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Pope honors Rome's legacy of integration over centuries

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis has crossed the Tiber River for a visit to Rome's city hall, paying homage to an ancient city that...

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Inter and Milan close to announcing plans for new stadium

MILAN (AP) — Inter and AC Milan are close to announcing a joint project for a new stadium, casting aside potential renovations...

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Swedes keep room ready for US diplomats in Pyongyang

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Swedish diplomats are keeping a room ready for the U.S. to use if it ever decides to have an...

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Iraq parliament votes to sack official after ferry sinking

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's parliament voted on Sunday to sack a provincial official following the tragic sinking of a ferry in the...

Crime

Police: Man tried to hide alcohol on breath with body spray

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a man sprayed Axe body spray in his mouth to cover the smell of...

Crime

50 years for man who raped neighbor, then offered yard work

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 20-year-old convicted of raping his neighbor and then offering to do work around her house to...

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The Latest: China, France push climate-friendly finance

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the meeting between European leaders and China's president (all times local):12:10 p.m.The leaders...

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Avenatti hit with Nike extortion claims, other charges

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year ago, Michael Avenatti's star was rising as the combative, media-savvy lawyer representing porn...

Crime

Police search for suspect, possible victim in hotel shooting

NATICK, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police are searching for a suspect in connection with a shooting at a hotel in...

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Mapping pot legalization politics: Not just red vs. blue

NEW YORK (AP) — To anyone who figured the path of legalizing recreational marijuana use ran along blue state-red state lines, a...

Crime

Extradited: Irish-American man allegedly spread child porn

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — An Irish-American man has been extradited from Ireland to the United States on charges that he helped...

Sports

Blazers lose Nurkic to severe leg injury, edge Nets in 2 OTs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — They had just clinched a playoff spot, though there were no cheers or celebrations from the Portland...

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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. HOUSE VOTE TO STOP...

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House vote to stop Trump's border wall plan likely to fail

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is nearing a victory over Democrats as the House tries overriding his first veto , a...

Crime

Family now charged in death of Georgia boy buried in yard

GUYTON, Ga. (AP) — Five relatives charged in the death of a Georgia girl now faces charges in the death of her brother as...

Crime

Trial begins against Turkish employee of US Consulate

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul appeared in court Tuesday charged with espionage and...

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Global stocks rebound after slide on growth worries

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock prices rebounded Tuesday a slide on worries about U.S. and European economic growth.In early...

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Orioles' Cobb to miss opener, goes on injured list

With opening day just around the corner, the list of notable players who are going to be absent keeps growing.World Series MVP...

Historic Oklahoma bank tied to Pretty Boy Floyd to be restored

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BOLEY — A building tied to one of the most notorious bank robbers of the 20th century in the U.S. could soon be saved for generations thanks to the work of a non-profit and a grant from the National Park Service. On Nov. 23, 1932, members of...

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Kamala Harris promises teachers a raise if elected president

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first major policy proposal of her presidential campaign, Sen. Kamala Harris of California is focused...

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Young right-hander Chris Paddack makes Padres rotation

SEATTLE (AP) — When manager Andy Green walked to the mound on Monday night, the plan was set in motion.He congratulated Chris...

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Alabama woman pleads guilty to attempted murder of toddlers

SNEAD, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman has pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of her two children, then ages 1 and 2, and...

Business

New trade deal getting a boost from Trump, business groups

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and business groups are stepping up efforts to win congressional approval for the...

Health

Massacre suspect wants mental health experts names sealed

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The suspect in last year's Florida high school massacre will be back in court as his attorneys try...

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Man accused of posing as college student and raping teens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The owner of a Washington, D.C, barbershop is accused of posing as a Howard University student and preying on...

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Florida surfer hospitalized after shark bites foot

JUPITER ISLAND, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a Florida man was bitten on the foot by a shark while surfing.Treasure Coast...

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Trump says investigation abused him, led to 'evil things'

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats pressed the Justice Department to provide the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller...

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5 inmates escape N. Carolina jail, 4 taken into custody

NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Four of the five inmates who escaped from the Nash County Detention center in North Carolina were in...

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EU official backs key role for Kabul in talks with Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The European Union's top diplomat has expressed support for U.S.-led efforts to resolve Afghanistan's...

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Attack on US-backed Syrian fighters kills 7 in northern town

BEIRUT (AP) — An official with the U.S.-backed force in Syria says gunmen have attacked one of their checkpoints in the...

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Cecil, 4 other Cardinals on injured list to start season

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals placed five players on the injured list as they shaped their roster for Thursday's...

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Monday Sports in Brief

NFLPHOENIX (AP) — As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will break from tradition and feature the Packers vs....

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Missouri State crashes the Sweet 16 as 11 seed

NEW YORK (AP) — The Sweet 16 is set and Missouri State is crashing the party for the first time in 18 years.The 11th-seeded...

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Money Madness: AP analysis shows growing gap in NCAA payouts

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Powered by Ja Morant's no-look passes and Dylan Windler's step-back 3s, March Madness has been a bonanza...

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Buttigieg gains with crowds, TV spots and campaign cash

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg is riding in the back of a rented minivan to his last...

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Australian party accused of asking US gun lobby for money

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Tuesday accused an influential minor political party of trying to...

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Stamets' grand slam sends Indians past Rangers 10-1

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleveland Indians rookie shortstop Eric Stamets has tried to approach this spring training like any...

