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Real weather term "bomb" blows up on social media

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When it comes to weather, it's hard to sound scarier than "bomb cyclone."...
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Divided Democrats face liberal backlash on immigration

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With a new deadline fast approaching, Democrats in Congress are struggling to adopt a unified strategy to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation....
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3 cars on Amtrak train with 311 passengers derail, none hurt

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 4:31am
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Three cars on an Amtrak train carrying more than 300 passengers on a route from Miami to New York derailed in snow-covered Savannah after a fierce winter storm, but no injuries were reported....
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Snatched by hungry eagle, little dog lives to bark the tale

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 4:31am
Felipe Rodriguez says he thought he was hallucinating when an eagle snatched his sister's little white dog from her yard, flapped its massive wings and disappeared over the trees....
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Huge swath of US hit by winter storm bringing, snow, cold

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 2:28am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Residents across a huge swath of the U.S. were hunkered down as a massive winter storm packing snow, ice and high winds, followed by possible record-breaking cold, moved up the Eastern Seaboard, with the worst conditions expected from the Carolinas to Maine....
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Trump left 'furious,' 'disgusted' by Bannon over new book

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 1:28am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump launched a scathing attack on former top adviser Steve Bannon, responding to a new book that portrays Trump as an undisciplined man-child who didn't actually want to win the White House and quotes Bannon as calling his son's contact with a Russian lawyer "treasonous."...
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New year, new start? Not in President Trump's Washington

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 1:28am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- So much for a new year, new start....
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Divided Democrats face liberal backlash on immigration

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 1:28am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With a new deadline fast approaching, Democrats in Congress are struggling to adopt a unified strategy to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation....
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3 cars on Amtrak train with 311 passengers derail, none hurt

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 1:28am
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Three cars on an Amtrak train carrying more than 300 people from Miami to New York derailed in snowy Savannah, Georgia, but no injuries were reported, Amtrak said early Thursday....
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Hip problem forces 5-time finalist Murray out of Aussie Open

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 1:28am
Andy Murray needed only a couple of days in Australia to realize the hip problem that has kept him out of competitive tennis since Wimbledon was not going to improve in time for the season's first major....
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Japan's Abe: N. Korea should change course, end nuke program

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 12:26am
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea should shift course and drop its nuclear program and missile tests to become a wealthier nation, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday....
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Huge swath of US hit by winter storm bringing, snow, cold

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:25pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Residents across a huge swath of the U.S. were hunkered down as a massive winter storm packing snow, ice and high winds, followed by possible record-breaking cold, moved up the Eastern Seaboard, with the worst conditions expected from the Carolinas to Maine....
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Rozier scores 20, leads Celtics to 102-88 win over Cavaliers

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:25pm
BOSTON (AP) -- One by one, the Boston Celtics lined up to embrace Isaiah Thomas....
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Iran's regional enemies watch unrest, searching for leverage

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 10:25pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Iran's most fervent regional foes, Saudi Arabia and Israel, are both eagerly looking for signs of vulnerability and imminent change in their nemesis amid the past week of protests across the country. But they've taken vastly different approaches of how to engage with the upheaval....
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Huge swath of US hit by winter storm bringing, snow, cold

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 10:25pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Residents across a huge swath of the U.S. are hunkering down, waiting out a massive winter storm packing snow, ice and high winds, followed by brutal cold, as it moves up the Eastern Seaboard....
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Faces of war: Who are the men in soldier's WWII sketches?

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 10:25pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Before the Army's 27th Infantry Division was decimated in a bloody World War II battle, Stan Dube sketched portraits of his fellow soldiers. The 17 drawings were forgotten after the war and stashed in an attic for decades before being found a year ago by his son....
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Brazilian women break taboo to talk about illegal abortions

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 9:24pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The doctor was late. So the women sat quietly in the waiting area of a clinic in an upscale neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro until they were overcome by thoughts of what they were about to do and what might happen to them. They began to talk....
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Defense wants Trump voters in jury pool for Kansas bomb case

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 9:24pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Attorneys for three men accused of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali refugees urged a federal judge on Wednesday to include prospective jurors from rural western Kansas because they are more likely to have voted for President Donald Trump....
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US Skating execs warn against potential OLY boycott

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 8:23pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Two executives for U.S. Figure Skating warned against any potential boycott of the Pyeongchang Olympics by the United States....
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Q&A: Is there a chance for a breakthrough with the Koreas?

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 7:19pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- After one of the most fraught years on the Korean Peninsula in recent memory - threats of war amid North Korea's strongest-ever nuclear bomb test and repeated missile launches - an unexpected, very tentative interest in peace seems to have broken out....
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