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Global school security measures vary, but no arming teachers

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 6:43am
The United States is in the midst of a national debate over school security after the mass shooting at a Florida school....
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New headaches for Trump's Mideast hopes as Netanyahu visits

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 5:43am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Under the best of circumstances, a Mideast peace deal is the Holy Grail of diplomacy, a goal that has eluded American presidents for generations....
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Campaign rally for Putin's re-election fills Moscow stadium

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 5:43am
MOSCOW (AP) -- Tens of thousands of Russian President Vladimir Putin's supporters have gathered for a campaign rally at Moscow's sprawling main sports complex....
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On guns, companies are getting out ahead of the politicians

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 2:42am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In 1960, black students staged sit-ins that forced Woolworth's to desegregate its lunch counters, and other stores and restaurants followed suit. In 1986, General Motors, Coca-Cola and dozens of other U.S. corporations pulled out of apartheid-era South Africa after years of pressure from activists, college students and investors....
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Next up at the Kennedy Center? A new focus on hip-hop

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 2:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was late October 2017 and a packed house of VIPs had gathered at Washington's Kennedy Center to watch David Letterman receive the Mark Twain award for a career in comedy. A stream of comedians took the stage to sing Letterman's praises, and several couldn't resist taking good-natured shots at the crowd....
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Oklahoma freshman Trae Young revels in role of hometown hero

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 2:42am
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Trae Young heard the familiar shouts as he tried to focus during his pregame warmup routine....
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The Latest: Storm-felled trees kill 5, including 2 children

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 1:42am
BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on a major late-winter storm pounding the East Coast (all times local):...
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Republicans ignore Trump's policy whims _ but not on trade

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 03/03/2018 - 1:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans in Congress have learned to ignore President Donald Trump's policy whims, knowing whatever he says one day on guns, immigration or other complicated issues could very well change by the next....
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The Latest: Police: University shooting suspect in custody

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 11:41pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting at Central Michigan University (all times local):...
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Global school security measures vary, but no arming teachers

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:41pm
The United States is in the midst of a national debate over school security after the mass shooting at a Florida school....
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Republicans ignore Trump's policy whims _ but not on trade

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:41pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans in Congress have learned to ignore President Donald Trump's policy whims, knowing whatever he says one day on guns, immigration or other complicated issues could very well change by the next....
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Roy Moore pleads for money, saying resources 'depleted'

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 7:41pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Former U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore is pleading for money to pay for his legal bills as he fights a lawsuit against a woman who says he molested her when she was 14....
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$275K going to family of each person slain in Vegas shooting

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 6:40pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A $31.5 million victims' fund that started as a GoFundMe effort announced plans Friday to pay $275,000 to the families of each of the 58 people killed in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history....
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Marion Barry statue to pay tribute to a flawed DC icon

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 6:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For many Americans, Marion Barry was something of a punchline. The late Washington mayor was largely known around the country for having been caught on video smoking crack cocaine in a 1990 FBI sting....
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French stars say 'Time's Up,' seek equality at film awards

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 6:40pm
PARIS (AP) -- The French film world may be having its #MeToo moment....
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Olympic star Raisman files suit against USOC, USA Gymnastics

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 5:40pm
Aly Raisman spent months urging the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics to get serious about taking a long hard look into how Larry Nassar's abusive conduct was allowed to run unchecked for so long....
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APNewsBreak: Questions surround Trump's 1st wall contract

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 4:40pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A tiny Nebraska startup awarded the first border wall construction project under President Donald Trump is the offshoot of a construction firm that was sued repeatedly for failing to pay subcontractors and accused in a 2016 government audit of shady billing practices....
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Nor'easter grounds flights, halts trains along East Coast

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 3:40pm
BOSTON (AP) -- A nor'easter pounded the Atlantic coast with hurricane-force winds and sideways rain and snow Friday, flooding streets, grounding flights, stopping trains and leaving 1.6 million customers without power from North Carolina to Maine. At least five people were killed by falling trees or branches....
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On guns, companies are getting out ahead of the politicians

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/02/2018 - 3:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- In 1960, black students staged sit-ins that forced Woolworth's to desegregate its lunch counters, and other stores and restaurants followed suit. In 1986, General Motors, Coca-Cola and dozens of other U.S. corporations pulled out of apartheid-era South Africa after years of pressure from activists, college students and investors....
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