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His job security questioned, Tillerson tours Europe anyway

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 11:17pm
BRUSSELS (AP) -- What do you do when you're America's top diplomat, fourth in line to the presidency, and the White House makes it publicly known you're living on borrowed time? If you're Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, you brush it off, pack a suitcase and hop a flight to Europe, as if nothing had happened....
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A protest in Trump Country brings home nation's race divides

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:15pm
ROWLAND, N.C. (AP) -- They put down their pompoms and lined up along the football field behind their tiny high school in their tiny town....
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In a place that backed Trump, residents weigh racial divides

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:15pm
ROWLAND, N.C. (AP) -- In Robeson County, North Carolina, the most diverse rural county in America, many often remark at how well residents have overcome the scars of slavery and segregation to get along. The community once was a manufacturing powerhouse dotted with textile factories that have mostly closed up and moved overseas. Last November, it flipped from voting reliably Democratic in presidential elections and backed Donald Trump....
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Ed Sheeran

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:15pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Grammys may have dissed Ed Sheeran, but Spotify says he is the most streamed artist of the year....
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Brown, Boswell lead Steelers to 23-20 win over Bengals

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 9:13pm
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Chris Boswell kicked a field goal on the final play shortly after Antonio Brown caught a 6-yard touchdown pass - taking a hit to the head while landing in the end zone - and the Pittsburgh Steelers pulled off another improbable comeback against the Cincinnati Bengals, rallying for a 23-20 victory Monday night....
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Trump heartily endorses Moore as GOP comes to grips with him

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 7:12pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump gave embattled GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore a vigorous formal endorsement Monday, looking past allegations of sexual misconduct with Alabama teenagers as Republican leaders in Washington, once appalled by Moore's candidacy, began to come to grips with the ever-clearer possibility of his victory....
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The Latest: Trump's cuts to Utah monument spur lawsuit

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 5:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's plan to scale back national monuments (all times local):...
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Monuments being reduced hold cliff dwellings, scenic cliffs

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 5:09pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Two national monuments in Utah that President Donald Trump is going to significantly reduce include ancient cliff dwellings and scenic canyons as well as areas that could be used for energy development....
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AP word cloud reveals the patterns in N. Korean propaganda

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 5:09pm
TOKYO (AP) -- Kim. Nuclear. War....
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Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Trump travel ban

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 3:08pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to fully enforce a ban on travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries....
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Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Trump travel ban

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 2:03pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to fully enforce a ban on travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries....
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Monuments being reduced hold cliff dwellings, scenic cliffs

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 2:03pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Two national monuments in Utah that President Donald Trump is going to significantly reduce include ancient cliff dwellings and scenic canyons as well as areas that could be used for energy development....
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In wake of Weinstein, men wonder if hugging women still OK

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 2:03pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Steve Wyard thought he knew what sexual harassment looked like: a put-out-or-lose-your-job overture. Now he's not so sure....
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In wake of Weinstein, men wonder if hugging women still OK

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 1:01pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Steve Wyard thought he knew what sexual harassment looked like: a put-out-or-lose-your-job overture. Now he's not so sure....
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The Latest: Trump scales back 2 big Utah national monuments

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 12:00pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's plan to scale back national monuments (all times local):...
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In wake of Weinstein, men wonder if hugging women still OK

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 12:00pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The sexual misconduct allegations that have brought down powerful men in Hollywood, media, politics and business are sending a shiver through the workplace. Men are wondering if it's still OK to hug a female colleague or ask about her weekend....
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Reeling Giants fire coach McAdoo, GM Reese after 10th loss

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 12:00pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Giants made a rare in-season house cleaning, firing coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese on Monday, less than a year after the team made the playoffs for the first time since 2011....
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Trump arrives in Utah to announce scale back of monuments

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:59am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- President Donald Trump arrived in Utah on Monday to announce that he is scaling back two sprawling national monuments, a move that is welcomed by the state's top Republican officials but opposed by tribes and environmental groups....
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Malta announces 10 arrests in journalist's car bomb killing

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:59am
VALLETTA, Malta (AP) -- Ten Maltese suspects were arrested Monday over the car bomb slaying of a prominent investigative journalist, the prime minister and other authorities said, about six weeks after the assassination that shocked Malta and drew European Union pressure to ensure rule of law here....
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AP source: Reeling Giants fire coach McAdoo, GM Jerry Reese

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 10:59am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Giants made a rare in-season house cleaning, firing coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese on Monday, less than a year after the team made the playoffs for the first time since 2011, a person familiar with the situation said....
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