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Education Secretary DeVos uses private plane for work travel

14 hours 16 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events....
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Fergie says she and Josh Duhamel still 'great friends'

15 hours 16 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fergie says even though she and husband Josh Duhamel are splitting up, they're still "great friends" who love one another and their young son....
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Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

17 hours 21 min ago
Massive, makeshift refugee camps are sprawling over farms and open land in southern Bangladesh as more than 420,000 Rohingya Muslims flee violent attacks in their predominantly Buddhist homeland of Myanmar....
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THE NEXT ONE? 13-year-old hoops phenom invites AP on journey

17 hours 21 min ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare....
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Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

19 hours 25 min ago
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake....
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NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

20 hours 27 min ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea's foreign minister has described as "the sound of a dog barking" President Donald Trump's threat to destroy his country....
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UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

21 hours 27 min ago
BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old girl found refuge in a camp protected by U.N. peacekeepers....
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Bet on Trump or challenge Israel? Palestinians mull strategy

21 hours 27 min ago
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- After more than two decades of failures, Palestinians are increasingly questioning their leaders' strategy of reaching statehood through negotiations with Israel....
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THE NEXT ONE? 13-year-old hoops phenom invites AP on journey

21 hours 27 min ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Emoni Bates walks out a front door of Clague Middle School with just inches to spare....
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UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:01pm
BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- The Congolese orphan girl haunts the U.N.'s top human rights official, even though more than a decade has passed since he heard her story....
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Business ties complicate Muslim states' response to Rohingya

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:01pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- When Rohingya Muslims fled persecution and slaughter in Myanmar in past decades, tens of thousands found refuge in Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest sites. This time around, Muslim leaders from the Persian Gulf to Pakistan have offered little more than condemnation and urgently needed humanitarian aid....
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10 Things to Know for Thursday

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 9:01pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:...
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SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 7:59pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Securities and Exchange Commission says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016....
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Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 7:59pm
Jake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died. He was 95....
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Mexican family mourns 11 dead after church falls at baptism

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:58pm
ATZALA, Mexico (AP) -- A child's baptism turned into tragedy when the roof of a church collapsed as a powerful earthquake shook central Mexico. Eleven members of a family died, including the 2-month-old girl being christened....
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Manafort offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaign

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:58pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the campaign to a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Putin....
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Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul at Yankee Stadium

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:58pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A young girl at Yankee Stadium was injured by a 105 mph foul ball off the bat of Todd Frazier during Wednesday's game against Minnesota, leading some players to call for protective netting to be extended....
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AP PHOTOS: 24 hours of fear, heroism after Mexico quake

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 4:56pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- It was 24 hours of terror and death, hope and heroism in Mexico....
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Young girl hospitalized by 105 mph foul at Yankee Stadium

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 3:56pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A young girl at Yankee Stadium was injured by a 105 mph foul ball off the bat of Todd Frazier during Wednesday's game against Minnesota, leading some players to call for protective netting to be extended....
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Trump to award Medal of Honor to Alabama veteran

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 2:55pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to a retired Army medic from Alabama who risked his life several times to provide medical care to his comrades during the Vietnam War, the White House announced Wednesday....
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