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Kathryn Johnson, a trailblazing reporter for The Associated Press whose intrepid coverage of the civil rights movement and other major stories led to a string of legendary scoops, died Wednesday. She was 93.

Her niece, Rebecca Winters, said Johnson died

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HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities on Wednesday withdrew an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of chaotic protests that have since morphed into a campaign for greater democratic change.

Secretary for Security John Lee told the semi-autonomous

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CHICAGO (AP) — Two centuries after its invention, the stethoscope — the very symbol of the medical profession — is facing an uncertain prognosis.

It is threatened by hand-held devices that are also pressed against the chest but rely on ultrasound technology

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LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is insisting he doesn't want to delay Britain's exit from the European Union beyond Oct. 31, though he appears to accept that it is

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LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the death of 39 people in a truck container in southeastern England (all times local):

3 p.m.

German Angela Merkel has expressed her condolences over the deaths of dozens of people found inside a tractor-

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After 34 years on the endangered species list, a tiny Midwestern bird is ready to fly free of federal protection.

Once diminished by hunting for feathers for hats and hurt by the damming of major rivers like the Missouri, the interior least

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the winner of this year's $1 million Berggruen Prize for philosophy and culture.

The award announced Wednesday by the Los Angeles-based Berggruen Institute honors Ginsburg for her pioneering

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he'll make a statement from the White House later Wednesday morning on what he's calling the "big success" along the Turkey-Syria.

Trump tweets that he'll discuss the cease-fire between Turkey and Syrian Kurdish

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the winner of this year's $1 million Berggruen (burr-GREW-in) Prize for philosophy and culture.

The award announced Wednesday by the Los Angeles-based Berggruen Institute honors Ginsburg for her

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INZAI CITY, Japan (AP) — Joining forces with a celebrity tycoon who dreams of going to the moon, the PGA Tour is committed to being in Japan for the long haul with its first tournament starting Thursday.

With the help of businessman Yusaku Maezawa, known for

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