Kabore re-elected...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — President Roch Marc Christian Kabore will serve another five years as Burkina Faso's president, according to provisional results announced by the National Independent Electoral Commission on Thursday. Kabore won ...

 2020-11-26 15:14 

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Azerbaijan slams French Senate's vote on Nagorno-Karabakh...

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Azerbaijani officials have criticized a resolution adopted by the French Senate that urges the French government to recognize the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh as an independent republic. The resolution, adopted on We...

 2020-11-26 15:13 

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Dutch populist Baudet suggests splitting party he created...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Less than four months before the general election, a rising force in Dutch populism is in turmoil and looks to be careering toward an acrimonious breakup amid accusations of extreme right and anti-Semitic sympathies amo...

 2020-11-26 15:13 

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GOP clashes as deadline to repeal tainted bailout law nears...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hopes of repealing an energy bailout law are in danger at the Ohio Statehouse as Republican lawmakers argue sharply different positions on how and whether to repeal the legislation with only weeks before Ohioans begin to pay th...

 2020-11-26 15:12 

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AP PHOTOS: In Italy's Formula 1 city Monza, ambulances race...

MONZA, Italy (AP) — This Italian city north of Milan is best known for its Formula 1 racetrack. But in 2020, ambulances have been doing most of the racing in Monza. Over two days that an Associated Press photographer traveled on night calls with an ...

 2020-11-26 15:12 

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Holiday trends to watch: Adult Play-Doh; stores that ship...

NEW YORK (AP) — The pandemic is turning this into a holiday shopping season like no other.Toy companies are targeting stuck-at-home grown-ups with latte-smelling Play-Doh and Legos that turn into Warhols. Those who added a puppy to their family duri...

 2020-11-26 15:12 

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Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with a gift...

When Chip Matthews heard the mail truck arriving on his sixth birthday, he rushed out — not knowing that he'd come back with a treasure.Outside the house, which was decorated with birthday balloons, mail carrier Tawanna Purter held a pile of box...

 2020-11-26 14:14 

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AP Week in Pictures, Middle East...

Nov. 18-25, 2020This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region Nov. 18 and Nov 25, 2020.This week's selection includes scenes acros...

 2020-11-26 13:44 

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Japanese Christmas market to kick off in Taipei on Dec. 19...

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 2020-11-26 13:14 

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Only half of EPL clubs allowed fans when restrictions eased...

LONDON (AP) — Only half of the Premier League stadiums — mainly in London — will be allowed the return of some fans when coronavirus restrictions are relaxed next week, according to new government measures announced Thursday.Another 10 t...

 2020-11-26 13:14 

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Thousands lining up to farewell Maradona at Casa Rosada...

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Impatient fans were confronting police as thousands lined up to say goodbye to Diego Maradona on Thursday at the Argentine presidential mansion staging the funeral of one of football's greatest stars. Fans threw bottles and m...

 2020-11-26 13:14 

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They're baaack: Trump and allies still refuse election loss...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Monday seemed like the end of President Donald Trump's relentless challenges to the election, after the federal government acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden was the "apparent winner" and Trump cleared the way for c...

 2020-11-26 13:14 

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EU fines drug makers for keeping cheap medicine off market...

The European Union has fined two pharmaceutical companies for colluding to keep a cheap alternative to a sleep disorder medicine off the market for their profit and at the expense of patients. EU antitrust commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, said that Teva ...

 2020-11-26 13:14 

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Kashmir rebels kill 2 Indian soldiers in region's main city...

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Rebels in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed two soldiers in an attack Thursday in the disputed region's main city, the Indian army said.Col. Rajesh Kalia, an Indian army spokesman, said militants sprayed bullets at an army ...

 2020-11-26 13:12 

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Pubs to stay shut in many areas in new English virus curbs...

LONDON (AP) — Most people in England will continue to face tight restrictions on socializing and business after a nationwide lockdown ends next week, with pubs and restaurants ordered to remain shut across much of the country's densely populated...

 2020-11-26 12:13 

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Angry farmers in India clash with police to protest new laws...

NEW DELHI (AP) — Thousands of Indian farmers clashed with police in northern Haryana state on Thursday during a protest demanding that the government abolish new farming laws that they fear will reduce their earnings and give more power to corporati...

 2020-11-26 12:13 

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Culled mink resurface after burial in Denmark...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Some of the thousands of mink culled to minimize the risk of them re-transmitting the new coronavirus to humans have risen from their shallow graves in western Denmark after gases built up inside the bodies, Danish authori...

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