• What's next for Paul Allen's big investments? It's not clear
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    What's next for Paul Allen's big investments? It's not clear

    Prior to his death on Monday, billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen invested large sums in technology ventures, research projects and philanthropy, some of it eclectic and highly speculative. Outside of bland assurances from his investment company, no one seems quite sure. Allen died in Seattle

  • Trump says without evidence that Dems are behind 'caravan'
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    Trump says without evidence that Dems are behind 'caravan'

    MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump suggested without evidence Thursday that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming to enter the United States.

  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry find inner peace in this 'anti-bad vibes' circle
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    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry find inner peace in this 'anti-bad vibes' circle

    It's been an understandably busy few days for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who are in the midst of their first overseas visit. On Friday, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex dropped by Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia, the chia seed-laden suburb that's known for its bohemia and totally chill

  • The Latest: UN expert: Government abductions are new worry
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    The Latest: UN expert: Government abductions are new worry

    A U.N. expert says the world is witnessing "a new and very worrisome practice" of governments abducting people in foreign countries using undercover operations, citing the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Duhaime reiterated a call for an independent international investigation

  • The Latest: Trump defends congressman who assaulted reporter
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    The Latest: Trump defends congressman who assaulted reporter

    President Donald Trump is defending Republican congressman Greg Gianforte, who pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter who asked him a question last year. Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs says Gianforte "body slammed" him for asking a question in May 2017, the day before Gianforte won a special

  • Bette Midler, Brooke Shields among 'Murphy Brown' guests
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    Bette Midler, Brooke Shields among 'Murphy Brown' guests

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bette Midler and Brooke Shields are among the guest stars dropping in on CBS' "Murphy Brown" revival.

  • Man who fell into Arizona mine 'fortunate' to survive
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    Man who fell into Arizona mine 'fortunate' to survive

    PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man who fell to the bottom of an old abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or water before a friend heard his cries for help is lucky to be alive, said the head of a rescue team.

  • Take two: Miley back to NLCS hill, Brews try to deny Dodgers
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    Take two: Miley back to NLCS hill, Brews try to deny Dodgers

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wade Miley, take two.

  • APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash
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    APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash

    Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because local prosecutors are probing it as part of their case against the limo company's operator. While a National Transportation

  • Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border
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    Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — As some 3,000 Hondurans made their way through Guatemala, attention turned to Mexico, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to close the U.S.-Mexico border if authorities there fail to stop them — a nearly unthinkable move that would disrupt hundreds of thousands

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    Top Asian News 12:48 a.m. GMT

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A high-level meeting to lay out security plans for Afghanistan's upcoming parliamentary elections had just concluded when an elite Afghan guard turned his gun Thursday on the departing delegation in an attack that killed the powerful Kandahar police chief but missed the

  • Former Chinese internment camp detainee denied US visa
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    Former Chinese internment camp detainee denied US visa

    BEIJING (AP) — An outspoken former detainee in China's internment camps for Muslims said Thursday his application for a visa to visit the United States was rejected despite an invitation to speak at Congress about his ordeal.

  • Titans, Chargers meet in London going in opposite directions
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    Titans, Chargers meet in London going in opposite directions

    The Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Chargers have made the trip abroad to London for Sunday's game with their seasons going in opposite directions on offense.

  • Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information
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    Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads "War Room." Behind the door lies a nerve center the social network has set up to combat fake accounts and bogus news stories ahead of upcoming elections. On the

  • The Latest: Mexico says first caravan migrants at border
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    The Latest: Mexico says first caravan migrants at border

    GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — The latest on the caravan of Central American migrants trying to advance toward the United States. (all times local):

  • Brazil front-runner accused of illegal campaign practices
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    Brazil front-runner accused of illegal campaign practices

    SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian presidential candidate on Thursday accused his far-right adversary of illegal campaign practices for allegedly allowing friendly businessmen to secretly pay to spread slanderous messages.

  • Booker makes South Carolina debut amid presidential buzz
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    Booker makes South Carolina debut amid presidential buzz

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Sen. Cory Booker opened his first trip to South Carolina as a potential presidential contender Thursday by blasting President Donald Trump for wrecking America's standing on the world stage.

  • Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed
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    Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed

    BARRON, Wis. (AP) — One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home.

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    Criminal case preventing NTSB investigators from full exam of limo in NY crash that killed 20 people nearly 2 weeks ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminal case preventing NTSB investigators from full exam of limo in NY crash that killed 20 people nearly 2 weeks ago.

  • Attorney: Ex-USA Gymnastics head didn't know of indictment
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    Attorney: Ex-USA Gymnastics head didn't know of indictment

    DALLAS (AP) — Former USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny was arrested while in Tennessee on a family vacation, unaware a Texas grand jury had indicted him for allegedly tampering with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, an attorney for the former

  • People priced out of Salinas, California, look to the ballot
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    People priced out of Salinas, California, look to the ballot

    SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — Middle-school English teacher Maryam Powers doesn't take vacations. To earn additional money, she picks up an extra period of teaching when she can and mentors new hires. But to afford the mortgage on a $330,000 three-bedroom home she purchased in Salinas in 2015, Powers still

  • Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge
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    Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

    MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Missing relatives and worries that looters are just outside the door. Dirty clothes. Hours-long lines for gasoline, insurance adjusters, food and water. No power, no air conditioning, no schools, no information and little real improvement in sight.

  • Seattle Motorists Stunned As 2-Pound Metal Balls Roll Down Street
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    Seattle Motorists Stunned As 2-Pound Metal Balls Roll Down Street

    SEATTLE (AP) -- Authorities in Seattle temporarily closed a street after

  • We watched the feature length Jake Paul docu-series finale so you don't have to
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    We watched the feature length Jake Paul docu-series finale so you don't have to

    "I want a whole cake after all this is over," Shane Dawson says when Jake Paul and his girlfriend Erika Costell stroll up to his house holding baby pink cake pops shortly before their last interview.  Honestly, us too, Shane.  Welcome to Inside the Mind of Jake Paul , the feature length finale

  • Mexico prosecutors find fraud in Venezuela food aid program
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    Mexico prosecutors find fraud in Venezuela food aid program

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors said Thursday that people linked to the Venezuelan government and Mexican companies conspired to overcharge Venezuela for basic food aid packages.