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A scaled-down, but still angry, Women's March returns

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The Women's March is returning to Washington on Saturday, bracing for inclement weather, coping with an ideological split and reconfiguring its route due to the government shutdown. More>>

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Trump celebrates new citizens in Oval Office ceremony

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Trump has used music and pageantry to welcome "the five newest members of our great American family" during a naturalization ceremony in the Oval Office. More>>

Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

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Seven weeks after a massive earthquake struck Alaska, the seemingly endless aftershocks are keeping many residents filled with anxiety. More>>

Students in 'MAGA' hats mock Native American after rally

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A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from the diocese's all-male high school, mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. More>>

Reports: Sony drops R. Kelly after furor over allegations

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Multiple outlets have reported that Sony Music has dropped embattled R&B star R. Kelly from its roster. More>>

More lenient state laws could chill low-alcohol beer market

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Beer snobs in states where grocers could offer only low-alcohol brands are raising their mugs to stronger brews thanks to updated laws that could indirectly chill the industry in two others where such regulations remain. More>>

Feds confirm jailed Iranian TV anchor not charged with crime

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The son of an American-born anchor for Iran's state television broadcaster says his mother will appear before a U.S. grand jury and is still being jailed as a material witness. More>>

Winter storm forces airline cancellations, road troubles

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People throughout parts of the Midwest woke Saturday to a heavy and steady fall of snow that's forced the cancellation of hundreds of airline flights and made driving dangerous. More>>

Call for political action after Laquan McDonald cases

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Family of black teen laments less than 7-year prison sentence given to white Chicago officer. More>>

Frances R. Mears, longtime AP reporter and manager, dies

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Frances R. Mears, an Associated Press reporter, editor and bureau chief during a journalism career that spanned more than 40 years, has died. More>>

Shutdown leads to delays in lawsuits against government

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Despite the government shutdown, federal courts around the country have remained open and allowed the wheels of justice to keep turning in criminal cases. More>>

As shutdown drags on, 'Coast Guard City' takes a hit

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In New London, Connecticut, the community pulls together to help hundreds of unpaid Coast Guard employees as federal shutdown drags on. More>>

US shutdown stalls training, other prep for wildfire season

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The government shutdown is taking a toll on preparations for this year's wildfire season. More>>

Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night

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Moon, Earth and sun line up this weekend for the only total lunar eclipse this year and next. More>>

Researchers come face to face with huge great white shark

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Two shark researchers who came face-to-face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii. More>>

Microsoft pledges $500M to tackle Seattle housing crisis

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Microsoft pledges $500 million to address homelessness in Seattle. More>>

New York City gives letter grades for food cart cleanliness

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New York City's iconic food carts are starting to get health department letter grades, giving on-the-go workers and tourists alike a quick reference for cleanliness and safety. More>>

Video shows Arizona officer opening fire as teen runs away

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A suburban Phoenix police chief has offered her condolences to the family of a 14-year-old burglary suspect who was shot and killed by an officer but has asked that public withhold judgment until an investigation is completed. More>>

'Perfect cop': Thousands mourn rookie California officer

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Police officers from across the country are expected at memorial service for a 22-year-old rookie who was shot and killed after responding to a traffic accident in a California college town. More>>

Women's March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

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Despite multiple hurdles, the third annual Women's March is returning to Washington. More>>

Opioid crisis brings unwanted attention to wealthy family

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The nation's deadly opioid crisis is bringing new and unwanted attention to the wealthy Sackler family and complicating its philanthropic legacy. More>>

Lawsuits ramp up pressure on family that owns opioid company

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Lawsuits are seeking to hold the drug industry accountable for the opioid crisis in the US, but one family is getting a lot of the scrutiny. More>>

3 years later, no one is in jail over Flint tainted water

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No one has been convicted of a felony in the Flint water investigation, three years after the start of a state criminal probe. More>>

The best Rx for teens addicted to vaping? No one knows

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New dilemma in teen vaping epidemic: no approved medications to ween young people off nicotine. More>>

