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'It was life or death,' says man who snatched gunman's AR-15

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:11am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The man who snatched an AR-15 rifle from a gunman at a busy Tennessee restaurant says his was a "selfish" act of self-preservation and he doesn't consider himself a hero. Never mind that he is being credited with saving several other lives....
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AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back teacher raises

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 9:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Americans overwhelmingly believe teachers don't make enough money, and half say they'd support paying higher taxes to give educators a raise....
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Summer Movie Preview: Hollywood roars back into action

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 9:10am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better time....
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Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 7:56am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has so far had little to say about Donald Trump's time as president, even as the nation has moved from one Trump controversy to another. That's about to change....
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AP-NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back teacher raises

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Americans overwhelmingly believe teachers don't make enough money, and half say they'd support paying higher taxes to give educators a raise....
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Iran police's assault on woman over headscarf stirs debate

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 6:55am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- A grainy video of female officers from Iran's morality police assaulting a young woman whose headscarf only loosely covered her hair has sparked a new public debate on the decades-long requirement for women in the Islamic Republic....
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New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 12:12am
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Elmore Bolling defied the odds against black men and built several successful businesses during the harsh era of Jim Crow segregation in the South. He had more money than a lot of whites, which his descendants believe was all it took to get him lynched in 1947....
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Waffle House suspect still being sought; residents on alert

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:10pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Police are warning residents of a Nashville neighborhood to watch out for a suspect in a Waffle House restaurant shooting that killed four people....
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Pompeo facing rare opposition from Senate panel

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:10pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which may not have enough votes to recommend him for confirmation because all Democrats, and at least one Republican, have said they will oppose him....
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Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:10pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has so far had little to say about Donald Trump's time as president, even as the nation has moved from one Trump controversy to another. That's about to change....
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Hundreds mourn New Mexico woman killed in Southwest flight

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:10pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Family and friends gathered Sunday to mourn an Albuquerque bank executive who died after the Southwest Airlines plane she was on blew an engine in midair....
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Cavaliers win 104-100 at Indiana to even series at 2

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:10pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- LeBron James has been the first-round king for 12 years....
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Man who snatched AR-15 from gunman: 'It was life or death'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 8:20pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The man who snatched an AR-15 rifle from a gunman at a busy Tennessee restaurant says his was a "selfish" act of self-preservation and he doesn't consider himself a hero. Never mind that he is being credited with saving several other lives....
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Latest: Vigil held for woman killed in Southwest flight

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 8:20pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The Latest on the memorial service for woman who died after an in-flight accident on a Southwest Airlines (all times local):...
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At war with Alibaba: Top brands fight China e-commerce giant

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 8:20pm
SHANGHAI (AP) -- Companies are complaining that Alibaba punished them after they refused to enter exclusive partnerships with the e-commerce giant....
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World watching for signs of N. Korea nuke deal at 2 summits

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 8:20pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday the world will have a single overriding interest: How will they address North Korea's decades-long pursuit of nuclear-armed missiles?...
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Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 8:20pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he's offensive....
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Man fought gunman: He 'was going to have to work to kill me'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 5:41pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The man who wrestled the gun away from the Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die, the gunman would "have to work to kill me."...
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Report: Au

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 5:41pm
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Sweden's public broadcaster says police in Oman have conducted two autopsies on the body of Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ Avicii, who died Friday at age 28....
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