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Idaho woman says she crashed because she saw a sasquatch

AP Top Headlines - 13 min 57 sec ago
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) -- A northern Idaho woman told police she crashed into a deer because she was distracted by a sasquatch in her rearview mirror....
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'SNL' star doesn't back away from Boston racism comment

AP Top Headlines - 1 hour 14 min ago
BOSTON (AP) -- "Saturday Night Live" star Michael Che (CHAY) is not backing away from comments he made about Boston, when he called it the "most racist city" he has ever visited....
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Elderly couple on wrong flight; end up in NY, not Michigan

AP Top Headlines - 1 hour 14 min ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- A 96-year-old woman and an 89-year-old man were wheeled to the wrong gate at a South Florida airport and ended up on a flight to upstate New York instead of Michigan....
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Now what? Options for next year as health law drama fades

AP Top Headlines - 4 hours 15 min ago
As the political drama over health care legislation in Washington fades, the rest of the country faces a more immediate concern: Getting insurance for next year....
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Now what? Options for next year as health law drama fades

AP Top Headlines - 5 hours 15 min ago
As the political drama over health care legislation in Washington fades, the rest of the country faces a more immediate concern: Getting insurance for next year....
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Vehicle attacks: easy success for IS, challenge for police

AP Top Headlines - 5 hours 15 min ago
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) -- In the battlefields of Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State group became infamous for its spectacular variations on explosive vehicles. For attacks in the West, it has advocated the use of the same tool but suggested a simpler method, encouraging its followers to use regular vehicles to achieve bloodshed....
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Colorado weighs strategy for guarding against pot crackdown

AP Top Headlines - 5 hours 15 min ago
DENVER (AP) -- Colorado is considering an unusual strategy to protect its nascent marijuana industry from a potential federal crackdown, even at the expense of hundreds of millions of dollars in tax collections....
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Security, parking, garbage irk Ivanka Trump's DC neighbors

AP Top Headlines - 5 hours 15 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Residents of a posh Washington neighborhood say the Trump clan doesn't make for very good neighbors, hogging parking on an already crowded street and leaving trash bags rotting on the curb. A big part of the complaint: a huge security presence, with even a trip to the playground requiring three vans....
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Gorsuch hearings show him as careful, folksy, testy at times

AP Top Headlines - 6 hours 15 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nominees appearing before the Senate all have one goal in mind: Win confirmation. And when one party controls the Senate and the White House, the strategy of saying as little as possible doesn't vary much. But because Supreme Court nominees spend several long days in televised hearings, they still manage to reveal a few things about themselves, professionally and personally....
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Latest Rikers brutality case fuels debate over jail's future

AP Top Headlines - 6 hours 15 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The latest in a string of brutality cases against Rikers Island guards has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City's notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down....
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Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform....
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Many governors welcome demise of GOP health care bill

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) -- Governors of both parties had warned Congress for weeks that the Republican health care bill threatened to saddle their states with big costs and potentially leave millions of people without coverage, especially because of the cutbacks planned to Medicaid....
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Analysis: The outsider dealmaker faltering in White House

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump campaigned as an outsider - celebrating his lack of political experience by selling himself as a dealmaker willing to buck Republican orthodoxy and his own party's leadership. He alone would reshape Washington....
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Latest Rikers brutality case fuels debate over jail's future

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The latest in a string of brutality case against Rikers Island guards has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City's notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down....
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Security, parking, garbage irk Ivanka Trump's DC neighbors

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Residents of a posh Washington neighborhood say the Trump clan doesn't make for very good neighbors, hogging parking on an already crowded street and leaving trash bags rotting on the curb. A big part of the complaint: a huge security presence, with even a trip to the playground requiring three vans....
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Man carrying a sword, dressed as Joker arrested in Virginia

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) -- Police in Virginia have arrested a man who was dressed as comic book villain the Joker and reportedly carrying a sword....
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Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat Wisconsin

AP Top Headlines - 7 hours 17 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- With 4 seconds left in overtime, Chris Chiozza took off with the ball, hoping to get to the hoop or find an open man. Instead, the Florida point guard stopped short right at the 3-point line and let fly with a shot that will go down in Gators' history....
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Rape reaches 'epic proportions' in South Sudan's civil war

AP Top Headlines - 10 hours 22 min ago
MUNDRI, South Sudan (AP) -- After months of being raped by her rebel captors in the middle of South Sudan's civil war, the young woman became pregnant. Held in a muddy pit, sometimes chained to other prisoners, she later watched her hair fall out and her weight plummet. But the child was a spark of life....
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Trump son-in-law's ties to Israel raise questions of bias

AP Top Headlines - 10 hours 22 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, has deep business and personal ties to Israel that could raise questions about his ability to serve as an honest broker as he oversees the White House's Mideast peace efforts....
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In health care push, Trump couldn't master art of consensus

AP Top Headlines - 11 hours 26 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump thought he had a deal....
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