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Scientists potentially narrow MH370 search area to 3 spots

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 6:56pm
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Scientists have potentially narrowed the search area for the missing Malaysian airliner to three specific locations in the southern Indian Ocean through new satellite and drift analysis of the 2014 crash released Wednesday....
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Business execs shunned Trump panels before he disbanded them

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 4:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump had pushed many of America's top corporate leaders to the breaking point with his inability to decisively condemn white supremacists - so they huddled on an 11:30 a.m. conference call Wednesday....
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Donald Trump's die-hard supporters show no signs of straying

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 4:55pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- They wash their hands of neo-Nazis and wag their fingers at leftists. They denounce a press corps they see as biased and controversies they view as manufactured. But in the frenzied blame game over the deadly violence at a rally of white supremacists, Donald Trump's loyal base is happy to absolve the president himself....
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Virginia clashes bring attention to anti-fascist movement

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 3:55pm
SEATTLE (AP) -- The deadly white nationalist demonstration in Virginia has brought new attention to an anti-fascist movement whose black-clad, bandanna-wearing members have been a regular presence at protests around the country in the last year....
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Charlottesville violence revives painful past for minorities

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 2:55pm
Bernard Lafayette fought to end segregation during the civil rights movement. But after watching events in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend and hearing President Donald Trump blame both sides for the deadly violence, he realized that changing laws did not change enough hearts and minds....
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AP FACT CHECK: Viral photo doesn't show 'antifa' beating cop

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 2:55pm
A widely spread photo that appears to show an anti-fascist activist beating a police officer is a doctored image....
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Trump's die-hard supporters show no signs of straying

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 2:55pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- They wash their hands of neo-Nazis and wag their fingers at leftists. They denounce a press corps they see as biased and controversies they view as manufactured. But in the frenzied blame game over the deadly violence at a rally of white supremacists, Donald Trump's loyal base is happy to absolve the president himself....
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Charlottesville victim's mother urges 'righteous action'

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:54pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The mother of the young woman mowed down while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville urged mourners at a memorial service Wednesday to "make my daughter's death worthwhile" by confronting injustice the way she did....
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Back to bomb shelters? North Korea threats revive nuke fears

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:54pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- After the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, the era of nuclear nightmares - of the atomic arms race, of backyard bomb shelters, of schoolchildren diving under desks to practice their survival skills in the event of an attack - seemed to finally, thankfully, fade into history....
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Is it really Lyme? Researchers developing a new test to tell

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:52am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Diagnosing if a tick bite caused Lyme or another disease can be difficult but scientists are developing a new way to do it early - using a "signature" of molecules in patients' blood....
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Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:52am
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit the number and strength of opioid drugs prescribed to first-time users as part of a wide-ranging effort to curb an epidemic affecting millions of Americans....
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Couple's arranged marriage turned into 19-year 'love story'

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:52am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- David and Elizabeth Weinlick's life together began like a reality TV show, blossomed into two decades out of a romance novel, and now seems destined to end in tragedy....
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Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:52am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ronald Dantowitz has been looking forward to Monday's solar eclipse for nearly 40 years....
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Inside a day of violence, terror in Charlottesville

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:52am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- It started with threats, taunting and racial slurs, and escalated to total pandemonium - hand-to-hand combat in the streets of Charlottesville....
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5 missing after Army helicopter goes down off Hawaii

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:52am
HONOLULU (AP) -- U.S. Coast Guard and military crews are searching the ocean off Hawaii for five crewmembers of an Army helicopter that went down during a training exercise, authorities said Wednesday....
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Federal court: Arkansas can block Planned Parenthood money

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 9:52am
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- A federal appeals court panel ruled Wednesday that Arkansas can block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood over videos secretly recorded by an anti-abortion group....
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Police: Teacher let son sell LSD and allowed teens to use it

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 9:52am
SPRINGBORO, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio elementary school teacher faces charges she let her 15-year-old son sell LSD and allowed teenagers to use it in her home....
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Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 9:52am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ronald Dantowitz has been looking forward to Monday's solar eclipse for nearly 40 years....
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