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Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats' emails

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was just before noon in Moscow on March 10, 2016, when the first volley of malicious messages hit the Hillary Clinton campaign....
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Bergdahl spared any prison time, gets dishonorable discharge

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier who walked off his post in Afghanistan and triggered a search that left several comrades severely wounded, will serve no prison time, a military judge ruled Friday at the end of the politically divisive case that stirred debate during the president campaign....
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The Latest: Lawyer: Bergdahl appeal to note Trump statements

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- The Latest on the sentencing hearing for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (all times local):...
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How Russia looked during 1917 revolution - and now

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
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Sales of iPhone X begin: Can Apple live up to the hype?

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's iPhone X went on sale Friday, as the company scrambles to meet demand for a marquee device that sports a lush screen, facial-recognition skills and a $1,000 price tag ....
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CMA rescinds media restrictions for awards show, apologizes

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:48am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Country Music Association is apologizing after trying to impose restrictions on any questions by the media about the mass shooting in Las Vegas, gun rights or political affiliations at its awards show next Wednesday....
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Houston honoring World Series champion Astros with parade

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 9:48am
HOUSTON (AP) -- Hundreds of Astros fans clad in orange shirts and jerseys crowded downtown Houston streets early Friday hours ahead of an afternoon parade to honor their World Series champions....
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Stephen Curry puzzled over mention in GOP tax talking points

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 8:48am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry doesn't know how he became the only person named in the House Republicans' tax plan....
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Stephen Curry puzzled over mention in GOP tax proposal

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 7:47am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry doesn't know how he became the only person named in the 429-page tax plan unveiled Thursday by House Republicans....
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What Powell brings to Fed post: A gift for forging consensus

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 6:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As a choice to lead the Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell defies any recent mold....
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International court to seek Afghanistan war crimes probe

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 6:42am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- The chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court said Friday she is seeking an investigation of alleged war crimes committed in the war in Afghanistan, an unprecedented probe that could encompass United States troops....
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Trump say American public "deserves" Clinton investigation

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 5:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday the American public "deserves" a federal investigation of Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee over a joint fundraising agreement they signed in August 2015....
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US hiring jumps after hurricanes as employers add 261K jobs

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 5:42am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers added a robust 261,000 jobs in October in a bounce-back from the hurricanes that slammed the Southeast in September....
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Surge in US hiring is expected as bounce-back from storms

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 3:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. job growth is expected to have soared in October in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as hotels and restaurants in Florida and Texas reopened and rebuilding and repair work began....
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How Trump's tweets, outspoken comments affect legal system

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 2:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump's voters may love his outspoken ways. But judges? Not so much....
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Female lawmakers allege harassment by colleagues in House

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For years, Republican Rep. Mary Bono endured the increasingly suggestive comments from a fellow lawmaker in the House. But when the congressman approached her on the House floor and told her he'd been thinking about her in the shower, she'd had enough....
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What We Know: Indictments, hearings in Russia probe

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election jumped forward this week with a 12-count indictment against two former campaign advisers to President Donald Trump and a guilty plea from another adviser. Several congressional committees are also investigating the meddling, and whether there is any link to Trump's campaign....
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Why tax plan might not put US firms' overseas cash to work

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House Republican tax bill is meant to send trillions in corporate profits overseas pouring back home and, in the process, give the U.S. economy a healthy boost....
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Power of polygamous group wanes in tiny town among red rocks

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:27am
HILDALE, Utah (AP) -- In a place where political contests are virtually unknown, the campaign signs offer the latest hint that a polygamous group is losing its grip on this remote red rock community straddling the Utah-Arizona border....
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Questions arise over departure of first woman to lead Fed

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly four years into Janet Yellen's history-making turn as the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve, the economy is growing, the unemployment rate is low and the stock market is setting record highs....
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