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SEATTLE | A’s clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3SEATTLE | A’s clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3

SEATTLE | A’s clinch playoff berth, then beat Mariners 7-3

SEATTLE  — Champagne flowed in the clubhouse as players bopped around and screamed in a wild celebration after the Oakland…

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WASHINGTON | Faced with second accuser, Republicans fight for KavanaughWASHINGTON | Faced with second accuser, Republicans fight for Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON | Faced with second accuser, Republicans fight for Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — The first allegation against Brett Kavanaugh left Republicans rattled and nervous. The second left them angry and ready…

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WASHINGTON | In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyoneWASHINGTON | In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

WASHINGTON | In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared in a televised interview that he never sexually assaulted anyone in high…

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WASHINGTON | Rosenstein’s job to be topic of Thursday meeting with TrumpWASHINGTON | Rosenstein’s job to be topic of Thursday meeting with Trump

WASHINGTON | Rosenstein’s job to be topic of Thursday meeting with Trump

WASHINGTON— After a long weekend spent wondering if he should resign or would be fired, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein…

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WASHINGTON | With newfound aggressiveness, GOP ramps up Kavanaugh fightWASHINGTON | With newfound aggressiveness, GOP ramps up Kavanaugh fight

WASHINGTON | With newfound aggressiveness, GOP ramps up Kavanaugh fight

WASHINGTON— Brett Kavanaugh says he won’t let “false accusations drive me out of this process” as he, President Donald Trump…

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NTSB expected to determine cause of Air Canada close callNTSB expected to determine cause of Air Canada close call

NTSB expected to determine cause of Air Canada close call

Video captured the moment that an Air Canada jet flew off course and just over four other jetliners filled with…

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FRESNO, Calif. | Trump plan to rollback fuel standards to get second hearingFRESNO, Calif. | Trump plan to rollback fuel standards to get second hearing

FRESNO, Calif. | Trump plan to rollback fuel standards to get second hearing

FRESNO, Calif. — The Trump administration’s proposal to rollback national fuel economy standards was headed for its second public hearing…

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UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran’s exportsUNITED NATIONS | The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran’s exports

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran’s exports

UNITED NATIONS  — The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Five world powers have…

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UNITED NATIONS | Mandela’s widow urges world: put egos aside and end violenceUNITED NATIONS | Mandela’s widow urges world: put egos aside and end violence

UNITED NATIONS | Mandela’s widow urges world: put egos aside and end violence

UNITED NATIONS — Nelson Mandela‘s widow challenged world leaders celebrating his life on Monday to put their egos and partisan…

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UNITED NATIONS | EU, Iran set financial “vehicle” to ease trade between themUNITED NATIONS | EU, Iran set financial “vehicle” to ease trade between them

UNITED NATIONS | EU, Iran set financial “vehicle” to ease trade between them

UNITED NATIONS  — Five world powers and Iran agreed late Monday to establish a financial facility in the European Union…

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UNITED NATIONS | UN to caution against populism in high-level weekUNITED NATIONS | UN to caution against populism in high-level week

UNITED NATIONS | UN to caution against populism in high-level week

UNITED NATIONS  — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when…

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UNITED NATIONS | Messy domestic politics overshadow Trump’s address to UNUNITED NATIONS | Messy domestic politics overshadow Trump’s address to UN

UNITED NATIONS | Messy domestic politics overshadow Trump’s address to UN

UNITED NATIONS — President Donald Trump charged into office on the resonance of his aggressive “America First” agenda, but now,…

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BEIJING | China official says talks impossible with ‘US holding knife’BEIJING | China official says talks impossible with ‘US holding knife’

BEIJING | China official says talks impossible with ‘US holding knife’

BEIJING — China cannot hold talks with Washington on ending their escalating trade dispute while the United States “holds a…

2 years ago
BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed on US-China trade worriesBEIJING | Asian stocks mixed on US-China trade worries

BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed on US-China trade worries

BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after a Chinese government report accusing the Trump administration of bullying other…

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ATLANTA | Cost caps sought for Georgia nuclear project to move forwardATLANTA | Cost caps sought for Georgia nuclear project to move forward

ATLANTA | Cost caps sought for Georgia nuclear project to move forward

ATLANTA— The nation’s only major nuclear power plant under construction appears to still be alive as the three owners seek…

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A major Investment of $15 Million in MakerDAO’s Algorithmic Stablecoin by HorowitzA major Investment of $15 Million in MakerDAO’s Algorithmic Stablecoin by Horowitz

A major Investment of $15 Million in MakerDAO’s Algorithmic Stablecoin by Horowitz

Since the cryptocurrency has accelerated its pace, a major investment made by Andreessen Horowitz in a cryptocurrency project that algorithmically…

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CANTON, Conn. | Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbsCANTON, Conn. | Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

CANTON, Conn. | Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

CANTON, Conn. — Tom Bradley had grown accustomed to seeing black bears walk through his Connecticut neighborhood, but this month…

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NEW YORK | Caregiver charged with attempted murder in newborn stabbingsNEW YORK | Caregiver charged with attempted murder in newborn stabbings

NEW YORK | Caregiver charged with attempted murder in newborn stabbings

NEW YORK — A 52-year-old caregiver was charged in the knife attack on five people, including three newborn babies, at…

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SAN FRANCISCO | Instagram co-founders resign from social media companySAN FRANCISCO | Instagram co-founders resign from social media company

SAN FRANCISCO | Instagram co-founders resign from social media company

SAN FRANCISCO  — The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company without explanation. Chief Executive…

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PHILADELPHIA | Flyers introduce odd-looking mascot, soak in the commentsPHILADELPHIA | Flyers introduce odd-looking mascot, soak in the comments

PHILADELPHIA | Flyers introduce odd-looking mascot, soak in the comments

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Flyers have introduced an odd-looking new team mascot — a 7-foot fuzzy creature named Gritty with…

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GEORGETOWN, S.C. | After the hurricane comes the deluge on South Carolina coastGEORGETOWN, S.C. | After the hurricane comes the deluge on South Carolina coast

GEORGETOWN, S.C. | After the hurricane comes the deluge on South Carolina coast

GEORGETOWN, S.C.  — Eleven days ago, Lee Gantt was at a Hurricane Florence party in her neighborhood in Georgetown, where…

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CHICAGO | Defense pathologists questions accuracy of teen’s autopsyCHICAGO | Defense pathologists questions accuracy of teen’s autopsy

CHICAGO | Defense pathologists questions accuracy of teen’s autopsy

CHICAGO  — A defense expert in the trial of a white police officer charged with murder in the death of…

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CHICAGO | Kluber wins his 20th as Indians beat White Sox 4-0CHICAGO | Kluber wins his 20th as Indians beat White Sox 4-0

CHICAGO | Kluber wins his 20th as Indians beat White Sox 4-0

CHICAGO — Corey Kluber struck out 11 in seven scoreless innings and won his 20th game, and Brandon Guyer hit…

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LONDON | Modric wins world player of year, ends Ronaldo-Messi duopolyLONDON | Modric wins world player of year, ends Ronaldo-Messi duopoly

LONDON | Modric wins world player of year, ends Ronaldo-Messi duopoly

LONDON — Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi were far from the auditorium by the River Thames when Luka Modric broke…

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Oakland Athletics clinch first postseason berth since 2014ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Oakland Athletics clinch first postseason berth since 2014

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Oakland Athletics clinch first postseason berth since 2014

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— Oakland Athletics clinch first postseason berth since 2014. By Associated Press Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Oakland…

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