Neo-Nazi publisher ordered to turn over personal information

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A judge has ordered the publisher of a neo-Nazi website to reveal his net worth and personal information in internet trolling lawsuit. More>>

Weekend winter storm sweeping from Midwest to New England

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A strong winter storm system is forecast to sweep across the Midwest into New England starting Friday, bringing double-digit snow accumulations and high winds. More>>

Cohen says he rigged online polls for Trump in 2014, 2015

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President Donald Trump's estranged former lawyer is acknowledging paying a technology company to artificially boost Trump's standing in two online polls, saying Trump directed him to do it. More>>

Officer who shot black teen sentenced to nearly 7 years

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After acquittal in Laquan McDonald cover-up, attention turns to sentence for officer who pulled trigger. More>>

Talks over Los Angeles teachers strike to resume Saturday

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Los Angeles teachers will walk picket lines for a fifth day after the union and school district officials returned to the bargaining table with hopes of ending the massive strike in the nation's second-largest school district. More>>

Women's March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

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Despite government shutdowns, inclement weather and ideological schisms, the third annual Women's March is returning to Washington. More>>

4 convicted of entering refuge in quest to aid migrants

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A federal judge has found four women guilty of entering a national wildlife refuge without a permit as they sought to place food and water in the Arizona desert for migrants. More>>

Border Patrol arrests 376 who dug under barrier in Arizona

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Authorities say a group of 376 Central Americans was arrested in southwest Arizona, the vast majority of them families who used short, shallow holes dug under a barrier to cross the border. More>>

Arizona is only state where tribes avoid Medicaid work rules

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About 120,000 Arizonans who receive Medicaid benefits will have to get a job, do community service or temporarily lose health coverage. More>>

Syria attack victims include daughter of US police official

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The Pentagon has identified three of the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack claimed by the Islamic State group in Syria this week. More>>

Facility where comatose woman gave birth faces new complaint

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A long-term care facility where an Arizona woman in a vegetative state was raped and gave birth last month is looking into another abuse allegation. More>>

The Latest: McDonald relative calls sentence partial victory

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The sentencing hearing has begun for the Chicago police officer who killed black teenager Laquan McDonald in 2014. More>>

Suit says Waffle House shooting suspect's father negligent

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The father of a man accused of fatally shooting four people at a Nashville Waffle House wants lawsuit against him by a victim's mother tossed out. More>>

California dries off after storms batter state for days

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Californians are cleaning up and drying off after a series of storms dumped heavy rain and snow throughout the state. More>>

15 people have been charged in the Flint water scandal

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Fifteen people have been charged in an investigation of how Flint's water became contaminated with lead in 2014-15 and a related outbreak of Legionnaires' disease. More>>

Dave? Dave? Kansas City man gets tickets for helping Chief

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A random act of kindness has netted AFC Championship tickets for a man called Dave who helped dig a Kansas City Chief out of the snow. More>>

Rodeo Alaska cow evades capture wandering Anchorage trails

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The owner of a rodeo cow named Betsy says the bovine has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska's biggest city. More>>

Ailing federal worker says she'll get back lapsed insurance

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An ailing U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service worker in Oregon says she can't learn why her federally paid insurance lapsed months ago or get it reinstated because of the partial government shutdown. More>>

New attorneys general to continue investigating clergy abuse

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Newly inaugurated state attorneys general are promising to continue investigations of clergy abuse in the Roman Catholic church as thousands of victims are reaching out to state hotlines and online reporting systems. More>>

Police: Arizona officer kills teen boy with replica gun

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Police in a Phoenix suburb say a burglary suspect shot to death by an officer who believed he was armed was a 14-year-old boy carrying a replica gun. More>>

Battles expected in many states over abortion-related bills

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On each side of the abortion debate, legislators and activists emboldened by recent political developments plan to push in many states this year for bills high on their wish lists. More>>

Man exonerated after 45 years sells his prison art to get by

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Man locked up for 45 years in Michigan is selling his prison paintings as he fights for compensation after being exonerated. More>>

