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Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

34 min 11 sec ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative causes, has died. He was 85....
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Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

34 min 11 sec ago
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) -- Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone....
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Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

1 hour 34 min ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative causes, has died. He was 85....
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Family, friends hail men who died trying to stop attack

2 hours 34 min ago
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- Helpful co-workers. Reliable friends. Well-liked by many who encountered them....
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Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

3 hours 35 min ago
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident Friday evening in Fresno County, the company said....
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Rocker Gregg Allman dies at age 69; sang and lived the blues

5 hours 36 min ago
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Gregg Allman, a survivor of tragedy, knew the blues musically and in a painfully personal way....
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Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

6 hours 36 min ago
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident Friday evening in Fresno County, the company said....
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The Latest: Police eye Oregon stabbing suspect's ideology

6 hours 36 min ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Latest on a stabbing on a Portland, Oregon, train that left two dead (all times local):...
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The Latest: Police identify victims in Oregon train attack

7 hours 37 min ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Latest on a stabbing on a Portland, Oregon, train that left two dead (all times local):...
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Police: Suspect in Portland stabbings ranted about Muslims

7 hours 37 min ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A man who police say fatally stabbed two people who tried to stop him from yelling anti-Islamic slurs on a Portland light-rail train spent time in prison for robbery and kidnapping charges years ago, according to court records and a defense attorney....
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Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

8 hours 38 min ago
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died Saturday, a publicist said. He was 69....
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After UK, Egypt attacks, Libya seen as militants' haven

8 hours 38 min ago
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- The Libya connection in the May 22 Manchester concert suicide bombing and Friday's attack on Christians in Egypt has shone a light on the threat posed by militant Islamic groups that have taken advantage of lawlessness in the troubled North African nation to put down roots, recruit fighters and export jihadists to cause death and carnage elsewhere....
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At JFK's centennial, book chronicles presidency, day-by-day

9 hours 39 min ago
John F. Kennedy was born 100 years ago Monday, and a new book recounts his brief but eventful presidency - and the style and wit with which he shaped the hopes of a generation - through day-by-day reports drawn from coverage at the time, right up to his assassination in November 1963....
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Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

11 hours 40 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Take a seat, "Thor."...
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With new law, Lyft, Uber set to return to Texas capital city

12 hours 42 min ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft, which left Texas's tech-savvy capital city a year ago over local fingerprint requirements for drivers, are set to return after state lawmakers intervened....
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Supporters of Roosevelt National Park seek to block refinery

13 hours 44 min ago
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) -- When Meridian Energy Group set out to develop "the cleanest refinery on the planet," it chose a spot in western North Dakota's oil patch near highways, railroads and a picturesque national park named for a former president revered for his conservation advocacy....
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In opioid crisis, a new risk for police: accidental overdose

14 hours 44 min ago
BEL AIR, Md. (AP) -- As Cpl. Kevin Phillips pulled up to investigate a suspected opioid overdose, paramedics were already at the Maryland home giving a man a life-saving dose of the overdose reversal drug Narcan. Drugs were easy to find: a package of heroin on the railing leading to a basement; another batch on a shelf above a nightstand....
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Lobsterman shares his tale of 12 hours floating on his boots

14 hours 44 min ago
MONTAUK, N.Y. (AP) -- The darkest moment of John Aldridge's 12 terrifying hours of floating alone in the Atlantic Ocean came in the first moments after he was flung off his lobster boat....
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British Airways cancels flights amid global computer outage

15 hours 44 min ago
LONDON (AP) -- British Airways canceled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports Saturday as a global IT failure causes severe disruption for travelers....
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