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Trump returns, faces Alabama Senate scandal

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:08am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump spent five days in Asia largely keeping the Alabama Senate scandal at bay. He won't be so lucky on U.S. soil....
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Analysis: Sessions seeks balance in pondering Clinton probe

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:08am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In asking senior federal prosecutors to examine a number of Republican grievances, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is trying to strike a balance....
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Allen leads No. 1 Duke past No. 2 Michigan State 88-81

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 1:08am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Forget about Marvin Bagley III and the rest of Duke's talented freshmen for a moment....
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Papa John's apologizes for criticizing NFL anthem protests

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:06am
Papa John's is apologizing for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem....
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AP Exclusive: US scientists try 1st gene editing in the body

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:04pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to try to cure a disease....
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China sending envoy to North Korea following Trump visit

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:04pm
BEIJING (AP) -- Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday that it would send a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extended chill in relations between the neighbors over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs....
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The Latest: Zimbabwe's war vets praise army's actions

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 9:03pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):...
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Following Trump visit, China sending envoy to North Korea

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 9:03pm
BEIJING (AP) -- Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday it is sending a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extended chill in relations between the neighbors over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs....
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3 UCLA players face punishment at home after China incident

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 6:57pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting returned home, where they may be disciplined by the school as a result of the international scandal....
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When child sex isn't rape: French to set age of consent

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 3:55pm
PARIS (AP) -- Is a 13-year-old old enough to agree to sex with an adult? That's a question France is asking as the government prepares to set a legal age for sexual consent for the first time....
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Gunman picking random targets kills 4 in Northern California

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 2:52pm
RED BLUFF, Calif. (AP) -- A gunman choosing targets at random opened fire in a rural Northern California town Tuesday, killing four people at several sites and wounding others at an elementary school before police shot him dead, authorities said....
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Q&A: Donald Trump Jr.'s private messages with WikiLeaks

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 1:51pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Evidence that President Donald Trump's eldest son exchanged private messages on Twitter with WikiLeaks has raised new questions about the Trump campaign's communications....
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Is gun-maker liable for Newtown? Court takes up the case

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 12:51pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza heard the message loud and clear when gun-maker Remington Arms marketed an AR-15-style rifle as an overpowering weapon favored by elite military forces, a lawyer for relatives of some victims of the massacre told the Connecticut Supreme Court on Tuesday....
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Sessions defends himself to Congress, says he never lied

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:51am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A defiant Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress on Tuesday he never lied under oath about Russian interference in the 2016 election and said sleep deprivation and the "chaos" of the Trump campaign clouded his recollections of campaign contacts with Russians....
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Shootings at multiple sites kill 3, wound kids at school

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:51am
RED BLUFF, Calif. (AP) -- A series of shootings at multiple locations in rural Northern California left three people dead and several others wounded Tuesday, including students at an elementary school, authorities said....
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Is gun-maker liable for Newtown? Court takes up the case

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:51am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza heard the message loud and clear when gun-maker Remington Arms marketed an AR-15-style rifle as an overpowering weapon favored by elite military forces, a lawyer for relatives of some victims of the massacre told the Connecticut Supreme Court on Tuesday....
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Military outside Zimbabwe capital after army chief's threat

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:51am
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe was on edge Tuesday as armored personnel carriers were seen outside the capital a day after the army commander threatened to "step in" to calm political tensions over the president's firing of his deputy, and the ruling party accused the commander of "treasonable conduct."...
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Police hunt house by house for killer after 4th slaying

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:48am
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa police blockaded a neighborhood and searched with a SWAT team and dogs for a possible serial killer Tuesday after a fourth person was shot dead for no apparent reason....
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3 UCLA players return to US after China shoplifting incident

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 9:48am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting are on a plane back to Los Angeles....
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Tiny houses are trendy _ unless they go up next door

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 8:48am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- As he tows a 96-square-foot house around Des Moines, Joe Stevens is overwhelmed by the intense, sometimes tearful support he receives from churches, schools and service groups for his plan to use the trendy little structures to help homeless people....
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