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After a death, how much can 'broken heart' hurt survivors?

41 min ago
You hear it whenever someone gets sick or dies soon after losing a spouse: Was it because of a broken heart? Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush's hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral, but it does the body no favors, and one partner's health clearly affects the other's....
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Black woman golfer: It was like we had targets on our backs

1 hour 44 min ago
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Black people have long complained about getting pulled over by police for "driving while black," or being eyed suspiciously by store security guards for "shopping while black." Now a group of women says it got into trouble for golfing while black....
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The Latest: No sign Jackson will withdraw VA nomination

2 hours 44 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's pick to be secretary of Veterans Affairs (all times local):...
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Toronto van attack suspect was student, ex-military recruit

3 hours 44 min ago
TORONTO (AP) -- Details have begun to emerge about Alek Minassian, who was charged Tuesday with 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 of attempted murder for driving a van into a crowded sidewalk in Toronto. Here is a look at the 25-year-old suspect in one of the worst mass killings in Canada's modern history....
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Canada van victims include people from Jordan, South Korea

3 hours 44 min ago
TORONTO (AP) -- The first victim publicly identified after a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk and killed 10 people worked at an investment management firm and enjoyed sports and volunteering....
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AP Interview: Iran says if US exits deal, it likely will too

5 hours 59 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning the Trump administration that pulling out from the Iran nuclear deal would undermine talks with North Korea by proving that America reneges on its promises....
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Macedonia: 8 million-year-old elephant-like remains found

5 hours 59 min ago
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- Paleontologists from Bulgaria and Macedonia are excavating the fossilized remains of a prehistoric elephant believed to pre-date the mammoth, after its bones were discovered accidentally by a man working in a field....
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Southwest has been faced with fines, union safety complaints

7 hours 14 min ago
DALLAS (AP) -- Southwest Airlines runs its planes hard. They make many short hops and more trips per day than other U.S. airliners, which adds to wear and tear on parts, including the engines....
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AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

8 hours 14 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Social media is a daily way of life for many Americans....
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US agency cracks down on Juul e-cigarette popular in schools

8 hours 14 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal health officials are cracking down on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand following months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators....
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Seeking aid abroad, Lebanon uproots Syrian refugees

8 hours 14 min ago
BEIRUT (AP) -- Three years ago, Ahmad Mohsin was forced to relocate his campsite in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley after soldiers raided the community of Syrian refugees where he lived and smashed their belongings. The message was clear, he said: they were not wanted....
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US agency cracks down on Juul e-cigarette popular in schools

9 hours 29 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal health officials are cracking down on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand following months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators....
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A tale of 2 bats, and Babe Ruth's 60th home run in 1927

10 hours 29 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- As part of its collection of Babe Ruth items, the Baseball Hall of Fame says it has the bat the slugger used to hit his then-record 60th home run in 1927....
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AP-NORC poll: Privacy debacle prompts social-media changes

11 hours 59 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you've made changes to how you use social media since Facebook's Cambridge Analytica privacy debacle, you're not alone....
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Business and pleasure on menu for Macron's second day in US

14 hours 49 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Tending to bonding before business, President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron opened the French president's visit with an anything-but-ordinary double date with their wives at George Washington's house....
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Opioid treatment gap in Medicare: methadone clinics

16 hours 6 min ago
One in three older Americans with Medicare drug coverage is prescribed opioid painkillers, but for those who develop a dangerous addiction there is one treatment Medicare won't cover: methadone....
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Mummified body found in Iran could be father of last shah

16 hours 6 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The discovery in Iran of a mummified body near the site of a former royal mausoleum has raised speculation it could be the remains of the late Reza Shah Pahlavi, founder of the Pahlavi dynasty....
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