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APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

Fri, 2017-06-23 15:40
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday....
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Accident reported involving military plane at Ohio air show

Fri, 2017-06-23 15:40
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident....
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A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

Fri, 2017-06-23 15:40
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers....
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Fri, 2017-06-23 15:40
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:...
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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:40
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- At least 40 people were killed and nearly 100 wounded Friday in four separate bomb and gun attacks in three major Pakistani cities, officials said....
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Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:40
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump....
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Indiana crackdown on opioids sparks more pharmacy robberies

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:40
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- As the nation's opioid epidemic intensified, Indiana cracked down on over-prescribing doctors and "pill mills" catering to people with addictions. The state also took aim at doctor-shopping - the practice of visiting multiple physicians to score more painkillers....
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Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:40
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....
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North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death

Fri, 2017-06-23 09:40
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea on Friday called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a coma....
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Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

Fri, 2017-06-23 09:40
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck....
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Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town

Fri, 2017-06-23 09:40
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) -- Just before sunrise, there's typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic view of Oregon's second-highest peak glowing pink in the faint light....
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North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

Fri, 2017-06-23 06:40
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea on Friday called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a coma....
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Analysis: McConnell stakes it all on health care bill

Fri, 2017-06-23 06:40
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pass or fail, there will be one man singularly responsible for the fate of health care legislation in the Senate: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....
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AP Analysis: Could Trump push a partial Mideast deal?

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
Donald Trump may be uniquely suited to push for Middle East peace: the Israelis as well as key Arab players, each for their own reasons, are all looking like admirers who seek to please. But out-of-the-box thinking will be needed nonetheless....
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North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea has denied it cruelly treated or tortured an American student who was detained for more than year and died days after being released in a coma....
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Car bomb in southwest Pakistan kills at least 11, wounds 20

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) -- A powerful car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in southwestern Pakistan on Friday killed 11 people and wounded 20, officials said....
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At pride events, protests claim prejudice, exclusion

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants - and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community, speaking out against what they see as increasingly corporate pride celebrations that prioritize the experiences of gay white men and ignore the issues continuing to face black and brown LGBT people....
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Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck....
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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:40
NEW YORK (AP) -- Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night....
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Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

Fri, 2017-06-23 00:40
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and sever all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood....
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