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 2021-09-22 02:30 

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ADB: Asia below pre-pandemic levels as variants slow rebound...

Developing economies in Asia will likely grow at a slower pace than earlier expected due to prolonged COVID-19 outbreaks and uneven progress in vaccinations, the Asian Development Bank said in a re......

 2021-09-22 02:23 

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Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit won't run in Pa Derby...

BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) — Medina Spirit, the Kentucky Derby winner who failed a postrace drug test, won't run in Saturday's $1 million Pennsylvania Derby.Embattled Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert said ......

 2021-09-22 02:01 

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Josh Rogers allows 1 run to lead Nationals over Marlins 7-1...

MIAMI (AP) — Josh Rogers pitched 7 2/3 innings of one-run ball and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 7-1 Tuesday night.Rogers (2-0) scattered five hits, struck out four and walked two......

 2021-09-22 02:00 

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Lavelle, Morgan shine as US women rout Paraguay again, 8-0...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rose Lavelle thrilled her hometown fans with a goal and three assists in the first 15 minutes, Alex Morgan scored three goals and the United States women routed Paraguay 8-0 in an......

 2021-09-22 01:54 

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AP PHOTOS: Behind barricades, Vietnam battles 'enemy' virus...

VUNG TAU, Vietnam (AP) — The roadblocks and barricades make the streets of this southern Vietnamese city look like they did during the war that ended almost 50 years ago. But this time, the battle ......

 2021-09-22 01:43 

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Brazil health minister tests positive for the coronavirus...

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's health minister tested positive for the coronavirus in New York after President Jair Bolsonaro spoke at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday.Brazil's government said in a ......

 2021-09-22 01:41 

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Chang 3-run triple off Benintendi's glove, Indians beat KC...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yu Chang hit a bases-loaded triple off left fielder Andrew Benintendi's glove in the first inning, leading Cal Quantrill and Cleveland Indians over the Kansas City Royals 4-1 Tuesd......

 2021-09-22 01:40 

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Hawaii anti-vaccine leader has regrets after getting COVID...

HONOLULU (AP) — A man who helped organize a Hawaii group that opposes COVID-19 vaccines and mandates says he contracted the disease and now has regrets.Chris Wikoff told Hawaii News Now this week t......

 2021-09-22 01:33 

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Top Southern Baptist committee funds sex abuse probe...

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — A top Southern Baptist Convention committee agreed Tuesday to fund a third-party investigation into its handling of sexual abuse allegations but held off on waiving its ......

 2021-09-22 01:16 

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Pads stars Machado, Tatis say all's well after dugout dustup...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Padres All-Stars Manny Machado and Fernando Tatis Jr. stood next to each other and said it's all good between them after their weekend shouting match in the dugout during......

 2021-09-22 01:15 

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Alaska man sentenced to 99 years in death of Kotzebue girl...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Kotzebue man was sentenced to 99 years in prison Tuesday in the death of Ashley Johnson-Barr, a 10-year-old whose 2018 disappearance captured national attention.Peter Van......

 2021-09-22 00:53 

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Manila mayor, ex-scavenger and actor, to seek presidency...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The popular mayor of the Philippine capital said Wednesday he will run for president in next year's elections, the latest aspirant in what is expected to be a crowded rac......

 2021-09-22 00:42 

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LEADING OFF: Rays see what's in the cards with Blue Jays...

A look at what's happening around the majors on Wednesday:___FINDERS KEEPERS...

 2021-09-22 00:40 

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Done with delays, Academy movie museum rolls out red carpet...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The projectors are rolling. The ruby slippers are on. Many an Oscar sits glistening. The shark has been hanging, and waiting, for nearly a year. Nine years after it was announced......

 2021-09-22 00:24 

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Navajo Nation reports 36 more COVID-19 cases, no new deaths...

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation on Tuesday reported 36 more COVID-19 cases, but no additional deaths.The latest numbers pushed the tribe's totals to 33,548 confirmed COVID-19 cases from......

 2021-09-22 00:18 

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Mannings' "MNF" broadcast jumps 138%, averages 1.9 million...

NEW YORK (AP) — The "Monday Night Football" presentation with Peyton and Eli Manning increased its viewership by 138% over last week's debut, becoming the most-watched alternate telecast in ESPN hi......