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Pentagon to defend projects targeted by Trump border project

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top defense leaders are expected to get a barrage of questions when they face worried lawmakers on Capitol...

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Diamondbacks RF Steven Souza Jr. injures left knee

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder Steven Souza Jr. injured his left knee Monday night when he slipped on home...

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Coyotes face the Blackhawks on 5-game losing streak

Chicago Blackhawks (33-32-10, seventh in the Central Division) vs. Arizona Coyotes (36-33-7, fourth in the Pacific...

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Buffalo faces Ottawa on 3-game slide

Buffalo Sabres (31-35-9, sixth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Ottawa Senators (26-43-6, eighth in the Atlantic Division)Ottawa,...

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Florida heads to Montreal for division battle

Florida Panthers (33-31-12, fifth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Montreal Canadiens (40-28-8, fourth in the Atlantic...

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Columbus takes home win streak into matchup with New York

New York Islanders (44-25-7, second in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (41-30-4, fifth in the Metropolitan...

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McDavid, Oilers to host the Kings

Los Angeles Kings (28-39-8, eighth in the Pacific Division) vs. Edmonton Oilers (33-34-8, fifth in the Pacific...

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Metropolitan Division-leading Washington takes on Carolina

Carolina Hurricanes (42-26-7, fourth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Washington Capitals (44-24-8, first in the Metropolitan...

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Apple's news subscription service a mixed bag for publishers

NEW YORK (AP) — On Monday, Apple launched what some have called a "Netflix for news" — a $10-a-month subscription service that...

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Denver plays Detroit, looks for 4th straight home win

Detroit Pistons (37-36, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Denver Nuggets (49-23, second in the Western Conference)Denver;...

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New Orleans plays Atlanta, looks to end home slide

Atlanta Hawks (26-48, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. New Orleans Pelicans (31-44, 12th in the Western Conference)New...

OU basketball: Kristian Doolittle's father uses an outrageous jacket to let the Sooners know they are supported

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COLUMBIA, S.C. — When the University of Oklahoma basketball players and coaches, or even their families, see Dwayne Doolittle on the road, they want to know one thing. “Where’s the jacket? Where’s the jacket.” Never fear. The gaudy,...

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Washington faces Los Angeles, aims to halt 4-game skid

Washington Wizards (30-44, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (32-41, 11th in the Western Conference)Los...

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Dallas and Sacramento square off in conference matchup

Sacramento Kings (36-37, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (29-44, 14th in the Western Conference)Dallas;...

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Los Angeles plays Minnesota on 5-game win streak

Los Angeles Clippers (44-30, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (33-40, 10th in the Western...

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Hornets host the Spurs in cross-conference matchup

San Antonio Spurs (43-31, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (34-39, 10th in the Eastern...

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Orlando plays Miami on 5-game win streak

Orlando Magic (36-38, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Miami Heat (36-37, eighth in the Eastern Conference)Miami; Tuesday,...

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Boston takes on Cleveland, seeks to break 4-game skid

Boston Celtics (43-31, fifth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (19-55, 14th in the Eastern...

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Leonard and the Raptors host the Bulls

Chicago Bulls (21-53, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (51-23, second in the Eastern Conference)Toronto;...

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Milwaukee plays Houston, seeks 4th straight home win

Houston Rockets (47-27, third in the Western Conference) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (55-19, first in the Eastern Conference)Milwaukee;...

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Calhoun stars early, but Dodgers drop Angels late 8-7

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun is ready for the season to start, as he showed on offense and defense in the second game of...

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Frankie Montas parlays new pitch into spot in A's rotation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin took another step toward finalizing his pitching rotation Monday,...

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Pentagon: Missile defense test succeeds in shootdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first test of its kind, the Pentagon on Monday carried out a "salvo" intercept of an unarmed missile...

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Larkin, Bernier lead Red Wings to 3-2 win over Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks are in a freefall at most inopportune time.Dylan Larkin scored in the first minute,...

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Red Sox to put World Series MVP Steve Pearce on injured list

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Steve Pearce will start the season on the injured list for the Boston Red Sox.The 2018 World Series MVP...

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Celebrity lawyer Geragos named in Avenatti extortion case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorney Mark Geragos has had a long career representing high-profile clients including Michael Jackson,...

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Gobert sets dunk record, Jazz cruise despite Booker's 59

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Devin Booker scored from all over the court. Rudy Gobert and a host of Utah Jazz players did their damage...

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Mariners back to exhibition games after trip to Japan

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais didn't need long to come up with one immediate advantage to playing...

Business

Asian stocks rebound after slide on growth worries

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock prices rebounded Tuesday after global markets slid on worries about U.S. and European economic...

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Smith heats up in second half, Stanford back to Sweet 16

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Alanna Smith finally found her shooting touch and put Stanford right back where it is most every March:...

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Nurkic suffers severe leg injury, Blazers top Nets in 2 OTs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jusuf Nurkic had 32 points and 16 rebounds before suffering a gruesome left leg injury in the second...

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Cubs' Hamels gets hole-in-one, home run

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Chicago Cubs pitcher Cole Hamels has had a fun few days of firsts. Over the weekend, he recorded his first...

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Murray stays unbeaten in NYC as Penguins top Rangers 5-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over...

