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The Latest: Facebook settles long-running data center suit

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:50pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal (all times local):...
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The Latest: Facebook users await word on privacy scandal

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 12:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal (all times local):...
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Analysis: Tax cuts, spending to raise deficit to $1T by 2019

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 12:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The combined effect of President Donald Trump's tax cuts and last month's budget-busting spending bill is sending the government's budget deficit toward the $1 trillion mark next year, according to a new analysis by the Congressional Budget Office....
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At the EEOC, harassment cases can languish for years

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 12:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The federal agency handling workplace harassment complaints has become a crowded waystation in an overwhelmed bureaucracy, with wait times often stretching years. And as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission takes on renewed significance in light of the growing #MeToo movement, lawyers worry the increased caseload will lead to even longer delays....
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Duckworth has baby; 1st US senator to give birth in office

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 12:40pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- Sen. Tammy Duckworth has given birth to a baby girl, making her the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office....
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The Latest: Democrat says Zuckerberg 'forthright' in meeting

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:25am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal (all times local):...
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Analysis: Tax cuts, spending to raise deficit to $1T by 2019

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The combined effects of President Trump's tax cuts and last month's budget-busting spending bill is sending the government's budget deficit toward the $1 trillion mark next year, according to a new analysis by the Congressional Budget Office....
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US and China both omit key products from tariff threats

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 10:10am
DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. and China are both threatening tariffs over billions of dollars' worth of products in their escalating conflict over trade....
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The Latest: Trump condemns 'heinous' gas attack in Syria

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 9:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. reaction to the apparent chemical attack in Syria (all times local):...
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Pope seeks 'saints next door' not doctrinaire perfectionists

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 9:10am
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis is calling for ordinary Catholics to live holy lives in whatever they do, stressing that the "saints next door" are more pleasing to God than religious elites who insist on perfect adherence to rules and doctrine....
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Psych! Colleges teach phishing lesson by targeting their own

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 9:10am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Thousands of university students and employees targeted by email phishing schemes this year have taken the bait. Fortunately, they were duped not by real scammers, but by their own schools - in simulations meant to make them more adept at spotting real threats....
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Report: Austrian Holocaust denier Gerd Honsik dead at 76

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 7:55am
BERLIN (AP) -- Gerd Honsik, an Austrian author who was considered a leading ideologue in Europe's neo-Nazi movement, has died at 76....
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Tina Fey: Online bullying makes her 'Mean Girls' relevant

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 7:55am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tina Fey had no idea "Mean Girls" would be timelier today than it was 14 years ago. And that makes her a little uneasy....
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Apple co-founder protests Facebook by shutting down account

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 6:55am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is shutting down his Facebook account as the social media giant struggles to cope with the worst privacy crisis in its history....
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Teachers acquire a new skill: how to stop the bleeding

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:14am
PLEASANT HILL, Iowa (AP) -- As she learned the basics of applying direct pressure, packing a wound with gauze and tying a tourniquet, sixth-grade math and social studies teacher Kari Stafford shook her head at the thought that this may now be an essential skill for her profession....
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Child advocates ask FTC to investigate YouTube

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:14am
Read carefully through the fine print of YouTube's terms of service and you might notice that you've affirmed you are old enough to watch it....
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Facebook to send Cambridge Analytica data-use notices Monday

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:14am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Get ready to find out if your Facebook data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal....
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Trump increasingly weary of staffers' stall tactics

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The speech was written. A cast of relatable Americans with emotional stories was standing by to reinforce the message. But President Donald Trump was in no mood to play along....
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Congress back from break with to-do list to keep Trump happy

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 1:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican majority in Congress was on a glide path to the midterms, having passed tax cuts into law and backed off budget battles with a year-end funding package. But President Trump was not impressed....
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Ironman 70.3 stops at Oceanside for competitive purse

Lariat Top Headlines - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 10:13pm
International athletes compete to qualify for World Championship Race Athletes of all ages competed in an Ironman 70.3 pro race in Oceanside on April 7, in a triathlon consisting of swimming, biking and running. The competition celebrated their 40th anniversary this year with a prize purse of $50,000. The pro tour has grown globally with […]
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