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Birds gone wild: Resurgent turkeys spar with human neighbors

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 8:14am
BOSTON (AP) -- Not everyone is celebrating the return of the wild turkeys....
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GOP's Collins not running for governor, will stay in Senate

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 6:12am
ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) -- Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins announced Friday that she's staying out of the governor's race because she believes she can do more good for Maine by staying in Washington....
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Trump said to disparage but not bolt from Iranian nuke deal

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 5:11am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will say Friday the Iran nuclear deal is no longer in U.S. national security interests, but he won't withdraw from the landmark 2015 accord or immediately re-impose sanctions against Tehran, according to U.S. officials and outside advisers to the administration....
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In NY town, parents may do time if their child does crime

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 5:11am
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) -- First came the sucker-punch to their 13-year-old son from an older boy outside a dollar store....
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Trumps said to disparage but not bolt from Iranian nuke deal

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 4:11am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will say Friday the Iran nuclear deal is no longer in U.S. national security interests, but he won't withdraw from the 2015 international accord or immediately re-impose sanctions against Tehran, according to U.S. officials and outside advisers to the administration....
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US-Canadian family held 5 years by militants leaves Pakistan

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 4:11am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five years after they were seized by an extremist network in the mountains of Afghanistan, an American woman, her Canadian husband and their children - all three born in captivity - are free after a dramatic rescue orchestrated by the U.S. and Pakistani governments and have left Pakistan, officials said Thursday....
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Trump speech to vilify Iran over nuke deal, non-nuke issues

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 3:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will deliver a broad and harsh critique of Iran in a speech Friday declaring that the landmark Iran nuclear deal is not in America's national security interests, according to U.S. officials and outside advisers to the administration....
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Social Security benefits to get another small boost in 2018

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 10/13/2017 - 1:03am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees can expect another small increase in benefits next year....
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Thais mark 1 year since king's death with prayers, ceremony

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 11:01pm
BANGKOK (AP) -- Thais marked one year since the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej with solemn ceremonies and acts of personal devotion Friday before an elaborate five-day funeral later this month....
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Cubs come back on Scherzer, Nationals win 9-8 in NLDS Game 5

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 9:58pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Addison Russell drove in four runs, Wade Davis earned a seven-out save, and the Chicago Cubs reached their third NL Championship Series in a row by edging the Washington Nationals 9-8 in a thriller of a Game 5....
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The Latest: Democrats slam new Trump health policy

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 8:57pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's executive order on health care (all times local):...
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It's Boy Scouts vs. Girl Scouts as BSA moves to admit girls

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 7:57pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts pledge to be friendly and helpful. But their parent organizations may find that promise hard to keep as they head into a potentially bitter competition triggered by the Boy Scouts of America's dramatic move to admit girls throughout its ranks....
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Springsteen on Broadway creates new performance template

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 7:57pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- After checking off all the rock star superlatives in his 68 years, Bruce Springsteen has set out to create a wholly new performance template....
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Emergency alerts draw complaints in fast-moving wildfires

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 6:57pm
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) -- The story is repeated again and again: The dead of night, no warning, then panic after realizing the smoke and flames were approaching....
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Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico as House passes aid package

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 5:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump lashed out at hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico on Thursday, insisting in tweets that the federal government can't keep sending help "forever" and suggesting the U.S. territory was to blame for its financial struggles....
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Leaving home in a fire zone and fearing it's a final goodbye

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 4:55pm
BOYES HOT SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) -- Neighbors and strangers huddle along streets under siege by wildfires. We fix our worried stares on ridges encircling us, at billowing smoke and hope we don't see the glow of flames....
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Couple described as adventure-seekers are free from captors

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 4:55pm
STEWARTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Just over five years ago, soon after they wed, Caitlan Coleman and Joshua Boyle set off on a journey to areas of the world infrequently traveled by Westerners, an admittedly quixotic trek their parents say was in keeping with the couple's adventure-seeking spirit....
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Ryan blasts states that send billions to federal government

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 3:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The top House Republican on Thursday blasted high-tax states that deliver billions to the federal government as he faced a backlash from rank-and-file GOP lawmakers over a sweeping tax-cut proposal....
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Nats name LHP Gonzalez starter for Game 5 of NLDS vs. Cubs

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 2:54pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Left-hander Gio Gonzalez was picked to start Game 5 for the Washington Nationals on Thursday night in their NL Division Series against the Chicago Cubs....
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Ryan blasts states that send billions to federal government

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 1:53pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The top House Republican on Thursday blasted high-tax states that deliver billions to the federal government as he faced a backlash from rank-and-file GOP lawmakers over a sweeping tax-cut proposal....
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