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Bon Jovi, Simone, Dire Straits to be inducted into Rock Hall

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 10:11am
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Bon Jovi, the Cars and four first-time nominees, including Nina Simone, will be inducted Saturday night as the 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class....
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AP investigation: Doctors keep licenses despite sex abuse

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 9:02am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The first time that Dr. Anthony Bianchi came onto a patient, California's medical board alleged, the gynecologist placed a chair against the exam room door, put his fingers into the woman's vagina and exposed his erect penis....
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'Winnie!' South Africa bids farewell to Madikizela-Mandela

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 9:02am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Tens of thousands of people sang, cheered and cried as the flag-draped casket of anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was escorted from her official funeral on Saturday, after supporters defended her complex legacy with poetry and anger....
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Analysis: Putin sits back as US, allies strike Syria

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:56am
MOSCOW (AP) -- Facing a stark choice between engaging the United States, Britain and France in combat or passively watching them strike his ally, President Vladimir Putin has opted for the peaceful route. That cautious response may dent the Russian leader's tough-man image but it won't undermine his gains in Syria or erode his authority at home....
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GOP devotes $250M to midterm strategy: Keep House majority

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:56am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican National Committee has committed $250 million to a midterm election strategy that has one goal above all else: Preserve the party's House majority for the rest of President Donald Trump's first term....
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Louisiana takes aim at Jim Crow-era jury law

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:56am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Louisiana is one of only two states in the country allowing a non-unanimous jury to convict a defendant of a felony, and a Louisiana lawmaker says it is time for the Jim Crow-era practice to end....
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Legal fight lingers for man freed in 1980 murder case

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:56am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- John Floyd spent 36 years locked up for a New Orleans murder he insisted he didn't commit. A federal judge sees things the same way and ordered his release from jail last year and a new trial. Her decision was backed by a federal appeals court....
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On the lower Rio Grande, a glimpse at the border Trump wants

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:56am
ROMA, Texas (AP) -- Stymied by Congress and the courts, President Donald Trump has struggled to make good on his signature campaign promises to build a wall and stop migrants. But there is at least one place where his vision is becoming reality: the sinuous lower Rio Grande Valley, scene of more unauthorized crossings than any other stretch between the Pacific Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico....
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AP Analysis: Gaza flare-up driven by deep misery in strip

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 6:56am
ALONG THE ISRAEL-GAZA BORDER (AP) -- The flareup of deadly violence in Gaza is of a new kind, even in the inventive annals of Mideast conflicts: Israeli soldiers shooting at Palestinian demonstrators burning tires and hurling firebombs across what looks like an international border, inflicting casualties while claiming concerns of a mass breach of the barrier....
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Justice watchdog: McCabe misled investigators on media

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Justice Department watchdog says fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe misled investigators over his role in a news media disclosure....
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While in Peru, Pence briefs US lawmakers on Syrian strikes

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:01am
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence, soon after arriving in Peru for a regional summit, fulfilled an urgent assignment from the White House: informing top American lawmakers about the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria before the Trump administration's announcement....
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Storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in Plains

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:01am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Midwest, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanketed much of the Northern Plains....
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Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:01am
Czech filmmaker Milos Forman, whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, died Saturday. He 86...
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Haula's goal in 2nd OT gives Vegas 2-1 win over Kings

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:01am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- What happens in Vegas, continues to happen in Vegas....
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Trump vows to back law to protect marijuana industry

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 4:56pm
DENVER (AP) -- President Donald Trump has promised to support legislation protecting the marijuana industry in states that have legalized the drug, a move that could lift a threat to the industry made by the U.S. attorney general just three months ago....
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10 things to know about the NBA playoffs

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 4:56pm
With the NBA playoffs starting Saturday, here are 10 things to know:...
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How Facebook ads target you

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 3:56pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you want to tailor a Facebook ad to a single user out of its universe of 2.2 billion, you could....
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Trump vows to back law to protect marijuana industry

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 3:56pm
DENVER (AP) -- President Donald Trump has promised to support legislation protecting the marijuana industry in states that have legalized the drug, a move that could lift a threat to the industry made by the U.S. attorney general just three months ago....
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Trump still mulling Syria strike; Russia assails gas photos

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 2:41pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Russia and Britain exchanged sharp accusations Friday over the suspected poison gas attack in Syria, and the U.S. Navy was moving an additional Tomahawk missile-armed ship within striking range as President Donald Trump and his national security aides mulled the scope and timing of an expected military assault....
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