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To fight wildlife crime, experts say 'follow the money'

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:32pm
BANGKOK (AP) -- In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story....
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Golovkin and Alvarez fight to a brutal draw; rematch to come

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:32pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Gennady Golovkin retained his middleweight titles Saturday night, fighting to a draw with Canelo Alvarez in a brutal battle that ended with both fighters with their hands aloft in victory....
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Claire Foy tries the scones at BAFTA's pre-Emmy tea party

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 8:31pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- "The Crown" star Claire Foy nibbled on a scone with jam and cream while "Transparent" star Jeffrey Tambor eyed the finger sandwiches, including English cucumber and egg and watercress....
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The Latest: Alvarez is the aggressor early against GGG

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 8:31pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Latest on the Genady Golovkin- Canelo Alvarez fight (all times local):...
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Pro-Trump rally draws hundreds, not thousands to Washington

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 5:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Organizers had dubbed it the Mother of All Rallies and hoped to bring out thousands to pack the National Mall on Saturday in support of President Donald Trump. In the end, hundreds of flag-waving demonstrators did their best to make some noise in support of the president, who had skipped town for the weekend....
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London Fashion Week: Burberry brings back vintage check

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 3:25pm
LONDON (AP) -- Unfazed by the London subway attack, celebrities, models and fashion editors flocked to London Fashion Week on Saturday to celebrate all things stylish....
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'Red flag' calls signaled post-Irma deaths at nursing home

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 1:20pm
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn't sound ominous: A nursing home patient had an abnormal heartbeat....
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World leaders face crises in North Korea and Myanmar at UN

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 1:20pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Facing an escalating nuclear threat from North Korea and the mass flight of minority Muslims from Myanmar, world leaders gather at the United Nations starting Monday to tackle these and other tough challenges - from the spread of terrorism to a warming planet....
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Cuba mystery: What theories US investigators are pursuing

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:20pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There must be an answer....
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The Latest: Protesters flood mall before heading elsewhere

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:20pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local):...
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Trump skips town, but still focus of competing rallies in DC

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:20pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump skipped town for the weekend, but that didn't stop demonstrators from making him the focus of competing rallies in the nation's capital that highlighted the stark political divisions in the United States....
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Child care choices limited for those working outside 9-to-5

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:19am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Heather Peele is just like any other mom rushing to pick up her child at day care after work. Except, it's 2:30 a.m., and her 6-year-old daughter has been sleeping for hours at a 24-hour child care center near the Las Vegas airport....
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Iraq could use force if Kurdish referendum leads to violence

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:19am
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq is prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdish region's planned independence referendum results in violence, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Saturday....
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Bicyclists get free roadside assistance in Connecticut city

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:19am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Maureen Hart was riding home on the Founders Bridge into Hartford when the tire on her bicycle went flat....
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What hurricanes don't teach us: AP finds fast coastal growth

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 8:17am
Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing hurricanes scored bull's-eyes on two of the country's fastest growing regions: coastal Texas around Houston and resort areas of southwest Florida....
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What hurricanes don't teach us: AP finds fast coastal growth

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 7:16am
Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing hurricanes scored bull's-eyes on two of the country's fastest growing regions: coastal Texas around Houston and resort areas of southwest Florida....
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Is there a suspect in prostitute deaths? Prosecutor is coy

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 7:16am
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- For years, the thicket along a beach highway on Long Island held a horrible secret. Hidden from passing drivers were the skeletal remains of 10 people, mostly young women who had worked as prostitutes. Who killed them, and why, is a mystery that has vexed a slew of seasoned homicide detectives....
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Questions of gun planting, outburst key in officer's verdict

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 7:16am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A judge's decision to acquit an officer of murder in the death of a black suspect came down to two major questions: Did he plant a gun, and did he premeditate the shooting?...
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Nursing home tragedy unfolded days after Irma's initial hit

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 6:12am
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn't sound ominous: A nursing home patient had an abnormal heartbeat....
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Is there a suspect in prostitute deaths? Prosecutor is coy

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 6:12am
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- For years, the thicket along a beach highway on Long Island held a horrible secret. Hidden from passing drivers were the skeletal remains of 10 people, mostly young women who had worked as prostitutes. Who killed them, and why, is a mystery that has vexed a slew of seasoned homicide detectives....
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