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 2022-05-14 10:37 

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Palestinian man dies of head wound from Jerusalem violence...

JERUSALEM (AP) — A 21-year-old Palestinian man died Saturday from a head wound sustained last month after Israeli police fired......

 2022-05-14 10:26 

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Ukraine favorite to win Eurovision Song Contest amid war...

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Against the backdrop of a war in Europe, the hugely popular Eurovision Song Contest reaches its......

 2022-05-14 10:04 

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G7 warn of Ukraine grain crisis, ask China not to aid Russia...

WEISSENHAUS, Germany (AP) — The Group of Seven leading economies warned Saturday that the war in Ukraine is stoking a......

 2022-05-14 09:58 

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Md. Gov. Hogan gets 2nd COVID booster, encourages others to follow...

Gov. Larry Hogan and first lady Yumi Hogan received their second COVID-19 booster and are asking eligible Maryland residents to follow in their footsteps....

 2022-05-14 09:48 

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan becomes UAE's president...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rulers in the United Arab Emirates announced Saturday that they unanimously appointed Sheikh Mohammed......

 2022-05-14 09:36 

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South Africa in new surge of COVID from versions of omicron...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases driven by two omicron sub-variants, according to......

 2022-05-14 09:30 

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Police arrest 2 after building fire kills 27 in New Delhi...

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police arrested two owners of a company that manufactures and sells security cameras after a massive......

 2022-05-14 09:25 

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Rulers of United Arab Emirates formally select Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as country's new president...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rulers of United Arab Emirates formally select Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as......

 2022-05-14 08:25 

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Gov. Youngkin: Baby formula shortage 'shouldn't be a challenge' in US...

"Simply put, acquiring baby formula shouldn't be a challenge in the United States," Gov. Glenn Youngkin said....

 2022-05-14 07:56 

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China cites pandemic and withdraws as host of 2023 Asian Cup...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — China withdrew as host of soccer's 2023 Asian Cup on Saturday in the latest cancellation......

 2022-05-14 07:37 

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LEADING OFF: Astros aim to match team mark of 12 wins in row...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ASCENDING ASTROS Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros try for......

 2022-05-14 07:07 

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Griner's extended detention disappointing to her WNBA family...

New York coach Sandy Brondello was on her way to her team's Friday morning shootaround when she heard the "disappointing"......

 2022-05-14 07:03 

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Splash Brothers send Warriors to Western Conference Finals...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green are cherishing this playoff run a little more given......

 2022-05-14 06:42 

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Philadelphia Phillies and Los Angeles Dodgers meet in game 2 of series...

Philadelphia Phillies (15-17, second in the NL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (20-10, first in the NL West) Los Angeles;......

 2022-05-14 06:41 

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Diamondbacks bring 1-0 series advantage over Cubs into game 2...

Chicago Cubs (11-20, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (18-15, fourth in the NL West) Phoenix; Saturday, 8:10......

 2022-05-14 06:41 

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Reds take 3-game win streak into matchup with the Pirates...

Cincinnati Reds (9-24, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (13-19, third in the NL Central) Pittsburgh; Saturday, 6:35......

 2022-05-14 06:41 

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Marlins host the Brewers on 5-game home slide...

Milwaukee Brewers (21-12, first in the NL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (14-18, fourth in the NL East) Miami; Saturday, 6:10......

 2022-05-14 06:41 

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Padres face the Braves with 1-0 series lead...

San Diego Padres (21-12, second in the NL West) vs. Atlanta Braves (15-18, third in the NL East) Atlanta; Saturday,......

 2022-05-14 06:41 

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Giants try to prolong win streak, take on the Cardinals...

San Francisco Giants (20-12, third in the NL West) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (17-15, second in the NL Central) St.......

 2022-05-14 06:40 

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Phillies batter Dodgers' pitching again, win 12-10 in 10...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nick Castellanos had a two-run double during the Phillies' three-run 10th inning, and Philadelphia battered the......

 2022-05-14 06:40 

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Hungary's military finds mission in life for abused dog...

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's military has found a new mission in life for a talented dog who was rescued......

 2022-05-14 06:28 

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Emmanuel who? Far-right fighting hard-left for French vote...

PARIS (AP) — The stakes are high, the fight nasty and the party of centrist President Emmanuel Macron is the......

 2022-05-14 05:25 

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Clarence Thomas says abortion leak has changed Supreme Court...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court has been changed by the shocking leak of a draft......

 2022-05-14 05:24 

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Benintendi, Dozier lead 18-hit night; Royals top Rox 14-10...

DENVER (AP) — Andrew Benintendi hit a two-run homer and an RBI triple, Hunter Dozier had his first career five-hit......

 2022-05-14 05:17 

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India bans exports of wheat, citing threat to food security...

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has banned exports of wheat effective immediately, citing a risk to its food security, partly......

 2022-05-14 05:13 

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Curry, Thompson send Warriors into Western Conference finals...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson knocked down eight 3-pointers on the way to 30 points, Stephen Curry scored 29......

 2022-05-14 05:13 

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Prince William Co. man arrested in connection to fatal overdose of minor...

