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 2020-01-24 20:09 

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2 lawyers on Trump defense team shared Epstein as a client...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of the lawyers on President Donald Trump's impeachment defense team have shared another client: Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr both helped the late hedge fund manager and sex......

 2020-01-24 19:56 

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Rapper YG arrested in LA on suspicion of robbery...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper YG was arrested Friday at his Los Angeles home on suspicion of robbery just two days before he is scheduled to perform at the Grammy Awards, officials said.Los......

 2020-01-24 19:50 

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At 84, Cajun musician Doug Kershaw still going strong...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As 84-year-old Cajun music legend Doug Kershaw looks back, he's still looking ahead too — fiddling, singing, writing and performing as the quintessential "Louisiana......

 2020-01-24 19:50 

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Illinois law caps insulin patient costs at $100 monthly...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a law Friday capping monthly insulin costs at $100 for people covered by state-regulated commercial health insurance plans.The Democrat......

 2020-01-24 19:26 

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Giants' Eli Manning retires after 16 seasons, 2 Super Bowls...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning retired from the NFL after 16 seasons just the way he wanted, as a hard-working, career-long New York Giant who did it his way in leading the franchise to......

 2020-01-24 19:25 

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Review: Ethan Gruska shines brightest when melody prevails...

Ethan Gruska, "En Garde" (Warner Records)Ethan Gruska has a well-deserved reputation for dreamy experimentation. From his work with the Fleetwood Mac-adjacent Belle Brigade to his 2017 solo......

 2020-01-24 19:19 

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Magnitude 6.8 earthquake shakes eastern Turkey...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's emergency management agency says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has shaken the country's east.The earthquake struck the near the town of......

 2020-01-24 19:16 

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Walmart tests higher hourly starting wages in 500 stores...

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart says it's testing higher wages for new hourly positions at 500 of its U.S. stores as part of an overall strategy to better empower its staff.The nation's largest......

 2020-01-24 19:15 

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Tweets urge calls to Supreme Court for fair Senate trial...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court doesn't have a public comment line for its own work, much less the Senate's.That hasn't stopped a fair number of social media users from urging people to......

 2020-01-24 19:12 

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Gianforte plays up Trump ties in Montana governor's race...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte is playing up his close ties to President Donald Trump as he tries to squash questions raised by his Republican primary opponents about his ability......

 2020-01-24 19:10 

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Electronic review set for clay-court debut at Rio...

SAO PAULO (AP) — The clay-court Rio Open tournament in February will have the first trial of electronic technology for the surface.The Challenger Tour has trialed the technology before on......

 2020-01-24 19:09 

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Lawsuit: 2 cheated man of $4 million in lottery winnings...

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts says two women cheated him out of $4 million in lottery winnings by taking advantage of his inability to read or speak English.Joao Luis DaPonte......

 2020-01-24 19:06 

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Amtrak train hits maintenance truck; 6 are slightly injured...

NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) — An Amtrak train collided Friday with a maintenance truck working on the tracks in Connecticut, resulting in minor injuries to six people on the train, officials......

 2020-01-24 19:04 

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Suspect in Minneapolis train stabbing has criminal past...

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The man suspected of fatally stabbing another passenger on a light rail train in a Minneapolis suburb has past convictions for assault and disorderly conduct, court......

 2020-01-24 18:51 

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French govt defends teen girl bullied for anti-Islam posts...

PARIS (AP) — The cyber-bullying must stop.That was the message forcefully delivered by France's equality minister in an impassioned appeal Friday on behalf of a 16-year-old who has been......

 2020-01-24 18:42 

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Virginia House advances gun control measures...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats in the Virginia House are advancing a package of gun-control measures less than a week after tens of thousands of pro-gun advocates from around the country rallied......

 2020-01-24 18:40 

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Pentagon: 34 US troops had brain injuries from Iran's strike...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said Friday that 34 U.S. troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries suffered in this month's Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base, and that half of......

 2020-01-24 18:37 

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Funeral set for 4 family members slain in Utah; son arrested...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —Friends and family were set to gather Friday afternoon in a small Utah town for a funeral to remember a mother and three of her children who police say were killed by......

 2020-01-24 18:33 

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Army probes handling of Illinois sex assault complaints...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Army officials have quietly ordered an investigation into allegations that leaders of an Illinois-based reserve unit mishandled sexual assault complaints and retaliated......

 2020-01-24 18:28 

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Pentagon: 34 US troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries from Iranian missile strike Jan. 8 on Iraqi air base...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon: 34 US troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries from Iranian missile strike Jan. 8 on Iraqi air base....

 2020-01-24 18:20 

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Social worker charged with coercing client into prostitution...

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) — A former child services caseworker has been charged with human trafficking, accused of recruiting a mother who was her client into prostitution in exchange for a favorable......

 2020-01-24 18:16 

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Women come to the defense of a nursing mom at Chick-fil-A...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Moms are coming to the aid of a mother who says she was asked to cover up while breastfeeding inside a Chick-fil-A in Georgia.Mothers held a "nurse-in" this week at the......

 2020-01-24 18:13 

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Cheyenne police say they can't enforce federal tobacco law...

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Police in Cheyenne don't have the authority to enforce the new federal law that increased the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21, the agency......

 2020-01-24 17:49 

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For Auschwitz survivor, telling her story is reason to live...

NEW YORK (AP) — Bronia Brandman pulls up a sleeve on her leather jacket and shows the blue tattoo inked on her forearm that is a muted witness to her pain under the Nazis at Auschwitz.For......

 2020-01-24 17:46 

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California unemployment rate held steady at 3.9% in December...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's unemployment rate held steady at the record low 3.9% in December, the state said Friday.California added 12,600 nonfarm payroll jobs during the month,......

