Sanders: war being waged against working people

Sanders: war being waged against working people

Union members walked picket lines Wednesday at University of California campuses and hospitals in a one-day strike. Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is again running for president, addressed strikers at the University of California, Los Angeles.
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Lawsuit: Harvard profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard profits from photos of slaves

A lawyer says Harvard University has the opportunity to "remove the stain from its legacy" by honoring a Connecticut woman's request to turn over photos of two South Carolina slaves she says are her ancestors.
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Neb. Gov.: Nearly $1.4 billion in flooding losses

Neb. Gov.: Nearly $1.4 billion in flooding losses

Officials say recent flooding in parts of Nebraska has caused nearly $1.4 billion in estimated losses and damage.
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New safety ratings for youth football helmets

New safety ratings for youth football helmets

Virginia Tech Helmet Lab released its youth football-helmet ratings today that can help consumers decide which helmet is more effective in reducing the risk of concussions.
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Police pursuit suspect shows off dance steps

Police pursuit suspect shows off dance steps

Law-breaking turned into breakdancing at the end of a Los Angeles vehicle pursuit. TV news helicopters were overhead Tuesday night when a suspect did a brief dance before being handcuffed.
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AP Top Stories March 20

AP Top Stories March 20

Here's the latest for Wednesday, March 20th: Trump said the Mueller report should be released to public; Theresa May hits pause button on Brexit; Mozambique begins days of mourning for Idai victims; Texas homeowner fines 45 rattlesnakes under home.
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Fire is out at Texas petrochemicals facility

Fire is out at Texas petrochemicals facility

Crews have extinguished a fire that's burned for days at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility. The fire sent up a huge plume of smoke but the EPA says air quality remains safe
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May: UK will leave EU by June 30 at the latest

May: UK will leave EU by June 30 at the latest

British Prime Minister Theresa May says she has "great personal regret" that the U.K. won't leave European Union with a deal next week and it's time for her country's lawmakers to decide what they want to do about Brexit.
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Sen. Isakson blasts Trump for McCain criticism

Sen. Isakson blasts Trump for McCain criticism

Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson is blasting President Donald Trump for his criticism of John McCain seven months after the senator's death. He made the remarks on Georgia Public Broadcasting's Political Rewind radio show hosted by Bill Nigut.
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Analyst: FAA lacks money for plane inspections

Analyst: FAA lacks money for plane inspections

A commercial aircraft consultant says the FAA is most likely under funded and does not have the resources to do necessary aircraft safety inspections.
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Trump goes on rant against McCain, Dukakis

Trump goes on rant against McCain, Dukakis

For a third day, President Trump went on the attack against the late Sen. John McCain. Speaking in Ohio, Trump complained he never got a thank you for McCain's funeral. He also took on 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, Michael Dukakis.
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Rural Washington state deputy killed by motorist

Rural Washington state deputy killed by motorist

A sheriff's deputy was killed in central Washington state and a police officer was shot and wounded after they exchanged gunfire with a road rage driving suspect, authorities said Wednesday.
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FDA approves drug to treat postpartum depression

FDA approves drug to treat postpartum depression

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug specifically developed to treat postpartum depression. The agency on Tuesday approved Sage Therapeutics' Zulresso, a physician administered IV drug given over 2 ½ days.
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Fed foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019

Fed foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019

The Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday and projected no rate hikes in 2019, dramatically underscoring its plan to be "patient" about any further increases.
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With Fox, Disney has 'fuel' to take on Netflix

With Fox, Disney has 'fuel' to take on Netflix

With the close of Disney's $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment assets one analyst believes Disney now has the 'fuel in the engine' to take on Netfilx once it starts its streaming service next year.
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Poll reveals 'moderate confidence' in Russia Probe

Poll reveals 'moderate confidence' in Russia Probe

As the special counsel investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign winds down, a new poll finds that most Americans are at least moderately confident that Robert Mueller's probe has been fair and impartial.
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German shorthaired pointer dog gains popularity

German shorthaired pointer dog gains popularity

Labrador retrievers aren't letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity, according to new American Kennel Club data.
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Dozens of snakes removed from under Texas home

Dozens of snakes removed from under Texas home

A Texas homeowner who reported seeing "a few" snakes under his home actually had dozens of rattlesnakes living beneath his house.
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Pompeo visit gives a boost to Israel PM

Pompeo visit gives a boost to Israel PM

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has given Israel's leader a welcome boost at the height of a tight re-election campaign.
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Trump derides Mueller report as 'ridiculous'

Trump derides Mueller report as 'ridiculous'

President Donald Trump says it's "ridiculous" that Special Counsel Robert Muller is writing a report to summarize his findings, but says he's looking forward to seeing what it says.
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Trump on Kellyanne's husband: 'He's a whack job'

Trump on Kellyanne's husband: 'He's a whack job'

President Donald Trump escalated his public feud with the husband of top aide Kellyanne Conway Wednesday, calling George Conway "a whack job," and saying he's "doing a tremendous disservice to a wonderful wife."
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Iowa officers save children from burning building

Iowa officers save children from burning building

The Des Moines Police Department is praising several of its police officers for rescuing several small children from a burning apartment building early Tuesday morning.
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Australia koala sneaks into car to cool off in AC

Australia koala sneaks into car to cool off in AC

A koala took the opportunity to cool off in an unoccupied air conditioned car near Adelaide on Monday, relaxing on the leather seats as the owner tried to convince it to leave.
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Acting Defense Sec. renews pitch for Space Force

Acting Defense Sec. renews pitch for Space Force

Citing growing threats from China and Russia, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said the U.S. must invest in the Trump administration's proposed Space Force to ensure it doesn't lose its "margin of dominance" in space.
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White House's super hero interns