 2021-09-22 00:15 

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Rays' Kiermaier takes, keeps Blue Jays' data card...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rays veteran Kevin Kiermaier scooped up a data card that fell out of Toronto catcher Alejandro Kirk's wristband during Tampa Bay's 6-4 victory Monday night and refused t......

 2021-09-22 00:02 

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San Francisco public defender sues court over trial delays...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's public defender sued San Francisco Superior Court on behalf of nearly 400 people languishing in jail after being denied a speedy trial because of COVID-19 restr......

 2021-09-21 23:59 

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Broncos Pro Bowler Bradley Chubb needs another ankle surgery...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos Pro Bowl linebacker Bradley Chubb needs surgery to remove bone spurs from his left ankle just four months after undergoing a similar surgery on his right ankle.Chubb......

 2021-09-21 23:53 

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Enigmatic Thompson-Robinson epitomizes No. 24 UCLA...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For anyone looking for the one player who might best define the Chip Kelly era at UCLA, Dorian Thompson-Robinson is the perfect example.The junior quarterback has seen the Bruins......

 2021-09-21 23:45 

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Ryder Cup 'injury' envelope has new twist amid COVID threat...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — As if there wasn't enough suspense and second-guessing of the Ryder Cup captains in past years, a nod to the COVID-19 pandemic could make things more topsy-turvy than usual t......

 2021-09-21 23:39 

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Wild sign star wing Kirill Kaprizov to 5-year, $45M contract...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild signed left wing Kirill Kaprizov to a five-year, $45 million contract on Tuesday, ending a stalemate between the team and the Calder Trophy winner just two......

 2021-09-21 23:21 

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Europe's Ryder Cup team gets motivational history lesson...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — European captain Padraig Harrington made it clear on the first night together at the Ryder Cup that his players have a place in history, one by one.For this team, it starts w......

 2021-09-21 23:20 

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Facebook oversight board reviewing 'XCheck' system for VIPs...

Facebook's semi-independent oversight board says it will review the company's "XCheck," or cross check, system following an investigation by The Wall Street Journal into the use of this internal sy......

 2021-09-21 23:19 

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California now has nation's lowest virus transmission rate...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate of any state following a sharp decline in cases and hospitalizations after a summer surge.The nation's most populous state......

 2021-09-21 23:18 

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Lawmakers to consider 6th extension of Lamont's COVID powers...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers are expected to return to the state Capitol next week to decide whether to extend Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont's emergency powers during the continuing CO......

 2021-09-21 23:18 

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AP sources: Grievance over shortened MLB season opens Monday...

NEW YORK (AP) — In the midst of difficult negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement, Major League Baseball and its players' association are scheduled to start a grievance hearing next ......

 2021-09-21 23:14 

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Cody Bellinger placed on injured list with left rib fracture...

DENVER (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers placed outfielder Cody Bellinger on the injured list with a left rib fracture.The team made the move Tuesday just before its game in Colorado against the Rocki......

 2021-09-21 23:09 

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USL to debut women's second-division pro league in 2023...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The United Soccer League is launching a professional women's league that will compete as a second division below the top-tier National Women's Soccer League.The USL Super League ......

 2021-09-21 22:53 

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GLIMPSES: Britain's Johnson rides rails to meet Amtrak Joe...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Oh, the conversations that happen when powerful people meet.Could the "very special relationship" between the U.S. and the United Kingdom become even more secure now that Presiden......

 2021-09-21 22:51 

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MLS, Liga MX announce expanded Leagues Cup tournament...

Major League Soccer and Liga MX will pause play for a month each summer beginning in 2023 for an expanded Leagues Cup tournament.The tournament will include all the teams from the two leagues and d......

 2021-09-21 22:50 

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Pair and a spare: Tailback depth a must-have in Big Ten play...

Michigan has begun a pivotal season for coach Jim Harbaugh with three decisive wins, fueled by that ground-oriented, weather-proof offense he and most northern teams prefer.Recruiting and developin......

 2021-09-21 22:40 

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Broncos seeking to clear decks for potential sale of team...

DENVER (AP) — The next quarterback clash in Denver could very well pit John Elway and Peyton Manning vying to serve as the public face of any new Broncos ownership group.The decks must be cleared o......

