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U.S. threatens to sue Harvard over admissions policy probe

Reuters US News - 13 hours 35 sec ago
BOSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has threatened to sue Harvard University to force it to turn over documents as it investigates whether the Ivy League school's admission policies violate civil rights laws.
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CBS co-hosts on Charlie Rose: not the man I know

AP US News - 13 hours 42 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Charlie Rose's co-hosts on "CBS This Morning" sharply condemned their suspended colleague Tuesday after the airing of sexual misconduct allegations that included groping female staffers and walking around naked in front of them, saying that it's a time of reckoning in society. 2017-11-21T03:37:00-05:00 2017-11-21T08:37:09-05:00
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Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

AP US News - 13 hours 42 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Monday permanently blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities. 2017-11-20T18:36:00-05:00 2017-11-20T23:36:36-05:00
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Suspect in custody in fatal Pennsylvania police shooting

Reuters US News - 14 hours 45 min ago
(Reuters) - The suspect in the fatal shooting last week of a Pennsylvania police officer who had been less than a year on the job is in custody after a massive manhunt, authorities said on Tuesday.
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'CBS This Morning' to air for 1st time after Rose suspension

AP US News - 15 hours 42 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Charlie Rose is the latest public figure to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, with PBS halting distribution of his nightly interview show and CBS News suspending him following a Washington Post report with the accusations of eight women. 2017-11-21T00:24:00-05:00 2017-11-21T05:24:51-05:00
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APNewsbreak: Startup could bring back Vioxx for hemophilia

AP US News - 15 hours 42 min ago
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Could there be a second life for the once-popular arthritis pill Vioxx? A startup pharmaceutical company hopes so. 2017-11-21T01:12:00-05:00 2017-11-21T06:12:52-05:00
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Report: Rep. Conyers settled complaint over sexual conduct

AP US News - 17 hours 42 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported. 2017-11-20T22:21:00-05:00 2017-11-21T03:21:19-05:00
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Big Tobacco's anti-smoking ads begin after decade of delay

AP US News - 19 hours 42 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Decades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies return to prime-time television this weekend — but not by choice. 2017-11-20T20:27:00-05:00 2017-11-21T01:27:23-05:00
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CBS channels blacked out for Dish customers over carriage dispute

Reuters US News - 19 hours 44 min ago
(Reuters) - CBS Corp's TV stations were blacked out for Dish Network Corp's customers over a network carriage deal dispute, the companies said early Tuesday.
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New Puerto Rico utility head, same old challenges

Reuters US News - 20 hours 50 min ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New leadership at Puerto Rico's beleaguered electric utility may not be sufficient to compensate for missteps following Hurricane Maria that led to delayed work, recurrent blackouts and more than $500 million in contracts with untested companies now under federal investigation.
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Counting the costs: U.S. hospitals feeling the pain of physician burnout

Reuters US News - 21 hours 21 min ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Reuters) - Dr. Brian Halloran, a vascular surgeon at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, starts planning his garden long before spring arrives in southeast Michigan.
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Report: Rep. Conyers settled complaint over sexual conduct

AP US News - 21 hours 42 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported Monday. 2017-11-20T18:44:00-05:00 2017-11-20T23:44:20-05:00
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Judge in California blocks Trump's order on sanctuary cities

Reuters US News - 22 hours 12 min ago
(Reuters) - A federal court judge in California on Monday blocked an executive order from President Donald Trump to deny some federal grants to so-called sanctuary cities, undermining the administration's crackdown on illegal immigration.
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AP source: Border patrol agent may have fallen

AP US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 23:00
DALLAS (AP) — A U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation into the death of a border patrol agent said Monday that the surviving agent who radioed in for help doesn't remember what happened. 2017-11-20T17:16:00-05:00 2017-11-20T22:16:09-05:00
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Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

AP US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 23:00
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time. 2017-11-20T16:52:00-05:00 2017-11-20T21:52:49-05:00
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The Latest: AP source: Border patrol agent may have fallen

AP US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 23:00
DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the death in Texas of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent (all times local): 2017-11-20T16:40:00-05:00 2017-11-20T21:40:23-05:00
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U.S. airman killed in Texas plane crash

Reuters US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 22:32
(Reuters) - A U.S. Air Force training jet crashed Monday near Lake Amistad, Texas, killing the pilot and injuring another, according to officials at Laughlin Air Force Base.
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White House asks Supreme Court to allow full travel ban

Reuters US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:51
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to allow President Donald Trump's latest travel ban to take full effect after an appeals court in California ruled last week that only parts of it could be enacted.
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Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

AP US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:00
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time. 2017-11-20T15:08:00-05:00 2017-11-20T20:08:36-05:00
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The Latest: CBP official says attack reports 'speculation'

AP US News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:00
DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the death in Texas of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent (all times local): 2017-11-20T14:17:00-05:00 2017-11-20T19:17:40-05:00
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