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 2020-02-20 23:20 

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Police: Missouri man may have strangled missing wife...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Investigators believe a Missouri man may have strangled or suffocated his Chinese wife before she went missing in early October, according to a probable cause statement.......

 2020-02-20 23:19 

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4th member of Massachusetts family dies after Florida crash...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A fourth member of a family visiting Florida from Massachusetts has died after a four-vehicle crash earlier this week, the Florida Highway Patrol said.Jackson Smith,......

 2020-02-20 23:16 

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Paul, Thunder surprising league heading into stretch run...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Chris Paul gets annoyed when the topic of the Thunder's "surprising" success comes up.Expectations for Oklahoma City were low for many after an offseason during which......

 2020-02-20 23:14 

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Wounded but defiant, Bloomberg promises to keep fighting...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — His aura suddenly shattered, a defiant Michael Bloomberg sent a pointed message Thursday to a political world grappling with his underwhelming presidential debate debut: He's......

 2020-02-20 23:11 

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Trump savoring scrambled Dem race, Bloomberg's debate debut...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — President Donald Trump would like to freeze the moment. He had relished watching a fractious Democratic debate. He had soaked in affirmation at a rally. And he was spending the......

 2020-02-20 23:03 

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Wake Forest apologizes for slavery in university's past...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The president of Wake Forest University issued an apology Thursday for the role of slavery in the school's past.The statement from Nathan Hatch comes after a......

 2020-02-20 22:54 

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Kia recalls SUVs, vans; electrical problem can cause fires...

DETROIT (AP) — Kia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short and possibly a......

 2020-02-20 22:45 

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Alabama school system cancels classes due to flu, strep...

CHATOM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama school district is closing due to an outbreak of flu and strep throat.Washington County Schools, in a Facebook post, said they will be closed Friday as a......

 2020-02-20 22:40 

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Wilder, Fury, to answer questions in big heavyweight rematch...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The best fights come with questions, and there are many surrounding Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury as they meet in a rematch that is arguably the biggest heavyweight title fight......

 2020-02-20 22:39 

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University of Michigan president apologizes to anyone harmed by a school doctor after ex-students allege sexual abuse...

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan president apologizes to anyone harmed by a school doctor after ex-students allege sexual abuse....

 2020-02-20 22:09 

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Paranoia, racism: German killer drew on conspiracy tropes...

BERLIN (AP) — He mixed extreme paranoia about secret state surveillance with far-right conspiracy tropes, misogyny and racist vitriol.The gunman who killed nine people in the Frankfurt......

 2020-02-20 22:08 

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Yankees' Luis Severino has sore right forearm, shut down...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino has been shut down from throwing for the second consecutive spring training, this time because of right forearm......

 2020-02-20 22:07 

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NHL teams get jump on deadline with flurry of early trades...

Tom Fitzgerald changed teams twice at the NHL trade deadline as a player and knows how it feels.As interim general manager of the New Jersey Devils, he didn't wait until deadline day to......

 2020-02-20 22:03 

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Infighting and online hoaxes mar Democrats' campaign...

RINDGE, N.H. (AP) — A group of Los Angeles artists were awaiting the results of the Democratic Party's Iowa caucuses, hoping Bernie Sanders would win, when they fired off a hashtag on Twitter......

 2020-02-20 22:03 

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Ex-UConn employee gets prison time for health care fraud...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A former UConn Stamford employee accused in a scheme to defraud Connecticut's state employee medical benefits plan and other government health care programs was sentenced......

 2020-02-20 22:02 

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Trump campaign, RNC to spend $10M on voting lawsuits...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's reelection campaign and the Republican National Committee announced Thursday that they will spend more than $10 million during the 2020 election cycle to......

 2020-02-20 21:59 

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California apologizes for Japanese American internment...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Thursday became the first political leaders in the nation's most populous state to apologize for discriminating against Japanese Americans and......

 2020-02-20 21:57 

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Fracking debate causes tremors in battleground Pennsylvania...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The notion of banning fracking is dividing the Democrats running for president and increasingly dividing Democrats in the presidential battleground state of Pennsylvania,......

 2020-02-20 21:57 

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Alaska needs broad review of aviation safety, officials say...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska needs a comprehensive review effort to improve aviation safety because its aviation fatal and non fatal accident rates are far higher than the national average, the......

 2020-02-20 21:50 

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Democrats' feisty debate reaches nearly 20 million viewers...

NEW YORK (AP) — This week's feisty Democratic presidential debate, the first to feature former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, was a huge television hit with nearly 20 million viewers.The......

 2020-02-20 21:47 

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch names Caso president and publisher...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lee Enterprises Inc. announced Thursday that it has named Ian Caso president and publisher of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.The newspaper reports that Caso succeeds Ray......

 2020-02-20 21:47 

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A glance at mortgage rates; 30-year rate rises for 2nd week...

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose slightly for the second straight week, but remain at historically low levels that provide an incentive for potential home buyers.This week Last week Year......

 2020-02-20 21:36 

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US mortgage rates tick up this week, 30-year reaches 3.49%...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week but they remain far below year-ago levels, which has provided a boost to home sales.Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday......

 2020-02-20 21:26 

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MGM Resorts hack affected a reported 10.6M former guests...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — MGM Resorts International has confirmed the company was hacked after a report was released detailing information from more than 10 million former hotel guests was......

 2020-02-20 21:26 

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Coroner finds evidence Hollywood therapist was strangled...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A prominent family therapist and former fiancee of comedian Drew Carey appears to have been strangled before she was thrown off thethird-floor balcony of her Hollywood Hills......

 2020-02-20 21:25 

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Sanders' 'summer camp' in Vermont becomes fodder in debate...

