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US calls on Iran to unblock social media sites amid protests

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 10:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration stepped up its support for protesters in Iran on Tuesday, calling on the government to stop blocking Instagram and other social media sites while encouraging Iranians to use special software to circumvent controls....
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NBC names Hoda Kotb as Lauer replacement on 'Today'

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 9:36am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News opened the new year Tuesday by appointing Hoda Kotb as co-anchor of the "Today" show's first two hours with Savannah Guthrie, replacing Matt Lauer following his firing on sexual misconduct charges in late November....
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On the streets of Tehran, Iranians feel protesters' pain

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 9:36am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- As Iranians take to the streets in the biggest demonstrations in nearly a decade, residents of the increasingly tense capital say they sympathize with the protesters' economic grievances and anger at official corruption....
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23 hurt, including firefighter, in Bronx blaze

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 9:36am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Fire Department of New York says 23 people, including a firefighter, are hurt following a Bronx blaze....
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Lawsuit: Duke, UNC agreed to not hire each other's doctors

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 8:35am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The basketball rivalry between Duke University and the University of North Carolina battle is legendary, but a federal lawsuit says the two elite institutions have agreed not to compete in another prestigious area: the market for highly skilled medical workers....
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NBC names Hoda Kotb as Lauer replacement on 'Today'

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 7:32am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News opened the new year Tuesday by appointing Hoda Kotb as co-anchor of the "Today" show's first two hours with Savannah Guthrie, replacing Matt Lauer following his firing on sexual misconduct charges in late November....
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Former child soldiers help Uganda's rebel abductees heal

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 7:32am
GULU, Uganda (AP) -- A brutal rebellion by the Lord's Resistance Army brought years of suffering to northern Uganda. Tens of thousands of children were abducted, their childhoods lost and communities broken....
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Deadly, bone-chilling cold grips wide swath of US

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 6:32am
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Bone-chilling cold gripped much of the U.S. as 2018 began, breaking century-old records and leading to several deaths that authorities attributed to exposure to the dangerously low temperatures....
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Most big public colleges don't track suicides, AP finds

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 6:32am
BOSTON (AP) -- Nearly half of the largest U.S. public universities do not track suicides among their students, despite making investments in prevention at a time of surging demand for mental health services....
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NBC names Hoda Kotb as Lauer replacement on 'Today'

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 6:32am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News opened the new year Tuesday by appointing Hoda Kotb as co-anchor of the "Today" show's first two hours with Savannah Guthrie, replacing Matt Lauer following his firing on sexual misconduct charges in late November....
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12 hurt, 1 seriously, in Bronx fire

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 5:32am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Fire Department of New York says 12 people are hurt, one seriously, in a fire raging through a Bronx building....
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Few colleges track suicides, despite prevention investments

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 2:28am
BOSTON (AP) -- Nearly half of the largest U.S. public universities do not track suicides among their students, despite making investments in prevention at a time of surging demand for mental health services....
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Colorado authorities were warned about gunman's mental state

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 1:27am
DENVER (AP) -- Colorado authorities were contacted with concerns about the mental health of Matthew Riehl over a month before he shot and killed a deputy and wounded four others. But the 37-year-old man was never held for a mental health evaluation....
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California lawmakers to confront sexual misconduct scandal

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 12:24am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California lawmakers will grapple for the first time as a group with a growing sexual misconduct scandal when they return to Sacramento on Wednesday....
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S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/01/2018 - 11:22pm
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