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China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:46am
BEIJING (AP) -- China is defending its handling of trademark applications from President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and her company, saying that all such requests are handled fairly....
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AP Exclusive: Dam managers made missteps in handling crisis

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:46am
OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- Late in the afternoon of Feb. 12, Sheriff Kory Honea was at the emergency operations center for the tallest dam in America when he overheard someone say something that stopped him in his tracks:...
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Billionaires, companies power Trump's record inaugural haul

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Powered by billionaires and corporations, President Donald Trump raised $107 million for his inaugural festivities, documents filed with the Federal Election Commission show, and nearly doubled the record set by President Barack Obama eight years ago....
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China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:40am
BEIJING (AP) -- China is defending its handling of trademark applications from President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and her company, saying that all such requests are handled fairly....
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People magazine names Julia Roberts 'World's Most Beautiful'

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 5:40am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Julia Roberts is more than just a "Pretty Woman." People magazine has named her the "World's Most Beautiful Woman" for a record fifth time....
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Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez dead after hanging self in cell

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:37am
MILFORD, Mass. (AP) -- Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for a murder conviction and just days ago was acquitted of a double murder, died after hanging himself in his prison cell Wednesday morning, Massachusetts prisons officials said....
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Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas, neighbors

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 4:37am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Unpredictable. Unhinged. Dangerous....
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McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 2:32am
Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens was undone by a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and an order of fries....
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US students satisfied with life, but some foreigners happier

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 2:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The good news: American high school students are generally satisfied with their lives. But many of their peers in other countries are happier....
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Phelps on comeback: 'We'll see if I get that itch again'

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 12:31am
Michael Phelps hasn't gotten the urge to return to swimming....
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AP PHOTOS: Big-money camels gallop to victory outside Dubai

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 11:31pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Forget the image of lumbering beasts trudging over sand dunes in slow-moving caravans - camels in Dubai are built for speed....
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AP investigation shows Peru backsliding on illegal logging

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 11:31pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- Never before had so much lumber been denied entry at a U.S. port on evidence that it was harvested illegally....
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AP investigation shows Peru backsliding on illegal logging

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 10:29pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- Never before had so much lumber been denied entry at a U.S. port on evidence that it was harvested illegally....
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The Latest: Georgia Democrat falls below majority threshold

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 9:27pm
DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) -- The Latest on Georgia's 6th Congressional District election. (all times local):...
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McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 9:27pm
Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens was undone by a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and an order of fries....
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How a community changed by refugees came to embrace Trump

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 9:27pm
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) -- Richard Rodrigue stood in the back of a banquet hall, watching his blond-haired, blue-eyed daughter mingle among her high school classmates. These teenagers speak dozens of languages, and hail from a dozen African nations....
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Bulls beat top-seeded Celtics 111-97 to take 2-0 series lead

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 9:27pm
BOSTON (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls talked often during the regular season about believing they had the personnel to play as a physically imposing team....
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Lowry bounces back, Raptors edge Bucks to even series at 1-1

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 8:26pm
TORONTO (AP) -- Kyle Lowry shrugged off his Game 1 struggles in style, and got the Raptors back on level terms....
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Trump administration says Iran complying with nuclear deal

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 8:26pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration has notified Congress that Iran is complying with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by former President Barack Obama, and says the U.S. has extended the sanctions relief given to the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on its atomic program....
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Fresno triple killer motivated by hate, not terrorism

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 7:25pm
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A man wanted in the slaying of a motel security guard set out to kill as many white people as he could, gunning down three men on the streets of downtown Fresno before he was captured and admitted to the killings, the city's police chief said Tuesday....
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