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June 02, 2017 - 10:35 am
Celebrities reap the benefits of their status in society, but they must also deal with the negatives that go along with that status. Tiger Woods once dominated as the number one golfer in the world. His athletic abilities combined with his appearance and personal charisma made Tiger Woods a...
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FILE - This Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks are mixed, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, as technology and consumer-focused companies rise but consumer goods makers like Johnson & Johnson take losses. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
June 02, 2017 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Bond yields touched their lowest level of the year and the dollar's value dipped against other currencies Friday after the nation's job growth slowed more than expected last month. Stock indexes hugged close to their record highs. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index...
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In this combination photo, President Donald Trump appears in the White House in Washington on March 13, 2017, left, and comedian Kathy Griffin appears at the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Feb. 11, 2017. Griffin and her attorney have scheduled a news conference for Friday, June 2, 2017, to discuss the fallout from the comedian posing with a likeness of Trump’s severed head. The images prompted CNN to fire Griffin from her decade-long gig hosting a New Year's Eve special she had co-hosted with Anderson Cooper. Griffin apologized within hours of the images appearing online on Tuesday. They were met with swift and widespread condemnation. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, left, and Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
June 02, 2017 - 3:09 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kathy Griffin and her attorney have scheduled a news conference for Friday morning to discuss the fallout from the comedian posing with a likeness of President Donald Trump's severed head. Attorney Lisa Bloom says Griffin will discuss the photo and video she and celebrity...
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Ananya Vinay, 12, from Fresno, Calif., is kissed by her father Anupanna Vinay moments after winning the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., Thursday, June 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
June 01, 2017 - 10:41 pm
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Twelve-year-old Ananya Vinay has won the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee. The sixth-grader from Fresno, California, won by spelling "marocain," a French word for dress fabric made of...
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President Donald Trump arrives to speak about the U.S. role in the Paris climate change accord, Thursday, June 1, 2017, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 01, 2017 - 5:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump and climate change (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner did not attend President Donald Trump's announcement that the U.S. would exit the climate agreement. A White House official said the couple attended service at synagogue for...
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June 01, 2017 - 11:32 am
Former FBI director James Comey is set to testify June 8 before the Senate intelligence committee investigating Russian activities during last year's election. The committee said Thursday that Comey will testify in an open session, which will be followed by a closed session. The committee's...
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June 01, 2017 - 11:03 am
Scientists are warning that climate change could negatively impact planet Earth. The climate change is blamed on human-made contributions to the environment, from the emissions of factories to the emissions from the growing number of internal combustion engines around the world. Reputable news...
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This image provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 29, 2017, shows Tiger Woods. Police in Florida say Tiger Woods has been arrested for DUI. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says on its website that the golf great was arrested Monday and booked at about 7 a.m. (Palm Beach County Sheriuff's office via AP)
May 31, 2017 - 9:23 pm
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods can't follow simple instructions during a dazed and disoriented encounter with police in dash-cam footage that Jupiter released Wednesday night. During a field sobriety test, Woods swayed as he straddled the white line and could not take a step in the heel-to-toe...
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May 31, 2017 - 6:09 pm
COVINGTON, La. (AP) -- Skeptics of Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy's alternative to the Affordable Care Act moaned and jeered at him during a town hall in Louisiana Wednesday, and when he said he's "neutral" on the Paris Accords to combat climate change, members of the audience groaned. One shouted, "...
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FILE - In this May 4, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump talks to House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington after the House pushed through a health care bill. Women’s groups are threatening to take the Trump administration to court after a leaked draft regulation revealed a plan to let employers opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women for religious and moral reasons. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
May 31, 2017 - 4:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Women's groups are threatening to take the Trump administration to court after a leaked, draft regulation revealed a plan to let employers opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women for religious and moral reasons. The White House refused comment, calling the 125-page...
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