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NFL players, owners hold 'constructive' talks on issues

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Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was confronted by two protesters before the NFL's annual fall meetings. He listened, said nothing, and the protesters were peacefully led away. More>>

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Xi says China's prospects are bright but challenges severe

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Chinese President Xi Jinping is primed to consolidate his already considerable power as the ruling Communist Party begins its national congress on Wednesday. More>>

Amnesty: Myanmar army killed at least hundreds of Rohingya Video included

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Thousands more Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar and crossed into Bangladesh where more than half a million others are already living in camps to escape large-scale violence. More>>

Kurds pull out abruptly from disputed Iraqi areas

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Iraq's Kurdish fighters have lost more territory in Iraq, a day after Iraqi forces pushed them out of the oil-rich city of Kirkuk. More>>

Former hostage says his American wife was rushed to hospital

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Former hostage Joshua Boyle says his wife Caitlan had to be rushed to the hospital and remains there. More>>

US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital' of Raqqa

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US -backed forces battling IS in Syria take hospital in Raqqa, leaving militants cornered in and around the city stadium. More>>

In Somalia, hope fades in desperate search for missing

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US military plane lands in Somalia with aid after country's deadliest attack; 302 killed. More>>

After IS collapse in Raqqa, US faces other extremism threats

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The U.S. military says the Syrian city of Raqqa is about 90 percent cleared of Islamic State fighters. More>>

UK intelligence chief says terror threat is worst of career

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Britain's domestic intelligence chief says the country is facing the worst terrorist threat he's seen his 34-year career. More>>

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Californians head back home to altered lives, communities Video included

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A week after fleeing in fear of wildfire, tens of thousands of Californians are drifting back into their neighborhoods, facing damage both physical and emotional. More>>

Showrunner alleges sexual harassment by Bob Weinstein

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Spike network is investigating reports of sexual harassment by the brother of disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein against the female showrunner of a series produced by The Weinstein Co. and aired on Spike. More>>

A short-term health deal by senators _ with Trump's blessing

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Two leading senators say they have the "basic outlines" of a bipartisan deal to resume payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked. More>>

Judge halts newest Trump travel ban, saying it has same woes

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A judge in Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect. More>>

Politics and the fallen: Trump hasn't called all families

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Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead, draws heated responses. More>>

Trump warns 'I fight back' after McCain hits foreign policy

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President Donald Trump is issuing a warning shot after Arizona Sen. John McCain questioned "half-baked, spurious nationalism" in America's foreign policy during a Monday night speech in Philadelphia. More>>

Appeals court tosses $72 million award in talcum powder case

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A Missouri appeals court has thrown out a $72 million verdict awarded to a woman who claimed baby powder and other Johnson & Johnson products contributed to her ovarian cancer. More>>

NTSB: Balloon crash pilot was as impaired as a drunk driver

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Federal investigators say the pilot in a Texas hot air balloon crash that killed 16 people took off with opioids and sedatives in his system that likely contributed to ignored weather warnings and flying into a power line. More>>

Weinstein's film academy ouster raises concerns about others

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Film academy will not be 'inquisitorial court,' president says in memo to members. More>>

DA who dropped Weinstein case rethinking campaign donations

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The Manhattan district attorney who declined to charge Harvey Weinstein in a 2015 sexual abuse case says he has stopped taking campaign donations pending a review by an outside ethics group. More>>

Witherspoon reveals Hollywood assault; Lawrence talks abuse

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Jennifer Lawrence says she was asked early on in her career to lose 15 pounds in two weeks for a role and was forced to pose nude alongside thinner women for photos that she says a female producer told her would serve as inspiration for her diet. More>>

Catalans protest sedition case, court declares vote illegal

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Spain's northeastern Catalonia is bracing itself for a fresh round of protests after two leaders of the region's powerful pro-independence movement were jailed in a sedition probe. More>>

Passenger says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthem

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Passenger says Delta crew stopped her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing anthem aboard flight. More>>

Book's challenge: Can you do squats like Justice Ginsburg?

