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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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UAE denies claim of Yemen missile attack against its plant

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 4:25am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The United Arab Emirates on Sunday denied a claim by Yemen's Shiite rebels that a rebel missile had been fired toward the country's under-construction nuclear plant....
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'Super beans' raise hopes in hunger-prone parts of Africa

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 4:25am
NWOYA, Uganda (AP) -- Richard Opio dipped a dirt-stained hand into the pinkish beans, marveling at the dramatic changes they've made for his family. They used to harvest two sacks of normal beans; now they take in six....
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The Latest: UAE denies claim of Yemen missile attack

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 3:24am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The Latest on Yemen rebels claiming they launched a missile at an under-construction nuclear plant in the United Arab Emirates (all times local):...
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Police question Israeli leader's ally on corruption charges

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 3:24am
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli police on Sunday questioned a close ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges dating to his pre-parliament days as he was pushing for pro-Netanyahu legislation widely seen as stifling police investigations....
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AP PHOTOS: Prophet's birth brings color, music to Morocco

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 3:24am
SALE, Morocco (AP) -- A large parade with historic roots takes place in the Moroccan city of Sale each year to mark the birth of the Prophet Muhammad, an occasion Muslims around the world observe as Mawlid an-Nabi....
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US charter schools put growing numbers in racial isolation

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:21am
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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13 dead, 2 missing after boat capsizes in South Korea

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:21am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- At least 13 people were dead and two missing on Sunday after a South Korean fishing boat collided with a refueling vessel and capsized, the coast guard said....
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Playoff Takeaways: OK, committee, Alabama or Ohio State?

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 12:21am
There are plenty of reasons to leave Ohio State and Alabama out of the College Football Playoff....
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Met opera to probe misconduct charges against conductor

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 9:18pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York's Metropolitan Opera said Saturday it will open an investigation into allegations that its longtime conductor, James Levine, sexually abused a man three decades ago beginning when the man was a teenager....
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Remembering 1963 eruption, Bali's elderly wary of another

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 7:17pm
KLUNGKUNG, Indonesia (AP) -- Bali's glowering Mount Agung has seemingly quietened since hurling huge columns of ash from its crater a week ago, but some villagers on the Indonesian island who survived the catastrophic 1963 explosions believe a bigger eruption is coming....
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Girl's body found; mom's boyfriend charged with hiding death

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 5:14pm
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- The body of a missing 3-year-old North Carolina girl was found in a creek less than a day after her mother's boyfriend was charged with hiding her body after knowing she didn't die of natural causes, authorities said....
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ABC News suspends Brian Ross for 'serious' reporting error

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 4:13pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- ABC News apologized Saturday for a "serious error" and suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for four weeks without pay for the network's incorrect Michael Flynn report....
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High court betting case pits states against sports leagues

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 4:13pm
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) -- With its spacious bar and banks of TVs tuned to all-sports stations, the lounge at New Jersey's Monmouth Park Racetrack is a sports gamblers' paradise-in-waiting. All that's standing in its way: a 25-year-old federal law that bars betting on sports in most states....
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