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 2021-09-23 21:21 

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'We want to get back to life': Most NHL players get vaccine...

Sporting a mask, Toronto Maple Leafs winger William Nylander opened his news conference at the start of training camp by informing reporters he was not yet fully vaccinated."Had couple medical thin......

 2021-09-23 21:21 

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Haaland: Petito case a reminder of missing Native Americans...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaking in personal terms, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said extensive news media coverage of the disappearance and death of 22-year-old Gabby Petito while on a cross-country t......

 2021-09-23 21:19 

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Lions coach compares Ravens QB Lamar Jackson to Michael Vick...

DETROIT (AP) — Lamar Jackson makes dynamic plays with his speedy legs and powerful right arm, lifting the Baltimore Ravens to impressive wins such as their latest one over Kansas City.Detroit Lions......

 2021-09-23 21:19 

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COVID-19 toll in WVa eclipses worst US coal mine disaster...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Jim Justice compared the skyrocketing number of coronavirus deaths in West Virginia to some of the state's worst coal mining disasters, asking why the daily tolls don'......

 2021-09-23 21:17 

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Probe: Michaels, Minnesota cops violated Black teen's rights...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The manager of a suburban Minneapolis Michaels store called police on a teenager looking for a job simply because he is Black and officers then used unreasonable force against hi......

 2021-09-23 21:11 

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US court revives suit against Facebook over TV host's image...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court has revived a Philadelphia newscaster's lawsuit against Facebook over the unauthorized use of her image in advertisements for dating sites and sex-relate......

 2021-09-23 21:10 

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Underly: More money, less divisiveness needed for schools...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's top education official on Thursday called for more civility as schools across the state wrestle with how to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.Jill Underly, who is ......

 2021-09-23 21:10 

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Manning discusses Giants' career with jersey retirement set...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — When two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning walked away from the New York Giants in January 2020 after a 16-year career, he really had no plans.As a quarterback, he had pr......

 2021-09-23 21:08 

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Ex-Tempe police detective dies after getting West Nile virus...

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A former Tempe police detective has died after contracting West Nile virus, authorities said Thursday.Police officials said Nathan Ryberg had been in a medically induced coma si......

 2021-09-23 21:05 

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Business Highlights: Jobless claims rise, stocks rally again...

___US jobless claims tick up from near a pandemic lowWASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment aid rose last week for a second straight week to 351,000, a sign that the de......

 2021-09-23 20:58 

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For Cousins and winless Vikings, nemesis Seahawks are next...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kirk Cousins moved last week into fourth place on Minnesota's career list for games started by a quarterback, even though it might seem as if he just arrived with the Vikings.For......

 2021-09-23 20:57 

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Column: Not exactly a united US team at Ryder Cup...

SHEYBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The video put out by the U.S. Ryder Cup media staff tried to say one thing. The body language from Brooks Koepka told a different story.Yes, he's teammates for the week with......

 2021-09-23 20:54 

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EXPLAINER: California making plans to give COVID-19 boosters...

SACRAMENTO (AP) — California is preparing to administer third "booster" vaccine shots against COVID-19 for older people and immunocompromised adults as well as initial shots for students under 12 o......

 2021-09-23 20:54 

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US: Number of unruly air travelers dropping, still too high...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The rate of unruly passengers on airline flights is down sharply from early this year but is mostly unchanged over the past three months and remains more than twice the level seen......

 2021-09-23 20:52 

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NHL training camps open with several big-name stars missing...

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Sidney Crosby's injured left wrist and Evgeni Malkin's right knee are keeping them off the ice in Pittsburgh. Jack Eichel and Buffalo cannot agree on a course of action for hi......

 2021-09-23 20:52 

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Rivera, McDermott put ties aside as Washington faces Bills...

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The first thing Leslie Frazier remembers from working with Ron Rivera and Sean McDermott was being stuck in the basement of Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium, and the "varmi......

 2021-09-23 20:45 

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Flight attendant assaulted on Hawaiian Airlines flight...

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaiian Airlines said Thursday a passenger assaulted one of its flight attendants in an unprovoked attack during a flight.The airline said the incident occurred shortly after fligh......

