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Protocol pushes Trump to the edge _ of G-20 photo

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 8:26am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- President Donald Trump was on the fringes at the Group of 20 summit - in the leaders' group photo, that is....
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Expectations low, NYC commuters brace for a 'summer of hell'

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 8:26am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A massive two-month repair project will launch Monday at the country's busiest train station, temporarily exacerbating the daily commuting struggle during what New York's governor has predicted will be a "summer of hell."...
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Indians' Francona has heart procedure, will miss All-Star

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 8:26am
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Indians manager Terry Francona will not manage the American League All-Star team after a procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat....
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US employers add strong 222K jobs; jobless rate at 4.4 pct.

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 7:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers added a robust 222,000 jobs in June, the most in four months, a reassuring sign that businesses may be confident enough to keep hiring despite a slow-growing economy....
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Newark riots recall era echoed by Black Lives Matter

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 6:22am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The rumor spread quickly: A man had been beaten to death by police. For blacks - frustrated by high unemployment, inadequate schools, substandard housing - yet another abuse by police was too much to bear, and they erupted....
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How do you like walrus? Well done is best amid outbreak

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 6:22am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- If walrus is in your dinner plans, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends you make sure it's well done....
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Half-hour slot for Trump-Putin meet is longer than it seems

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 5:22am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- So many issues, so little time. Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have a scheduled half-hour meeting in Hamburg on Friday and a world of weighty topics to discuss, from the war in Syria to North Korea's saber-rattling to Moscow's alleged influence in the U.S. election campaign. Depending on how the two presidents hit it off, the meeting may run longer - or shorter....
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South Carolina inmate captured in Texas after second escape

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 5:22am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- An inmate was re-captured in Texas early Friday after his second escape from a maximum security prison in South Carolina, prison officials said....
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When study abroad ends in death, US parents find few answers

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 5:22am
NEW DELHI (AP) -- Nearly six years after her son slipped and fell around 100 meters (yards) into a raging mountain river in India, never to be seen again, Elizabeth Brenner is still wondering how such an accident could have happened....
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The Latest: Iraqi officer: IS launches Mosul counter-attack

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 4:21am
MOSUL (AP) -- The Latest on developments in Iraq (all times local):...
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'We made it:' Somali refugee arrives in US before new rules

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 4:21am
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Ali Said fled his war-torn Somalia two decades ago after his right leg was blown off by a grenade. Last year, the father of seven was shot in his other leg by robbers while living in a Kenyan refugee camp....
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G-20 summit in Germany to discuss terror, trade, climate

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 3:19am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- The Group of 20 leaders' summit opened in Hamburg Friday amid ongoing protests in the German port city, with terrorism, global trade and climate change high on the agenda....
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A look at US-Russia summits of the past

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 2:19am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When U.S. and Russian presidents meet, the rest of the world stops to watch....
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The Latest: Emerging economies meet on sidelines of G-20

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 2:19am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- The Latest on the Group of 20 summit in Germany (all times local):...
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As Trump meets Putin, fate of Russian dachas still in limbo

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 2:19am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As Donald Trump meets for the first time with Vladimir Putin, resolving a dispute over a pair of Russian diplomatic compounds seized by the United States last year could be a first step in repairing a relationship wracked by Syria's civil war, Ukraine's separatist violence and Moscow's meddling in the U.S. presidential election....
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A year after slayings, Dallas police train in 'mindfulness'

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 1:19am
DALLAS (AP) -- Only hours after the ambush that killed five Dallas law enforcement officers, mental health experts began thinking ahead, searching for ways to ease the long-term effects of the attack on the men and women who patrol the nation's ninth-largest city....
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G-20 summit in Germany to discuss terror, trade, climate

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:15am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- The Group of 20 summit is getting underway in Hamburg, with terrorism, global trade and climate change among the issues on the agenda as leaders gather under tight security....
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'We made it:' Somali refugee arrives in US before new rules

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:15am
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Ali Said fled his war-torn Somalia two decades ago after his right leg was blown off by a grenade. Last year, the father of seven was shot in his other leg by robbers while living in a Kenyan refugee camp....
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Qatar crisis raises questions about defining terrorism

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:15am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- A diplomatic standoff between Qatar and four other Arab nations that accuse it of sponsoring terrorism has turned a spotlight on an opaque network of charities and prominent figures freely operating in the tiny Gulf country....
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Apartment building collapses in Italy; some may be trapped

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:15am
MILAN (AP) -- A five-story apartment block has collapsed near the southern Italian city of Naples, and authorities are working to find anyone who may have been trapped....
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