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Wanted by the IOC: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:10pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Wanted: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics....
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US inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:10pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Inflation pressures appear to be building in the U.S. economy, a prospect that is heightening anxiety about potentially higher borrowing rates that could slow economic growth....
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France: 'Perpetual' house arrest prompts vote, hunger strike

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:10am
PARIS (AP) -- Kamel Daoudi's days are parceled out in intervals as unvarying as the alarm reminders on his tablet: 7 a.m., 9:15 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 3:15 p.m., 5:45 p.m., 9:00 p.m....
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AP sources: Mitt Romney to launch Senate campaign Thursday

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 9:10am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah....
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How best to treat opioids' youngest sufferers? No one knows

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 9:10am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Two babies, born 15 months apart to the same young woman overcoming opioid addiction. Two very different treatments....
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Watchdog's report faults VA chief over Europe trip expenses

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 9:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An internal watchdog's investigation has found that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and likely wrongly used taxpayer money to cover his wife's airfare for an 11-day European trip....
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Truly best in show: Westminster winner making Broadway debut

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 9:10am
NEW YORK (AP) -- America's new top dog is set to become best in a Broadway show....
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Suspect wounded, SUV stopped after shooting at NSA gate

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 7:10am
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) -- One person was wounded in a shooting Wednesday morning outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade....
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Wisdom and drive: Older Olympians becoming the norm

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 7:10am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- For her 50th birthday, Canadian curler Cheryl Bernard informed her husband that they would mark the occasion by hiking eight hours a day along Italy's rugged Amalfi coast. "Seriously?" he replied....
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Suspect injured, SUV stopped after shooting at NSA gate

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 6:07am
FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) -- Police responded to a shooting Wednesday outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, where authorities surrounded a handcuffed man after a black SUV ran into a barrier....
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Shaun White wins 3rd Olympic gold in contest for the ages

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 5:06am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Snowboarding at the Olympics turned 20 this year, and there's a good chance that in another two decades, people will still be talking about the contest that went down in the mountains of South Korea on Wednesday....
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'Deep down': Rivalry between Koreas, Japan transcends sports

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 5:06am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) -- As South Korea's national soccer coach prepared to play Japan in a 1954 World Cup qualifier, President Syngman Rhee, who'd been liberated, with the rest of Korea, from Japan's brutal colonial rule in 1945, had some advice should the Koreans lose: "Don't think about coming back alive," he supposedly told the coach. "Just throw yourself into the Genkai Sea."...
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Shaun White refers to sexual misconduct lawsuit as "gossip"

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 3:04am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Shaun White dismissed the sexual misconduct allegations made against him in a 2016 lawsuit as "gossip" and hurried away from reporters trying to ask him more about the allegations Wednesday, just hours after winning his third gold medal in the men's halfpipe....
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Shaun White refers to sexual misconduct lawsuit as "gossip"

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 2:04am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Shaun White dismissed the sexual misconduct allegations made against him in a 2016 lawsuit as "gossip" and hurried away from reporters trying to ask him more about the allegations Wednesday, just hours after winning his third gold medal in the men's halfpipe....
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Shaun White refers to sexual assault lawsuit as "gossip"

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 1:01am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- Shaun White dismissed the sexual assault allegations made against him in a 2016 lawsuit as "gossip" and hurried away from reporters trying to ask him more about the allegations Wednesday, just hours after winning his third gold medal in the men's halfpipe....
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GOP women frustrated by Trump's approach to abuse charges

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 1:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump White House's handling of abuse charges against men in its midst is frustrating prominent Republican women as the party's yearslong struggle to attract female voters stretches into the 2018 midterm elections....
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APNewsBreak: Shooting range tied to Trumps rattles neighbors

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:01am
WINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- President Donald Trump's two grown sons arrived at this tranquil, rural upstate New York hamlet with a bang....
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South African police target business family linked to Zuma

AP Top Headlines - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:01am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African police have raided the residential compound of a business family suspected of using its ties to President Jacob Zuma to influence Cabinet appointments and land state contracts....
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GOP women frustrated by Trump's approach to abuse charges

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 10:58pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump White House's handling of abuse charges against men in its midst is frustrating prominent Republican women as the party's yearslong struggle to attract female voters stretches into the 2018 midterm elections....
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Party's over: Raucous Fat Tuesday gives way to solemn Lent

AP Top Headlines - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 10:58pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the streets in elaborate or funny costumes evoking Marie Antoinette, President Donald Trump and glamorous vampires. And amused bystanders took in the chaotic scene from lawn chairs....
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