Woman, testifying against El Chapo, details affair

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A woman who says she had an affair with notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman has testified against him at his U.S. trial. More>>

Hospital CEO: Victim of New Mexico avalanche has died

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A hospital official says one of the people pulled from the snow after an avalanche at a ski resort in New Mexico has died. More>>

Schism leads to dueling women's march events in NYC

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Conflicts over control, inclusivity and alleged anti-Semitism mean that women protesting on the second anniversary of the Women's March on Washington have competing demonstrations on Saturday in New York City. More>>

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment

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Tens of thousands of federal workers and their families have been forced to turn to programs such as unemployment insurance and food stamps to stay afloat during the government shutdown. More>>

Judge acquits 3 Chicago officers of Laquan McDonald cover-up

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A judge has acquitted three Chicago police officers of trying to cover up the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald. More>>

Low-profile administrator replaces Engler at Michigan State

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Former Gov. John Engler is resigning as Michigan State's interim president amid public backlash over his comments about women and girls sexually assaulted by now-imprisoned campus sports doctor Larry Nassar. More>>

California storm moving out after battering state for 3 days

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The last Pacific storm in a weeklong series is expected to douse California again and forecasters say the state is still at risk for dangerous mudslides in burn areas and blizzards in the high Sierras. More>>

Talks resume in effort to end strike by LA teachers

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Los Angeles teachers and school district officials will return to the bargaining table as walkout enters its fourth day. More>>

FBI: Man wanted to attack White House with antitank rocket Video included

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Authorities in Georgia have arrested a man accused of planning to attack the White House. More>>

AP Explains: Trump says wall will stop drugs, facts differ

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In his demands that Congress set aside $5.7 billion for a border wall, President Donald Trump insists a physical barrier would stop heroin entering the U.S. from Mexico. More>>

Hawaii's Gabbard apologizes for past LGBTQ statements

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Presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is responding to criticism about her past work advocating against gay rights by recoding a new YouTube video. More>>

The Latest: Prosecutor hopes case cracks 'code of silence'

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A judge has acquitted three Chicago police officers of trying to cover up the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald. More>>

Prosecutor: Drug maker pushed OxyContin despite danger signs

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Massachusetts court filing says company that makes opioid sought 'blizzard of prescriptions' when it launched the drug in the 1990s. More>>

FDA resuming some food inspections halted by shutdown

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FDA to resume inspections of riskier food despite government shutdown. More>>

US presses ahead with border wall in court despite shutdown

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A government attorney in South Texas has said in court that during the ongoing partial government shutdown, he's been only allowed to work on cases related to a proposed border wall. More>>

On day Jayme escaped, suspect sought job _ with dodgy resume

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The man suspected of kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs and killing her parents apparently applied for a job online the day that Jayme escaped _ and lied about his work experience. More>>

Teach kids about climate change? This state might require it

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A legislative proposal in Connecticut would mandate instruction in climate change in public schools statewide, beginning in elementary school. More>>

Attorney: New racist threats at GM plant where nooses found

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An attorney for workers suing General Motors says employees are still facing racial harassment after nooses and racist graffiti were found two years ago at a plant in Ohio. More>>

Chicago awaits 2 historic hearings in fatal police shooting

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Chicago awaits 2 historic hearings in fatal police shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald. More>>

Outpouring of generosity for TSA workers, others without pay Video included

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The government shutdown has generated an outpouring of generosity to Transportation Safety Administration agents and other federal employees who are working without pay. More>>

Third party to run center where comatose woman had baby

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An Arizona care facility where a woman in a vegetative state was raped and then gave birth must relinquish control to an outside party. More>>

Northridge quake thrashed Los Angeles 25 years ago this week

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Twenty-five years ago this week Los Angeles was violently shaken out of its sleep by the pre-dawn Northridge earthquake and sunrise revealed a gravely injured metropolis, with dozens killed and $25 billion in damage. More>>

