AP Top Stories September 14

AP Top Stories September 14

Here's the latest for Saturday, September 14th: White House: bin Laden son killed in US operation; Yemen rebels claim drone attacks on Saudi oil sites; Clashes during a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong; Conservationists ship nine black rhinos to Ser...
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Today in History for September 15th

Today in History for September 15th

Highlights of this day in history: Four black girls killed in a church blast in Alabama; President George W. Bush vows massive rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina; Nazi Germany adopts Nuremberg laws; Agatha Christie and Oliver Stone born.
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Reeling from Dorian, Bahamas faces another storm

Reeling from Dorian, Bahamas faces another storm

Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed some small airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago's northwest region that was already hit by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago.
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Yemen rebels claim drone attack on Saudi oil sites

Yemen rebels claim drone attack on Saudi oil sites

Drones claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oilfield operated by Saudi Aramco early Saturday, sparking a huge fire at a processor crucial to global energy supplies.
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Clashes during pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong

Clashes during pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong

Another confrontation in Hong Kong on Saturday – this time between a flag-waving flash mob of Beijing supporters and a crowd of locals at a suburban shopping centre.
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Today in History for September 14th

Today in History for September 14th

Highlights of this day in history: America mourns victims of Sept. 11th attacks; Theodore Roosevelt becomes President; 'The Star-Spangled Banner' written; Monaco's Princess Grace dies; Baseball season cancelled due to players' strike.
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Vikings’ Rudolph: Fantasy football changed sports

Vikings’ Rudolph: Fantasy football changed sports

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph discusses how fantasy football has changed the way fans approach sports.
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Columbus Blue Jackets Open Camp

Columbus Blue Jackets Open Camp

The Columbus Blue Jackets face life without two of their biggest stars from last season who moved on as free agents.
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California passes college athlete 'fair pay' bill

California passes college athlete 'fair pay' bill

Athletes at California colleges could hire agents and sign endorsement deals under a bill the state Legislature sent to the governor this week.
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Torrential rains pound southeastern Spain

Torrential rains pound southeastern Spain

Rescue workers saved thousands of people from rising waters Friday as record rainfall pounded southeastern Spain, a deluge that authorities said killed at least four people and closed down airports, trains, roads and schools.
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Liberty University students protest on campus

Liberty University students protest on campus

Students at Liberty University in Virginia have gathered to protest in the wake of news reports containing allegations that school president Jerry Falwell Jr. "presides over a culture of self-dealing" and improperly benefited from the institution.
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Biden visits HBCU, shrugs off comments on age

Biden visits HBCU, shrugs off comments on age

Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited Texas Southern University Friday. He also brushed aside concerns that other candidates brought up his age as a disqualifying factor in Thursday's debate.
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Explosion destroys Iowa house, damages others

Explosion destroys Iowa house, damages others

Authorities are investigating the cause of a house explosion in Des Moines, Iowa, that also damaged other homes in the area.
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Gary Owen on Chappelle, Kevin Hart and new comedy special

Gary Owen on Chappelle, Kevin Hart and new comedy special

Gary Owen says his new stand-up, '#DoinWhatIDo' is "the greatest comedy special of all time." The comic also discusses why he thought friend Kevin Hart was practicing the role of a legendary R&B singer, and why Dave Chappelle is the "freest comic ...
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Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker

An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder.
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AP Top Stories September 13

AP Top Stories September 13

Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison; China to lift punitive tariffs on US soybeans, pork; Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington; Animals explore abandoned van at Russian National park
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Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison

A federal judge in Boston sentenced actress Felicity Huffman on Friday to 14 days in prison, a $30,000 fine, 250 hours of community service and a year's probation for her role in the college admissions scandal.
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Aykroyd, Reitman: Next 'Ghostbusters' focused on family

Aykroyd, Reitman: Next 'Ghostbusters' focused on family

Ivan Reitman and Dan Aykroyd say the next "Ghostbusters" movie is focused on a family and the descendants of the original ghost-catchers.
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Jet's coach denies allegation of dirty tactics

Jet's coach denies allegation of dirty tactics

New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams says he and his coaching staff don't instruct players to use dirty tactics against opponents as Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. accuses.
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Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing

Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing

People in the northern Bahamas are using a variety of ways to search for family and friends, amid alarming reports that 1,300 people remain listed as missing nearly two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit.
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Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation

The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation.
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Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth demonstrators Friday in a protest and march outside the White House to demand action by the U.S. government on climate change.
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Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority

Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority

Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 House Republican Conference Member Retreat Friday, where he said he and President Donald Trump are committed to seeing a Republican majority return to Congress in 2020.
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Huffman arrives for admissions scheme sentencing

Huffman arrives for admissions scheme sentencing

"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman has arrived at Boston's federal court to learn her fate in the college admissions scandal.
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Doc: Vaping illness like 'drowning on dry land'

Doc: Vaping illness like 'drowning on dry land'

A Boston doctor who has treated victims of the mystery vaping illness describes the frustration and horrors of trying to help patients some who die by "essentially drowning on dry land."
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Ohio mom gets 3 years' probation for corpse abuse

Ohio mom gets 3 years' probation for corpse abuse

A young Ohio woman acquitted of killing her newborn but convicted of corpse abuse has been sentenced to three years' probation.
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O'Rourke in Twitter 'threat' row with Texas rep.

