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  • Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report August 17, 2018
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania bishop named in a grand jury report on rampant sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy said Friday he has "profound remorse" and offers his "heartfelt apology" to the victims.Speaking at a Mass of forgiveness,
  • Markets Right Now: Stocks shake off wobbly start, end higher August 17, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.The stock market shook off a wobbly start and ended broadly higher on hopes that China and the U.S. were making progress on resolving their trade disp
  • Woman charged in Washington bridge push caught on video August 17, 2018
    VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A woman accused of injuring her 16-year-old friend when she pushed the teen off a bridge in Washington state has been charged with reckless endangerment following a shove captured on video that went viral.The KGW televisi
  • Stan Lee gets 3-year restraining order against ex-adviser August 17, 2018
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stan Lee's restraining order against a former business manager was extended for three years on Friday, in another apparent step toward stability for the Marvel Comics mogul after a tumultuous year.A Los Angeles Superior Court
  • Church president: Use 'Latter-day Saints' not 'Mormon' August 17, 2018
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The faith has the famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently made a documentary about its members called "Meet the Mormons" and uses "Mormon" in its official website addresses.But on Thursday Mormon church President Russell M

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  • Harper drives in 3, Nationals snap skid, beat Cardinals 5-4 August 17, 2018
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Koda Glover rewarded his manager's faith.Bryce Harper had three hits and drove in three runs, Glover earned the save in the first opportunity since Ryan Madson was placed on the disabled list, and the Washington Nationals snappe
  • Newseum to honor legendary black journalist with statue August 16, 2018
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A pioneering black, female journalist is being honored with a statue in the nation's capital.A life-size sculpture of Alice Allison Dunnigan, the first African-American woman credentialed to cover the White House, will go on di
  • Rapper Juelz Santana pleads guilty to airport gun charge August 16, 2018
    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rapper Juelz Santana admitted in court Thursday that he tried to get a gun onto a plane at a New York-area airport earlier this year.Santana, whose real name is LaRon James, pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a conv
  • Aretha Franklin's music rising on charts following her death August 16, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin's music quickly climbed the iTunes' charts following her death on Thursday.Her "30 Greatest Hits" album hit the No. 1 spot, replacing Nicki Minaj's new album, while "Respect" topped the songs' charts.More s
  • Beyond 'The Walking Dead,' Lauren Cohan is ready for change August 16, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Even battling zombies day in and day out can get repetitive.After eight seasons of fighting for her life on AMC's "The Walking Dead," Lauren Cohan knew she needed a change when she felt a little too comfortable with the job.


  • Phillies' Nick Williams: Homers and steals in doubleheader August 17, 2018
    Williams went a combined 3-for-9 with two runs, two RBI, a homer and a steal in Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets. The outfielder hit his 17th homer of the season off Corey Oswalt in the first game of the day, tying the game in the third inning before everything fell apart and the Phillies
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  • Drellich: Plenty of intrigue in assembling Red Sox postseason pitching staff August 17, 2018
    The Red Sox have carried 11 pitchers on their Division Series roster the past two seasons. The road to 11 this time around will take some tough decisions. Who stays? Who goes?  
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  • Phillies' Wilson Ramos: Another three-hit day August 17, 2018
    Ramos went 3-for-5 with an RBI in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets. Ramos has now had three hits in each of his first two games with his new team. He seems to be showing no ill effects from the hamstring injury which sidelined him for a month. The catcher hit sixth […]
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