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Obama apologizes to aid group for US attack on Afghan clinic

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 4:38pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders on Wednesday for the American air attack that killed at least 22 people at its hospital in Afghanistan, and said the U.S. would examine military procedures to look for better ways to prevent such incidents....
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Clinton opposes Pacific trade deal in major break with Obama

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 4:31pm
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton declared her opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade accord on Wednesday, her most significant break with President Barack Obama since launching her campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination....
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AP INVESTIGATION: Nuclear black market seeks IS extremists

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 3:45pm
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) -- Over the pulsating beat at an exclusive nightclub, the arms smuggler made his pitch to a client: 2.5 million euros for enough radioactive cesium to contaminate several city blocks....
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Russia fires cruise missiles from warships into Syria

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 2:35pm
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- Russian warships in the Caspian Sea fired cruise missiles Wednesday as Syrian government troops launched a ground offensive in central Syria in the first major combined air-and-ground assault since Moscow began its military campaign in the country last week....
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As Bush campaigns, Florida struggles with his schools legacy

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 2:03pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jeb Bush's signature achievement in education policy as Florida governor may be at risk of coming apart....
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Mother-son bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:43pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The deadly shooting last week at an Oregon community college has an eerie parallel with the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School that killed 20 pupils and six adult staff members in 2012....
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Aid group seeks fact-finding mission over Kunduz strike

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:31pm
GENEVA (AP) -- Doctors Without Borders called Wednesday for an independent fact-finding mission to investigate a U.S. airstrike on its hospital in Afghanistan that killed at least 22 people....
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The Latest: Will the real Tomas Lindahl accept his Nobel?

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:10pm
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):...
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The Latest: US aircraft rerouted over Syria, avoids Russians

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:08pm
BEIRUT (AP) -- The latest developments after Syrian troops, emboldened by Russian airstrikes, launch a ground offensive against insurgents (all times local)....
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Nobel Prize in literature: What to look out for

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:06pm
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- On Thursday, the winner of this year's Nobel Prize in literature will be announced by the first ever female permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, Sara Danius. Will the prize awarding body choose to honor the occasion by picking a female winner? Will it break new ground by giving the prize to a journalist? Or will it rush to bestow the coveted prize on one of the many aging favorites? The secretive academy drops no hints on whom they are considering but th...
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AP INVESTIGATION: Nuclear black market seeks IS extremists

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 12:42pm
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) -- In the backwaters of Eastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists, The Associated Press has learned. The latest known case came in February this year, when a smuggler offered a huge cache of deadly cesium - enough to contaminate several city blocks - and specifically sought a buyer from th...
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VW CEO: Emissions fixes could take until end of next year

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 12:10pm
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) -- Volkswagen said a recall of cars with software that can be used to evade emissions tests could start in Germany in January and last until the end of next year....
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Trio wins Nobel Prize for mapping how cells fix DNA damage

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 11:55am
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Three scientists from Sweden, the U.S. and Turkey won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday for showing how cells repair damaged DNA - work that has inspired the development of new cancer treatments....
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As Bush campaigns, Florida struggles with his schools legacy

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 11:46am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Jeb Bush's signature achievement in education policy as Florida governor may be at risk of coming apart....
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Did US strike on Afghan clinic exceed combat authority?

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 9:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. airstrike on a hospital in Afghanistan, which U.S. officials have called a "mistake," may have exceeded the rules American forces have operated under since their combat mission ended nearly a year ago, officials say....
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Woman found after actor tweets about her lost student ID

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:22am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tom Hank's tweet worked. A woman named Lauren who lost her Fordham student ID has been found....
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Thousands of drug inmates approved for early prison release

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 6:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Drug criminals once described by prosecutors as unrepentant repeat offenders are among those poised to benefit from new sentencing guidelines that are shrinking punishments for thousands of federal prisoners, according to an Associated Press review of court records....
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Keuchel sharp, Astros beat Yankees 3-0 in AL wild-card game

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 1:09am
NEW YORK (AP) -- A year ago, no one could've pictured this. Yet here they were, Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros, soaking in champagne, merrily posing for a victory shot on the mound at Yankee Stadium....
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Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 12:06am
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Thais Faria sank into a leather love seat, relaxing under the ministrations first of a masseuse, then a manicurist and finally a hairdresser-cum-makeup artist. Not 24 hours after her daughter was born via cesarean, Faria was being pampered at an upscale Rio de Janeiro maternity clinic....
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NY attorney general opens probe into fantasy sports websites

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 11:53pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The state's attorney general on Tuesday sent letters to daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and FanDuel demanding they turn over details of any investigations into their employees, saying they "may have gained an unfair, financial advantage in a contest known as Daily Fantasy Football."...
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