Prince William County Police say that they have arrested a Woodbridge resident in connection to the death of a 14-year-old who took counterfeit Percocet laced with Fentanyl....

 2022-05-14 05:07 

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Celtics force Game 7 with Bucks; Warriors oust Grizzlies...

Jayson Tatum scored 46 points, outdueling Giannis Antetokounmpo to make sure there wouldn't be another Milwaukee fourth-quarter comeback, and the......

 2022-05-14 05:05 

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Police: 3 people injured in shooting near Deer District...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Three people have been shot near Deer District following the Milwaukee Bucks game, authorities said. The Milwaukee......

 2022-05-14 04:55 

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Stanton, Judge homer again as Yankees beat White Sox 10-4...

CHICAGO (AP) — Aaron Judge remembers watching Giancarlo Stanton from a distance during his 2017 NL MVP season. "It was......

 2022-05-14 04:54 

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AP Week in Pictures: Global...

May 7-13, 2022 From an elderly woman walking inside a metro station being used as a bomb shelter in Kharkiv,......

 2022-05-14 04:53 

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Rangers beat Penguins 5-3 to force deciding Game 7...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chris Kreider's long slap shot bounced over Louis Domingue and into the net with 1:28 left and......

 2022-05-14 04:44 

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NBA Daily Playoff Glance...

All Times EDT CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS (Best-of-7) x-if necessary Sunday, May 1 Milwaukee 101, Boston 89 Golden State 117, Memphis 116......

 2022-05-14 04:26 

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Thousands expected to march on Supreme Court for abortion rights...

The Women's March and Planned Parenthood, together with several other women's rights and progressive advocacy groups including UltraViolet and MoveOn, will lead marchers from the Washington Monument to the Supreme Court....

 2022-05-14 04:23 

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High-A Northwest League Glance...

All Times EDT Northwest League W L Pct. GB Spokane (Colorado) 16 12 .571 — Eugene (San Francisco) 14 11......

 2022-05-14 04:22 

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Silseth dazzles in debut as Angels blank A's 2-0...

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chase Silseth allowed one hit in six strong innings while becoming the first player from last......

 2022-05-14 04:20 

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Parents across the DC region searching for baby formula...

If you want to help the Diaper bank or the Pregnancy Clinic of Maryland with the ongoing milk shortage, your best option may be a milk donation....

 2022-05-14 04:20 

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Major League Baseball Leaders...

NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING_Hosmer, San Diego, .377; M.Machado, San Diego, .371; Bell, Washington, .342; Hayes, Pittsburgh, .324; Iglesias, Colorado, .319; McNeil,......

 2022-05-14 04:20 

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Major League Baseball Leaders...

AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING_Bogaerts, Boston, .347; J.Crawford, Seattle, .330; Anderson, Chicago, .327; France, Seattle, .326; Trout, Los Angeles, .323; Benintendi, Kansas......

 2022-05-14 04:18 

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Finkenauer's Senate bid faces skepticism after ballot woes...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Abby Finkenauer 's bid to clinch the Democratic nomination for an Iowa U.S. Senate seat......

 2022-05-14 04:06 

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House subpoenas its own, sets new norm after Jan. 6 attack...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Jan. 6 committee's remarkable decision to subpoena House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and other congressional Republicans......

 2022-05-14 04:02 

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Lewis slam in 9-run inning, Twins beat virus-hit Guardians...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Royce Lewis hit a grand slam for his first big league homer, capping a nine-run fifth inning......

 2022-05-14 04:00 

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Today in History: May 14, Freedom Riders attacked...

Today in History Today is Saturday, May 14, the 134th day of 2022. There are 231 days left in the......

 2022-05-14 04:00 

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Hired 'hackers' try, and fail, to invade Brazil vote system...

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — More than 20 would-be hackers gathered in the Brazilian electoral authority's headquarters in the capital this......

 2022-05-14 04:00 

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AP Top Political News at 12:18 a.m. EDT...

Finkenauer's Senate bid faces skepticism after ballot woes Biden names envoy to SE Asia bloc, stressing US attention Coast-to-coast rallies......

 2022-05-14 03:23 

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Ukraine opens first war crimes trial of captured Russian...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Journalists packed a small courtroom in Kyiv for the trial of a captured Russian soldier accused......

 2022-05-14 03:14 

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Cabrera leads Tigers to 4-2 win over Orioles...

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera doubled and homered to help the slumping Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 on......

 2022-05-14 03:13 

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Kim, Myers lead Padres' hit barrage in 11-6 win over Braves...

ATLANTA (AP) — Ha-Seong Kim hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning off reliever Will Smith, Wil Myers went......

 2022-05-14 03:03 

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Capitals lose to Panthers, eliminated from Stanley Cup playoffs...

The Washington Capitals have fallen in round one of the Stanley Cup to the Florida Panthers, eliminating them for the fourth consecutive year....

 2022-05-14 03:02 

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Panthers beat Caps in OT, win 1st playoff series since 1996...

On the wrong side of a comeback effort this time, the Florida Panthers rebounded in overtime and made sure they wouldn't need to go home to finish their first-round series....

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