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Sony pulls festival premiere of 'All the Money,' with Spacey

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:22pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sony Pictures has pulled the film "All the Money in the World" from its AFI Fest premiere following the sexual misconduct allegations made against co-star Kevin Spacey....
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Lions win 30-17 as QB Matthew Stafford dissects Packers

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 9:15pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Matthew Stafford put on a quarterback clinic for the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field....
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Report: Apple revamped overseas ops to find new tax havens

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 8:14pm
Apple revamped its overseas subsidiaries to take advantage of tax loopholes on the European island of Jersey after a crackdown on Ireland's loose rules began in 2013, according to The New York Times and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists ....
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Relative: Pregnant woman, 3 children, in-laws slain in Texas

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 7:07pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) -- As usual, John Holcombe posted his Sunday school lesson online a day ahead. It was about an Old Testament miracle....
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Texas killer was able to buy guns because of Air Force lapse

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 7:07pm
The gunman who slaughtered 26 people at a Texas church was able to buy weapons because the Air Force failed to report his domestic violence conviction to the federal database that is used to conduct background checks on would-be gun purchasers, authorities said Monday....
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Relative: Pregnant woman, 3 children, in-laws slain in Texas

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 6:07pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) -- As usual, John Holcombe posted his Sunday school lesson online a day ahead. It was about an Old Testament miracle....
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Texas killer was able to buy guns because of Air Force lapse

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 4:02pm
The gunman who slaughtered 26 people at a Texas church was able to buy weapons because the Air Force failed to report his domestic violence conviction to the federal database that is used to conduct background checks on would-be gun purchasers, authorities said Monday....
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Relative: Pregnant woman, 3 children, in-laws slain in Texas

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 4:02pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) -- John Holcombe regularly posted upcoming Sunday school lessons on his Facebook page for fellow members of the First Baptist Church in the tiny South Texas community of Sutherland Springs. The expectant father said the latest lesson would continue the class' focus on Exodus....
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Are all Russia ties now sinister, or are some just business?

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 4:02pm
MOSCOW (AP) -- A shipping company partly owned by President Donald Trump's commerce secretary is one of the few in the world that can transport liquefied petroleum gas in cold and icy conditions. Russia is known for its brutal winters as well as its giant, state-controlled oil and gas producers....
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How was the Texas gunman able to buy a firearm?

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 2:59pm
ATLANTA (AP) -- A two-decade-old federal law is supposed to prevent people with a history of domestic violence from buying or owning a firearm. So why didn't Devin Kelley's conviction prevent him purchasing weapons before he killed 26 parishioners at a Texas church?...
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Why debt from GOP tax cuts might impose a painful price

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 2:59pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When House Republicans proposed their tax-cut plan last week, critics noted that it came with a towering price: It would swell the nation's debt by $1.5 trillion at a time when the economy is already faring well on its own and a vast generation of retiring baby boomers threatens to strain the Social Security and Medicare programs....
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2 men in a truck chase down Texas church shooter: 'Let's go'

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 1:59pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) -- Johnnie Langendorff said Monday he was driving to Sutherland Springs to pick up his girlfriend when a barefooted man who'd been exchanging gunfire with the suspect in a deadly Texas church shooting jumped into his pickup truck and exclaimed, "We need to go get him!"...
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Dudley retirement reflects broad turnover of Fed leadership

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 1:59pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A revamping of the Federal Reserve's leadership is widening with the announcement Monday that William Dudley, president of the New York Fed and the No. 2 official on the Fed's key interest rate panel, will retire next year....
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Must-do bills in a divided Congress could lead to shutdown

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:59pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An early December government shutdown is a real possibility....
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Why debt from GOP tax cuts might impose a painful price

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:59pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When House Republicans proposed their tax-cut plan last week, critics noted that it came with a towering price: It would swell the nation's debt by $1.5 trillion at a time when the economy is already faring well on its own and a vast generation of retiring baby boomers threatens to strain the Social Security and Medicare programs....
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Prince's teal blue Cloud guitar auctioned for $700K

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 11:58am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A California auction house says a guitar that Prince used in the late 1980s and into the 1990s has been sold for $700,000. That's the highest amount paid for one of the late rock star's guitars....
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2 men in truck chase down Texas church shooter: 'Let's go'

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:57am
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) -- Johnnie Langendorff says he was driving to Sutherland Springs to pick up his girlfriend when a barefooted man who'd been exchanging gunfire with the suspect in a deadly Texas church shooting jumped in his truck....
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CMA Awards predictions: Who will win, and who won't

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:57am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The 2017 Country Music Association Awards take place Wednesday, and we at The Associated Press are placing bets on who will have a great night, and who won't....
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On the streets, the eyes of the homeless reveal many stories

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 9:56am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It's easy to walk past the homeless, to disregard the guy lying on the street or ignore the woman standing at an intersection holding a handwritten sign with a plea for help....
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Fiji calls for urgency in talks to implement climate accord

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/06/2017 - 9:56am
BONN, Germany (AP) -- Fiji's prime minister called for a sense of urgency in the fight against global warming Monday, telling negotiators "we must not fail our people," as he opened two weeks of talks on implementing the Paris accord on combating climate change, which is already affecting his Pacific island nation....
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