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Personal trainer Bryant Johnson has been working out 84-year-old Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for years. In a book out Wednesday, he details her workout regimen. More>>

Collins: Trump should back effort to resume health subsidy

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A key moderate Republican is urging President Donald Trump to support a bipartisan Senate effort to reinstate insurer payments. More>>

Trump: Drug czar nominee pulls his name from consideration

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President Donald Trump says the Pennsylvania congressman he chose to be the nation's drug czar is withdrawing from consideration. More>>

George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prize

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American author George Saunders is bookmakers' favorite to win the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction with his novel of the afterlife, "Lincoln in the Bardo.". More>>

Bergdahl: Trump has reaffirmed criticism, tainting case

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Bowe Bergdahl says President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his criticism of the soldier _ preventing him from receiving a fair sentence on charges he endangered comrades in Afghanistan. More>>

The Latest: UN says Raqqa liberation from IS is game changer

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The Latest: Spokesman for US-backed Syrian force says city of Raqqa has been liberated from Islamic State militants. More>>

Israel says no talks if Hamas in Palestinian government

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Israel has announced it will not negotiate with a Palestinian government consisting of the militant group that rules Gaza, further complicating a reconciliation process between the rival Palestinian groups. More>>

Self-driving cars could ease traffic, but increase sprawl

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A new study inspired by Boston's early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl. More>>

Court agrees to take on US-Microsoft dispute over emails

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The Supreme Court is intervening in a digital age privacy dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails stored abroad. More>>

Foreign experts to help Malta investigate reporter's killing

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Malta has appealed to the FBI and European forensic experts to help in the investigation of the car bomb killing of its leading investigative journalist. More>>

The Latest: Senators announce plan for insurance markets

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A leading Republican senator says he and a top Democrat have reached an agreement on a plan to extend federal payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked. More>>

Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 45 fire deaths

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Lower temperatures and rainfall in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula is aiding emergency teams in Portugal and Spain fighting fires that killed nearly 40 people over the weekend. More>>

Questions and answers about Colin Kaepernick's grievance

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It still isn't enough for the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback to win the grievance he filed against the NFL on Sunday. More>>

The Latest: 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Man Booker Prize

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American author George Saunders has won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction with "Lincoln in the Bardo," a polyphonic symphony of a novel about restless souls adrift in the afterlife. More>>

Cochran's illness shows risks to GOP leaders of aging Senate

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Top Republicans already coping with a razor-thin majority also have an aging Senate. More>>

The Latest: Iraqi PM calls for dialogue after Kirkuk

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The Latest: Thousands of civilians stream back to Kirkuk, day after fleeing as Iraqi troops pushed Kurdish forces out. More>>

Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold

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In a coordinated look at one of the universe's most violent acts, astronomers hit the gold mine of science and even figure out the cosmic origins of gold. More>>

What cosmic crash confirmed: Einstein was as good as gold

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The best ever view of two neutron stars crashing confirmed several theories that had not yet been proven. More>>

325-pound woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her

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Authorities say a 325-pound Florida woman has been charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. More>>

Taliban launch wave of attacks in Afghanistan, kill 74

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Taliban wave of attacks across Afghanistan targets police compounds, government facilities, killing at least 34 people. More>>

Look who's talking: It's President Donald Trump - again

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President Trump's last-minute Rose Garden scrum is an example of his preference for talking to reporters on the fly. More>>

Bannon boosts Flake challenger, snubs Trump plea to back off

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The political action committee affiliated with former presidential strategist Steve Bannon is endorsing state Sen. Kelli Ward over Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake. More>>

Trump returns favor by campaigning for an early supporter

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President Donald Trump is in South Carolina Monday, hoping his stumping for Gov. Henry McMaster's re-election fares better than it did in Alabama, where Trump's chosen candidate lost the GOP primary. More>>

Philippine military pushes to defeat last Marawi fighters

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Gunfire rang out and explosions thudded as Philippine soldiers fought to gain control of the last pocket of Marawi controlled by Islamic militants as Duterte declared the city liberated. More>>

