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AP sources: Yankees set to reel in MVP Stanton from Marlins

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 11:09am
MIAMI (AP) -- After helping the New York Yankees to five World Series titles, Derek Jeter might help them win another....
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The Latest: Trump pays tribute to civil rights movement

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:07am
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Mississippi for the opening of museums dedicated to the state's history and its role in the civil rights movement (all times local):...
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Ohio couple told again to get rid of 'support' goats

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:07am
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio couple who say their three goats have helped ease the husband's depression has been ordered once again to get rid of them....
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Oregon town seeks first microbrewery, offers benefits

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:07am
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- An Oregon town near one of America's microbrew meccas is thirsting for a piece of the action and offering incentives for the first brewery to establish itself in the community....
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The Latest: PM al-Abadi tells nation IS defeated in Iraq

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 9:07am
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Latest on developments in Iraq (all times local):...
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New planetarium seeks to put NJ science center on travel map

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 9:07am
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere....
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AP source: Yankees agree to deal to acquire Marlins' Stanton

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 9:07am
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Yankees and Marlins have agreed to a deal that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York, pending a physical....
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AP FACT CHECK: Blue high-tax states fund red low-tax states

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 8:07am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leaders have spent months promoting the myth that red low-tax states are subsidizing blue high-tax states because of the deduction for state and local taxes....
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Boycotts, protests to greet Trump on Mississippi visit

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 7:05am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- President Donald Trump's celebration of the heroes of the civil rights movement is set to go on without at least one leader from that era who plans to be a no-show for the Mississippi gathering....
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US wants world to isolate North Korea, so what's that mean?

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 6:05am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador recently urged the world to sever diplomatic ties with North Korea, she was sketchy on the details: Should all embassies close? How about those providing the U.S. intelligence from the largely inscrutable country? And what of Sweden, which helps with imprisoned Americans?...
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Irish border lives and livelihoods hinge on Brexit outcome

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 6:05am
FLORENCECOURT, Northern Ireland (AP) -- Farmer John Sheridan drives his mud-caked Land Rover up and down country lanes and roads, back and forth across the snaking border separating Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. There's little sign he is crossing an international frontier....
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Israeli strikes kill 2 Hamas men after Gaza rocket attack

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 3:00am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli airstrikes killed two Hamas members early Saturday following a rocket attack on Israel, in the latest fallout from President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, which has roiled the region and the larger Muslim world....
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Ex-aide: Rep. Franks offered $5 million to carry his child

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 3:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told The Associated Press the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her $5 million to act as a surrogate mother....
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Trainers rushed to save terrified horses as flames closed in

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 3:00am
BONSALL, Calif. (AP) -- A routine day at an elite training center for racehorses transformed into terror and chaos in minutes, with hundreds of thoroughbreds stampeding out of their stalls in a desperate attempt to flee a Southern California wildfire that set their barns ablaze....
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Boycotts, protests to greet Trump on Mississippi visit

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 12/09/2017 - 12:59am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- President Donald Trump plans to celebrate heroes of the civil rights movement during a visit to Mississippi, but at least one leader of that era plans to be a no-show....
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American evangelist leads rare event in communist Vietnam

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 8:56pm
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- More than 10,000 Vietnamese filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham, who said he wants the communist government to consider Christians its best citizens....
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American evangelist leads rare event in communist Vietnam

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 7:55pm
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- More than 10,000 Vietnamese filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham, who said he wants the communist government to consider Christians its best citizens....
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Moore accuser: Expert confirmed his 1977 yearbook signature

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 6:55pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- An attorney for a woman who says Roy Moore assaulted her when she was a 16-year-old waitress says a handwriting expert has confirmed that his inscription in her 1977 yearbook is authentic. Moore's campaign says the accuser's admission that she added the time and place of Moore's yearbook inscription in her own handwriting undermines her entire story....
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