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April 17, 2018 - 12:06 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, already fighting for his political life and facing a felony charge related to an extramarital affair, could soon face another felony count after Attorney General Josh Hawley cited evidence Tuesday that Greitens' use of a charity donor list...
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April 17, 2018 - 11:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Southwest Airlines jet blew an engine at 32,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window, setting off a desperate scramble by passengers to save a woman from getting sucked out. She later died, and seven others were injured.
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AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File
April 17, 2018 - 11:34 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Three years ago, Starbucks was widely ridiculed for trying to start a national conversation on race relations by asking its employees to write the words "Race Together" on coffee cups. The initiative, though it backfired, was in line with the company's longstanding effort to project...
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April 17, 2018 - 11:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Donald Trump released a composite sketch Tuesday of the man she says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot to stay quiet about the relationship.
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April 17, 2018 - 8:56 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Forecasters warned of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma battled blazes that have killed at least two people.
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AP Photo/Eric Gay, File
April 16, 2018 - 2:04 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — California has rejected the federal government's initial plans for National Guard troops to the border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement, two U.S. officials told The Associated Press.
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AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File
April 16, 2018 - 12:05 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush, who was reported in "failing health" over the weekend, is in "great spirits" and the family is grateful for "everybody's prayers and thoughts," her granddaughter said Monday.
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AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File
April 16, 2018 - 8:34 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Seven inmates were killed and at least 17 others seriously injured as inmates were left to fight for more than seven hours before authorities regained control of a maximum-security prison.
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AP Photo/Mary Schwalm
April 16, 2018 - 8:28 am
BOSTON (AP) — Runners are arriving in Hopkinton and trying to stay dry as they await the start of the Boston Marathon.
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April 16, 2018 - 8:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — About two dozen chanting protesters took over a Philadelphia Starbucks on Monday, days after two black men were arrested there when store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing.
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