Colorism reveals many shades of prejudice in Hollywood

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The breakthrough representation of minorities in Hollywood blockbusters has revived a frequently overlooked discussion about colorism. More>>

Robert Durst defense: Evidence could be 'game over' for heir

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New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been scheduled to go on trial in late summer on charges of killing a friend in Los Angeles nearly two decades ago. More>>

Colbert, Maddow are coveted slots for presidential wanna-bes

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Some of the first stops for Democrats wanting to succeed President Donald Trump are the studios where CBS' Stephen Colbert and MSNBC's Rachel Maddow work. More>>

Trump birth control coverage rules blocked nationwide

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A U.S. judge in California has blocked Trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control, from taking effect in 13 states and Washington, D.C. More>>

ACLU: Government mistakenly wanted to deport US veteran

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Lawyers say a U.S.-born Marine veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder was held for three days for possible deportation after pleading guilty to a disturbance at a western Michigan hospital. More>>

Michigan State President Engler says he'll resign next week

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Michigan State University's board has called an impromptu meeting amid renewed criticism of interim President John Engler's handling of the fallout around disgraced ex-sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar. More>>

Sears survives a near-death experience, but for how long?

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Sears avoids liquidation after 11th-hour negotiations buy more time for the 132-year-old department store. More>>

3 months after deadly NY crash, NTSB has yet to inspect limo

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Three months after a stretch limousine crash in rural upstate New York killed 20 people, federal investigators haven't been able to examine the vehicle for problems that might trigger safety recommendations. More>>

Falling tree kills man as storm lashes California

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Another Pacific storm is bearing down on California, bringing a threat of mudslides to the site of the deadliest wildfire in state history and a rare blizzard warning in the Sierra Nevada. More>>

After crossing into Guatemala, migrants set sights on Mexico

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The latest caravan of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. has crossed peacefully into Guatemala, under the watchful eyes of about 200 Guatemalan police and soldiers. More>>

Kidnap suspect's lawyers: Confession problematic for defense

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Defense attorneys for the man accused of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents have acknowledged they're starting the case at a disadvantage after their client gave detectives a detailed confession. More>>

Striking LA teachers will return to bargaining table

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Los Angeles school administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as thousands of teachers planned to walk picket lines for a third day, after being joined on strike for the first time by some of their counterparts from independent charter schools. More>>

The Latest: Michigan State president says he'll quit Jan. 23

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A Michigan State University trustee says the board will seek to oust interim school President John Engler if he doesn't resign amid criticism of his handling of the fallout around disgraced ex-sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar. More>>

Ex-prosecutor to lead health care firm's rape investigation

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The owner of a long term care facility in Arizona where a patient in a vegetative state was impregnated in a sexual assault has hired metro Phoenix's former longtime top prosecutor to review circumstances that led up to the rape. More>>

San Francisco pier shooter seeks dismissal of gun charge

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A Mexican national who touched off a fierce immigration debate for his role in the shooting death of Kate Steinle is seeking to overturn his felony illegal gun possession conviction. More>>

Satisfaction: Rolling Stones to headline 50th Jazz Fest

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The Rolling Stones will be among the headliners for the 50th anniversary of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. More>>

Federal workers take on odd jobs to make ends meet

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Other government workers are driving for Uber, relying on word of mouth and social networks to find handyman work and looking for traditional temp gigs to help pay the bills during the longest shutdown in US history. More>>

Jewelry stores make $11M settlement over credit practices

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Officials say some well-known jewelry stores that promote sparkling romance engaged in credit practices that consumers might not love. More>>

Technology brings images of Holocaust survivors to life

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A Dallas man is the latest Holocaust survivor to have his story recorded in such a way that generations to come will be able to ask his image questions. More>>

Craft beer taps squeezed as shutdown delays new releases

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Craft beer taps get squeezed as government shutdown delays new releases and brewery openings. More>>

SpaceX launches 10 more Iridium Communications satellites

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 Iridium Communications satellites has blasted off from California. More>>

