NEW YORK | Michelle Obama to visit 10 cities for ‘Becoming’ book tourNEW YORK | Michelle Obama to visit 10 cities for ‘Becoming’ book tour

NEW YORK | Michelle Obama to visit 10 cities for ‘Becoming’ book tour

NEW YORK — Michelle Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir “Becoming,” a tour featuring arenas and other…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Congressman Gosar’s Bipartisan Bureau of Reclamation Transparency Act Passes HouseWASHINGTON, D.C. | Congressman Gosar’s Bipartisan Bureau of Reclamation Transparency Act Passes House

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Congressman Gosar’s Bipartisan Bureau of Reclamation Transparency Act Passes House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) and Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), released the following statements…

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NEW YORK | Video shows Weinstein caressing woman before alleged rapeNEW YORK | Video shows Weinstein caressing woman before alleged rape

NEW YORK | Video shows Weinstein caressing woman before alleged rape

NEW YORK— A video of Harvey Weinstein caressing and propositioning a woman who accused him of rape aired on television…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | NumbersUSA Announces Support for the “Fund and Complete the Border Wall Act”WASHINGTON, D.C. | NumbersUSA Announces Support for the “Fund and Complete the Border Wall Act”

WASHINGTON, D.C. | NumbersUSA Announces Support for the “Fund and Complete the Border Wall Act”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, NumbersUSA, an organization advocating for immigration policies that protect all Americans, announced its support for the…

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AUSTIN, Texas | 2 major organizations of newsroom leaders will mergeAUSTIN, Texas | 2 major organizations of newsroom leaders will merge

AUSTIN, Texas | 2 major organizations of newsroom leaders will merge

AUSTIN, Texas— Two of media’s most significant organizations are merging. The American Society of News Editors and Associated Press Media…

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | Sports betting soars to $95M in New Jersey in AugustATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | Sports betting soars to $95M in New Jersey in August

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | Sports betting soars to $95M in New Jersey in August

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Sports betting is a second-inning home run in New Jersey, where gamblers plunked down more than $95…

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NEW YORK | A pitcher for NL MVP? The numbers make a compelling caseNEW YORK | A pitcher for NL MVP? The numbers make a compelling case

NEW YORK | A pitcher for NL MVP? The numbers make a compelling case

NEW YORK — Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Aaron Nola are going pitch for pitch in the NL Cy Young…

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LEBANON, Tenn. | Tennessee Senate hopeful ’embarrassed’ by Kavanaugh hearingsLEBANON, Tenn. | Tennessee Senate hopeful ’embarrassed’ by Kavanaugh hearings

LEBANON, Tenn. | Tennessee Senate hopeful ’embarrassed’ by Kavanaugh hearings

LEBANON, Tenn. — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Phil Bredesen said Wednesday that he’s “embarrassed by the circus” in the confirmation…

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United States | Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Announces Mobile Office Hours in PeoriaUnited States | Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Announces Mobile Office Hours in Peoria

United States | Congresswoman Debbie Lesko Announces Mobile Office Hours in Peoria

United States – Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (AZ-08) announced today mobile office hours for constituents of the Eighth Congressional District for…

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WASHINGTON | US warns Moscow over looming attack in Syrian city of IdlibWASHINGTON | US warns Moscow over looming attack in Syrian city of Idlib

WASHINGTON | US warns Moscow over looming attack in Syrian city of Idlib

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says Russia will bear responsibility for the resulting humanitarian crisis in Syria if the Moscow-backed Syrian…

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BOGOTA, Colombia | Colombia’s ELN rebels free 6 captives amid demands from president that it release prisoners to facilitate peace talksBOGOTA, Colombia | Colombia’s ELN rebels free 6 captives amid demands from president that it release prisoners to facilitate peace talks

BOGOTA, Colombia | Colombia’s ELN rebels free 6 captives amid demands from president that it release prisoners to facilitate peace talks

BOGOTA, Colombia— Colombia’s ELN rebels free 6 captives amid demands from president that it release prisoners to facilitate peace talks.…

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WASHINGTON | Fed survey finds concerns about rising trade tensionsWASHINGTON | Fed survey finds concerns about rising trade tensions

WASHINGTON | Fed survey finds concerns about rising trade tensions

WASHINGTON  — The Federal Reserve reported Wednesday that its latest survey of business conditions nationwide found rising concerns over the…

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WASHINGTON | Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US chargesWASHINGTON | Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US charges

