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Paltrow and Jolie accounts may have sealed Weinstein's fate

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:01am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- They waited years to speak, but two of Hollywood's most powerful women might have helped seal the fate of Harvey Weinstein....
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US misses World Cup because of numerous defensive breakdowns

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 2:01am
COUVA, Trinidad (AP) -- Standing in the stadium tunnel near the U.S. locker room after the Collapse in Covina, captain Michael Bradley was asked over and over what went wrong....
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Critics say Trump birth control rule ignores science

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 1:00am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration's new birth control rule is raising questions among some doctors and researchers, who say it overlooks known benefits of contraception while selectively citing data that raise doubts about effectiveness and safety....
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Couple killed in California wildfire wed 75 years

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:57pm
NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Mike Rippey stood among pieces of metal, porcelain and other remnants of the California home where his 100-year-old father and 98-year-old mother had died in the raging wine country wildfires....
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24 receive 'genius grants' from MacArthur Foundation

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:57pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- A director who has taken opera from the concert hall to the streets of Los Angeles and an organizer who helped put a human face on the plight of young undocumented immigrants are among this year's MacArthur fellows and recipients of the so-called "genius" grants....
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The Latest: Video shown in court of Kim being attacked

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 9:56pm
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) -- Latest on the trial in Malaysia of two women accused of killing North Korean ruler's half brother (all times local):...
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Puerto Ricans leave for US mainland as storm woes linger

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 9:56pm
MIAMI (AP) -- Lourdes Rodriguez fled Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria filled her home in the northern town of Vega Baja with mud, ruining mattresses and other belongings. She thought it would be a short stay with her daughter in Florida, but three weeks later there's still no power or water back home....
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US misses World Cup for 1st time since 1986 with loss

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 9:56pm
COUVA, Trinidad (AP) -- Twenty-eight years after the United States ended a four-decade World Cup absence with a stunning victory at Trinidad, the Americans' chances for the 2018 tournament in Russia ended on this island nation off the coast of Venezuela in even more astonishing fashion....
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Climbers mourn death of renowned mountaineer Hayden Kennedy

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 8:56pm
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Faced with the incredible sorrow of losing his girlfriend in an avalanche in Montana, renowned mountaineer Hayden Kennedy "chose to end his life" the following day, his family said Tuesday....
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US out of World Cup contention with 2-1 loss at Trinidad

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 7:56pm
COUVA, Trinidad (AP) -- Twenty-eight years after one of the United States' most important victories came in stunning fashion at Trinidad to end a four-decade World Cup absence, the Americans' chances for the 2018 tournament in Russia ended on this island nation off the coast of Venezuela....
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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 6:55pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:...
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Teen detained after crossing border fights to have abortion

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 6:55pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- Advocates for a pregnant 17-year-old girl held in a Texas facility for immigrant children who have crossed the border alone are asking a federal judge to allow her to get an abortion, over the opposition of U.S. and state officials....
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Smoke, ash from wildfires blanket California cities

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 6:55pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Millions of Californians on Tuesday saw their lawns covered in ash and air filled with smoke as firefighters battled ferocious wildfires in the northern and southern parts of the state....
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AP PHOTOS: A Rohingya boy's struggle to reach Bangladesh

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 6:55pm
TEKNAF, Bangladesh (AP) -- Yosar Hossein struggles as he walks along muddy paths and flooded creeks in Bangladesh, carrying his baby sister on his back. Barefoot and still wearing his school uniform, the 7-year-old is among more than a half million Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in neighboring Myanmar....
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The Latest: Search team have yet to inspect devastation area

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:48pm
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):...
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AP Explains: California's wind-driven fires

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:48pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Notorious winds linked to many of California's worst wildfires are known by various names - Diablo, Santa Ana and Sundowner - but all share the common trait of being able to whip a spark into a deadly inferno that seems to come out of nowhere....
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Smoke, ash from wildfires blanket California cities

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:48pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Millions of Californians on Tuesday saw their lawns covered in ash and air filled with smoke as firefighters battled ferocious wildfires in the northern and southern parts of the state....
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Trump health coverage alternatives may pose risk to the sick

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 3:48pm
The White House is working on a plan that could bring more health insurance choices and cheaper options to people buying individual and small business coverage. But the bill for this might be paid by the sick....
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's empty boasts on legislation, economy

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 1:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's latest recitation of his accomplishments is marked by empty boasts....
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Stanley Cup champion Penguins visit Trump at White House

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 1:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is honoring the Stanley Cup winning Pittsburgh Penguins, calling them "true champions and incredible patriots."...
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