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Woods has 4th back surgery; likely to miss majors this year

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:13pm
One day after saying his back was progressing, Tiger Woods had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain and will go through another year without playing a major....
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Paris police say officer and attacker shot, killed

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 1:10pm
PARIS (AP) -- Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district....
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Hezbollah border tour offers a glimpse of possible war ahead

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 1:10pm
LABBOUNEH, Lebanon (AP) -- With their Kalashnikovs and Iranian-made anti-aircraft missiles pointing outward, the uniformed Hezbollah militants peered at a group of journalists from an orange grove in a village on the border with Israel, unflinching as they were photographed with their bare faces....
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Tennessee student found safe, teacher arrested in California

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:10pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A 15-year-old Tennessee girl who disappeared with her teacher more than a month ago was found safe in California and the teacher was arrested, authorities said Thursday....
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Sanders promoting new blood in Democrats but impact unclear

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:10am
OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) -- Bernie Sanders, who attracted millions of college-aged and young adults to his presidential campaign last year, is following through on a promise he made when he left the race: to promote younger leaders for the Democratic Party....
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Tennessee student found safe, teacher arrested in California

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:10am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A 15-year-old Tennessee girl who disappeared with her teacher more than a month ago was found safe in California and the teacher was arrested, authorities said Thursday....
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US defense chief: Pentagon won't reveal damage from big bomb

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:10am
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Pentagon will not disclose how much damage occurred when the military used its most powerful non-nuclear bomb to strike an Islamic State stronghold in Afghanistan....
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Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:08am
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia's Supreme Court on Thursday banned the Jehovah's Witnesses from operating anywhere in the country, accepting a request from the justice ministry that the religious organization be considered an extremist group....
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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Flying car to go on sale

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 9:07am
MONACO (AP) -- It may not be quite like the Jetsons, but for a few hundred thousand dollars you too can soon fly around in a car....
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American, Russian arrive at International Space Station

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:06am
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) -- A Soyuz space capsule delivered an American astronaut making his first space flight and a veteran Russian cosmonaut to the International Space Station on Thursday....
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Who stashed gold inside a British piano? It's a mystery

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:06am
LONDON (AP) -- British officials say they've been unable to trace the rightful heirs to a trove of gold coins found stashed inside a piano and worth a "life-changing" amount of money....
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Oprah Winfrey erupts in HBO's powerful 'Henrietta Lacks'

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 8:06am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Oprah Winfrey doesn't scare easy and she wasn't frightened here....
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Busy year for protests could cost Washington millions

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:06am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The major protests in Washington that have greeted President Donald Trump's first year in office are set to return in force, continuing an already expensive year for city officials who work to keep people safe during mass gatherings....
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Oprah Winfrey erupts in HBO's powerful 'Henrietta Lacks'

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 7:06am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Oprah Winfrey doesn't scare easy and she wasn't frightened here....
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GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:59am
DETROIT (AP) -- General Motors has stopped doing business in Venezuela after authorities took control of its only factory there in what GM called an illegal judicial seizure of its assets....
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AP-NORC Poll: Black teens most active on social media apps

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:59am
Teenagers and their technology are inseparable, but a new poll shows black teens are the most likely to have access to smartphones - which could explain why they're the biggest and most frequent users of mobile-friendly social media apps Snapchat and Instagram....
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Once critical of global deals, Trump slow to pull out of any

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 4:58am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The "America First" president who vowed to extricate America from onerous overseas commitments appears to be warming up to the view that when it comes to global agreements, a deal's a deal....
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Warriors take 2-0 series lead on Blazers, win without Durant

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 4:58am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- JaVale McGee has made a name for himself catching lob passes and reliably slamming them home to the pure delight of his teammates, and oh did those matter for the short-handed Golden State Warriors as they moved one win closer to another NBA championship....
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PARIS (AP) -- A French

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:58am
PARIS (AP) -- A French presidential campaign that's been filled with unprecedented twists and turns still has surprises in store heading into Sunday's first-round vote....
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AP Explains: The origins of 4/20, marijuana's high holiday

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 3:58am
SEATTLE (AP) -- Thursday marks marijuana culture's high holiday, 4/20, when college students gather - at 4:20 p.m. - in clouds of smoke on campus quads and when pot shops in legal weed states thank their customers with discounts....
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