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October 20, 2014

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  • Monday's Sports Scoreboard

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    (AP) All Times Eastern Major League Baseball Playoffs No games today. National Football League Houston vs Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m. National Basketball Association Preseason Chicago 0, Cleveland 0 -1 Washington 2, New Orleans 0 -1 Charlotte vs Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. Milwaukee vs ...

  • AP Top Political News At 7:06 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) Prosecutor clears DeMaio of sex harassment claims GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away Millions in Social Security for expelled Nazis Biden touts plans to fix 'Third World' NYC airport Kerry: 'Irresponsible' not to aid Kurds against IS Ebola: Keeping ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 7:05 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) Millions in Social Security for expelled Nazis Suspected Indiana serial killer charged in 1 death Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped ...

  • Bumgarner against Shields in World Series opener

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    (AP) KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A six-pack won't be enough for Madison Bumgarner if the San Francisco Giants win the World Series. The Giants ace chugged four beers after beating Pittsburgh in the NL wild-card game, upped the count to ...

  • AP Top Sports News At 7 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series McIlroy to skip 2 events to focus on lawsuit With TD mark in bag, Manning can set more records Stiviano lawsuit against Shelly Sterling dismissed Voynov suspended on domestic violence suspicion ...

  • CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

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    (AP) ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials have released new guidelines for how health workers should gear up to treat Ebola patients. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the long-anticipated updates on Monday evening. Health workers have been pushing for ...

  • UNLV president search narrows to 3 candidates

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    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — A search for the next president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas has narrowed to three people. The finalists were announced Monday during a meeting of the school's board of regents and presidential search committee. ...

  • Champion drag racer Raymond Beadle dies at 70

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    (AP) WACO, Texas (AP) — Raymond Beadle, a three-time NHRA Funny Car world champion and a championship NASCAR team owner, has died. He was 70. NHRA said Beadle died Monday at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. Beadle won 28 NHRA ...

  • Appeals court revives Syngenta, Bunge GMO lawsuit

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    (AP) DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal appeals court gave agricultural chemical-maker Syngenta Seeds hope Monday that it may be able to proceed with a lawsuit against grain storage and transportation company Bunge North America for refusing to accept one ...

  • Alabama House speaker arrested on felony charges

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    (AP) OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Powerful Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard has been arrested on felony ethics charges, accused of using public office for personal gain. Hubbard was indicted by a grand jury on 23 charges accusing him of misusing his ...

  • City probes New Hampshire pumpkin fest melee

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    (AP) KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Local police in New Hampshire are setting up a task force to investigate violent disturbances near Keene's annual pumpkin festival that led to property damage, dozens of arrests and many injuries over the weekend. The parties ...

  • If no checks, more Ebola cases might leave Africa

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    (AP) LONDON (AP) — A new study underscores the potential danger of airplane passengers infected with Ebola leaving West Africa: If there were no exit screening in place, researchers estimate that three people with the disease might fly out of the ...

  • No additional prison for man in forced labor case

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    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Monday declined to keep a former African tennis pro in prison after an appeals court threw out the most serious conviction in a case of fraud, immigration crimes and forced labor at his Michigan ...

  • Man held on DUI charge dies in Henderson jail

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    (AP) HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a 55-year-old man who was arrested last week in Boulder City on a driving under the influence charge was found dead in his jail cell during the weekend at the Henderson city lockup. The ...

  • UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

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    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — United Nations human rights experts described Detroit's mass water shut-offs as "a man-made perfect storm" Monday and called on city officials to restore water to those unable to pay, including those with disabilities or chronic illnesses. Meanwhile, ...

  • Former state GOP chair, lawmaker Slade dead at 78

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    (AP) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tom Slade, who led the Republican Party of Florida as Jeb Bush and the GOP rose to power, died Monday after being hospitalized last week for heart failure, according to a statement released by a family ...

  • Bill Clinton rallies early votes for Mary Landrieu

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    (AP) BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton described U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu as one of the Senate's most bipartisan and effective lawmakers, offering a high-profile campaign boost Monday to the Democratic incumbent ahead of the start of Louisiana's ...

  • Panama suspends Supreme Court judge for corruption

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    (AP) PANAMA CITY (AP) — A Supreme Court justice close to former President Ricardo Martinelli has been suspended over charges of corruption. Judge Alejandro Moncada has been battling for weeks accusations he profited from his ties to Martinelli after an aide ...

  • Parents of duct-taped boy don't want charges

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    (AP) PITTSBURGH (AP) — A lawyer for the parents of an autistic high school soccer player in Pennsylvania who was duct-taped to a goal post in a prank this month says the parents don't want charges filed against the two students ...

  • Oklahoma Guard: No injuries after midair collision

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    (AP) MOLINE, Kan. (AP) — The Oklahoma Air National Guard says two of its fighter jets collided over southeast Kansas during a training exercise, with one ejecting from one of the aircraft. The Oklahoma Guard's Col. Max Moss said neither pilot ...

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