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Now at Whole Foods: Cheaper milk, 'farm fresh' Amazon Echo

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:20am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A half-gallon of milk was 50 cents cheaper at a Whole Foods in New York. Ground beef was down by $2 a pound. And an organic avocado cost a buck less....
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Harvey's heavy rains ratchet up flooding fears in Louisiana

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 10:19am
MOSS BLUFF, La. (AP) -- Bands of heavy rain from Harvey lashed southwest Louisiana on Monday, ratcheting up fears of destructive flooding in some storm-weary communities....
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Trump rolling back limits on military gear for police

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:18am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will revive a program that provides local police departments with surplus military equipment such as high-caliber weapons and grenade launchers, despite past concerns that armored vehicles and other gear were inflaming confrontations with protesters....
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Now at Whole Foods: Cheaper milk, "farm fresh" Amazon Echo

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:18am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A half-gallon of milk was 50 cents cheaper at a Whole Foods in New York. Ground beef was down by $2 a pound. And an organic avocado cost a buck less....
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Filmmaker hopes to show 'what really happened' in Ferguson

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 9:18am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sabaah Folayan went to Ferguson, Missouri, three summers ago as a pre-med student hoping to find a way to ease the anger engulfing police and residents. She left a filmmaker....
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AP Photos: Flamboyant Indian guru sentenced to prison

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 8:17am
A popular and flamboyant Indian spiritual guru, who calls himself Dr. Saint Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim Insan, was sentenced by a judge on Monday to 20 years in prison on charges of raping two female followers....
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The Latest: AG: Trump ends limits on military gear for cops

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:17am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the Trump administration's plan to lift restrictions on surplus military gear to police departments (all times local):...
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Thai police say Interpol has issued notice for Red Bull heir

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 7:17am
BANGKOK (AP) -- Interpol has issued an international request for the arrest of the billionaire heir to the Red Bull energy drink fortune, stepping up of the hunt for the fugitive Thai playboy wanted in a 2012 hit-and-run incident that left a traffic policeman dead in Bangkok....
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Houston convention center gives refuge to Harvey's survivors

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:16am
HOUSTON (AP) -- Patricia Cain entered the George R. Brown Convention Center barefoot and carrying two oxygen tanks. The first was empty. The second was given to her by the Houston Fire Department after the U.S. Coast Guard rescued her from her flooded home....
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India, China to pull back troops from border confrontation

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 5:15am
NEW DELHI (AP) -- India and China have agreed to pull back their troops from a face-off in the high Himalayas where China, India and Bhutan meet, signaling a thaw in the monthslong standoff, India's government said Monday....
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German prosecutors believe nurse killed at least 86 patients

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 4:13am
BERLIN (AP) -- A male nurse who was convicted of killing patients in Germany with overdoses of heart medication is now believed to have killed at least 86 people - and the true scale of the killings could be even larger, investigators said Monday....
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India, China to pull back troops from border confrontation

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 4:13am
NEW DELHI (AP) -- India and China have agreed to pull back their troops from a face-off in the high Himalayas where China, India and Bhutan meet, signaling a thaw in the monthslong standoff, India's government said Monday....
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Sale of Interior secretary's motor home raises $25K question

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 2:11am
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's dormant congressional campaign committee recently sold a 2004 motor home at a steep discount to an old friend in the Montana Legislature....
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Houston convention center gives refuge to Harvey's survivors

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 1:11am
HOUSTON (AP) -- Patricia Cain entered the George R. Brown Convention Center barefoot and carrying two oxygen tanks. The first was empty. The second was given to her by the Houston Fire Department after the U.S. Coast Guard rescued her from her flooded home....
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VMA artists, speakers call for equality, suicide prevention

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 1:11am
The MTV Video Music Awards are known for creating viral moments meant to shock or amaze. But this year's show was a much more grown-up affair that was full of important speeches, exciting performances and pop culture events....
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Security high before Indian court sentences guru for rapes

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 12:10am
NEW DELHI (AP) -- A curfew was in place Monday in a north Indian town where a spiritual guru who was convicted of rape last week was scheduled to be sentenced later in the day....
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Jailed South Korean leader draws small but growing protests

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 12:10am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A small but growing army of often elderly men and women regularly swing South Korean banners and scream outrage at the jailing of a woman they consider their spiritual mother: disgraced former President Park Geun-hye....
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Harvey dilemma: Stay as water rises or risk flooded roads?

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 11:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As floodwaters from Harvey keep rising, some Houston-area residents must decide between two dangerous choices: staying in homes with water coming in or venturing out on potentially deadly flooded roads....
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