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 2020-01-17 05:06 

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China reports second death in coronavirus outbreak...

BEIJING (AP) — A second person has died from a new form of coronavirus in central China, health authorities said.A 69-year-old man surnamed Xiong fell ill with the respiratory condition on......

 2020-01-17 04:59 

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Ionescu has 37 and No. 6 Oregon downs No. 3 Stanford 87-55...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu had a career-high 37 points to become Oregon's all-time leading scorer, and the sixth-ranked Ducks handed No. 3 Stanford its first conference loss with an 87-55......

 2020-01-17 04:39 

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Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan put on 'administrative leave'...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Recording Academy has placed Deborah Dugan, its president and CEO of just six months, on administrative leave following an allegation of unspecified misconduct by a senior......

 2020-01-17 04:29 

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Panthers' McCaffrey pulls out of Pro Bowl; Kamara in...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey has pulled out of the Pro Bowl after a memorable season.McCaffrey isn't injured. Rather, he decided not to play in......

 2020-01-17 04:07 

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Denver officials won't had over information sought by ICE...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Denver officials on Thursday said they would not hand over information requested by U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement on four men wanted for deportation.ICE, the......

 2020-01-17 04:00 

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Andrew Yang's wife details alleged sexual assault by OB-GYN...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The wife of Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says she was sexually assaulted by her OB-GYN while she was pregnant with the couple's first child.Evelyn Yang......

 2020-01-17 03:57 

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Ovechkin hat trick helps Capitals beat Devils...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin took a stick to the face and put three pucks in the net for a hat trick to lead the Washington Capitals past the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Thursday......

 2020-01-17 03:53 

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Philippine volcano life-threatening despite 'seeming lull'...

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — An erupting Philippine volcano remains life-threatening despite weaker emissions and fewer tremors, an official said Friday and advised thousands of displaced......

 2020-01-17 03:09 

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China's 2019 economic growth weakens to 6.1% amid trade war...

BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth sank to a new multi-decade low of 6.1% in 2019 as consumer demand weakened and Beijing fought a trade war with Washington.Government data Friday......

 2020-01-17 02:49 

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Official: 3 juveniles, 2 adults shot at Chicago barbershop...

CHICAGO (AP) — A shooting Thursday at a Chicago barbershop left five people injured — including two juveniles, authorities said.Curtis Hudson, a fire department spokesman, told The Chicago......

 2020-01-17 02:43 

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'Better Call Saul' gets renewed for 6th and final season...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — "Better Call Saul" has been renewed for a sixth and final season consisting of 13 episodes that will air in 2021.The upcoming fifth season debuts Feb. 23-24 on AMC.......

 2020-01-17 01:51 

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Woman pleads guilty to poisoning husband with eye drops...

YORK, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman pleaded guilty to fatally poisoning her husband by putting eye drops into his water for days. She was sentenced to 25 years in prison.Lana Sue......

 2020-01-17 01:48 

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Truck slams into Illinois Starbucks; 2 critically injured...

McHENRY, Ill. (AP) — A pickup truck slammed into an Illinois Starbucks on Thursday, injuring several people and causing massive damage to the coffee shop, police said.Patrick Polidori,......

 2020-01-17 01:41 

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Judge halts California labor law as it relates to truckers...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday indefinitely blocked a new California labor law from applying to more than 70,000 independent truckers, deciding that it is preempted by......

 2020-01-17 01:38 

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Yosemite confirms 2 norovirus cases among 170 illness...

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Two cases of norovirus have been confirmed at Yosemite National Park, which is investigating about 170 reports of the gastrointestinal illnesses, it was......

 2020-01-17 01:37 

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Pence courts evangelical Latino voters in Florida...

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Marilyn Del Valle climbed to her feet at the Nacion de Fe church in Kissimmee on Thursday, clapping and taking photos as Vice President Mike Pence took the stage.Del......

 2020-01-17 01:36 

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Chip and Joanna Gaines' Magnolia network to debut on Oct. 4...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Chip and Joanna Gaines' new Magnolia cable network will debut on Oct. 4, with a dozen shows currently in production.It's a joint venture with the Discovery network,......

