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BBC women demand action on gender pay gap now, not in future

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 07/23/2017 - 2:14am
LONDON (AP) -- Prominent women at the BBC want the broadcaster's gender pay gap to be resolved now rather than in several years....
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The Latest: New champion happy but 'pretty tired of poker'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 07/23/2017 - 1:13am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Latest on the no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event in Las Vegas (all times local):...
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World Series of Poker Main Event in Vegas down to 2 players

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 07/23/2017 - 12:13am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The marquee no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event of the World Series of Poker is down to two players, both rookies, after a poker pro was eliminated Saturday night....
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Robot finds likely melted fuel heap inside Fukushima reactor

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:12pm
TOKYO (AP) -- Images captured by an underwater robot showed massive deposits believed to be melted nuclear fuel covering the floor of a damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant....
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California governor turns to housing, rail after climate win

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 9:11pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown's aggressive plea for lawmakers to renew California's signature climate change law proved fruitful this week, bolstering his credibility as a world leader in the fight against global warming....
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Spieth 1 round away from 3rd leg of Grand Slam

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 6:03pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) -- Jordan Spieth is one round away from the third leg of the career Grand Slam, and one year removed from a reminder that it won't be easy....
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Spieth 1 round away from 3rd leg of Grand Slam

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 5:02pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) -- Jordan Spieth is one round away from the third leg of the career Grand Slam, and one year removed from a reminder that it won't be easy....
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Trump's new message man deletes inconvenient tweets

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 1:56pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A day after accepting a top White House job, President Donald Trump's new communications adviser announced Saturday that he's deleting old tweets, saying his own views have evolved and that what he said in the past shouldn't be a distraction....
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The Latest: Trump dines with top aides at his Virginia club

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 12:55pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Virginia to commission an aircraft carrier (all times local):...
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Arizona tells armed drivers how to avoid deadly police s

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 12:55pm
PHOENIX (AP) -- Gun-friendly Arizona is trying to avoid deadly encounters between police and people behind the wheel by teaching armed drivers how they should handle themselves when they are pulled over....
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Arizona tells armed drivers how to avoid deadly police s

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 11:55am
PHOENIX (AP) -- Gun-friendly Arizona is trying to avoid deadly encounters between police and people behind the wheel by teaching armed drivers how they should handle themselves when they are pulled over....
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Trump helps commission $12.9 billion aircraft carrier

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:55am
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- President Donald Trump helped commission the USS Gerald R. Ford on Saturday and declared that the most advanced aircraft carrier to join the Navy will cause America's enemies to "shake with fear" whenever they see its form cutting across the horizon....
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Democrats herald agreement on sweeping Russia sanctions bill

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congressional Democrats announced Saturday that a bipartisan group of House and Senate negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package to punish Moscow for meddling in the presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria....
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German runaway girl who converted to Islam is found in Iraq

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:55am
BERLIN (AP) -- A German girl who ran away from home after converting to Islam has been found as Iraqi forces liberated the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State extremists, German and Iraqi officials said Saturday. She is reported to be in good health and will be interrogated next week by Iraqi officials....
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Country singer Scotty McCreery cited for handgun at airport

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:55am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Country singer Scotty McCreery has been cited after authorities say he had a loaded handgun with him in Raleigh-Durham International Airport....
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Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies at 72

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 8:55am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the "Home Alone" movie series, has died. He was 72....
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3 years after police chokehold death, US probe grinds on

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 8:55am
NEW YORK (AP) -- When federal prosecutors asked to meet last month with Eric Garner's family, it stoked speculation that their investigation into his death was finally nearing a resolution three years after his last words - "I can't breathe" - became a rallying cry for protests over police killings of black men....
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'Let 1994 go': Simpson case's racial symbolism now a relic

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 8:55am
Justin Zimmerman was a 7-year-old black boy in Moreno Valley, California, when O.J. Simpson was on trial for murder....
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