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  1. 'SNL' adds black woman to cast from writers roomRead the original story

    13 min ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush. By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press A northeastern Pennsylvania school district closed its schools Tuesday after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in ...

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  2. Probe of Nazi Social Security benefits urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Contra Costa Times

    A senior House Democrat demanded Monday that the Obama administration investigate the payment of millions of dollars in Social Security benefits to suspected Nazi war criminals and former SS guards. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, of New York, requested the inquiry in letters to the inspectors general at the Justice Department and Social Security Administration after an Associated Press investigation detailed the payments, which continue to this day.

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  3. Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... woman who answered the phone at Grace Cathedral on Monday and would identify herself only as Nancy told The Associated Press that Angley was not interested in responding to the accusations. "It's all lies," she said. Several people told the Beacon ...

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  4. .com | White House opposes Nazi benefit paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | News24

    Former Nazis should not be getting the social security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said on Monday, responding to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to war-crimes suspects and former SS guards who left the US for Europe. "Our position is we don't believe these individuals should be getting these benefits", said spokesperson Eric Shultz when asked about the situation.

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  5. Tori Spelling quarantined; Brooke Burke topless; is that you, Renee Zellweger?: AM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Post-Standard

    ... right attending ELLE's 21st annual Women In Hollywood Awards on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Los Angeles. (The Associated Press) Former "Beverly Hills, 90210" actress Tori Spelling was quarantined over the weekend amid rumors she might have Ebola ...

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  6. Violence against women emerges as key campaign issue in AlaskaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... debate in Kodiak on Oct. 1. Both candidates have spoken out on violence against women. (Nicholas Riccardi / Associated Press) The woman was terrified her boyfriend would find her. He had beaten her up, torn her phone from the wall. He was after her. ...

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  7. New York Gun Laws: Can Visitors Carry Their Firearm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... armed at New York's busy LaGuardia and Kennedy airports. They were hardly nefarious gun runners," The Associated Press reported . "Most were otherwise law-abiding gun-owners who mistakenly thought they had appropriately packed their heat for ...

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  8. Oscar de la Renta Dies: Designer to Socialites and Stars Was 82Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Designer Oscar de la Renta, who for more than four decades shaped the wardrobes of socialites and Hollywood stars, has died at 82. De la Renta died at home Monday evening in Connecticut surrounded by family and friends, according to The Associated Press. The late '60s and early '70s were a defining moment in U.S. fashion as New York-based designers finally carved a look of their own that was finally taken seriously by Europeans.

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  9. Millions in Social Security going to expelled NazisRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments after being forced out of the United States, an Associated Press investigation found. In response to AP's findings, a White House spokesman said Monday that Nazi suspects should not be ...

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  10. This Hour: Here is the latest Northern California news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging Democratic voters not to be complacent about the November midterm elections, saying working women and their families will lose out on a better future if Republicans gain control of both houses of Congress. Clinton made the remarks during a sold-out women's luncheon in San Francisco that raised $1.4 million for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

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  11. Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Renta is applauded after the presentation of his fall 2008 collection during Fashion Week in New York. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS) NEW YORK - At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside ...

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  12. US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    ... that his Dominican roots defined his fashion sensibility. "I like light, color, luminosity," he told the Associated Press in 2004. "I like things full of color and vibrant. A US-based rights group says China executed 2,400 convicts in 2013, an ...

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  13. Can Fortress North America keep Ebola at bay?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... and most disease specialists, is becoming a staple of the midterm election campaign. (Jacquelyn Martin / Associated Press) Neil Macdonald is the senior Washington correspondent for CBC News, which he joined in 1988 following 12 years in newspapers. ...

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  14. Serena Williams Defeats Ana Ivanovic In WTA Finals OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... time that I was 15 matches and I was like, 'Oh boy, not another streak,'" Williams said according to the Associated Press . "So now I'm 16 and, gosh, here we go again." due to a knee injury and illness, she showed no signs of preoccupation with her ...

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  15. White House: Nazis shouldn't get Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Former Nazis should not be collecting Social Security benefits as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to war-crimes suspects and former SS guards forced out of the U.S. "Our position is we don't believe these individuals should be getting these benefits," White House spokesman Eric Schultz told reporters in Chicago. He did not say whether or how the government might end the payments.

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  16. Designer Oscar de la Renta, beloved by first ladies, socialites and starlets, dead at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... De la Renta, a favorite of socialites and movie stars alike, has died. He was 82. (DIANE BONDAREFF / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FILES) NEW YORK, N.Y. - At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right ...

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  17. Standing ovation for controversial opera at Metropolitan Opera premiere despite protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... of the Palestinian Liberation Front. The 69-year-old was shot in his wheelchair and pushed overboard. The Associated Press reported that the performance went ahead with a few orchestrated disruptions: Boos were shouted from scattered seats, and a ...

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  18. Times Square tipoff - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... by Kendrick Lamar before LeBron James makes his regular-season home debut in his return to the Cavaliers. - Associated Press

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  19. Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach multiyear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com

    ... year's holiday book buying season and well beyond," reads the letter, which the publisher shared with The Associated Press. Reportedly deadlocked with Hachette over how to share e-book revenues, Amazon has been slowing deliveries and removing ...

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  20. Dominant Ohio State isn't overlooking Penn State, Illinois clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    ... for three more in the Buckeyes' 56-17 win against Rutgers on Saturday in Columbus, Ohio. (Jay LaPrete - THe Associated Press) COLUMBUS, OHIO >> There's always the danger of a powerhouse looking past a couple of struggling teams to the marquee game ...

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