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FILE - This Oct. 24, 2005, file photo shows Shaquille O'Neal watching from the bench as the Miami Heat plays the Atlanta Hawks in a pre-season basketball game. O'Neal, a New Jersey native, is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Murphy campaign spokesman Dan Bryan says O'Neal will formally endorse Murphy on Monday. He had no further details. O'Neal backed Christie in his 2013 re-election bid, calling the governor a "great man" and even appearing in an ad for him. Christie cannot seek re-election because of term limits. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, FILE)
September 21, 2017 - 5:01 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Murphy campaign spokesman Dan Bryan says O'Neal will formally endorse Murphy on Monday. He had no further details. O'Neal...
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FILE - This Oct. 24, 2005, file photo shows Shaquille O'Neal watching from the bench as the Miami Heat plays the Atlanta Hawks in a pre-season basketball game. O'Neal, a New Jersey native, is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Murphy campaign spokesman Dan Bryan says O'Neal will formally endorse Murphy on Monday. He had no further details. O'Neal backed Christie in his 2013 re-election bid, calling the governor a "great man" and even appearing in an ad for him. Christie cannot seek re-election because of term limits. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, FILE)
September 21, 2017 - 5:01 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal is backing Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Murphy campaign spokesman Dan Bryan says O'Neal will formally endorse Murphy on Monday. He had no further details. O'Neal...
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Cesar Garcia wipes his eye as he talks about how he and other family members survived the Payson, Ariz., flash flooding this summer that killed 10 other family members, at his home, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
September 21, 2017 - 4:59 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — As water rushed around him, Cesar Garcia clung desperately to a tree and his 1-year-old daughter, hoisting himself above the debris-filled creek that had swept the pair downstream and killed 10 of his family members. "All I could think of was like, 'Hold on to my baby.' If I didn't...
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FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows a sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stock indexes veered slightly lower in early trading Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, as investors sized up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
September 21, 2017 - 4:59 pm
A slide in technology companies weighed on U.S. stocks Thursday, pulling the market lower for the first time this week and erasing modest gains from a day earlier. Supermarket operators, beverage companies and other consumer-focused stocks also declined. Industrial companies and banks led the...
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President Donald Trump speaks at a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the Palace Hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 21, 2017 - 4:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — World leaders are learning to speak Donald Trump, offering big dollops of praise and echoing the president's own language this week at the U.N. General Assembly in New York. In a series of meetings with his foreign counterparts, Trump has seemed to delight in the fact that some of...
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Pope Francis meets members of a children's choir from Mexico during his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. The pontiff prayed for the victims of the 7.1 magnitude quake that hit Mexico on Tuesday leaving several hundred dead, including children trapped under a collapsed school in Mexico City. (L'osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)
September 21, 2017 - 4:54 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Thursday acknowledged the Catholic Church was "a bit late" in realizing the damage done by priests who rape and molest children, and said that the decades-long practice of moving pedophiles around rather than sanctioning them was to blame. Francis met Thursday...
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September 21, 2017 - 4:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook and the Russia investigation (all times local): 4:50 p.m. The top Democrats on the House and Senate intelligence panels are praising Facebook's decision to provide thousands of ads bought by a Russian agency to Congress. Rep. Adam Schiff of California and Sen...
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September 21, 2017 - 4:44 pm
The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. U2; $8,024,692...
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FILE- In this Oct. 27, 2016 file photo, Republican vice presidential candidate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's campaign airplane sits partially on the tarmac and the grass after sliding off the runway while landing at LaGuardia airport in New York. A report by the National Transportation Safety Board released on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, held the pilots responsible for the aircraft over-running the runway. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
September 21, 2017 - 4:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Pilots landing a plane that overran a runway at LaGuardia Airport while carrying then-vice presidential candidate Mike Pence made "several failures in close succession" that caused the plane to end up in a field of arrestor beds close to a highway, investigators said Thursday. The...
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September 21, 2017 - 4:42 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities allege that a Wisconsin man accused of blowing up his home to cover up killing his wife gave conflicting statements to police before admitting he shot her. Fifty-nine-year-old Steven Pirus, of Madison, was charged Thursday with first-degree intentional homicide and...
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