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Canadian police seek recalled Vatican envoy for child porn

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 1:10pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Canadian police have issued an arrest warrant for the Vatican diplomat who was recalled from the United States in a child pornography investigation, accusing him of accessing porn over Christmas last year from a church....
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One man's Playboy: Encounters with Hefner through the years

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 1:10pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It is time to confess something I did as a teenage mail handler in the late 1960s, when Playboy reigned supreme, its rabbit-head logo stamped on a voluptuary empire of publishing, television, restaurants and bunnies....
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Yosemite's El Capitan scarred after 2 days of rock falls

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 1:10pm
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Two thundering rock falls in as many days at Yosemite National Park's landmark El Capitan left experienced climbers stunned as huge plumes of dust enveloped the valley below....
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Education Secretary DeVos uses private plane for work travel

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 7:15am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events....
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Fergie says she and Josh Duhamel still 'great friends'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 6:14am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fergie says even though she and husband Josh Duhamel are splitting up, they're still "great friends" who love one another and their young son....
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Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:10am
Massive, makeshift refugee camps are sprawling over farms and open land in southern Bangladesh as more than 420,000 Rohingya Muslims flee violent attacks in their predominantly Buddhist homeland of Myanmar....
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THE NEXT ONE? 13-year-old hoops phenom invites AP on journey

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:10am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare....
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Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 2:05am
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake....
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NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 1:04am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea's foreign minister has described as "the sound of a dog barking" President Donald Trump's threat to destroy his country....
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UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:04am
BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old girl found refuge in a camp protected by U.N. peacekeepers....
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Bet on Trump or challenge Israel? Palestinians mull strategy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:04am
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- After more than two decades of failures, Palestinians are increasingly questioning their leaders' strategy of reaching statehood through negotiations with Israel....
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THE NEXT ONE? 13-year-old hoops phenom invites AP on journey

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:04am
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare....
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UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:01pm
BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- The Congolese orphan girl haunts the U.N.'s top human rights official, even though more than a decade has passed since he heard her story....
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Business ties complicate Muslim states' response to Rohingya

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:01pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- When Rohingya Muslims fled persecution and slaughter in Myanmar in past decades, tens of thousands found refuge in Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest sites. This time around, Muslim leaders from the Persian Gulf to Pakistan have offered little more than condemnation and urgently needed humanitarian aid....
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10 Things to Know for Thursday

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 9:01pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:...
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SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 7:59pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Securities and Exchange Commission says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016....
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Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 7:59pm
Jake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died. He was 95....
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Mexican family mourns 11 dead after church falls at baptism

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:58pm
ATZALA, Mexico (AP) -- A child's baptism turned into tragedy when the roof of a church collapsed as a powerful earthquake shook central Mexico. Eleven members of a family died, including the 2-month-old girl being christened....
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Manafort offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaign

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:58pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the campaign to a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Putin....
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Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul at Yankee Stadium

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:58pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A young girl at Yankee Stadium was injured by a 105 mph foul ball off the bat of Todd Frazier during Wednesday's game against Minnesota, leading some players to call for protective netting to be extended....
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