 2021-09-23 20:44 

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Arizona St, Colorado try to shake mistakes in Pac-12 opener...

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State's offense has had a problem with moving backward. The issue for Colorado is its offense isn't moving much at all.Saturday's Pac-12 opener offers a shot at redempti......

 2021-09-23 20:43 

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Long Beach opens up for grand prix return, IndyCar closer...

One of the crown jewels of both motorsports and the North American street festival scene opened Thursday for the first time in 17 months after the pandemic snapped a 45-year run for the Grand Prix ......

 2021-09-23 20:37 

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A blurred movie year comes into focus at New York Film Fest...

NEW YORK (AP) — A movie year of fits-and-starts, delays and reversals has sometimes been difficult to track. Knowing just where and how a new movie premieres has become a sport of its own. Even for......

 2021-09-23 20:34 

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No. 6 Penn State not taking FCS-standout Villanova lightly...

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State coach James Franklin began the week by rattling off a list of upsets.Franklin cited 13 games in which FBS teams lost to FCS opponents and made sure to relay the......

 2021-09-23 20:33 

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UN summit seeks to fix food's many problems, but draws fire...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Nations, companies and foundations pledged billions of dollars to feed the world in connection with an ambitious United Nations food summit Thursday, while some grassroots ant......

 2021-09-23 20:31 

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Virginia looks to rebound vs Wake Forest after tough loss...

Virginia is eager to get back on the field after allowing 59 points and 699 yards in a 59-39 loss against No. 21 North Carolina.The problem for the Cavaliers (2-1, 0-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) is......

 2021-09-23 20:26 

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Restarted Nebraska hospital transfer system sees complaints...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Health care officials are lodging complaints about a reopened transfer center intended to help Nebraska hospitals find places to send patients who need additional care as COVID......

 2021-09-23 20:25 

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Cal and Washington meet for 100th time to open Pac-12 play...

SEATTLE (AP) — California coach Justin Wilcox and Washington coach Jimmy Lake both finished off the nonconference portion of their schedules with major unknowns. For Wilcox, it's worries on the def......

 2021-09-23 20:24 

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No. 23 Auburn seeking to rebound against Georgia State...

The Auburn Tigers are hoping to once again enjoy the comforts of home as heavy favorites.The 23rd-ranked Tigers return to Jordan-Hare Stadium for another home game that appears to be a mismatch, ho......

 2021-09-23 20:23 

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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday...

Stocks rose broadly for a second day in a row on Wall Street Thursday, reversing the market's losses for the week just three days after the S&P 500 had its biggest skid since May. The S&P 500, Dow ......

 2021-09-23 20:22 

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White Sox clinch AL Central with 7-2 win over Indians...

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Chicago White Sox clinched their first AL Central title since 2008 with a 7-2 win over the Cleveland Indians in a doubleheader opener Thursday behind two home runs by Tim Ander......

 2021-09-23 20:21 

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Chargers, Chiefs trying to stay out of AFC West cellar...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — You'd be hard pressed to find anyone a couple of weeks ago that didn't think Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs were headed for their sixth consecutive AFC West cham......

 2021-09-23 20:20 

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Defunct biogas plant to pay $1.1M for environmental breaches...

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — The owners of a defunct biogas plant in northeast Nebraska have agreed to pay a $1.1 million fine to the state and federal governments for repeated violations of environmen......

 2021-09-23 20:20 

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1 in 3 NC workers in Cooper order still not fully vaccinated...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than one-third of the 56,000 North Carolina government employees included in Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's executive order compelling them to get a COVID-19 shot or face we......

 2021-09-23 20:17 

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Salesforce.com, Darden rise; Steelcase, Rite Aid fall...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday:H.B. Fuller Co., up $4.76 to $65.19.The adhesives company beat Wall Street's fiscal third-quarter revenue foreca......

 2021-09-23 20:06 

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Cardinals' Adam Wainwright reaches 2,000 strikeouts...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Wainwright joined Hall of Famer Bob Gibson as the only St. Louis Cardinals' pitchers with 2,000 strikeouts, fanning Milwaukee's Luis Uras in the fourth inning Thursday.The 40......

