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  • Hong Kong activists mull Beijing visit during APEC

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong student protest leaders are considering visiting Beijing while it hosts a major Asian summit next week to press their demands for greater democratic reforms. Student leader Alex Chow said at a rally late Thursday that protest organizers would discuss the...

  • Oil boom documentary being screened in Williston

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    WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Williston residents have seen their first glimpse of an award-winning documentary about the gritty side of life in the oil boomtown. Jesse Moss' documentary "The Overnighters" premiered Thursday night before a packed house at Williston's downtown Grand Theater....

  • Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

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    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — If trailing Auburn by 18 last season in the BCS Championship game didn't shake Florida State, a 21-0 first-half deficit to Louisville surely wasn't going to, either. Thanks to another remarkable comeback by the Seminoles and quarterback Jameis Winston, their...

  • MacKinnon scores twice, Avs beat Islanders 5-0

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    DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon finally found his shooting touch on a night when his goalie turned back everything. Just what the frustrated MacKinnon needed. Same goes for Semyon Varlamov, a hard-luck loser in his last few starts. MacKinnon scored his first two goals of the season,...

  • Judge to hold hearing in Kansas gay marriage suit

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    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge is to hear a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union challenging Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage. The hearing Friday afternoon before U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree in Kansas City, Kansas, is on the ACLU's request for an order...

  • Asia stocks gain after robust US growth report

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks climbed Friday after strong U.S. economic growth and upbeat earnings sent Wall Street higher. The dollar continued to strengthen after the Fed signaled a rate hike earlier this week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 1.7 percent to...

  • Police: Suspected NC court gunman turns himself in

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    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man suspected of opening fire this week on two victims in front of a courthouse turned himself in hours after his brother was charged in the crime, authorities said Thursday. Brandon Tremaine Morris, whom investigators identified as the gunman in Tuesday's...

  • Knicks spoil James' homecoming, 95-90

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    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James shot miserably. His passes were errant. He didn't look good doing much other than tossing powder in the air. His homecoming was horrendous. "I didn't press," James said, dismissing nerves as a factor. "I didn't do much." James struggled from the start...

  • Kansas governor uses EPA rule to tie foe to Obama

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A protest by Kansas regulators against federal efforts to limit carbon emissions is giving Republican Gov. Sam Brownback an opportunity in the final days of his close re-election race to tie his Democratic rival to President Barack Obama. But Democratic challenger...

  • US marshal charged with marijuana robbery

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A deputy US marshal has been charged with stealing 24 pounds of marijuana at gunpoint from people at a Northern California motel. Clorenzo Griffen of Fort Lauderdale, Florida and two Miami residents were indicted Thursday for robbery and other federal crimes....

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