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Disney CEO: 'Last Jedi' not changed due to Fisher's death

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:59am
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- Disney CEO Bob Iger says the upcoming "Star Wars" sequel has not been changed due to the death of Carrie Fisher....
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Rachel Dolezal struggles after racial identity scandal

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 9:59am
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A woman who was once a black civil rights leader in Washington state, then lost her job after her parents exposed her as white struggles to make a living these days....
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Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:55am
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- A nonprofit group says hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries with workers as young as 14 supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands....
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Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new parking spot

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:55am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Astronauts ventured out on a spacewalk Friday to prep the International Space Station for a new parking spot....
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The Latest: Trump ties health care vote to abortion

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on an effort in Congress to pass a health care bill (all times local):...
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US-born panda Bao Bao makes first public appearance in China

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:55am
DUJIANGYAN, China (AP) -- American-born giant panda Bao Bao made her first appearance Friday before the public in southwestern China following her move there from Washington, D.C....
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Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:54am
CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian security official says ousted President Hosni Mubarak is back at home, free following his release from custody after legal proceedings that took years during which the country witnessed major upheavals....
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House sets risky health care vote after Trump demands it

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a gamble with monumental political stakes, Republicans set course for a climactic House vote on their health care overhaul after President Donald Trump claimed he was finished negotiating with GOP holdouts and determined to pursue the rest of his agenda, win or lose....
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Trump's pattern: Make claim first, then wait for facts

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For President Donald Trump, facts often follow fiction....
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Ivanka Trump: A White House force, just not an 'employee'

AP Top Headlines - Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump will have a security clearance, a West Wing office and the ear of her father on important policy matters. But don't call her an employee....
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Lawsuits blaming Saudi Arabia for 9/11 get new life

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:50pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- For years, family members of those killed on Sept. 11 and insurance companies tried unsuccessfully through the courts to hold Saudi Arabia or businesses and organizations there responsible for the terrorist attacks. Now that Congress has cleared the way, they're making a fresh effort....
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Bye, Michigan _ time for new lovable underdogs Xavier, SC

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:50pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Thanks, Michigan. It was fun while it lasted....
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Brady's Super Bowl jerseys returned to New England Patriots

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:48pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots....
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The Latest: Bluiett keeping Xavier in game vs Arizona

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 8:48pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Latest on the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):...
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Iraqi-American composer musically translates wartime letters

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 6:47pm
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) -- Rahim AlHaj cried every time he read the letters of eight Iraqis sharing personal, harrowing tales of love, loss and hope in wartime since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. Rather than retreat, the Iraqi-American composer and musician immersed himself in the stories and emerged with a collection of songs to illustrate them....
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Analysis: Trump the dealmaker struggles to seal the deal

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 5:42pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump often points to his best-selling book, "The Art of the Deal," as proof of his persuasive powers. But his deal-making abilities are being put to the ultimate test....
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The Latest: Williams only Zags player finding stroke early

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 5:42pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Latest on the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):...
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Maryland high school thrust into immigration debate

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 3:41pm
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- A Maryland high school has been thrust into the national immigration debate after a 14-year-old student said she was raped in a bathroom there by two classmates, including one who authorities said came to the U.S. illegally from Central America....
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Intel chairman hates spotlight_ but the spotlight found him

AP Top Headlines - Thu, 03/23/2017 - 3:41pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For a man who doesn't like the spotlight, the chairman of the House intelligence committee has secured himself a place in it....
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