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Red Sox beat Astros 10-3, avoid elimination in ALDS Game 3

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 4:09pm
BOSTON (AP) -- David Price pitched four scoreless innings of relief after another Boston starter faltered, and 20-year-old Rafael Devers connected for a key homer as the Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 10-3 on Sunday to stave off elimination in Game 3 of the AL Division Series....
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Wife at funeral: 'I knew every day that he would protect me'

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 2:07pm
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) -- Jack Beaton felt equally comfortable gripping a pair of barbecue tongs surrounded by friends or swinging his roofer's hammer on a hot day at work. He died a hero shielding his wife from a gunman in the nation's deadliest mass shooting in modern history....
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CBS clarifies after saying Kaepernick would stand for anthem

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 1:07pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A CBS reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national anthem if he played in the NFL again, saying he didn't actually discuss the issue with the player when they spoke....
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Indigenous Peoples Day? Italians say stick with Columbus

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 12:06pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Is it time to say arrivederci to Christopher Columbus?...
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Bystander rape-prevention programs face questions

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 11:04am
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Training programs around the country are trying to teach bystanders to stop sexual assault, and now is when they have to be especially alert. Campus sexual assault reports are so common at the beginning of the fall semester, college administrators call this time of year the "red zone."...
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Kaepernick tells CBS he'll stand during national anthem

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 11:04am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has told CBS that he would stand during the national anthem if given a chance to play football in the NFL again....
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Friends mourn loss of 'life of the party' in Vegas massacre

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 11:04am
PLACENTIA, Calif. (AP) -- In the days since the shooting, it's been hard to sleep. They laugh watching cellphone videos of their fun-loving friend singing along to Bon Jovi. Moments later, they break down crying, clutching one another's hands....
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The Latest: Corker hits back after Trump's critical tweets

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 10:02am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump and Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn. (all times local):...
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Friends mourn loss of 'life of the party' in massacre

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 9:02am
PLACENTIA, Calif. (AP) -- Seven members of a group of California friends so close they call one another "framily" went to last weekend's country music festival in Las Vegas....
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Rupp 1st American to win men's Chicago Marathon since 2002

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 9:02am
CHICAGO (AP) -- An American has won the men's Chicago Marathon for the first time since 2002....
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Indigenous Peoples Day? Italians say stick with Columbus

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 8:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Is it time to say "arrivederci" to Christopher Columbus?...
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Corker's free agent status should make Trump, GOP nervous

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 7:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Bob Corker is always one to speak his mind, and the Tennessee Republican's new free agent status should make President Donald Trump and the party even more nervous....
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South Africa revives groundbreaking apartheid-era musical

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 5:58am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The rise and fall of flamboyant, ferocious Ezekiel Dlamini, a black South African boxer known as "King Kong" who was jailed for murder, inspired a 1959 musical whose black cast performed for multi-racial audiences, testing the apartheid system of that era. Now the musical that helped to propel the careers of singer Miriam Makeba and trumpeter Hugh Masekela is back on the stage in South Africa....
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It's not independence, but Syria's Kurds entrench self-rule

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 3:57am
BEIRUT (AP) -- Adnan Hassan, a Syrian Kurd, finally has hope for himself and his people....
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Nate makes 2nd landfall outside Biloxi, Mississippi

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 11:47pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Hurricane Nate came ashore along Mississippi's coast outside Biloxi early Sunday, the first hurricane to make landfall in the state since Hurricane Katrina in 2005....
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Jason Aldean pays tribute to Vegas victims, Petty on 'SNL'

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 11:47pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Country star Jason Aldean took the stage on "Saturday Night Live," paying tribute to the victims of the Las Vegas massacre and the late rock superstar Tom Petty....
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Diverse United States divided on symbols of patriotism

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 11:47pm
FREEDMEN'S TOWN, Texas (AP) -- When Afghanistan War veteran Joseph Smith saw NFL players take a knee or raise a fist during the playing of the national anthem last month, he wasn't offended - he was proud. Where some saw it as disrespectful, he saw it as patriotic....
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Jason Aldean pays tribute to Vegas victims, Petty on 'SNL'

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 10:43pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Saturday Night Live" has paid tribute to victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting and the late rock superstar Tom Petty by opening its show with country star Jason Aldean singing one of Petty's songs....
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Puig powers Dodgers to 8-5 win over D-backs, 2-0 series lead

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 10:43pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Yasiel Puig had three hits and drove in two runs, Austin Barnes added a key two-run double and the Los Angeles Dodgers used another relentless offensive performance to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 on Saturday night for a 2-0 lead in their NL Division Series....
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Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 8:39pm
Facebook and Google once aimed to connect the world. Now they would be happy just to reconnect part of it....
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