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It's a catch: NFL owners approve simplified catch language

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 2:43pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Maybe it's too late for Jesse James and the Steelers or Zach Miller and the Bears....
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2 officers in black man's fatal shooting won't be charged

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 1:40pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Louisiana's attorney general ruled out criminal charges Tuesday against two white Baton Rouge police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man during a struggle outside a convenience store nearly two years after his death caused widespread protests....
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NATO joins wave of Russian diplomat expulsions

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 1:40pm
LONDON (AP) -- NATO on Tuesday joined a wave of countries and groups expelling Russian diplomats over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy in Britain. Russia denounced the actions as "boorish" and pledged to retaliate....
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Expert says Brexit campaign used data mined from Facebook

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 1:40pm
LONDON (AP) -- The computer expert who alleges a trove of Facebook data was improperly used to help Donald Trump's White House bid said Tuesday that he strongly believes the information was also used by the Brexit movement that persuaded Britain to quit the European Union....
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'Roseanne' reboot picks up where show left off, adds Trump

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 1:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the reboot of "Roseanne" premieres on ABC on Tuesday, it picks up where the show left off in 1997 - with one notable difference....
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Egypt tries to boost voter turnout with incentives, threats

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 1:40pm
CAIRO (AP) -- One manager threatened employees to get them to vote - and then checked for telltale ink-stained fingers as they clocked in the next day. A regional governor pledged improved water and sanitation service to towns with a high turnout. Some people were promised more food and even cash if they went to the polls....
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Retired justice urges repeal of Second Amendment

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 12:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for the repeal of the Second Amendment to allow for significant gun control legislation....
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Designer of deadly waterslide charged along with park owner

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 12:40pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A water park company co-owner accused of making a spur of the moment decision to build the world's tallest waterslide and rushing it into service, and a designer accused of shoddy planning, were charged Tuesday in the 2016 death of a 10-year-old boy who was decapitated on the ride when the raft he was on went airborne and hit an overhead hoop....
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Black teens view Parkland gun debate with frustration, hope

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:40am
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Imani Holt was just 10 when she saw a neighbor get fatally shot by a triggerman riding a bicycle. The African-American girl from a gritty section of Baltimore was so traumatized by the drug-fueled bloodshed she refused to leave her family's apartment for weeks....
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Latest: Prosecutor: School official failed to watch Nassar

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- The Latest on the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case (all times local):...
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Decision to add citizenship question to census draws protest

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The 2020 U.S. Census will add a question about citizenship status, a move that brought swift condemnation from Democrats who said it would intimidate immigrants and discourage them from participating....
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2 officers in black man's fatal shooting won't be charged

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Louisiana's attorney general ruled out criminal charges Tuesday against two white Baton Rouge police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man during a struggle outside a convenience store....
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AP-NORC Poll: Trump benefiting from economic policies

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A growing American economy and passage of a Republican tax overhaul appear to be helping President Donald Trump lift his approval ratings from historic lows, according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research....
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Retired justice urges repeal of Second Amendment

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for the repeal of the Second Amendment to allow for significant gun control legislation....
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For North Korean leaders, a train unlike any other

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
TOKYO (AP) -- When North Korea's leaders need to travel, they've got a train that's unlike any other....
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Expert says Brexit campaign used data mined from Facebook

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
LONDON (AP) -- The computer expert who sparked a global debate over electronic privacy said Tuesday that the official campaign backing Britain's exit from the European Union had access to data that was inappropriately collected from millions of Facebook users....
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Report: Many NYC sex assault cases not properly investigated

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Police Department's special victims division, tasked with investigating rape allegations against media mogul Harvey Weinstein, is chronically understaffed and many sexual assault cases are not properly reviewed, according to a report Tuesday by a city watchdog agency....
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Yucky ducky? Study reveals bath-time toy's dirty secret

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 10:35am
BERN, Switzerland (AP) -- Scientists now have the dirt on the rubber ducky: Those cute yellow bath-time toys are - as some parents have long suspected - a haven for nasty bugs....
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Let there be light, an hour longer into the evening sky

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 11:31am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Time to set your clocks and watches one hour ahead....
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ACLU accuses US of broadly separating immigrant families

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 10:31am
HOUSTON (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union filed a class-action lawsuit Friday accusing the U.S. government of broadly separating immigrant families seeking asylum....
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