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 2021-09-23 09:41 

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Lava flow slows on Spanish island after volcanic eruption...

TODOQUE, Canary Islands (AP) — The advance of lava from a volcanic eruption in Spain's Canary Islands has slowed significantly, raising doubts Thursday about whether it will fan out across the land and destroy more homes instead of flowing into ...

 2021-09-23 09:30 

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DeKalb County School District unveils new mobile classroom...

The mobile classroom will support a variety of district programs and initiatives, and is not aimed at replacing in-person learning....

 2021-09-23 09:25 

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LEADING OFF: Bassitt back, Chisox close, Max starts, Cards W...

A look at what's happening around the majors today:...

 2021-09-23 09:20 

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Dubai real-estate firm DAMAC approved to take firm private...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dubai real-estate company known for its deals with former President Donald Trump said Thursday it had received regulator approval for an effort to take the firm private....

 2021-09-23 08:36 

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Tunisia's Saied strengthens presidential powers in decrees...

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian President Kas Saied issued presidential decrees bolstering the already near-total power he granted himself two months ago....

 2021-09-23 08:30 

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Asian shares, Wall Street log gains after Fed statement...

Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year....

 2021-09-23 08:10 

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In German election, hunger strikers seek climate promises...

BERLIN (AP) — After three-and-a-half weeks on a hunger strike, Henning Jeschke is frail and gaunt, but determined to go on, still hoping to pressure the three candidates for chancellor of Germany into meeting him for a debate about the climate crisi...

 2021-09-23 07:50 

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Israeli court hears custody fight over cable car survivor, 6...

JERUSALEM (AP) — The bitter custody battle over a 6-year-old boy who survived a cable car crash in Italy inched forward in Israel on Thursday with a hearing in family court....

 2021-09-23 07:30 

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Old SWC rivals Texas A&M-Arkansas game highlights SEC slate...

Here are things to watch in the Southeastern Conference in Week 3:...

 2021-09-23 07:25 

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No. 21 Tar Heels heading into hornets' nest vs. Georgia Tech...

Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 4:...

 2021-09-23 07:15 

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Przybylko leads Philadelphia into matchup with Atlanta United FC after 2-goal game...

Atlanta United FC (9-7-9) vs. Philadelphia Union (9-7-8)...

 2021-09-23 07:07 

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Class A Blog: They said it (Week 5)...

"They had a good game plan and did some things that were new, what they were doing, and we didn't adjust to it very well. And we surely didn't tackle very well." — Athens Christian Academy coach Rickey Bustle told the Athens Banner H...

 2021-09-23 07:05 

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Climate change tops agenda as Iceland heads to elections...

REYKJAVIK , Iceland (AP) — Climate change is top of the agenda when voters in Iceland head to the polls for general elections on Saturday, following an exceptionally warm summer and an election campaign defined by a wide-reaching debate on global wa...

 2021-09-23 07:00 

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Taiwan asks to join trade group, says China might interfere...

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has applied to join an 11-nation Pacific trade group, Cabinet officials said Thursday, setting up a potential clash with rival Beijing over the status of the island democracy....

 2021-09-23 06:50 

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Floods, books & kids: Highlights of German election campaign...

BERLIN (AP) — Germans go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new parliament and produce a new German leader after 16 years of having Angela Merkel at the helm. Merkel decided not to run for a fifth term and the election campaign has largely focused on...

 2021-09-23 06:35 

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Astros move closer, beat Angels in 12; Ohtani out at plate...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jose Altuve hit a two-run double in the 12th inning and the Houston Astros, after throwing out Shohei Ohtani at the plate to preserve a tie, broke away to defeat the Los Angeles Angels 9-5 Wednesday night....

 2021-09-23 06:25 

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China's Ant Group shares credit data with central bank...

BEIJING (AP) — China's central bank will soon have access to private credit information of hundreds of millions of users of Ant Group's online credit service, in a move signaling more regulatory oversight of the financial technology sector....

 2021-09-23 06:20 

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Naval officer wins praise for Portugal's vaccine rollout...

OEIRAS, Portugal (AP) — As Portugal closes in on its goal of fully vaccinating 85% of the population against COVID-19 in nine months, other countries in Europe and beyond want to know how it was accomplished....

 2021-09-23 06:10 

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Mideast in shambles, but the world has moved on for now...

BEIRUT (AP) — There was a time not long ago when uprisings and wars in the Arab world topped the agenda at the U.N. General Assembly meetings in New York....

 2021-09-23 05:50 

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Asian shares, Wall Street log gains after Fed statement...

Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year....

 2021-09-23 05:21 

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A leg up on life: Tech helps former Rwandan orphan give back...

NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — She was orphaned during Rwanda's genocide and lost much of one of her legs to childhood cancer, but Claudine Humure has dreams of giving back to her once war-torn homeland....

 2021-09-23 05:11 

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NL East-leading Braves overcome Duvall's lost HR in victory...

PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Duvall lost a home run to a baserunning miscue, but Atlanta rebounded with homers by Austin Riley, Ozzie Albies and Freddie Freeman and the Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-2 on Wednesday night....

 2021-09-23 05:10 

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After Northeast flooding, insurance woes swamp residents...

NEW YORK (AP) — After being pummeled by two tropical storms that submerged basements, cracked home foundations and destroyed belongings, Northeastern U.S. residents still in the throes of recovery are being hit with another unexpected blow: Thousand...

 2021-09-23 05:06 

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Senators: Bipartisan police overhaul talks end with no deal...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bipartisan congressional talks on overhauling policing practices have ended without an agreement, top bargainers from both parties said, marking the collapse of an effort that began after killings of unarmed Black people by officer...

