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 2018-04-25 20:09 

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Venues reject Cynthia Nixon campaign event, she blames Cuomo...

Democratic candidate for New York governor Cynthia Nixon thinks two-time incumbent Andrew Cuomo is behind two venues refusing to host her campaign's first stop in the state's second-largest city....

 2018-04-25 20:08 

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Nevada student sues over dress code banning pro-gun shirts...

An eighth-grade student has filed a federal lawsuit accusing his northern Nevada school district of violating his First Amendment rights after he says he was told his pro-gun T-shirt violates the district's dress code....

 2018-04-25 20:06 

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Transgender inmate sues prison over witchcraft rights...

A transgender inmate is suing a North Carolina prison, saying it's blocking her from practicing witchcraft....

 2018-04-25 20:05 

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The Latest: S Carolina House takes risk, passes own rate cut...

The Latest on South Carolina's House considering cutting electric rates used to pay for failed nuclear plants (all times local):...

 2018-04-25 20:03 

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Judge: Wisconsin sex offender can visit sick son at hospital...

A Milwaukee County judge says a registered sex offender must be allowed to visit his severely ill 9-year-old son over the objections of Wisconsin Children's Hospital....

 2018-04-25 20:02 

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Montgomery County, Md., has 421 parks. This guy wants to visit every one....

The county's Planning Board chief needs to average eight a week to meet his goal....

 2018-04-25 19:55 

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How Comcast is trying to change the cable game...

If you can't beat them, join them. Comcast is trying to refigure the traditional cable bundle, adding services like Netflix to its subscription packages and offering internet-only TV streaming....

 2018-04-25 19:54 

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Giant sloth vs. ancient man: Footprints reveal prehistoric hunt...

Scientists uncovered evidence in New Mexico's White Sands National Monument of ancient humans engaged in a deadly face-off with a giant sloth, showing for the first time how our ancestors might have tackled such a formidable prey....

 2018-04-25 19:52 

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Legal experts: Greitens not entitled to charity donor list...

Legal experts say Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was not entitled to use a donor list from a veterans' charity he founded to raise money for his political campaign....

 2018-04-25 19:52 

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Lawyer: Police mistreated black woman in restaurant arrest...

Police officers in a south Alabama city mistreated a black woman who was thrown down and arrested during a videotaped confrontation in a Waffle House restaurant, an attorney for her family said Wednesday....

 2018-04-25 19:45 

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A U.S. diplomat killed a motorcyclist while driving in Pakistan, and it's adding to bilateral tensions...

The incident recalled the 2011 controversy over a CIA contractor who shot and killed two men in Lahore....

 2018-04-25 19:41 

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French billionaire Bollore charged in Africa corruption case...

French businessman Vincent Bollore has been given preliminary charges in an investigation into alleged corruption surrounding lucrative port deals in Africa....

 2018-04-25 19:40 

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Baseball document, thought worth millions, spurs court fight...

The family of a late baseball executive is suing an auction house over the 1876 National League constitution, one of the most valuable artifacts in sports....

 2018-04-25 19:35 

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Turkish court finds newspaper staff guilty on terror charges...

A Turkish court has convicted journalists and other staff members from the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper on terror charges....

 2018-04-25 19:35 

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A look at well-known serial killers in the US since 1971...

A former police officer who authorities suspect was an elusive serial killer who committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes and dozens of burglaries across California in the 1970s and 1980s was arrested Wednesday. A law enforcement official identified the ...

 2018-04-25 19:35 

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Everything at the Korean talks will have symbolic meaning...

Take a look inside the newly renovated Peace House, where South Korea's Moon Jae-in will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....

 2018-04-25 19:34 

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Macron: U.S. will return to Paris climate deal someday...

French President Emmanuel Macron asked U.S. lawmakers at a joint meeting of Congress April 25,...

 2018-04-25 19:33 

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Authorities say suspect in serial killings has been charged with 2 counts of murder in Ventura County...

Authorities say suspect in serial killings has been charged with 2 counts of murder in Ventura County....

 2018-04-25 19:32 

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Texas governor wants Farenthold to pay for special election...

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is asking a former congressman from his own party who resigned following sexual harassment allegations to pay for the special election to replace him....

 2018-04-25 19:31 

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TV highlights: 'Quantico' returns for season 3...

Thursday, April 26, 2018 |...

 2018-04-25 19:30 

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Man faces murder count in deadly nor'easter road rage attack...

Authorities have made an arrest in what they say was a deadly road rage incident that occurred during a nor'easter last month....

 2018-04-25 19:30 

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Prosecutor says DNA tied serial killing suspect to two decades-old killings in Sacramento County...

Prosecutor says DNA tied serial killing suspect to two decades-old killings in Sacramento County....

 2018-04-25 19:23 

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson to propose raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies...

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Wednesday proposed raising the amount that low-income families are expected to pay for rent — tripling it for the poorest households — as well as encouraging those receiving housing su...

 2018-04-25 19:21 

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The Latest: Bush out of ICU, alert and doctors pleased...

The Latest on the health of former President George H.W. Bush. (all times local):...

 2018-04-25 19:20 

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Cher performs 'Fernando' at CinemaCon to standing ovation...

Cher and a dozen backup dancers have brought the house down Wednesday in Las Vegas with a surprise performance of Abba's "Fernando" for CinemaCon attendees, who responded with a standing ovation....

