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Flanagan upsets Keitany, ends US drought at NYC Marathon

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 9:38am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977, potentially ending her decorated career with her first major marathon victory....
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Eagles seek to continue surge against slumping Broncos

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 9:38am
The Philadelphia Eagles seek their seventh straight victory and the Denver Broncos try to avoid their fourth straight loss in perhaps the most intriguing early game on the NFL's Sunday schedule....
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Slaying that haunted family for decades now linked to racism

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 7:37am
GRIFFIN, Ga. (AP) -- When 23-year-old Timothy Coggins was found dead and disfigured beside a Georgia highway in 1983, the young black man's family and neighbors whispered that his killing may be linked to racism....
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Booze on the ballot: Utah dry town mulls allowing alcohol

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 7:37am
BLANDING, Utah (AP) -- The rural Utah city of Blanding, one of the last "dry" communities in the Mormon-majority state, will ask voters Tuesday whether to allow beer and wine sales in town for the first time in more than 80 years....
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The Latest: Saudi AG says 'corruption' sweep will be fair

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:36am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- The Latest on Saudi Arabia, where dozens of princes and former ministers have been arrested as authorities announce an anti-corruption drive (all times local):...
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Slaying that haunted family for decades now linked to racism

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:36am
GRIFFIN, Ga. (AP) -- When 23-year-old Timothy Coggins was found dead and disfigured beside a Georgia highway in 1983, the young black man's family and neighbors whispered that his killing may be linked to racism....
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1 family has survived 5 generations of Houston storms: Mine

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 5:35am
HOUSTON (AP) -- I returned to the city of my birth a few weeks ago, to a place that had drowned after a monster storm brought more than a year's worth of rain and sent its bayous and reservoirs overflowing. Hurricane Harvey had long left Houston, but its legacy lived on - in the ashy floors of Aunt Christine's home and the mold of Cousin Esther's house and the buckets that still sat scattered across the living room at Mom and Dad's to catch leaks....
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With tensions high, Trump, Abe strengthen bond on the links

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 3:32am
TOKYO (AP) -- With a round of golf, a custom cap and a hamburger of American beef, President Donald Trump's first trip to Asia began with a taste of home....
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Son of Japan abductee to N. Korea hopes Trump raises issue

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 2:29am
TOKYO (AP) -- Koichiro Iizuka only knows her as Yaeko-san, a pretty woman smiling in an old photo and in stories told by his relatives. A 16-month-old baby, he was at a childcare center in downtown Tokyo with his 3-year-old sister, waiting to be picked up by their mother. She never returned....
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As crisis looms, Trump, Abe strengthen bond on the links

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 1:27am
KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) -- With a round of golf, a custom cap and a hamburger of American beef, President Donald Trump's first trip to Asia began with a taste of home....
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Billionaire prince among dozens arrested in Saudi sweep

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:27am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi Arabia has arrested dozens of princes and former government ministers, including a well-known billionaire with extensive holdings in Western companies, as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, further cementing King Salman and his crown prince son's control of the kingdom....
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Brazile stirs Democratic strife; party chief seeks unity

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The former head of the Democratic National Committee says she considered initiating efforts to replace Hillary Clinton as the party's presidential nominee with then-Vice President Joe Biden. Donna Brazile makes the revelation in a memoir being released Tuesday that has renewed deep divisions within the Democratic Party....
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Grim cost predicted in effort to destroy North Korea's nukes

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea's nuclear weapons program is through a ground invasion. That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea....
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The Latest: Saudi billionaire among dozens arrested

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 11:26pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- The Latest on Saudi Arabia, where dozens of princes and former ministers have been arrested as authorities announce an anti-corruption drive (all times local):...
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Senior Saudi royal ousted, princes reportedly arrested

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 9:26pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi Arabia's King Salman removed a prominent prince who headed the National Guard, replaced the economy minister and announced the creation of a new anti-corruption committee....
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Grim cost predicted in effort to destroy North Korea's nukes

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 9:26pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea's nuclear weapons program is through a ground invasion. That blunt assessment from the Pentagon is in response to a letter from two Democratic congressmen asking about casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea....
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Saudi Arabia intercepts missile targeting main airport

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 8:26pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi Arabia said its forces intercepted a ballistic missile fired Saturday by rebels in from Yemen toward one of the kingdom's major international airports on the outskirts of the capital, Riyadh....
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Son of Japan abductee to N. Korea hopes Trump raises issue

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 6:23pm
TOKYO (AP) -- Koichiro Iizuka only knows her as Yaeko-san, a pretty woman smiling in an old photo and in stories told by his relatives. A 16-month-old baby, he was at a childcare center in downtown Tokyo with his 3-year-old sister, waiting to be picked up by their mother. She never returned....
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Police: Sen. Paul suffers minor injury in assault at home

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:20pm
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- A man has been arrested and charged with assaulting and injuring U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, authorities said Saturday....
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Trump's Asia trip presents a crucial international test

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/04/2017 - 3:18pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- On his most grueling and consequential trip abroad, President Donald Trump stands ready to exhort Asian allies and rivals on the need to counter the dangers posed by North Korea's nuclear threat....
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