Thursday, April 19, 2018

AP US & World News

AP Top News at 7:16 p.m. EDT

AP Top News at 7:16 p.m. EDT
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10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Raul Castro retires as Cuban president; prosecutor says Prince thought he was taking common painkiller; Gaza protest camps moved closer to Israel border fence.
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The Latest: Supreme Court delays planned Alabama execution

The Latest: Supreme Court delays planned Alabama execution

Supreme Court temporarily delays planned execution of man, 83, convicted of judge's mail bomb slaying
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Brazil's first black justice considers presidential run

Brazil's first black justice considers presidential run

Brazil's first black supreme court justice is considering a run for the presidency in October's elections
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Texas deputy stumbles upon suspect in Vegas picnic shooting

Texas deputy stumbles upon suspect in Vegas picnic shooting

Police say a disgruntled casino employee accused of shooting two executives at a company picnic in Las Vegas planned an escape and spent days on the run
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5 indicted in alleged $80 million California recycling fraud

5 indicted in alleged $80 million California recycling fraud

California has charged five people with defrauding the state's recycling program out of $80 million _ the largest alleged fraud scheme in the program's history
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Co-defendant in Hawaii concert scam gets 2 months in jail

Co-defendant in Hawaii concert scam gets 2 months in jail

A Florida man must spend 2 months behind bars and 4 months under home confinement for his role in scamming the University of Hawaii out of $200,000 for a Stevie Wonder concert that never happened
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Fired FBI deputy chief Andrew McCabe faces criminal referral

Fired FBI deputy chief Andrew McCabe faces criminal referral

The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington
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The Latest: Pence tweets response to Cuba's Raul Castro

The Latest: Pence tweets response to Cuba's Raul Castro

Vice President Mike Pence is responding to outgoing Cuban leader Raul Castro, telling him on Twitter that "we're here standing with the Cuban people."
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Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

A push to punish women who get abortions has gained steam in Republican-dominant states ahead of the midterm elections
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