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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 2:21pm

Nevertheless, they persist: Babies can copy adult tenacity

NEW YORK (AP) -- If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Especially if a baby is watching....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 2:44pm

A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 1:39pm

Was it a crime? 10 patients at nursing home died after Irma

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- Ten elderly patients died after being kept inside a nursing home that turned into a sweatbox when Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning for three days, even though just across the street was a fully functioning and cooled hospital....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 1:37pm

Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died

DETROIT (AP) -- A tiny preemie whose gravely ill mother had hoped to save her by shunning chemotherapy during pregnancy has died, a relative said Thursday....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 1:20pm

Montana set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The cleanup of a northwest Montana community where health officials say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos exposure entered a new phase Thursday as officials begin crafting ways to keep residents safe over the long term....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 1:11pm

Irma, now Maria: US Caribbean communities rush to send aid

NEW YORK (AP) -- From parties where the price of admission is a donation, to fundraising drives and online wish lists for collecting needed supplies, West Indian communities around the United States are stepping up to get help for the islands of the Caribbean ravaged by the wind and waters of hurricanes Irma and Maria, including those in places in the southern United States that were hit hard themselves....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 3:26am

Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States as the administration works to re-shape American immigration policy, officials say....

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Thursday, Sep 21, 2017 - 3:17am

'Why me?' Survivor recounts deadly Arizona flash flood

PHOENIX (AP) -- When a wall of water came toward him, all Cesar Garcia could think to do was protect his young daughter and try to save his nephew....

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