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 2021-09-21 18:50 

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Wray: Afghanistan unrest could inspire extremism inside US...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The possibility of a 9/11-type attack has diminished over the last 20 years, but the Taliban victory in Afghanistan could embolden U.S.-based extremists at the same time that the ......

 2021-09-21 18:49 

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New Florida surgeon general on COVID: 'We're done with fear'...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis named a UCLA doctor and health policy researcher who shares his approach to managing the coronavirus pandemic to serve as the state's s......

 2021-09-21 18:49 

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Ex-mayor, elected at age 23, gets 6 years in corruption case...

BOSTON (AP) — A former Massachusetts mayor, once a rising Democratic star after being elected at just 23 years old, was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday after being convicted of extortin......

 2021-09-21 18:47 

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Column: Handling friction at Ryder Cup a European specialty...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Friction within the team is nothing new at the Ryder Cup.Except for the Americans.Europe has been dealing with it for decades, whether it was the enmity between Padraig Harri......

 2021-09-21 18:41 

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No. 11 Florida finds success despite dumping pass-happy ways...

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Later, Gators. Chameleons might be a better team name for Florida this season.Coach Dan Mullen has successfully transformed his finesse offense — the one that led the natio......

 2021-09-21 18:41 

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Iran's president, criticizing US, likens sanctions to 'war'...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's new president slammed U.S. sanctions imposed on his nation as a mechanism of war Tuesday, packing a full slate of direct criticism of the United States int......

 2021-09-21 18:34 

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Lawyer: R. Kelly unlikely to take stand in trafficking trial...

NEW YORK (AP) — R. Kelly is unlikely to take the witness stand at his sex-trafficking trial, a lawyer for the R&B singer told a judge Tuesday.The remark by attorney Deveraux Cannick, made with the ......

 2021-09-21 18:31 

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Consumers get online tool to check nursing home vaccine data...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Families and patients have a new online tool to compare COVID-19 vaccination rates among nursing homes, Medicare announced Tuesday, addressing complaints from consumer groups and ......

 2021-09-21 18:23 

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Maine budget surplus exceeded goals for August, gov says...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's state government had a budget surplus of more than $40 million for the month of August, officials with the governor's office said Tuesday.The office of Democratic Gov.......

 2021-09-21 18:23 

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QB Charlie Brewer leaves Utah after losing starting job...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Quarterback Charlie Brewer has left the Utah Utes after losing his starting job to Cameron Rising, the team said Tuesday.Brewer, a four-year starter at Baylor, transferred to ......

 2021-09-21 18:23 

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US probes Takata air bags in 200 models from 20 automakers...

DETROIT (AP) — Over 30 million air bags in more than 200 models from 20 car and truck makers are being investigated by a U.S. safety agency because they have the potential to explode and hurl shrap......

 2021-09-21 18:17 

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Flames pour from section of Superdome roof in New Orleans...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Smoke and flames shot through the side of the Superdome's roof on Tuesday as crews worked to clean and prepare the New Orleans sports and entertainment arena for painting.The New......

 2021-09-21 18:16 

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Lawmaker seeks permanent funding for full-day kindergarten...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky lawmakers voted this year to pump considerably more state money into full-day kindergarten, but the extra spending was limited to just one school year. Now a Republic......

 2021-09-21 18:13 

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Vanderbilt loses top rusher to season-ending toe surgery...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt running back Ra'Mahn Davis will have season-ending surgery to repair a torn toe ligament on his right foot. Coach Clark Lea confirmed Davis' injury Tuesday, sayin......

 2021-09-21 18:12 

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Sabres coach 'Donny Meatballs' promotes T-shirt for charity...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — There's no bib required to protect this shirt.Buffalo Sabres coach Don Granato is embracing his "Donny Meatballs" nickname by having it splashed on a T-shirt to raise money for......

 2021-09-21 18:12 

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NCAA places Ga Tech women's hoops team on 3 years probation...

ATLANTA (AP) — The NCAA placed Georgia Tech's women's basketball program on probation for three years Tuesday, citing violations committed under former coach MaChelle Joseph that included players b......