O'Rourke in Twitter 'threat' row with Texas rep.

A Texas state representative was criticized for tweeting he had an assault weapon ready for Democratic president candidate Beto O'Rourke.
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Pompeo: US-Brazil have entered a new important era

Pompeo: US-Brazil have entered a new important era

Secretary of State Pompeo met with his visiting Brazilian counterpart Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo at the State Department Friday. The two made statements to the press confirming the strategic partnerships between the two nations.
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Bianca Del Rio for president?

Bianca Del Rio for president?

Drag queen Bianca Del Rio says her latest show, 'It's Jester Joke,' is an anecdote to 'Brexit and Donald Trump and Theresa May dancing,' as she continues her run of dates in the U.K.
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Paris hit with massive public transport strike

Paris hit with massive public transport strike

The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade disrupted tourists' plans Friday and forced commuters to work from home or find alternative ways to reach the office.
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ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Huffman, Rihanna

ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Huffman, Rihanna

R. Kelly is a no show in court; Judgment day for Felicity Huffman; facing possible prison for scam; Cardi B, Rihanna attend the Diamond Ball in New York.
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AP Top Stories September 13

AP Top Stories September 13

Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Democrats debate in Houston; Trump visits Baltimore; Sunken scuba boat raised off California; Fugitive couple arrested in Arizona
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Avril Lavigne embarks on first tour 'in a hot minute'

Avril Lavigne embarks on first tour 'in a hot minute'

Pop rocker Avril Lavigne talks about Lyme disease as she gets ready to hit the road with new show and album, "Head Above Water."
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Camila Cabello praises her 'heroic' parents

Camila Cabello praises her 'heroic' parents

On the Save the Children gala red carpet, Camila Cabello calls her immigrant parents "the real heroes."
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Rihanna: people don't deserve to be left out

Rihanna: people don't deserve to be left out

Speaking ahead of her annual charity Diamond Ball in New York, Rihanna said her desire to help people was with her from a young age. Stars including Pharrell Williams, Meek Mill and A$AP Rocky turned out in support of the event.
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On This Day:13 September 1996

On This Day:13 September 1996

Rapper Tupac Shakur died in Las Vegas, two days after beign shot.
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Cardi B supports Shaun King

Cardi B supports Shaun King

Cardi B throws her support behind social activist Shaun King, as she arrives to see him honored – amid fundraising row - at Rihanna’s star studded Diamond Ball.
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Candidates talk guns, corruption and Trump

Candidates talk guns, corruption and Trump

Some of the Democratic Presidential candidates discussed topics including gun violence, corruption and President Donald Trump after Thursday night's debate.
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Candidates speak after Houston Democratic debate

Candidates speak after Houston Democratic debate

Some of the Democratic presidential candidates involved in Thursday night's debate in Houston spoke to reporters afterwards and made the cases for their candidacies.
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Chinese families pay the price as pork costs soar

Chinese families pay the price as pork costs soar

Chinese families are rethinking menu options as pork prices soar after herds were decimated by African swine fever and pig farms closed for environmental reasons.
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Debate Analysis: Trio of Democrats lead field

Debate Analysis: Trio of Democrats lead field

Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate in Houston, Texas made clear that there are three main candidates leading the field, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, according to AP Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace.
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Pope’s Thailand visit will also be a family reunion

Pope’s Thailand visit will also be a family reunion

The first papal visit to Thailand in 35 years is a particularly special occasion for the Pope's second cousin, Sister Ana Rosa Sivori.
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Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta

Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta

People packed in Manuel’s Tavern in Atlanta to watch the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate debate, the third of the 2020 election cycle.
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Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta

Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta

People packed in Manuel’s Tavern in Atlanta to watch the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate debate, the third of the 2020 election cycle.
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Leguizamo reflects on his 1999 Emmy win and his 2019 nomination

Leguizamo reflects on his 1999 Emmy win and his 2019 nomination

Actor John Leguizamo reflects on his first Emmy win in 1999, and his latest nomination 20 years later.
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Today in History for September 13th

Today in History for September 13th

Highlights of this day in history: Israel and the Palestinians sign a major accord; President George W. Bush takes responsibility for the federal response to Hurricane Katrina; Attica prison uprising ends; Rapper Tupac Shakur dies.
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Titans to retire jersey numbers of George, McNair

Titans to retire jersey numbers of George, McNair

Eddie George spoke to the current Tennessee Titans as the team prepares to retire the jersey numbers of both himself and the late Steve McNair at halftime of their home opener against Indianapolis.
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Dive boat where 34 died raised from sea off Calif.

Dive boat where 34 died raised from sea off Calif.

A salvage crew has raised the scuba diving boat that sank after a fire that killed 34 people off Southern California last week.
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