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Sexual misconduct claims roil Alabama campaign, divide women

49 min 28 sec ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing Republicans, and women in particular....
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Love game: Serena Williams reportedly marries in New Orleans

1 hour 51 min ago
The game is love for tennis star Serena Williams and her new husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian....
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Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."...
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US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered

2 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless they've entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks an elusive Mideast peace deal....
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Montana congressman misled authorities on reporter's assault

2 hours 52 min ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter the day before he was elected and claimed that the "liberal media" was "trying to make a story" out of it, according to documents released Friday....
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Earnhardt ready to say a final goodbye to NASCAR career

2 hours 52 min ago
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. bounded out of the media center and was instantly swarmed by fans snapping photos and shoving Sharpies in his face. Earnhardt was tailed until he walked up the steps to another TV interview....
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Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500

4 hours 56 min ago
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) -- She started in go-karts when she was 10, and was a national champion two years later. By the time Danica Patrick turned 16, she was on her own in Europe, pursuing a racing career....
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As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?

5 hours 58 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- "You can do anything," Donald Trump once boasted, speaking of groping and kissing unsuspecting women....
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Candidate for Ohio governor reveals sexual past on Facebook

8 hours 1 min ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A state Supreme Court justice running for Ohio governor volunteered candid details of his sexual past on Facebook, saying Friday that he was taking a swipe at the "media frenzy" over sexual misconduct....
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Keystone pipeline leak won't affect last regulatory hurdle

8 hours 1 min ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Discovery of a 210,000-gallon oil leak from the Keystone pipeline would seem to be poor timing four days before regulators in Nebraska decide whether to allow a major expansion of the system, but officials say state law does not allow pipeline safety to be a factor in their decision....
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Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try

9 hours 2 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Does money roll downhill?...
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Candidate for Ohio governor reveals sexual past on Facebook

9 hours 2 min ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A state Supreme Court justice running for Ohio governor volunteered candid details of his sexual past on Facebook, saying Friday that he was taking a swipe at the "media frenzy" over sexual misconduct....
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Advocacy groups: Killings of transgender people increase

10 hours 4 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- At least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll....
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Keystone pipeline leak won't affect Nebraska ruling

10 hours 4 min ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Discovery of a 210,000-gallon oil spill from the Keystone pipeline that critics say demonstrates the risks of energy transport to the environment, will not affect Nebraska regulators' decision next week on an expansion of the system because they are not allowed to consider pipeline safety, a state official said Friday....
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Rev Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosis

11 hours 6 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy....
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State Department battles criticism of Tillerson's management

11 hours 6 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The State Department is hitting back at the growing bipartisan criticism of Rex Tillerson's leadership and accusations he is presiding over a debilitating brain drain of the nation's diplomatic corps....
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Pope to feed hundreds of poor at special Sunday lunch, Mass

11 hours 6 min ago
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis will be offering several hundred poor people - homeless, migrants, unemployed - a lunch of gnocchi, veal and tiramisu when he celebrates his first World Day of the Poor in the spirit of his namesake, St. Francis of Assisi....
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Keystone pipeline leak won't affect Nebraska ruling

11 hours 6 min ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Discovery of a 210,000-gallon oil spill from the Keystone pipeline that critics say demonstrates the risks of energy transport to the environment will not affect Nebraska regulators' decision next week on a massive expansion of the system because they are not allowed to consider pipeline safety, a state official said Friday....
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The Latest: Women who worked for Franken vouch for him

12 hours 6 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on allegations of sexual misconduct against Sen. Al Franken (all times local):...
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