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Nobel Chemistry Prize: Major award for molecular matters

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 07:52
STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Nobel Prize for Chemistry rewards researchers for major advances in studying the infinitesimal bits of material that are the building blocks of life. 2017-10-04T01:49:50-04:00 2017-10-04T01:39:31-04:00
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TEPCO gets 1st approval to run reactors since 2011 meltdowns

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 07:52
TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese utility blamed for safety lapses in the Fukushima nuclear plant meltdowns has received its first approvals to operate reactors under stricter safety standards set since the 2011 disaster. 2017-10-04T01:49:50-04:00 2017-10-04T01:47:17-04:00
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Puerto Rico raises hurricane's official death count to 34

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 07:24
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico has increased to 34 from 16, the U.S. territory's governor said Tuesday. 2017-10-04T01:22:20-04:00 2017-10-04T01:14:34-04:00
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Nobel Chemistry Prize: Major award for molecular matters

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 07:10
STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Nobel Prize for Chemistry rewards researchers for major advances in studying the infinitesimal bits of material that are the building blocks of life. 2017-10-04T01:08:41-04:00 2017-10-04T01:07:37-04:00
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Court asked to restore details of Kim Jong Nam post-mortem

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 05:06
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Prosecutors asked a Malaysian court Wednesday to restore expunged details in the post-mortem report into the poisoning death of the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader. 2017-10-03T23:03:16-04:00 2017-10-03T22:59:48-04:00
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Court asked to restore details of Kim Jong Nam post-mortem

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 04:39
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Prosecutors are asking Malaysia's High Court to restore expunged details in the post-mortem report in the poisoning death of the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader. 2017-10-03T22:37:01-04:00 2017-10-03T22:26:41-04:00
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Puerto Rico raises hurricane's official death count to 34

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 03:56
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico has increased to 34 from 16, the U.S. territory's governor said Tuesday. 2017-10-03T21:52:46-04:00 2017-10-03T21:31:31-04:00
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Einstein proof: Nobel winners find ripples in the universe

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 02:45
WASHINGTON (AP) — For decades astronomers tried to prove Albert Einstein right by doing what Einstein thought was impossible: detecting the faint ripples in the universe called gravitational waves. They failed repeatedly until two years ago when they finally spotted one. Then another. And another. And another. 2017-10-03T20:44:02-04:00 2017-10-03T18:14:52-04:00
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Puerto Rico raises hurricane's official death count to 34

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 02:05
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The governor of Puerto Rico says the official death toll from Hurricane Maria has been increased to 34 from 16. 2017-10-03T20:02:44-04:00 2017-10-03T20:00:00-04:00
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Vegas gunman transferred $100K, set up cameras at hotel room

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 01:50
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas gunman transferred $100,000 overseas in the days before the attack and planned the massacre so meticulously that he even set up cameras inside his high-rise hotel room and on a service cart outside his door, apparently to spot anyone coming for him, authorities said Tuesday. 2017-10-03T19:49:05-04:00 2017-10-03T19:49:15-04:00
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Vegas gunman transferred $100K, set up cameras at hotel room

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 01:38
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas gunman transferred $100,000 overseas in the days before the attack and planned the massacre so meticulously that he even set up cameras inside his high-rise hotel room and on a service cart outside his door, apparently to spot anyone coming for him, the authorities said Tuesday. 2017-10-03T19:35:27-04:00 2017-10-03T19:22:45-04:00
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Republicans say Trump denied deal with Dems on Dreamers

AP - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 00:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — GOP lawmakers who dined with Donald Trump at the White House said Tuesday the president denied making a deal with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to protect immigrants brought here illegally as kids. 2017-10-03T18:14:28-04:00 2017-10-03T18:12:46-04:00
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Investigators want to talk to Vegas gunman's girlfriend

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 23:33
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators trying to figure out why Stephen Paddock gunned down 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite are analyzing his computer and cellphone, looking at casino surveillance footage and seeking to interview his girlfriend. 2017-10-03T17:31:28-04:00 2017-10-03T17:22:14-04:00
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Kurdish leader Talabani, onetime hope for Iraqi unity, dies

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 23:22
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — As he stepped into office in 2005 to become Iraq's first Kurdish president, Jalal Talabani told his followers, "I am casting off my Kurdish clothes and wearing Iraqi ones instead. You must accept that." It was a symbolic call for unity: A longtime leader of Kurdish fighters, Talabani became the head of state of what was supposed to be a new Iraq, freed two years earlier from the rule of Saddam Hussein. 2017-10-03T17:17:50-04:00 2017-10-03T17:10:42-04:00
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Catalans stop work to protest police force during referendum

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 23:08
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Striking workers, students and hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Barcelona and other Catalan towns Tuesday to protest police violence, adding pressure to Spain's unprecedented political crisis as central authorities mull how to respond to separatists' plans to push ahead with secession. 2017-10-03T17:05:46-04:00 2017-10-03T17:00:25-04:00
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Investigators looking for clues to what set off Vegas gunman

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 22:26
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators trying to figure out why Stephen Paddock gunned down 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite are analyzing his computer and cellphone, looking at casino surveillance footage and seeking to interview his longtime girlfriend. 2017-10-03T16:22:20-04:00 2017-10-03T16:18:38-04:00
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Acts of heroism emerge in chaos of Las Vegas shooting

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 22:26
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rob Ledbetter's battlefield instincts kicked in quickly as bullets rained overhead. 2017-10-03T16:22:20-04:00 2017-10-03T16:13:34-04:00
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Investigators looking for clues to what set off Vegas gunman

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 22:12
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators trying figure out why Stephen Paddock gunned down 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite are analyzing his computer and cellphone, looking at casino surveillance footage and seeking to interview his longtime girlfriend. 2017-10-03T16:08:19-04:00 2017-10-03T15:58:29-04:00
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Talabani, Iraq's first Kurdish president, dies at 83

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 21:45
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — As he stepped into office to become Iraq's first Kurdish president, Jalal Talabani told his followers, "I am casting off my Kurdish clothes and wearing Iraqi ones instead. You must accept that." It was a symbolic call for unity: A longtime leader of Kurdish fighters, Talabani became the head of state in 2005 of what was supposed to be a new Iraq, freed two years earlier from the rule of Saddam Hussein. 2017-10-03T15:41:08-04:00 2017-10-03T15:29:27-04:00
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Iraqi ex-president and Kurdish leader Talabani dies at 83

AP - Tue, 10/03/2017 - 21:30
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Jalal Talabani, the Kurdish guerrilla leader who became Iraq's president after the U.S. toppled Saddam Hussein, and who embodied hopes for a unified, peaceful future through years of strife, has died at the age of 83, Kurdish officials said Tuesday. 2017-10-03T15:14:57-04:00 2017-10-03T13:27:45-04:00
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