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Sentencing set for man who duped Alabama town

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to scamming an Alabama town for nearly $2 million is due in federal court to...

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Judge cautions lawyers to watch language in abortion case

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge in Kentucky has cautioned lawyers to watch their language in their bitter legal feud...

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Sixes are wild as UCLA and South Dakota State reach Sweet 16

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Michaela Onyenwere scored a career-high 30 points, Japreece Dean added 22 and UCLA squeezed past No. 3...

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No. 11 Missouri State women stun Iowa State 69-60

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Missouri State has become a small-school outlier in an NCAA Tournament largely dominated by chalk.The Lady...

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Baylor women 11th Sweet 16 in row after beating Cal 102-63

WACO, Texas (AP) — Talk about a sweet recipe for No. 1 overall seed Baylor — defense, rebounding and depth.Add it all together...

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Campbell records 2nd shutout, Kings beat Flames 3-0

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The team in last place in the West tripped up the conference leaders Monday night.Backup goaltender...

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Oregon St. advances to Sweet 16 with 76-70 win over Gonzaga

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Katie McWilliams is going to the Sweet 16 for the fourth straight year.The senior guard for Oregon State...

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Seguin, Faksa lead Stars past Jets 5-2

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The results this season show that Dallas has figured out the Winnipeg Jets. Stars forward Radek Faksa...

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Oklahoma attorney general sets announcement on opioid suit

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says he will announce a "breaking development" in the state's lawsuit...

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Blues beat Golden Knights 3-1 to close in on playoff spot

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues paid a big price to obtain Ryan O'Reilly and it's already looking like a bargain.O'Reilly,...

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Supreme Court hears arguments over partisan redistricting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is returning to arguments over whether the political task of redistricting can be overly...

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Lightning rally past Bruins for 59th win; record in sight

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With five games left in the regular season, history is the only thing the Tampa Bay Lightning have to play...

Learning to be president at OU was a trial by fire for James Gallogly

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NORMAN — A stately desk covered in folders, memos and spreadsheets keeps University of Oklahoma President James Gallogly tied to his office most days. The 66-year-old was announced OU's 14th president a year ago Tuesday and officially began his...

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Ogunbowale and Young show way as Irish rout MSU, 91-63

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Coach Muffet McGraw, top-seed Notre Dame and the home fans held their collective breaths when Jackie...

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Caboclo's career-high 24 points lead Grizzlies past Thunder

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis is becoming a tough place to visit for contenders in the Western Conference playoff race.The...

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Whitley finishes strong spring showing for Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — Touted prospect Forrest Whitley will start the season in the minors but has certainly showed why he could factor...

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Saros' shutout lifts Predators over Wild 1-0

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ryan Donato's bid to tie the game caromed off the crossbar, and the Minnesota Wild were stuck with...

Business

The Latest: Avenatti expects to be 'fully exonerated'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of attorney Michael Avenatti (all times local):5:35 p.m.Celebrity attorney Michael...

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Tavares scores 4, Maple Leafs beat Panthers 7-5

TORONTO (AP) — John Tavares had the best offensive night of his career and was left wanting for more — from the defensive side...

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Large new blackouts strike Venezuelan capital, provinces

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A new power outage spread across much of Venezuela on Monday, knocking communications offline and...

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Last 2 pandas at San Diego Zoo to leave for China

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Zoo is preparing to say farewell to its last two giant pandas.The zoo said Monday that...

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Battey leads Colorado over Norfolk State 76-60 in NIT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Evan Battey recorded 12 points and 10 rebounds for his first career double-double to lift Colorado to a...

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Avenatti charged with trying to extort millions from Nike

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the pugnacious attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits...

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Roark roughed up in final spring tuneup for Reds

ATLANTA (AP) — Cincinnati right-hander Tanner Roark was roughed up for five quick runs in his final start before the regular...

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Mueller's obstruction punt left question in Barr's hands

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller had two key questions before him: Did the Trump campaign collude with the...

Sports

Penguins surge to 5-2 win over Rangers

NEW YORK (AP) — The surging Pittsburgh Penguins are closing in on the top spot in their division.Teddy Blueger scored twice,...

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Lee scores 15 to lead CS Bakersfield past S. Utah 70-67

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Greg Lee posted 15 points as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat Southern Utah 70-67 in the CIT second...

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Defense secretary OK's $1 billion for border fencing help

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has authorized the Army Corps of Engineers to begin planning and...

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Schneider makes 45 saves in leading Devils over Sabres 3-1

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Instead of getting down after giving up an embarrassing, early bad-hop goal from center ice, New Jersey...

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South Dakota State beats Syracuse 75-64, reaches Sweet 16

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse seemed to be in total control. And then it wasn't.A 10-0 run fueled by three turnovers to start...

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Mississippi Valley State fires Payne after 5 seasons

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Valley State has fired coach Andre Payne after five seasons.The school announced Monday...

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UCLA beats Maryland 85-80 in women's NCAA Tournament

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — For UCLA, missed shots are merely part of the game. What really matters is what the Bruins do after...

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The Latest: Group says Newtown dad's death is devastating

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the community of Parkland, Florida, focusing on suicide prevention programs after...

Crime

Man charged with keeping mother's body tarped in front yard

HENDERSON, Texas (AP) — An East Texas man is jailed after sheriff's deputies said he was keeping his mother's body wrapped in a...

