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Endangered whale's calving season peaks, but no babies seen

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:06am
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Scientists watching for baby right whales off the Southeast U.S. coast have yet to spot a single newborn seven weeks into the endangered species' calving season - the longest researchers have gone without any sightings in nearly 30 years....
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In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:06am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of silence."...
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Fauci: NIH in a "scramble" to prepare for any gov't shutdown

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:05am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health says the institution is in a "scramble" to prepare for a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday....
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Governors to Trump, Congress: Do more to solve opioid crisis

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:05am
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) -- Less than three months after President Donald Trump declared the U.S. opioid crisis a public health emergency, the nation's governors are calling on his administration and Congress to provide more money and coordination for the fight against the drugs, which are killing more than 90 Americans a day....
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Lawyer: OJ Simpson is golfing a lot, will stay in Las Vegas

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:05am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- O.J. Simpson's lawyer says Simpson isn't planning to move from Las Vegas to Florida like he told state parole officials before he was released in October from Nevada state prison....
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Israel digs deep to thwart tunnel threat from Gaza Strip

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:05am
KISSUFIM, Israel (AP) -- The Israeli military says a secretive project to build an underground wall along the border with Gaza is proving to be a deterrent against militant attack tunnels from the Palestinian territory....
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Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon has narrowed its hunt for a second headquarters to 20 locations, concentrated among cities in the U.S. East and Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, keeping the company's international options open....
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Mayor: US marshal shot, killed while serving warrant

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A member of the U.S. Marshals Service was shot and killed early Thursday while serving a warrant, the mayor of Harrisburg said....
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Even without El Nino last year, Earth keeps on warming

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earth last year wasn't quite as hot as 2016's record-shattering mark, but it ranked second or third, depending on who was counting....
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In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 9:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of silence."...
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Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon has narrowed its hunt for a second headquarters to 20 locations, concentrated among cities in the U.S. East and Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, keeping the company's international options open....
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Mayor: US marshal shot, killed while serving warrant

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A member of the U.S. Marshals Service was shot and killed early Thursday while serving a warrant, the mayor of Harrisburg said....
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In TV interview, Farrow describes alleged Allen assault

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:01am
NEW YORK (AP) -- In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of silence."...
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Slow-moving winter storm leaves lingering effect in South

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 2:57am
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Several Southern states will be dealing with the lingering effects of a slow-moving winter storm that dumped a half-foot (15 centimeters) of snow on North Carolina's largest cities, dusted the Deep South and killed at least 10 people....
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Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delays

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 1:56am
BOSTON (AP) -- Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say....
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APNewsBreak: GoDaddy to sponsor Patrick in 'Danica Double'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 1:56am
Danica Patrick is going back to green....
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Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54pm
CAIRO (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration and the Palestinian leadership, posing a dilemma for his Arab hosts - Egypt's president and Jordan's king - on how to safeguard their vital ties with Washington without appearing to ignore Palestinian misgivings....
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Lawmakers ask if states or feds should alert about missiles

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54pm
HONOLULU (AP) -- Nearly 40 terrifying minutes passed between the time Hawaii officials fired off a bogus alert about an incoming missile over the weekend and the moment the notice was canceled....
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Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delays

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:52pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say....
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Trump to Pennsylvania, but don't call it a campaign trip

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:52pm
President Donald Trump is tiptoeing around the first congressional election of the new year as he heads to southwestern Pennsylvania on Thursday to hail the Republican tax cuts he signed last year....
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