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Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 7:05am
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Ara Parseghian, who took over a foundering Notre Dame football program and restored it to glory with two national championships in 11 seasons, has died. He was 94....
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AP: Juvenile life ruling affects some with parole option

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 6:05am
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A U.S. Supreme Court decision triggering new sentences for inmates serving mandatory life without parole for crimes committed as juveniles has had a far greater effect: The ruling is prompting lawyers to apply its fundamental logic - that it's cruel and unusual to lock teens up for life - to a larger population, those whose sentences include a parole provision but who stand little chance of getting out....
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Vazquez's 3-run HR in 9th lifts Red Sox over Indians 12-10

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 6:05am
BOSTON (AP) -- With the game on the line, Christian Vazquez launched a long drive that even Austin Jackson couldn't reach....
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Trump's fundraising prowess keeps Republican Party close

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 5:05am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican senators are bucking President Donald Trump's calls to revive the health care debate. And Trump just ousted his only top White House aide with deep links to the Republican Party....
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Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania's coastal waters

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 5:05am
SARANDA, Albania (AP) -- Descending beneath the waves, the cloudy first few meters quickly give way to clear waters and an astonishing sight - dozens, perhaps hundreds, of tightly packed ancient vases lie on the seabed, testament to some long-forgotten trader's unfortunate voyage more than 1,600 years ago....
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AP: Juvenile life ruling affects some with parole option

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 4:04am
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A U.S. Supreme Court decision triggering new sentences for inmates serving mandatory life without parole for crimes committed as juveniles has had a far greater effect: The ruling is prompting lawyers to apply its fundamental logic - that it's cruel and unusual to lock teens up for life - to a larger population, those whose sentences include a parole provision but who stand little chance of getting out....
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Amazon, in sign of growth, holds job fair for US warehouses

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 4:04am
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Amazon is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses....
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Trump reportedly described White House as a 'real dump'

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 3:04am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has told members of his New Jersey golf club that he spends so much time away from Washington because the White House is a "real dump."...
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Amazon, in sign of growth, holds job fair for US warehouses

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 1:04am
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Amazon is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses....
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Trump's fundraising prowess keeps Republican Party close

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 1:04am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican senators are bucking President Donald Trump's calls to revive the health care debate. And Trump just ousted his only top White House aide with deep links to the Republican Party....
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Older people dying on job at higher rate than all workers

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 1:04am
Older people are dying on the job at a higher rate than workers overall, even as the rate of workplace fatalities decreases, according to an Associated Press analysis of federal statistics....
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US plans trade probe over China's demands for tech transfers

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/02/2017 - 12:04am
BEIJING (AP) -- President Donald Trump's administration is considering using rarely invoked U.S. trade laws to fend off China's demands that foreign companies share their technology in return for access to the country's vast market, a person familiar with U.S. discussions said Wednesday....
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Departing AP reporter looks back at Venezuela's slide

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:01pm
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- The first thing the muscled-up men did was take my cellphone. They had stopped me on the street as I left an interview in the hometown of the late President Hugo Chavez and wrangled me into a black SUV....
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AP: Juvenile life ruling affects some with parole option

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:01pm
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A U.S. Supreme Court decision triggering new sentences for inmates serving mandatory life without parole for crimes committed as juveniles has had a far greater effect: The ruling is prompting lawyers to apply its fundamental logic - that it's cruel and unusual to lock teens up for life - to a larger population, those whose sentences include a parole provision but who stand little chance of getting out....
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Durkan takes early lead in primary to replace Seattle mayor

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:01pm
SEATTLE (AP) -- Seattle voters cast ballots Tuesday to start choosing a new mayor for the booming liberal city that is adding thousands of highly paid workers drawn by tech giants such as Amazon but also confronting fears the poor and middle class are being driven away by skyrocketing housing costs and a tax system favoring the wealthy....
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'Cousin Ness': Brad Nessler slips into Lundquist's CBS seat

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 9:00pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- In many ways, the only thing changing for Brad Nessler is the blazer he will be wearing in the booth....
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Islamic school seeks to steer sons of militants to new path

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 8:00pm
SEI MENCIRIM, Indonesia (AP) -- The slim boys in Muslim caps and robes at the Al Hidayah Islamic boarding school are grinning bolts of energy who love football, need a little coaxing to do their math and Quran lessons assiduously and aspire to become policemen or respected preachers....
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Lawsuit: Fox coordinated with White House on false story

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 8:00pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A lawsuit filed Tuesday lays out an explosive tale of Trump allies, the White House and Fox News Channel conspiring to push a false story about Democratic leaks and an unsolved killing in order to distract attention from the Russia investigation that has been swirling around the president....
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Senate confirms Christopher Wray, Trump's choice for FBI

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 4:53pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly confirmed Christopher Wray to lead the FBI, replacing James Comey, who was abruptly fired by President Donald Trump amid the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's presidential election....
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