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The Latest: Dueling acting directors at consumer agency

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 10:23am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's acting director position (all times local):...
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The Latest: Franken won't discuss 2020 re-election bid

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 9:21am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and accusations he groped women (all times local):...
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Meredith buying Time Inc. for about $1.8 billion

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 8:17am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Magazine and broadcasting company Meredith is buying magazine publisher Time for about $1.8 billion to bulk up on readers as the publishing industry navigates the difficult transition to digital from print....
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Many victims still silent on sexual misconduct despite furor

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 8:17am
A spate of recent public revelations, including the spontaneous #metoo discussions on social media, is emboldening many victims of sexual harassment to speak up, but many still remain silent....
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US sports leagues are hedging their bets on legal gambling

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 8:17am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In court, all four major U.S. sports leagues are fighting New Jersey's challenge to the federal ban on sports gambling, which the Supreme Court will hear next month....
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The Latest: Markle engagement ring has 2 of Diana's diamonds

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 7:17am
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on the engagement of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (all times local):...
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Meredith buying Time Inc. for about $1.8 billion

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 7:17am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of Meredith and Time are climbing Monday morning after news that Meredith, a magazine and broadcasting company, will buy the New York publisher....
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Stores hoping people keep shopping offer Cyber Monday deals

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 7:17am
NEW YORK (AP) -- After offering online deals for days, retailers are rolling out even more promotions for Cyber Monday, hoping to keep people buying stuff on their smartphones or computers....
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Prince Harry, actress Meghan Markle to wed next year

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 6:16am
LONDON (AP) -- Prince Harry, fifth in line to the British throne, will marry American actress Meghan Markle in the spring, palace officials announced Monday, confirming months of speculation....
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Dictionary.com chooses 'complicit' as its word of the year

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 6:16am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Russian election influence, the ever-widening sexual harassment scandal, mass shootings and the opioid epidemic helped elevate the word "complicit" as Dictionary.com's word of the year for 2017....
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Sen. Franken back to work amid sexual misconduct allegations

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 5:16am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Minnesota Sen. Al Franken said he doesn't remember whether he touched women inappropriately while having his picture taken with them at campaign events....
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Replacing lymph nodes to ease painful legacy of cancer care

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 5:16am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breast cancer treatment left Susan Wolfe-Tank with an arm too painfully swollen to lift anything heavy or even fit into her usual clothing - a debilitating condition that gets little attention and has no cure....
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Sen. Al Franken back at work, 'ashamed' amid groping claims

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 4:15am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Sen. Al Franken said he feels "embarrassed and ashamed" amid allegations that he groped several women, but said he looks forward to returning to work on Monday and gradually regaining voters' trust....
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Replacing lymph nodes to ease painful legacy of cancer care

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breast cancer treatment left Susan Wolfe-Tank with an arm too painfully swollen to lift anything heavy or even fit into her usual clothing - a debilitating condition that gets little attention and has no cure....
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Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle to wed next year

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's royal palace says Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle are engaged and will marry in the spring of 2018....
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Stores hoping people keep shopping offer Cyber Monday deals

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
NEW YORK (AP) -- After offering online deals for days, retailers are rolling out even more promotions for Cyber Monday, hoping to keep people buying stuff on their smartphones or computers....
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Conyers gives up Judiciary post amid sex harassment probe

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even while fiercely denying allegations of sexual harassment, Michigan Rep. John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, acknowledging a congressional probe into his possible misconduct had become an unwelcome distraction....
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Men cleared of terrorism ties in high-profile border case

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
PHOENIX (AP) -- The arrests of six Middle Eastern men caught entering the United States illegally from Mexico two years ago set off alarm in border states and in some right-wing blogs and other media outlets....
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Conyers gives up Judiciary post amid sex harassment probe

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michigan congressman John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee. His decision comes ahead of a congressional probe into allegations of sexual harassment made against him....
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Justices ponder need for warrant for cellphone tower data

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Like almost everyone else in America, thieves tend to carry their cellphones with them to work....
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