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December 17, 2017 - 10:26 am
DETROIT (AP) — The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation plans to develop a center in Detroit that's focused on supporting nonprofits. Plans for the space in Detroit's New Center area were announced earlier this month by the foundation named for Wilson, the late owner of the Buffalo Bills. The location...
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December 17, 2017 - 9:36 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new state law in New York seeks to shine a light on the New York City subway system's finances. The measure, signed into law last week by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, will require the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to post its financial plans online before the agency's...
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In this undated photo provided by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, a pair of stand-off explosion detection units are deployed in The Metro in Los Angeles. U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-NY, wants the Transportation Security Administration to speed up plans to equip transit hubs with the screening devices that can detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel on Dec. 11, 2017. Schumer says stand-off explosive detection units are urgently needed in New York City and other busy transit areas. (LA Metro/Dave Sotero via AP)
December 17, 2017 - 8:41 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Screening devices that detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel are being tested in a Los Angeles transit station, but U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday the Transportation Security Administration should speed up plans to deploy the...
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December 17, 2017 - 6:56 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Screening devices that detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel are being tested in a Los Angeles transit station, but U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday the Transportation Security Administration should speed up plans to deploy the...
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In this photo released by NASA, the Soyuz MS-07 rocket is launched with Expedition 54 Soyuz Commander Anton Shkaplerov of Roscosmos, flight engineer Scott Tingle of NASA, and flight engineer Norishige Kanai of Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Shkaplerov, Tingle, and Kanai will spend the next five months living and working aboard the International Space Station. (Joel Kowsky/NASA via AP)
December 17, 2017 - 5:36 am
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, Japan and the United States has blasted off for a two-day trip to the International Space Station. The Soyuz capsule with Anton Shkaplerov, Norishige Kanai and Scott Tingle launched at 1:23 p.m. (0723 GMT; 2:23 a.m. EST)...
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FILE - This Nov. 19, 2013 file photo shows a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention logo at the agency's federal headquarters in Atlanta. Reacting to a Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 story in The Washington Post, health leaders say they are alarmed that officials at the CDC, the nation's top public health agency, are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including "fetus," ''transgender" and "science-based." (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
December 17, 2017 - 5:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Health leaders say they are alarmed about a report that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including "fetus," ''transgender" and "science-based." The health community was reacting to a...
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December 17, 2017 - 2:00 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the Transportation Security Administration to speed up plans to equip transit hubs with screening devices that can detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel. Schumer says Sunday that the devices known as stand-...
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FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2017 file photo, former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera celebrates his victory after the closing of the polls, in Santiago, Chile. Pinera oversaw economic growth during his term from 2010 to 2014. During the first round in November, Pinera obtained 36 percent of the vote, well below the expectations as more voters than expected in the hard left sided with ruling party candidate Alejandro Guillier. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
December 17, 2017 - 12:03 am
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chileans voters will decide Sunday whether to swing the world's top copper-producing country to the right or maintain its center-left path in a fiercely contested presidential runoff election. Polls had predicted that former President Sebastian Pinera would win the runoff...
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FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2017 file photo, former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera celebrates his victory after the closing of the polls, in Santiago, Chile. Pinera oversaw economic growth during his term from 2010 to 2014. During the first round in November, Pinera obtained 36 percent of the vote, well below the expectations as more voters than expected in the hard left sided with ruling party candidate Alejandro Guillier. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
December 17, 2017 - 12:01 am
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chileans voters will decide Sunday whether to swing the world's top copper-producing country to the right or maintain its center-left path in a fiercely contested presidential runoff election. Polls had predicted that former President Sebastian Pinera would win the runoff...
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FILE - This Nov. 19, 2013 file photo shows a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention logo at the agency's federal headquarters in Atlanta. Reacting to a Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 story in The Washington Post, health leaders say they are alarmed that officials at the CDC, the nation's top public health agency, are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including "fetus," ''transgender" and "science-based." (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
December 16, 2017 - 9:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Health leaders say they are alarmed about a report that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including "fetus," ''transgender" and "science-based." The health community was reacting to a...
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