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Actress Maia Campbell rejects LL Cool J's offer of help

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 4:42am
ATLANTA (AP) -- Former actress Maia Campbell has rejected an offer of help from her one-time sitcom co-star LL Cool J....
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Missile Wars: Where North Korea stands after ICBM launch

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 2:36am
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is on the cusp of having something his father and grandfather could only dream of - the ability to unleash a nuclear attack on the United States....
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The Latest: Hospital says Liu Xiaobo has respiratory failure

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 2:36am
BEIJING (AP) -- The Latest on the medical condition of China's imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Liu Xiaobo (all times local):...
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Trump's FBI pick to face questions about independence

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:31am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's pick to lead the FBI faces a confirmation hearing Wednesday that will undoubtedly focus on the political tumult surrounding his nomination....
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Tiny Qatar is living large despite monthlong Arab siege

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:31am
DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- It's been more than a month since four Arab nations cut land, sea and air routes to Qatar, but in the gas-rich Gulf nation's glimmering malls and luxury hotels there is little sign of hardship....
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As Russia scandal touches his son, Trump privately rages

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:29pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House....
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Tiny Qatar is living large despite monthlong Arab siege

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:29pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- It's been more than a month since four Arab nations cut land, sea and air routes to Qatar, but in the gas-rich Gulf nation's glimmering malls and luxury hotels there is little sign of hardship....
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Detained Iranian researcher sent back to home country

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:29pm
BOSTON (AP) -- An Iranian cancer researcher who was detained at Boston's Logan International Airport has been sent back to his home country....
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Senate consumer choice idea could raise premiums for sick

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:29pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A health care proposal from Senate conservatives would let insurers sell skimpy policies provided they also offer a comprehensive plan. It's being billed as pro-consumer, allowing freedom of choice and potential savings for many....
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How severe, ongoing stress can affect a child's brain

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:28pm
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- A quiet, unsmiling little girl with big brown eyes crawls inside a carpeted cubicle, hugs a stuffed teddy bear tight, and turns her head away from the noisy classroom....
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Cano 10th-inning homer gives AL 2-1 All-Star win

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:28pm
MIAMI (AP) -- Robinson Cano hugged Francisco Lindor after the final out, exchanged high-fives with his American League teammates and put an arm around the shoulder of designated hitter/photographer Nelson Cruz....
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Once-loyal prosecutor emerges as hero in Venezuela protests

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 9:27pm
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro who have taken to the streets day after day in Venezuela now find themselves rallying in support of an unexpected hero: the chief prosecutor who helped throw many of them into jail....
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Cano 10th-inning homer gives AL 2-1 All-Star win

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 9:27pm
MIAMI (AP) -- A new-look All-Star Game ended with an old-time score....
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MSNBC's Scarborough says he's leaving GOP

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 8:27pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- MSNBC host and former Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough says he's leaving the GOP....
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MSNBC's Scarborough says he's leaving GOP

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 7:27pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- MSNBC host and former Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough says he's leaving the GOP....
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The Latest: Yadier Molina takes photo, then goes yard

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 7:27pm
MIAMI (AP) -- The Latest on Major League Baseball's All-Star Game (all times local):...
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Fishing slaves no more, but freedom brings new struggles

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 6:25pm
On the day they were freed from slavery, the fishermen hugged, high-fived and sprinted through a stinging rain to line up so they wouldn't be left behind. But even as they learned they were going home, some wept at the thought of returning empty-handed and becoming one more mouth to feed....
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Long his father's attack dog, Trump Jr. now in eye of storm

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 5:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump Jr. has long been his father's id, the brawler who has helped fuel the president's pugilistic instincts and stood firm as one of his fiercest defenders. Now the president's eldest son is at the center of the firestorm over Russian connections swirling around his father's administration and trying to fight off charges that he was open to colluding with Moscow to defeat Hillary Clinton....
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MLB looks to Harper, Trout, Judge to connect with fans

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 4:25pm
MIAMI (AP) -- Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Aaron Judge have become the face of baseball as a gleaming, modernist ballpark and a city known for its Latino culture host the All-Star Game for the first time. After decades of falling behind, the sport finally has stepped up its national promotion....
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