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 2020-01-19 07:53 

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AUSTRALIAN OPEN '20: A look at Serena, other things to know...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It's been three years since Serena Williams won a Grand Slam championship. Her drought without a title of any sort just ended, though, right before the start of the......

 2020-01-19 06:46 

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Conor McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor stopped Donald Cerrone with a head kick and punches 40 seconds into the first round at UFC 246 on Saturday night, announcing his return to mixed martial arts with......

 2020-01-19 05:26 

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James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets 124-115...

HOUSTON (AP) — LeBron James had 31 points and 12 assists and the Los Angeles Lakers rode a big third quarter to a a 124-115 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.The Lakers......

 2020-01-19 05:13 

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Kardashian West pursues criminal justice reform in TV show...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Kim Kardashian West is a step closer to becoming a lawyer, having finished her first year of study as an apprentice.She told The Associated Press on Saturday that......

 2020-01-19 04:33 

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China reports 17 new cases in viral pneumonia outbreak...

BEIJING (AP) — Seventeen more people in central China have been diagnosed with a new form of viral pneumonia that has killed two patients and placed other countries on alert.In total, 62......

 2020-01-19 04:02 

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Fires set stage for irreversible forest losses in Australia...

Australia's forests are burning at a rate unmatched in modern times and scientists say the landscape is being permanently altered as a warming climate brings profound changes to the island......

 2020-01-19 03:57 

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Suns overcome Smart's record 11 3s, beat Celtics 123-119...

BOSTON (AP) — Devin Booker had 39 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists and the Phoenix Suns overcame a franchise-record 11 3-pointers by Boston's Marcus Smart and beat the Celtics 123-119 on......

 2020-01-19 03:14 

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Police: Officer-involved shooting at Atlanta mall...

ATLANTA (AP) — Police responded to an officer-involved shooting at one of Atlanta's largest malls, as terrified shoppers scrambled to safety Saturday night.Atlanta police confirmed the......

 2020-01-19 02:49 

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Johnson, No. 11 Louisville earn win at No. 3 Duke 79-73...

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Freshman David Johnson had a season-high 19 points and No. 11 Louisville hung on down the stretch to beat No. 3 Duke 79-73 on Saturday night in a key matchup in the Atlantic......

 2020-01-19 02:20 

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US seeks to deport Honduran mom, sick children to Guatemala...

HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it will deport a Honduran mother and her two sick children, both of whom are currently hospitalized, to Guatemala as soon as it can get them medically......

 2020-01-19 01:38 

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LeMay's 2 TDs lead East over West 31-27 in Shrine Bowl...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mission accomplished for Florida International's James Morgan, Charlotte's Benny LeMay and Navy's Malcolm Perry in the East-West Shrine Bowl.The trio shined for......

 2020-01-19 01:23 

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ICE ups ante in standoff with NYC: 'This is not a request'...

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities are turning to a new tactic in the escalating conflict over New York City's so-called sanctuary policies, issuing four "immigration subpoenas" to the city for......

 2020-01-19 00:48 

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No. 10 Kentucky holds off Arkansas after Calipari ejection...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Nick Richards and No. 10 Kentucky kept their composure after coach John Calipari was ejected, holding off Arkansas for a 73-66 victory Saturday.Richards had 17......

 2020-01-19 00:47 

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Astros, Red Sox look ahead in wake of sign-stealing scandal...

Players from two teams at the center of baseball's sign-stealing scandal faced their fans on Saturday for the first time since the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox ousted their managers amid the......

 2020-01-19 00:41 

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Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans 133-130...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 39 points and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 133-130 on Saturday.Lou Williams scored 14 of his 32 points during a......

 2020-01-19 00:15 

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Biden rips Sanders campaign for Social Security attacks...

INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) — Joe Biden has called for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign to "disown" what he calls "doctored video" that some Sanders supporters say shows the former vice president......

