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Harvey recovery funds may prioritize wealthy, advocates say

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 10:40am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Advocacy groups say Texas is poised to unfairly distribute $5-plus billion in federal funding provided for housing repairs following Hurricane Harvey - prioritizing wealthy homeowners over poorer victims in ways that could constitute racial discrimination....
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The Latest: Investigator: Free DNA website helped crack case

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 8:25am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on a decades-old serial killing and rape case in California (all times local):...
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Key decisions loom as Trump, Merkel meet with little fanfare

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 8:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- This time, there are likely to be fewer hugs....
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Restaurants calm customers, say their romaine is safe

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 8:25am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Restaurants' advice to their customers? Romaine calm....
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AP Analysis: North Korean leader displays nuclear pride

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 6:24am
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- To the rest of the world focused on whether Kim Jong Un is really willing to negotiate away his nuclear weapons, North Korea has a message: He isn't embarking on talks with his rivals out of desperation. He's meeting them as the proud leader of a nuclear power....
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ABBA says it records 2 songs, first new material in 35 years

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 6:24am
LONDON (AP) -- Mamma Mia! The members of ABBA announced Friday that they have recorded new material for the first time in 35 years....
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After night of QBs in NFL draft, proving ground ahead

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 6:24am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Now that the Great QB Grab of 2018 is over, what's ahead for the five first-round quarterbacks selected might be more daunting than getting selected on opening night of the draft....
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Tom Brokaw denies sexual misconduct claim by ex-NBC reporter

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 4:58am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A woman who worked as a war correspondent for NBC News said Tom Brokaw groped her, twice tried to forcibly kiss her and made inappropriate overtures attempting to have an affair, according to two reports published Thursday....
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Use of DNA in serial killer probe sparks privacy concerns

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 4:58am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Investigators who used a genealogical website to find the ex-policeman they believe is a shadowy serial killer and rapist who terrified California decades ago call the technique ground-breaking....
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Police: Evacuation order lifted following refinery blast

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 4:58am
An evacuation order was lifted early Friday for a northwest Wisconsin city where a refinery plant explosion injured at least 11 people and sent billowing plumes of black smoke into the air....
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Live and unfiltered: Kim Jong Un captivates South Koreans

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 3:21am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Koreans watched Friday as history unfolded and Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader they normally only see in heavily edited footage, walked across the border and had his every word broadcast live and unfiltered on airwaves across the country....
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Korean summit starts with a handshake, after year of tension

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 1:46am
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- After a year of tensions, the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade began Friday with a handshake....
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Use of DNA in serial killer probe sparks privacy concerns

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 1:46am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Investigators who used a genealogical website to find the ex-policeman they believe is a shadowy serial killer and rapist who terrified California decades ago call the technique ground-breaking....
Categories: In the News

Live and unfiltered: Kim Jong Un captivates South Koreans

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 1:46am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Koreans watched Friday as history unfolded and Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader they normally only see in heavily edited footage, walked across the border and had his every word broadcast live and unfiltered on airwaves across the country....
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APNewsBreak: Trump lawyer gave loans to pot-linked cab mogul

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 9:50pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Donald Trump's personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and his father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is shifting into the legalized marijuana industry, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press....
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Tom Brokaw denies sexual misconduct claim by ex-NBC reporter

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 9:50pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A woman who worked as a war correspondent for NBC News said Tom Brokaw groped her, twice tried to forcibly kiss her and made inappropriate overtures attempting to have an affair, according to two reports published Thursday....
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It's Trump vs. Tester in Big Sky Country

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 9:50pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With a flat-top haircut, three missing fingers and an impressive girth, Sen. Jon Tester has somehow kept a low profile in Congress. That's until he caught the attention of Americans - and President Donald Trump - by airing startling allegations that toppled Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson....
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Korean summit starts with a handshake, after year of tension

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 7:53pm
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- After a year of tensions, the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade began Friday with a handshake....
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The Latest: Kim crosses border to meet South Korea's Moon

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 5:41pm
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- The latest on the summit between the leaders of North Korea and South Korea: (All times local):...
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