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Unhappy moderate House Republicans complicate 2018 for GOP

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 5:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Veteran Republicans are bailing on Congress in growing numbers, as GOP control of Washington fails to produce the unity or legislative successes party leaders wish for. With President Donald Trump willing, if not eager, to buck fellow Republicans and even directly attack them, a number of lawmakers no longer wish to be involved....
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Vance Joseph endures tense ending to win Broncos debut

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 5:24am
DENVER (AP) -- Vance Joseph watched his team go from cruising along to a nearly colossal collapse over a nightmarish fourth quarter....
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After Irma, Florida's mass exodus contemplates return trip

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 4:24am
ATLANTA (AP) -- Thanks to reconnaissance by a neighbor who stayed behind, Pam Szymanksi knows Hurricane Irma blew out the living room window of her southwest Florida home, but she isn't sure when she'll get to see the damage for herself....
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Oil will keep flowing, but UN sanctions hit Pyongyang hard

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 3:24am
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea will be feeling the pain of new United Nations sanctions targeting some of its biggest remaining foreign revenue streams. But the Security Council eased off the biggest target of all: the oil the North needs to stay alive, and to fuel its million-man military....
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With LA bid sealed, US cities look at possible Winter Games

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 3:24am
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- There's an outside shot the United States won't have to wait 11 years to host its next Olympics....
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Senate GOP looking for budget deal to open way to tax redo

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 2:17am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pushing toward the Republicans' prime goal of tax legislation, the GOP Senate leader and members of the Budget Committee are scrambling to come up with a budget deal to clear the way for the first tax overhaul in three decades....
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With LA bid sealed, US cities look at possible Winter Games

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 2:17am
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- There's an outside shot the United States won't have to wait 11 years to host its next Olympics....
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Oil will keep flowing, but UN sanctions hit Pyongyang hard

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:14am
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea will be feeling the pain of new United Nations sanctions targeting some of its biggest remaining foreign revenue streams. But the Security Council eased off the biggest target of all: the oil the North needs to stay alive, and to fuel its million-man military....
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Investigators to determine likely cause of fatal Tesla crash

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Investigators are meeting to determine the likely cause of a crash last year that killed a man using the semiautonomous driving systems of his Tesla Model S sedan. The case has raised questions about the ability of automakers to keep the attention of drivers engaged as new technology allows them to cede greater control to their vehicles....
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Appalachian poor, left out of health debate, seek free care

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:12pm
WISE, Va. (AP) -- They arrived at a fairground in a deep corner of Appalachia before daybreak, hundreds of people with throbbing teeth, failing eyes, wheezing lungs. They took a number, sat in the bleachers and waited in the summer heat for their name to be called so they could receive the medical help they can't get anywhere else....
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Broncos block late FG, top Chargers 24-21 in Joseph's debut

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:12pm
DENVER (AP) -- Shelby Harris got a hand on Younghoe Koo's 44-yard field goal attempt with a second left, and the Broncos began the Vance Joseph era with a 24-21 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday night....
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Mexico diplomat talks immigration in California trip

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:11pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- After a day huddling in California's capital on immigration, trade and climate, Mexico's top diplomat is hitting Los Angeles to close out a two-day visit to the immigrant-friendly state....
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Nissan decries incremental change, seeks dramatic jumps

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:11pm
YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) -- Aiming to get an edge on its rivals in an intensely competitive industry, Japanese automaker Nissan says it's attempting to foster a corporate culture that will produce manufacturing innovations in leaps and bounds instead of steady incremental improvement....
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Sao Paulo mayor tests presidential waters amid voter anger

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:11pm
SAO PAULO (AP) -- Just eight months into his job as Sao Paulo mayor, Joao Doria appears to be positioning himself as a presidential hopeful who can save Brazil from a seemingly bottomless pit of graft scandals, even while insisting he isn't running....
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'Proof' of Rohingya-set fires in Myanmar fails inspection

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 9:10pm
BANGKOK (AP) -- Pointing to the ashes of a destroyed village that was once home to dozens of Rohingya Muslim families, the abbot of a nearby Buddhist monastery insisted he knew who had set it ablaze. It was the Rohingya themselves, he said, and there was photographic evidence to prove it....
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Hey 19: Blazing Indians extend win streak to 19 straight

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 9:10pm
CLEVELAND (AP) -- One more day. One more game. One more win....
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Hey 19: Blazing Indians extend win streak to 19 straight

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 8:10pm
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Unrelenting and unbeatable at the moment, the Cleveland Indians refuse to lose....
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Republicans jumping ship amid dissatisfaction in Trump era

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 7:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Veteran Republicans are bailing on Congress in growing numbers, as GOP control of Washington fails to produce the unity or legislative successes party leaders wish for. With President Donald Trump willing, if not eager, to buck fellow Republicans and even directly attack them, a number of lawmakers no longer wish to be involved....
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Prosecutor: Man who killed Holly Bobo lived in 'dark world'

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 6:08pm
SAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) -- A man who lived in the "dark, dark world" of methamphetamine and morphine abducted a Tennessee nursing student from her rural home in 2011, then drugged, raped and shot her before discarding her body and bragging about it, a prosecutor said Monday....
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The Latest: UN Security Council adopts new NKorea sanctions

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 4:05pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The latest on the U.N. Security Council's attempt to rein in North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile programs (all times local):...
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