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Elisabeth Moss returns to TV in Hulu's 'Handmaid's Tale'

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 10:40am
NEW YORK (AP) -- "The timing has been uncanny," says Margaret Atwood, marveling at how her 1985 novel, "The Handmaid's Tale," has not only been given renewed life as a TV series but has also gained disturbing urgency....
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Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 7:38am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio a year ago, in a video released Friday....
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Le Pen's passion for politics, far-right values in her DNA

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 6:33am
PARIS (AP) -- Marine Le Pen, whose passion for politics and far-right values were forged in the cradle, is making her second bid for the French presidency, hoping this time to break through the ceiling of fear that stopped her father from winning in 2002....
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James, Cavs come from 26 down, beat Pacers to take 3-0 lead

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 6:33am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- LeBron James celebrated another milestone with the greatest second-half comeback in playoff history....
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Buyer wanted: Tiny Oregon town for sale

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 5:32am
TILLER, Ore. (AP) -- In the tiny, dying timber town of Tiller, the old cliche is true. If you blink, you might actually miss it....
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Ronda Rousey announces engagement to fighter Travis Browne

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 5:32am
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Forget the octagon, Ronda Rousey is buzzing about a ring after announcing her engagement to fellow MMA fighter Travis Browne....
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The Latest: VP Pence arrives in Australia, last stop in Asia

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 4:30am
SYDNEY (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Asia and Australia (all times local):...
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AP Explains: How a single Trump sentence enraged South Korea

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:29am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- U.S. President Donald Trump's apparently offhand comment after meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping - that "Korea actually used to be a part of China" - has enraged many South Koreans....
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US Defense Sec'y Mattis: Syria still has chemical weapons

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 2:27am
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- Syria still possesses chemical weapons, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said in Israel on Friday, warning against the banned munitions being used again....
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Progress on depression slow in China as stigmas persist

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 2:27am
BEIJING (AP) -- Kerry Yang speaks openly to foreigners about the bouts of depression that have haunted her for a decade - her emotional meltdowns in college, the bruises she inflicted upon her body as a coping mechanism, her initial unsuccessful attempts at treatment....
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After sex video, S. Korea accused of targeting gay soldiers

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 1:27am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A watchdog group says South Korea's army is hunting down and prosecuting gay servicemen after a video of two male soldiers having sex was posted on the internet earlier this year, stoking fear in an already persecuted minority group....
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Hunger strike puts jailed Palestinian leader in spotlight

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:27am
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- From deep within an Israeli prison, Palestinian uprising leader Marwan Barghouti has once again thrust himself to the forefront of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict....
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Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Money for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the U.S. border with Mexico must be part of the massive spending bill Congress is preparing, the White House budget director says....
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Finance leaders defend trade, worry about those left behind

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- World finance leaders, confronted by a growing backlash against globalization, will seek to build support for free trade by finding ways to help those left behind....
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Babies of the IS caliphate languish in limbo, prison

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:24pm
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Hundreds of children fathered by the Islamic State's foreign fighters or brought to the self-proclaimed caliphate by their parents are now imprisoned or in limbo with nowhere to go, collateral victims as the militant group retreats and home countries hesitate to take them back....
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After sex video, S. Korea accused of targeting gay soldiers

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:24pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A watchdog group says South Korea's army is hunting down and prosecuting gay servicemen after a video of two male soldiers having sex was posted on the internet earlier this year, stoking fear in an already persecuted minority group....
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Prosecutors: Man arrested over bombing of German soccer bus

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:24pm
BERLIN (AP) -- A 28-year-old German-Russian citizen was arrested Friday in Germany on suspicion of bombing the bus carrying the Borussia Dortmund soccer team in an attack last week that prosecutors alleged was motivated by financial greed....
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In wake of tense Trump call, Pence aims to soothe Australia

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:24pm
SYDNEY (AP) -- More than two months after President Donald Trump got into a spat with the leader of Australia, Vice President Mike Pence will be working to smooth over any lingering hard feelings....
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Germ in raw milk, poultry now

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 6:17pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. government's latest report card on food poisoning suggests that a germ commonly linked to raw milk and poultry is surpassing salmonella at the top of the culprit list....
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The Latest: French candidates weigh in on attack on police

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:13pm
PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on the shootings of two police officers in Paris (all times local):...
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