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Even without El Nino last year, Earth keeps on warming

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earth last year wasn't quite as hot as 2016's record-shattering mark, but it ranked second or third, depending on who was counting....
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In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of silence."...
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Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon has narrowed its hunt for a second headquarters to 20 locations, concentrated among cities in the U.S. East and Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, keeping the company's international options open....
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Mayor: US marshal shot, killed while serving warrant

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A member of the U.S. Marshals Service was shot and killed early Thursday while serving a warrant, the mayor of Harrisburg said....
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In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of silence."...
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Slow-moving winter storm leaves lingering effect in South

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 2:57am
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Several Southern states will be dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped a half-foot (15 centimeters) of snow on North Carolina's largest cities, dusted the Deep South and killed at least 10 people....
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Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delays

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 1:56am
BOSTON (AP) -- Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say....
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APNewsBreak: GoDaddy to sponsor Patrick in 'Danica Double'

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 1:56am
Danica Patrick is going back to green....
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Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54pm
CAIRO (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration and the Palestinian leadership, posing a dilemma for his Arab hosts - Egypt's president and Jordan's king - on how to safeguard their vital ties with Washington without appearing to ignore Palestinian misgivings....
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Lawmakers ask if states or feds should alert about missiles

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- Nearly 40 terrifying minutes passed between the time Hawaii officials fired off a bogus alert about an incoming missile over the weekend and the moment the notice was canceled....
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Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delays

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:52pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say....
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Trump to Pennsylvania, but don't call it a campaign trip

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:52pm
President Donald Trump is tiptoeing around the first congressional election of the new year as he heads to southwestern Pennsylvania on Thursday to hail the Republican tax cuts he signed last year....
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Aziz Ansari story sparks heated debate over #MeToo Movement

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:52pm
The #MeToo movement has been embraced by legions of women as a vital step toward countering widespread sexual abuse and misconduct. This week, more so than at any point in the movement's brief history, there's visceral discussion about its potential for causing harm....
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Slow-moving winter storm leaves lingering effect in South

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 8:51pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Several Southern states will be dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped a half-foot (15 centimeters) of snow on North Carolina's largest cities, dusted the Deep South and killed at least 10 people....
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White House official: Trump immigration views have evolved

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 7:49pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's views on immigration and building a wall along the Mexico border have evolved since his presidential campaign, the White House chief of staff said Wednesday....
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Lawmakers ask if states or feds should alert about missiles

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 7:49pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- Nearly 40 terrifying minutes passed between the time Hawaii officials fired off a bogus alert about an incoming missile over the weekend and the moment the notice was canceled....
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At least 10 deaths from snow, ice and record cold in South

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:46pm
ATLANTA (AP) -- Snow, ice and a record-breaking blast of cold closed runways, highways, schools and government offices across the South and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday in a corner of the country ill-equipped to deal with wintry weather. At least 10 people died, including a baby in a car that plunged off a slippery overpass into a Louisiana canal....
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Violinists and cheering squads: North Korea's Olympic lineup

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 5:46pm
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea won't be dominating any medal counts when the Winter Olympics come to Pyeongchang in South Korea next month. But it's hoping to grab as much of the spotlight as it can with what might be an Olympic first in ice hockey and a flamboyantly crowd-pleasing all-female cheering section to liven up the stands....
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Heed old shelter signs? If nuke is REALLY coming, maybe not

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 4:43pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A generation of Americans knew just what to do in the event of a nuclear attack - or during a major false alarm, like the one over the weekend in Hawaii. Take cover in a building bearing a yellow fallout shelter symbol....
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10 Things to Know for Thursday

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 4:43pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:...
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