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The Latest: Most internet service out to Dominica

24 min 46 sec ago
MIAMI (AP) -- A company that tracks the status of the internet around the world says most of Dominica's internet service appears to be down in the wake of Hurricane Maria....
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The Latest: Man accused of 2 deaths linked to 3rd shooting

24 min 46 sec ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local):...
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GOP governors launch 'news' site critics call propaganda

24 min 46 sec ago
ATLANTA (AP) -- Republican governors are getting into the "news" business....
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The Latest: Trump concludes combative UN address

1 hour 26 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):...
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Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

1 hour 26 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two former Cold War foes....
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The Latest: Trump makes his debut before UNGA

2 hours 27 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):...
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The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level

3 hours 27 min ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):...
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FEMA isn't relying on trailers to house hurricane victims

3 hours 27 min ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The hurricanes that battered Texas and Florida have likely spawned the worst disaster-created housing crisis since Hurricane Katrina left hundreds of thousands of Gulf Coast residents without homes more than a decade ago....
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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy, but keeps stores open

3 hours 27 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys 'R' Us, the toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual....
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Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

5 hours 29 min ago
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma....
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Hurricane Maria lashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

6 hours 31 min ago
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria pounded the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico....
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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy but keeps stores open

6 hours 31 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual....
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Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

8 hours 33 min ago
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is, quite literally, being wiped off the map....
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Haitians blocked at US border find 'Mexican dream'

8 hours 33 min ago
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the U.S. to pay up to $950 to have their prized possessions steamed and scrubbed for hours. They're never late, always hustle and come in on days off to learn new skills, traits that he says make them a model for their Mexican counterparts....
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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

8 hours 33 min ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations....
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Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

9 hours 35 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The problems keep piling up for Facebook, and it's unclear how long the internet giant will be able to brush them aside as it barrels toward acquiring its next billion users....
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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

9 hours 35 min ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations....
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New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:21pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said sexual abuse is a problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations, pledging Monday to root out the problem "once and for all."...
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Smashing: MLB home run record on track to fall Tuesday

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:21pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Giancarlo Stanton's smacks, Aaron Judge's jolts and all those dizzying long balls helped Major League Baseball move another poke closer to the inevitable....
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The Latest: Refugees reject claim that some Rohingya safe

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:21pm
NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar (AP) -- The Latest on the violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh (all times local):...
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