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Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle to wed next year

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's royal palace says Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle are engaged and will marry in the spring of 2018....
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Stores hoping people keep shopping offer Cyber Monday deals

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
NEW YORK (AP) -- After offering online deals for days, retailers are rolling out even more promotions for Cyber Monday, hoping to keep people buying stuff on their smartphones or computers....
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Conyers gives up Judiciary post amid sex harassment probe

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:14am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Even while fiercely denying allegations of sexual harassment, Michigan Rep. John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, acknowledging a congressional probe into his possible misconduct had become an unwelcome distraction....
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Men cleared of terrorism ties in high-profile border case

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
PHOENIX (AP) -- The arrests of six Middle Eastern men caught entering the United States illegally from Mexico two years ago set off alarm in border states and in some right-wing blogs and other media outlets....
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Conyers gives up Judiciary post amid sex harassment probe

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michigan congressman John Conyers is giving up his leadership position as top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee. His decision comes ahead of a congressional probe into allegations of sexual harassment made against him....
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Justices ponder need for warrant for cellphone tower data

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 1:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Like almost everyone else in America, thieves tend to carry their cellphones with them to work....
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Pope's trip to Myanmar, Bangladesh boiling down to 1 word

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 10:05pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis is visiting Myanmar and Bangladesh to encourage their tiny Catholic communities and reach out to some of Asia's most peripheral and poor, but the big question looming is whether he'll utter the word "Rohingya" while he's there....
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Tens of thousands stranded as Bali volcano closes airport

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 10:05pm
KARANGASEM, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesian authorities ordered a mass evacuation of people Monday from an expanded danger zone around an erupting volcano on Bali that has closed the island's international airport to close, stranding tens of thousands of travelers....
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Pope's visit important for tiny Asia Catholic populations

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 8:59pm
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Pope Francis on Monday begins a six-day trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh. While attention will focus on how Francis addresses the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the trip also holds huge significance for the tiny Catholic communities in each country....
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Steelers, Brown hold off Packers 31-28

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 8:59pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Chris Boswell kicked a career-long 53-yard field goal as time expired to give the Pittsburgh Steelers a 31-28 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night....
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Contestant from South Africa wins Miss Universe crown

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 7:58pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, who represented South Africa, won the Miss Universe crown Sunday....
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The Latest: Packers out to quick lead over Steelers

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 6:56pm
The Latest on the 12th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern):...
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Meredith buying Time Inc. for about $1.8 billion

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 4:56pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Meredith Corp. announced Sunday that it is buying Time Inc. for about $1.8 billion, a deal CEO Stephen Lacy called "a transformative and financially compelling growth opportunity" that joins two giant magazine companies....
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The Latest: Los Angeles Rams snap Saints' 8-game win streak

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 4:56pm
The Latest on the 12th Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern):...
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The Latest: Detained Princeton student's wife wants him home

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 2:54pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The Latest on Iran's detention of an Iranian-British woman and a Chinese-American man (all times local):...
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FBI gave heads-up to fraction of Russian hackers' US targets

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 12:52pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The FBI failed to notify scores of U.S. officials that Russian hackers were trying to break into their personal Gmail accounts despite having evidence for at least a year that the targets were in the Kremlin's crosshairs, The Associated Press has found....
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Conyers steps aside from Judiciary post amid sex allegations

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 12:52pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michigan Rep. John Conyers, under investigation over allegations he sexually harassed female staff members, said Sunday he will step aside as the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee while fiercely denying he acted inappropriately during his long tenure in Congress....
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Pixar's 'Coco' feasts on 'Justice League' at box office

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 12:52pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pixar's "Coco" sang its way to the fourth best Thanksgiving weekend ever with an estimated $71.2 million over the five-day weekend, a total that easily toppled Warner Bros.' "Justice League."...
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Iran TV airs stories targeting 2 detained dual nationals

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 11:51am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Iranian state television aired videos Sunday targeting a Briton and an American serving time on espionage charges, likely trying to pressure the U.S. and Britain as London considers making a $530 million payment to Tehran....
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Conyers agrees to steps aside from top spot on Judiciary

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 10:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michigan Rep. John Conyers, under investigation over allegations he sexually harassed female staff members, said Sunday he will step aside as the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee while fiercely denying he acted inappropriately during his long tenure in Congress....
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