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Old, new drugs creating deadly mixtures to raise Ohio tolls

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 7:55am
CINCINNATI (AP) -- New surges in use of methamphetamine and cocaine mixed with a powerful synthetic opioid are contributing to rising drug overdose death tolls in already hard-hit Ohio....
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Egypt's president wins re-election with 97 percent of vote

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 7:55am
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's election commission announced Monday that President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi won a second, four-year term in office with more than 97 percent of the vote in last week's election, with turnout of 41.05 percent....
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Martin Luther King Jr.'s work still resonates across Africa

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 7:55am
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) -- Streets. Schools. A bridge in Burkina Faso. The name of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. can be found across Africa, a measure of the global influence of the American civil rights leader who was shot dead 50 years ago after speaking out against injustices at home and abroad....
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Trump defends Sinclair Broadcast after Deadspin video

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 7:55am
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Trump is jumping to the defense of the Sinclair Broadcast Group, which is under fire following the rapid spread of a video showing anchors at its stations across the country reading a script criticizing "fake" news stories....
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Kremlin: Trump invited Putin to White House, but no date set

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 6:55am
MOSCOW (AP) -- An aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin says U.S. President Donald Trump has invited the Russian leader to the White House, but the two countries haven't started any preparations for such a visit....
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Witnesses forever changed by MLK's final days

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 6:55am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Clara Ester's eyes were fixed on the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as he stood on the concrete balcony of the Lorraine Motel....
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Boko Haram attack kills 15, wounds 83 in northern Nigeria

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 6:55am
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic extremists attacked two villages on the outskirts of the northeastern city of Maiduguri late Sunday, killing at least 15 people, the military said Monday....
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China raises tariffs on US pork, fruit in trade dispute

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 4:46am
BEIJING (AP) -- China raised import duties on a $3 billion list of U.S. pork, apples and other products Monday in an escalating dispute with Washington over trade and industrial policy....
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In Missouri, GOP candidate for Senate walks Trump tightrope

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 1:32am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- He is one of the Republican Party's most-prized recruits, a young U.S. Senate candidate with an outsider resume and a populist message designed to appeal equally to farmers, suburban moms and the national GOP's moneyed elite....
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What to watch between Michigan, Villanova in NCAA title game

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 1:32am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- A wild, entertaining season and one of the maddest Marches in college basketball history has reached its pinnacle....
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Witnesses forever changed by MLK's final days

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 10:28pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Clara Ester's eyes were fixed on the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as he stood on the concrete balcony of the Lorraine Motel....
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Steven Bochco, creator of 'Hill Street Blues,' dies at 74

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 10:28pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Steven Bochco, a writer and producer known for creating the groundbreaking police drama "Hill Street Blues," died Sunday. He was 74. A family spokesman says Bochco died in his sleep after a battle with cancer....
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Ogunbowale encore! Final Four hero lifts Notre Dame to title

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 7:07pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Arike Ogunbowale hit the shot of her life - again....
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Harper Lee letters offer candid takes on religion, family

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 7:07pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Around the same time "To Kill a Mockingbird" made Harper Lee a best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize winner, she was still fighting for creative control....
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Data breach hits Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord & Taylor stores

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 5:46pm
A data breach at department store chains Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off Fifth and Lord & Taylor has compromised the personal information of customers who shopped at the stores....
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Costa Ricans split over gay marriage vote for next president

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 3:41pm
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) -- An evangelical pastor who capitalized on opposition to same-sex marriage was in a tight presidential race in Costa Rica on Sunday against a novelist and former Cabinet minister....
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Spielberg's 'Ready Player One'

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 3:41pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Steven Spielberg has found his way back to the top of the box office with the action-adventure "Ready Player One," while Tyler Perry has scored again with "Acrimony."...
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Trump says he wants skilled migrants but creates new hurdles

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 10:11am
It may be a while before President Donald Trump gets another chance at creating a new, "merit-based" immigration system, a keystone of his four-part plan that Congress rejected last month. In the meantime, his administration is busy making it harder, not easier, for skilled migrants to come work in the United States....
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The Latest: Trump calls on Mexico to stop flow of immigrants

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:56am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trumpx (all times local):...
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Zuckerberg's congressional survival guide: Tips from experts

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 8:56am
NEW YORK (AP) -- As Mark Zuckerberg prepares to testify before Congress over Facebook's privacy fiasco, public-relations experts who have prepped CEOs before have plenty of advice on handling the hot seat....
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