• USC president agrees to step down amid gynecologist scandal
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    USC president agrees to step down amid gynecologist scandal

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The president of the University of Southern California has agreed to step down amid a sex scandal involving a school gynecologist.

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    Top Asian News 1:35 a.m. GMT

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it feels relieved about the revived talks for a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over the future of Kim's nuclear weapons program. The statement by Seoul's presidential office on Saturday came hours after Trump

  • The Latest: South Korea relieved about revived US-NK talks
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    The Latest: South Korea relieved about revived US-NK talks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local):

  • Trump's shifts on NK, guns, health care create whiplash
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    Trump's shifts on NK, guns, health care create whiplash

    WASHINGTON (AP) — From "Little Rocket Man" to the scheduling of a historic peace summit and back again, President Donald Trump's dizzying back-and-forth on North Korea is par for the course for a president who likes to keep his audience guessing. As Trump himself said Friday, "Everybody

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    USC president has agreed to step down amid sex scandal involving school gynecologist

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — USC president has agreed to step down amid sex scandal involving school gynecologist.

  • Volcanic ash swamps Hawaii school, turning tennis court gray
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    Volcanic ash swamps Hawaii school, turning tennis court gray

    Aina Akamu gave final exams to his students as they sat on bleachers or the floor of the basketball court in the gym in his small town on Hawaii's Big Island. Kau High and Pahala Elementary School is inundated with gritty, gray ash that has been spewing out of a volcano some 20 miles (32 kilometers

  • Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'
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    Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — "Everybody plays games," President Donald Trump declared Friday as he suggested the potentially historic North Korean summit he had suddenly called off might be getting back on track.

  • Love leaves Game 6 after banging head with Boston's Tatum
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    Love leaves Game 6 after banging head with Boston's Tatum

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love left Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.

  • 2 N. Korean diplomats behind US summit back-and-forth
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    2 N. Korean diplomats behind US summit back-and-forth

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An aging North Korean nuclear strategist involved in now-dormant disarmament deals. His former interpreter in international negotiations who is now North Korea's highest-ranking female diplomat.

  • Trump steering clear of messy House immigration fight
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    Trump steering clear of messy House immigration fight

    President Donald Trump has spent recent weeks publicly hammering Congress to crack down on "legal loopholes" he says allow criminals to enter the country illegally. Trump is largely sitting out the biggest immigration showdown of his presidency to date as renegade House Republicans — from

  • After Amazon Echo misfire, ways to protect your own privacy
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    After Amazon Echo misfire, ways to protect your own privacy

    Revelations that an Amazon Echo smart speaker inadvertently sent a family's private conversation to an acquaintance highlights some unexpected risks of new voice-enabled technologies. According to Amazon, the fault was an "unlikely" series of inadvertent vocal cues that triggered the speaker

  • Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays
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    Mariners land Denard Span, Alex Colome in deal with Rays

    SEATTLE (AP) — Rather than waiting to see where the Seattle Mariners are sitting by the time the trade market heats up, general manager Jerry Dipoto decided to be proactive.

  • Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL
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    Kershaw marks 10-year anniversary of MLB debut on DL

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw marked the 10-year anniversary of his major league debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the disabled list. However, the three-time Cy Young Award winner is getting closer to returning.

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    Alberto it is: First named tropical system chugs toward Gulf

    MIAMI (AP) — A storm moving slowly through the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, mudslides, and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida and the U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend.

  • Nasa Hataoka leads LPGA Tour event in Michigan
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    Nasa Hataoka leads LPGA Tour event in Michigan

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — After losing in a playoff last weekend, Nasa Hataoka is making another bid for her first LPGA Tour victory.

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    The Latest: Tropical storm watches issued ahead of Alberto

    MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local):

  • The Latest: Weinstein takes books on theater, film to arrest
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    The Latest: Weinstein takes books on theater, film to arrest

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sexual misconduct probe of film producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local):

  • Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training
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    Disgruntled fans break into Brazil pre-World Cup training

    TERESOPOLIS, Brazil (AP) — Disgruntled fans broke into a Brazil training session for the World Cup on Friday and some booed the national team over a lack of contact with local supporters. A few dozen even mocked chanted "It was 7-1! It was 7-1!" in a reference to the team's humiliation

  • Authorities: Suspected restaurant gunman had gun license
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    Authorities: Suspected restaurant gunman had gun license

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The man suspected of shooting three people inside an Oklahoma City restaurant before being fatally shot by bystanders had no obvious connection to the victims or the restaurant, and was legally authorized to carry a firearm, authorities said Friday.

  • Teacher who confronted Indiana school shooter lauded as hero
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    Teacher who confronted Indiana school shooter lauded as hero

    An Indiana middle school student armed with two handguns opened fire inside his science classroom Friday, authorities said, wounding a classmate and a teacher whose swift intervention was credited with saving lives. The shooter, who had asked to be dismissed from the class before returning with the

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    The Latest: Girl critical after Indiana school shooting

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on a possible shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local):

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    Childhood rivals Sutherland, McCarron tied for Sr. PGA lead

    BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Kevin Sutherland and Scott McCarron have been rivals since their junior golf days around Sacramento, California. The two old friends were back at it Friday at the top of the Senior PGA Championship leaderboard.

  • Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox
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    Hanley Ramirez designated for assignment by Red Sox

    BOSTON (AP) — Hanley Ramirez has been designated for assignment by the Boston Red Sox, who are responsible for the $15.25 million remaining on his contract but avoided him triggering a $22 million salary for 2019.

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    Rose has 2nd-round Colonial lead; up-and-down Grillo 1 back

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Justin Rose considered his first 15 holes in the second round at Colonial pretty flawless. The last three worked out OK, too, even with the only bogey for the leader of the Fort Worth Invitational.

  • Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info
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    Giuliani: White House wants briefing on classified info

    President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and may take it to the Justice Department as part of an effort to scuttle the ongoing special