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Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:25am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court said Tuesday that part of a federal law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes is too vague to be enforced....
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Study: Diamond from the sky may have come from 'lost planet'

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:25am
BERLIN (AP) -- Fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth about a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system, according to a study published Tuesday....
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Jet with engine, window damage makes emergency landing

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:25am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Southwest Airlines jet made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport Tuesday with part of the covering from its left engine ripped off and a window damaged....
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IRS payment site fails on tax day, but you still have to pay

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:25am
Just in time for tax day: The IRS website to make payments is down. But you still have to pay your taxes....
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Russian sex guru, follower blame US for continued detention

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:25am
PATTAYA, Thailand (AP) -- A Russian sex guru and his followers, one of whom claims to have evidence of Moscow's interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, were acquitted Tuesday by a court in Thailand on charges of violating labor laws but still face other charges which could land them in prison for more than 10 years....
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Lawyer: El Chapo's mental health is deteriorating

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:25am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Notorious Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is having psychological problems that could hinder his ability to fight U.S. drug-trafficking charges, his lawyer and wife said Tuesday....
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Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:10am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court said Tuesday that part of a federal law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes is too vague to be enforced....
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California city approves ordinance against sanctuary policy

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:10am
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) -- The conservative backlash against California's so-called sanctuary law has taken the form of lawsuits and public tongue-lashings....
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Forecasters warn of rare, life-threatening wildfire weather

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:10am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Forecasters warned of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma battled blazes that have killed at least two people....
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Man with 3 faces: Frenchman gets 2nd face transplant

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:10am
LONDON (AP) -- In a medical first, a French surgeon says he has performed a second face transplant on the same patient - who is now doing well and even spent a recent weekend in Brittany....
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Defending Trump in Russia probe? It's hardly a dream job

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 7:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Several prominent lawyers asked to help represent President Donald Trump in the last year have spurned the assignment at least partly out of concerns he wouldn't pay his bills and doesn't listen to legal advice, according to people familiar with the conversations....
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Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from US agency

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 7:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the United States, health officials said Tuesday....
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Supreme Court says Sotomayor breaks shoulder in fall at home

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 7:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor broke her left shoulder in a fall at her Washington home....
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Anxiety grows for Trump after raid on his personal lawyer

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump and his allies have hit a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney's office, fearful of deeper exposure for Trump, his inner circle and his adult children - and more than concerned that they don't know exactly what is in those records and electronic devices seized last week....
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Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from US agency

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. health officials say a closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant significantly reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the country....
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Months later, mudslide survivors finding personal treasures

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 6:55am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- When a torrent of mud crashed through Mari Mitchel's bedroom in Southern California three months ago, it carried away everything from massive pieces of antique family furniture to a tiny pouch that held her wedding and engagement rings and a beloved pendant....
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'I climb for all women': Single mom plans 9th Everest summit

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 6:55am
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Between raising two daughters and working as a dishwasher at Whole Foods, Lhakpa Sherpa just doesn't have time for training to climb Mount Everest. Even so, she has done it a record eight times - and hopes to outdo herself yet again....
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ABC makes unusual decision to release all of Comey talk

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 2:31am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Before airing George Stephanopoulos' interview with former FBI Director James Comey, ABC News made the unusual decision of releasing a full transcript of its nearly five-hour talk, including all the material that was not included in the broadcast....
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