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Official: Boy found dead in car that was stolen, 3 arrests

Fri, 2017-05-19 03:11
GLUCKSTADT, Miss. (AP) -- Three young Mississippi men were arrested hours after a 6-year-old boy was found shot dead Thursday in his mother's stolen car and the suspects will be charged with capital murder, authorities said....
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Polls open in first Iran presidential vote since atomic deal

Fri, 2017-05-19 00:11
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iranians began voting Friday in the country's first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan Rouhani faced a staunch challenge from a hard-line opponent over his outreach to the wider world....
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Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at New York auction

Fri, 2017-05-19 00:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- A 1982 artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for a record $110.5 million at Sotheby's auction of contemporary art Thursday night....
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Ducks even Western finals at 2, beating Predators 3-2 in OT

Fri, 2017-05-19 00:11
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Corey Perry's shot deflected in off Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban's stick 10:25 into overtime, and the Ducks snapped the Predators' 10-game home playoff winning streak with a 3-2 victory Thursday night that evened the Western Conference finals at 2-2....
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Trump, dogged by questions at home, makes first trip abroad

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:11
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's maiden international trip, a five-stop marathon across the Middle East and Europe, has long loomed as a crucial first test abroad for the chaos-courting president....
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Car mows down Times Square pedestrians for blocks, killing 1

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- A man steered his car onto a sidewalk running through the heart of Times Square and mowed down pedestrians for three blocks Thursday, killing a teenager, then emerged from his wrecked vehicle wild-eyed and waving his arms before he was subdued by police and bystanders....
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Brazil's Temer: 'I won't resign' amid corruption allegations

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:11
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazilian President Michel Temer on Thursday rejected calls for his resignation, saying he will fight allegations that he endorsed the paying of hush money to a former lawmaker jailed for corruption....
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US, Turkey spar over Erdogan visit violence, Kurdish support

Thu, 2017-05-18 21:11
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration faced growing calls Thursday for a forceful response to violence by Turkish presidential guards on American soil, who were briefly detained this week but then set free. The unseemly incident added to U.S.-Turkish tensions that are being compounded by a growing spat over U.S. war strategy against the Islamic State group in Syria....
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Trump supporters blame leaks, conspiracy for his woes

Thu, 2017-05-18 18:11
WASHINGTON (AP) -- To the White House and its supporters, the big story in Washington isn't the investigation into possible Trump campaign ties to Russia. It's about leakers working to undermine the president....
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Ailes' political legacy: GOP control in divided America

Thu, 2017-05-18 18:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- Roger Ailes is gone, but the world he created is not....
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What Twitter's privacy changes mean for you

Thu, 2017-05-18 18:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twitter's new privacy policy suggests ambitions of becoming more like Facebook - more tracking of users and more targeting of ads to rake in more money....
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Trump loyalists pay little heed to revelations rocking DC

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Donald Trump's loyal backers say they don't know, don't believe or don't care about the explosive revelations that forced the Justice Department to appoint a special counsel to investigate possible collusion between Russia and the Republican campaign....
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Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:11
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazil's political crisis deepened sharply on Thursday with corruption allegations that threatened to topple the president, undermine reforms aimed at pulling the economy from recession and leave Latin America's largest nation rudderless....
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Car drives wrong way in Times Square and hits crowds; 1 dead

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- A man who appeared intoxicated drove his car the wrong way up a Times Square street and plowed into pedestrians on the sidewalk Thursday, killing a teenager and injuring 22 other people, authorities and witnesses said. The driver was taken into custody and being tested for alcohol....
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Man freed from prison faces possible deportation to Cuba

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:11
DENVER (AP) -- A Colorado man ordered released from prison after being mistakenly set free a decade ago and then put back behind bars is now being held by federal immigration authorities and facing possible deportation to Cuba....
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1 in 6 newlyweds' spouse is of different race or ethnicity

Thu, 2017-05-18 15:11
WASHINGTON (AP) -- More and more Americans are marrying people of different races and ethnicities, reaching at least 1 in 6 newlyweds in 2015, the highest proportion in American history, a new study released Thursday showed....
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Russian FM mocks US media over intelligence-sharing reports

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:11
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) -- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday mocked U.S. news reports suggesting President Donald Trump inappropriately shared sensitive intelligence with him about terror threats involving laptops on airplanes....
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Roger Ailes, media guru and political strategist, dies at 77

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:11
NEW YORK (AP) -- Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America's political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, according to his wife, Elizabeth Ailes. He was 77....
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Cops: Dad locked toddler in cage, left day-old baby alone

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:11
A Pennsylvania man locked his 22-month-old son in a makeshift wooden cage and left the boy home alone with his two younger siblings, including a sister born hours earlier, police said Thursday....
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Pope embraces Huntington's afflicted in bid to end stigma

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:11
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis embraced weeping mothers, fathers and children with Huntington's Disease on Thursday as he sought to remove the stigma of an incurable genetic disorder that causes such devastating physical and psychiatric effects that its sufferers are often shunned and abandoned....
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