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Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

1 hour 22 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers....
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Syria's opposition, divided and varied, to get a new face

1 hour 22 min ago
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syria's notoriously fragmented opposition is gathering in the Saudi capital for a meeting intended to close ranks and come up with a unified vision ahead of a new round of peace talks in Geneva....
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Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims

1 hour 22 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The consequences came swiftly after the allegations emerged against Charlie Rose. Within hours, the veteran news host was suspended by CBS and his PBS interview show was pulled off the air. The next day, he was fired....
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AP Explains: The search for Argentina's missing submarine

1 hour 22 min ago
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- The Argentine submarine ARA San Juan went missing in the South Atlantic last week with 44 crew members aboard. Here's a look at the submarine and the round-the-clock international maritime search....
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FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

Tue, 2017-11-21 22:43
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favor their own services if they wish....
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Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

Tue, 2017-11-21 22:43
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers....
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Teen idol David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' star, dies at 67

Tue, 2017-11-21 22:43
NEW YORK (AP) -- David Cassidy, the teen and pre-teen idol who starred in the 1970s sitcom "The Partridge Family" and sold millions of records as the musical group's lead singer, died Tuesday at age 67....
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CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Tue, 2017-11-21 22:43
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS News and PBS both cut ties to Charlie Rose on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after several women who worked with him on his PBS interview show alleged a pattern of sexual misconduct, including groping and walking naked in front of them....
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VA study shows parasite from Vietnam may be killing veterans

Tue, 2017-11-21 22:43
HERALD, W.Va. (AP) -- A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet - test results show some men may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite while fighting in the jungles of Southeast Asia....
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Mugabe leaves legacy of economic ruin, upheaval in Zimbabwe

Tue, 2017-11-21 19:42
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- From widely acclaimed liberator of his nation to despotic dictator, Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule of Zimbabwe has been one of Africa's most controversial and influential....
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FBI: Border agent's death a 'potential assault '

Tue, 2017-11-21 19:42
DALLAS (AP) -- An FBI official said Tuesday that the bureau is investigating the death of a border patrol agent and severe injuries to another as "potential assault," but he wouldn't rule out that they could have been hurt in some other way....
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CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Tue, 2017-11-21 16:42
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS News and PBS both cut ties to Charlie Rose on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after several women who worked with him on his PBS interview show alleged a pattern of sexual misconduct, including groping and walking naked in front of them....
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Michigan Rep. Conyers acknowledges sex harassment settlement

Tue, 2017-11-21 16:42
DETROIT (AP) -- Longtime Michigan Rep. John Conyers acknowledged Tuesday that his office settled a harassment complaint involving a former staffer but said he "vehemently" denies the allegations against him....
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Self-harm, suicide attempts climb among US girls, study says

Tue, 2017-11-21 16:42
CHICAGO (AP) -- Attempted suicides, drug overdoses, cutting and other types of self-injury have increased substantially in U.S. girls, a 15-year study of emergency room visits found....
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CBS News fires Charlie Rose following sex allegations

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS News fired morning show host Charlie Rose on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after several women who worked with him on his PBS interview show alleged a pattern of sexual misconduct, including groping and walking naked in front of them....
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FCC chairman sets out to repeal 'net neutrality' rules

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday followed through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally, setting up a showdown with consumer groups and internet companies who fear the move will stifle competition and innovation....
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US readies new sanctions against North Korea, individuals

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration readied new sanctions Tuesday on North Korea, a day after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism in a move to put additional pressure on Pyongyang's nuclear program....
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Trump pardons Thanksgiving turkeys Drumstick and Wishbone

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is using his pardon power to keep a pair of turkeys from the Thanksgiving roaster....
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Assad-Putin embrace tells story of Russia's Syria campaign

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
BEIRUT (AP) -- What's in a hug?...
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Baron Cohen to pay fine for Czechs sporting Borat mankinis

Tue, 2017-11-21 13:42
PRAGUE (AP) -- Comic actor Sacha Baron Cohen has offered to pay the fines for six Czech tourists who were reportedly detained by authorities in Kazakhstan's capital Astana for dressing up as his character Borat....
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