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 2018-07-19 17:00 

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Arkansas inmate returns to death row after attempted suicide...

A convicted killer who was hospitalized after authorities say he attempted suicide has returned to death row....

 2018-07-19 16:55 

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Marcia Chambers, former AP and Times reporter, dies at 78...

Marcia Chambers, a reporter who covered high-profile crimes for The Associated Press and The New York Times and later founded an online news site covering her Connecticut hometown, has died. She was 78....

 2018-07-19 16:53 

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Human rights activist on trial in Chechnya on drug charges...

Police officers have testified against a human rights activist jailed in Chechnya on trial for drug charges, in a case seen by some as punishment for his work exposing abuses by Chechen officials....

 2018-07-19 16:43 

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Style Invitational Week 1289: Fake gnus — animal fictoids...

Plus winning wrong-but-creative answers to trivia questions....

 2018-07-19 16:42 

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MD Lottery...

BALTIMORE _ These Maryland lotteries were drawn Thursday:...

 2018-07-19 16:42 

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

BALTIMORE _ The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "Pick 4 Midday" game were:...

 2018-07-19 16:42 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game...

BALTIMORE _ The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "Pick 3 Midday" game were:...

 2018-07-19 16:35 

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Canadian marijuana company Tilray has first US pot IPO...

Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian grower, processor and distributor has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million, just as Canada prepares to legalize the drug nation...

 2018-07-19 16:35 

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Report: Lake oil spill in Michigan would cost nearly $2B...

Experts predict that a worst-case scenario leak of an old oil pipeline where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet would cost nearly $2 billion....

 2018-07-19 16:32 

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Michelle Obama joins nationwide voter registration effort...

Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November midterm elections....

 2018-07-19 16:31 

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Between a rock and a high place: Facing down a 300-foot drop in Colorado's Rocky Mountains...

A via ferrata — climbing with handholds and footholds of iron — boosts the sport's accessibility....

 2018-07-19 16:30 

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Review: The Internet's return lacks bite, electricity...

The Internet, "Hive Mind" (Columbia Records)...

 2018-07-19 16:26 

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Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes...

Modern slavery is most prevalent in North Korea and other repressive regimes, but developed nations also bear responsibility for it because they import $350 billion worth of goods that are produced under suspicious circumstances, according to research rel...

 2018-07-19 16:26 

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Selfies snapped on stolen cellphone used to ID thief...

A robbery suspect used a stolen cellphone to snap a selfie and, in the process, gave authorities his identity....

 2018-07-19 16:19 

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Nielsen: 'I haven't seen any evidence' that election infrastructure interference favored Trump...

Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen said on July 19 that Russia did interfere in the 2016 election, but that,...

 2018-07-19 16:19 

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Disney Prevails in Fox Hunt. Now What?...

A megamerger will only go so far in an industry faced with sweeping change....

 2018-07-19 16:18 

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Airman who inspired "Good Morning, Vietnam" film has died...

The man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam" has died....

 2018-07-19 16:16 

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Congo's president still coy on role in long-delayed election...

Congo's President Joseph Kabila in a national address says the long-delayed December election is "a matter of sovereignty" but he still doesn't say what role he will play....

 2018-07-19 16:16 

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Man killed in shootout with North Carolina deputies...

Authorities say a man was killed days after he shot and wounded a North Carolina sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop....

 2018-07-19 16:15 

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Lawyer: Turkey rejects extradition of Australian IS suspect...

A lawyer says a Turkish court has rejected Australia's request for the extradition of an Islamic State suspect....

 2018-07-19 16:14 

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Peru judicial head offers to resign over corruption scandal...

The head of Peru's judicial branch is offering his resignation over the latest corruption scandal to rock the South American nation....

 2018-07-19 16:13 

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US general reviewing Trump's year-old Afghan war strategy...

The general overseeing U.S. military operations in Afghanistan says he's taking a fresh look at the war strategy President Donald Trump announced nearly a year ago....

 2018-07-19 16:07 

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In conservative Oklahoma, a candidate for governor runs on tax increases...
 2018-07-19 16:03 

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The Latest: Watchdog nominee approves of Mulvaney approach...

The Latest on the confirmation hearing for Kathy Kraninger (all times local):...

 2018-07-19 15:57 

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The Latest: Facebook to remove rumors instigating violence...

The Latest on Facebook's response to misinformation (all times local):...

 2018-07-19 15:56 

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Saratoga, without Justify, ready to go for 150th meet...

Triple Crown winner Justify won't be running during the 150th meet at Saratoga Race Course, but many of the best thoroughbreds will be at the historic track for the 40-day season....

 2018-07-19 15:54 

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Are trash cans disappearing from hotel rooms?...

Travelers say trash receptacles are harder to find as hotels aim to cut down on waste — and cut costs....