 2021-09-21 18:11 

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Gyllenhaal, Fuqua on the van that made 'The Guilty' possible...

NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Gyllenhaal was driving when a COVID-19 supervisor called and told him to pull the car over.This was in November 2020, when U.S. cases were skyrocketing and Gyllenhaal was days ......

 2021-09-21 18:11 

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NATO leader: Allies need to stand together amid sub flap...

NEW YORK (AP) — With some powerful NATO allies at odds over a submarine sale, the group's leader suggested Tuesday that members need to focus on "the big picture" and not let the dispute between Fr......

 2021-09-21 18:10 

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Review: 'True Raiders' a fun read about true treasure hunt...

"True Raiders" by Brad Ricca (St. Martin's Press)For fans of "Raiders of the Lost Ark," there's something just as exciting as seeing Indiana Jones swashbuckling his way through the jungles in searc......

 2021-09-21 18:09 

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Activision confirms SEC probe into discrimination allegation...

Activision Blizzard, one of the world's most high-profile video game companies, confirmed a regulatory probe and said it is working to address complaints of workplace discrimination.The Santa Monic......

 2021-09-21 18:08 

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SC juvenile justice leader to quit after walkout, poor audit...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The leader of South Carolina's juvenile justice agency announced Tuesday he is quitting about three months after officers and teachers walked off the job leading to a no con......

 2021-09-21 18:06 

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State officials kill attempt to revive McCall land swap...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — State officials on Tuesday rejected an investment firm's request to reconsider its massive land swap proposal involving state land in and around McCall for timberland in norther......

 2021-09-21 17:57 

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Report: Births decline in pandemic may have turned corner...

While there has been a decline in births in the U.S. during the pandemic, a new report released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau suggests the drop may have turned a corner last March as births sta......

 2021-09-21 17:56 

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Roethlisberger, Watt among growing list of Steelers injuries...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for the Pittsburgh Steelers' very brief run with good health.Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, outside linebackers T.J. Watt and Alex Highsmith, wide receiver Diontae Johnso......

 2021-09-21 17:55 

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Qatar's ruler urges world leaders not to boycott Taliban...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The ruling emir of Qatar, whose nation has played a pivotal role in Afghanistan in the wake of the U.S. withdrawal, urged world leaders gathered at the United Nat......

 2021-09-21 17:53 

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Review: 'Echoes of the Dead' is a fast-paced thriller...

"Echoes of the Dead," by Spencer Kope (Minotaur) When four wealthy men, one of them a congressman, disappear on their annual fishing trip to the Upper Kern River near Bakersfield, California, Magnu......

 2021-09-21 17:45 

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UK minister sorry over Afghan interpreters' data breach...

LONDON (AP) — Britain's defense minister apologized and his ministry suspended an official Tuesday after a "significant"; data breach involving the email addresses of dozens of Afghan interpreters h......

 2021-09-21 17:45 

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Man pleads guilty in Wichita doctor's 2017 stabbing death...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 25-year-old man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the 2017 death of a Wichita doctor who was stabbed more than 160 times. Umar Dutt entered the plea Tuesday, admit......

 2021-09-21 17:44 

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In 'This is the Night,' a love letter to cinema, 'Rocky III'...

Filmmaker James DeMonaco remembers the day "Rocky III" hit theaters as if it were yesterday. On Staten Island in 1982, it was an all-out event.He waited four hours in line to get tickets and saw it......

 2021-09-21 17:41 

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Test scores show pandemic toll on learning in Massachusetts...

BOSTON (AP) — The pandemic has taken a toll on the test scores of Massachusetts students, according to statewide MCAS test results from the spring 2021 exam released Tuesday by the state Department......

 2021-09-21 17:38 

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Review: Johnson explores violence against Native Americans...

"Daughter of the Morning Star," by Craig Johnson (Viking)Cheyenne Tribal Police Chief Lolo Long's niece, Jayla, star of the Lame Deer Lady Stars High School basketball team, is in danger. The girl ......

 2021-09-21 17:38 

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Rutgers suspends 2 football players after paintball shooting...

