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New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

NEW ORLEANS - A monument to a deadly white-supremacist uprising in 1874 was removed under cover of darkness by workers in masks and bulletproof vests Monday ...

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Global warming may mean more active Americans

Global warming may mean more active Americans

WASHINGTON - Global warming's milder winters will likely nudge Americans off the couch more in the future, a rare, small benefit of climate change, a ...

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Scams costing victims their homes

Scams costing victims their homes

NEW YORK (AP) — The phone call came as Raymond Murray neared the bottom of his luck. His wife had died, his career had been ended ...

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Science takes world stage

Science takes world stage

WASHINGTON — The world saw brain power take a different form Saturday.

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Diet soda linked to stroke, dementia

Diet soda linked to stroke, dementia

Americans trying to stay healthy have abandoned sugary drinks for diet drinks in droves over the past few decades on the theory that the latter ...

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Suspect accused of posting Facebook video of killing said he 'just snapped'

Suspect accused of posting Facebook video of killing said he 'just snapped'

CLEVELAND - In a rambling video, Steve Stephens said, "I snapped, I just snapped." But as the manhunt dragged on Monday for the man accused of ...

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US pounds IS with 'mother of all bombs'

US pounds IS with 'mother of all bombs'

    WASHINGTON — U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday struck an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with "the mother of all bombs," the largest ...

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Auto show: SUVs of all sizes

Auto show: SUVs of all sizes

NEW YORK — From high-performance muscle cars to hot-selling SUVs to cars hitting the U.S. market for the first time, the 2017 New York International ...

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Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at "all-time low"

Trump declares US-Russia relations may be at "all-time low"

WASHINGTON — Laying bare deep and dangerous divisions on Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that U.S. relations with Russia "may be ...

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Prostate cancer tests now OK with US panel

Prostate cancer tests now OK with US panel

CHICAGO — An influential U.S. government advisory panel is dropping its opposition to routine prostate cancer screening in favor of letting men decide for themselves ...

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Official: Russia knew Syrian attack was coming

Official: Russia knew Syrian attack was coming

WASHINGTON - The United States has concluded Russia knew in advance of Syria's chemical weapons attack last week, a senior U.S. official said Monday.

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Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

Video of passenger getting dragged off flight sparks uproar

CHICAGO - Video of police officers dragging a passenger from an overbooked United Airlines flight sparked an uproar Monday on social media, and a spokesman for ...

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Trump claims flexibility as strength

Trump claims flexibility as strength

PALM BEACH, Fla. — In the aftermath of President Donald Trump's surprise strikes on Syria, his allies and adversaries have searched for some broader meaning ...

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Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

WASHINGTON  — After weeks of turmoil, the Senate confirmed Trump nominee Neil Gorsuch as the Supreme Court's youngest justice Friday, filling a 14-month vacancy after ...

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US strikes win global praise

US strikes win global praise

PALM BEACH, Fla. — The United States vowed Friday to keep the pressure on Syria after the intense nighttime wave of missile strikes from U.S ...

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US hints at military action to retaliate against Assad

US hints at military action to retaliate against Assad

PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Trump administration hinted at military action against Syria Thursday as the president and top officials considered how to retaliate against President ...

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Border agency fields pitches for Trump's wall with Mexico

Border agency fields pitches for Trump's wall with Mexico

SAN DIEGO — One bidder wants to cover President Donald Trump's border wall with solar panels. Another suggests building a wall large enough for a ...

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Poll: Most young people say gov't should pay for health care

Poll: Most young people say gov't should pay for health care

WASHINGTON — Most young Americans want any health care overhaul under President Donald Trump to look a lot like the Affordable Care Act signed into law ...

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New exhibit for Cyclorama painting to reveal lost drawing of Civil War battles

New exhibit for Cyclorama painting to reveal lost drawing of Civil War battles

ATLANTA - As preservationists restore Atlanta's colossal Cyclorama - a landmark that's a sort of 19th-century high-tech Civil War history lesson - they also plan to ...

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Once-booming gun industry now recalibrating under Trump

Once-booming gun industry now recalibrating under Trump

WEBSTER, Texas  — President Donald Trump promised to revive manufacturing in the United States, but there's one once-burgeoning sector poised to shrink under his watch ...

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North Carolina rolls back 'bathroom bill'

North Carolina rolls back 'bathroom bill'

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina rolled back its "bathroom bill" Thursday in a bid to end the yearlong backlash over transgender rights that has cost ...

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Pedestrian deaths spike

Pedestrian deaths spike

    WASHINGTON — Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades, according ...

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Police: No active search for suspects in Cincinnati club shooting

Police: No active search for suspects in Cincinnati club shooting

CINCINNATI - As Cincinnati police delved further into their investigation of a nightclub shooting melee that left one person dead and 16 injured, city officials Monday ...

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'Bathroom bill' to cost North Carolina $3.76B

'Bathroom bill' to cost North Carolina $3.76B

RALEIGH, N.C. - Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina's "bathroom bill" isn't hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will cost the ...

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