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'Fixer Upper' star debuts cookbook, talks post-show plans

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 10:09am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Even though "Fixer Upper" has come to an end, Joanna Gaines is still going strong....
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Macron tells Congress of 'special' US-French bond

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- French President Emmanuel Macron drew on the shared history and "special bond" of U.S.-French relations as he opened a joint meeting of Congress....
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Germans don skullcaps to protest anti-Semitism

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:55am
BERLIN (AP) -- Germans of various faiths donned Jewish skullcaps and took to the streets Wednesday in several cities to protest an anti-Semitic attack in Berlin and express fears about growing hatred of Jews in the country....
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Dallas mayor: 1 officer has died after Home Depot shooting

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:55am
DALLAS (AP) -- A Dallas police officer died Wednesday after a shooting that wounded another officer and an employee at a home improvement store, the city's mayor said....
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College basketball panels: Ban cheats, let players go pro

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:55am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Commission on College Basketball sharply directed the NCAA to take control of the sport, calling for sweeping reforms to separate pro and college tracks, permit players to return to school after going undrafted by the NBA and ban cheating coaches for life....
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Police: Man killed deputy, stole his car and robbed store

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 8:55am
NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine (AP) -- A Maine man killed a sheriff's deputy, stole his cruiser and robbed a convenience store early Wednesday, triggering an intensive manhunt in a heavily wooded rural town in Maine, officials said....
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Get a grip: Company trying to revolutionize baseball bats

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 7:55am
RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- Players have been altering bats for decades in a bid to improve their grip - adding pine-tar or some specialized grip tape, maybe shaving the handle slightly to make it thinner....
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In northern Myanmar, forgotten Kachin conflict intensifies

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 6:55am
LAIZA, Myanmar (AP) -- On the front lines, the army is pounding rebels with airstrikes and artillery. In the displacement camps, terrified civilians are building bomb shelters of sandbags and stones. And everywhere in this troubled swath of Myanmar's north, there is a growing sense the conflict will only get worse....
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APNewsBreak: Hoops panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 6:55am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Commission on College Basketball sharply directed the NCAA to take control of the sport, calling for sweeping reforms to separate pro and college tracks, permit players to return to school after going undrafted by the NBA and ban cheating coaches for life....
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APNewsBreak: Hoops panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 5:14am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Commission on College Basketball sharply directed the NCAA to take control of the sport, calling for sweeping reforms to separate pro and college tracks, permit players to return to school after going undrafted by the NBA and ban cheating coaches for life....
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Kim, Moon seek to control optics at their historic summit

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 2:13am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Kim Jong Un will be in unchartered territory when the third-generation autocrat crosses over to the southern half of the Demilitarized Zone separating the rival Koreas on Friday, possibly on foot, and greets South Korean President Moon Jae-in....
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AP Exclusive: '93 Amtrak crash survivor relives each new one

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:40pm
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) -- In the dark of night, three travelers advanced inexorably toward tragedy....
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GOP unsettled by narrow win in US House race in Arizona

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:40pm
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- It took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state's current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S. House seat they would have never considered endangered in any other year....
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Embiid, Simmons led 76ers from Process to postseason success

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:40pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Kevin Hart laughed as he tried to floss dance with a kid as they were both egged on by rapper Meek Mill. Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie awkwardly waved his arms around the way any 60-something-year-old man would attempting to look hip next to star entertainers....
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Another judge rules against Trump on 'Dreamers' program

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal judge ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation, calling the Department of Homeland Security's rationale against the program "arbitrary and capricious."...
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Supreme Court's last argument is over Trump travel ban

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last. The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday over President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries....
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Senators grow frustrated with lax Trump vetting on nominees

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As President Donald Trump's pick to lead Veterans Affairs skids to a halt, senators from both parties are voicing frustration that the White House is skipping crucial vetting of nominees and leaving lawmakers to clean up the mess....
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Republican wins US House race in Arizona GOP stronghold

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Republican Debbie Lesko won the special election in Arizona's 8th Congressional District on Tuesday, keeping the U.S. House seat in GOP control but by a much narrower margin than expected....
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Waffle House suspect: Erratic behavior years before shooting

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Travis Reinking's erratic behavior began years before police say he showed up without pants at a Waffle House restaurant and killed four people with an assault-style rifle....
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In northern Myanmar, forgotten Kachin conflict intensifies

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25pm
LAIZA, Myanmar (AP) -- On the front lines, the army is pounding rebels with airstrikes and artillery. In the displacement camps, terrified civilians are building bomb shelters of sandbags and stones. And everywhere in this troubled swath of Myanmar's north, there is a growing sense the conflict will only get worse....
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