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AP: US church goes to Brazil; instills fear, splits families

AP Top Headlines - 10 min 15 sec ago
SAO JOAQUIM DE BICAS, Brazil (AP) -- At the Word of Faith Fellowship churches in the Brazilian cities of Sao Joaquim de Bicas and Franco da Rocha, the signs of broken families are everywhere: parents separated from their children, siblings who no longer speak, grandparents who wonder if they will ever know their grandchildren....
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The Latest: Trump continues tweet rant against AG Sessions

AP Top Headlines - 3 hours 15 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions (all times local):...
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Reporter Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech

AP Top Headlines - 3 hours 15 min ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivered his second state of the nation speech to a joint session of Congress on Monday, vowing to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism. The tough-talking president also insisted he would not hold peace talks with communist rebels because of continuing attacks....
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Meyer has Ohio State running like Fortune 500 juggernaut

AP Top Headlines - 4 hours 17 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- The tailored, slate-gray suit, the scarlet and gray power tie, the blacked-out chronograph on his wrist - if you didn't know Urban Meyer was the football coach at Ohio State, your first guess would be a Fortune 500 CEO....
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McCain's return, heavy with drama for 'Obamacare' repeal

AP Top Headlines - 5 hours 17 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years....
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Black seniors stroll down memory lane aiming to stay sharp

AP Top Headlines - 6 hours 18 min ago
Sharon Steen dons her tennis shoes and, with two fellow seniors, walks streets that in her youth were a vibrant center of Portland, Oregon's African-American community. Wasn't this the corner where an NAACP march began in 1963? Look, the record store is now a fancy high-rise....
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Tractor-trailer survivor says truck had no ventilation

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:52pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Adan Lara Vega said he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride....
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Al-Qaida in Syria close to snuffing out competition in north

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:52pm
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian rebels and activists are warning that an al-Qaida-linked jihadi group is on the verge of snuffing out what remains of the country's uprising in northwestern Syria, after the extremists seized control of the opposition-held regional capital, Idlib, last weekend....
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Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 9:52pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants....
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AP: US church goes to Brazil; instills fear, splits families

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 9:52pm
SAO JOAQUIM DE BICAS, BRAZIL (AP) -- At the Word of Faith Fellowship churches in the Brazilian cities of Sao Joaquim de Bicas and Franco da Rocha, the signs of broken families are everywhere: parents separated from their children, siblings who no longer speak, grandparents who wonder if they will ever know their grandchildren....
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Pressure mounts to curtail surgery on intersex children

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 9:52pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Children whose sexual characteristics don't neatly align with the norm have for decades faced surgery to rearrange their anatomy to resemble that of more typical boys and girls - long before they were old enough to have a say in the decision....
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AP source: Free agent Derrick Rose agrees to deal with Cavs

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 8:52pm
CLEVELAND (AP) -- For the moment, the Cavaliers have one content, proven point guard....
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Last orca calf born in captivity at a SeaWorld park dies

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 7:52pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld's former orca-breeding program died Monday at the company's San Antonio park, SeaWorld said....
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Tractor-trailer survivor says people cried, asked for water

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 5:51pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Adan Lara Vega said he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride....
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Evangelical leaders rally around Kushner amid Russia probe

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 4:50pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Evangelical leaders are rallying around White House senior adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner as he meets with congressional leaders investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election....
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Tractor-trailer survivor says people cried, asked for water

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 3:50pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Adan Lalravega said he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride....
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Trump intensifies criticism of his own attorney general

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 3:50pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump took a remarkable new swipe at his own attorney general on Monday, referring to Jeff Sessions in a tweet as "beleaguered" while privately musing about whether he should fire his longtime ally....
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Iowa firm tied to truck deaths has history of legal problems

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 2:47pm
SCHALLER, Iowa (AP) -- The small, family-owned Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems, public records show....
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Promising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand party

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 2:47pm
BERRYVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Promising "A Better Deal" for American workers, Democratic Party leaders rolled out a new agenda with a populist pitch on Monday aimed at winning back the working-class voters they lost to President Donald Trump in November....
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Burr-Hamilton? Angry lawmaker singles out 'female senators'

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 2:47pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Passions are running high on Capitol Hill - but pistols at 10 paces over health care?...
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