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Can a socialist own a summer house?That's the question unabashed capitalist billionaire Mike Bloomberg posed Wednesday night as he tried to brand Sen. Bernie Sanders......

 2020-02-20 21:18 

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Bloomberg News wrestles with coverage of candidate Bloomberg...

NEW YORK (AP) — Three months after Bloomberg News tried to thread the needle with a plan for covering a presidential campaign with company founder Mike Bloomberg as a candidate, its journalists......

 2020-02-20 21:18 

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Biden slams rival Sanders over past gun control stance...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on presidential campaign developments (all times local.):12:30 p.m.Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday slammed one of his presidential rivals for......

 2020-02-20 21:11 

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Montana Lottery approves sports bets to be offered...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Lottery Commission has approved the types of bets that will be available when legal wagering on professional and collegiate sporting events begins.In......

 2020-02-20 21:07 

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NC soldiers return home from sudden Middle East deployment...

Nearly two months after a U.S. Army rapid-response force was activated amid tensions with Iran, instantly deploying 3,000 soldiers to the Middle East, some are returning home.By the end of......

 2020-02-20 21:02 

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Lawmakers target slavery clause in Minnesota Constitution...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Spurred by a police chief, Minnesota lawmakers launched a drive Thursday to remove from the state constitution a clause allowing slavery and involuntary servitude as......

 2020-02-20 21:01 

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Computer scientist who pioneered 'copy' and 'paste' has died...

NEW YORK (AP) — Larry Tesler, the Silicon Valley pioneer who created the now-ubiquitous computer concepts such as "cut," "copy" and "paste," has died. He was 74.He made using computers......

 2020-02-20 20:58 

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As climate changes, activists struggle for Kansas' attention...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Environmentalists are struggling to get lawmakers to even discuss climate change as a serious issue in Kansas, where some leaders of the Republican-controlled Legislature......

 2020-02-20 20:58 

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Guyana celebrates 1st oil shipment after major discovery...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — Guyana's government on Thursday prepared to sell its first barrels of oil after the discovery of large quantities of oil and gas near the South American country's coast......

 2020-02-20 20:57 

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NFL owners discuss labor deal proposal to players...

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL's labor committee met Thursday morning before presenting to the owners the current state of ongoing negotiations with the players' union on a new labor......

 2020-02-20 20:53 

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New Mexico sues Google over collection of children's data...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's attorney general sued Google Thursday over allegations the tech company is illegally collecting personal data generated by children in violation of federal......

 2020-02-20 20:43 

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2 groups leave California bases after virus quarantines end...

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — More than 115 people ended their two-week quarantines at a pair of California military bases where they had been living since flying out of China during a......

 2020-02-20 20:34 

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College student dies of flu before 911 rescuers can find him...

TROY, N.Y. (AP) — A college student was found dead in his home of the flu after a garbled 911 call left rescuers with no means of locating him, authorities said.Police and firefighters in......

 2020-02-20 20:33 

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In Lake Placid, a miracle from 40 years ago still inspires...

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — The woman had been waiting for her opportunity for more than an hour, which was no big deal because, technically, she had been waiting 40 years. She went to the Lake......

 2020-02-20 20:28 

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Ukraine happy impeachment is over, wants to advance US ties...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine is happy that impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, which the country got dragged into, are over and it now wants to "advance" relations with the......

 2020-02-20 20:26 

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North Carolina health officials report 15 new flu deaths...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Another 15 people have died of complications from the flu in North Carolina, raising the death toll during the current season to 90, state health officials reported on......

 2020-02-20 20:20 

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No conspiracy this time: Dan Brown writing children's book...

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Brown's next book will have a lighter, more musical touch.The "Da Vinci Code" author is working on a picture story, "Wild Symphony," scheduled to be published Sept. 1.......

 2020-02-20 20:20 

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Authorities: 3 killed in rural West Texas small plane crash...

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Three people were killed when a plane crashed Thursday in a rural area of West Texas as the pilot tried to return to an airport because of an electrical problem, authorities......

 2020-02-20 20:10 

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Germany's immigrant community in Hanau reeling after attack...

HANAU, Germany (AP) — In the German town of Hanau, a longtime immigrant destination with decades of coexistence between people of different origins, residents were left with the fear Thursday that......

 2020-02-20 20:08 

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6th man claims sexual abuse by University of Michigan doctor...

ANN ARBOR, Michigan (AP) — A sixth person has publicly accused a late University of Michigan physician of sexual abuse, and the university said Thursday it received more than 20 calls to a hotline......

 2020-02-20 20:07 

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AP Was There: An Olympic 'Miracle On Ice' as US shocks USSR...

EDITOR'S NOTE — The victory by the U.S. men's hockey team over the heavily favored Soviet Union at the 1980 Winter Olympics is widely regarded as one of the greatest upsets in sports history.......

 2020-02-20 20:06 

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Success of 'To All the Boys' puts stars on Hollywood's radar...

NEW YORK (AP) — The 2018 release of the Netflix teen rom-com "To All the Boys I've Loved Before," changed the lives of its stars, Lana Condor and Noah Centineo, by putting them on Hollywood's......

 2020-02-20 20:05 

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Bloomberg campaign spending tops $409 million...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg has plunged over $400 million of his personal fortune into his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, an astronomical sum that......

 2020-02-20 19:59 

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Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims...

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th anniversary of......

 2020-02-20 19:58 

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Texas plans to close 2 state prisons amid population decline...

DALLAS (AP) — Texas will close two of its more than 100 state prisons amid a yearslong decline in the incarcerated population and serious understaffing at some facilities, officials said......

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