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Zimbabwe opposition leader dies in US helicopter crash

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:06pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Key Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett died in a helicopter crash in a remote part of the U.S. state of New Mexico that also killed four others, authorities said....
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump says USA itself at risk of closing.

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:06am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- No, the United States is not at risk of shutting down this week, as President Donald Trump suggested Thursday....
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Trump protecting medical providers who oppose abortion

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:06am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Moving to solidify its standing with social conservatives, the Trump administration is creating an office to protect the religious rights of medical providers, including those who oppose abortion....
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Endangered whale's calving season peaks, but no babies seen

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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'

AP Top Headlines - 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

AP Top Headlines - 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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