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Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub

AP Top News - 3 hours 53 min ago
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's Navy detected seven brief satellite calls Saturday that officials believe may have come from a submarine with 44 crew members that hadn't been heard from in three days....
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Sinn Fein's divisive leader to step down after over 30 years

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 22:39
LONDON (AP) -- Gerry Adams, the divisive politician known around the world as the face of the Irish republican movement as it shifted from violence to peace, announced Saturday that he was stepping down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 years....
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US general says nuclear launch order can be refused

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 19:39
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) -- The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal....
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FBI report on black 'extremists' raises new monitoring fears

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 19:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An FBI report on the rise of black "extremists" is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when the bureau spied on activist groups without evidence they had broken any laws....
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AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 16:39
NEW YORK (AP) -- Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as "Highway to Hell," ''Hells Bells" and "Back in Black," has died. He was 64....
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Roy Moore stands with homophobic supporters

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 13:39
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- A smiling Roy Moore stood shoulder to shoulder with his fiercest religious allies....
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FBI report on black 'extremists' raises new monitoring fears

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 13:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An FBI report on the rise of black "extremists" is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when the bureau spied on activist groups without evidence they had broken any laws....
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Winners and losers under the Senate tax overhaul proposal

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 13:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses - like President Donald Trump and his family - do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in the Senate, as they do under legislation passed this week by the House....
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As sex harassment scandal grows, minorities seldom involved

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 10:39
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- In the weeks since dozens of women have accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape or sexual, unleashing an avalanche of similar charges against other prominent men across American life, women and men of color have been largely absent from the national furor....
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Tax filers in most states claim deduction targeted by GOP

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 10:39
ATLANTA (AP) -- A popular deduction targeted in the GOP's overhaul of the tax code is used by more than a quarter of all filers in a majority of states, including many led by Republicans where some residents eventually could see their federal tax bills rise....
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100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 10:39
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite....
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Sexual misconduct claims roil Alabama campaign, divide women

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing Republicans, and women in particular....
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The Latest: Hariri meets Macron for talks on Lebanon crisis

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local):...
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Winners and losers under the Senate tax overhaul proposal

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses - like President Donald Trump and his family - do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in the Senate, as they do under legislation passed this week by the House....
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Mladic trial to end, where will next war crimes court start?

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- When a panel of U.N. judges hands down a verdict next week in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic, it will mark the end of a ground-breaking era in international law. Yet a new age of international justice is already underway, with other temporary courts and tribunals springing up around the world to prosecute atrocities....
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AP PHOTOS: Many Bosnian war victims still unidentified

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
TUZLA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) -- It's been 22 years since Bosnia's bloody 1992-95 war ended, yet the remains of numerous victims of genocide and war crimes still await identification....
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Woman must pay Katy Perry for interfering with convent sale

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 07:39
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent....
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Fighting scandal, Moore stands with homophobic supporters

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 04:39
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- A smiling Roy Moore stood shoulder to shoulder with his fiercest religious allies....
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Sexual misconduct claims roil Alabama campaign, divide women

AP Top News - Sat, 2017-11-18 01:38
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing Republicans, and women in particular....
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Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

AP Top News - Fri, 2017-11-17 22:38
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."...
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