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CAYCE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly Amtrak train crash in South Carolina (all times local):

1:10 p.m.

Amtrak says train company CSX is responsible for maintaining signals, switching and the scheduling of trains along tracks in

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Janet Yellen said she was disappointed that President Donald Trump didn't offer her a second term as Federal Reserve chair, but supports her central bank successor, Jerome Powell, who takes over on Monday.

Powell, a Fed board member since

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CAYCE, S.C. (AP) — An Amtrak passenger train slammed into a freight train parked on a side track in South Carolina early Sunday, killing two Amtrak crew members and injuring more than 110 people, authorities said. It was the third deadly wreck involving Amtrak in less than two

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's judiciary acknowledged Sunday that it has granted medical leave to an ailing 81-year-old Iranian-American convicted of espionage charges, one of a number of dual nationals swept up in detentions criticized by the United Nations.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Janet Yellen says she was disappointed that President Donald Trump didn't offer her a second term as Federal Reserve chair.

But she says she supports her successor at the central bank, Jerome Powell, and calls him "a very thoughtful

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BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the center-left Social Democrats embarked Sunday on a final push for an agreement on a new German government, though negotiators appeared likely to need one more day.

The effort to put together a

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HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Al Green still calls Jose Escobar one of his constituents, even though Escobar was deported after what he thought would be a routine check-in with immigration authorities.

That's why Green, a Houston Democrat, flew to El Salvador on

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GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Lindsey Vonn won her second World Cup downhill of the weekend on Sunday in a perfect dress rehearsal for the Pyeongchang Olympics.

It was the American's third straight triumph in the discipline after also winning in

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pixar's "Coco" swept the 45th Annie Awards, winning 11 trophies at the annual ceremony honoring the year's best in animation.

As expected, the Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) tale was dominant at the Annies, held Saturday night at

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CAYCE, S.C. (AP) — An Amtrak passenger train slammed into a freight train parked on a side track in South Carolina early Sunday, killing two Amtrak crew members and injuring more than 110 people, authorities said. It was the third deadly wreck involving Amtrak in less than two

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