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Wade turns back the clock and 76ers in Game 2 Heat victory

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 2:31am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Dwyane Wade snuffed out one 76ers' rally by popping a 16-foot fadeaway with the shot clock ticking down. Wade made a halfhearted attempt at reaching his hand out toward a fallen defender before he scooted on his way....
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Defending Trump in Russia probe? It's hardly a dream job

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40pm
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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Young party official faces test as Cuba's next president

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40pm
SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) -- Raul Castro travels in motorcades of gleaming imported sedans. Rings of grim-faced bodyguards protect him, pistols under crisp guayabera shirts. The 86-year-old president of Cuba arrives at official events moments before they begin, and the audience rises to applaud....
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Trump to host Japan's Abe amid strain over N. Korea, tariffs

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- President Donald Trump will play host to Japan's Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago this week amid growing strain between the two countries over the president's planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and his push for new tariffs....
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Mighty Mississippi: Scientists use model in land loss fight

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Scientists working on new ways to battle the erosion that threatens Louisiana's coastline have a dramatic new tool: a massive replica of the lower Mississippi River....
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Israeli series exposes raw wounds from ethnic Jewish divide

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:40pm
JERUSALEM (AP) -- An electrifying new documentary series on the problematic integration of Middle Eastern Jews by Israel's European founders in the 1950s has reopened old wounds of an ethnic divide within Judaism ahead of the country's 70th anniversary festivities....
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Commercial and critical darling Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 8:30pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kendrick Lamar won the Pulitzer Prize for music Monday, making history as the first non-classical or jazz artist to win the prestigious prize....
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Wade turns back the clock and 76ers in Game 2 Heat victory

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 8:30pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance, scoring 28 points to end the 76ers' 17-game winning streak and lead the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia on Monday night and even the first-round playoff series....
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US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 6:56pm
Washington and London on Monday jointly accused the Russian government of maliciously targeting global internet equipment for political and economic espionage....
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Starbucks to train workers on 'unconscious bias,' CEO says

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 6:56pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on "unconscious bias," CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists held more protests at a Philadelphia store where two black men were arrested after employees said they were trespassing....
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Trump lawyer forced to reveal another client: Sean Hannity

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 3:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A legal fight over what should happen to records the FBI seized from President Donald Trump's personal attorney took a surprise twist Monday when the lawyer, Michael Cohen, was forced to reveal a secret - that he had also done legal work for Fox News host Sean Hannity....
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What's in those seized records? Trump's biggest new worry

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 3:40pm
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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Destruction, traumatized residents in Syrian town of Douma

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 3:40pm
DOUMA, Syria (AP) -- Two days after Syrian troops declared this town near the capital, Damascus, liberated from rebel fighters and 10 days since a suspected chemical attack, a tour on Monday revealed widespread destruction and traumatized residents who recalled months spent cowering in crowded underground shelters infested with lice, with barely any food or water....
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Starbucks to train workers on 'unconscious bias,' CEO says

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 3:40pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on "unconscious bias," CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists held more protests at a Philadelphia store where two black men were arrested after employees said they were trespassing....
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What's in those seized records? Trump's biggest new worry

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 2:40pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump and his allies have hit a new level of anxiety after the raid on his personal attorney's office. They're growing fearful of deeper exposure for the president, his inner circle and his children. And they're concerned that they don't know exactly what is in the records and electronic devices seized last week....
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Times, New Yorker win Pulitzer for Weinstein scandal

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 2:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Times and The New Yorker won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday for breaking the Harvey Weinstein scandal with reporting that galvanized the #MeToo movement and set off a worldwide reckoning over sexual misconduct in the workplace....
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Commercial and critical darling Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 2:40pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kendrick Lamar won the Pulitzer Prize for music Monday, making history as the first non-classical or jazz artist to win the prestigious prize....
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George and Barbara Bush, a 'storybook' 73-year marriage

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 2:40pm
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The Latest: Hannity: Cohen legal consultation 'no big deal'

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 1:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on efforts by President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer to stop criminal prosecutors from reviewing materials seized in raids before they have a chance to review them for potential breach of attorney-client privilege. (all times local):...
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Commercial and critical darling Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 1:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer Prize for music, making history as the first non-classical or jazz artist to win the prestigious prize....
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