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The Latest: Polish president to sign Holocaust bill

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 3:33am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- The Latest on Poland's proposed legislation to limit Holocaust speech (all times local):...
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By boat, N. Korean musicians arrive in South for Olympic gig

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 3:33am
DONGHAE, South Korea (AP) -- A shipload of North Korean musicians, singers and dancers arrived in South Korea on Tuesday to perform at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics....
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High Fives and a black eye: Scenes from Oscar Nominees Lunch

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:27am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- The Oscar nominees luncheon brings together A-listers and rising stars - artists from every aspect of filmmaking - for an afternoon of celebration and mutual fandom....
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First Afghan female coders bring it on: Fight against Opium

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:26pm
HERAT, Afghanistan (AP) -- A group of young Afghan women in the deeply conservative western Herat province is breaking traditional barriers as their war-torn country's first female coders in an overwhelmingly male-dominated tech field....
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Pence trip to Asia, Olympics aimed at countering NKorea

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:26pm
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence's six-day swing through Asia, anchored by a stop at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, is set to focus less on sports than the host country's bellicose neighbor to the North....
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Saudi Arabia, at war with Yemen rebels, sends aid to nation

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:26pm
MARIB, Yemen (AP) -- At a wind-swept camp for those displaced by Yemen's war, a young Yemeni woman named Leemi, who supports her child and eight others, gratefully accepted aid from Saudi Arabia....
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Trump's bipartisan State of the Union talk already long gone

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:26pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A week ago, President Donald Trump stood before the nation and called for a new era of bipartisan cooperation....
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32 Russians appeal to CAS seeking Olympic spots

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:26pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Six-time Olympic gold medalist Viktor Ahn and three former NHL players are among 32 Russian athletes who filed appeals Tuesday seeking spots at the Pyeongchang Olympics....
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Pence trip to Asia, Olympics aimed at countering NKorea

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 9:25pm
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence's six-day swing through Asia, anchored by a stop at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, is set to focus less on sports than the host country's bellicose neighbor to the North....
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John Mahoney, who played cranky dad on 'Frasier,' dies at 77

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 9:25pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- John Mahoney, who as the cranky, blue-collar dad in "Frasier" played counterpoint to pompous sons Frasier and Niles, has died. Mahoney was 77....
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Stock drop rattles investors after long market run-up

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 8:24pm
Working alone at home, Erik Lovequist often turns on a TV sports channel to supply background chatter. But when stock prices plummeted Monday afternoon, the music research specialist quickly flipped to a financial news show and leaned in to listen....
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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 6:23pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:...
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John Mahoney, who played cranky dad on 'Frasier,' dies at 77

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 6:23pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- John Mahoney, who as the cranky, blue-collar dad in "Frasier" played counterpoint to pompous sons Frasier and Niles, has died. Mahoney was 77....
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Markets waiting a while for a pullback. Then, pow!

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 4:22pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The long, smooth, record-setting ride on Wall Street is over. The stock market pullback that experts had been saying was long overdue has finally come....
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As stocks plunge, Trump hits Dems for non-support on economy

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 3:22pm
BLUE ASH, Ohio (AP) -- President Donald Trump accused congressional Democrats on Monday of being "un-American" and perhaps even treasonous for refusing to cheer positive economic news during his State of the Union address. As he spoke, the stock market was plunging toward its largest single-day point drop ever, erasing its gains for the year....
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Court allows Pennsylvania to redraw GOP-favored district map

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 3:22pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let a court-ordered redrawing of congressional districts in Pennsylvania proceed, raising Democratic hopes that a revamped map might yield them several more seats this fall....
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Eagles get hero's welcome after winning 1st Super Bowl title

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 3:22pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Fresh off their first Super Bowl title, the Philadelphia Eagles arrived home to a hero's welcome Monday afternoon, hours after overjoyed fans mobbed the streets in a sometimes unruly victory celebration nearly 60 years in the making....
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Key dates in pope defending bishop accused of abuse cover-up

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 3:22pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis' appointment of Bishop Juan Barros to head the small diocese of Osorno, Chile encountered opposition when it was announced three years ago and has contributed to a credibility crisis for the Chilean Catholic Church in the time since....
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After closing record schools, Chicago's new plan draws fury

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 2:20pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- Five years after the largest mass closure of public schools in an American city, Chicago is forging ahead with a plan to shutter four more in one of the city's highest-crime and impoverished areas....
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