Ophelia batters UK after pummeling Ireland, leaves 3 dead

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Storm Ophelia is battering Scotland and Northern England after leaving three people dead and hundreds of thousands without power in Ireland. More>>

Judge, Sabathia help Yankees beat Astros 8-1, trail ALCS 2-1

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Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer and a made pair of sparkling catches, leading CC Sabathia and the Yankees over the Houston Astros 8-1 and cutting New York's deficit to 2-1 in the best-of-seven AL Championship Series. More>>

NYC 'remains a target,' FBI says after bombing conviction

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A jury that says it's close to a verdict will resume deliberating the fate of a man charged with setting off a bomb in Manhattan last year that injured 30 people. More>>

911 calls on nursing home dying: 'Oh my God, this is crazy'

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Emergency calls from sweltering Florida nursing home show staff increasingly agitated after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning _ a disaster that ultimately claimed 14 elderly lives. More>>

Trump, McConnell make a show of unity, despite tensions

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President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appear together to laud their relationship and claim they are unified in support of a joint GOP agenda. More>>

China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congress

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Chinese President Xi Jinping is primed to consolidate his already considerable power as the ruling Communist Party begins its national congress on Wednesday. More>>

Bomb kills journalist who exposed Malta's ties to tax havens

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Malta's prime minister says a car bomb has killed an investigative journalist on the island nation. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: In Syria's Raqqa, IS makes last stand at city's stadium; With hashtag 'Me Too,' Alyssa Milano elevates Harvey Weinstein conversation; US tech giants may find their future shaped by Europe. More>>

Weinstein Co., overwhelmed by backlash, may be up for sale

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The Weinstein Co., mired in a sex scandal, may be putting itself up for sale. More>>

Austria's Sebastian Kurz preaches change, faces challenges

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Young, dynamic and preaching renewal, Austria's next likely leader is already inviting comparisons with French President Emanuel Macron. But while Macron is making good on promises of change, politics could remain business as usual under Sebastian Kurz. More>>

White House: $4,000 more for families with business tax cuts

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Trump's chief economist says plan to cut corporate tax rates will cause average household incomes to jump $4,000 a year. More>>

Court jails 2 Catalan independence leaders in sedition probe

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Catalonia's leader hasn't clarified whether he declared independence from Spain in a letter to the central government and has renewed a call for dialogue. More>>

Iraqi forces push into disputed Kirkuk as Kurds withdraw

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Iraqi Kurdish officials say federal forces and state-backed militias have launched a "major, multi-pronged" attack aimed at retaking the disputed northern city of Kirkuk. More>>

Trump, McConnell: No matter what people say, we're friends Video included

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There will be a chill in the air when Trump and McConnell sit down for lunch. More>>

Somalia truck bombing toll over 300, scores remain missing Video included

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Funerals begin as Somalia bombing toll reaches 276; critically injured are airlifted to Turkey. More>>

McCain condemns 'half-baked, spurious nationalism' in speech

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US Sen. John McCain is this year's recipient of the National Constitution Center's Liberty Medal. More>>

The Latest: Iraqi forces seize oil fields in Kirkuk

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An Iraqi Kurdish commander says federal forces have seized an oil and gas company and other industrial areas south of Kirkuk in fighting with Kurdish forces that caused "lots of casualties.". More>>

Trump says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heated

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Trump stirs a nest by claiming predecessors did not sufficiently honor military dead. More>>

North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'

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North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador says the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment.". More>>

Houses spared by massive fires bring joy and sense of loss Video included

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With the winds dying down, fire crews gained ground as they battled the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home. More>>

Venezuela opposition looks for answers after election loss

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Venezuela's National Electoral Council proclaimed candidates with the socialist movement founded by the late President Hugo Chavez won a vast majority of the 23 governorships up for grabs in Sunday's regional election. More>>

Goodell, union, players to meet on social issues and anthem

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Goodell, team owners, union, players to meet on social issues and anthem on Tuesday. More>>

