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Sunday's Emmys is about winners, politics, a cheeky Colbert

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:45pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 69th prime-time Emmy ceremony will be about winners and losers and more, including politics and a cheeky turn by host Stephen Colbert....
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The Latest: Vinatieri breaks FG record from 20-29 yards

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:45pm
The Latest on the second Sunday of the NFL regular season. (all times Eastern):...
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The Latest: French officials don't suspect terror in attack

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:44am
PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on the acid attack on U.S. tourists in the French city of Marseille (all times local):...
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AP Top 25: Defending champion Clemson makes move to No. 2

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:44am
Clemson moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, jumping Oklahoma and closing in on Alabama after beating a team ranked in the Top 15 for the second straight week....
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Children flee, fight amid Congo's growing Kasai violence

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 10:42am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- Congo's Kasai region is the latest deadly hotspot in the vast Central African country that has had violent rebellions for decades. Once again, children are among the most vulnerable victims....
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Governments turn tables by suing public records requesters

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 10:42am
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- An Oregon parent wanted details about school employees getting paid to stay home. A retired educator sought data about student performance in Louisiana. And college journalists in Kentucky requested documents about the investigations of employees accused of sexual misconduct....
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Police think 2 Louisiana slayings likely racially motivated

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 9:42am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Police believe the slayings of two black men in Baton Rouge were likely racially motivated and said Sunday they have a suspect - a 23-year-old white man - in custody....
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Irma evacuation nightmare: Next time some may not leave

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 9:42am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- After a painful flight across several states to escape unpredictable Hurricane Irma, Suzanne Pallot says it's unlikely she would evacuate South Florida again - an attitude echoed by other evacuees that experts say could put them in danger when the next storm hits....
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Police think 2 Louisiana slayings likely racially motivated

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:42am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Police believe the slayings of two black men in Baton Rouge were likely racially motivated and said Sunday they have a person of interest - a 23-year-old white man - in custody....
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Crash kills veteran reporter-pilot of Albuquerque TV station

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:42am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A longtime reporter at an Albuquerque TV station has died after the news helicopter he was piloting crashed in central New Mexico, authorities said Sunday....
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Trump advisers warn North Korea to give up weapons programs

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:42am
SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) -- Top advisers to President Donald Trump on Sunday warned North Korea to give up its missile and nuclear weapons programs and to quit making threats against the U.S. and its allies or face destruction....
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Irma's damage a reminder of Florida economy's vulnerability

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 8:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Florida's economy has long thrived on one import above all: People....
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Uproar in Turkey over removing evolution from biology class

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 6:41am
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Students in Turkey are returning to school Monday where they will be taught evolution for the last time in their biology classes. Next fall, evolution and Charles Darwin will be scrapped from their textbooks....
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Serbia's leader attends gay pride march for first time

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:40am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- Serbia's first ever openly gay prime minister joined several hundred gay activists Sunday at a pride event in Belgrade amid tight security in the conservative Balkan country....
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Abuse allegations, arrests mount at state mental hospital

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 4:39am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- At Connecticut's only maximum-security psychiatric hospital, staff members put a diaper on a patient's head, threw food at him, poured water over him, put salt in his coffee, kicked him and placed a mop on his head after cleaning a floor, according to a state report....
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Kenya dump dwellers make a living recycling hair extensions

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 3:39am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- In one of Africa's largest dumps, some residents are making a living by collecting and recycling hair from mountains of rubbish....
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Shadows of secrecy begin to spread across federal government

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:34am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There are cracks in the curtains President Donald Trump tried to draw around the government early in his presidency, but the slivers of light aren't making it easier to hold federal officials accountable for their actions....
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