 2021-09-23 20:04 

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RI may soon administer more COVID-19 booster shots...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — More Rhode Islanders may soon be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot, officials said Thursday at a meeting of the state's COVID-19 Vaccine Subcommittee.The subcommi......

 2021-09-23 19:58 

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Police: 1 dead, 12 wounded in store shooting; shooter dead...

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A shooting at a Tennessee grocery store east of Memphis left one person dead and injured 12 others Thursday afternoon, and the shooter was found dead of an apparent self-......

 2021-09-23 19:58 

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Memorial or high-rise? Future of condo collapse site argued...

The fight over whether the site of June's deadly Florida condominium collapse should be sold for development or turned into a memorial boiled over at a court hearing Thursday, with some victims' re......

 2021-09-23 19:58 

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No Crosby, no Malkin gives Penguins camp an unusual vibe...

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have spent the better part of two decades leaning heavily on Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin for well, just about everything.Time to find out ......

 2021-09-23 19:54 

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Louisiana state trooper charged in pummeling of Black man...

A former Louisiana State Police trooper has been charged with a civil rights violation for pummeling a Black motorist 18 times with a flashlight — the first criminal case to emerge from federal inv......

 2021-09-23 19:52 

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Virginia companies settle false claims, kickback allegations...

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Two Virginia companies have agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle allegations that they received kickbacks linked to federal government contracts reserved for certain ......

 2021-09-23 19:51 

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Lovullo given 1-year extension through '22 by Diamondbacks...

PHOENIX (AP) — With a little over a week left in the season and his team tied for the worst record in the major leagues at 48-104, Arizona manager Torey Lovullo was given a one-year contract extens......

 2021-09-23 19:48 

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4 California militia members plead guilty to conspiracy...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four members of an alleged California militia group have pleaded guilty to conspiring to obstruct justice in the case of a federal guard who was fatally shot in Oakland more th......

 2021-09-23 19:45 

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US-Best-Sellers-Books-PW...

HARDCOVER FICTION1. "Apples Never Fall" by Liane Moriarty (Henry Holt and Co.) 2. "Harlem Shuffle" by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday)...

 2021-09-23 19:44 

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AP Sportlight...

Sept. 241930 — The Portsmouth Spartans beat the Brooklyn Dodgers 12-0 in the first NFL game played under floodlights. More than 6,000 fans turn out on an unseasonably warm evening to watch the game......

 2021-09-23 19:41 

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AP-Sportlight-Week Ahead...

Sept. 281920 — A Chicago grand jury indicts eight members of the Chicago White Sox on charges of fixing the 1919 World Series, known as the "Black Sox Scandal." White Sox owner Charles Comiskey imm......

 2021-09-23 19:41 

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Jalen Hurts, Nick Sirianni already developing a strong bond...

Jalen Hurts helped Nick Sirianni win his NFL coaching debut and watched his new coach show up to practice later in the week wearing a T-shirt with his face on it.The Philadelphia Eagles' coach-QB b......

 2021-09-23 19:39 

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Paraguay River hits record low, imperiling economy...

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay's crucial outlet to the sea fell to its lowest level in at least 117 years on Thursday, threatening massive economic losses to the small South American nation.Gov......

 2021-09-23 19:39 

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National Guard deployed to aid southern Indiana hospital...

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana National Guard members have been deployed to a southern Indiana hospital to support medical staff facing increased workloads fueled in part by patients being tre......

 2021-09-23 19:38 

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Oregon school board won't fire teacher refusing to wear mask...

REDMOND, Ore. (AP) — A school board in Redmond, Oregon, has rejected a district recommendation to fire a teacher for refusing to wear a mask during the coronavirus pandemic.Oregon Public Broadcasti......

 2021-09-23 19:37 

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Flat Rock gets the all-clear weeks after gas leak from Ford...

FLAT ROCK, Mich. (AP) — Authorities told hundreds of people in a Detroit suburb to return home Thursday, ending a three-week voluntary evacuation after gasoline from a Ford Motor factory got into t......

 2021-09-23 19:34 

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AP-Sportlight-Week Ahead...

Sept. 241930 — The Portsmouth Spartans beat the Brooklyn Dodgers 12-0 in the first NFL game played under floodlights. More than 6,000 fans turn out on an unseasonably warm evening to watch the game......

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