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

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Among 10 Things to Know for Tuesday: Why Trump may withdraw support of drug czar; What astronomers are calling 'The most spectacular fireworks in the universe.'. More>>

Las Vegas tourism sees changes in aftermath of shooting

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The Las Vegas tourism sector is bracing for changes in the aftermath of the massacre that killed 58 people at an outdoor music festival. More>>

Driver of deadly immigrant smuggling run pleads guilty

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The driver of a semitrailer packed with almost at least 39 immigrants, 10 of whom died, has pleaded guilty to making the deadly smuggling run. More>>

Trump: Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on US personnel

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President Donald Trump says he believes Cuba "is responsible" for attacks on American government personnel in Havana. More>>

The Latest: White House condemns Somalia bombing

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President Donald Trump is assailing Democrats as he continues to lobby for his tax overhaul plan. More>>

Army Sgt. Bergdahl pleads guilty to deserting his post Video included

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is expected to plead guilty Monday to charges that he endangered comrades by walking away from a remote post in Afghanistan in 2009. More>>

Correction: Las Vegas Shooting story Video included

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Nearly two weeks after one of the most horrific crimes in U.S. history, authorities have yet to sort out the basic facts surrounding the case of a high-stakes video poker player who murdered 58 people from his high-rise hotel room in Las Vegas. More>>

The Latest: Judge accepts Bergdahl's guilty pleas Video included

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is expected to plead guilty Monday to charges that he endangered comrades by walking away from a remote post in Afghanistan in 2009. More>>

Portugal wildfires kill at least 35; 4 dead in Spain

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Authorities in Spain and Portugal say that nine people died over the weekend in hundreds of wildfires fanned by strong winds caused by a hurricane. More>>

Trump's blow to 'Obamacare' jolts health consumers, politics

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President Donald Trump plans to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months. More>>

Russian cargo ship launched to International Space Station

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An unmanned Russian cargo ship has been launched to take supplies to the six astronauts aboard the International Space Station. More>>

Dodgers' dominant bullpen is baffling foes in NL playoffs

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Los Angeles' relievers have retired 24 of 25 without allowing a hit in the NL Championship Series against the Cubs. More>>

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL, alleging collusion

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Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against the NFL. More>>

Ex hostage tells AP why he had kids in captivity

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Former hostage Joshua Boyle says he and his wife decided to have kids in captivity because they always planned to have a big family and decided "hey, let's make the best of this and at least go home with a larger start on our dream family.". More>>

Tillerson: US prefers diplomacy with NKorea, but has options

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says diplomatic efforts aimed at resolving the North Korean crisis "will continue until the first bomb drops.''. More>>

Turner homers in 9th, Dodgers top Cubs 4-1 for 2-0 NLCS lead

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Justin Turner hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers took a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series with a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs. More>>

The Latest: Infant dies in Portugal fires; toll rises to 32

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Spain's prime minister says he's traveling to the northwestern region of Galicia where raging wildfires have killed at least three people and prompted the evacuation of thousands. More>>

EU backs Iran deal, urges US Congress to protect it

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European Union foreign ministers are urging US Congress to safeguard the Iran nuclear agreement after Trump withdraws support for deal. More>>

Yellen sounds upbeat on economy, signaling likely rate hike

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Yellen sounds upbeat note on economy and inflation, paving way for expected December rate hike. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: Iraqi forces enter disputed territory occupied by Kurds; Death toll in Somali truck bombing rises above 300; Firefighters turn corner in battle against California wildfires. More>>

Improving world economy still needs help from low rates

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The world economy is the healthiest it's been in years but could still use a little help from low-interest rates and higher government spending from countries that can afford it. That from the International Monetary Fund. More>>

The Latest: Actress asks if others have been harassed

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French President Emmanuel Macron says that he wants to revoke Harvey Weinstein's Legion of Honor award over the multiple accusations of sexual assault and harassment against the Hollywood titan. More>>

