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 2022-03-11 02:18 

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Woman whose rape DNA led to her arrest to sue San Francisco...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The woman whose DNA from a sexual assault case was used by San Francisco police to arrest her in an unrelated property crime plans to sue the city, her attorney said Thursday. ......

 2022-03-11 02:15 

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Harvard coach Kathy Delaney-Smith to retire after 40 years...

BOSTON (AP) — Sure, there are the Ivy League-record 630 victories and the 11 conference championships and the six trips to the NCAAs — including the one that produced the biggest upset in the tourn......

 2022-03-11 02:15 

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GOP senators urge Biden to send Polish warplanes to Ukraine...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican U.S. senators are imploring the Biden administration to reverse course and allow the transfer of Poland's MiG fighter jets to the Ukrainians to fight the Russian invasi......

 2022-03-11 02:14 

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California university ex-trainer charged with sexual assault...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose State University's former director of sports medicine faces charges of civil rights violations for allegedly sexually assaulting female student athletes while treat......

 2022-03-11 02:13 

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 2022-03-11 02:12 

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Colorado reaches semis again, beats Oregon in Pac-12 tourney...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Evan Battey had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Jabari Walker added 18 points and 16 rebounds for his 17th double-double this season and fourth-seeded Colorado beat No. 5 seed Oregon 80......

 2022-03-11 02:10 

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Kim seeks to expand launch pad amid worry about ICBM firing...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his officials to expand a satellite launch facility to fire a variety of rockets, state media reported Friday, as the U.S. and Sout......

 2022-03-11 02:09 

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Emilio Delgado, Luis on 'Sesame Street' for 45 years, dies...

(AP) — Emilio Delgado, the actor and singer who for 45 years was a warm and familiar presence in children's lives and a rare Latino face on American television as fix-it shop owner Luis on "Sesame......

 2022-03-11 01:59 

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Jets re-sign safeties Lamarcus Joyner, Will Parks...

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets re-signed safeties Lamarcus Joyner and Will Parks on Thursday, keeping two potential starters on the roster.Joyner signed a one-year deal with the Jets last offsea......

 2022-03-11 01:55 

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Judge: Legal filing by Durham team created a 'sideshow'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge handling the case of a lawyer for the Hillary Clinton campaign charged with lying to the FBI during its probe into Russian election interference reminded attorneys on Thur......

 2022-03-11 01:51 

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Guatemala president threatens veto of abortion legislation...

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Two days after Guatemala's congress passed a bill increasing sentences for women who terminate their pregnancies, prohibiting same-sex marriage and banning discussion of sexua......

 2022-03-11 01:51 

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Delaware marijuana legalization bill defeated in House vote...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A bill to legalize recreational marijuana use by adults in Delaware and establish a state-run pot industry was defeated in the state House on Thursday.Members of the Democrat-led......

 2022-03-11 01:46 

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UN council to meet on Russian claim of US labs in Ukraine...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council scheduled a meeting Friday at Russia's request to discuss what Moscow claims are "the military biological activities of the U.S. on the territory of ......

 2022-03-11 01:31 

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AP PHOTOS: Day 15: A fighter mourned; a young girl shot...

An old woman dressed in black leans over the coffin of a young dead Ukrainian police sergeant as mourners weep nearby. Refugees wrapped in blankets line up among tents in a makeshift camp as they w......

 2022-03-11 01:30 

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China closes legislative session amid Ukraine, virus worries...

BEIJING (AP) — China is wrapping up the annual session of its rubber-stamp legislature against the backdrop of Beijing's controversial position on the war in Ukraine and a COVID-19 surge. Almost al......

 2022-03-11 01:25 

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Fleetwood, Hoge share early lead at storm-delayed Players...

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tommy Fleetwood narrowly qualified for The Players Championship and then endured a long, wet start at the TPC Sawgrass with a 6-under 66 to share the early lead with ......

 2022-03-11 01:20 

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US reverses course, allows Ukrainian family to seek asylum...

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — U.S. authorities allowed a Ukrainian woman and her three children to seek asylum Thursday, a reversal from a day earlier when she was denied entry under the Biden administrat......

 2022-03-11 01:20 

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Superseding indictment filed against top Baltimore attorney...

BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal prosecutors filed a superseding indictment on Thursday against Baltimore's top prosecutor stemming from charges that she made false statements on financial documents to tak......

 2022-03-11 01:18 

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Tennessee kickback scandal leaves GOP reps feeling betrayed...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee House Republican lawmakers say they were betrayed by one of their own after they hired a shadowy political consulting firm talked up by a colleague who has since p......

 2022-03-11 01:12 

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Plan paves way for more Arizona forest restoration projects...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has completed an environmental review that paves the way for large-scale thinning projects and prescribed burns along a prominent line of ponderosa p......

 2022-03-11 00:59 

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Kentucky House panel advances medical marijuana bill...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Medical marijuana advocates in Kentucky cleared an initial hurdle Thursday when a House committee advanced a bill to legalize the use of cannabis for medical purposes.The meas......

 2022-03-11 00:33 

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Titans working on plans to build new stadium next to Nissan...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have gone from trying to modernize Nissan Stadium to working on plans for a new stadium right next door after renovation costs more than doubled to $1.2......

 2022-03-11 00:31 

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Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma join hydrogen hub chase...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas are banding together in hopes of becoming one of four "hydrogen hubs" supported by $8 billion in last year's federal infrastructure bill, th......

 2022-03-11 00:27 

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Boeheim's 'best season' comes to bitter end with son benched...

NEW YORK (AP) — Sitting next to his sons, Jim Boeheim did not hesitate when asked to evaluate the first losing season in his 46 years as head coach at Syracuse."It';s the best season I've ever had,"......

 2022-03-11 00:26 

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Nevada shifting to weekly COVID stats as cases keep falling...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — State health officials are moving from daily to weekly reporting of COVID-19 statistics as the public health emergency fades and new infections and hospitalizations continue to fa......

 2022-03-11 00:23 

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Koloko, No. 2 Arizona top Stanford 84-80 in Pac-12 quarters...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Christian Koloko scored 24 points, Bennedict Mathurin added 20 and No. 2 Arizona held off Stanford 84-80 on Thursday in the Pac-12 quarterfinals.The top-seeded Wildcats (29-3) had ......

 2022-03-11 00:21 

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Democrat running for Arizona governor proposes free pre-K...

PHOENIX (AP) — A Democrat running for Arizona governor says all 4-year-olds should have the option for free preschool.Former state Rep. Aaron Lieberman outlined the proposal in a news conference at......

 2022-03-11 00:14 

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Iowa budget panel: Tax cuts reverse revenue growth next year...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A state panel responsible for tracking Iowa revenue trends said Thursday that growth continues at a good pace but that tax changes signed by Gov. Kim Reynolds last week coul......

 2022-03-11 00:07 

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AP Source: Chargers acquiring Mack from Bears for 2 picks...

In Khalil Mack, The Los Angeles Chargers have found another pass rusher to pair with Joey Bosa.The Chargers have agreed to acquire the defensive end from the Chicago Bears in exchange for two draft......

 2022-03-11 00:06 

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Minnesota Senate honors Iron Range lawmaker, passes ALS bill...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Senate on Thursday unanimously passed legislation to provide $20 million in grants for research against Lou Gehrig's disease, a tribute to Sen. David Tomassoni,......

 2022-03-11 00:01 

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Ducey to mull letting dentists give cosmetic Botox shots...

PHOENIX (AP) — The next time you sit down in the dental chair for a filling, your dentist may also be able to offer to handle those pesky wrinkles around your eyes by injecting some Botox.All that'......

 2022-03-11 00:00 

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Delaware Senate rejects resolution on energy independence...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Senate has rejected a Republican resolution calling on the White House and Congress to ensure that the U.S. becomes energy independent again.The resolution failed af......

 2022-03-11 00:00 

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Georgia high court won't halt spaceport vote certification...

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Georgia's highest court refused Thursday to interfere with election officials finalizing results of a referendum in which voters overwhelmingly rejected plans to buy land for a......

 2022-03-10 23:59 

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Major League Baseball labor agreement details...

NEW YORK (AP) — Details of the memorandum of understanding agreed to Thursday by Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association, as obtained by The Associated Press.FREE AG......

