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Saudi says suicide bomber killed in foiled Mecca plot

1 hour 1 min ago
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi security forces said Saturday they disrupted a plot to attack the Grand Mosque at Mecca, home to the holiest site in Islam, just as the fasting month of Ramadan concludes....
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Microphone cut after Mormon girl reveals she's gay at church

2 hours 1 min ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A video of a young Mormon girl revealing to her congregation that she is lesbian and still loved by God - before her microphone is turned off by local church leaders - is sparking a new round of discussions about how the religion handles LGBT issues....
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Microphone cut after Mormon girl reveals she's gay at church

3 hours 5 min ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A video of a young Mormon girl revealing to her congregation that she is lesbian and still loved by God - before her microphone is turned off by local church leaders - is sparking a new round of discussions about how the religion handles LGBT issues....
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Long after riots, Milwaukee neighborhood sees little change

5 hours 5 min ago
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The scars of the violence that erupted in a Milwaukee neighborhood after a police officer killed a 23-year-old black man remain visible nearly a year later, reminders of how little things have changed....
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Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million

6 hours 6 min ago
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The $1.5 million awarded this week to the parents of Michael Brown is the latest of several large settlements involving killings of black people by police, but it's far from the largest....
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Senators ask military to review AP report on Yemen torture

7 hours 6 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two senior U.S. senators are asking Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to investigate reports that U.S. military interrogators worked with forces from the United Arab Emirates accused of torturing detainees in Yemen....
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Military jet practicing for Ohio air show in accident

7 hours 6 min ago
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident....
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A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

7 hours 6 min ago
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers....
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APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

9 hours 6 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday....
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Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show

9 hours 6 min ago
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident....
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Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

10 hours 7 min ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump....
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University of Missouri revokes Cosby's honorary degree

10 hours 7 min ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- The University of Missouri's Board of Curators has voted unanimously to revoke an honorary degree it granted to Bill Cosby....
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Indiana crackdown on opioids sparks more pharmacy robberies

11 hours 7 min ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- As the nation's opioid epidemic intensified, Indiana cracked down on over-prescribing doctors and "pill mills" catering to people with addictions. The state also took aim at doctor-shopping - the practice of visiting multiple physicians to score more painkillers....
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

11 hours 7 min ago
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:...
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Officials: 35 killed in 3 bomb attacks in 2 Pakistani cities

12 hours 8 min ago
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- At least 35 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in three separate bomb attacks in two major Pakistani cities, officials said....
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Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town

12 hours 8 min ago
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....
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Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town

15 hours 10 min ago
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....
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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

15 hours 10 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night....
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Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

16 hours 11 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck....
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North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

17 hours 12 min ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea on Friday called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a coma....
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