French president moves to revoke Weinstein's Legion of Honor

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British police are investigating three new allegations of sexual assault against film producer Harvey Weinstein. More>>

Philippines: Last leaders of IS-tied siege killed in Marawi

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Philippine security officials say the two final surviving leaders of a deadly siege in the south, including a top Asian terror suspect, have been killed in fierce fighting. More>>

Son believes his father was deep asleep when fires came

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From a woman trying to save her dogs to a couple married 75 years, the California wildfires have claimed at least 40 lives. More>>

Hopes and plans destroyed overnight by deadly wildfires

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Tens of thousands of California residents have seen hopes and plans grossly interrupted by deadly wildfires. More>>

Motion Picture Academy expels movie mogul Harvey Weinstein

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Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein's membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been revoked by its 54-member board. More>>

Oil rig explodes in Louisiana lake, injuries reported

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A Louisiana police department says an oil rig has exploded in Lake Pontchartrain in St. Charles Parish. More>>

Tillerson 'not playing' when pressed on 'moron' remark

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is insisting that persistent tensions with President Donald Trump are not hindering his mission as the nation's top diplomat, all while sidestepping the question of whether he truly called the president a "moron.". More>>

276 killed in deadliest single attack in Somalia's history Video included

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Death toll from blast in Somalia's capital rises to 53, security and medical sources say. More>>

Trump leaves Republicans with heavy lift on Iran deal

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Republicans who've demanded a bigger say in how the Iran nuclear agreement works are getting just what they want after President Trump directed lawmakers to make the accord more stringent. More>>

Tesla fires hundreds of workers as part of annual reviews

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Tesla Motors has fired hundreds of workers after completing its annual performance reviews, even though the automaker is trying to ramp up production to fill orders for its new Model 3 sedan. More>>

Collins urges Trump to back effort to restore health subsidy

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A key moderate Republican is urging President Donald Trump to back a bipartisan Senate effort to shield consumers from rising premiums after his abrupt decision to halt federal payments to insurers. More>>

Election produces likely right turn, young leader in Austria

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Polling places are opening in Austria, where voters will decide whether the country moves right after decades of centrist policies and could pave the way for Europe's youngest government leader. More>>

AP Top 25: Penn State up to 2 behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama

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Penn State is No. 2 in The Associated Press College football poll behind now unanimous No. 1 Alabama after a wild weekend of upsets gave the Top 25 a major makeover. More>>

California firefighters say they finally 'turned a corner'

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Even as an unprecedented toll of death and destruction from wildfires kept mounting, California communities were getting glimpses of heroism and humanity Firefighters made major gains against most of the blazes on Friday. More>>

Manning, Pierre-Paul and rest of Giants stun Broncos 23-10

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Eli Manning ignored the loss of four wide receivers, and the New York Giants pulled off a 23-10 stunner over the Denver Broncos. More>>

Venezuela officials: Ruling party wins most governorships

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Venezuelans head to the polls Sunday in regional elections that could tilt a majority of the states' 23 governorships back into opposition control for the first time in nearly two decades of socialist party rule. More>>

The Latest: Venezuela ruling party wins most governor races

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Venezuela's National Electoral Council says candidates for the ruling socialist party have won a majority of the 23 governors' offices up for grabs in Sunday's regional elections. More>>

Volcanoes on 'Ring of Fire' remind Asia of its seismic peril

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The horseshoe-shaped string of active volcanos bounding the Pacific Ocean has lived up to its "Ring of Fire" name in the past month, sparking mass evacuations in Indonesia and Vanuatu and now setting parts of southwestern Japan on edge. More>>

'I'm intact,' Tillerson says, brushing off drama with Trump

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The strained relationship between President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is coming under renewed focus as the nation's top diplomat insists Trump hasn't undermined him even as he again refuses to deny calling the president "a moron.". More>>

Iraqi forces enter territory disputed with Kurds

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Kurdish media says the three official border crossings between Iraq's Kurdish region and Iran have been closed. More>>

