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April 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California couple who for years starved a dozen of their children and kept some shackled to beds were sentenced Friday to life in prison, ending a shocking case that revealed a house of horrors hidden behind a veneer of suburban normalcy. The conditions inside David and Louise...
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April 16, 2019 - 8:35 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man released from jail after a nonprofit group posted his $5,000 bail in a domestic violence case went that same night to his wife's home and killed her, prosecutors allege in charging documents. Samuel Lee Scott, 54, was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the...
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March 11, 2019 - 10:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump thinks it's a good idea if daylight saving time becomes permanent. A federal law specifies that daylight time applies from 2 a.m. on the second Sunday of March until 2 a.m. on the first Sunday of November in areas that do not specifically exempt themselves...
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A woman poses with the "Fearless Girl" statue after it is unveiled at its new location in front of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, in New York. The statue, considered by many to symbolize female empowerment, was previously located near the Charging Bull statue on lower Broadway. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
December 10, 2018 - 2:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Fearless Girl is making her stand outside the very temple of American capitalism. The hands-on-her-hips statue that spent most of the past two years staring down Wall Street's Charging Bull sculpture, becoming a spunky symbol of feminine empowerment, was unveiled Monday at her...
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In this March 8, 2017 file photo, the Fearless Girl statue faces Wall Street's Charging Bull statue in New York. The statue that has become a global symbol of female can-do business spirit, has been removed from her spot facing the "Charging Bull" to await a new home by the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
November 28, 2018 - 9:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The "Fearless Girl" statue that inspired millions with her message of female empowerment has been plucked from her spot opposite Wall Street's "Charging Bull" and will be reinstalled in front of the New York Stock Exchange by the end of the year, officials said Wednesday. The Boston...
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October 24, 2018 - 4:08 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A nonprofit says it has conducted a first-of-its-kind survey that shows more than a half-a-million American households lost water service two years ago because they couldn't pay. The report released Wednesday by the Washington-based advocacy group Food & Water Watch says...
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September 23, 2018 - 10:50 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say bananas donated to a Texas prison turned out to have nearly $18 million worth of cocaine hidden inside the boxes. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice says in a Facebook post that the drugs were found in two pallets of bananas that were donated because they were...
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This undated photo provided by Olive Garden shows their new annual pasta pass, top, and their eight weeks of unlimited access pasta pass. The passes go on sale starting at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at www.PastaPass.com. (Olive Garden via AP)
August 22, 2018 - 7:25 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Olive Garden customers who can't get enough pasta have a chance to enjoy unlimited servings for a year. The restaurant chain is offering its first annual pasta pass as part of its never ending pasta bowl promotion. The pass is available to 1,000 customers who pay $300. The 52-...
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In this July 31, 2018, photo, Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Donald Trump walks o board Air Force One with President Donald Trump for a trip to Tampa, Fla., to attend a campaign rally at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Ivanka Trump plans to promote worker training in Illinois this week. She will participate in a round-table discussion Wednesday, Aug. 8, at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, her second recent visit to the region. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
August 07, 2018 - 2:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump plans to promote worker training in Illinois this week. She will participate in a roundtable discussion Wednesday at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, her second recent visit to the region. White House spokeswoman Jessica Ditto says the stop is the first...
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Jan. 30, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address from the House chamber of the United States Capitol. Mandatory Credit: Jasper Colt-USA TODAY
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July 23, 2018 - 11:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Calls to ban Donald Trump from Twitter are as old as his presidency. But it's not going to happen, at least not while he's president. Twitter's view is that keeping up political figures' controversial tweets encourages discussion and helps hold leaders accountable. That's why Trump'...
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