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Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:46pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time....
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Warming to make thunderstorms larger and more frequent

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:46pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Summer thunderstorms in North America will likely be larger, wetter and more frequent in a warmer world, dumping 80 percent more rain in some areas and worsening flooding, a new study says....
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Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 5:44pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time....
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US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 4:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation....
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Investigators: Roy Halladay performed turns before crash

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 4:44pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds before diving into the water, federal investigators said in a preliminary report released Monday....
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CBS suspends Rose, PBS halts his show following allegations

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:44pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Charlie Rose is the latest public figure to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, with PBS halting distribution of his interview show and CBS News suspending him Monday following a Washington Post report with the accusations of eight women....
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Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:44pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom giant....
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Before elephants, US loosened limits on lion trophies

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- One month before the Trump administration sparked outrage by reversing a ban on trophies from threatened African elephants, federal officials quietly loosened restrictions on the importation of heads and hides of lions shot for sport....
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Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 2:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom giant....
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Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 2:40pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time....
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New allegation against Franken, this time met with silence

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 2:40pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- A woman says Al Franken pulled her in tightly and put his hand on her buttocks in 2010 while posing for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair, the second allegation of improper conduct against the Democrat and first involving his time as a senator....
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US declares NKorea a terror sponsor; new sanctions expected

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 12:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump announced Monday the U.S. is putting North Korea's "murderous regime" on America's terrorism blacklist, despite questions about Pyongyang's support for international attacks beyond the assassination of its leader's half brother in February....
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Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 12:40pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska regulators Monday approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project, although the chosen pathway is not the one preferred by the company that hopes to build it and could mean more time is needed to study the changes....
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US declares NKorea a terror sponsor; new sanctions expected

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump announced Monday the U.S. is putting North Korea's "murderous regime" on America's terrorism blacklist, despite questions about Pyongyang's support for international attacks beyond the assassination of its leader's half brother in February....
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Gun ads continue after mass shootings but with new scrutiny

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:40am
ATLANTA (AP) -- The ads leap out from the pages of almost any gun magazine: Soldiers wearing greasepaint and camouflage wield military-style rifles depicted as essential to the American way of life. A promotional spot by the Mossberg brand boasts of weapons "engineered to the specs of freedom and independence."...
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3-2-1, BAM! Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:38am
ATLANTA (AP) -- One of the nation's largest domed stadiums collapsed Monday into a pile of jagged concrete and a vast cloud of dust in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta....
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Trump says US will declare NKorea a state sponsor of terror

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:38am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula....
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Nebraska panel approves alternative Keystone XL route

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:38am
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- A Nebraska commission approved an alternative route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline through the state on Monday, removing the last major regulatory obstacle to building the long-delayed $8 billion project....
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Defense lawyer: Mladic may not be fit to hear verdicts

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:38am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- A lawyer for Gen. Ratko Mladic said Monday it is not certain the former Bosnian Serb military commander will show up in a United Nations courtroom when judges deliver their verdicts in his long-running trial for allegedly masterminding atrocities during Bosnia's 1992-95 war....
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3- 2-1, BAM! Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 5:34am
ATLANTA (AP) -- One of the nation's largest domed stadiums has been destroyed in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta....
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