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Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal in doping case

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal in doping case

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been stripped of his Olympic bronze medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.
Crews used boats to help residents amid Midwest flooding

Crews used boats to help residents amid Midwest flooding

ELKHART, Ind. — Crews used boats to help residents evacuate their homes in northern Indiana after rainstorms sweeping across the Midwest on Wednesday combined with melting snow to flood rivers, roads and other low-lying areas in several states.
Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defence

Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defence

LOS ANGELES — Harvey Weinstein wants a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words and actions of Oscar-winning actresses including Meryl Streep in his defence .
Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor,' dies at 99

Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor,' dies at 99

MONTREAT, N.C. — The Rev.
Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.
AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

KAMPALA, Uganda — Inside the immigration office in Tel Aviv, Yohannes Tesfagabr considered his options. He could not dare return to his native Eritrea, a country he risked his life to flee in 2010.
'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

WASHINGTON — Spilling out wrenching tales of lost lives and stolen security, students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday to set politics aside and protect America's school children from the scourge of gun violence.
California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct apologizes

California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct apologizes

SACRAMENTO, Calif.
Ex-Arkansas judge sentenced to 5 years in sexual favours case

Ex-Arkansas judge sentenced to 5 years in sexual favours case

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.
Police: Man dies after poisoning self during freeway chase

Police: Man dies after poisoning self during freeway chase

VENTURA, Calif. — A man suspected of raping a 14-year-old he lured to a motel on social media was fleeing from police on a Southern California freeway Wednesday when he drank cyanide as he drove and killed himself, authorities said.