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The Latest: Man charged with kidnapping Chinese scholar

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 7:34pm
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- The Latest on the Illinois disappearance of a Chinese scholar (all times local):...
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The Latest: Hospital gunman had limited permit to practice

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 4:32pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting at Bronx Lebanon Hospital (all times local):...
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Summer looms with GOP stuck on health care, budget, taxes

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 4:32pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans are stuck on health care, can't pass a budget, and hopes for a big, bipartisan infrastructure package are fizzling. Overhauling the tax code looks more and more like a distant dream....
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The Latest: Hospital gunman quit before he could be fired

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 3:31pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting at Bronx Lebanon Hospital (all times local):...
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Trump commission on voting fraud asks states for voter data

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 3:31pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- President Donald Trump's commission investigating alleged voter fraud in the 2016 elections has asked states for a list of the names, party affiliations, addresses and voting histories of all voters, if state law allows it to be public....
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Gunman kills 1, hurts 6 at NYC hospital before killing self

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 2:31pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A doctor with a rifle hidden under a lab coat opened fire Friday at the Bronx hospital where he used to work, killing one person and wounding six others before taking his own life, authorities said....
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The Latest: Police identify gunman who killed police officer

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 2:31pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting involving two San Antonio police officers (all times local):...
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Gunman kills at least 1 inside NYC hospital, then kills self

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 1:30pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A man pulled a rifle from under his white lab coat and opened fire inside a Bronx hospital Friday, killing at least one person and wounding others before apparently taking his own life, police said....
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The Latest: Texas flags to be lowered to honor slain officer

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 1:30pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting involving two San Antonio police officers (all times local):...
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Trump travel ban won't keep engaged couples apart after all

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 1:30pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Paul Gottinger, who applied nearly a year ago to bring his Iranian fiancee to the United States so they could be married, went to bed feeling hopeless....
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Searchers' wounds will be considered at Bergdahl sentencing

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 1:30pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Serious wounds to a soldier and a Navy SEAL who searched for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl can be used at the sentencing phase of his upcoming trial, a judge ruled Friday, giving prosecutors significant leverage to pursue stiff punishment against the soldier....
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MSNBC hosts say tabloid article a weapon in Trump feud

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 12:30pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Morning Joe" hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, a couple onscreen and off, say the White House told them a damaging National Enquirer story about their relationship would "go away" if they called the president and apologized for harsh commentary....
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Searchers' wounds will be considered at Bergdahl sentencing

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 12:30pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Serious wounds to a soldier and a Navy Seal who searched for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl can be used at the sentencing phase of his upcoming trial, a judge ruled Friday, giving prosecutors significant leverage to pursue stiff punishment against the soldier....
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GOP bill would let churches endorse political candidates

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 11:29am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Churches should have the First Amendment right to endorse political candidates and still keep their tax-free status, say House Republicans, who quietly tucked a provision into a sweeping spending bill that would deny the IRS money to enforce the 63-year-old law prohibiting such outright politicking from the pulpit....
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Texas officer shot while investigating vehicle break-in dies

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 11:29am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- A police officer in San Antonio died Friday of wounds suffered when he and his partner were shot by a man they intended to question about a vehicle break-in, police said....
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1 year later, Utah man stuck in Venezuela jail amid unrest

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 10:29am
RIVERTON, Utah (AP) -- The parents of a Utah man imprisoned in Venezuela one year ago as of Friday fear their son will die in a Caracas jail with no relief in sight and growing volatility in the South American country....
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Publicist to AP: Venus Williams will play at Wimbledon

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 10:29am
LONDON (AP) -- Venus Williams' publicist says the five-time Wimbledon champion will play at the Grand Slam tournament after a police report emerged in Florida saying the tennis star caused a car crash that led to the death of a passenger in another vehicle....
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Warren Buffett buys 700 million shares in Bank of America

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 9:28am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying 700 million shares in Bank of America, making Buffett the largest shareholder in two of the nation's largest banks....
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Trump says US renegotiating trade deal with South Korea

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 9:28am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday the United States is renegotiating its trade deal with South Korea as he met the nation's new leader for talks also addressing the nuclear weapons threat from North Korea....
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Chicago police, feds team up on new effort to curb violence

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 9:28am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago police, federal agents and prosecutors are launching a new initiative Friday to stem the flow of illegal firearms in the city as part of efforts to curb rampant gun violence that President Donald Trump says is at "epidemic proportions."...
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