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  • San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals'

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Two San Francisco radio stations say they won't play the song during the duration of...

  • Voynov suspended after domestic violence charges

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NHL has indefinitely suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov because of domestic violence charges. Police in the Los Angeles suburb of Redondo Beach released limited information early Monday, giving no details of what is alleged to have occurred....

  • Idzik says Harvin trade could be 'coup' for Jets

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets general manager John Idzik says the trade for wide receiver Percy Harvin could turn out to be a "potential coup" for the team. The Jets and Seattle Seahawks agreed to the deal on Friday and completed it the next day, with New York sending a...

  • Jaguars lose leading tackler with chest inujry

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without leading tackler Paul Posluszny for the rest of the season. Posluszny tore a pectoral muscle in his chest during Sunday's 24-6 win against Cleveland and will be placed on injured reserve. Posluszny sustained the injury...

  • News Guide: DCCC outraises Senate rivals

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Political parties and their committees faced a Monday deadline to disclose how much cash each raised last month and how much they had on hand as October began. Democrats' campaign committee for House races picked up $16.7 million in September despite long odds of...

  • For GOP's Scalise, being No. 3 boosts popularity

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Let's count the ways Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise has grown in popularity since he became the third most powerful man in the Republican-led House. More than a dozen political action committees, including the American Hotel and Lodging Association, Comcast, Capital...

  • Gubernatorial candidates meet with Boston clergy

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) — The campaign for governor has made a stop at a church in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood where candidates shared their proposals for education, housing and other urban issues. Democrat Martha Coakley, Republican Charlie Baker and independent Evan Falchuk met separately...

  • In Cianci race, GOP opponent donates to Democrat

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The three-way race for mayor of Providence features twice-convicted felon and ex-Mayor Buddy Cianci making a comeback bid for a seventh term as an independent. Now, it's gotten even more unusual: The Republican candidate has given a $1,000 donation to the...

  • Bill Clinton attending Landrieu campaign rally

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is getting a high-profile campaign boost Monday with a visit from former President Bill Clinton, a day ahead of the start of Louisiana's early voting period. The Democratic three-term senator faces a tough re-election bid, targeted for...

  • NY ballot question divides government watchdogs

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York voters will face a ballot question next month that, if approved, would create a commission to oversee redrawing the state's political map — a process that has long been criticized for being controlled by politics. The proposed commission sounds like the...

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