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Final 'Rise of Skywalker' trailer debuts

NEW YORK (AP) — The final trailer for the "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" debuted Monday, offering a fleeting glimpse of the late Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia embracing...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: CBC says Trudeau's Liberals will stay in power

TORONTO (AP) — The latest on Canada's parliamentary elections times local): 10:20 p.m. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation says Justin Trudeau's Liberals will hold on to control of Canada's government. Trudeau...
Oct. 21, 2019

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation says Justin Trudeau's Liberals will hold on to government

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Broadcasting Corporation says Justin Trudeau's Liberals will hold on to government.
Oct. 21, 2019

Deliberate blackouts possible again in California amid winds

With windy, dry weather in the forecast again, California's largest utility said Monday it's considering shutting off power this week to about a half million people to try and prevent...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: Canada waits on Trudeau's fate as polls close

TORONTO (AP) — The latest on Canada's parliamentary elections times local): 10 p.m. Polls are closing across Canada and returns from the parliamentary elections will start flooding in as the...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: Florida panel backs governor in ousting sheriff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Florida Senate's debate over ouster of Broward County Sheriff (all times local): 10 p.m. A divided legislative panel has sided with Florida's...
Oct. 21, 2019

Protests spread as Bolivia says Morales near outright win

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales is close to avoiding a runoff in his re-election bid, Bolivia's top electoral authority said Monday as protests multiplied in the country...
Oct. 21, 2019

Panel backs removal of sheriff over school shooting response

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The tragedy of the Parkland school massacre framed a developing political drama in Florida's capital, as a divided legislative panel on Monday sided with the state's...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: Trudeau leads early returns but lags 2015 pace

TORONTO (AP) — The latest on Canada's parliamentary elections times local): 9:25 p.m. Justin Trudeau's Liberals are dominating early returns in Atlantic Canada but it's not the sweep that painted...
Oct. 21, 2019

Funeral rescheduled for woman fatally shot by police at home

DALLAS (AP) — The funeral has been rescheduled for a woman shot and killed in her home by a Fort Worth police officer. The service for Atatiana Jefferson is planned...
Oct. 21, 2019

Latest: Deliberate blackouts possible again in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 6:05 p.m. With windy, dry weather in the forecast again, Pacific Gas & Electric says it's considering...
Oct. 21, 2019

Transgender woman's attacker convicted of assault

DALLAS (AP) — A man charged with felony aggravated assault in the beating of a Dallas transgender woman has been convicted of misdemeanor assault. The Dallas Morning News reports Dallas...
Oct. 21, 2019

California governor wants investigation of high gas prices

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's governor has asked the attorney general to investigate why the state's gas prices are so high, pointing to a new report suggesting big oil companies...
Oct. 21, 2019

More violent clashes in Chile as many line up for food

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Protesters defied an emergency decree and confronted police in Chile's capital Monday, continuing violent clashes, arson and looting that have left at least 11 dead and...
Oct. 21, 2019

Liberal icon Trudeau fights to stay in power as Canada votes

TORONTO (AP) — Justin Trudeau faced a possible humiliating defeat as Canadians voted in parliamentary elections Monday, just four years after he channeled his father's star power to become prime...
Oct. 21, 2019

Japan's Naruhito to proclaim himself emperor at palace rite

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Emperor Naruhito is visiting three Shinto shrines at the Imperial Palace before proclaiming himself Japan's emperor in an enthronement ceremony. The 59-year-old emperor put on a...
Oct. 21, 2019

Bolivia election authority: Morales close to outright win

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales is close to avoiding a runoff in his re-election bid, Bolivia's top electoral authority said Monday, a day after a sudden halt...
Oct. 21, 2019

Man sentenced for hacking LA court system

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who hacked Los Angeles County court computers, sent 2 million malicious phishing emails and stole hundreds of credit card numbers has been sentenced in...
Oct. 21, 2019

Trump urges GOP to 'get tougher and fight' impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump called on fellow Republicans on Monday to "get tougher and fight" against the quickly moving House impeachment inquiry as Democrats blocked a GOP bid...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: Polls close in Atlantic Canada

TORONTO (AP) — The latest on Canada's parliamentary elections times local): 7:40 p.m. Polls in Atlantic Canada are closing in a federal election that could topple Justin Trudeau and his...
Oct. 21, 2019

Famed Peru restaurant pays price for special 'ladies' menu'

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A famed restaurant in Peru's capital is learning an expensive lesson when it comes to giving women menus that don't include prices. The pricey seaside La...
Oct. 21, 2019

Union official: Fired Wisconsin school guard gets job back

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin school district is rehiring a black security guard after he was fired last week for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not...
Oct. 21, 2019

The Latest: Pelosi says Trump "most afraid" of Schiff

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House impeachment inquiry (all times local): 7:30 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump and his Republican allies are "afraid" of...
Oct. 21, 2019

Judge allows Nevada to amend suit over removal of plutonium

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge agreed Monday to allow Nevada to amend its lawsuit against the U.S. Energy Department as the state tries to force the agency to...
Oct. 21, 2019

Grand jury declines to indict monsignor in consent case

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas grand jury has declined to indict the onetime deputy to Cardinal Daniel DiNardo on charges he sexually assaulted a married woman in a case that...
Oct. 21, 2019

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