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Utah man celebrates 100th birthday by hitting the slopes

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 7:53pm
SNOWBIRD, Utah (AP) -- A Utah man celebrated his 100th birthday by doing what he loves most: Skiing....
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State election officials worry about 2018 election security

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 5:51pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- State election officials voiced doubt Saturday that adequate security measures can be adopted before 2018 elections to safeguard against the possibility of a foreign government interfering in U.S. elections....
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SoHa? Harlem bristles at neighborhood nickname

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 11:46am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In Harlem, a furor has erupted over what was supposed to be a simple, catchy acronym: SoHa....
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Tillerson slowly embraces traditional diplomacy amid crises

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 9:46am
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Six months into a job he didn't seek or particularly want, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appears to be slowly embracing a more traditional approach to American diplomacy after early signs of resistance....
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State election officials gather amid uproar over voter data

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 9:46am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- State election officials from across the U.S. are gathering this weekend amid an uproar over a White House commission investigating allegations of voter fraud and heightened concern about Russian attempts to interfere with last fall's election....
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Frustrated with NKorea? Welcome to The Land of Lousy Options

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 7:43am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A dictator stands on the verge of possessing nuclear missiles that threaten U.S. shores. A worried world ponders airstrikes and sanctions....
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Ohio prosecutor weighing 3rd trial for ex-police officer

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 7:43am
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Amid protests and other local pressure, an Ohio prosecutor is pondering whether to try a third time to get a conviction of a former police officer in a racially charged fatal shooting case....
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Medicaid cut in GOP health bill worries the nursing home set

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 6:41am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Amy Bernard and her brother kept their mother out of a nursing home as long as they could, until Parkinson's and dementia took their toll and she was seriously injured in a fall....
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Beachgate, Bridgegate: Christie's time in headlines not over

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 6:41am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Chris Christie's week started with Beachgate - viral photos showing him lounging on a public beach closed by the state budget shutdown. Next week, Bridgegate will revisit....
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Anti-G20 activists riot for second night in Hamburg

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 5:41am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- Anti-globalization activists rioted violently for a second night as Hamburg hosted Group of 20 leaders, setting up street barricades, looting supermarkets and attacking police with slingshots and firebombs on Saturday....
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Al-Shabab beheads 9 civilians in attack on Kenya village

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 5:41am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Al-Shabab extremists from neighboring Somalia beheaded nine civilians in an early-morning attack on a village in the southeast, Kenyan officials said Saturday, as concerns grew that the group had taken up a bloody new strategy....
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US bombers join jets from Japan, SKorea for training mission

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 4:41am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Two U.S. bombers flew to the Korean Peninsula to join fighter jets from South Korea and Japan for a practice bombing run as part of a training mission in response to North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear programs, officials said Saturday....
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South Syria truce to allay Jordan, Israel fears about Iran

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 3:40am
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- A truce in southern Syria, brokered by the U.S. and Russia, is meant to help allay growing concerns by neighboring Jordan and Israel about Iranian military ambitions in the area....
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The Latest: EU officials: G-20 agrees on foreign trade

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 1:37am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- The Latest on the Group of 20 summit (all times local):...
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LaVar Ball on Lonzo's debut: 'His worst game ever'

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 1:37am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- It took Lonzo Ball 20 seconds to get a near-capacity crowd off its feet in his first summer league game....
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Pitch clock, limits on mound visits looming for MLB in 2018

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 12:37am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Count CC Sabathia as a fan who wants to speed up baseball games. When the six-time All-Star tunes in at home, he quickly changes the channel....
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Analysis: Trump checks a box on Russia but questions remain

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 11:36pm
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- President Donald Trump did what he had to do: He confronted Vladimir Putin about the issue of Russian interference in last year's U.S. elections during his much-anticipated first meeting with the Russian president....
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US bombers join jets from Japan, SKorea for training mission

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 11:36pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Two U.S. bombers flew to the Korean Peninsula to join fighter jets from South Korea and Japan for a practice bombing run as part of a training mission in response to North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear programs, officials said Saturday....
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Anti-G20 activists riot overnight in Hamburg

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 10:35pm
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) -- Anti-globalization activists have rioted for a second night as Hamburg hosts the Group of 20 leaders, setting up street barricades, looting supermarkets and attacking police with slingshots and petrol bombs....
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