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Scherzer, Kluber win Cy Young Awards by wide margins

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 7:27pm
Max Scherzer heard his name and thrust his arms in the air, shouting and smiling big before turning to kiss his wife....
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What did they say? Roy Moore camp finally speaks

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 6:25pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- With barely an hour's notice, the Roy Moore campaign announced it would hold a news conference Wednesday afternoon....
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Christ painting by Leonardo da Vinci sells for record $450M

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 5:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday, obliterating previous records for artworks sold at auction or privately....
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1st GOP senator opposes tax bill in early sign of problems

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Wisconsin's Ron Johnson on Wednesday became the first Republican senator to say he opposes his party's tax bill, signaling potential problems for GOP leaders. Passage of a similar package seemed certain Thursday in the House, where a handful of dissidents conceded they expected to be steamrolled by a GOP frantic to claim its first major legislative victory of the year....
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Cowboys' Elliott drops appeal, will serve rest of 6-game ban

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:25pm
FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is ending his legal fight with five games remaining on a six-game suspension over alleged domestic violence....
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Scherzer, Kluber win Cy Young Awards by wide margins

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:25pm
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has coasted to his third Cy Young Award and second straight in the National League....
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US opposes Nazi speech, but will vote no at UN to banning it

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 3:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States government wants you to know: It really, truly doesn't like Nazis....
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Las Vegas shooting lawsuits stack up with 14 more filed

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 3:25pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- Legal action following the mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert is picking up with lawsuits filed Wednesday on behalf of 14 concertgoers, including some who were shot or injured trying to escape and one woman who is so traumatized that she has since mistaken the sound of rain for gunshots....
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Official: US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmar

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 2:25pm
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that the U.S. is deeply concerned by "credible reports" of atrocities committed by Myanmar's security forces and called for an independent investigation into a humanitarian crisis in which hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh....
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Dangerous Hawaii psychiatric patient arrested in California

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:24pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- A man acquitted of a 1979 murder by reason of insanity who escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital over the weekend was arrested in California on Wednesday....
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When a 'bloodless correction' smells like a coup

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- No one likes to own up to a coup. It's usually nasty business and it can bring frowns and punishment from abroad (even when nations might be rooting for the coup leaders)....
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The king is coming to the big screens

Lariat Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:02pm
On Oct. 16, Marvel Entertainment released the second trailer and official movie poster for “Black Panther” which will hit the theaters on Feb. 16, 2018. “Black Panther” is played by Chadwick Boseman, teamed with Lupita Nyong’o playing Nakia and Michael B. Jordan playing Killmonger, the villain. T’Challa, played by Boseman, returns home to Wakanda to […]
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'Obamacare' mandate repeal would remake market for consumers

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Millions are expected to forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling that they won't get sick and boosting premiums for others in a sharp break with the idea that everyone should contribute toward health care....
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Pre-Med society hosts USC’s Keck School of Medicine

Lariat Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:49am
The Saddleback College Pre-Med Society hosted guest speaker Michael Richards on Monday night to lecture students and answer questions on what is necessary to get into the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. Richards discussed the candidate competencies, the types of personal statements, and other things the admissions office looks for […]
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Lawyer: Freedom sweet for man wrongfully convicted in 1974

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:24am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Nearly 50 years after he was arrested in the kidnapping and rape of a nurse, a Louisiana man walked out of prison on Wednesday, his life sentence and conviction overturned by a judge who said the case against him was "weak at best."...
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New money: Mnuchin and Carranza now on the dollar bill

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza are now on the money, literally....
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Hundreds line up for Texas church shooting family funeral

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:24am
DALLAS (AP) -- Hundreds of mourners lined up to enter a funeral service Wednesday for eight members of a family who were among the more than two dozen killed in a shooting at a small Texas church....
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Dangerous Hawaii psychiatric patient flew to California

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 10:21am
HONOLULU (AP) -- A man acquitted of a 1979 murder by reason of insanity escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital over the weekend, took a taxi to a chartered plane in Honolulu bound for the island of Maui and then boarded another plane to San Jose, California, police said....
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Mnuchin and Carranza now on $1 bills

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 10:21am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza are now on the money, literally....
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Close new Earth-size world, where year lasts under 10 days

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 10:21am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Astronomers have discovered a close new world about the size of Earth, where a year lasts just under 10 days....
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