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 2020-02-24 20:59 

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Costs, delays scuttle 124-mile Constitution Pipeline project...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The nearly $1 billion Constitution Pipeline project, which had been designed to take natural gas from Pennsylvania's shale gas fields to metropolitan New York and New England,......

 2020-02-24 20:55 

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High Court sympathetic to embassy bombing victims in case...

Washington (AP) — The Supreme Court suggested Monday that it's inclined to allow a bigger award of money to victims of the 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam,......

 2020-02-24 20:38 

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UN reiterates support for 2-state Israel-Palestine solution...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Monday reiterated its support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.This was the first Security Council press......

 2020-02-24 20:26 

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Victims turn to media to expose sex abuse by college doctors...

Robert Julian Stone was tired of waiting, afraid that complaints of sexual abuse at the hands of a former University of Michigan doctor would be covered up.So five months after contacting......

 2020-02-24 20:22 

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Chemical firm: US wrong to deny visa for software developer...

A U.S.-based chemical company is fighting to obtain a visa for a Ukrainian software developer who has spent years working on a complex computer system that the company considers crucial to its......

 2020-02-24 20:01 

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GOP lawmakers walkout after Oregon climate bill advances...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican lawmakers on Monday boycotted the Oregon Legislature, denying Democrats a quorum in an attempt to doom a contentious climate change bill.Senate Majority......

 2020-02-24 20:00 

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Trades juice up arms race in deep Metropolitan Division...

The Metropolitan Division was already the deepest and most competitive in the NHL.Now the race to the finish is getting juiced up.Nearly every Metro contender made a move ahead of......

 2020-02-24 19:42 

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US appeals court upholds Trump rules involving abortions...

SEATTLE (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has upheld Trump administration rules imposing more hurdles for women seeking abortions.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision Monday overturns......

 2020-02-24 19:32 

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Pentagon adopts new ethical principles for using AI in war...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is adopting new ethical principles as it prepares to accelerate its use of artificial intelligence technology on the battlefield.The new principles call for......

 2020-02-24 19:24 

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Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter operator for deaths...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The widow of Kobe Bryant has sued the owner of the helicopter that crashed in fog and killed her husband and her 13-year-old daughter last month.The wrongful death......

 2020-02-24 19:22 

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Louisiana judge apologizes for racial slurs in text messages...

NAPOLEONVILLE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana judge has apologized for using racial slurs in angry text messages, which she now admits she sent during an argument with her lover in an extramarital......

 2020-02-24 19:11 

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'Leaning Tower of Dallas' endures blows from wrecking ball...

DALLAS (AP) — The "Leaning Tower of Dallas," a social media sensation born when a part of a building survived implosion, endured scores of blows from a wrecking ball Monday. Dozens of people......

 2020-02-24 19:09 

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Jeter says Astros scandal is a 'black eye" for baseball...

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter wishes baseball could change the subject.The Miami Marlins CEO, who masterfully steered clear of controversy throughout his Hall of Fame playing career, has......

 2020-02-24 19:05 

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MLB tells court attempts at cheating are a part of sports...

NEW YORK (AP) — Attempts at cheating are a part of sports, Major League Baseball said in urging a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by fantasy contestants.Five men sued MLB, MLB Advanced......

 2020-02-24 19:02 

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Arizona off-roading family, dog saved from raging flood...

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona family and their dog narrowly avoided being swept away after their mini sports utility vehicle got stuck in rushing floodwaters.Dramatic video broadcast by media......

 2020-02-24 18:48 

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Virus outbreak chills markets, outlook for global economy...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The widening coronavirus outbreak threatens to seriously disrupt the global economy just as it was steadying itself against headwinds from the U.S.-China trade......

 2020-02-24 18:46 

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Girl, 11, brings AR-15 to Idaho hearing on gun legislation...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An 11-year-old girl toting a loaded AR-15 assault weapon appeared Monday with her grandfather, who is supporting legislation that would allow visitors to Idaho who can legally......