 2020-01-17 01:36 

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UN: Global economic growth in 2019 was lowest of the decade...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The global economy recorded its lowest growth of the decade in 2019, falling to 2.3% as a result of protracted trade disputes and a slowdown in domestic investment, the......

 2020-01-17 01:24 

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Judge threatens to force PG&E to hire more tree trimmers...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday threatened to force Pacific Gas & Electric to hire more tree trimmers to reduce the chances of its electrical grid igniting fires in Northern......

 2020-01-17 01:21 

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Ex-LA deputy arrested on fake sniper shooting allegations...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Los Angeles sheriff's deputy who is accused of falsely reporting that he had been shot by a sniper was arrested Thursday, authorities said.Angel Raul Reinosa......

 2020-01-17 01:12 

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Trial on Border Patrol conditions continues after inspection...

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The trial to examine allegations of unsafe and freezing conditions in some Border Patrol facilities in Arizona continued Thursday as a federal judge gave a brief synopsis of......

 2020-01-17 01:10 

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House committee tackles consumer protections, cybersecurity...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — In one of the more modern meeting rooms at the over two centuries old State Capitol, 22 lawmakers gather on Mondays to confront the increasing cybersecurity threats looming......

 2020-01-17 01:07 

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ESPN's Mendoza: Fiers should have gone to MLB, not reporter...

ESPN analyst Jessica Mendoza says pitcher Mike Fiers should have gone to Major League Baseball before he told a journalist about his allegation the Houston Astros had been using a camera to steal......

 2020-01-17 01:00 

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Correction: Killer Nurse story...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — In a Sept. 10, 2019, story about a former nurse's upcoming trial, The Associated Press reported erroneously that she was convicted in 1984 in the deaths of two infants. She was......

 2020-01-17 00:47 

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A look at some notable cases of caregivers killing patients...

A former Texas nurse suspected in the killing of dozens of children pleaded guilty Thursday to the 1981 death of an 11-month-old and received a life sentence. Genene Jones, 69, was sent to prison......

 2020-01-17 00:46 

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Trump to nominate Shelton, Waller to Federal Reserve...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has nominated two people to serve on the Federal Reserve's influential Board of Governors.Both were first named by Trump on Twitter in July but......

 2020-01-17 00:43 

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Prolific 49ers TE Kittle takes great joy in run blocking...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — No tight end in NFL history has been as productive as George Kittle at catching the ball over the first three years of a career.A player that skilled as a......

 2020-01-17 00:35 

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Why the Warren-Sanders clash was inevitable and may escalate...

WASHINGTON (AP) — As long as they are rivals, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders couldn't stay friends forever.The White House hopefuls and longtime allies have spent the past year......

 2020-01-17 00:30 

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Kansas says it's better prepared now for aviation layoffs...

Kansas Labor Secretary Delia Garcia said Thursday that the state is better prepared to respond to layoffs stemming from the grounding of the troubled Boeing 737 Max than it was during the Great......

 2020-01-17 00:28 

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US Treasury announces it will begin selling new 20-year bond...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Treasury, faced with financing budget deficits topping $1 trillion annually, is introducing a new 20-year bond.The new 20-year bond was chosen after officials......

 2020-01-17 00:27 

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Giants make Alyssa Nakken first female major league coach...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alyssa Nakken became the first female coach on a major league staff in baseball history Thursday when she was named an assistant under new Giants manager Gabe......

 2020-01-17 00:23 

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Man in GoFundMe scheme pleads not guilty to federal charges...

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who authorities said was the ringleader in a scheme that raised more than $400,000 with a bogus tale involving a homeless veteran rescuing a woman from the......

 2020-01-17 00:17 

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Cicely Tyson savors life, new OWN series at 95...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Cicely Tyson doesn't quibble with those who marvel at her long life and career, now in its eighth decade. The acclaimed actress said she doesn't take her staying power for......

