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The Cubs curbed their curse _ who's next to douse a drought?

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 1:03pm
Now that the Cubs have broken baseball's oldest curse, who's next?...
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New Hampshire leads effort to view overdoses as crime scenes

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:01pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A New Hampshire training program that teaches police officers and prosecutors how to treat drug overdoses as crime scenes is emerging as a model for other states grappling with the opioid crisis....
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Zoo plan for baby hippo: More independence, nix lap naps

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:01pm
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Cincinnati Zoo says its premature baby hippo, Fiona, is getting more independent and now tops 100 pounds (45.36 kilograms), meaning her days of napping on her human caretakers' laps are dwindling....
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Plenty of high-profile players wearing new uniforms

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:01pm
Chris Sale traded socks (AP) -- or Sox - from white to red. Edwin Encarnacion took his big bat to Cleveland. Aroldis Chapman returned to the Bronx....
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2 homes being demolished at suburban Detroit sinkhole site

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:59am
FRASER, Mich. (AP) -- Two homes are being torn down to help clear the way for repairs to a broken sewer line that caused a sinkhole on Christmas Eve in suburban Detroit....
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Disney CEO: 'Last Jedi' not changed due to Fisher's death

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:59am
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- Disney CEO Bob Iger says the upcoming "Star Wars" sequel has not been changed due to the death of Carrie Fisher....
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Rachel Dolezal struggles after racial identity scandal

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 9:59am
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A woman who was once a black civil rights leader in Washington state, then lost her job after her parents exposed her as white struggles to make a living these days....
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Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:55am
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- A nonprofit group says hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries with workers as young as 14 supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands....
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Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new parking spot

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 6:55am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Astronauts ventured out on a spacewalk Friday to prep the International Space Station for a new parking spot....
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The Latest: Trump ties health care vote to abortion

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on an effort in Congress to pass a health care bill (all times local):...
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US-born panda Bao Bao makes first public appearance in China

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:55am
DUJIANGYAN, China (AP) -- American-born giant panda Bao Bao made her first appearance Friday before the public in southwestern China following her move there from Washington, D.C....
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Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 4:54am
CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian security official says ousted President Hosni Mubarak is back at home, free following his release from custody after legal proceedings that took years during which the country witnessed major upheavals....
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House sets risky health care vote after Trump demands it

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a gamble with monumental political stakes, Republicans set course for a climactic House vote on their health care overhaul after President Donald Trump claimed he was finished negotiating with GOP holdouts and determined to pursue the rest of his agenda, win or lose....
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Trump's pattern: Make claim first, then wait for facts

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For President Donald Trump, facts often follow fiction....
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Ivanka Trump: A White House force, just not an 'employee'

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump will have a security clearance, a West Wing office and the ear of her father on important policy matters. But don't call her an employee....
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Lawsuits blaming Saudi Arabia for 9/11 get new life

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:50pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- For years, family members of those killed on Sept. 11 and insurance companies tried unsuccessfully through the courts to hold Saudi Arabia or businesses and organizations there responsible for the terrorist attacks. Now that Congress has cleared the way, they're making a fresh effort....
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Bye, Michigan _ time for new lovable underdogs Xavier, SC

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:50pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Thanks, Michigan. It was fun while it lasted....
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Brady's Super Bowl jerseys returned to New England Patriots

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:48pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots....
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The Latest: Bluiett keeping Xavier in game vs Arizona

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 8:48pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Latest on the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):...
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