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A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race
CAZENOVIA, N.Y. (AP) First-term Republican U.
Oct 16 4:52PM AP

EU official urges Britain's May to get creative on Brexit
LUXEMBOURG (AP) The European Union largely abandoned the hope of clinching a Brexit deal this month and a top EU official implored British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday to come up with "a new method of thinking" on the Irish border issue that has stumped negotiators for over a year.
Oct 16 4:52PM AP

Goldman, Morgan report strong 3Q profits; shares jump
NEW YORK (AP) Despite the usual lull in activity, Wall Street's biggest names had a pretty good summer.
Oct 16 4:50PM AP

Injured Bosa leaves Ohio State to prep for pro career
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Injured defensive end Nick Bosa has decided to leave to school to focus on getting ready for the NFL draft in the spring, Ohio State said Tuesday.
Oct 16 4:50PM AP

Man sentenced in accidental shooting of 14-year-old cousin
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) A suburban Detroit man charged in the death of his 14-year-old cousin who was fatally shot in the chest by a handgun the accused had stashed under a mattress has been sentenced to six to 15 years in prison.
Oct 16 4:47PM AP

Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabetics
SEATTLE (AP) Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss.
Oct 16 4:47PM AP

Tropical storm lashes eastern Yemen, injures dozens
SANNA, Yemen (AP) A tropical storm has battered eastern Yemen, with three days of heavy rainfall and flooding injuring dozens of people, destroying property and killing livestock, Yemeni officials and the United Nations said Tuesday.
Oct 16 4:46PM AP

Can Pinterest succeed with slow-growth strategy?
NEW YORK (AP) If Instagram is the dream vacation you'll never go on and Facebook is Thanksgiving with too many relatives arguing over politics, Pinterest is sitting on the couch by yourself, watching a home-improvement show and absent-mindedly flipping through an old issue of Gourmet magazine.
Oct 16 4:45PM AP

NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) The NASA astronaut who survived last week's failed launch and emergency landing says he knew he needed to stay calm.
Oct 16 4:43PM AP

Armenian premier steps down, maneuvering for early election
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) Armenia's prime minister stepped down Tuesday, a political maneuver aimed at forcing an early election.
Oct 16 4:41PM AP

French hostage in Yemen freed after more than 4 months
PARIS (AP) France's president on Tuesday announced the release of a French citizen held hostage in Yemen for more than four months.
Oct 16 4:40PM AP

US writers Kushner, Powers in running for Man Booker Prize
LONDON (AP) The Man Booker Prize is set to be awarded to one of six finalists, including a gritty story set in a women's prison, a novel in verse about a divided America and an environmental epic that has been likened to "Moby Dick" for trees.
Oct 16 10:00AM AP

Police call for witnesses to help in Cologne hostage probe
BERLIN (AP) Cologne police are investigating whether Islamic extremism was the motivation behind a bloody hostage-taking at the city's main train station, and called Tuesday on witnesses to upload any photos of videos from the scene to aid their probe.
Oct 16 9:56AM AP

More ancient wrecks, pottery found in Greek ships' graveyard
ATHENS, Greece (AP) Greece's culture ministry says a Greek-U.S. team has located traces of three more ancient shipwrecks with pottery cargoes, and two from later times, in a rich ships' graveyard in the eastern Aegean Sea.
Oct 16 9:49AM AP

Audi fined $925 million in Germany over diesel emissions
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) German authorities have fined luxury automaker Audi 800 million euros ($925 million) for selling cars with excessive diesel emissions.
Oct 16 9:46AM AP

Turkish police shoot tractor driver near Israeli residence
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) Police in Ankara shot Tuesday the driver of a tractor that struck a series of cars in the Turkish capital and appeared headed for the Israeli embassy.
Oct 16 9:45AM AP

Israeli defense minister: Now's the time to strike Hamas
JERUSALEM (AP) Israel's defense minister says the time has come to deliver a "heavy blow" to Gaza's militant Hamas leaders, after weeks of border violence.
Oct 16 9:37AM AP

UK wages rising at fastest rate in nearly a decade
LONDON (AP) Official figures show that wages in Britain are rising at their fastest rate in nearly a decade.
Oct 16 9:36AM AP

Facebook requires UK political ad buyers to reveal identity
LONDON (AP) Facebook says that anyone who takes out a British political ad on the social media platform will now be forced to reveal their identity, in a bid to increase transparency and curb misinformation.
Oct 16 9:33AM AP

2020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti brought the Democratic Party chairmen from Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada backstage to meet late night television host Jimmy Kimmel and superstar hip-hop producer DJ Khaled.
Oct 16 5:23AM AP