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Eagles, Foles persevere in soaring to Super Bowl title

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:16am
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) -- The path Nick Foles has taken, with all the trials and tribulations, successes and setbacks, led to his hoisting the Lombardi Trophy....
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GPS-based system could have prevented deadly train crash

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 9:15am
CAYCE, S.C. (AP) -- Federal investigators spent a second day Monday at the site of a deadly train crash in South Carolina, where an Amtrak train was mistakenly sent off a main track and down a side spur - and into a parked freight train. The ensuing crash early Sunday killed two people and injured more than 100 passengers....
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Paul Simon announces his upcoming tour will be his last

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 8:14am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Only a few days after Elton John announced he will retire from touring in three years, another venerable music figure is throwing in the touring towel - Paul Simon....
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Cape Town pushes possible tap closure on "Day Zero" to May

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 7:14am
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- Cape Town has pushed back "Day Zero" - the date when it might have to turn off most taps because of a long drought - by nearly a month to May 11....
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Foles outduels Brady to give Eagles their first Super Bowl

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 6:11am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Nick Foles did his best Tom Brady impersonation, leading a late-game comeback to cap a season that began as a backup and ended as Super Bowl MVP....
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N. Korean official unlikely to oversee Olympic breakthrough

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 3:11am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea's head of state is coming to archrival South Korea, but it's the wrong one - at least if the goal is peace on the volatile Korean Peninsula....
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AP Exclusive: Despite denial, Pope got abuse victim's letter

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 1:11am
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis received a victim's letter in 2015 that graphically detailed sexual abuse at the hands of a priest and a cover-up by Chilean church authorities, contradicting the pope's recent insistence that no victims had come forward, the letter's author and members of Francis' own sex- abuse commission have told The Associated Press....
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Samsung heir freed after appeal wins suspended jail term

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 1:11am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong was freed Monday after a South Korean appeals court gave him a 2 ½-year suspended jail sentence for corruption in connection with a scandal that topped the country's president....
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Cities and states take the lead on banning bump stocks

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:10am
In the immediate aftermath of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, there was a fevered pitch to ban bump stocks, the device that allowed the shooter's semi-automatic rifles to mimic the rapid fire of machine guns....
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Foles outduels Brady to give Eagles their first Super Bowl

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 11:10pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Nick Foles did his best Tom Brady impersonation, leading a late-game comeback to cap a season that began as a backup and ended as Super Bowl MVP....
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Philadelphians take to the streets to celebrate Super Bowl

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 11:10pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The rain and hail that pelted Philadelphia for much of the day dissipated just as people across the city spilled out of sports bars, apartments and houses....
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Ram truck ad using MLK speech draws backlash

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 11:10pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Ram truck ad that used a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr., is drawing a backlash....
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US starts Iraq drawdown after defeat of Islamic State group

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 11:10pm
AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq (AP) -- Western contractors at a U.S.-led coalition base in Iraq say American troops have started to drawdown from the country following the defeat of the Islamic State group....
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Not just boy and girl; more teens identify as transgender

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 11:10pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- Far more U.S. teens than previously thought are transgender or identify themselves using other nontraditional gender terms, with many rejecting the idea that girl and boy are the only options, new research suggests....
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Foles, Eagles outshoot Patriots for 1st Super Bowl, 41-33

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 10:09pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- As their delirious fans sang their theme song and their owner lifted the Lombardi Trophy, the Philadelphia Eagles finally could breathe freely....
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AP PHOTOS: Eagles beat Patriots in a thrilling Super Bowl

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 10:09pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles won an epic shootout over the Patriots to win the franchise's first Super Bowl....
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New report details misuse of antipsychotics in nursing homes

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 10:09pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. nursing homes have significantly reduced the use of powerful antipsychotic drugs among their elderly residents, responding to pressure from many directions. Yet advocacy groups insist that overmedication remains a major problem, and want the pressure to intensify....
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US investigators say deadly Amtrak train crash preventable

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 9:07pm
CAYCE, S.C. (AP) -- Federal investigators are trying to figure out why a switch was in the wrong position, sending an Amtrak train into a freight train and killing a conductor and an engineer in South Carolina....
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Amtrak crash: Screams, cries, awakening to a 'nightmare'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 9:07pm
CAYCE, S.C. (AP) -- Passengers aboard the Amtrak train that slammed into a freight train before dawn Sunday described being jolted from slumber as seats ripped away, awakening to screams and crying....
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Foles, Eagles outshoot Patriots for 1st Super Bowl, 41-33

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 8:07pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles' flight from last to first ended up with a Lombardi Trophy....
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