 2020-02-24 18:36 

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Thomas criticizes a previous high court opinion -- his own...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Clarence Thomas has made no secret of his dislike of past Supreme Court decisions written by other justices, including seminal opinions about abortion rights, press......

 2020-02-24 18:25 

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Couple lost in woods survived on muddy water, fern fronds...

INVERNESS, Calif. (AP) — A couple who went missing in the woods of Northern California for a week survived by drinking from a muddy puddle and eating fern fronds, said rescuers who had given up......

 2020-02-24 18:20 

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Kansas back atop Top 25 as Baylor slides to No. 2 after loss...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is back on top of the college basketball world after knocking off Baylor in a matchup of Big 12 heavyweights, while the Bears dropped to No. 2 in The Associated Press......

 2020-02-24 18:19 

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16-year-old charged with murder in teen siblings' slayings...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A 16-year-old Indianapolis youth was charged Monday with murder as an adult for allegedly fatally shooting two teenage siblings.Lometreus Sanders faces two counts of......

 2020-02-24 18:11 

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Judge orders Harvey Weinstein to jail immediately after sexual assault conviction...

NEW YORK (AP) — Judge orders Harvey Weinstein to jail immediately after sexual assault conviction....

 2020-02-24 18:02 

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Oklahoma game announcer removed for 'disgusting' comment...

NEWKIRK, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma high school basketball game announcer called the names of the opposing team's players "disgusting,"; and was later removed from the game by the school's......

 2020-02-24 18:01 

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Crackdown on immigrants who use public benefits takes effect...

PHOENIX (AP) — Pastor Antonio Velasquez says that before the Trump administration announced a crackdown on immigrants using government social services, people lined up before sunrise outside a......

 2020-02-24 17:59 

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The Latest: Weinstein looks resigned as he is convicted...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a verdict in the rape and sexual assault trial of Harvey Weinstein (all times local):11:55 a.m.Harvey Weinstein had a look of resignation on his face as......

 2020-02-24 17:57 

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Fired Kansas City school worker blames bosses for faked data...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A fired Kansas City Public Schools secretary who was among seven employees accused of falsifying attendance data in a bid to help the district regain accreditation said she......

 2020-02-24 17:46 

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Harvey Weinstein convicted of criminal sex act for assault on Mimi Haleyi and third-degree rape of woman in 2013...

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein convicted of criminal sex act for assault on Mimi Haleyi and third-degree rape of woman in 2013....

 2020-02-24 17:33 

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The jury in Harvey Weinstein's trial tells judge it has reached a verdict in his rape and sexual assault case...

NEW YORK (AP) — The jury in Harvey Weinstein's trial tells judge it has reached a verdict in his rape and sexual assault case....

 2020-02-24 17:16 

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Senators swing 2 deals to open NHL trade deadline day...

The Ottawa Senators wasted little time in kicking off the NHL's trade deadline day by dealing forwards Vladislav Namestnikov and Jean-Gabriel Pageau.The Carolina Panthers jumped into the......

 2020-02-24 17:06 

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Mars lander confirms quakes, even aftershocks on red planet...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's newest Mars lander has confirmed that quakes and even aftershocks are regularly jolting the red planet.Scientists reported Monday that the seismometer......

 2020-02-24 16:48 

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'Deportation with a layover:' US sends migrants to Guatemala...

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — After he was involved in a fender bender with a gang member, the Honduran delivery driver was in trouble: The accident wasn't his fault, but he couldn't pay the damages, and......

 2020-02-24 16:48 

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The Latest: Fans gather for Kobe Bryant's public memorial...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the public memorial for Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna in downtown Los Angeles (all times local):7:30 a.m.Fans are arriving hours early for the......

 2020-02-24 16:33 

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White House readying coronavirus response request...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is readying an urgent budget request to address the deadly coronavirus outbreak whose rapid spread is spooking financial markets and restricting international......