White House's super hero interns

The White House's Council on Economic Adviser has credited some fictional characters in its annual economic report.
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Trump returns to key battleground state of Ohio

Trump returns to key battleground state of Ohio

President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort
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Patricia Arquette was ‘unrecognizable’ for 'The Act’

Patricia Arquette was ‘unrecognizable’ for 'The Act’

Actresses Patricia Arquette and Joey King transformed themselves to star Hulu true crime series "The Act."
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First funerals for victims of NZ's mosque attack

First funerals for victims of NZ's mosque attack

The first funerals for some of the 50 victims of last week's shootings at two mosques in New Zealand have begun. Christchurch authorities spent four days constructing a special grave at a city cemetery that is designated for the Muslim burials.
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ShowBiz Minute: Disney, Kristoff St. John, Woodstock

ShowBiz Minute: Disney, Kristoff St. John, Woodstock

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets; "The Young and the Restless" star Kristoff St. John died of heart disease; Jay-Z, the Killers, Miley Cyrus among major artists set for event commemorating 50th anniversary of landmark Woodstock...
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Common, John Fogerty launch Woodstock 50

Common, John Fogerty launch Woodstock 50

Jay-Z, the Killers, Miley Cyrus among major artists set for event commemorating 50th anniversary of landmark Woodstock music festival.
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On This Day: 20 March 1969

On This Day: 20 March 1969

On the 20 March 1969, Beatle John Lennon married artist Yoko Ono.
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AP Top Stories March 20

AP Top Stories March 20

Here's the latest for Wednesday March 20th: Funerals for New Zealand shooting victims; Aid sent to southern Africa after cyclone; Vice President Pence visits flooded Nebraska; Texas officials unsure of when Houston-area fire will burn itself out.
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Vice President Pence surveys Nebraska floods

Vice President Pence surveys Nebraska floods

Vice President Mike Pence surveyed flooded areas in Nebraska Tuesday. He viewed the raging Elkhorn river, talked to first responders and visited a shelter for displaced people. He promised expedited action on presidential disaster declarations.
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Artists recreate New Orleans Katrina destruction

Artists recreate New Orleans Katrina destruction

Nearly 14 years after Hurricane Katrina hit, there’s a house in New Orleans that has recreated the affect of floodwaters from the storm.
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California trims brush to reduce wildfire danger

California trims brush to reduce wildfire danger

California officials are rolling out a plan to remove more dead trees and underbrush in forests statewide to beat back wildfire danger. However, some scientists say the focus should be on protecting homes and other structures.
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Today in History for March 20th

Today in History for March 20th

Highlights of this day in history: American and British forces invade Iraq; U.S. soldiers charged in Abu Ghraib scandal; France's Napoleon regains power; 'Uncle Tom's Cabin'; Sarin attack hits Tokyo subway; John Lennon marries Yoko Ono.
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Asylum seekers cross border for hearing in US

Asylum seekers cross border for hearing in US

Several asylum seekers who are being forced to wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration court told a judge Tuesday that they are afraid to return to Mexico as they await their next hearing.
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No end in sight for fire at Texas chemical plant

No end in sight for fire at Texas chemical plant

Officials said Tuesday that they're not sure when a two-day-old fire at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility will burn itself out, but they are confident that the air quality is safe.
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AP Analysis: At the end of the Mueller process

AP Analysis: At the end of the Mueller process

Elaine Kamarck, of the Brookings Institution says "we're pretty much at the end of this process" as she discussed the next steps in the special prosecutros Russia probe.
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Cyclone, flooding wreak havoc in Southern Africa

Cyclone, flooding wreak havoc in Southern Africa

Hundreds are dead, many more missing and thousands at risk from massive flooding in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe caused by Cyclone Idai and persistent rains.
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Google unveils video game streaming platform

Google unveils video game streaming platform

Google plans to launch a video game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on traditional video game business.
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AP Top Stories March 19

AP Top Stories March 19

Here's the latest for Tuesday March 19th: Michael Cohen document dump; Kazakhstan leader steps down, Houthis say they won't give up port city; Cow on NY highway.
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AP Debrief: What to expect with Mueller report

AP Debrief: What to expect with Mueller report

AP Justice Department Reporter Eric Tucker explains what the public can expect when Special Counsel Robert Mueller delivers his report to Attorney General William Barr.
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Artist creates 2-acre image of Beto O'Rourke

Artist creates 2-acre image of Beto O'Rourke

An artist and Beto O'Rourke fan took his support for the Texas Democratic presidential candidate to a new level in creating a piece of artwork of O'Rourke's face in an Austin, Texas field.
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Federal black lung fund in danger of drying up

Federal black lung fund in danger of drying up

Inaction by Congress and the Trump administration is threatening a fund that supports coal miners suffering from black lung.
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No timeline for Texas chemical fire to burn out

No timeline for Texas chemical fire to burn out

Officials say it's unclear how long it will take to extinguish a fire at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility where a large blaze is burning several storage tanks filled with gasoline components.
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Hollywood has 'always been a family business' for Angela Lansbury

Hollywood has 'always been a family business' for Angela Lansbury

Hollywood has "always been a family business" for veteran actress Angela Lansbury. The 93-year-old performer worked with her husband, son and brother on the TV series that made her a household name in the 1980s, "Murder, She Wrote." Lansbury appea...
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Ismael Cordova: audition nerves 'just never stop'

Ismael Cordova: audition nerves 'just never stop'

Ismael Cordova will never stop getting nervous before auditions. The "Miss Bala" star says he still gets jittery before meeting a potential director even though he's finally gotten comfortable with the ups and downs of an acting career.
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