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Delivery without drivers: Domino's, Ford team up for test

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 3:38am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- No ring of the doorbell, just a text. No tip for the driver? No problem in this test, where Domino's and Ford are teaming up to see if customers will warm to the idea of pizza delivered by driverless cars....
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Fall Preview: Clooney on 'Suburbicon,' fatherhood and Trump

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 3:38am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Most things have changed in George Clooney's life since he and wife Amal welcomed twins in July. But as he prepares to unveil his latest directorial effort, "Suburbicon," some rituals remain eerily familiar....
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Hajj pilgrimage entangled in web of Saudi politics

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 2:31am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- More than 1.7 million Muslims from around the world have arrived in Saudi Arabia for the start of the annual hajj pilgrimage this week. Once in Mecca - the site of Islam's holiest place of worship- they will be reminded that the ruling Al Saud family is the only custodian of this place....
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Most Harvey flood victims uninsured, face big bills alone

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 2:31am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Homeowners suffering flood damage from Harvey are more likely to be on the hook for losses than victims of prior storms - a potentially crushing blow to personal finances and neighborhoods along the Gulf Coast....
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Medicare to foot the bill for treadmill therapy for leg pain

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 2:31am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Three times a week, Rita Driscoll steps onto a treadmill at a Minnesota hospital under the eye of a rehab therapist. She walks until it hurts - pushing her limits, walking faster and adding steeper inclines....
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Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icon

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 1:30am
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down gun-wielding soldiers trying to crush the surging pro-democracy movement. For her activism and loyalty, Ma Thida suffered six years of mostly solitary imprisonment and nearly died of illnesses....
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Trump's Cabinet struggles with whether to defend their boss

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 1:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some seek their distance, delicately taking issue with President Donald Trump's most controversial remarks. Others decide it's safer to stand by him. Most would rather say nothing at all....
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Medicare to foot the bill for treadmill therapy for leg pain

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 1:30am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Three times a week, Rita Driscoll steps onto a treadmill at a Minnesota hospital under the eye of a rehab therapist. She walks until it hurts - pushing her limits, walking faster and adding steeper inclines....
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Only on AP: Rose talks fame, fatherhood, Cavs and redemption

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 12:28am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Derrick Rose has some secrets....
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US sanctions to pile misery on moribund Venezuelan economy

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:28pm
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A small army of red-shirted workers mop the linoleum floors as their supervisors, sitting under a giant portrait of Hugo Chavez, look on. By the meltdown standards of Venezuela's economy, the shelves around the workers at the state-run Bicentenario supermarket in eastern Caracas are brimming with staples like rice and pasta....
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Emotional Sharapova

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 10:26pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Maria Sharapova's first Grand Slam match after a 15-month doping suspension ended with a victory at the U.S. Open, she dropped to her knees and covered her face, tears welling in her eyes....
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Most Harvey flood victims uninsured, face big bills alone

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Homeowners suffering flood damage from Harvey are more likely to be on the hook for losses than victims of prior storms - a potentially crushing blow to personal finances and neighborhoods along the Gulf Coast....
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Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icon

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:25pm
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down gun-wielding soldiers trying to crush the surging pro-democracy movement. For her activism and loyalty, Ma Thida suffered six years of mostly solitary imprisonment and nearly died of illnesses....
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Shooting that killed 2, wounded 4 at library shakes city

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:25pm
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) -- A shooting inside a public library that killed two people and wounded four has deeply shaken an eastern New Mexico community....
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Trump eagerly confronts tricky politics of natural disasters

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- George W. Bush never recovered from his flyover of Hurricane Katrina's devastation. Barack Obama got a bipartisan boost late in his re-election campaign for his handling of Superstorm Sandy....
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Scientists say Harvey may be the soggy sign of future storms

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- By the time the rain stops, Harvey will have dumped about 1 million gallons of water for every man, woman and child in southeastern Texas - a soggy, record-breaking glimpse of the wet and wild future that global warming could bring, scientists say....
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New Mexico officials: 2 dead, 4 injured in library shooting

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:24pm
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) -- Two people were killed and four others were injured when gunfire erupted inside a public library on Monday, throwing an eastern New Mexico community into a panic as officers swarmed the building with their guns drawn....
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The Latest: Sharapova's dress also shines in US Open return

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:24pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on the U.S. Open, the last Grand Slam tournament of the year (all times local):...
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Trump eagerly confronts tricky politics of natural disasters

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- George W. Bush never recovered from his flyover of Hurricane Katrina's devastation. Barack Obama got a bipartisan boost late in his re-election campaign for his handling of Superstorm Sandy....
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