Super Bowl planners: Shutdown brings 'uncharted territory' Video included

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A day after travelers waited nearly 90 minutes in snail-like security lines at the world's busiest airport, Atlanta's mayor is concerned about the waits that could result when the city hosts the 2019 Super Bowl. More>>

Similar struggles have led to recent teacher strikes in US

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The complaints of teachers who have gone on strike in Los Angeles are echoing those heard in walkouts elsewhere. More>>

After years of King's remarks, why now for the GOP response? Video included

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Fellow Republicans' tolerance of longtime Iowa Rep. Steve King appears over, after a seemingly endless string of comments seen as insensitive and even racist. More>>

Drug trafficker tells of bribe to ex-president of Mexico

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A Colombian drug trafficker has testified that Mexican drug cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman boasted about paying a $100 million bribe to the former president of Mexico. More>>

Senators ask FDA to update rules on certain pot products

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Oregon's two senators are urging the head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to update federal regulations to permit interstate commerce of food products containing a key non-psychoactive ingredient of cannabis. More>>

Democrats roll out big health care proposals in the states

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Health care proposals are among the first actions for some new Democratic governors and Democratically controlled legislatures. More>>

US flu season poised to be milder than last year's harsh one

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Officials the current flu season is shaping up to be milder, after last year's brutal one. More>>

Judge bars citizenship question from 2020 census

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A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. More>>

PG&E bankruptcy could mean price hikes, unpaid fire lawsuits

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Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pending bankruptcy is raising concern that prices will rise and victims of wildfires who are suing the nation's largest utility won't get all the money they may be owed. More>>

Lab revokes honors for controversial DNA scientist Watson

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Lab revokes honorary titles for Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist James Watson, who lost his job there in 2007 for expressing racist views. More>>

Charter school educators back striking Los Angeles teachers

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Los Angeles parents are wondering how much their kids were learning during a teacher strike in the nation's second-largest school district. More>>

Filing: OxyContin maker forecast 'blizzard of prescriptions'

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A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people gathered at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition". More>>

California storms bring mudslide fears, blizzard warning

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Evacuation orders have been issued for many Southern and Central California areas hit by wildfires in recent months as Pacific storms threaten to unleash flows of mud, boulders and debris. More>>

APNewsBreak: New pen may allow sale of horses for slaughter

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The U.S. Forest Service has built a new corral in California that could allow it to bypass federal restrictions and lead to the slaughter of wild horses. More>>

Complaint in Closs case could be road map for prosecution

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Complaint: Kidnapping suspect kept Wisconsin girl trapped under his bed after killing her parents. More>>

Washington lieutenant governor skips speech over gun fears

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Washington state's lieutenant governor declined to preside at Gov. Jay Inslee's State of the State speech because he was concerned people might bring concealed weapons into the joint session of the Legislature. More>>

University head yanks Confederate marker, is forced out

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Crews removed remnants of a Confederate statue from the University of North Carolina hours after the school's outgoing president ordered they be put into storage. More>>

Judge rules Somalis targeted in Kansas bomb plot can testify

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A federal judge has ruled that Somali immigrants can testify at the sentencing of three militia members convicted of plotting to bomb their Kansas apartment complex. More>>

911 calls reveal frantic moments after Utah mall shooting

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Newly released 911 calls show that dozens of people made frantic calls to report a shooting over the weekend at a suburban Salt Lake City mall that sent hundreds of panicked shoppers fleeing and left two people wounded. More>>

Amid shutdown, Texas governor sidesteps border wall debate

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Jesuits in Northeast post list of priests accused of abuse

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The governing body for the Jesuit order in the northeastern United States has released a list of 50 priests who have been credibly accused of sexual misconduct with minors. More>>

Chunk of Tappan Zee Bridge is demolished with explosives

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A big chunk of New York's old Tappan Zee Bridge has gone down in history, with a detonation that thrills crowds along the Hudson River banks. More>>

