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Weinstein stories that sparked #MeToo win Pulitzer Prize

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 1:25pm
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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George and Barbara Bush, a 'storybook' 73-year marriage

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 1:25pm
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Weinstein stories that sparked #MeToo win Pulitzer Prize

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:25pm
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 national reckoning over sexual misconduct in the workplace....
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The Latest: Kendrick Lamar the 1st rapper to win Pulitzer

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:25pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on the Pulitzer Prizes (all times local):...
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5 takeaways from Comey book, ABC interview

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:25pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- James Comey has a lot to say about Donald Trump - and none of it is good....
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8-year-old boy at school slashes other students with knife

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:25pm
SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) -- An 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and randomly attacked three other children Monday, authorities said....
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Desi Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:10am
BOSTON (AP) -- Desiree Linden splashed her way through icy rain and a near-gale headwind to win the Boston Marathon on Monday, the first victory for an American woman since 1985....
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8-year-old boy at school slashes other students with knife

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:10am
SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities say an 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and attacked three other children....
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The Latest: Japan's Kawauchi surges to Boston Marathon win

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:10am
BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon (all times local):...
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UK court rules against parents who want treatment for son

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:10am
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's Court of Appeal ruled Monday against the parents of a terminally ill toddler who sought permission to take him to Italy for medical treatment that lower U.K. courts blocked in favor of suspending life support....
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Starbucks CEO hopes to meet with men arrested in Philly shop

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 8:55am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The CEO of Starbucks arrived in Philadelphia hoping to meet with two black men who were arrested when the coffee chain's employees called 911 and said they were trespassing, while about two dozen chanting protesters took over the shop Monday....
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Starbucks CEO hopes to meet with men arrested in Philly shop

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 7:55am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The CEO of Starbucks arrived in Philadelphia hoping to meet with two black men who were arrested when the coffee chain's employees called 911 and said they were trespassing. Meanwhile, protesters took over the shop Monday....
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Immune therapy scores big win against lung cancer in study

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 7:55am
CHICAGO (AP) -- For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer. It's the biggest win so far for immunotherapy, which has had much of its success until now in less common cancers....
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7 inmates dead, 17 injured in South Carolina prison fighting

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 6:55am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Seven inmates were killed and at least 17 others seriously injured as inmates were left to fight for more than seven hours before authorities regained control of a maximum-security prison....
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Chinese exporters scramble to cope with Trump tariff hike

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 6:55am
BEIJING (AP) -- Facing a possible U.S. tariff hike, one of China's biggest ball bearing makers, Cixin Group, is weighing plans to rush shipments to American customers before the increase makes its sales unprofitable....
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Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 6:55am
BERLIN (AP) -- Hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets linked to the era of Danish King Harald Gormsson have been found on the eastern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea....
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7 inmates dead, 17 injured in South Carolina prison fighting

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 5:08am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Seven inmates have been killed and at least 17 others seriously injured amid fighting between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina....
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AP Exclusive: Jailed Chinese pastor's US family seeks mercy

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 5:08am
BEIJING (AP) -- The Rev. John Sanqiang Cao paid no more than three dollars for the trip that would end up costing him his freedom....
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Protesters at Starbucks chant company is 'anti-black'

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 5:08am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- About two dozen chanting protesters have entered a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested after store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing....
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AP Exclusive: Jailed Chinese pastor's US family seeks mercy

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:40pm
BEIJING (AP) -- The Rev. John Sanqiang Cao paid no more than three dollars for the trip that would end up costing him his freedom....
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