 2020-02-24 16:29 

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Heart disease leading cause of death in New Hampshire...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Statistics released for 2018 show that heart disease was the leading cause of death in New Hampshire, the first time in over a decade that it surpassed cancer, state health......

 2020-02-24 16:17 

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NASA: Mathematician portrayed in 'Hidden Figures' has died...

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — NASA says Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who worked on NASA's early space missions and was portrayed in the film "Hidden Figures," about pioneering black female aerospace......

 2020-02-24 16:06 

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Thailand prepares tough measures to control spread of virus...

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities say they are taking steps to wield emergency legal powers to control the spread of the new virus and limit its economic and social impact.Public Health......

 2020-02-24 16:01 

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Women Holocaust survivors find joy in fighting poverty...

NEW YORK (AP) — Frumie Cisner remembers the first time she witnessed a Holocaust survivor picking through trash — how the woman scavenged a box of baked goods from a dumpster in front of a......

 2020-02-24 15:46 

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Supreme Court won't hear case brought by author Jon Krakauer...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The educational records of a star University of Montana quarterback accused of rape will remain confidential after the Supreme Court declined to get involved in the case brought......

 2020-02-24 15:44 

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Car hits crowd at German carnival; several injured...

BERLIN (AP) — Police in Germany say several people have been injured after a car drove into a crowd at a Carnival procession.Northern Hesse police said a large number of police are at the......

 2020-02-24 15:43 

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma starts ad campaign for claims...

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma launched an ad campaign Monday to tell people harmed by their powerful prescription opioid where they can file claims against the company.The $23.8 million......

 2020-02-24 15:41 

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Global markets plunge as virus cases spread beyond Asia...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 700 points, as virus cases spread beyond China, threatening to disrupt the......

 2020-02-24 15:34 

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Justices to hear Philly dispute over same-sex foster parents...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear a dispute over a Philadelphia Catholic agency that won't place foster children with same-sex couples.The justices will review an......

 2020-02-24 15:25 

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Canadian police move to clear indigenous protest in Ontario...

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police moved on Monday to clear an indigenous rail blockade in Ontario that has crippled freight and passenger rail traffic in most of eastern Canada for nearly three......

 2020-02-24 14:55 

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Arrest made in shooting at Chicago barbershop that injured 5...

CHICAGO (AP) — A man accused of shooting five people, including three children, at a Chicago barbershop in January has been charged with attempted murder, authorities said.Walter Jackson,......

 2020-02-24 14:49 

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Suspect linked to racist graffiti found at Maryland college...

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — Authoritieshave identified a suspect in connection to racist graffiti that was found scrawled in academic buildings at a Maryland university last week.Salisbury......

 2020-02-24 14:49 

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Event marks 60th anniversary of sit-in against segregation...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A three-day event beginning Monday will mark the 60th anniversary of the first Alabama sit-in against racial segregation.Five of the surviving demonstrators will be......

 2020-02-24 14:38 

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China's Huawei debuts latest version of folding phone...

LONDON (AP) — China's Huawei unveiled its latest folding smartphone Monday and its first such device to be available internationally, competing in a niche category with new models from Samsung and......

 2020-02-24 14:37 

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Closing arguments expected in Iowa cold case murder trial...

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Closingarguments are expected Monday in the Iowa cold case trial of a man accused of killing a high school student more than 40 years ago.Testimony concluded Friday......

 2020-02-24 14:32 

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Buffett says economy is slowing amid virus fears...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says the viral outbreak in China has slowed economic growth, but he remains confident in the long-term future of American business.Buffett......

 2020-02-24 14:32 

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Jane Goodall's 'The Book of Hope' coming out in 2021...

NEW YORK (AP) — Jane Goodall's next book will be a tribute to her enduring optimism.Celadon Books announced Monday that Goodall's "The Book of Hope" will be published in fall 2021. The......

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