2 charged with hacking SEC computers in trading scheme

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Two Ukrainian men have been charged with hacking into computers of the Securities and Exchange Commission to steal quarterly and annual reports of publicly traded companies before their public release. More>>

California governor, lawmakers confront utility bankruptcy

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom and state lawmakers must now deal with the fallout of Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s announcement it will file for bankruptcy. More>>

Illinois man receives posthumous clemency in stabbing case

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Just days before he left office, former Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner granted posthumous clemency to a man imprisoned for a stabbing that a serial killer later confessed to committing. More>>

Man who took 2 women hostage at UPS facility is dead

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Prosecutors say an armed man burst into a UPS facility in New Jersey and took two female workers hostage before officers stormed in and resolved the ordeal. More>>

Company known for deep cost-cutting offers to buy Gannett

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The bid by a hedge-fund backed media company for the owner of USA Today is raising more fears in the battered newspaper industry about further contraction and job cuts. More>>

Son sentenced for killing, dismembering mom in Hawaii

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A man who admitted to killing and dismembering his mother in their Waikiki apartment has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. More>>

R. Kelly accuser says he threatened to reveal her sex life Video included

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A woman who accused R. Kelly of sexual abuse says he wrote a letter threatening to reveal details of her sexual history if she didn't drop a lawsuit. More>>

Honolulu city attorney targeted in federal corruption probe

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The city of Honolulu's chief legal officer has received a target letter linked to an ongoing federal corruption investigation. More>>

California appeals justice facing sex misconduct discipline

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A California state appeals court justice faces discipline for sexual misconduct allegations spanning 15 years. More>>

Parents wonder if kids are learning amid Los Angeles strike Video included

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A strike by thousands of teachers in Los Angeles, the nation's second-largest school district, is all but inevitable starting Monday after the two sides did not renew negotiations over the weekend. More>>

Utility seeks bankruptcy protection over California fires

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The CEO of Pacific Gas and Electric is stepping down and a newspaper says employees could learn this week if the utility will declare insolvency while facing billions of dollars in liability over its role in recent California wildfires. More>>

Oregon begins killing sea lions after relocation fails

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Oregon wildlife officials have started killing sea lions that threaten a fragile run of winter steelhead in the Willamette River. More>>

Former US Interior boss takes job at investment company

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Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has taken a job at an investment company after leaving the Trump administration amid unresolved ethics investigations. More>>

Kidnapping suspect targeted girl after seeing her get on bus Video included

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A man suspected of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents is due to make his first court appearance. More>>

Police: Utah mall shooting that wounded 2 was gang dispute

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One of two victims wounded in a Utah mall shooting is out of the hospital as authorities continue to search for the assailants. More>>

'So happy.' Chris Pratt engaged to Katherine Schwarzenegger

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A whirlwind romance is leading to an engagement for actor Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger. More>>

Aretha Franklin honored with star-studded tribute concert

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Alicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, Celine Dion and more took the stage to relive some of the late Aretha Franklin's biggest hits in a tribute concert. More>>

No. of no-show airport security screeners soars in shutdown

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The world's busiest airport reports that passengers were waiting more than an hour to get through each of its three checkpoints in the domestic terminal as screeners worked without pay. More>>

The Latest: Official decries blocking of birth control rules

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A federal judge in Philadelphia is imposing a nationwide injunction on new Trump administration rules that allowed more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. More>>

Gunman gets 84-year term in Chicago honor student's killing

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A judge has imposed an 84-year prison sentence on a Chicago man who fatally shot a 15-year-old honor student a week after she performed at President Barack Obama's 2013 inauguration festivities. More>>

Latest: Utah mall says false alarm blared during shooting

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Utah police say they have made two arrests connected to the suburban Sal Lake City Mall shooting that wounded two people. More>>

The Latest: Prosecutor lauds Jayme Closs for bravery, escape

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A Wisconsin man has been charged with kidnapping, two counts of first-degree intentional homicide and armed burglary in the abduction of 13-year-old Jayme Closs and the slaying of her parents. More>>