 2020-01-24 17:46 

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Top Obama fundraiser backs Biden in 2020 contest...

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of former President Barack Obama's top fundraisers endorsed Joe Biden on Friday, a pledge of support that's likely to boost the former vice president's ability to raise cash......

 2020-01-24 17:42 

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LSU's Orgeron agrees to new 6-year, $42 million contract...

BATON ROUGE, La (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron has agreed to a new contract extension worth more than $7 million annually and which runs through the 2026 season, the university announced on......

 2020-01-24 17:40 

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Pompeo heads to Ukraine next week as impeachment winds down...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Ukraine next week, making his first trip to the country at the heart of President Donald Trump's impeachment.As Trump's Senate......

 2020-01-24 17:40 

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McGregor says 'Star Wars' TV series still on despite reports...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ewan McGregor says any delay in completing work on in his new Obi-Wan Kenobi "Star Wars" streaming series will be brief and is aimed at making it better.McGregor......

 2020-01-24 17:38 

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Dems' response to Trump speech to come from Whitmer, Escobar...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will deliver the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address. Rep. Veronica Escobar of Texas will deliver the......

 2020-01-24 17:29 

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Only three players on court at buzzer after basketball brawl...

LEWES, Del. (AP) — A high school basketball game in Delaware devolved into a three-on-three contest after a bench-clearing brawl, and only three of those players were left on the court at the......

 2020-01-24 17:26 

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St. Louis prosecutor, police at odds again over traffic stop...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police internal affairs investigators are looking into a traffic stop involving the city's elected prosecutor, the latest episode of a strained relationship between......

 2020-01-24 17:15 

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Warren vows her organization will win primary, beat Trump...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Elizabeth Warren says she has more than 1,000 campaign staffers in 31 states and 100-plus field offices, a show of organizational strength her campaign promises will lift......

 2020-01-24 17:12 

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Paralyzed hockey player hired by Los Angeles Kings...

ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — A former Minnesota high school hockey player paralyzed during a game in 2011 says he has achieved a dream of working in the NHL.Jack Jablonski tweeted Thursday......

 2020-01-24 17:11 

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Health system plans to hire nearly 400 nurses, doctors...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The University of Louisville plans to hire almost 400 nurses and doctors to increase access to local health care in its expanded system, an official said.UofL Health......

 2020-01-24 17:11 

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No criminal charges to be filed in deadly propane blast...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine company that severed an underground propane line that caused a deadly propane explosion was cited for violating the state's Dig Safe law, but no criminal charges are......

 2020-01-24 17:05 

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Warren rolls out council of interfaith advisers...

NEW YORK (AP) —Elizabeth Warren on Friday tapped religious leaders from a variety of backgrounds to serve as an interfaith council for her presidential campaign, making her one of several......

 2020-01-24 17:01 

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Paying homage to the 'Pachamama' central to Bolivian culture...

COPACABANA, Bolivia (AP) — As they await their fresh fried trout, members of a family on holiday at Lake Titicaca pour out a little bit of soda on the ground before they take their first......

 2020-01-24 16:56 

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Bible vs indigenous beliefs at issue in Bolivia...

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Hoisting a large leather Bible above her head, Bolivia's new interim president delivered an emphatic message hours after Evo Morales fled under pressure, the end of a nearly......

 2020-01-24 16:44 

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Chicago woman becomes 2nd US case of new virus from China...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Chicago woman has become the second U.S. patient diagnosed with the new pneumonia-like virus from China, health officials announced Friday.The 60-year-old woman returned......

 2020-01-24 16:41 

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California threatened with funds loss over abortion coverage...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday threatened California with a potential loss of federal health care funds over the state's requirement that insurance plans cover......

 2020-01-24 16:08 

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Former 'Bachelorette' contestant dies of apparent overdose...

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A former contestant on the reality TV show "The Bachelorette" has died of an apparent drug overdose after being found unresponsive in a Florida apartment, police......

 2020-01-24 16:02 

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Study links impeachment beliefs to regular news diets...

NEW YORK (AP) — For many Americans, how they feel about issues raised during President Donald Trump's impeachment has much to do with where they get their news.A study released Friday by......

 2020-01-24 15:56 

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AP Exclusive: New Border Patrol chief named...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol.Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost, who is retiring, according to an announcement......

 2020-01-24 15:53 

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NFL's Saints fight to shield emails in Catholic abuse crisis...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the......

 2020-01-24 15:48 

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Pennsylvania's December jobless rate rises, payrolls shrink...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's unemployment rate rose in December for the fourth straight month, as payrolls shrank and the labor force hit another record high.The state Department......

 2020-01-24 15:48 

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Tech companies propel US stocks to early gains; Intel jumps...

NEW YORK (AP) — Technology companies are leading U.S. stocks higher at the open Friday, led by a sharp gain for chipmaker Intel. Investors continue to monitor developments in the international......

 2020-01-24 15:36 

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Lawmakers hold hearing on immigrant 'sanctuary state' bill...

BOSTON (AP) — State lawmakers are hearing testimony Friday on a proposal that would make Massachusetts a sanctuary state.The Safe Communities Act is meant to limit interaction between local......

 2020-01-24 15:31 

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June release set for book by the late Rep. Elijah Cummings...

NEW YORK (AP) — A book by Rep. Elijah Cummings, nearly finished in his lifetime and worked on by his widow after his death, will be published this summer.Harper, an imprint of......

 2020-01-24 15:30 

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Naval base in Illinois on lockdown amid search for vehicle...

GREAT LAKES, Ill (AP) — Naval Station Great Lakes in northeast Illinois went on lockdown Friday morning after a vehicle passed through an entry without the driver showing credentials, a base......

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