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London Fashion Week: Burberry brings back vintage check

Sat, 2017-09-16 19:50
LONDON (AP) -- Unfazed by the London subway attack, celebrities, models and fashion editors flocked to London Fashion Week on Saturday to celebrate all things stylish....
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'Red flag' calls signaled post-Irma deaths at nursing home

Sat, 2017-09-16 16:50
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn't sound ominous: A nursing home patient had an abnormal heartbeat....
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Cuba mystery: What theories US investigators are pursuing

Sat, 2017-09-16 16:50
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There must be an answer....
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World leaders face crises in North Korea and Myanmar at UN

Sat, 2017-09-16 16:50
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Facing an escalating nuclear threat from North Korea and the mass flight of minority Muslims from Myanmar, world leaders gather at the United Nations starting Monday to tackle these and other tough challenges - from the spread of terrorism to a warming planet....
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Trump skips town, but still focus of competing rallies in DC

Sat, 2017-09-16 16:50
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump skipped town for the weekend, but that didn't stop demonstrators from making him the focus of competing rallies in the nation's capital that highlighted the stark political divisions in the United States....
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Child care choices limited for those working outside 9-to-5

Sat, 2017-09-16 13:50
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Heather Peele is just like any other mom rushing to pick up her child at day care after work. Except, it's 2:30 a.m., and her 6-year-old daughter has been sleeping for hours at a 24-hour child care center near the Las Vegas airport....
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Iraq could use force if Kurdish referendum leads to violence

Sat, 2017-09-16 13:50
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq is prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdish region's planned independence referendum results in violence, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Saturday....
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Bicyclists get free roadside assistance in Connecticut city

Sat, 2017-09-16 13:50
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Maureen Hart was riding home on the Founders Bridge into Hartford when the tire on her bicycle went flat....
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What hurricanes don't teach us: AP finds fast coastal growth

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing hurricanes scored bull's-eyes on two of the country's fastest growing regions: coastal Texas around Houston and resort areas of southwest Florida....
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Questions of gun planting, outburst key in officer's verdict

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A judge's decision to acquit an officer of murder in the death of a black suspect came down to two major questions: Did the officer plant a gun, and did his outburst about killing the man seconds before the shooting signal premeditation?...
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Nursing home tragedy unfolded days after Irma's initial hit

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn't sound ominous: A nursing home patient had an abnormal heartbeat....
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Prosecutor renews interest in Long Island serial killer case

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- For years, the thicket along a beach highway on Long Island held a horrible secret. Hidden from passing drivers were the skeletal remains of 10 people, mostly young women who had worked as prostitutes. Who killed them, and why, is a mystery that has vexed a slew of seasoned homicide detectives....
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Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- For more than 60 years, Harry Dean Stanton played crooks and codgers, eccentrics and losers....
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This week in odd news: 'Sewer war' and record-setting cats

Sat, 2017-09-16 10:50
ONE HOME, TWO RECORD-SETTING CATS...
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Millions of world's children lack any record of their births

Sat, 2017-09-16 07:49
MASAKA, Uganda (AP) -- Would a 15-year-old girl be married off by her parents in violation of the law? Would another girl, who looks even younger, get justice after an alleged statutory rape at the hands of an older man?...
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Germany's Merkel: flexible in politics and modest in private

Sat, 2017-09-16 07:49
BERLIN (AP) -- She's been named the world's most powerful woman, seen off a series of domestic rivals and led an unsentimental response to Europe's debt crisis. But to many Germans, Chancellor Angela Merkel is a reassuring figure known simply as "Mutti" - Mom....
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London subway blast: UK soldiers deployed, attacker sought

Sat, 2017-09-16 04:49
LONDON (AP) -- British authorities were searching for suspects Saturday in the London subway blast that injured more than two dozen people as hundreds of soldiers were being deployed across the country....
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Tax cuts quiet once-deafening GOP call for fiscal discipline

Sat, 2017-09-16 04:49
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans spooked world markets in their ardor to cut spending when Democrat Barack Obama occupied the White House. Now, with a GOP president pressing for politically popular tax cuts and billions more for the military, few in the GOP are complaining about the nation's soaring debt....
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Commander: Iraq launches operation near Syrian border

Sat, 2017-09-16 04:49
BAGHDAD (AP) -- An Iraqi military commander says troops have launched a multi-pronged operation to capture a town near the Syrian border from the Islamic State group....
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Iran recruits Afghan and Pakistani Shiites to fight in Syria

Sat, 2017-09-16 04:49
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Thousands of Shiite Muslims from Afghanistan and Pakistan are being recruited by Iran to fight with President Bashar al-Assad's forces in Syria, lured by promises of housing, a monthly salary of up to $600 and the possibility of employment in Iran when they return, say counterterrorism officials and analysts....
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