Defendant in deadly store attack accused in earlier assault

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The man accused of killing a woman and sexually assaulting two others inside a suburban St. Louis religious supplies store has been charged with sexually assaulting another woman two months earlier. More>>

Surgeons fear pelvic mesh lawsuits will spook patients

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Doctors who specialize in female pelvic medicine say lawsuits by four states over products used to treat pelvic floor disorders and incontinence might scare patients away from the best treatment options _ or maybe even push the products off the market. More>>

Storm punishes swath of US with snow, ice and freezing rain

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A winter storm that contributed to at least five deaths in the Midwest pummeled the mid-Atlantic region for a second day Sunday, bringing with it an icy mix that knocked out power, cancelled flights and contributed to hundreds of car accidents. More>>

Liberals dare Trump to back their bills lowering drug prices

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Liberal lawmakers challenge Trump with drug cost legislation that echoes some of his own themes. More>>

Industry wary of alternatives tries to protect a word: meat

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More than four months after Missouri became the first U.S. state to regulate the term "meat" on product labels, Nebraska's powerful farm groups are pushing for similar protection from veggie burgers, tofu dogs and other items that look and taste like meat. More>>

Center where comatose woman had baby faced criminal probe

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State regulators reportedly wanted to remove developmentally disabled patients from a Phoenix long-term care facility years before a woman in a vegetative state gave birth. More>>

Criminalizing 1st-time DUIs is a tough sell in Wisconsin

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A handful of Wisconsin Republicans are hoping new Democratic Gov. Tony Evers will help them finally criminalize first-offense drunken driving. More>>

The Latest: Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers strike Video included

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Tens of thousands of Los Angeles teachers are striking after contentious contract negotiations failed in the nation's second-largest school district. More>>

Shirley Boone, wife of Pat Boone and philanthropist, dies

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Shirley Boone, the longtime wife of singer Pat Boone as well as a philanthropist, has died. More>>

No stethoscope for pain: Scientists seek real way to measure Video included

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There's no stethoscope for pain: Scientists are seeking ways to finally take a real measure of the ache so patients no longer have to hope they're describing it right. More>>

2 shot outside mall in Salt Lake City suburb

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Authorities say a gunman has opened fire at a mall in a suburb of Salt Lake City and that two people were wounded. More>>

Man who killed officer said he was hit by ultrasonic waves

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Among the evidence recovered from the home of a man who shot and killed a rookie California police officer were two unregistered guns and a letter claiming police had been bombarding him with ultrasonic waves. More>>

Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant

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Activists are asking a judge to make documents public from a 27-year-old criminal investigation into a former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver. More>>

'Miracle' flight survivors mark decade of thankfulness

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10 years post 'Miracle,' lives changed in ways big and small. More>>

Illinois refuses permit for concert to be hosted by R. Kelly

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Illinois officials say a concert in Springfield that was to be hosted by R. Kelly cannot take place in the wake of new sexual misconduct allegations against the R&B star. More>>

Alabama police officer killed, another wounded in shooting

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One police sergeant was killed and another officer critically wounded in a shooting as they investigated a suspected car burglary in Alabama's largest city. More>>

With no new talks, LA teacher strike all but inevitable Video included

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A massive teachers strike in Los Angeles is all but inevitable starting Monday after the two sides did not renew negotiations over the weekend. More>>

Family: Wisconsin teen in 'good spirits' post-kidnap, escape Video included

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The grandfather of a 13-year-old northwestern Wisconsin girl says she's in "exceptionally good spirits" after being found nearly three months after authorities say she was kidnapped during a home invasion that left her parents dead. More>>

Daughter's plea draws 50,000 birthday cards for US veteran

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When Sue Morse requested on Facebook that friends send her father well-wishes for his Dec. 30 birthday, she expected maybe 160 cards. He got 50,000. More>>

Thorny questions threaten to slow legal pot in New York

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Big questions about taxation and regulation complicate efforts to legalize marijuana in New York. More>>

Wisconsin kidnapping, killing suspect lived under the radar Video included

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The man suspected of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents two months ago appears to have led an unremarkable existence until then. More>>