10 Things to Know for Monday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Crews finally getting upper hand against California wildfires; Trump to meet with Senate leader McConnell at White House; Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers breaks collarbone. More>>

With Rodgers out, Vikings cruise past Packers 23-10

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Harrison Smith led Minnesota's defense in a thorough dismantling of Green Bay. More>>

Pro-Trump states most affected by his health care decision

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President Donald Trump took a major step this week toward fulfilling a campaign promise to gut the Affordable Care Act, but states he won are likely to be affected the most. More>>

Richard Wilbur, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, dies at 96

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Richard Wilbur, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and translator who intrigued and delighted generations of readers and theatergoers through his rhyming editions of Moliere and his own verse on memory, writing and nature, has died. More>>

The Latest: QB Siemian returns for second half

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The Latest from the NFL: Several 49ers take a knee again; 3 Dolphins stay off the field for the anthem. More>>

'It's a dark day for us': Somalia reels from deadliest blast Video included

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'It's a dark day for us:' Somalia reels from deadliest single blast in country's history. More>>

The Latest: Iraq media say troops enter area held by Kurds

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Iraqi state media say federal troops have entered disputed territories occupied by the nation's Kurds. More>>

Taylor, Puig power Dodgers past Cubs 5-2 in NLCS Game 1

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Chris Taylor hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a short start by Clayton Kershaw for a 5-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs. More>>

Trump's 'Obamacare' move jolts health care, political worlds

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President Donald Trump's cut-off of federal payments to insurers is jolting the health care and political worlds. More>>

The Latest: Election tally shows Austria turning right

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Voting in a general election that will decide whether Austria moves to the right after decades of centrist policies ends. More>>

Trump's speech sparks a new war of words between US, Iran

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President Trump's refusal to certify Iran nuclear deal sparks new war of words between Islamic Republic, America. More>>

Altuve's dash lifts Verlander, Astros over Yanks in Game 2

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Jose Altuve raced home on Carlos Correa's double in the ninth inning, Justin Verlander struck out 13 in a complete game and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 2-1 for a 2-0 lead in the AL Championship Series. More>>

More than just wine country is burning in California

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Compared to its more famous wine-country counterparts, California's Mendocino County is feeling left out. More>>

Family dog emerges alive and happy from wildfire aftermath

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Two men who hiked for miles expecting a grim discovery were met with a joyful one instead. More>>

In Harvey Weinstein saga, young lives forever altered

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The women Harvey Weinstein allegedly preyed upon overwhelming constitute young actresses making their first steps into the movies: vulnerable Hollywood hopefuls looking for a break. More>>

Yes or No? Catalan separatists face critical answer to Spain

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Catalonia's regional president Carles Puigdemont is facing a critical decision which could determine the course of the region's secessionist movement to break away from the rest of Spain. More>>

Coffey Park is Ground Zero for California fire devastation

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Coffey Park, a square-mile of middle-class homes and friendly neighbors on the northern edge of Santa Rosa, was among the hardest hit areas from the series of wildfires that struck Northern California. More>>

An army of firefighters brave deadly, epic firestorm

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On foot, in trucks and by air, an army of more than 10,000 firefighters continue to attack deadly, fast-moving wildfires in California, working for days without rest to protect lives and property. More>>

NFL Week 6 features Patriots-Jets matchup for 1st place

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The surprising Jets battle the Patriots for first place, while the winless Giants play in primetime. More>>

California couple had marked 50-year anniversary before fire

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From a woman trying to save her dogs to a couple married 75 years, the California wildfires have claimed more than 35 victims so far. More>>

US-allied forces begin final assault on IS in Syria's Raqqa

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U.S.-backed Syrian fighters say they have launched an operation to retake the last Islamic State-held pocket in Raqqa after some 275 militants and their family members surrendered. More>>

'Take a knee' comes to Germany through Hertha solidarity

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Hertha Berlin has nodded to social struggles in the United States by kneeling before its Bundesliga game at home. More>>

Ex-hostages back in Canada after harrowing raid to free them

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Former Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle says the Haqqani network in Afghanistan killed his infant daughter and raped his wife during the years they were held in captivity. More>>