Sports

Texas Southern defeats Texas Rio Grande Valley 94-85 in CIT

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 27 points and 17 rebounds as Texas Southern defeated Texas Rio Grande Valley 94-85 in...

Sports

Magic shut down 76ers in 2nd half, win 119-98, close on 8th

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A little desperation went a long way for the Orlando Magic.The Magic shut down the Philadelphia 76ers in...

Sports

Greg Holland to close for Diamondbacks

PHOENIX (AP) — Greg Holland is back in a familiar role as the Arizona Diamondbacks' closer."I'm comfortable in the ninth...

Crime

New push for justice after 4 Dutch journalists slain in 1982

It was 1982, the height of the civil war in El Salvador. Four Dutch TV journalists had linked up with leftist rebels near the...

Business

Lawsuit: Sater looked to launder cash through Trump projects

NEW YORK (AP) — A Soviet-born convicted felon who worked on real estate deals with President Donald Trump was accused in a...

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4 killed, 6 hospitalized after SUV crashes in South Texas

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Four people were killed and six were hospitalized — all foreign nationals — after the sport...

Sports

NC State beats Kentucky 72-57, returns to women's Sweet 16

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Kiara Leslie always seems to come up big for North Carolina State when a Sweet 16 berth is on the...

Sports

Jones leads Coastal Carolina over West Virginia 109-91

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Devante Jones had a season-high 32 points as Coastal Carolina got past West Virginia 109-91 in the...

Crime

Pittsburgh official, husband arraigned in Detroit hotel case

DETROIT (AP) — An elected official from Pittsburgh and her husband have been arraigned on charges stemming from an altercation...

Health

US experts: Too soon to pull breast implants tied to cancer

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Government medical advisers said Monday it's too soon to ban a type of breast implant that has...

Health

Marijuana ER visits climb in Denver hospital study

Five years after Colorado first legalized marijuana, a new study shows pot's bad effects are sending more people to the...

Sports

Yetna lifts South Florida over Utah Valley 66-57 in CBI

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Yetna had 18 points and 10 rebounds as South Florida beat Utah Valley 66-57 in the College Basketball...

Lawsuit accuses officials of operating debtors' prison

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BARTLESVILLE — A national civil rights organization filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing some Washington County judges and the Oklahoma Indigent Defense System of violating the civil rights of poor people by perpetuating an unconstitutional...

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Judge suggests Hawaii man avoid favorite soda on probation

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaii judge suggested a man not drink his favorite soda during four years of probation on a car theft...

Sports

Cashman wins giant slalom for first career national title

WATERVILLE VALLEY, N.H. (AP) — Keely Cashman won the giant slalom on Monday for her first career national title at the U.S....

Sports

Honoring rivalries: Packers-Bears to open 2019 NFL schedule

PHOENIX (AP) — As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will break from tradition and feature the Packers vs....

Crime

Hundreds mourn girl whose body was dumped on hiking trail

HACIENDA HEIGHTS, Calif. (AP) — Most had never met her, didn't even know her name until they saw it on the news.But moved by...

Business

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him:WHAT DO...

Crime

California man arrested in Oklahoma on weapons hoax charges

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California man has been arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on charges of mailing letters containing a...

Business

Newest Yankees OF buys razor to get through hairy situation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Tauchman (TOCK-min) needed to face facts: Getting traded to the New York Yankees meant the outfielder...

Crime

Democrats ask for Mueller files; GOP exclaims 'Move on'

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats pressed the Justice Department Monday to provide the full report from special counsel Robert...

Sports

Federer finishes with flurry of aces in 3rd round at Miami

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Roger Federer knew he had things going his way at the Miami Open when he hit three shots off his...

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GOP turns fury on Schiff over Russian collusion claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Damning evidence" of collusion with Russia. "More than circumstantial." A scandal of a size "beyond...

Crime

DNA test solves 45-year-old double-murder mystery in Montana

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A genealogy database used to match a family's DNA with evidence found at a 1973 crime scene has led...

Crime

Police: Man who shot driver 18 times claims other crimes

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Georgia man accused of shooting a man in New Orleans 18 times told police he'd been involved in violent...

Sports

Victory lap and accolades: Trump has, perhaps, best day ever

WASHINGTON (AP) — He kept up a fist-pumping victory lap over the end of the Mueller probe. Basked in gushy accolades from a...

Sports

Former Knicks, NYU player Cal Ramsey dies at 81

NEW YORK (AP) — Cal Ramsey, who starred at NYU in the 1950s and went on to play and broadcast for the New York Knicks, died...

Sports

Nationals OF Victor Robles, 21, gets his turn to turn heads

WASHINGTON (AP) — Every team has a "next big thing" in the minors, waiting for the chance to dazzle in the majors, and...

Health

Environmental, economic damage a concern now that fire out

HOUSTON (AP) — Businesses and residents expressed concern Monday about the environmental and economic fallout from a fire at a...

Business

Key facts in the federal case against Michael Avenatti

NEW YORK (AP) — Key facts in the federal case against celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti:WHO IS MICHAEL AVENATTI?Avenatti, 48,...

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Former President George H.W. Bush's office to close Friday

HOUSTON (AP) — Four months after the death of the former president, George H.W. Bush's office in Houston is to close for the...

Health

Audit: Slow Legionnaires' response at Illinois veterans home

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A state audit released Monday contradicted former Gov. Bruce Rauner's claim that his administration...

