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High court asked to iron out polling place clothing dispute

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 11:07pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A "Make America Great Again" hat. A tea party T-shirt. A MoveOn.org button....
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As athletes struggle, Kim Jong Un dreams of Olympic glory

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 11:07pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Kim Jong Un wants to turn his country into an international sports power - think East Germany in the 1970s and 80s. The North Korean leader is pouring resources into training and infrastructure, athletes are getting more recognition than ever and the country now even has an all-sports television channel, though it's not clear how many citizens are able to actually watch it....
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Russian curlers say bronze medalist suspected of doping

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 10:07pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Russian curlers said Monday a coach told them that mixed doubles bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for a banned substance at the Pyeongchang Olympics....
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Museum to discuss efforts to see if bones belong to pirate

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 8:03pm
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel "Black Sam" Bellamy....
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4 survivors of Grand Canyon helicopter crash still critical

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 7:03pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Authorities say four people who survived when a sightseeing helicopter crashed at the Grand Canyon earlier this month are still hospitalized in critical condition....
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Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural Olympic gamble?

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 7:03pm
JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) -- A coal mine stands on the mountain exactly as it was the day it was abandoned, now a rusting relic of blue-collar glory lost to a globalized world....
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Austin Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 5:58pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt....
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Austin Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 4:56pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt....
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Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 3:55pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment....
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The Latest: Dillon drives 3 back to victory in Daytona 500

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 3:55pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local):...
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Just a few states have gun laws targeting threatening people

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 2:55pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment....
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'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 2:55pm
LONDON (AP) -- Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ceremony....
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Cities pitching diversity in efforts to lure businesses

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 2:55pm
Some cities and regions are highlighting racial diversity along with positive business climates, competitive tax rates and available land in pitches to lure tech companies and high-paying jobs to town....
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For school shooting suspect, main question is life or death

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 1:54pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is so overwhelming, the only question left for the courts if he is convicted is whether he will be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in prison....
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NBC searches for Olympic clips to go viral

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 1:54pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- In a room lined with computer terminals buzzing all night during the Olympics, an intern raises a hand. He's spotted an amusing piece of film footage of a dropped walkie-talkie skittering down a mountain closed to competition because of bad weather, eluding the grasp of a couple of skiers trying to stop it....
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The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 1:54pm
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local):...
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Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 1:54pm
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office....
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Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural Olympic gamble?

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 12:53pm
JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) -- A coal mine stands on the mountain exactly as it was the day it was abandoned, now a rusting relic of blue-collar glory lost to a globalized world....
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Democrats, Rubio want 'red flags' to enable gun seizures

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 11:51am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment....
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Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 11:51am
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office....
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