Thursday October 19th, 2017 8:42AM

The Associated Press

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The Associated Press
Israel struggles to counter new wave of Palestinian rock-throwing attacks in Jerusalem
JERUSALEM (AP) — After finding high-tech solutions to halt suicide bombings and rockets, tech-savvy Israel is struggling with the resurgence of a weapon dating back to David and Goliath: the hurled ro...
6:24AM ( 2 years ago )
Schmiedlova, Van Uytvanck rally for 1st round victories at Korea Open
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Second-seeded Anna Karolina Schmiedlova of Slovakia and eighth-seeded Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium were stretched to three sets on Monday in the first round of the Korea Op...
6:15AM ( 2 years ago )
Radwanska beats Vandeweghe 6-3, 6-3 to advance to 2nd round of Pan Pacific Open
TOKYO (AP) — Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Coco Vandeweghe of the United States 6-3, 6-3 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Toray Pan Pacific Open.Seventh-seeded Radwanska saved five...
5:58AM ( 2 years ago )
Police officer identified after being shot at gas station
A Georgia police officer who was injured during a shootout with two suspects has been released from a hospital after being treated for a shoulder injury, authorities said Saturday.
5:42AM ( 2 years ago )
Even with Iran nuclear pact done, heated debate continues in Congress and 2016 campaign
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a done deal, yet opponents of the Iran nuclear agreement won't go quietly.The 60-day congressional review period has expired, and last week the State Department outlined its pla...
5:23AM ( 2 years ago )
Filipino nurse in Singapore jailed 4 months for describing locals as losers on Facebook
SINGAPORE (AP) — A Filipino nurse working in Singapore was sentenced Monday to four months in jail for describing Singaporeans as losers on his Facebook, and subsequently providing false information t...
5:19AM ( 2 years ago )
Big-time diplomatic visits by pope, China leader pose challenges for Obama's social secretary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The diplomatic double whammy of back-to-back visits by Pope Francis and Chinese President Xi Jinping is creating some pressure-filled days for Deesha Dyer, five months into her tenur...
5:17AM ( 2 years ago )
The Latest: AP critic calls Samberg a smooth, saucy Emmys host
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Here's the latest from Sunday night's 67th annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, presented by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (all times...
4:59AM ( 2 years ago )
In down-to-wire budget battle in Congress, GOP leaders in tricky territory to avoid shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' Republican leaders face stark tests as they fight to keep the government open past month's end, amid fears a shutdown could imperil their party's White House ambitions.For...
4:54AM ( 2 years ago )
HTC's removal from blue chip index marks decline from smartphone innovator to also ran
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's stock exchange has removed smartphone maker HTC from its index of blue chip companies, signposting the dramatic decline of a business that once ranked as Taiwan's No. 1...
4:46AM ( 2 years ago )