 2018-04-25 19:18 

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S Carolina House considers whether to remove nuclear fee...

The leader of Republicans in the South Carolina House is asking representatives to reject a bill that cuts most of the charges utility customers are paying for two abandoned nuclear plants....

 2018-04-25 19:12 

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Man with weapon arrested at Iranian interests section in DC...

The U.S. Secret Service says a man was arrested with a weapon at the Iranian interests section in Washington....

 2018-04-25 19:11 

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Malian musician Sidi Tour brings welcomely joyous songs to the Kennedy Center...
 2018-04-25 19:09 

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Sessions, citing America's opioid epidemic, tells Senate panel he's taking on drug companies...

The attorney general appeared on Capitol Hill to discuss the Justice Department's proposed budget....

 2018-04-25 19:08 

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Dog bites police horse during mounted unit event...

Authorities say a dog in a yard near a police mounted unit event in Pennsylvania escaped and bit one of the participating horses on its legs....

 2018-04-25 19:08 

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Democrats demand more details on CIA nominee's covert work...

Several Democratic senators are demanding more information about the ex-covert operative who's President Donald Trump's pick to lead the CIA....

 2018-04-25 19:05 

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YouTube overhauls kids' app after complaints about content...

YouTube is overhauling its kid-focused video app to give parents the option of letting humans, not computer algorithms, select what shows their children can watch....

 2018-04-25 19:05 

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ConocoPhillips wins $2 billion arbitration against Venezuela...

ConocoPhillips says it won a $2 billion arbitration award against Venezuela's state oil company over the seizure a decade ago of investments in two projects in the OPEC nation....

 2018-04-25 19:04 

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Dominican authorities seize nearly $1.5M in cash...

Authorities in the Dominican Republic have confiscated nearly $1.5 million in cash found in commercial goods....

 2018-04-25 19:00 

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Sanders won't say if Trump disavows campaign call for Muslim ban...

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on April 25 dodged a question about whether President Trump disavows calls during the campaign to ban Muslims from entering the United States. The question comes after the Supreme Court heard oral argumen...

 2018-04-25 18:59 

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Lee lawyer seeks to block suit over 'Mockingbird' production...

A lawyer for the estate of Harper Lee is trying to halt a lawsuit filed by a producer who plans to stage a Broadway production of the writer's classic "To Kill a Mockingbird."...

 2018-04-25 18:58 

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European Space Agency satellite rides to orbit from Russia...

A Russian rocket has carried into orbit a satellite that is part of the European Space Agency's earth observation program....

 2018-04-25 18:57 

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ConocoPhillips says it won $2 billion arbitration award against Venezuela's state oil company over asset seizures....

ConocoPhillips says it won $2 billion arbitration award against Venezuela's state oil company over asset seizures....

 2018-04-25 18:55 

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Melania Trump's fashion makes a statement during French visit...

Melania Trump has been a quiet presence in Washington since her husband took office in 2017. But her outfits as the first lady have got people talking....

 2018-04-25 18:54 

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Afghanistan refugees host thank you dinner for Bismarck...

A family from Afghanistan is cooking a community meal for Bismarck residents to thank those who helped them resettle in North Dakota two years ago....

 2018-04-25 18:53 

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Portable test helps identify refugees at risk of outbreaks...

Call it a lab in a box: Researchers created a device about the size of a toaster that can test a drop of blood to tell, in about half an hour, who's immune to certain infections and who's not....

 2018-04-25 18:53 

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Prince William board approves budget without tax hike for data centers...

Board chair Corey A. Stewart proposed tripling the rate for data centers to pay for schools and lower taxes for county residents....

 2018-04-25 18:53 

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House member seeks to stop turkey drop at Arkansas festival...

A Nevada congresswoman wants her colleagues to ban the dropping of live turkeys from low-flying airplanes, as is done at an Arkansas festival every fall....

 2018-04-25 18:52 

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'Golden State Killer' suspect arrested more than 40 years after crime sprees...

Sacramento officials announced on April 25 that Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, had been charged with two counts of murder....

 2018-04-25 18:48 

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Ancient skeleton of child found in ruins of Pompeii's bath...

Work at ancient thermal baths in Pompeii's ruins has revealed the skeleton of a crouching child who perished in Mount Vesuvius' eruption in A.D. 79....

 2018-04-25 18:47 

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White House: DACA ruling 'extraordinarily broad and wrong'...

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on April 25 said a federal judge's ruling ordering the Trump administration to continue DACA and open it to new applicants was "broad and wrong."...

 2018-04-25 18:44 

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The Latest: Former police officer named as serial killer...

The Latest on developments in a California serial killer case (all times local):...

 2018-04-25 18:43 

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Armenians protest as acting leader suggests new elections...

Protests turned to celebrations in Armenia's capital city, Yerevan, on April 25, after the acting prime minister suggested holding new parliamentary elections....

 2018-04-25 18:43 

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A new George RR Martin book planned — but not THAT book...

As the world awaits his next "A Song of Ice and Fire," George RR Martin has begun a new project....

 2018-04-25 18:42 

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Authorities say pastor arrested on child pornography charges...

Authorities say a pastor at a church in Maryland has been arrested on child pornography charges....

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