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With baby steps, Senate Republicans abandoning the president

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 3:52pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There wasn't a dramatic public break or an exact moment it happened. But step by step, Senate Republicans are turning their backs on President Donald Trump....
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Officer screams he was shot in fatal California shooting

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 3:52pm
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A police officer in a deadly struggle with an armed man frantically screamed into his radio for help, telling dispatchers he'd been struck by gunfire and was bleeding. The shooting left the suspect dead and sent the officer who radioed for help and his partner to a hospital where they were recovering Tuesday from gunshot wounds....
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Senate confirms Christopher Wray, Trump's choice for FBI

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 2:52pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Christopher Wray to lead the FBI, replacing James Comey, who was abruptly fired by President Donald Trump amid the investigation into Russia meddling in last year's presidential election....
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Prosecutor: St. Louis officer 'executed' suspect

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 2:52pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A white former St. Louis police officer charged with killing a black man "executed" him after a car chase, then planted a gun in the slain drug suspect's vehicle as an excuse for opening fire, a prosecutor told a court Tuesday....
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Woman who left child in desert to die gets 20-year sentence

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 2:52pm
PHOENIX (AP) -- An Arizona woman who put her 17-month-old daughter in a stroller, pushed her into the desert and left her to die on the nation's largest American Indian reservation has been sentenced to 20 years in prison....
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Texas calf born looking like KISS rocker Gene Simmons

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 2:52pm
KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) -- KISS frontman Gene Simmons is udderly thrilled by a newborn calf born with strikingly similar black-and-white markings to the face paint he wears on stage....
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Arizona's Flake takes GOP to task over Trump

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 1:51pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican Sen. Jeff Flake has a message for his party: Get a spine and stand up to President Donald Trump. It's time for Congress to act as a brake on the president's erratic impulses....
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Bolt says no chance of loss or comeback in farewell worlds

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 12:50pm
LONDON (AP) -- An encore for Usain Bolt? Unthinkable....
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California man pleads guilty to killing son after Disneyland

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 11:49am
ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) -- A California man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing his 5-year-old son after a family trip to Disneyland, setting off a search for the boy that lasted more than two months before his body was found near a lake....
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Texas calf looks like rocker Gene Simmons

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 11:49am
KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) -- A newborn calf in Texas has strikingly similar black-and-white facial markings to KISS frontman Gene Simmons, and the rock star likes their shared look....
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Trump on tricky legal ground with 'Obamacare' threat

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's threat to stop billions of dollars in government payments to insurers and force the collapse of "Obamacare" could put the government in a legal bind....
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Kushner says Trump campaign was too dysfunctional to collude

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's son-in-law told a group of congressional interns that the Trump campaign couldn't have colluded with Russia because the team was too dysfunctional and disorganized to coordinate with a foreign government....
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Flying ace Sully makes case against privatization

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Who are you going to trust when it comes to what's best for the flying public? Members of Congress or the hero of the Miracle on the Hudson, retired Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger?...
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Senate Dems spell out conditions on bipartisan tax reform

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate Democrats and independents said Tuesday that upcoming legislation to rewrite the nation's tax code should ensure the middle class doesn't pay more and the "top 1 percent" doesn't pay less....
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California man pleads guilty to killing son after Disneyland

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A California man pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing his 5-year-old son after a family trip to Disneyland, setting off a search for the boy that lasted more than two months before his body was found near a lake....
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Senate to vote on Christopher Wray, Trump's choice for FBI

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's choice to replace James Comey as head of the FBI headed toward Senate confirmation on Tuesday...
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Lawsuit: Fox coordinated with White House on false story

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 9:46am
NEW YORK (AP) -- An investigator who worked on the Seth Rich case claims Fox News fabricated quotes implicating the murdered Democratic National Committee staffer in the WikiLeaks scandal and coordinated with the Trump administration as it worked on the story....
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Flying ace Sully makes case against privatization

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 9:46am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Who are you going to trust when it comes to what's best for the flying public? Members of Congress or the hero of the Miracle on the Hudson, retired Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger?...
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Flake says GOP has let Trump divert from conservative ideals

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 8:45am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Jeff Flake says his fellow Republicans have let President Donald Trump lead the country away from conservative principles and democratic ideals. But the Arizona lawmaker predicts they won't back down if Trump fires the special prosecutor investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....
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3 defendants die during escape attempt at Moscow courthouse

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 7:43am
MOSCOW (AP) -- Five defendants at a Moscow courthouse attacked their guards in a bungled escape attempt, leading to a shootout that killed three people and wounded five others, officials said Tuesday....
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