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Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behavior

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:50am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Garrison Keillor, the former host of "A Prairie Home Companion," said Wednesday he has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of improper behavior....
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Tampa police: Finding gun was key in arrest in 4 slayings

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:50am
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A recent college graduate who was charged in four slayings that terrorized a Tampa neighborhood over the past 51 days used the same gun in all of the shootings and targeted people near bus stops with "no apparent motive," a police chief said Wednesday....
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Ice baths and M&Ms: Secrets of the Rockettes revealed

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:50am
NEW YORK (AP) -- One of the biggest draws in New York this time of year is the "Christmas Spectacular" featuring the iconic Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. Everyone knows about their high kicks but do you know how many calories each burns? What do they snack on? What's the best place to be in their famous kick line? Two veterans - Bailey Callahan of Melbourne, Florida, and Alissa LaVergne of Houston - reveal all the backstage secrets....
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Speculation rising about royal title for Meghan Markle

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:50am
LONDON (AP) -- With a royal wedding in the works, speculation is rising about the title that will be bestowed on Meghan Markle when she marries Prince Harry in the spring....
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Garrison Keillor says fired over alleged improper behavior

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:50am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Garrison Keillor, the former host of "A Prairie Home Companion," said Wednesday he has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of improper behavior....
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Trump's Muslim retweets draw fire from US and abroad

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump retweeted inflammatory videos from a fringe British political group Wednesday that purported to show violence being committed by Muslims, drawing quick condemnation from civil rights groups as well as a spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May....
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Ice baths and M&Ms: Secrets of the Rockettes revealed

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:50am
NEW YORK (AP) -- One of the biggest draws in New York this time of year is the "Christmas Spectacular" featuring the iconic Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. Everyone knows about their high kicks but do you know how many calories each burns? What do they snack on? What's the best place to be in their famous kick line? Two veterans - Bailey Callahan of Melbourne, Florida, and Alissa LaVergne of Houston - reveal all the backstage secrets....
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Trump promises more sanctions against NKorea

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 8:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump threatened new sanctions on North Korea Wednesday after its most powerful missile test yet and urged China's leader "to use all available levers" to convince its wayward ally to "return to the path of denuclearization."...
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NBC News fires Matt Lauer over inappropriate sexual behavior

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 7:49am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News fired longtime "Today" show host Matt Lauer on Wednesday for "inappropriate sexual behavior," making him the second morning television show personality to lose his job because of sexual misconduct charges in a week....
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US economy expanded at brisk 3.3 pct. pace in third quarter

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 7:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Led by a rise in business investment, the U.S. economy grew at an annual pace of 3.3 percent from July through September, its fastest rate in three years....
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The Latest: Police chief says same gun used in 4 slayings

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 7:49am
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on fatal shootings in a Tampa neighborhood (all times local):...
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AP Explains: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 6:49am
LONDON (AP) -- One of them is worth over $10,000 and some experts say it could rise further. Bitcoin, the world's most popular virtual currency, allows people to buy goods and services and exchange money without involving banks, credit card issuers or other third parties....
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NBC News fires Matt Lauer over inappropriate sexual behavior

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 5:46am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News fired longtime "Today" show host Matt Lauer on Wednesday for "inappropriate sexual behavior," making him the second morning television show personality to lose his job because of sexual misconduct charges in a week....
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Eli Manning benched by Giants, ends starting streak

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 5:46am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The Eli Manning era with the New York Giants may be coming to an end....
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NBC News fires Matt Lauer over inappropriate sexual behavior

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 4:46am
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC News says longtime "Today" show host Matt Lauer has been fired for "inappropriate sexual behavior."...
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Trump retweets videos critical of Muslims

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 4:46am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is retweeting a series of anti-Muslim videos posted by a far-right British politician....
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Analysis: N. Korea may declare 'victory,' turn to economy

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:45am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- In the dead of night, North Korea test-launches its most powerful missile yet. Six minutes later, rival South Korea unleashes a barrage meant to show it will hit back - hard - if war ever comes....
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UN war crimes convict claims to have taken poison in court

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:45am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- The final hearing at a United Nations war crimes tribunal was dramatically halted Wednesday when a former Bosnian Croat military chief claimed to have taken poison....
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What's new, and what's ahead, after North Korea's ICBM test

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 2:45am
TOKYO (AP) -- Experts may debate trajectories, payload weights and re-entry shields, but North Korea's claim that the entire United States is within range of its rapidly improving missiles just got a lot more credible....
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Facing tax vote in Senate, Trump seizes on cultural fights

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 1:44am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump sized up his coming week on Sunday and tweeted that it was a "big week for Tax Cuts and many other things of great importance to our Country."...
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