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'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bed

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 4:55am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Tubes connecting to veins in her arms, Natalie Vanderstay clutches a pillow to her stomach, over the spot where a bullet entered her body. Blankets cover the leg that was ripped apart, doctors believe by shrapnel....
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AP-NORC Poll: Few approve of Trump's Puerto Rico response

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 3:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Americans are more likely to approve than disapprove of how President Donald Trump is handling hurricane relief in Florida and Texas, but it's a different story when it comes to Puerto Rico....
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Nobel Prize honors technique for seeing molecules' details

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 3:55am
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Three researchers based in the U.S., U.K. and Switzerland won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for developments in electron microscopy....
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US travel warning troubles Cuba's small-business operators

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 2:55am
HAVANA (AP) -- A U.S. State Department travel warning for Cuba following mysterious attacks that harmed nearly two dozen American diplomats has come like a bucket of cold water for the aspirations of thousands of private entrepreneurs on the island....
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Senators weigh bill to remove obstacles to self-driving cars

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 2:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A bill to clear away obstacles to a new era of self-driving cars is facing opposition from safety advocates who say it would give automakers free rein to put unsafe vehicles on the road....
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Trump to visit Las Vegas, meet with survivors

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 1:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will reckon with the aftermath of a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas as he meets Wednesday with survivors and law enforcement officials in a time of grief....
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Analysis: If attacks aim to divide US-Cuba, they're working

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 1:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When Americans started falling ill last year in Havana, the victims of eerie, invisible attacks, investigators seized on a key question: Who had the motive to drive the United States and Cuba apart?...
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'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bed

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 12:52am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Tubes connecting to veins in her arms, Natalie Vanderstay clutches a pillow to her stomach, over the spot where a bullet entered her body. Blankets cover the leg that was ripped apart, doctors believe by shrapnel....
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Fatal shooting casts long shadow over Israel-Jordan ties

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:52pm
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Zakariya al-Jawawdeh often visits the grave of his 16-year-old son Mohammed, watering plants and reciting a prayer. His trips to the cemetery, just a few steps from his home in Jordan's capital of Amman, also stoke frustration that his son's killer, an Israeli Embassy security guard, has not been held accountable....
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60 years after Sputnik, Russian space program faces troubles

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:52pm
MOSCOW (AP) -- Six decades after Sputnik, a refined version of the rocket that put the first artificial satellite in orbit remains the mainstay of Russia's space program - a stunning tribute to the country's technological prowess, but also a sign that it has failed to build upon its achievements....
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Judge, Gregorius, bullpen rally wild-card Yankees past Twins

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:52pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Minutes into the playoff debut for these young New York Yankees, they trailed Minnesota by three runs. Their starting pitcher lasted just one out. A sellout crowd was stunned....
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A look at baseball's greatest teams _ one for each franchise

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:52pm
The 2017 baseball season has in many ways been defined by the dominance of three teams....
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Las Vegas high-rise shooting scenario a security nightmare

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:49pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Las Vegas shooter's perch in a 32nd-floor hotel room overlooking 22,000 people jammed into a country music festival below is just the kind of nightmare scenario police dread in places where big crowds and high-rises mix....
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Plus-size for men: Sites offer trendy looks for bigger guys

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 10:49pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chris Cyr doesn't like much about the big and tall clothes he finds in stores: They're "not very adventurous," he says, and the fit can be too baggy. And then there's the array of odd prints: "A lot of Hawaiian shirts with sailboats and golf balls tend to pop in."...
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US travel warning troubles Cuba's small-business operators

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 9:47pm
HAVANA (AP) -- A U.S. State Department travel warning for Cuba following mysterious attacks that harmed nearly two dozen American diplomats has come like a bucket of cold water for the aspirations of thousands of private entrepreneurs on the island....
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Gregorius, Judge, bullpen rally wild-card Yanks past Twins

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 9:47pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Aaron Judge, Didi Gregorius and a brilliant bullpen rescued New York from a rugged start and lifted the Yankees to their first postseason win in five years....
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Families detail victims' lives: 'Nothing but good memories'

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 8:45pm
A son remembered a mother's laugh. Elementary school employees wore red, white and blue to honor a beloved receptionist. A wife recalled her husband's ultimate devotion: losing his life to protect hers by diving over her while bullets flew....
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Musicians and celebrities pay tribute to rocker Tom Petty

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 8:45pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Reaction to the death of rock superstar Tom Petty, who died Monday after suffering cardiac arrest at his Malibu home:...
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Iran deal's future may hinge on face-saving fix for Trump

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 7:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The future of the Iran nuclear deal may hinge on a face-saving fix for President Donald Trump so he doesn't have to recertify the Islamic republic's compliance every 90 days, according to U.S. officials....
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Twins, Yankees get wild during 45-minute first inning

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 7:44pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Talk about a wild start....
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