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 2018-04-25 20:16 

AFP

US jury begins deliberations in Cosby trial...

A Pennsylvania jury began deliberations Wednesday in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial, tasked with deciding whether the disgraced megastar drugged and molested a young woman at his home 14 years ago.The global network of Agence France Presse covers...

 2018-04-25 20:13 

AP

Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade complimentary tweets...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's newest bromance: Yeezus and The Donald....

 2018-04-25 20:12 

AP

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

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — While building a national nonprofit for military veterans, former Navy SEAL officer Eric Greitens solicited millions of dollars from hundreds of wealthy individuals, corp......

 2018-04-25 20:05 

AP

Alaska games mimic hunting tasks, like sneaking up on a seal...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — To most spectators, the term "Olympics" means world-class swimming competitions, downhill skiing or the 100-meter dash....

 2018-04-25 20:04 

AP

Jury begins deliberating in Bill Cosby's sex-assault case...

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The jury at Bill Cosby's sexual assault case began deliberating Wednesday in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, weighing charges he drugged and molested a woman......

 2018-04-25 20:02 

AP

Transgender inmate sues prison over witchcraft rights...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A transgender inmate is suing a North Carolina prison, saying it's blocking her from practicing witchcraft....

 2018-04-25 20:01 

AP

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

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on South Carolina's House considering cutting electric rates used to pay for failed nuclear plants (all times local):3:45 p.m.The South Carolina House has renew......

 2018-04-25 20:01 

AP

Trump's travel ban likely to be upheld, justices indicate...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seemed poised Wednesday to uphold President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the U.S. by visitors from several Muslim-majority countries, giving the president a m......

 2018-04-25 20:01 

AP

Strong travel demand lifts Boeing in first quarter...

DALLAS (AP) — The desire by people to see the world is giving Boeing a huge lift, and executives at the aircraft maker say travel is a long-term growth industry....

 2018-04-25 20:00 

AP

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

MILWAUKEE (AP) — 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 19:59 

AP

The Latest: Brother of serial killer's victims cheers arrest...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on developments in a California serial killer case (all times local):12:55 p.m.A family member of a couple who were victims of a California serial killer de......

 2018-04-25 19:55 

AP

DNA linked former police officer to serial killings...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A DNA match in the past six days tied a former police officer to some of the crimes committed by a California serial killer behind at least 12 homicides and 45 rapes throu......

 2018-04-25 19:54 

UPI

Data drop: Gaia observations offer new details on billions of stars...

As promised, Gaia made its second data release available to the public on Wednesday, offering new details on some 1.38 billion stars....

 2018-04-25 19:54 

AP

Hostility toward journalists rising worldwide, watchdog says...

PARIS (AP) — Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders says hostility toward journalists is growing worldwide, often encouraged by political leaders — even in democratic countries....

 2018-04-25 19:54 

AP

Elite teams have success in the draft on Day 3 and later...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eighteen starters in the last Super Bowl were selected in the fourth round or lower, including six players who didn't get a call until the NFL draft was over....

 2018-04-25 19:53 

AP

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

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man with a weapon was arrested Wednesday afternoon at the Iranian interests section in Washington, the Secret Service said....

 2018-04-25 19:53 

Reuters

[ Health ]

Court rules gravely ill UK child cannot travel to Vatican hospital...

LIVERPOOL, England (Reuters) - A British court rejected an appeal on Wednesday from parents of a gravely ill 23-month-old boy to take their son to Italy for treatment, a case that has drawn international attention, including from Pope Francis....

 2018-04-25 19:52 

AP

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

NEW YORK (AP) — 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 T......

 2018-04-25 19:50 

Reuters Canada

Canada slams U.S. on steel, sunset clause as NAFTA talks heat up...

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Wednesday reiterated Canada's opposition to proposed U.S. steel tariffs due to come into force next week, as pressure mounts to seal a quick deal on updating NAFTA....

 2018-04-25 19:50 

Reuters Canada

Canada slams U.S. on steel, sunset clause as NAFTA talks heat up...

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Wednesday reiterated Canada's opposition to proposed U.S. steel tariffs due to come into force next week, as pressure mounts to seal a quick deal on updating NAFTA....

 2018-04-25 19:49 

UPI

White Sox phenom Yoan Moncada hits first leadoff homer...

Chicago White Sox star prospect-turned-starting second baseman Yoan Moncada the first leadoff home run of his career Wednesday in Chicago....

 2018-04-25 19:49 

AP

Carson plan would raise rent for millions in public housing...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of families living in federally subsidized public housing would pay more for rent under a proposal unveiled Wednesday by Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson....

 2018-04-25 19:47 

AP

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

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A civil rights lawyer is accusing police in an Alabama city of mistreating a black woman who was arrested inside a Waffle House restaurant....

 2018-04-25 19:46 

AP

The Latest: Man accused of serial killings is charged...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on developments in a California serial killer case (all times local):12:45 p.m.California authorities say a man they suspect of being a serial killer tied t......

 2018-04-25 19:45 

AP

Column: Don't bet on real reform in college athletics...

Don't bother reading too deeply into the report of the latest NCAA commission on the mess that is big time college basketball....

 2018-04-25 19:43 

AFP

Syria regime retakes new region outside capital...

Syria's regime on Wednesday moved to tighten its grip on the capital as it retook a new region outside Damascus from rebels and pounded southern districts to oust jihadists.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have new...

 2018-04-25 19:42 

Reuters

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Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush out of intensive care...

(Reuters) - Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush has been moved from an intensive care unit at Houston Methodist Hospital to a regular patient room as he recovers from an infection that spread to his blood, a spokesman said on Wednesday....

 2018-04-25 19:41 

Reuters

[ Health ]

Fatigue a major risk in ridesharing industry...

(Reuters Health) - Fatigue and sleepiness are inherent safety risks in the ridesharing industry today, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine warns....

 2018-04-25 19:38 

AP

French billionaire Bollore charged in Africa corruption case...

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

 2018-04-25 19:38 

AP

BP relief debate heats up on the Mississippi coast...

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — The battle over how the state should spend $700 million in economic damage payments from an oil spill continues on the Mississippi Gulf Coast....

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