WASHINGTON | Notorious Russian cybercriminal pleads guilty to US charges

WASHINGTON — A Russian man considered to be one of the world’s most notorious hackers pleaded guilty Wednesday to U.S.…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Levin Urges House to Advance Rohingya Resolution, Calls on Burmese Civilian Government to Release JournalistsWASHINGTON, D.C. | Levin Urges House to Advance Rohingya Resolution, Calls on Burmese Civilian Government to Release Journalists

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Levin Urges House to Advance Rohingya Resolution, Calls on Burmese Civilian Government to Release Journalists

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representative Sandy Levin (D-MI) spoke from the House Floor today calling on his colleagues to advance a…

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CORRECTS: More than 10M people under storm watches and warnings in 3 states (Corrects to include tropical storm watches)CORRECTS: More than 10M people under storm watches and warnings in 3 states (Corrects to include tropical storm watches)

CORRECTS: More than 10M people under storm watches and warnings in 3 states (Corrects to include tropical storm watches)

MIAMI — CORRECTS: More than 10M people under storm watches and warnings in 3 states (Corrects to include tropical storm…

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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. | Storm’s uncertain track sows fear; 10 million in crosshairsMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. | Storm’s uncertain track sows fear; 10 million in crosshairs

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. | Storm’s uncertain track sows fear; 10 million in crosshairs

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Hurricane Florence put a corridor of more than 10 million people in the crosshairs Wednesday as…

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United States | Certification to Congress on Actions of Saudi Arabia and UAE in Yemen Under the NDAAUnited States | Certification to Congress on Actions of Saudi Arabia and UAE in Yemen Under the NDAA

United States | Certification to Congress on Actions of Saudi Arabia and UAE in Yemen Under the NDAA

United States – Pursuant to Section 1290 of the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019…

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NEW YORK | Jewish collector’s descendant gets Nazi-looted Renoir backNEW YORK | Jewish collector’s descendant gets Nazi-looted Renoir back

NEW YORK | Jewish collector’s descendant gets Nazi-looted Renoir back

NEW YORK  — The granddaughter of a Jewish art collector whose paintings were stolen by the Nazis had a family…

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DALLAS | Protesters angered by Dallas shooting bring halt to meetingDALLAS | Protesters angered by Dallas shooting bring halt to meeting

DALLAS | Protesters angered by Dallas shooting bring halt to meeting

DALLAS— Protesters condemning the shooting death of a black man in his Dallas apartment by a white off-duty police officer…

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CUPERTINO, Calif. | Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yetCUPERTINO, Calif. | Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

CUPERTINO, Calif. | Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

CUPERTINO, Calif.  — Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the…

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United States | Coders, Technologists, and Conservationists Tackle Wildlife Trafficking Challenges at Zoohackathon 2018United States | Coders, Technologists, and Conservationists Tackle Wildlife Trafficking Challenges at Zoohackathon 2018

United States | Coders, Technologists, and Conservationists Tackle Wildlife Trafficking Challenges at Zoohackathon 2018

United States – The U.S. Department of State will host the third annual Zoohackathon in Madrid, Spain; Mumbai, India; San…

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Federal Reserve Board News: FRB announces approval of application by HarborOne Mutual Bancshares and HarborOne Bancorp, Inc.Federal Reserve Board News: FRB announces approval of application by HarborOne Mutual Bancshares and HarborOne Bancorp, Inc.

Federal Reserve Board News: FRB announces approval of application by HarborOne Mutual Bancshares and HarborOne Bancorp, Inc.

WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday announced its approval of the application under section 3 of the Bank…

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Massachusetts News: New Jersey Broker, Michael Bressman Charged in “Cherry-Picking” SchemeMassachusetts News: New Jersey Broker, Michael Bressman Charged in “Cherry-Picking” Scheme

Massachusetts News: New Jersey Broker, Michael Bressman Charged in “Cherry-Picking” Scheme

BOSTON, Ms. – A former New Jersey broker was arrested and charged today with defrauding his clients by engaging in…

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NEW YORK | Correction: NY Fashion Week-Studio 189 storyNEW YORK | Correction: NY Fashion Week-Studio 189 story

NEW YORK | Correction: NY Fashion Week-Studio 189 story

NEW YORK  — In a story Sept. 11 about a fashion show put on by Studio 189, The Associated Press…

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IOWA | Badger Lake offers an easy nature stop off I-29IOWA | Badger Lake offers an easy nature stop off I-29

IOWA | Badger Lake offers an easy nature stop off I-29

Whiting, Iowa – Sitting not quite halfway between Sioux City and Council Bluffs with I-29 going right through it, it’s…

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