 2021-09-23 05:05 

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The AP Interview: Top Pakistan diplomat details Taliban plan...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Be realistic. Show patience. Engage. And above all, don't isolate. Those are the pillars of an approach emerging in Pakistan to deal with the fledgling government that is suddenly running the country next door once again &m...

 2021-09-23 04:50 

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UN: In war, 16 million Yemenis 'marching' toward starvation...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the U.N. food agency is warning that 16 million people in Yemen "are marching towards starvation" and says food rations for millions in the war-torn nation will be cut in October unless new funding arrives....

 2021-09-23 04:50 

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Sluggin' Braves keep rolling with latest win in Arizona...

PHOENIX For the second straight night, the Braves jumped on the Diamondbacks early and rolled to a win. Their 9-2 victory Wednesday was their third in a row over Arizona, positioning them to potentially sweep the four-game series in the desert on Thursday...

 2021-09-23 04:46 

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Opinion: How tech can be a force for good...

Most everyone agrees technology is a powerful force for change in our society. The jury's out on whether it's a force for good....

 2021-09-23 04:45 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game...

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's...

 2021-09-23 04:43 

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Countdown: Braves magic number is 9...

The Braves' magic number to clinch their fourth straight National League East title is down to 9 after a 9-2 victory over the Diamondbacks Wednesday night. The magic number will decrease with each Braves' win or Phillies loss....

 2021-09-23 04:40 

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Biden presses fellow Dems: Resolve party split on $3.5T plan...

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a personal push, President Joe Biden pressed fellow Democrats to hasten work on his big "build back better" agenda, telling them to come up with a final framework and their best topline budget figure as the party labor...

 2021-09-23 04:40 

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Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?...

Is the delta variant of the coronavirus worse for kids?...

 2021-09-23 04:30 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Night' game...

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's...

 2021-09-23 04:26 

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WhatsApp, social posts helped lead Haitian migrants to Texas...

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — For the final leg of his journey from Chile to the United States, Haitian migrant Fabricio Jean followed detailed instructions sent to him via WhatsApp from his brother in New Jersey who had recently taken the route to the Texa...

 2021-09-23 04:25 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Night' game...

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's...

 2021-09-23 04:25 

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UN: 16 million Yemenis are 'marching towards starvation.'...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the U.N. food agency is warning that 16 million people in Yemen "are marching towards starvation" and says food rations for millions in the war-torn nation will be cut in October unless new funding arrives....

 2021-09-23 04:25 

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Vaccine inequity comes into stark focus during UN gathering...

The inequity of COVID-19 vaccine distribution will come into sharper focus Thursday as many of the African countries whose populations have little to no access to the life-saving shots step to the podium to speak at the U.N.'s annual meeting of world ...

 2021-09-23 04:10 

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Mexican government charges against academics criticized...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has so many drug lords to deal with that critics openly wondered Wednesday why the government has instead sought to lock up 31 academics, professors and scientists in the country's harshest maximum security prison....

 2021-09-23 04:10 

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The Latest: New Zealand's PM hopes to avoid future lockdowns...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she doesn't want to use lockdowns in the future and sees vaccinations as the "golden ticket" to navigating the pandemic....

 2021-09-23 04:00 

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Harper's throw to plate saves Phillies' 4-3 win over O's...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper won games for the Phillies this year with one swing, one slide, one daring dash around the bases....

 2021-09-23 03:50 

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the...

 2021-09-23 03:50 

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Braves' Duvall ends up with single on ball that clears fence...

PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Duvall passed teammate Austin Riley while running the bases after a drive over the wall in left-center, costing the Atlanta Braves slugger his 38th homer of the season....

 2021-09-23 03:50 

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Cards win 11th in row, best streak since 2001; stall Brewers...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and Tyler O'Neill homered as the St. Louis Cardinals won their 11th straight game, extending their lead for the second NL wild-card spot and beating the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 Wednesday night....

 2021-09-23 03:40 

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Brandi Carlile, Sturgill Simpson win top Americana awards...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile added another trophy to her shelf as she won artist of the year at the 2021 Americana Honors and Awards show, while country singer Sturgill Simpson took home the album of the ye...

 2021-09-23 02:45 

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The Latest: Australian state has pandemic high in new cases...

SYDNEY — The Australian state of Victoria is reporting its biggest daily increase in coronavirus cases since the pandemic began as an outbreak in the city of Melbourne continues to grow....

 2021-09-23 02:30 

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Biden meets with Democrats as $3.5T plan faces party split...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time growing shorter, President Joe Biden labored to thrash out stubborn final issues with fellow Democrats on his "build back better" agenda Wednesday, working to bridge intraparty divisions in Congress ahead of crucial vo...

 2021-09-23 02:15 

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Former US defense secretary testifies in Holmes fraud trial...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Former U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis testified Wednesday in the trial of fallen tech star Elizabeth Holmes, saying the entrepreneur misled him into believing she was on the verge of rolling out a blood-testing breakt...

 2021-09-23 01:40 

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LEADING OFF: Bassitt back, Chisox try to clinch, Max starts...

A look at what's happening around the majors on Thursday:...

 2021-09-23 01:30 

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Sun forward Jones, coach Miller win major AP WNBA awards...

Jonquel Jones is no stranger to winning Associated Press WNBA awards....

 2021-09-23 01:15 

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Biden taps Georgia's Smyre as Dominican Republic ambassador...

ATLANTA (AP) — President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated a key Georgia state lawmaker to become the United States ambassador to the Dominican Republic....

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