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Trump has kept many promises during his first year in office

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:06pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump often brags that he's done more in his first year in office than any other president. That's a spectacular stretch....
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Pope seeks to turn tide of Chilean church bruised by scandal

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 9:05pm
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Pope Francis' visit to Chile was always going to be fraught, but it has taken on an unprecedented degree of opposition with the firebombings of Catholic churches ahead of his arrival and protests by Chileans fed up with priest sex abuse and cover-up....
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Stunner: Keenum-Diggs TD on last play; Vikes win 29-24

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 6:54pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- There wasn't much left for Case Keenum to do but to fling the ball deep and hope for a miracle....
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Thai junta boss eyes staying on with little stopping him

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 5:54pm
BANGKOK (AP) -- When Prayuth Chan-Ocha seized control of Thailand in a military coup, he vigorously denounced politicians as responsible for the country's ills and positioned himself and his fellow generals as the cure....
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Stunner: Keenum-Diggs TD on last play; Vikes win 29-24

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 5:54pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Case Keenum completed a last-ditch heave near the sideline Sunday on the game's final play, and Stefon Diggs slithered away for a 61-yard touchdown to give Minnesota a 29-24 victory over New Orleans and send the Vikings to the NFC championship game, with one more win needed to become a first-time Super Bowl host....
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Sheriff: Casino shuttle boat ablaze, all 50 passengers safe

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 4:52pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A shuttle boat ferrying patrons to a casino ship off the Florida Gulf Coast caught fire near shore Sunday afternoon, and dozens of passengers and crew safely made it to land with some jumping overboard to escape, authorities said....
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AP reporter recounts moments after Hawaii missile alert

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 2:51pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- It was a beautiful Hawaii morning: nice breeze, blue skies, birds chirping. Then terror struck....
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Jaguars stun Steelers 45-42 to earn trip to AFC title game

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 1:50pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars, yes those Jacksonville Jaguars, are heading to the AFC championship game....
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Joy, angst over pope visit to Chile's restive Mapuche region

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 8:40am
TEMUCO, Chile (AP) -- When Pope Francis visits the de facto capital of Chile's Mapuche people, he will be inserting himself into one of Latin America's longest-running conflicts involving indigenous populations and one that periodically erupts in violence....
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Tunisia, shaken by protests, marks 7 years since revolution

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 7:40am
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Tunisian authorities announced plans to boost aid to the needy in a bid to placate protesters whose demonstrations over price hikes degenerated into days of unrest across the North African nation, which is marking seven years on Sunday since its long-time autocratic ruler was driven into exile....
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France vs. fake news: An unwinnable battle?

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 6:36am
PARIS (AP) -- Can a democratic country outlaw fake news?...
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Trust and truth under Trump: Americans are in a quandary

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 5:35am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- When truck driver Chris Gromek wants to know what's really going on in Washington, he scans the internet and satellite radio. He no longer flips TV channels because networks such as Fox News and MSNBC deliver conflicting accounts tainted by politics, he says....
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7.3-magnitude quake strikes off Peru; no injuries reported

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 3:29am
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- A powerful earthquake struck off Peru's coast early Sunday, prompting a tsunami alert for parts of the country and neighboring Chile that was eventually called off....
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Iran official: 'No hope' sailors alive on burning oil tanker

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 3:29am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- A burning Iranian tanker listing for days off the coast of China after a collision with another vessel sank Sunday, with an Iranian official saying there was "no hope" of survival for the 29 missing sailors onboard....
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Patriots beat Titans 35-14 to head back to AFC title game

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 3:29am
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- First, the Patriots tuned out a week full of off-field drama. Then, they silenced the Titans to earn yet another trip to the AFC championship game....
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The Latest: Tsunami threat issued for Peru, Chile

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 2:29am
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- The Latest on Peru earthquake (all times local):...
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Southern states join to promote civil rights tourism

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 9:16pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Southern states that once fought to maintain racial segregation are now banding together to promote civil rights tourism at sites including the building where the Confederacy was born and the motel where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. died....
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Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 6:11pm
NORTH BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- Chelsea Manning intends to run for the U.S. Senate in Maryland, returning the transgender former soldier to the spotlight after her conviction for leaking classified documents and her early release from military prison....
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