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Police: Officer fatally shot armed man in parking lot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police fatally shot an armed man in the parking lot of a North Carolina fast-food restaurant after he...

Business

Apple belatedly jumps into the streaming TV business

CUPERTINO, California (AP) — Jumping belatedly into a business dominated by Netflix and Amazon, Apple announced its own TV and...

News

New Mexico senator, conservationist won't run again in 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Senator Tom Udall announced Monday he will not seek re-election in 2020, opening a secure...

Sports

Missouri files brief as it seeks to overturn NCAA sanctions

Missouri submitted its appeals brief to the NCAA on Monday, taking the next step in attempting to limit or overturn what it...

Business

The Latest: House chairs want full Mueller report by April 2

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local):7:20 p.m.The...

Sports

Wilson, Brewers finalize $750,000, 1-year deal

MONTREAL (AP) — Reliever Alex Wilson and the Milwaukee Brewers have finalized a $750,000, one-year contract, a deal that...

Health

Linked by pain: 2 school massacre survivors, dad kill selves

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Tragedies like the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High and Sandy Hook Elementary school massacres...

Sports

Woods to open Match Play against PGA Tour rookie of year

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tiger Woods is at another new golf course for a World Golf Championships event and faces another player he...

Sports

Spruced up: Twins try juniper plants for CF backdrop

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After this particularly harsh winter in the north, Minnesota's ballpark has been fully activated for...

Crime

Newtown dad who probed violence dies in apparent suicide

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — On the day of his 6-year-old daughter's funeral, as Jeremy Richman and his wife gathered with loved ones,...

Crime

Florida wrestles over felon voting rights restoration

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Karen Leicht is a convicted felon from Miami and a self-described "cat lady" who wants to...

Crime

Suspect faces murder count after West Texas deputy dies

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The man accused of shooting a West Texas sheriff's deputy faces an upgraded charge after the lawman died...

Sports

Indians not sure whether Jose Ramirez will play in opener

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleveland is not sure whether Jose Ramirez will play in Thursday's opener at Minnesota.The All-Star...

News

Police: Disabled man safe after mom charged in scam attempt

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police in Georgia say a disabled man whose mother is accused of trying to scam him out of $200,000...

Senior centers' success has board in a quandary

BusinessDec 24, 2018

The surprising success of Oklahoma City's new senior centers has the voluntary MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board grappling with the question of how many centers to build, and where. "I think it's a mistake" not to build all the centers promised to...

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Crime

Chief: Man charged in off-duty cop's death sought a Hispanic

CHICAGO (AP) — A young Chicago off-duty police officer was gunned down in a parked car by a man who was looking for a Hispanic...

Business

Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes GOP tax relief bill

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' new Democratic governor on Monday vetoed a tax relief bill approved by the Republican-controlled...

Sports

Trump hosts Stanley Cup champion Capitals at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed Alex Ovechkin and the reigning NHL champion Washington Capitals to the Oval...

Business

The Latest: Official: Probe of fire at facility to take time

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on fire damage at a petrochemical storage facility that led to a partial closure of the Houston Ship...

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Trump signs declaration reversing US policy on Golan Heights

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan...

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Murphy to sign bill allowing medically assisted suicide

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Video shows Kansas officer shooting, wounding man

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Orioles' Cobbs goes on IL, Cashner likely to start opener

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Show dog awaiting flight goes missing at Atlanta airport

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Members of Mexican drug cartel indicted in Virginia

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Sheriff: Deputy fatally shoots armed man outside home

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New Jersey's push to legalize recreational marijuana stalls

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Supreme Court won't hear 1996 Alabama capital murder case

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Alabama man gets 40 years for scalding 2 children in bathtub

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O'Rourke's casual style to be tested by national campaign

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Correction: NIT-Wichita St-Clemson story

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School official appeals job removal after trans boy harassed

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Groups: EPA has dragged heels on oil dispersant rules

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Affidavit: Bus driver turned suddenly before deadly crash

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Energy Transfer Operating, L.P. Announces 97% Final Participation in Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations

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Foreman defends acquittal of officer for black teen's death

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Medical examiner seeking cause of Ga. Tech player's death

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Family members celebrate birthday of late 'Queen of Soul'

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'Emergency removal' of children from reform school ordered

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Booker to give commencement at historically black university

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How major US stock indexes fared Monday

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Coaches, others plead not guilty in college admissions scam

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Baby boom: 9 labor unit nurses pregnant at Maine hospital

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New boutique hotel planned for OKC's Midtown

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Pivot Project, which is wrapping up redevelopment of a brewery, food hall and offices in Midtown, is set to start a second phase with construction of a six-story boutique hotel with a coffee shop, bar and retail. Plans submitted with the...

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Slower manufacturing likely drag on small business optimism

NEW YORK (AP) — The growing evidence of a slowdown in manufacturing is likely contributing to the dip in small business...

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The Latest: Apple says its new services will respect privacy

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More aging Americans are using pot to soothe what ails them

LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — The group of white-haired folks — some pushing walkers, others using canes — arrive right on time...

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Council to vote on ex-Oklahoma City cop's $25K settlement

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After barricade with police, Baltimore suspect found dead

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Column: NASCAR schedule may not be the overhaul fans sought

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Duke University pays $112M to settle faked-research lawsuit

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke University will pay $112 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit after federal prosecutors said a...