 2020-01-18 23:42 

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LSU title parade draws massive crowds...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Thousands of LSU fans wearing purple and gold lined streets near Tiger Stadium and packed a basketball arena for a parade on Saturday honoring the football team's national......

 2020-01-18 23:25 

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Newly released texts tie Nunes aide closer to Ukraine plot...

WASHINGTON (AP) — New documents released by House Democrats suggest that Rep. Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, was more deeply involved than was previously......

 2020-01-18 23:19 

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Puppy at Texas animal shelter tests positive for rabies...

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials say a 6-month-old puppy at an animal shelter in Stephenville has tested positive for rabies and anyone who interacted with the dog should be......

 2020-01-18 23:12 

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Report: Hank Azaria to quit voicing Apu on 'The Simpsons'...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hank Azaria says he has no plans to continue voicing the character of Apu on "The Simpsons," according to an industry blog. But that isn't to say the Indian immigrant......

 2020-01-18 23:02 

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Paris Hilton reveals private side in upcoming documentary...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Having thrown her life open for years, it's hard to believe there isn't much the public doesn't know about Paris Hilton.But wait, there is.The 38-year-old......

 2020-01-18 22:59 

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MS-13 inmates sent to restricted unit after prison stabbing...

NEW YORK (AP) — The federal Bureau of Prisons is moving some MS-13 gang members in its custody into more restricted housing at certain high-security facilities across the U.S. after a gang......

 2020-01-18 22:53 

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Report: Oregon marijuana sales 420% stronger near Idaho...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marijuana sales in Oregon along the Idaho state line are 420% the statewide average, according to a state report.Idaho residents are purchasing recreational marijuana......

 2020-01-18 22:51 

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No. 9 Florida State rallies past Miami in OT, 83-79...

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton admits he was worried when his team trailed Miami by nine points with five minutes to go Saturday.His players: not so......

 2020-01-18 22:34 

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Alabama lynching memorial, museum expanding...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The nation's first memorial to lynching victims is expanding.The Equal Justice Initiative on Saturday opened a new welcome center and exhibition space that will add......

 2020-01-18 22:20 

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Pumps acquired to help drain lake, ease pressure on dam...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Pumps to help take some of the pressure off a dam that's perilously close to failing are on site to help drain Oktibbeha County Lake.The pumps arrived Friday after......

 2020-01-18 22:17 

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Ovechkin ties Yzerman for career goals; Caps top Isles 6-4...

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Alexander Ovechkin scored three goals to tie Steve Yzerman for ninth on the career goals list Saturday, and the Washington Capitals rallied with five goals in the third......

 2020-01-18 22:12 

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National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos...

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The National Archives said Saturday it made a mistake when it blurred images of anti-Trump signs used in an exhibit on women's suffrage.The independent agency......

 2020-01-18 22:07 

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Man rescued, cited after rappelling into Yellowstone canyon...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A 55-year-old Indiana man had to be rescued in Yellowstone National Park after he rappelled down a deep canyon, then was unable to climb back out after he left his rope to......

 2020-01-18 22:00 

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Murkowski wants to hear case before deciding on witnesses...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said she's comfortable waiting to decide if more information is needed as part of the Senate's impeachment trial until after hearing arguments......

 2020-01-18 21:55 

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Reed scores 23 points, DePaul upsets No. 5 Butler 79-66...

CHICAGO (AP) — Paul Reed scored 23 points on 8-of-9 shooting, Jalen Coleman-Lands added 20 and DePaul upset No. 5 Butler 79-66 on Saturday.Coleman-Lands was 3 for 5 from 3-point range and......

 2020-01-18 21:53 

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Warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. rescinded in butt-swat case...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Cleveland Browns wide receiver and former LSU star Odell Beckham Jr. has been rescinded, the New Orleans Police Department confirmed......

 2020-01-18 21:49 

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No. 9 Florida State rallies past Miami in OT, 83-79...

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — The No. 9-ranked Florida State Seminoles forced 24 turnovers, including three in a row in overtime, and rallied from a nine-point deficit in the final 4:33 of regulation......

