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The Latest: Trump concludes combative UN address

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 8:32am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):...
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Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 8:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two former Cold War foes....
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The Latest: Trump makes his debut before UNGA

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 7:31am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):...
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The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 6:31am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):...
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FEMA isn't relying on trailers to house hurricane victims

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 6:31am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The hurricanes that battered Texas and Florida have likely spawned the worst disaster-created housing crisis since Hurricane Katrina left hundreds of thousands of Gulf Coast residents without homes more than a decade ago....
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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy, but keeps stores open

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 6:31am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys 'R' Us, the toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual....
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Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 4:29am
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma....
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Hurricane Maria lashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:27am
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria pounded the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico....
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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy but keeps stores open

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 3:27am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual....
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Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 1:25am
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is, quite literally, being wiped off the map....
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Haitians blocked at US border find 'Mexican dream'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 1:25am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the U.S. to pay up to $950 to have their prized possessions steamed and scrubbed for hours. They're never late, always hustle and come in on days off to learn new skills, traits that he says make them a model for their Mexican counterparts....
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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 1:25am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations....
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Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:23am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The problems keep piling up for Facebook, and it's unclear how long the internet giant will be able to brush them aside as it barrels toward acquiring its next billion users....
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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:23am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations....
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New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:21pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said sexual abuse is a problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations, pledging Monday to root out the problem "once and for all."...
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Smashing: MLB home run record on track to fall Tuesday

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:21pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Giancarlo Stanton's smacks, Aaron Judge's jolts and all those dizzying long balls helped Major League Baseball move another poke closer to the inevitable....
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The Latest: Refugees reject claim that some Rohingya safe

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:21pm
NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar (AP) -- The Latest on the violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh (all times local):...
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The person named most dangerous online might surprise you

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:21pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- One-time pop-punk princess Avril Lavigne has beaten superstar Beyonce at something, but she may not be totally happy with her victory - she's been named the most dangerous celebrity on the internet....
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Hurricane Maria, month's 2nd Cat 5 storm, lashes at Dominica

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 9:18pm
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria swept over the small island of Dominica with catastrophic Category 5 winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico....
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3 arrested during protest at Georgia Tech after vigil

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 9:18pm
ATLANTA (AP) -- Three people were arrested Monday night during a protest after a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said....
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