Shutdown puts strain on hundreds of Native American tribes

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The federal government shutdown has put a strain on hundreds of Native American tribes across the country that rely on federal funding guaranteed by treaties, acts of Congress and other agreements. More>>

Medieval woman's hidden art career revealed by blue teeth

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Brilliant blue flecks found on the teeth of a woman who died anonymously about 1,000 years ago have cast new light on the role of women and art in medieval Europe. More>>

Ex-kidnapping victims: Jayme Closs needs space, time to heal

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Former kidnapping victims say 13-year-old Jayme Closs must be allowed to discuss her ordeal on her own terms as she tries to recover from her traumatic experiences. More>>

Granddad: Wisconsin girl has no link to suspected kidnapper

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Investigators in Wisconsin say they're trying to figure out what prompted a man suspected in the abduction of 13-year-old Jayme Closs to carry out the crime. More>>

Storm dumps snow on Midwest; at least 5 dead in crashes

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A winter storm sweeping from the Plains into Missouri, Illinois and Indiana snarled traffic in several states and left thousands without power. More>>

Authorities name man who killed rookie California officer

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Authorities have identified a man who shot and killed a rookie police officer in California and later took his own life during a standoff with police. More>>

Federal workers get $0 pay stubs as shutdown drags on Video included

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Families are making tough decisions as 800,000 federal employees miss their first paycheck Friday because of the government shutdown. More>>

Police kill armed man at Oregon school amid custody dispute

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Police say there has been a shooting inside an Oregon middle school and all students and teachers are safe. More>>

911 audio shows shock, panic after comatose woman gave birth

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Court documents show an Arizona woman in a vegetative state who was sexually assaulted and had a baby received a medical exam nearly nine months before giving birth. More>>

Florida pardons 4 black men accused of 1949 rape

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the independently elected Cabinet granted a pardon to four African-American men accused of raping a white woman almost 70 years ago. More>>

Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws

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APNewsBreak: According to data provided to The Associated Press, the U.S. approved thousands of requests by men to bring child and teenage brides from another country. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for a 15-year-old girl. More>>

New Florida governor suspends sheriff over school massacre

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Florida's new governor has suspended the sheriff whose deputies were assigned to protect the school where 17 died in a February massacre. More>>

Mom of Navy vet held in Iran worried her son won't survive

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Mother of Navy veteran held in Iranian prison says she's worried he won't survive if not released to get medical attention. More>>

Motive for slaying of California policewoman still a mystery

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Authorities say it's a mystery why a gunman on a bicycle ambushed a Northern California policewoman and narrowly missed wounding others in an apparently random shooting that ended in suicide. More>>

Correction: 2 Dead-Child Missing-The Latest story

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A woman who helped a Wisconsin girl who'd been missing for three months following her parents' deaths says the girl told her she'd been held against her will. More>>

SpaceX to lay off 10 percent of workforce to become leaner

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SpaceX is laying off 10 percent of its roughly 6,000 workers, saying it needs to get leaner so it can succeed in enormous projects such as creating an interplanetary spacecraft. More>>

Rookie cop in Northern California 'ambushed' at crash scene

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A police officer who had been on the job only a few weeks was shot and killed by a suspect who opened fire as she was investigating a three-car crash. More>>

Wisconsin man arrested in teen's abduction, parents' deaths Video included

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Investigators are expected to divulge more details Friday about how they located a Wisconsin teenager missing for three months alive and took a suspect into custody. More>>

Democratic Hawaii Rep. Gabbard running for president in 2020

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Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii has announced that she is running for president in 2020. More>>

Jury decides to strip Mongols biker gang of trademark logo

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Federal prosecutors say a California jury has decided the Mongols motorcycle gang should be stripped of its trademarked logo. More>>

Los Angeles teachers strike still on as impasse declared Video included

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A massive teachers strike in Los Angeles is still planned for Monday after their union rejected a new offer from the nation's second-largest school district. More>>

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