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Jets re-sign Brandon Copeland, Neal Sterling

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Jake Arrieta convinced Phillies are a playoff team

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The Latest: Murphy disappointed after stalled weed vote

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NASCAR sets qualifying rules to avoid another embarrassment

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The Latest: UN views annexation of the Golan 'null and void'

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Barnes, Tennessee look for another signature win vs Purdue

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New Jersey orders cleanup of clothing, cookware chemicals

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Trial begins in ex-Oklahoma zookeeper's murder-for-hire plot

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Police: Man drove on college campus without pants

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Rep. Jose Serrano to retire at term's end, cites Parkinson's

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Prosecutor: Pastor urged ministers to have sex with teen

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Comeback Wolfpack: NC State relies on rallies in 23-1 start

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Hong Kong businessman gets 3 years in prison for bribery

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Alabama AD outlines criteria for next hoops coach

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama athletic director Greg Byrne is looking for a new basketball coach with a clean record and a...

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Bengals CB Darqueze Dennard stays on 1-year deal

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Oklahoma Supreme Court rejects request to delay opioid trial

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Monday denied a request by drugmakers to postpone the start of what is...

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In data-driven age, 'honor' of opening day start still big

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Mueller report reprieve becomes Trump's re-election weapon

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Radio show host Hugh Hewitt will head Nixon Foundation

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Unions in court over laws limiting Wisconsin governor, AG

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Syrian group wants international tribunal for IS detainees

BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S-backed Syrian fighters who drove the Islamic State from its last strongholds called Monday for an...

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The Latest: Departing senator warns against unauthorized war

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Russia savors Mueller's report but expects tensions to stay

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An 'extreme stalker' has a Utah family's home under siege

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Correction: Petrochemical Fire-Texas story

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Medical marijuana industry using specialized security services

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Every business works to secure its assets, and those in the marijuana industry are no different. The difference between Oklahoma’s cash-heavy medical marijuana industry and many others is the need to secure cash and other assets using armed...

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Settlement reached in lawsuits over Xarelto blood thinner

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The pharmaceutical companies behind the widely advertised blood thinner Xarelto reached a $775 million...

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Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes tax relief bill in confrontation with GOP-controlled Legislature

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes tax relief bill in confrontation with GOP-controlled Legislature.

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Anonymous customers leave $2,000 tip to surprise of waiters

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Anonymous customers at a Maine restaurant seemingly approved of the eatery's service, leaving a $2,000...

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Familiar look: Top seeds dominate spots for NCAA Sweet 16

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2 bodies in garbage truck pulled from flooded river

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'Shadows' sucks comedy from the everyday lives of vampires

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Weld still thinking of challenging Trump post-Mueller report

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Florida dad who dropped daughter off bridge claims insanity

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Tom Clancy's widow expands challenge of rights ownership

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Big 12 a bust with early NCAA Tournament flameouts

Bill Self stood in a room just off the court in Allen Fieldhouse on Selection Sunday and lamented that the Big 12 managed to...

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Authorities say teen accidentally shot herself at gun club

MONTROSE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed herself at a gun club in Iowa.Lee County...

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Black police chief in Virginia says she was forced out

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — The first black woman to lead a city police department in Virginia said Monday that she was forced out,...

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Latest: Decision on blocking lame-duck laws within 24 hours

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Georgia's Simmons, Stevenson arrested following bar fight

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia senior wide receiver Tyler Simmons and freshman defensive back Tyrique Stevenson are facing...

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Wolf restoration project at Isle Royale off to strong start

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Bills hope for happy returns after signing cornerback Gaines

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Cornerback E.J. Gaines is counting on a second chance with the Buffalo Bills to kick-start his career...

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Michigan sorority sorry for prompting false 'shooter' alert

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A University of Michigan sorority whose members popped balloons as part of a team-building event has...

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Legal battle over removed Confederate statue continues

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Canadian judge rules ex-Gitmo sentence has expired

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — A Canadian judge ruled Monday that a war crimes sentence for former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr...

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7 in South Sudan charged with sabotage and insurgency

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Seven people including South Sudanese academic and activist, Peter Biar Ajak, were charged in court...

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Predators assign Watson to AHL on long-term injury loan

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have put forward Austin Watson on a long-term injury loan to their American...

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Lawyer: Suspect in mob boss killing affected by hate speech

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Uganda holds 3.6 tons of gold possibly from Venezuela

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A gold refinery established by a Belgian is facing Ugandan sanctions over the questionable importation...

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Actor Michael Madsen accused of driving under the influence

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Luke Combs, Ashley McBryde, LANCO win ACM new artists awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country artists Luke Combs, Ashley McBryde and LANCO get to attend the ACM Awards in Las Vegas next...

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New Mexico Senator Tom Udall will not seek re-election in 2020, opening secure Democratic seat to competition

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Senator Tom Udall will not seek re-election in 2020, opening secure Democratic seat to...

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Energy Transfer, Shell Sign Agreement to Further Progress Lake Charles U.S. LNG Project

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Pitcher Dan Straily released by Marlins

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Dan Straily was released Monday by the Miami Marlins, who will give the pitcher $1,209,677 in termination...

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Texas officer wins appeal of dismissal over feces sandwich

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio police officer who was fired after colleagues accused him of trying to give a homeless man a...

