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APNewsBreak: Polling changes could confuse Kansas voters
APNewsBreak: Polling changes could confuse Kansas voters
More than 36,000 registered voters in Kansas are being asked to cast their ballots at new polling stations during the nation's first congressional election since President Donald Trump's November victory
AP Top U.S. News at 2:38 p.m. EDT
AP Top U.S. News at 2:38 p.m. EDT
Police fatally shoot man threatening kids with butcher knife
Authorities say police fatally shot a man who was threatening two young children with a butcher knife in a Baltimore home
Inspector general to review pullback of HealthCare.gov ads
Inspector general to review pullback of HealthCare.gov ads
A federal inspector general has launched an inquiry into the Trump administration's decision to pull back advertising for HealthCare.gov in the closing stretch of this year's sign-up season
AP Top Political News at 2:28 p.m. EDT
AP Top Political News at 2:28 p.m. EDT
GOP health bill short of support ahead of do-or-die vote
GOP health bill short of support ahead of do-or-die vote
Republicans' long-promised bill to repeal and replace "Obamacare" looked to be in serious trouble ahead of a do-or-die vote demanded by President Donald Trump
French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricks
French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricks
French President Francois Hollande has vigorously denounced suggestions by the conservative presidential hopeful that he is trying to discredit political rivals behind the scenes by using dirty tricks
Putin meets Le Pen, denies French election interference
Putin meets Le Pen, denies French election interference
Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a surprise meeting with France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and dismissed suggestions that Russia aims to influence the election in her favor
AP Top International News at 2:19 p.m. EDT
AP Top International News at 2:19 p.m. EDT
General favors more aggressive approach in Somalia
The commander of U.S. Africa Command says he would like to be granted more authority to battle al-Qaida-linked militants in Somalia
The Latest: WH no longer expresses confidence in health vote
The Latest: WH no longer expresses confidence in health vote
The White House is no longer expressing confidence that the upcoming House vote on health care will be successful
Beats behind bars: Carnegie Hall musicians back at SC prison
Beats behind bars: Carnegie Hall musicians back at SC prison
Musicians from one of America's top concert halls have returned to South Carolina this week, making beautiful music in one of the state's most dangerous prisons in a collaborative process that helps the inmates with more than just harmony
Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department
A U.S. Marine Corps veteran who lost his legs below the knee after stepping on an explosive in Afghanistan is joining a suburban New York police department
Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia
Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia
President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia, has volunteered to be questioned by lawmakers as part of a House probe of the Kremlin's alleged meddling in the 2016 election
London attacker was cheerful, joking on eve of rampage
London attacker was cheerful, joking on eve of rampage
Twice convicted of violent crimes, the London attacker spent years behind bars and gained a reputation for drinking and an unpredictable temper
Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs
Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs
The Trump administration has issued a presidential permit to pipeline builder TransCanada to build the Keystone XL pipeline
Zoo plan for baby hippo: More independence, nix lap naps
Zoo plan for baby hippo: More independence, nix lap naps
The Cincinnati Zoo says its premature baby hippo, Fiona, is getting more independent and now tops 100 pounds (45.36 kilograms), meaning her days of napping on her human caretakers' laps are dwindling
Colombia official says Venezuela raid may be tied to crisis
A Colombian official said an incursion by Venezuelan troops may have been linked to Colombia's call for elections in the neighboring South American nation
EU moving toward less closer union to move ahead
EU moving toward less closer union to move ahead
Hurt by Britain's planned exit, European Union leaders started their weekend pilgrimage to Rome with the hope that a visit to the cradle of their project of unity can somehow rekindle the vigor of youth
Egypt's Mubarak free, acquitted after years-long detention
Egypt's Mubarak free, acquitted after years-long detention
An Egyptian security official says ousted President Hosni Mubarak is back home, free from custody after legal proceedings that took years during which the country witnessed major upheavals
Sao Paulo street art debate over what makes cities livable
Sao Paulo street art debate over what makes cities livable
A campaign to clean up and beautify Sao Paulo has come under fire after the city's new mayor painted over a series of well-known graffiti murals
Jurors convict Missouri mother of poisoning 9-year-old son
A suburban St. Louis mother has been convicted of secretly poisoning her son with prescription medications that kept him gravely ill for nearly a year
Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gate
Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gate
A group of 11 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the main gate of the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz before being detained by police
New Hampshire leads effort to view overdoses as crime scenes
New Hampshire leads effort to view overdoses as crime scenes
A New Hampshire training program that teaches police officers and prosecutors how to treat drug overdoses as crime scenes is emerging as a model for other states grappling with the opioid crisis
Company, US want Dakota Access pipeline lake crossing upheld
The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline and the Army Corps of Engineers want a judge to reject a request by American Indian tribes to revoke permission for the project to cross a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota

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