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October 17, 2017 - 12:12 am
Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop the running back's six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Monday...
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President Donald Trump points to a reporter to ask a question during a media availability in the Rose Garden with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., after their meeting at the White House, Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
October 16, 2017 - 8:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving...
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This April, 2017 photo by Brittney Vinculado shows Christina Hanson, with her grandfather Dick Hanson, left, and her father Michael Hanson, in Oakley, Calif. Christina Hanson, 27, used a wheelchair and spent her life dedicated to helping others despite her own hardships, her family said. Kelsi Mannhalter had posted on social media asking people to search for her cousin after the fire Monday ravaged Santa Rosa where Hanson lived. Mannhalter later confirmed on Facebook that Hanson did not survive when the flames consumed her home. (Brittney Vinculado via AP)
October 15, 2017 - 6:06 pm
At least 40 people have died in the deadliest week of wildfires in California history. The victims include a couple who recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, a 14-year-old boy whose parents and older sister were severely burned, and a woman born with a spinal defect who worked to help...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jessica Rothe in a scene from "Happy Death Day." (Universal Pictures via AP)
October 15, 2017 - 3:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The box office might be struggling this year, but the horror genre is alive and well. This weekend the "Groundhog Day"-like horror pic "Happy Death Day" scored a first-place finish, surpassing expectations and blowing the much costlier and star-driven "Blade Runner 2049" out of...
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In this undated photo provided by Irma Muniz shows the Shepherd family, Jon and Sara Shepherd and their children, Kressa, and Kai. Kai, left, was killed after a wildfire tore through his family's home in Redwood Valley, Calif. on Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. He was 14 when he died, said his aunt, Mindi Ramos. Sara and 17-year-old daughter, Kressa, both sustained burns on 60% of their bodies. Jon sustained burns on 45% of his body. Relatives are trying to raise money to cover medical expenses and prepare to eventually bring the family to live with Sara's parents' home in Redwood Valley. (Irma Muniz via AP)
October 14, 2017 - 7:37 pm
At least 38 people have died in the deadliest week of wildfires in California history. The victims include a couple who recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, a 14-year-old boy whose parents and older sister were severely burned, and a woman born with a spinal defect who worked to help...
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Izzy, a 9-year-old Bernese Mountain Dog who belongs to Jack Weaver's parents relaxes Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Windsor, Calif. Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen were surprised to discover that Izzy was uninjured in a ferocious wildfire that destroyed the neighborhood early Monday morning. (AP Photo/Jonathan Copper)
October 14, 2017 - 7:29 pm
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Two men who hiked for miles through Northern California wildfire territory expecting a grim discovery were met with a joyful one instead. Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen walked around police barricades, through a creek and up treacherous hilly roads to...
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ADDS NAME OF SON JONAH- Joshua Boyle and son Jonah play in the garden at his parents house in Smiths Falls, Ont., on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. A couple held hostage for five years by a Taliban-linked network and forced to raise three children while in captivity were initially targeted for ransom because of the impending birth of their first child, the Canadian man at the heart of the case speculated Saturday. Boyle said he and his wife Caitlan Coleman heard at least half a dozen reasons why they had been snatched from a village in Afghanistan and held against their will by the Haqqani network over the years they were imprisoned. (Lars Hagberg/The Canadian Press via AP)
October 14, 2017 - 6:32 pm
SMITHS FALLS, Ontario (AP) — A couple held hostage for five years by a Taliban-linked extremist network in Afghanistan was safely back in Canada on Saturday after what the husband described as a harrowing firefight during a raid to free the family. Joshua Boyle played with one of his sons in the...
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October 14, 2017 - 3:56 pm
SONOMA, California (AP) — On foot, in trucks and by air, more than 10,000 firefighters attack the deadly, fast-moving wildfires in California, working for days without rest to protect lives and property Fighting the fires has been exhausting, days and nights dragging heavy hoses through thick smoke...
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This January 2011 photo provided by St. Helena Tourism shows Devils Hole Black Rocks on the remote island of St. Helena. One of the world's most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday, Oct. 14 2017, when the first commercial flight departed from Johannesburg for St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. (Edward Thorpe, St. Helena Tourism via AP)
October 14, 2017 - 5:41 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — One of the world's most remote places became a little less isolated on Saturday when the first commercial flight departed for St. Helena, a South Atlantic island that until recently was only accessible by boat and where Napoleon Bonaparte spent his last years in exile. The SA...
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October 14, 2017 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — David Mink and Rachel Rothstein are strangers separated by 800 miles, but they've been bound together throughout their lives by the single greatest tragedy in modern Jewish history. Some of their forebears survived the Holocaust, some did not. Some made it to America on ships,...
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