 2020-01-17 00:12 

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Ex-Los Angeles sheriff to report to prison for corruption...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was ordered Thursday to report to prison by Feb. 5 to begin serving a three-year prison sentence for a corruption conviction.......

 2020-01-17 00:10 

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Official says Phoenix airport ride-hailing fee is illegal...

PHOENIX (AP) — A new $4 fee on Uber and Lyft rides to and from the Phoenix airport is "very likely" unconstitutional, the state attorney general said Thursday, upping the ante in the showdown that......

 2020-01-17 00:01 

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IHSAA commissioner Bobby Cox plans to retire in August...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bobby Cox, the longtime Indiana High School Athletic Association commissioner, said Thursday he plans to retire this summer.He made the announcement at the association's......

 2020-01-16 23:48 

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Rep. Ayanna Pressley goes public with alopecia and baldness...

NEW YORK (AP) — Rep. Ayanna Pressley, whose hair twists have been an inspiration to young girls and part of her personal identity and political brand, said Thursday that she has gone bald due to......

 2020-01-16 23:40 

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Reporters getting 1st taste of impeachment restrictions...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has barely started and already journalists are getting a glimpse of how hard it will be cover the event under harsh new media......

 2020-01-16 23:27 

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Navy removes commander of San Diego-based destroyer Decatur...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The commanding officer of the San Diego-based destroyer Decatur has been removed from command, the Navy announced Thursday.Cmdr. John "Bob" Bowen was relieved of his duties......

 2020-01-16 23:21 

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Chiefs' Mahomes still starring with big money on horizon...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had just lost to the Tennessee Titans, their fourth defeat in the first 10 games of the season, and much of the optimism that surrounded the......

 2020-01-16 23:21 

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Ex-top Minnesota teacher takes knee at LSU-Clemson game...

A former Minnesota Teacher of the Year staged a protest at the College Football Playoff championship attended by President Donald Trump by taking a knee during the national anthem.Kelly......

 2020-01-16 23:06 

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Legislation could allow student-athletes to be paid...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Legislation to allow collegiate athletes to be paid for their work and likeness has been submitted in New Hampshire.State Rep. Garrett Muscatel introduced the bill......

 2020-01-16 23:03 

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UN official warns Yemen could face brink of famine again...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — War-battered Yemen could face the threat of famine again because of the rapid depreciation of its currency and disruptions to salary payments, a senior U.N. humanitarian......

 2020-01-16 22:57 

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14 with church ties named in Alaska misconduct review...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A review commissioned by the Archdiocese of Anchorage found credible evidence of sexual misconduct by 14 people who served in the archdiocese, a church leader announced......

 2020-01-16 22:52 

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Kentucky coal miners end protest with paychecks...

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A group of Kentucky coal miners who blocked a railroad track for three days over unpaid wages have ended their protest, claiming victory with their paychecks.Miners......

 2020-01-16 22:49 

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Gap dumps plans to spin off Old Navy as a separate entity...

NEW YORK (AP) — Gap Inc. says it no longer intends to spin off Old Navy as a separate entity.The company said Thursday that its board scuttled the move after determining it would be too......

 2020-01-16 22:48 

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MLB, union: $3M to domestic violence, mental health programs...

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball and the players' union announced a $3 million grant program Thursday to support organizations that advocate for positive mental health, relationship skills......

 2020-01-16 22:46 

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DHS seeks Pentagon funds for 270 miles of border wall...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security has asked the Pentagon to fund the construction of 270 miles of border wall this year as part of a counter-drug effort, defense officials said......

 2020-01-16 22:42 

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Man sentenced in 2012 killing of 7-year-old Chicago girl...

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who was convicted of first-degree murder in the 2012 killing of a 7-year-old girl was sentenced Thursday to 60 years in prison.Jerrell Dorsey, 33, was sentenced......

 2020-01-16 22:38 

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Gambling revenue in Pennsylvania hits new record high...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's commercial casinos reached a new high in revenue last year, state regulators said Thursday, a record boosted by an aggressive new expansion of gambling......

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