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Scorching heat, wildfires bake US West over holiday weekend

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 09/03/2017 - 10:08am
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) -- Vineyards moved their wine harvest to the cool of night and transit trains slowed for fear that some of the hottest weather in San Francisco Bay Area history would warp rails, as stifling temperatures and the smoky pall of wildfires marked an unofficial end to summer across the U.S. West....
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In line and in life, Harvey's victims wait and worry

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 09/03/2017 - 10:08am
PASADENA, Texas (AP) -- The line snakes on and on, along a wall inside the shopping mall, each person in search of help after a hurricane swamped their town....
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Record-breaking Astronaut Peggy Whitson returns to Earth

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 09/03/2017 - 12:50am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Astronaut Peggy Whitson returned to Earth late Saturday, wrapping up a record-breaking flight that catapulted her to first place for U.S. space endurance....
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How to deal with flooded cars in Harvey's wake

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 11:47pm
DETROIT (AP) -- As Harvey grudgingly moved away from Southeast Texas, aerial photos revealed thousands of cars covered by floodwaters on streets, parking lots and in driveways....
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The Latest: South Korea: NKorea presumed to have tested nuke

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 9:42pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The Latest on the tensions on the Korean Peninsula (all times local):...
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Blind long-snapper Jake Olson plays in game for USC Trojans

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 9:42pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jake Olson first imagined this moment long before he lost his vision to cancer eight years ago....
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North Korea claims leader inspects new H-bomb

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 8:41pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a new, "super explosive" hydrogen bomb meant to be loaded into an intercontinental ballistic missile, Pyongyang's state media said Sunday, a claim to technological mastery that many outside experts will question but that raises the possibility of an imminent nuclear bomb test....
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Blind long-snapper Jake Olson plays in game for USC Trojans

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 8:41pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jake Olson first imagined this moment long before he lost his vision to cancer eight years ago....
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Dr. Gregory Anderson has been selected as president of Saddleback College

Lariat Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 6:22pm
The South Orange County Community College Board of Trustees unanimously selected Dr. Gregory Anderson as the new president of Saddleback College in a closed session Aug. 31. Interim President Denise Whittaker started the position on July 3 and will continue until Anderson’s first day Oct. 16. “The privilege to serve the students and community of […]
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On Campus Movie Night: “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2”

Lariat Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 6:14pm
During the first week of school or “Welcome Week,” movie night took place Wednesday evening, giving center stage to, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2.” Hosted by the Student Development Office and free with an ASB stamp, the showing included popcorn and an ice cream truck. Lively music invited students to unwind and socialize with others.  […]
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Astros return to Houston for 1st game since Harvey

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 3:30pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- Baseball returned to Houston on Saturday with the Astros giving the flood-ravaged city a few hours of entertainment at the end of a terrible and trying week....
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US seizes control of Russian posts in San Fran, DC, NY

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 3:30pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States seized control Saturday of three Russian diplomatic posts in the U.S. after confirming the Russians had complied with the Trump administration's order to get out within two days, officials said....
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AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded; EPA not on scene

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 2:29pm
HIGHLANDS, Texas (AP) -- As Dwight Chandler sipped beer and swept out the thick muck caked inside his devastated home, he worried whether Harvey's floodwaters had also washed in pollution from the old acid pit just a couple blocks away....
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Unofficial end of summer brings no heat relief in US West

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 1:25pm
The Western United States baked through the unofficial end of summer, as temperatures in some parts threatened to peak Saturday at levels not seen in decades and wilting heat challenged crews battling wildfires across the region....
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AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded; EPA not on scene

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 12:23pm
HIGHLANDS, Texas (AP) -- As Dwight Chandler sipped beer and swept out the thick muck caked inside his devastated home, he worried whether Harvey's floodwaters had also washed in pollution from the old acid pit just a couple blocks away....
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Black, white, rich, poor: Storm Harvey didn't discriminate

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 12:23pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- Harvey did not discriminate in its destruction....
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2nd Utah police officer on paid leave over nurse arrest

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 12:23pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A second Salt Lake City police officer has been put on paid leave as authorities investigate the use of force in a nurse's arrest....
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AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded; EPA not on scene

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 11:23am
HIGHLANDS, Texas (AP) -- As Dwight Chandler sipped beer and swept out the thick muck caked inside his devastated home, he worried whether Harvey's floodwaters had also washed in pollution from the old acid pit just a couple blocks away....
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Unofficial end of summer brings no heat relief in US West

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 11:23am
The Western United States baked through the unofficial end of summer, as temperatures in some parts threatened to peak Saturday at levels not seen in decades and wilting heat challenged crews battling wildfires across the region....
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