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Two Rutgers players have been suspended from the football team after they were charged in an incident in which three people were struck by paintballs fired from a passing ve......

 2021-09-21 17:33 

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Browns put Landry on IR, receiver will miss at least 3 games...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry will miss at least Cleveland's next three games after being placed on injured reserve Tuesday with a sprained knee ligament.A model of consistenc......

 2021-09-21 17:28 

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No charges for police who shot anti-fascist Portland suspect...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state prosecutor has decided not to file criminal charges against police who shot and killed an antifascist fugitive wanted in the highly publicized death last ye......

 2021-09-21 17:24 

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New York high school football player dies after head injury...

CARTHAGE, N.Y. (AP) — A high school football player has died after sustaining a head injury during a weekend game, the 14-year-old's father said on social media."We all prayed for a miracle to happ......

 2021-09-21 17:24 

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Lenient Johnson County district sees high COVID-19 rates...

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The only school district in Johnson County that doesn't require masks for all students is reporting a higher COVID-19 infection rate among students than other districts in the c......

 2021-09-21 17:20 

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Afghanistan girls soccer team given asylum in Portugal...

The girls on Afghanistan's national soccer team were anxious. For weeks, they had been moving around the country, waiting for word that they could leave.One wants to be a doctor, another a movie pr......

 2021-09-21 17:19 

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Maine college gets largest gift in history for music school...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A public Maine university will use the largest monetary gift in its history to build a home for its school of music.Philanthropist D. Suzi Osher has given the $10 million gif......

 2021-09-21 17:18 

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More relief funds go to Idaho hospitals, urgent care centers...

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little says $10 million in relief funds will be directed to Idaho hospitals, primary care provider, urgent care clinics and skilled nursing facilities because of......

 2021-09-21 17:18 

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MATCHDAY: Man United, West Ham meet again; no Messi for PSG...

A look at what's happening in European soccer on Wednesday:ENGLANDManchester United plays West Ham for the second time in the space of four days when they meet in the third round of the League Cup.......

 2021-09-21 17:12 

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Michigan budget boosts child care, keeps caregiver pay hike...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan will make more kids eligible for child care subsidies, equip all state troopers with body cameras and make permanent a pandemic wage hike for nursing home workers and......

 2021-09-21 17:09 

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Kansas starting RB Velton Gardner enters transfer portal...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas running back Velton Gardner, who led the Jayhawks in rushing last season, has entered the transfer portal after seeing his playing time decrease over the first three ga......

 2021-09-21 17:05 

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Kremlin's party gets 324 of 450 seats in Russian parliament...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's ruling party will get 324 of the 450 seats in the next national parliament, election authorities announced Tuesday. The number is less than the pro-Kremlin party, United Russ......

 2021-09-21 16:59 

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US-Apple-Books-Top-10...

Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher)1. Enemy at the Gates by Kyle Mills & Vince Flynn - 9781982164904 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books)2. Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty - 9781250220264 - ......

 2021-09-21 16:57 

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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store...

Top Paid iPhone Apps:1. Minecraft, Mojang2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi...

 2021-09-21 16:56 

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Hundreds of group home workers threaten to strike on Oct. 5...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hundreds of unionized group home workers in Connecticut are threatening to walk off the job next month if settlements aren't reached on new labor contracts.The New England He......

 2021-09-21 16:56 

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US-Apple-Movies-Top-10...

Movies US charts:1. Candyman (2021)2. Black Widow (2021)...

 2021-09-21 16:50 

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Billionaires rocketing into space draw UN chief's red glare...

Space, we have an equity problem.When three billionaires rocketed into space this summer, they did more than escape Earth's surly bonds, they helped spread "a malady of mistrust" plaguing an all-to......

 2021-09-21 16:48 

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First round WNBA playoff capsules...

A look at the two first-round games in the WNBA playoffs that will be played Thursday:No. 5 Phoenix (19-13) vs No. 8 New York (12-20)Season Series: Mercury, 2-1....

 2021-09-21 16:42 

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The Latest: Ryder Cup video shows Europe by the numbers...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup, the golf showdown between the United States and Europe (all times local):___11:35 a.m....

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