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1 police officer killed, 3 injured in 2 shootings in Florida

49 min 17 sec ago
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, police said Saturday....
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The Latest: Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago

49 min 17 sec ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Latest on the extradition of a Northwestern University professor Wyndham Lathem and Oxford University staffer Andrew Warren (all times local):...
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The Latest: Chief says 1 officer killed, 1 wounded

3 hours 49 min ago
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on police officers shot in Florida (all times local):...
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A look at US-S. Korea war games and how North might respond

3 hours 49 min ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- America's annual joint military exercises with South Korea always frustrate North Korea. The war games set to begin Monday may hold more potential to provoke than ever, given President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" threats and Pyongyang's as-yet-unpursued plan to launch missiles close to Guam....
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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

Fri, 2017-08-18 22:27
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts....
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Dashcam video shows white cop punching black man during stop

Fri, 2017-08-18 22:27
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A dashcam video of a traffic stop that led to a white police officer with a history of disciplinary issues repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on pavement appears to show a different sequence of events than police had originally described....
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A look at US-S. Korea war games and how North might respond

Fri, 2017-08-18 22:27
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- America's annual joint military exercises with South Korea always frustrate North Korea. The war games set to begin Monday may hold more potential to provoke than ever, given President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" threats and Pyongyang's as-yet-unpursued plan to launch missiles close to Guam....
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Trump studying options for new approach to Afghan war

Fri, 2017-08-18 19:27
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is "studying and considering his options" for a new approach to Afghanistan and the broader South Asia region, the White House said Friday after the president huddled with his top national security aides at Camp David....
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Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save them?

Fri, 2017-08-18 16:26
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) -- One-hundred-fifty baskets of pink petunias hang from the light posts all over this city, watered regularly by residents trying to make their community feel alive again. A local artist spends his afternoons high in a bucket truck, painting a block-long mural of a little girl blowing bubbles, each circle the scene of an imagined, hopeful future....
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Dems risk culture war fight in Charlottesville response

Fri, 2017-08-18 16:26
ATLANTA (AP) -- President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture war....
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Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media

Fri, 2017-08-18 16:26
NEW YORK (AP) -- Taylor Swift had a "blank space, baby" across social media Friday - and Swifties went wild....
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Barcelona's victims: A snapshot of the world

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
PARIS (AP) -- The dead and injured in Barcelona were a snapshot of the world - men, women and children from nearly three dozen nations - testifying to the huge global appeal of the sun-kissed city....
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Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save them?

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) -- One-hundred-fifty baskets of pink petunias hang from the light posts all over this city, watered regularly by residents trying to make their community feel alive again. A local artist spends his afternoons high in a bucket truck, painting a block-long mural of a little girl blowing bubbles, each circle the scene of an imagined, hopeful future....
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After Charlottesville, colleges brace for more hate attacks

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
BOSTON (AP) -- Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing politics despite receiving online death threats....
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Widow won't sign, and that puts timeshare giant in a bind

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- There's a new twist in the standoff between an octogenarian widow in Florida who refused to sell her townhome and the giant developer that constructed a timeshare resort around her vacant, two-story building anyway....
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Charlie Cox, Finn Jones on 2 Marvel-ous 'Defenders' roles

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
NEW YORK (AP) -- Maybe you know them as Iron Fist and Daredevil. But now Finn Jones and Charlie Cox, who star as these Marvel superheroes on the Netflix series "Iron Fist" and "Daredevil," have joined forces with Mike Colter ("Luke Cage") and Krysten Ritter ("Jessica Jones") for a much-awaited miniseries hybrid....
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Fri, 2017-08-18 13:26
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:...
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After Charlottesville, colleges brace for more hate attacks

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:26
BOSTON (AP) -- Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing politics despite receiving online death threats....
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Several wounded in Finland stabbing; suspect shot in the leg

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:26
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- Police in Finland say they have shot a man in the leg after he was suspected of stabbing several people in the western city of Turku....
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