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Clarkson, Pink honor victims of hurricanes, violence at AMAs

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:23pm
Kelly Clarkson and Pink kicked off the 2017 American Music Awards paying tribute to those affected this year by hurricanes, gun violence, hate crimes and other tragic events....
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Tambor doesn't see how he can return to 'Transparent'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:19pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Actor Jeffrey Tambor says he doesn't see how he can return to the Amazon series "Transparent" following two allegations of sexual harassment against him....
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Many Christian conservatives are backing Alabama's Roy Moore

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 12:17pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama's Christian conservatives see Roy Moore as their champion. He has battled federal judges and castigated liberals, big government, gun control, Muslims, homosexuality and anything else that doesn't fit the evangelical mold....
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New Zimbabwe leader could be enforcer known as the Crocodile

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 11:17am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Emmerson Mnangagwa, elected Sunday as the new leader of Zimbabwe's ruling political party and positioned to take over as the country's leader, has engineered a remarkable comeback using skills he no doubt learned from his longtime mentor, President Robert Mugabe....
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AP Top 25: Alabama still No. 1; Boise State, Northwestern in

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 11:17am
The top nine teams in The Associated Press college football poll have held onto their spots, led by No. 1 Alabama, while Northwestern and Boise State moved into the Top 25 for the first time this season....
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APNewsBreak: Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 states

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:16am
A prominent neurologist, already charged with groping patients at a Philadelphia clinic, is facing a growing number of accusations that he preyed on especially vulnerable pain patients at medical facilities in three states, using his impressive reputation as a healer to trap women in long-term doctor-patient relationships marked by abuse....
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The referee breaking unseen barriers for women in soccer

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 9:16am
Having made the breakthrough, the first woman referee in any of Europe's top soccer leagues is asking how long it will take for other countries to follow Germany's example....
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102-year-old survivor reunites with newly discovered nephew

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 7:12am
KFAR SABA, Israel (AP) -- Eliahu Pietruszka shuffled his 102-year-old body through the lobby of his retirement home toward a stranger he had never met and collapsed into him in a teary embrace. Then he kissed both cheeks of his visitor and in a frail, squeaky voice began blurting out greetings in Russian, a language he hadn't spoken in decades....
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Trump era sparks new debate about nuclear war authority

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:12am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday - the day America gets into a nuclear shooting war....
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Some Alabamians won't quit Moore because he never quit them

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:12am
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama's Christian conservatives see Roy Moore as their champion. He has battled federal judges and castigated liberals, big government, gun control, homosexuality, Muslims and anything else that doesn't fit the evangelical mold....
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AMAs reflect year in pop music, where male acts dominated

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
The performers at the 2017 American Music Awards are evenly split between men and women, but the nominees? Not so much....
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GOP's Sasse likes tax bill, but won't call it key to 2018

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse says Republican leaders are overstating how much passing tax-cut legislation can protect their party in next year's elections....
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European cities battle fiercely for top agencies leaving UK

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Brexit is still well over year away but two European cities on Monday will already be celebrating Britain's departure from the European Union....
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Ex-President Pinera favored in Chile vote, runoff likely

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Billionaire businessman Sebastian Pinera is heavily favored to top Sunday's election backed by Chileans who hope the former president can resuscitate a flagging economy, but polls suggest he won't get enough votes to avoid a runoff....
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LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans' 1st woman mayor

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that made her the first woman mayor of New Orleans....
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Truex leads a quartet of veterans in NASCAR's title race

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:02am
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) -- NASCAR has spent so much time this year ushering in a new generation of fresh-faced, young drivers. Now that it's championship time, it's the same old - really old - in the championship four....
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Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 8:55pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's Navy detected seven brief satellite calls Saturday that officials believe may have come from a submarine with 44 crew members that hadn't been heard from in three days....
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Sinn Fein's divisive leader to step down after over 30 years

AP Top Headlines - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 5:49pm
LONDON (AP) -- Gerry Adams, the divisive politician known around the world as the face of the Irish republican movement as it shifted from violence to peace, announced Saturday that he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years....
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