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UK police say death of Dolores O'Riordan not suspicious

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 4:00am
LONDON (AP) -- Police say they are not treating the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan as suspicious....
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US allies from Korean War meet on North Korean nuke threat

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 2:57am
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson huddles Tuesday with nations that fought on America's side in the Korean War, looking to tighten the economic noose around North Korea over its nuclear weapons even as hopes rise for diplomacy....
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Bad blood between Rockets, Clippers carries over after game

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 1:53am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The hot tempers that flared up during the Los Angeles Clippers' victory over the Houston Rockets have carried over after the game....
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North Korea scoffs at Trump's 'nuclear button' tweet

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:53am
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea's state-run media say U.S. President Donald Trump's tweet about having a bigger nuclear button than leader Kim Jong Un's is the "spasm of a lunatic."...
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Lifelike robots made in Hong Kong meant to win over humans

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:52pm
HONG KONG (AP) -- David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super-intelligent genius machines" that might help solve some of mankind's most challenging problems....
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DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NAACP Image Awards

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:52pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A jubilant Ava DuVernay was named entertainer of the year at an NAACP Image Awards ceremony that focused on the black community's power to create change....
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Panama Hotel votes to drop Trump _ but his company won't go

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An attempt to oust President Donald Trump's hotel business from managing a luxury hotel in Panama has turned bitter, with accusations of financial misconduct....
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AP News Guide: Big decisions await Congress on immigration

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 9:42pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Before a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday night, a host of leftover Washington business is bottled up in Congress, waiting on a deal to prevent the deportation of young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children and an agreement on other immigration-related issues, including President Donald Trump's long-sought U.S.-Mexico border wall....
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US allies from Korean War meet on North Korean nuke threat

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 9:42pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson huddles Tuesday with nations that fought on America's side in the Korean War, looking to tighten the economic noose around North Korea over its nuclear weapons even as hopes rise for diplomacy....
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California teen leads deputies to parents' house of horrors

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 9:42pm
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) -- A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seven are adults....
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DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NAACP Image Awards

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 9:42pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A jubilant Ava DuVernay was named entertainer of the year at an NAACP Image Awards ceremony that focused on the black community's power to create change....
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California teen leads deputies to parents' house of horrors

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:40pm
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) -- A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seven are adults....
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2016 champ Kerber into 2nd round, extends streak to 10 wins

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:40pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Former champion Angelique Kerber continued her resurgent run with a 6-0, 6-4 win over fellow German Anna-Lena Friedsam to reach the second round of the Australian Open....
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Warning: Stifling sneezes can be health hazard in rare cases

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 4:40pm
LONDON (AP) -- Tempted to stifle a loud or untimely sneeze? Let it out instead, doctors in England warned Monday based on the very unusual case of a man who ruptured the back of his throat when he tried to suppress a sneeze....
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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from MLK holiday

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 3:40pm
At gatherings across the nation, activists, residents and teachers honored Martin Luther King Jr., the late civil rights leader, on what would have been his 89th birthday and ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee. King's daughter, the Rev. Bernice King, urged people to remember her father by doing "an act of kindness toward someone of another race" between now and April 4, the day the Rev. Martin Luther King was assassinated in 1968....
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Across the Mideast, Palestinians brace for Trump aid cuts

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 1:35pm
SHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Mahmoud al-Qouqa can't imagine life without the three sacks of flour, cooking oil and other staples he receives from the United Nations every three months....
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Major letdown for US women: Venus, Stephens out in Melbourne

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:34pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens was first to go, followed quickly by last year's Australian Open runner-up, Venus Williams....
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Booty and books: New evidence of pirates' interest in both

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:34pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Dead men tell no tales, but there's new evidence that somebody aboard the pirate Blackbeard's flagship harbored books among the booty....
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Danica Patrick finds love away from track with Aaron Rodgers

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:34pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Danica Patrick's heart is racing for Aaron Rodgers....
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MLK day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:34am
Leaders of the Cherokee Nation marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by welcoming the descendants of slaves into their tribe after years of exclusion, while King's children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where King preached passionately decried disparaging remarks President Donald J. Trump is said to have made about African countries....
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