The Fall Classic Facts for Game 1: A long, long, long time coming
CLEVELAND - This is one of those days where no one is short on tidbits. Historical numbers have been thrown around since Saturday night when it was confirmed that the Cubs and...
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Authorities searching for suspect in Oklahoma killings
OKLAHOMA CITY - Authorities have been hunting for nearly two days for an Oklahoma man they say posted live videos to social media while running from police during a violent...
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A Scene Right Out of Philip Roth: His Books Come Home to Newark's Library
When Mr. Roth's books are moved to a refurbished space in the Newark Public Library, they will be shelved using the same system he created at home.
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Company asks pipeline protesters to leave North Dakota land
CANNON BALL, N.D. - The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline said Tuesday that the dozens of protesters who have camped on company-owned land since the weekend are...
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Giants Cut Kicker Josh Brown Over Domestic Abuse Allegations
The case has raised question about the NFL's willingness to punish domestic abusers. "Our beliefs, our judgments and our decisions were misguided," the team's president said.
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Bill Veeck remembered as Cubs fan, baseball wild child
Many Chicagoans understand the history of the Chicago Cubs but also of the Cleveland Indians. The team hasn't won a World Series since 1948. There is one man that a lot of Cubs...
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Schenectady announces Halloween trick-or-treating hours
Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy has announced that trick or treating hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Electric City. "We are asking that residents turn off their porch...
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Man sought in connection with Boston attempted kidnapping case
Boston police are asking the public for help in identifying a person of interest in connection to an attempted kidnapping.
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Cubs slugger Schwarber returns, will bat 5th in Game 1
Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber's rehab finished just in time for the World Series
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Clinton: Trump Making 'Unprecedented Attack' on Democracy
Hillary Clinton Tuesday said Donald Trump's refusal to say he will accept the election results is an "unprecedented attack" on American democracy.
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Judge approves Volkswagen emissions settlement
SAN FRANCISCO - A federal judge in San Francisco has approved a $15 billion court settlement of most claims against Volkswagen for its emissions-cheating scandal. U.S. District...
2 killed in police confrontation outside Maryland motel room
ELKTON, Md. - Officers fatally shot a man and woman on a motel balcony Tuesday when they refused to drop handguns they had raised toward police who were there to serve...
$14.7B settlement approved in Volkswagen emissions scandal
A US federal judge on Tuesday approved Volkswagen AG's record-setting $14.7 billion settlement with regulators and owners of 475,000 polluting diesel vehicles, and the German...
This Former Republican Secretary of State Just Backed Hillary Clinton
Colin Powell was angry Hillary Clinton tried to drag him into the email scandal. He's now backing her for president.
DraftKings, Fanduel settle false advertising scam with AG
The New York state attorney general inked a $12 million settlement Tuesday with daily fantasy sports websites DraftKings and Fanduel. The two companies will pay $6 million each...
Trump says Clinton's plan for Syria would spark World War 3
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Democrat Hillary Clinton's plan for Syria would “lead to World War Three,” because of the potential for...
Fearing Election Day trouble, some US schools cancel classes
FALMOUTH, Maine - Rigged elections. Vigilante observers. Angry voters. The claims, threats and passions surrounding the presidential race have led communities around the U.S...
Target plays up value for the holiday season
NEW YORK - From a Broadway-style marketing campaign to more exclusive toys, Target wants to lure shoppers during the final critical months of the year. More importantly...
AP Fact Check: No ‘criminal act' in race of FBI agent's wife
RICHMOND, Va. - Donald Trump was out of bounds when he accused rival Hillary Clinton of committing a “criminal act” by giving large campaign contributions to the wife of an FBI...
Paul Beatty is first American to win Man Booker Prize
LONDON - Paul Beatty has won the Man Booker Prize for fiction with “The Sellout,” a stinging satire of race and class in the United States. He is the first American novelist to...