 2022-03-10 23:58 

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NFL's Commanders sending care packages to Eastern Europe...

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The NFL's Washington Commanders are sending 4,000 care packages to troops deployed in Eastern Europe in response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.The care packages include more ......

 2022-03-10 23:58 

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Under the hood of $1.5T bill for Ukraine, pandemic, agencies...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even for Congress, the $1.5 trillion price tag for its bipartisan package helping Ukraine and financing federal agencies for the last half of this year is a lot of money. And 2,7......

 2022-03-10 23:53 

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Strong start pushes LSU to a 76-68 win over Mizzou in SEC...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tari Eason led five players in double figures and fifth-seeded LSU used a big start to roll to a 76-68 win over 12th-seeded Missouri in the second round of the Southeastern Confe......

 2022-03-10 23:51 

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Bonner century anchors West Indies to 62-run lead...

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (AP) — Late-bloomer Nkrumah Bonner's career-best century anchored West Indies to a 62-run lead against England on an attritional third day of the first test at Sir Vivian Richar......

 2022-03-10 23:50 

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AP Source: Bills hire architectural to design new stadium...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — In a sign the Buffalo Bills are closing in on a stadium deal, the team hired Populous architectural firm to draw up designs for its proposed new facility, a person familiar wit......

 2022-03-10 23:49 

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Minnesota lawmakers plan bipartisan divestment from Russia...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers announced a plan Thursday to divest the state's pension funds from Russia, joining governors and lawmakers across the U.S. in putting financial pressure o......

 2022-03-10 23:44 

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Landry sees front 4 as group to lead Titans to Super Bowl...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Outside linebacker Harold Landry loves playing for the Tennessee Titans and wanted to do whatever he needed to make that continue. Now that he has a five-year deal worth a r......

 2022-03-10 23:44 

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Business as usual on the field for Chelsea with Norwich win...

LONDON (AP) — It was a tumultuous day off the field but business as usual on it for the club that is swiftly becoming one of the most talked about teams in the soccer world — for all the wrong reas......

 2022-03-10 23:42 

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Miami beats BC at buzzer in OT to advance to ACC semis...

NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Miller scored on a transition layup as time ran out in overtime to give fourth-seeded Miami a 71-69 win over 13th-seeded Boston College in an Atlantic Coast Conference tourn......

 2022-03-10 23:34 

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No. 6 KU cruises past West Virginia 87-63 in Big 12 quarters...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ochai Agbaji led sixth-ranked Kansas with 18 points, West Virginia coach Bob Huggins picked up two technical fouls and was ejected 10 minutes into the game, and the Jayhawks......

 2022-03-10 23:31 

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Judge: Pipeline company failed to safeguard residents...

The developer of a multi-billion-dollar pipeline that traverses southern Pennsylvania should have done more to protect the safety of more than 200 residents of an apartment complex during eight mon......

 2022-03-10 23:28 

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Not all Western companies sever ties to Russia over Ukraine...

A shrinking number of well-known companies are still doing business in Russia, even as hundreds have announced plans to curtail ties. Burger King restaurants are open, Eli Lilly is supplying drugs,......

 2022-03-10 23:26 

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New recruits give Newcastle win at Saints in rearranged game...

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Newcastle moved further away from relegation trouble with a 2-1 over Southampton on Thursday thanks to goals from two January signings that joined the club after this re......

 2022-03-10 23:25 

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No. 2 Arizona outlasts Stanford 84-80 in Pac-12 quarters...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Christian Koloko scored 24 points, Bennedict Mathurin added 20 and No. 2 Arizona held off Stanford 84-80 on Thursday in the Pac-12 quarterfinals.The top-seeded Wildcats (29-3) had ......

 2022-03-10 23:23 

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State public defenders poised to strike over pay, staffing...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than 700 workers involved in defending people who in most cases can't afford to hire a private attorney voted Thursday to authorize what would be an unprecedented strike in ......

 2022-03-10 23:21 

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Hundreds attend peace march ahead of Andrew Young's 90th...

ATLANTA (AP) — Civil rights leader Andrew Young drew hundreds of people to Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park Thursday for a walk organized for his 90th birthday. The former congressman, United Nati......

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