 2020-01-18 21:04 

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Sanders steps up appeals to women after flap with Warren...

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders stepped up his pitch to women in early-voting New Hampshire on the heels of a squabble over sexism in politics with fellow......

 2020-01-18 21:01 

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Buttigieg says Oval Office needs wartime veteran...

ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Saturday the Oval Office requires a wartime veteran, a niche he occupies exclusively in his party's race for the 2020......

 2020-01-18 20:46 

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No. 2 Baylor wins 15th in a row, tops Oklahoma State 75-68...

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Jared Butler scored 19 points and had six assists Saturday, helping No. 2 Baylor rally past Oklahoma State 75-68 for the Bears' 15th straight victory. Oklahoma State has......

 2020-01-18 20:46 

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Yemeni officials: 25 troops killed in Houthi missile strike...

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A missile attack launched by Shiite rebels in Yemen hit an army camp Saturday, killing at least 25 troops, Yemeni officials said.The strike in the central province of......

 2020-01-18 20:21 

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Buttigieg trying now to make it to SC for MLK Day events...

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, who has been criticized for his slow outreach to blacks and other minorities, is trying to rearrange his schedule to make......

 2020-01-18 20:11 

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Man kills grizzly in self-defense, keeps claws as a memento...

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man told authorities that he cut off a grizzly bear's claws as a memento after shooting it in self-defense because he was mad that the bear was going to eat him,......

 2020-01-18 20:10 

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Tennessee governor wants to amend day that honors KKK leader...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Gov. Bill Lee will introduce legislation this year that would amend a law requiring Tennessee to honor Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest, an early leader of the Ku......

 2020-01-18 20:09 

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Spurs' Mills aims to raise awareness of Indigenous cultures...

MIAMI (AP) — Patty Mills stood in the corner of the court, looking at the rest of his San Antonio Spurs wrapping up a recent practice.Different races, different countries, different......

 2020-01-18 20:05 

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Stopping Titans RB Derrick Henry a goal for Chiefs...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first thing that most NFL defensive coordinators prioritize is stopping the run, even in this modern pass-happy era, because that tends to make the opposing offense......

 2020-01-18 20:03 

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Documentary 'Surviving Jeffrey Epstein' to air on Lifetime...

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — An investigative documentary about Jeffrey Epstein and how the millionaire sex offender avoided scrutiny is coming to Lifetime.The four-hour film, "Surviving Jeffrey......

 2020-01-18 19:44 

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Prince Harry, Meghan to give up 'royal highness' titles...

LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace says Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will no longer use the titles "royal highness" or receive public funds after a deal was struck for them to step aside as......

 2020-01-18 19:36 

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Thousands gather for Women's March rallies across the US...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights......

 2020-01-18 18:53 

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Olympic site used for 2016 Rio games shut over safety issues...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro has been closed over concerns about the safety of the complex used for the 2016 games in Brazil.City authorities closed the park on......

 2020-01-18 18:50 

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House Dems to outline case for removing Trump from office...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats were preparing to outline their case for removing President Donald Trump from office in a legal brief due Saturday, as opposing sides in the impeachment case look......

 2020-01-18 18:46 

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Facing Senate trial crunch, Dems blitzing Iowa, early states...

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — As a winter storm barreled down on Iowa, Elizabeth Warren's campaign team struggled with whether to scrap a town hall scheduled at the old Maytag headquarters.There was......

 2020-01-18 18:33 

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Georgia agency gets $166,000 grant to buy child car seats...

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia agency says dozens of counties statewide will share $166,000 in grant money to buy child car seats.The Georgia Department of Public Health said in a news release......

 2020-01-18 18:29 

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Man City held by Palace as Arsenal, Spurs drop points...

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Fernandinho's own-goal in the 90th minute saw Manchester City draw 2-2 with Crystal Palace on Saturday, bringing English Premier League leader Liverpool even closer to......

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