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'Medicare for All' stirs up divisive issues for 2020 Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) — The "Medicare for All" legislation that's become a clarion call for progressives has two little-noticed...

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the conclusion of the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local):11:35 a.m.The...

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Surprise? Pennsylvania's 2020 primary could be competitive

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Beto O'Rourke's splashy campaign event in Pennsylvania last week appeared to herald the start of the...

Committee sends ag nuisance bill to Senate

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A divided Oklahoma Senate Judiciary Committee supported a measure Tuesday that proposes capping non-economic damages related to nuisance suits brought against agricultural operations in Oklahoma. House Bill 2373, co-authored by Sen. Julie...

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Ousted GOP congresswoman running to take back Georgia seat

ATLANTA (AP) — A former Republican congresswoman says she's running in 2020 to try to win back the Georgia seat she lost last...

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Mass school sickness blamed on spicy food, sympathy vomiting

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Public health officials in North Carolina say the sudden onslaught of mass vomiting at an elementary...

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US midfielder McKennie out several weeks with ankle sprain

HOUSTON (AP) — American midfielder Weston McKennie is expected to be sidelined several weeks because of a sprained ankle.The...

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Benatar, Etheridge added to Tanglewood summer lineup

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Mueller finds no Trump collusion, leaves obstruction open

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated"...

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Facebook Live post nets wiretapping guilty plea for student

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Man who stopped to feed homeless fights traffic citation

FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is fighting a traffic citation he received while feeding a homeless man.Morris Soard told...

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Rachelle Goebel Joins AG&P as Senior Vice President to Lead Gas Project Development and Business Expansion in the Americas, Europe and Australia

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 25, 2019--Atlantic, Gulf & Pacific (AG&P), a global leader in gas logistics and construction...

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Racist Instagram post about HBCU sparks Wake Forest probe

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest University officials have condemned an Instagram post that suggested the North Carolina...

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Sheriff: Juvenile charged in shooting death of newborn baby

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Developer confident Russia-Germany pipeline to get permit

BERLIN (AP) — Developers behind a natural gas pipeline from Russia to Germany said Monday they are confident of getting an...

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Some Americans cheer Mueller's report, others feel let down

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A more skeptical high court to hear redistricting challenge

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World markets slide on concerns over global growth

BANGKOK (AP) — World shares were mostly down on Monday, extending last week's late sell-off as surveys suggest significant...

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S & B Opens Mont Belvieu Craft Hiring Office to Support Significant Construction Activities in the Region

MONT BELVIEU, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 25, 2019--S & B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd. (S & B) is pleased to announce the...

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Global Oilfield Exploration & Production Market Forecasts to 2023 - Leading Players are Advanced Resources Intl, Caterpillar, Denbury Resources, Hilong...

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The Latest: Americans talk about Mueller report

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Man sentenced to probation in Jewish cemetery vandalism

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UK-based Sackler family charity pauses new giving

LONDON (AP) — A charity connected to the wealthy Sackler family has paused new donations because of controversy over alleged...

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Leah Naomi Green wins Walt Whitman Award for debut poet

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Survey: Business economists see slowdown in growth this year

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Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

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2 missing after truck enters flooded South Dakota river

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Marty Noble, longtime New York baseball writer, dies at 70

NEW YORK (AP) — Marty Noble, the longtime baseball writer and Hall of Fame voter who was a mainstay on the New York Mets beat...

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Seoul says some N. Korean officials back at liaison office

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Western Conference-leader Calgary and Los Angeles meet

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San Jose faces Detroit on 3-game home slide

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Winnipeg takes home win streak into matchup with Dallas

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Top scorers Kucherov and Marchand meet in Tampa Bay-Boston matchup

Boston Bruins (46-20-9, second in the Atlantic Division) vs. Tampa Bay Lightning (58-14-4, first in the Atlantic...

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Minnesota hosts conference foe Nashville

Nashville Predators (42-28-6, second in the Central Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (35-32-9, sixth in the Central Division)St....

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St. Louis puts home win streak on the line against Vegas

Vegas Golden Knights (42-27-6, third in the Pacific Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (40-27-8, third in the Central Division)St....

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Florida travels to Toronto for division battle

Florida Panthers (33-30-12, fifth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (44-25-6, third in the Atlantic...

In response to fatal accident, city weighs options for Bricktown Canal lighting system safety upgrades

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Recommendations for a new Bricktown Canal lighting system include safety features that were missing last fall, when a man fell into the canal and died after touching exposed wires from a broken fixture. An architects' report done for the city...

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New Jersey hosts conference foe Buffalo

Buffalo Sabres (31-34-9, sixth in the Atlantic Division) vs. New Jersey Devils (28-39-9, eighth in the Metropolitan...

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Crosby and the Penguins visit the Rangers

Pittsburgh Penguins (41-24-11, third in the Metropolitan Division) vs. New York Rangers (29-32-13, seventh in the Metropolitan...

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Lillard and the Trail Blazers host the Nets

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Phoenix takes on Utah, seeks to halt 3-game slide

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Embiid and the 76ers visit the Magic

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George and the Thunder face the Grizzlies

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Weekend Sports in Brief

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Lakers ride Kuzma's hot 3rd to beat Kings 111-106

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Lehner earns 5th shutout, Islanders beat Coyotes 2-0

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored to back Robin Lehner's fifth shutout of the season as the New York...

