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Newspaper fires prominent journalist over ethical conflict

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 12:48pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Wall Street Journal has fired its highly regarded chief foreign affairs correspondent after evidence emerged about his involvement in a prospective business deal with an international businessman who was one of his key sources....
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Latest: Milwaukee jury clears ex-cop in black man's death

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 12:48pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Latest in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting (all times local):...
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Official: FBI looking at terrorism in Flint airport stabbing

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 12:48pm
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- The FBI is looking at terrorism as a possible motive after an officer was stabbed in the neck at the Flint airport, a law enforcement official said after the Wednesday attack that prompted an evacuation and beefed up security elsewhere in the Michigan city....
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Latest: Trump briefed on officer's stabbing at Flint airport

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 12:48pm
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- The Latest on the stabbing of an officer at the Flint, Michigan, airport (all times local):...
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Special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:45am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic Party divisions are on stark display after a disappointing special election loss in a hard-fought Georgia congressional race....
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Flu vaccine ineffective for people 65 and older last winter

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:45am
NEW YORK (AP) -- The flu vaccine did a poor job protecting older Americans against the illness last winter, even though the vaccine was well-matched to the flu bugs going around....
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Fidget spinners named among possible summer hazards for kids

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:45am
BOSTON (AP) -- The wildly popular fidget spinners that seem to be in the hands of the half the children in the U.S. are also potentially dangerous, a consumer watchdog group warned Wednesday....
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Michigan airport evacuated; officer seen bleeding from neck

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 9:44am
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- Officials on Wednesday evacuated an airport in Flint, Michigan, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby on the ground....
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NBC says 'Downton Abbey' movie production to start in 2018

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 9:44am
SINGAPORE (AP) -- A "Downton Abbey" movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal executive said Wednesday....
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Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:44am
BEIJING (AP) -- Beer-soaked "booze cruises" down North Korea's Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country's eastern coast. Saint Patrick's Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals....
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Police: Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:44am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Authorities say a man gunned down a woman believed to be his wife during an argument on a major Chicago expressway before he shot and killed himself....
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Fidget spinners named among possible summer hazards for kids

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:44am
BOSTON (AP) -- Thinking of getting your kid the wildly popular fidget spinner? A consumer watchdog group is warning parents to think again....
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4 cardinals press pope to clarify divorce-remarriage stand

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:43am
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Four conservative cardinals who publicly questioned Pope Francis' opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics are pressing their case and arguing that the issue is dividing the Catholic Church....
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Scruffy little dog named Gobi scores book, movie deals

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:43am
NEW YORK (AP) -- As dog stories go, this one about a scruffy little stray named Gobi has legs for miles....
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Gung-ho culture at tour agency Warmbier used on N.Korea trip

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:42am
BEIJING (AP) -- Beer-soaked "booze cruises" down North Korea's Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country's eastern coast. Saint Patrick's Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals....
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Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:42am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Police say a man and woman have been found dead with gunshot wounds on the Chicago Skyway, prompting an early-morning closure of part of the expressway that connects the city with Indiana....
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Man accused of moving cocaine through children's day care

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:42am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Children played and slept surrounded by pounds of cocaine at a Los Angeles day care center that a man used as a drug trafficking hub, authorities said....
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Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 3:40am
LONDON (AP) -- Queen Elizabeth II will outline the government's legislative program Wednesday in Parliament, carrying on with royal duties despite the announcement that her husband, Prince Philip, has been hospitalized....
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Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital with infection

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 3:40am
LONDON (AP) -- Prince Philip has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of an infection and will not be able to attend the queen's speech, Buckingham Palace said Wednesday....
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Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 2:39am
DETROIT (AP) -- Travis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company....
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