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CVS expands into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 4:39pm
CVS will buy insurance giant Aetna in a roughly $69 billion deal that will help the drugstore chain reach deeper into customer health care and protect a key client, the companies announced late Sunday....
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CVS expands into insurance with $69 billion Aetna bid

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 3:39pm
CVS Health wants to do much more than fill your prescription or jab your arm with an annual flu shot....
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US charter schools put growing numbers in racial isolation

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 3:39pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Charter schools are among the nation's most segregated, an Associated Press analysis finds - an outcome at odds, critics say, with their goal of offering a better alternative to failing traditional public schools....
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The Latest: Titans, Jaguars both win to stay atop AFC South

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 2:39pm
The Latest on the 13th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern):...
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Skiing Santas ho-ho-hold court at ski resort's annual bash

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 2:39pm
NEWRY, Maine (AP) -- Santa Claus is known for shimmying down chimneys, but for one day a year, dozens of Santas try to avoid tumbling down a mountain....
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Utah's tenacious efforts to take back federal land stand out

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:36pm
DENVER (AP) -- In an American West that has a love-hate relationship with the federal government's ownership of a checkerboard of parks, monuments, forest and desert in states from Washington to New Mexico, Utah stands out....
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Alabama joins Clemson, Oklahoma and Georgia in playoff

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:36pm
Alabama is in, winning the great debate over Ohio State to reach the College Football Playoff yet again....
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Fight over Trump travel restrictions back to appeals courts

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 10:30am
SEATTLE (AP) -- For most of the time Syrian refugee Mohammad Al Zayed has been in the United States, judges have been wrestling with the Trump administration's efforts to impose travel restrictions that he says would keep him from seeing relatives who remain overseas....
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Kushner: Trump still undecided on Israel's capital

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 10:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has not yet decided whether to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital or whether to proceed immediately in moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city. That's according to his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, who says Trump is still weighing his options....
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Alabama joins Clemson, Oklahoma and Georgia in playoff

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 10:30am
Alabama is in....
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Colored pens and coin tosses used to settle tied elections

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 9:26am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- In Manteo, North Carolina, population about 1,400, the vote for one town commission post was so close that it took nearly three weeks, two recounts, a drawing of straws and a coin toss to settle the election....
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AP Top 25: 'Bama over Ohio State in last regular-season poll

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 9:26am
The Associated Press voters prefer Alabama over Ohio State....
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Some see echoes of '68 court case in wedding cake dispute

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 8:26am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The upcoming Supreme Court argument about a baker who refused to make a cake for a same-sex couple makes some civil rights lawyers think of South Carolina's Piggie Park barbecue....
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Amid the bloodshed, Baltimore group seeks to break the cycle

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 8:26am
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Akai Alston was 13 when he was shot for the first time. It was during a robbery in East Baltimore, in broad daylight....
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Roiled by claims, Alabama Senate race goes off the rails

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 8:26am
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Shouting matches and threats. A feud with a late-night television host. Standing ovations and standoffs with the media. Long stretches without campaigning....
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Sex cases put spotlight on sex addiction, but is it real?

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 8:26am
Is sex addiction a true addiction, a crime, or a made-up condition used by misbehaving VIPs to deflect blame or repair tarnished images?...
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The Latest: Trump attacks own FBI in series of tweets

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 6:26am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the removal of a veteran FBI agent from the special counsel's investigative team (all times local):...
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6.0 earthquake hits Ecuador coast; no injuries reported

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 6:26am
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck along the coast of Ecuador Sunday in the same area where a much stronger tremor left hundreds dead last year....
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Senate Democrats stand united against GOP tax bill

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 5:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rarely unified, Senate Democrats stood together in opposing the GOP revamp of the tax code despite the traditional popularity of tax cuts and warnings from President Donald Trump and Republicans about the political cost in next year's midterm elections....
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Trump says he never asked Comey to stop Flynn probe

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 4:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says on Twitter that he never asked former FBI director James Comey to stop investigating his ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn....
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