 2018-07-19 15:54 

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No air traffic over Belgium due to technical glitch...

Belgium's airspace was closed off for landings and departures Thursday afternoon because of a technical glitch in the data system of the air safety control center....

 2018-07-19 15:52 

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Some Democrats opposing nominee to protest IRS donor policy...

Several Senate Democrats say they'll vote against President Donald Trump's choice to head the IRS to protest a new agency policy allowing some groups to hide their donors' identities. Critics say the policy will let more dark money — inc...

 2018-07-19 15:50 

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Special counsel has nearly 500 pieces of evidence for Paul Manafort trial...

The trial set for next week in Virginia could feature pictures of rugs, property, watches....

 2018-07-19 15:46 

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Senegal sentences extremist supporters in rare mass trial...

Senegal's criminal court has sentenced more than a dozen people to up to 20 years in prison for financing extremism and other offenses in a rare mass trial of suspected jihadists....

 2018-07-19 15:43 

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Former airport baggage handler gets prison for gun smuggling...

A former baggage handler at Atlanta's airport has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to helping smuggle guns onto passenger planes bound for New York City....

 2018-07-19 15:43 

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Firefly Music fest sold to Coachella producer AEG Presents...

The Firefly Music Festival has been sold to AEG Presents, the producer behind Coachella....

 2018-07-19 15:36 

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Police: Machete-wielding man subdued after standoff at home...

Authorities say a man who kept police at bay for more than two hours at a Pennsylvania home threw down incendiary devices that ignited a nearby store and scorched a police patrol car....

 2018-07-19 15:36 

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The Latest: Inmate who killed prison officer is segregated...

The Latest on the killing of a Minnesota state corrections officer (all times local):...

 2018-07-19 15:36 

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No air traffic over Belgium due to technical glitch...

Belgium's air traffic control center says that no airplanes can land or depart across the country because of a technical glitch in its data system....

 2018-07-19 15:35 

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Democrats call for renewed funding for election security grants to states...

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) decried on July 19 the GOP-backed vote on a spending bill that excludes new money for election security grants to states....

 2018-07-19 15:33 

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U.S. general: 'No further direction' on Syria since Trump-Putin summit...

The lack of clarity about the meeting has created confusion across the U.S. government....

 2018-07-19 15:32 

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Kentucky church revokes memberships for nonattendance...

A Kentucky pastor is drawing criticism for kicking out members of his congregation who failed to attend church regularly and contribute....

 2018-07-19 15:30 

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The Latest: Trump auto tariff proposal draws scant support...

The Latest on a U.S. Commerce Department hearing Thursday into whether imports of cars, trucks and auto parts pose a threat to American national security that would justify hitting them with tariffs (all times local):...

 2018-07-19 15:30 

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Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump...

Russia's military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a nuclear-powered cruise missile with "unlimited" range....

 2018-07-19 15:24 

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AP-NORC Poll: If DNA shows health risks, most want to know...

Would you want to know if you harbor a gene linked to Alzheimer's or another incurable disease? A new poll finds most Americans would....

 2018-07-19 15:20 

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Official says 14 civilians killed in Afghanistan explosion...

An official says 14 civilians were killed in an explosion in northern Afghanistan although it isn't immediately clear whether the deaths were caused by a ground assault or an airstrike....

 2018-07-19 15:19 

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Pelosi: 'Putin appears to be President Trump's puppeteer'...

At a July 19 news conference, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) implored President Trump to apologize for his...

 2018-07-19 15:19 

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CNN chief Jeff Zucker undergoing heart surgery...

CNN's top executive, Jeff Zucker, is undergoing heart surgery and will take a six-week leave of absence from running the news network....

 2018-07-19 15:19 

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Cape-to-Connecticut ride shows progress, bumps on Greenway...

After a white-knuckle trip over a bridge from Portsmouth into Bristol, which involved lifting our bicycles over concrete barriers and construction equipment, the police officer who pulled us over told us something we had already figured out....

 2018-07-19 15:17 

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The EU May Cost Google More Than a Fine...

The price of keeping Chrome, search and maps front and center could rise....

 2018-07-19 15:16 

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Rosa Parks family house set for auction next week...

The house where civil rights icon Rosa Parks sought refuge after fleeing the South amid death threats is scheduled for auction next week with a minimum bid of $1 million....

 2018-07-19 15:15 

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Sisters recount years of horror in Syria's Palestinian camp...

When the first Syrian soldier reached Lod street in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk in Syria's capital, four sisters who survived the seven-year conflict hiding in their ground floor apartment emerged hesitantly and asked: "Are you a soldi...

 2018-07-19 15:12 

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The Latest: Tariffs would add $4,400 to car prices...

The Latest on a U.S. Commerce Department hearing Thursday into whether imports of cars, trucks and auto parts pose a threat to American national security that would justify hitting them with tariffs (all times local):...

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