 2021-09-21 22:39 

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Ivey promotes Alabama prison plan ahead of special session...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Tuesday blamed crumbling infrastructure for the state's prison problems as she prepares to call lawmakers back to Montgomery for a special session o......

 2021-09-21 22:37 

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They said it: Leaders at the hybrid UN, in their own words...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Many leaders saying many things about many topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world: That's what the U.N. General Assembly invariably produces each year. And......

 2021-09-21 22:32 

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Great Falls man convicted of using hatchet to kill man...

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Great Falls man was convicted Tuesday of using a hatchet to kill another man during a street fight more than three years ago.The jury heard closing statements on Monday ......

 2021-09-21 22:29 

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Purdue says fall enrollment set record at nearly 50,000...

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University said it has nearly 50,000 students this fall, a record fueled by a freshman class of about 10,200.Purdue said it was surprised by an increase in out-of......

 2021-09-21 22:24 

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Blue Jackets sign G Merzlikins to $27M contract extension...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets signed goaltender Elvis Merzlikins to a five-year, $27 million contract extension, the team announced Tuesday.Merzlikins will be in the final year of......

 2021-09-21 22:20 

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Philippines' Duterte blasts 'selfish' nations over vaccines...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte criticized rich nations at the U.N. General Assembly for hoarding COVID-19 vaccines while much of the developing world continues to suffer......

 2021-09-21 22:18 

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Five Springbok changes for 100th match against New Zealand...

TOWNSVILLE, Australia (AP) — South Africa coach Jacques Nienaber has gone for experience in naming his side for the Springboks' historic 100th test match against New Zealand on Saturday.Nienaber re......

 2021-09-21 22:16 

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Second accuser joins lawsuit against billionaire Leon Black...

NEW YORK (AP) — A second woman has accused billionaire Leon Black of rape in claims lawyers are seeking to add to a defamation lawsuit filed against him in the spring.The woman, identified only as ......

 2021-09-21 22:15 

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You bet: New golf cart motivates Carolina's Burns, Reddick...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers defensive end Brian Burns envisions himself riding around the Wofford College campus next summer at training camp in his new tricked out golf cart waving to......

 2021-09-21 22:12 

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Brady, Bucs are unanimous top team in latest AP Pro32 poll...

NEW YORK (AP) — Through the first two weeks of the regular season, Tom Brady looks as good as ever.Brady is a combined 56 for 86 for 655 yards with nine touchdown passes and two interceptions.And l......

 2021-09-21 22:07 

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Canelo lvarez, Caleb Plant trade blows at news conference...

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Canelo lvarez and Caleb Plant traded blows at their news conference Tuesday to promote their upcoming super middleweight title unification bout, and the exchange left ......

 2021-09-21 22:02 

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Turkey's Erdogan: Refugee crisis from climate change coming...

NEW YORK (AP) — Presaging "hundreds of millions" of climate change refugees, Turkey's president said Tuesday at the U.N. General Assembly that the world needs to find a way to contend with its exis......

 2021-09-21 22:01 

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Iowa focuses on masks as coronavirus deaths rise...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — More than 18 months after Iowa's first coronavirus case, the state finds itself in a protracted argument over the value of wearing masks, especially in schools where childre......

 2021-09-21 21:59 

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AC Milan players targeted with racism in consecutive games...

MILAN (AP) — For the second consecutive game, an AC Milan player was the target of racist chants.Milan goalkeeper Mike Maignan, who is Black, used his Instagram account to raise awareness after bei......

 2021-09-21 21:57 

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Ex-Kankakee official sent to prison for $2 million theft...

KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — A man who stole $2 million from Kankakee and a regional wastewater agency was sentenced to nine months in federal prison and two years of home confinement.Richard Simms, 74, a......

 2021-09-21 21:54 

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Business Highlights: Evergrande struggles, FedEx stumbles...

___Q&A: America's new COVID-19 rules for international travelWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is rolling out new COVID-19 rules for travelers flying into the country. They will take effect in November. T......

 2021-09-21 21:54 

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Millman wins tough 1st-round match at Astana Open...

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan (AP) — Defending champion John Millman came through a tough first-round match against local qualifier Dmitry Popko at the Astana Open on Tuesday as sixth-seeded Benoit Paire ......

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