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Fyre Fest fiasco: Bahamas party lives, dies on social media

Sat, 2017-04-29 17:54
In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media....
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The Latest: Joshua knocks out Klitschko for title

Sat, 2017-04-29 17:54
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on the Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight title fight in Wembley Stadium. Unofficial scores by AP's Tim Dahlberg. (all times local):...
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Marchers use Trump's 100th day to protest climate policies

Sat, 2017-04-29 14:54
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of people across the U.S. are marching on President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office to demand action on climate change....
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Turkish court formally blocks access to Wikipedia

Sat, 2017-04-29 14:54
ISTANBUL (AP) -- In a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier restriction by Turkey's telecommunications watchdog....
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Trump's first 100 days: A president's very public education

Sat, 2017-04-29 11:53
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Health care is complicated. China can be a useful ally. NATO isn't obsolete. Being president is hard....
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Russian rallies urge Putin not to run again; dozens arrested

Sat, 2017-04-29 11:53
MOSCOW (AP) -- Under the slogan "I'm fed up," demonstrators urging Vladimir Putin not to run for a fourth term rallied in cities across Russia on Saturday. Dozens were arrested in St. Petersburg and elsewhere....
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The Latest: Belgian PM says beware of UK Brexit tactics

Sat, 2017-04-29 08:53
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the European Union summit dealing with the Brexit negotiations (all times local)...
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Arkansas will face challenges replenishing execution supply

Sat, 2017-04-29 05:53
Arkansas will have a more difficult time obtaining additional lethal injection drugs after an unprecedented court challenge by a drug distributor and possible complications during at least one of the four executions the state carried out this month, experts said....
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US executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment?...
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Critics question top US prosecutor's style after blunt words

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With two dust-ups in a week, first with a judge in Hawaii and another with leaders of the nation's largest and most powerful police department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions sounds to some more like the conservative senator from Alabama he once was rather than the top prosecutor he is today....
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UAE's battle-hardened military expands into Africa, Mideast

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The United Arab Emirates is better known for its skyscrapers and pampered luxuries, but its small size belies a quiet expansion of its battle-hardened military into Africa and elsewhere in the Middle East....
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Hacker threatens to release stolen copies of Netflix series

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is demanding that the video streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the new episodes from being prematurely released online....
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Methodist court ruling a blow for openly lesbian bishop

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
NEW YORK (AP) -- The first openly lesbian bishop in the United Methodist Church can stay on the job for now, but she is subject to a disciplinary review that could lead to her removal, the top church court ruled Friday....
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Correspondents' dinner lacks glitter without Trump

Sat, 2017-04-29 02:53
The annual dinner of the White House Correspondents' Association is taking place without its traditional star....
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Witnessing death: AP reporters describe problem executions

Fri, 2017-04-28 23:53
The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die, but opponents say several problematic executions involving the drug are evidence that it does not work consistently. They raised new concerns after an execution Thursday in Arkansas left the prisoner convulsing and pressing against his restraints....
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The Latest: Steelers pick hometown cancer survivor Conner

Fri, 2017-04-28 23:53
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern):...
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Focus turns to senator with doctor guilty of Medicare fraud

Fri, 2017-04-28 17:53
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A prominent Florida eye doctor accused of political corruption was convicted of Medicare fraud Friday, increasing the odds that federal prosecutors could pressure him to testify against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez....
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Writhing and gasping: AP reporters view problem executions

Fri, 2017-04-28 17:53
The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die, but opponents say several problematic executions involving the drug are evidence that it does not work consistently. They raised new concerns after an execution Thursday in Arkansas left the prisoner convulsing and pressing against his restraints....
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The Latest: Trump delivers campaign-like speech to NRA crowd

Fri, 2017-04-28 14:53
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Latest on the NRA's annual convention (all times local):...
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