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Trump suggests he's smarter than Rex Tillerson

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says he has confidence in his secretary of state, even after suggesting he's smarter than Rex Tillerson. Trump said in an interview published Tuesday that if Tillerson did call him a moron, as reported, the two should "compare IQ tests."...
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Weinstein accused of raping 3 women in New Yorker story

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:42am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Three women accused Harvey Weinstein of raping them in a story published by The New Yorker Tuesday, significantly intensifying the scandal surrounding the disgraced movie mogul. A representative for the mogul vehemently denied the allegations in a statement to the magazine....
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Weinstein accused of raping 3 women in New Yorker story

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 9:41am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New Yorker reported Tuesday that Harvey Weinstein has previously raped three women, significantly intensifying the scandal surrounding the disgraced movie mogul. A representative for the mogul vehemently denied the allegations in a statement to the magazine....
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Bob Dole returns home after 3-week hospital stay

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 9:41am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Former Republican presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has returned home after being hospitalized for three weeks with low blood pressure....
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AP-NORC Poll: Most don't want young immigrants deported

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 8:41am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Just 1 in 5 Americans want to deport young immigrants brought to the United States as children and now here illegally, the focus of a politically fraught debate between the White House and Congress....
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AP-NORC Poll: Most don't want young immigrants deported

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 7:41am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Just 1 in 5 Americans want to deport young immigrants brought to the United States as children and now here illegally. Hundreds of thousands of those young people are at the center of a politically fraught debate between the White House and Congress....
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Few GOP senators talk publicly about Corker's Trump remarks

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 6:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Bob Corker is hardly the only Republican lawmaker raising dark concerns about harm President Donald Trump might cause the U.S. and the world. But he's one of the few willing to air those worries in public....
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Trump says US should change tax law to punish NFL

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 5:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is suggesting the U.S. change its tax laws to punish organizations like the NFL if members are "disrespecting" the national anthem or flag....
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Donna Karan sorry after comments praising Harvey Weinstein

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:35am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Fashion mogul Donna Karan is apologizing after praising Harvey Weinstein following his firing from his film company amid allegations of sexual harassment lasting decades....
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Amid cooperation, some Trump allies urge Russia probe fight

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 1:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even as President Donald Trump's advisers encourage him to accept the realities of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe, longtime friends and allies are pushing Trump to fight back, citing concerns that his lawyers are naive to the existential threat facing the president....
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Texas Tech police officer killed, suspect in custody

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:30am
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Authorities apprehended a 19-year-old student accused of fatally shooting a Texas Tech University police officer at the campus police station....
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Bellinger, Dodgers beat D-backs 3-1 to return to NLCS

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:30am
PHOENIX (AP) -- Led by a big Japanese right-hander and a rookie from just down the road, the Los Angeles Dodgers are headed back to the NL Championship Series....
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Bellinger, Dodgers beat D-backs 3-1 to return to NLCS

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:29pm
PHOENIX (AP) -- Led by a big Japanese right-hander and a rookie from just down the road, the Los Angeles Dodgers are headed back to the NL Championship Series....
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Smoke, wildfires damage California's famed wine country

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:25pm
NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Workers in Northern California's renowned wine country picked through charred debris and plotted what to do with pricey grapes after wildfires swept through lush vineyards, destroying at least two wineries and damaging many others....
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Brazil branches of US-based church target of numerous probes

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:25pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Every day before work, Liliane Souza says, she and three dozen fellow workers at a Brazilian picture-framing factory affiliated with the Word of Faith Fellowship church were obligated to pray....
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College enshrines healthy living in bricks and mortar

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:25pm
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) -- Pledges by college students to eschew drugs and alcohol are old hat. Now they're meditating, working out, practicing yoga, eating healthfully, and at least one school, the University of Vermont, it has become a bona fide lifestyle....
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Texas Tech police officer killed, suspect in custody

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 8:23pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Police apprehended a 19-year-old student accused of fatally shooting a Texas Tech University police officer at the campus police station Monday night....
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Severino, Judge help Yanks top Indians 7-3 to force Game 5

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 8:23pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Luis Severino bounced back from his playoff debacle, slumping Aaron Judge delivered a big hit and the New York Yankees took advantage of shoddy defense by Cleveland to beat the Indians 7-3 Monday night and push their AL Division Series to a decisive Game 5....
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Smoke, wildfires damage California's famed wine country

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 7:22pm
NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Workers in Northern California's renowned wine country picked through charred debris and plotted what to do with pricey grapes after wildfires swept through lush vineyards, destroying at least two wineries and damaging many others....
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Texas Tech police officer killed, campus on lockdown

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 7:22pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Texas Tech University in Lubbock was placed on lockdown after a campus police officer was shot and killed....
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