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4th person shot dead in Tampa in possible serial spree

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 7:47am
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Police searched a cordoned-off Florida neighborhood Tuesday after a fourth person was shot dead, possibly by a serial killer....
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Boston Red Sox great Bobby Doerr dies at 99

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 6:46am
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) -- Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and friend Ted Williams, has died. He was 99....
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Red Sox great Bobby Doerr dies at 99

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 5:46am
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) -- Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and life-long friend Ted Williams, has died. He was 99....
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'Weinstein Effect' goes global as powerful men confronted

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 4:45am
The sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein that rocked Hollywood and sparked a flurry of allegations in other American industries, as well as the political arena, are reaching far beyond U.S. borders. Emboldened by the women, and men, who have spoken up, the "Weinstein Effect" is rippling across the globe....
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Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link?

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 3:35am
CHICAGO (AP) -- An increase in suicide rates among U.S. teens occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may be a link....
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'A national shame': Local papers react harshly to Italy exit

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 2:33am
ROME (AP) -- The End. The Apocalypse. A national shame....
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Sessions facing Congress amid new Russia probe details

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 1:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions returns to Capitol Hill on Tuesday amid growing evidence of contacts between Russians and associates of President Donald Trump. And he will be bracing for an onslaught of lawmakers' questions about how much he knew of that outreach during last year's White House campaign....
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FDA approves first digital ingestion tracking system med

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 12:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that patients with mental illness take the medicine prescribed for them....
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'Weinstein Effect' goes global as powerful men confronted

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:24pm
The sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein that rocked Hollywood and sparked a flurry of allegations in other American industries, as well as the political arena, are reaching far beyond U.S. borders. Emboldened by the women, and men, who have spoken up, the "Weinstein Effect" is rippling across the globe....
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Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link?

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 10:19pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- An increase in suicide rates among U.S. teens occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may be a link....
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Newton, Panthers hammer Dolphins 45-21 for 3rd straight win

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 10:19pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Cam Newton was tired of the Carolina Panthers' defense getting all of the glory....
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Rio rethinks favela tourism amid wave of violence

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 9:18pm
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Sessions open to idea of Clinton Foundation special counsel

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 8:18pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving open the possibility that a special counsel could be appointed to look into Clinton Foundation dealings and an Obama-era uranium deal, the Justice Department said Monday in responding to concerns from Republican lawmakers....
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Sessions open to idea of Clinton Foundation special counsel

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 7:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving open the possibility that a special counsel could be appointed to look into Clinton Foundation dealings and an Obama-era uranium deal, the Justice Department said Monday....
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Harvey's 'Biblical' rainfall is getting more likely

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 7:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The chances of a hurricane flooding parts of Texas, like Harvey did, have soared sixfold in just 25 years because of global warming and will likely triple once again before the end of the century, a new study says....
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Arrivederci Italy: Azzurri lose World Cup playoff to Sweden

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 7:09pm
MILAN (AP) -- Players from both teams slumped to the ground, the Swedes in exhausted ecstasy, the Italians in losers' agony....
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Report: Trump Jr. messaged with WikiLeaks during campaign

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 5:04pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Atlantic is reporting that President Donald Trump's oldest son communicated with the Twitter account behind WikiLeaks, exchanging direct messages during the 2016 election about leaked emails from Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign and other issues....
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Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 1:56pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- New guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition, which now plagues nearly half of U.S. adults....
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Could anyone stop Trump from launching nukes? The answer: No

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Here's a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could anyone stop him?...
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Trump turns to drug industry for his new health secretary

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Turning to an industry he's rebuked, President Donald Trump on Monday picked a former top pharmaceutical and government executive to be his health secretary....
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