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Most of Central American migrant caravan waiting at border

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:12pm
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- U.S. border inspectors allowed some of the Central American asylum-seekers to enter the country for processing, ending a brief impasse over lack of space. But the migrants who crossed Mexico in a caravan may face a long legal path....
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Trump welcomes Southwest Airlines flight crew, passengers

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:12pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is hailing the actions of the crew and passengers on a damaged Southwest Airlines flight, saying they showed "great character."...
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SOCCCD appoints Kathleen Burke as chancellor

Lariat Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 1:51pm
By a unanimous vote, the South Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees has appointed Dr.Kathleen Burke to serve as chancellor. She will begin employment on July 1. The chancellor acts as chief executive officer of the district, overseeing an $800 million budget, nearly 4,000 employees, and operations for the district, which includes Saddleback […]
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Comey: Trump's attacks on FBI make US less safe

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:00pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's political attacks on the FBI make America less safe because they undermine public confidence that the bureau is an "honest, competent and independent" institution, fired director James Comey told The Associated Press on Tuesday....
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Israel's Mossad spy agency shrouded in mystery and mystique

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:00pm
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's seizure of Iran's purported nuclear program archive and the dramatic display of the documents taken from a facility in the heart of Tehran marked a rare case of Israel going public about the operations of its top-secret Mossad spy agency....
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Man on a "jihad" sentenced to life without parole for murder

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:00pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A former Seattle resident who admitted killing four people on a self-proclaimed "jihad" to avenge U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East received a life sentence without parole Tuesday for the 2014 ambush of a college student sitting in his car at a traffic light....
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Pompeo vows to reinvigorate diplomacy, restore US 'swagger'

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:00pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- He didn't mention Rex Tillerson by name. But the contrast was clear as new Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived at the State Department on Tuesday vowing to reinvigorate American diplomacy and help the United States get "back our swagger."...
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Tina Fey's 'Mean Girls,' 'SpongeBob' musical lead Tony nods

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 8:32am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Two popular entertainment brands - Tina Fey's high school morality tale "Mean Girls" and the goofy undersea cartoon "SpongeBob SquarePants" - lead the Tony Award nominations with 12 apiece. Another massive property, a play based on the wizard Harry Potter, also cast a spell, earning 10 nods....
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Leaders of South Korea, Japan, China to discuss North Korea

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 8:32am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Leaders of South Korea, Japan and China will meet next week for a summit expected to focus on North Korea's nuclear program and other regional issues....
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Feds process asylum-seekers from caravan criticized by Trump

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 5:52am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- U.S. border inspectors allowed some of the Central American asylum-seekers to enter the country for processing, ending a brief impasse over lack of space. Now, the migrants who crossed Mexico in a caravan may face a long legal path....
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Ashley Judd wants movie mogul Weinstein held accountable

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 5:52am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ashley Judd says she wants Harvey Weinstein to be held accountable for "illegal conduct" that caused her to lose money, status, prestige and power....
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Feds process asylum-seekers from caravan criticized by Trump

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- U.S. border inspectors allowed some of the Central American asylum-seekers to enter the country for processing, ending a brief impasse over lack of space. Now, the migrants who crossed Mexico in a caravan may face a long legal path....
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AP Analysis: Iran has few options to avenge Syria strikes

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- After a second suspected Israeli strike killing Iranian forces in Syria, the Islamic Republic has few ways to retaliate as its leaders wrestle with both unrest at home and the prospect of its nuclear deal collapsing abroad....
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Administration puts off decision on tariffs for EU, others

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House is postponing a decision on imposing tariffs on U.S. imports of steel and aluminum from the European Union, Canada and Mexico for 30 days, avoiding the potential for a trade battle with Europe as the U.S. prepares for tense trade talks in China this week....
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Building in Sao Paulo collapses in fire; at least 1 dead

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
SAO PAULO (AP) -- An abandoned building occupied by squatters in Sao Paulo caught fire and collapsed Tuesday, sending chunks of fiery debris crashing into neighboring buildings and surrounding streets....
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Workers, activists mark May Day with defiant rallies

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
MOSCOW (AP) -- Workers and activists marked May Day on Tuesday with rallies to demand their government address labor issues....
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US May Day immigration protests target Trump, fall elections

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Immigrants say President Donald Trump's administration has become almost everything they feared, but while they rally across the United States on May Day, their focus is less on huge turnout Tuesday than on the first Tuesday in November....
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Rozier (29 pts)

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 05/01/2018 - 2:56am
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston's rising stars stalled The Process and led the Celtics to victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals....
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Detroit released from active state oversight of finances

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 11:40am
DETROIT (AP) -- Michigan on Monday returned financial control of Detroit to the city's mayor and council, just over three years after the Motor City exited the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history....
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