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Trump declares victory now but legal perils far from over

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump may be reveling in what he sees as "complete and total exoneration" from special counsel...

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Top-seeded Duke escapes Tacko Fall and UCF by 1 point

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Zion Williamson hit a layup over 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall in the closing seconds and RJ Barrett's putback...

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New Zealand attack note left at fire at California mosque

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Oregon beats UC Irvine 73-54 to advance to Sweet 16

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Ehab Amin started the second half by cheering on his Oregon teammates from the bench during a scoring...

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Keith scores in OT to lift Blackhawks over Avalanche 2-1

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Tennessee blows 25-point lead, beats Iowa 83-77 in OT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Admiral Schofield ran around the court in sheer joy, waving a March Madness towel after Tennessee made it...

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McCowan leads Mississippi St over Clemson 85-61 in NCAAs

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Teaira McCowan could feel the Clemson defense wearing down and the 6-foot-7 senior sensed the weakness...

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Trump didn't coordinate with Russia in 2016, report declares

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Lamb hits winning 3, Hornets down Raptors 115-114

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Ionescu has a triple-double and Oregon downs Indiana 91-68

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Houston moves into Sweet 16 for first time in 35 years

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Arizona State holds on late, ousts Miami 57-55

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Indians' Ramirez hurts knee, uncertain for opening day

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Ga State coach Hunter leaving to take over at Tulane

ATLANTA (AP) — Less than 48 hours after Georgia State was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament, Ron Hunter decided Sunday to...

Sports

Bane scores 30, TCU beats Nebraska 88-72 in NIT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Desmond Bane had 30 points as TCU defeated Nebraska 88-72 in the second round of the NIT on Sunday...

Sports

Trout, Pujols deliver for Angels in 8-4 win over Dodgers

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout enjoyed a little pregame celebration and then went right back to work.Trout had an RBI double...

Sports

NCAA Latest: Oregon tops UC Irvine for last spot in Sweet 16

The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):11:45 p.m.Oregon has beaten UC Irvine 73-54 to earn...

News

Harris sends message to old-guard: Every era has its end

ATLANTA (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris sent a subtle signal to the old-guard of Democratic politics that every era has...

Sports

Virginia finally gets easy NCAA win 63-51 over Oklahoma

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett made a last-minute change in his starting lineup and the top-seeded Cavaliers...

Sports

Carter helps Texas A&M edge Marquette

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Chennedy Carter scored 30 points, Shambria Washington hit the go-ahead 3-pointer late and No. 4...

News

The Latest: Trump claims vindication, goes on attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's response to the special counsel's findings (all times local):7:55...

Man charged in $20,000 theft of school musical instruments

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A Del City man has been charged with stealing $20,000 in musical instruments from a middle school. Patrick Sean Hicks, 37, is also facing burglary charges in thefts of firearms, blank checks and an M&M candy machine, according to a court...

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Sports

Aldridge's 48 lead Spurs past Celtics 115-96

BOSTON (AP) — Two nights after the San Antonio Spurs had no answer for James Harden, LaMarcus Aldridge assumed a similarly...

Crime

Texas sheriff's deputy shot during traffic stop dies

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A West Texas sheriff's deputy, who was critically wounded Friday in a shooting during a traffic stop, has...

Sports

Jin Young Ko rallies to win LPGA Tour's Founders Cup

PHOENIX (AP) — Jin Young Ko channeled her inner Dustin Johnson to win for the first time in the United States.After an even-par...

Sports

Culver, stifling defense, lift Texas Tech over Buffalo 78-58

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Texas Tech's dominant defense earned the Red Raiders a second consecutive trip to the Sweet 16.Jarrett...

Sports

Former Eagles, Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin announces retirement

Former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin has announced he is retiring from playing football after nine NFL...

Sports

Harden scores 28, Rockets beat Pelicans 113-90

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Houston's James Harden dribbled along the perimeter for about 20 seconds while Pelicans guard Elfrid Payton...

Crime

Alaska man who tracks down stolen vehicles enters plea deal

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man has agreed to a plea deal that includes a promise to stop chasing after stolen...

Sports

Djokovic beats Delbonis in 3rd round at Miami Open

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Novak Djokovic pulled a spare ball from his pocket, angrily whacked it against the backstop and then...

Business

Jets owner jokingly envisions self wearing Lombardi Trophy

PHOENIX (AP) — Picture this: New York Jets owner Christopher Johnson parading around next winter with a certain Super Bowl...

Sports

Bogdanovic scores 35, Pacers blow out Nuggets 124-88

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic got the hard work out of the way early and watched the fourth quarter from the...

Sports

Mike Trout says he's "an Angel for life" with new contract

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout smiled into the postcard-perfect Orange County sunlight and said exactly what every Los...

Sports

O'Brien, Winters take titles at US Alpine Championships

WATERVILLE VALLEY, N.H. (AP) — Luke Winters and Nina O'Brien won slalom titles at the 2019 U.S. Alpine Championship on Sunday...

Crime

Trump claims vindication in Mueller report, goes on attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed vindication after nearly two years of unrelenting investigation on Sunday,...

Sports

Cutting Humor wins Sunland Derby to enter Ky Derby picture

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) — Cutting Humor edged Anothertwistafate by a neck to win the $800,000 Sunland Derby and enter the picture for...