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November 18, 2017 - 2:46 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Robert Raiford, a North Carolina radio personality whose career spanned decades, has died at age 89. Jay Wilkinson, funeral director and vice president at Wilkinson Funeral Home in Concord, said Raiford died Friday. For 30 years, Raiford served as the so-called "curmudgeon at...
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Bayern's Arturo Vidal, left, and Augsburg's Daniel Baier challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg in Munich, Germany, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
November 18, 2017 - 2:40 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Robert Lewandowski scored twice to help Bayern Munich stretch its lead in the Bundesliga to six points after beating Bavarian rival Augsburg 3-0 on Saturday. It was the 500th league win for Jupp Heynckes as a player or coach, and extended his winning start to eight games across all...
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FILE - A Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 file photo of Tunisian-born fashion designer Azzedine Alaia arriving at Christian Dior's Spring/Summer 2015 ready-to-wear fashion collection presented in Paris, France. Alaia, an iconoclast whose clingy dresses marked the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died at age 77. The French Haute Couture Federation announced Alaia's death on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, without providing details. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
November 18, 2017 - 2:19 pm
PARIS (AP) — Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, a fashion iconoclast whose clingy styles helped define the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died. The French Haute Couture Federation announced Alaia's death on Saturday without providing details. Twitter...
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November 18, 2017 - 1:53 pm
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A jury has convicted a 37-year-old man of three counts of aggravated murder in the 2016 shooting deaths of three people in a home in Washington state. The Columbian reports ( http://bit.ly/2hzG9a9 ) a jury on Friday also convicted Brent Luyster of one count of attempted...
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FILE--This photo from Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009 shows New York State Police waiting with families for students to be released after a lockdown at Stissing Mountain Middle School and High School in Pine Plains, N.Y. The president of the National Association of School Resource Officers says schools regularly practice safety plans and have gotten good at taking action anytime they hear about a potential threat in or outside the building. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
November 18, 2017 - 1:47 pm
It's a familiar scenario: A school official, hearing about a potential danger that's too close for comfort, locks down the building. A nearby bank may have been robbed. Officers might be serving a warrant in the neighborhood. There are reports of shots fired in the area. For a northern California...
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November 18, 2017 - 1:47 pm
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Fotis Kafatos, a Greek molecular biologist who had a distinguished academic career in both the United States and Europe and became the founding president of the European Research Council, has died. He was 77. His family announced his death in Heraklion, Crete on Saturday "...
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FILE - In this July 18, 2017 file photo, Harry Styles attends the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' "Dunkirk" at AMC Loews Lincoln Square in New York. Styles and R&B star Miguel will perform at the Victoria’s Secret fashion show in Shanghai on Monday, Nov. 20. People magazine reports that Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr. and Chinese singer Jane Zhang will also perform at the Mercedes-Benz Arena. The show will air Nov. 28 on CBS.(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
November 18, 2017 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Harry Styles and R&B star Miguel will perform at the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai on Monday. People magazine reports that Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr. and Chinese singer Jane Zhang will also perform at the Mercedes-Benz Arena. The show will air Nov. 28 on CBS...
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An army soldier, centre right, pleads with thousands of protesters demanding President Robert Mugabe stand down, to keep their calm and not try to surge forward, as they gather behind an army cordon on the road leading to State House in Harare, Zimbabwe Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. In a euphoric gathering that just days ago would have drawn a police crackdown, crowds marched through Zimbabwe's capital on Saturday to demand the departure of President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa's last remaining liberation leaders, after nearly four decades in power. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
November 18, 2017 - 1:13 pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Zimbabwe' state-run broadcaster says President Robert Mugabe will meet Sunday with the army commander who put him under house arrest. This will be the second meeting as their talks continue on the...
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November 18, 2017 - 1:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the status of the Palestinians' office in Washington (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The Palestinians are threatening to cut off all communication with the Trump administration if it goes through with plans to shutter the Palestine Liberation Organization office in...
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FILE - In this June 13, 2017 file photo, Lupita Nyong'o attends the Women In Film 2017 Crystal and Lucy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Nyong’o became the lone public woman of color among Weinstein’s litany of accusers, writing in a New York Times op-ed last month that she had an unsettling encounter with the producer in 2011 at his home in Connecticut. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
November 18, 2017 - 1:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In the weeks since dozens of women have accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape or sexual harassment, unleashing an avalanche of similar charges against other prominent men across American life, women and men of color have been largely absent from the national furor. The...
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