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Canadian victim in London attack died in her fiance's arms

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 8:46am
TORONTO (AP) -- Canadian social worker Christine Archibald is being remembered as a "bright light" for her profession as those who loved her launch an online campaign of compassionate acts after she was struck by a van of terrorists on London Bridge and died in her fiance's arms....
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Q&A: Qatar's falling out with its Arab neighbors

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 7:45am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The decision by four Arab nations to cut ties with Qatar marks the culmination of years of tension among a historically tightknit alliance of energy-rich Gulf Arab states that share borders, a common heritage and a strong alliance with Washington....
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AP FACT CHECK: Attack draws visceral Trump tweets, not facts

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 6:44am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump can't be counted on to give accurate information to Americans when violent acts are unfolding abroad....
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Sheriff: 'Multiple fatalities' in Florida shooting

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 6:44am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Law enforcement authorities said there were "multiple fatalities" following a Monday morning shooting in an industrial area near Orlando....
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Haiti fears deportations will mean surge of child servants

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 6:44am
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- Watson Saint Fleur is 12 but he's never attended a day of school. He's toiled in hardship doing household chores and peddling plastic bags of drinking water along city streets noisy with motorbikes and trucks....
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Drugs score big wins against lung, prostate, breast cancers

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 5:37am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Drugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors. There's even a "uni-drug" that may fight many forms of the disease....
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The Latest: Trump raps Justice appeal in travel ban case

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 4:36am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on Donald Trump and terrorism (all times local):...
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It won't be from sea-to-sea; how long will border wall be?

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 2:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House insists that plans for President Donald Trump's border wall are on track despite resistance from Congress. What it's not saying is how it envisions the wall these days....
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It won't be from sea-to-sea; how long will border wall be?

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 1:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House insists that plans for President Donald Trump's border wall are on track despite resistance from Congress. What it's not saying is how it envisions the wall these days....
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Several states moving to expand age kids must be in school

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 1:27am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A dozen states are trying to keep children in school longer, from making kindergarten mandatory to raising the legal drop-out age. But it's not an easy sell....
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Isolation by the West fuels a tech startup boom in Iran

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 12:18am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Mostafa Meisami has given up on the farming life, trading his old job raising cattle for a better-paying gig ferrying commuters through the notoriously traffic-clogged streets of the Iranian capital Tehran....
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New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 12:18am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple appears poised to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker that would create a new digital pipeline into people's homes....
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Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 11:18pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are headed home in a familiar spot after the first two games of the NBA Finals....
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Canadian man mows lawn with tornado behind him

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 11:18pm
THREE HILLS, Alberta (AP) -- A photograph of a Canadian man mowing a lawn with a tornado swirling behind him has caused a bit of a storm on social media....
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Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 10:18pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Alex Honnold had dreamed about climbing the mighty El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without any safety gear for eight years. But every time he looked up the massive granite wall, he found it too daunting....
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Day of Portland demonstrations marked by arrests, clashes

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 9:17pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Thousands of demonstrators and counter protesters converged in downtown Portland, Oregon, on Sunday, a day marked by multiple arrests and clashes between police and protesters....
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Bahrain cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 8:17pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Bahrain says it is cutting diplomatic ties to Qatar amid a deepening rift between Gulf Arab nations....
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The Latest: UAE, Egypt cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 8:17pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The Latest on the Gulf Arab dispute with Qatar (all times local):...
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10 Things to Know for Monday

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 7:17pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:...
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Run, Hide, Tell? London attack response likely saved lives

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 3:14pm
As reports of stabbings in a popular London nightspot started flowing in late Saturday, police sent out a tweet warning people in the area to run, hide and then call authorities....
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