Porn publisher offers up to $10 million for dirt on Trump

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Pornography publisher Larry Flynt is offering "up to $10 million" to anyone who produces information that leads to President Donald Trump's impeachment and removal from office. More>>

Huge blast rocks Somalia's capital; police say 20 killed Video included

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Powerful blast from truck bomb rocks Somalia's capital; police say at least 6 dead. More>>

LSU stuns No. 10 Auburn, riding clutch defense to 27-23 win

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D.J. Chark returns punt for touchdown as LSU stuns No. 10 Auburn, riding clutch defense to 27-23 win. More>>

Spy, temptress, victim? Mata Hari still eludes definition

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A century ago on Sunday, an exotic dancer named Mata Hari was executed by a French firing squad, condemned as a sultry Dutch double agent who supposedly caused the deaths of thousands of soldiers during World War I. More>>

Dungey has 3 TD passes, Syracuse stuns No. 2 Clemson 27-24

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Eric Dungey threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns, Cole Murphy kicked a tiebreaking field goal in the fourth quarter, and Syracuse stunned No. 2 Clemson 27-24. More>>

Keuchel strikes out 10, Astros beat Yanks 2-1 in ALCS opener

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Dallas Keuchel dominated the Yankees again, striking out 10 in seven scoreless innings to lead the Houston Astros over New York 2-1 in the AL Championship Series opener. More>>

The Latest: Russia says Syrian army taken key IS-held town

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The Latest: US-led coalition says 'difficult fighting' expected in days ahead in battle to capture Syria's Raqqa from IS. More>>

Syria: Local militants evacuate as Raqqa battle nears end

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US-backed forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria says 'final' battle for city of Raqqa is underway. More>>

After 883 years, Cistercian monastery to close in Germany

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A Cistercian monastery that's existed for almost 900 years in what is now western Germany is closing down for good, due to a shortage of monks. More>>

The Latest: Trump cuts off insurers, rattling health market

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President Donald Trump is inviting congressional Democrats to "call me to fix" America's health care system, as he prepares an order ceasing federal subsidy payments to health insurers. More>>

Duchess of Cambridge's uncle charged with assault in London

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British police say they have charged the uncle of the Duchess of Cambridge with assault after a late-night altercation in a London street. More>>

Vatican court convicts ex-hospital chief in housing scandal

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Anomalies abound in Vatican trial over diverted donations to Vatican children's hospital that instead went to spruce up a cardinal's apartment. More>>

Teams report first progress against wine country wildfires

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Northern California communities have been battered by four days under siege from wildfires that are nowhere near over. More>>

California wildfire 'blast' kills teen, injures his family

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The wildfires sweeping across Northern California claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy and left his parents and older sister hospitalized with severe burns. More>>

Latest disasters stir Katrina veterans' hopes, hard memories

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Katrina survivors share hard-earned coping skills with this year's hurricane victims: Don't give up. Do get counseling. Don't look back. More>>

Infighting threatens to derail Catalan separatists in Spain

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One of Catalonia's top separatist leaders pushing for a break from Spain has made a call for unity as disputes over strategy threaten to split the secessionist camp. More>>

The Latest: Harassment scandal scraps starry Amazon series

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Director Quentin Tarantino says he is "stunned and heartbroken" about the sexual harassment allegations lodged against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, but needs time to wrap his head around it. More>>

'She was my life': Longtime loves among those lost in fire

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From a couple married 75 years to a young woman known for her helping heart, the California wildfires have claimed more than 30 victims so far. More>>

Texas couple survives being stranded 6 days in rural Utah

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Texas couple survives being stranded 6 days in rural Utah. More>>

Weinstein rebukes continue, brother says business continues

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A week after sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein arose, brother Bob Weinstein says it's "business as usual" at Weinstein Co. More>>

NASA using asteroid's close flyby to test warning network

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NASA is using an asteroid's close flyby to test our warning network for incoming space rocks. More>>

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