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Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

Mon, 2017-06-26 09:42
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death, according to an announcement Monday by her attorneys and the Minneapolis suburb that employed the officer....
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'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial

Mon, 2017-06-26 09:42
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Pharma Bro" just won't keep his mouth shut....
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Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some advisers wary

Mon, 2017-06-26 06:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. elections....
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China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate given medical parole

Mon, 2017-06-26 06:42
BEIJING (AP) -- Imprisoned Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate and dissident Liu Xiaobo has been transferred to a hospital after being diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer, his former lawyer said Monday....
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Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
BEIJING (AP) -- The world's biggest coal users - China, the United States and India - have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year's record global decline for the heavily polluting fuel and a setback to efforts to rein in climate change emissions....
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Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Before taking their long summer break, the Supreme Court justices are poised to act on the Trump administration's travel ban and a separation of church and state dispute involving a Missouri church playground....
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PROMISES, PROMISES: What Trump has pledged on health care

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is not known for plunging into the details of complex policy issues, and health care is no exception. Since his campaign days, Trump has addressed health care in broad, aspirational strokes. Nonetheless he made some clear promises along the way....
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Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some advisers wary

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. elections....
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Pakistan raises death toll to 157 from fuel truck fire

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) -- Pakistani officials say the death toll from a massive fuel truck fire the previous day has risen to 157 as four more of the victims died overnight....
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Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B shines

Mon, 2017-06-26 03:42
Remy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that decade, as well as five wins for Beyonce....
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Joe Arpaio on trial over immigration actions echoing Trump's

Mon, 2017-06-26 00:41
PHOENIX (AP) -- The immigration rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump have a familiar ring in Arizona, where former Sheriff Joe Arpaio once used similar tactics to become a national figure....
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'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial

Mon, 2017-06-26 00:41
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Pharma Bro" just won't keep his mouth shut....
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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

Mon, 2017-06-26 00:41
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era....
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Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; 90s R&B shines

Mon, 2017-06-26 00:41
Remy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that decade....
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Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

Sun, 2017-06-25 21:41
UNDATED (AP) -- Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of faulty air bag inflators that are linked to the death of at least 16 people....
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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

Sun, 2017-06-25 21:41
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era....
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'Transformers: The Last Knight' debuts to a franchise low

Sun, 2017-06-25 21:41
NEW YORK (AP) -- The hulking machines of "Transformers" are no longer box-office behemoths in North America. But they're still big in China....
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The Latest: Parade revelers feel need to stand up for rights

Sun, 2017-06-25 18:41
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on pride marches (all times local):...
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3 dead, 30 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

Sun, 2017-06-25 18:41
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- A multi-story tourist boat packed with about 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized on a reservoir near Medellin on Sunday, and police in Colombia said three people were dead and 30 missing....
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The Latest: 153 killed in Pakistan tanker fire

Sun, 2017-06-25 15:41
MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) -- The Latest on an oil tanker fire in Pakistan that killed more than 140 people (all times local):...
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