Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

NEW YORK (AP) - Charlie Sheen said his bad-boy days are over and, with Tuesday's...positive," Steve Honig, a spokesperson for Mueller, said in an email.___AP writers Lynn Elber and Anthony McCartney in Los Angeles, Hannah Cushman in...
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Salt Lake City elects first openly gay mayor amid setbacks

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Former Utah lawmaker Jackie Biskupski on Tuesday became the first openly gay mayor of Salt Lake City, the capital of the conservative...
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Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

DETROIT (AP) - Several U.S. governors are threatening to halt efforts to allow Syrian refugees into their states in the aftermath of the...
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Woman who held disabled people captive gets life in prison

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A woman who kept mentally disabled adults captive in the basement of a Philadelphia home and in other states for their disability...
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...French President Francois Hollande said Monday.According to an AP count, Britain has an estimated 350 returnees. Germany has documented...who represents more than two dozen of them. He spoke with the AP in an interview before Friday's attacks."The justice system...
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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...the ongoing investigation.Surveillance video obtained by the AP also indicated a team of three attackers carried out the shootings...several days before the attacks, a French judicial official told AP, speaking on condition of anonymity because she was not authorized...
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Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

...adding that it's "outrageous" to suggest Carson can't name existing or potential U.S. allies.Williams, meanwhile, told AP that Clarridge is entitled to his view, but rejected the notion that Carson is less qualified or capable than any of his rivals...
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More Thanksgiving travelers; don't get stuck at airport

...checking in, seats can be changed at airport kiosks and on some airlines' mobile applications.__Follow Scott Mayerowitz at His work can be found at
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Census weighs changes to counting American Indians

...said. "They weren't answering any questions from the government."___Follow Russell Contreras on Twitter at . His work can be found at
Today in Sports History: Nov. 18

...State beats No. 2 Michigan 42-39 in Columbus in the regular-season finale. The Big Ten rivals had the top two spots in the AP football poll since Oct. 15.2007 - Jimmie Johnson becomes the first driver to win consecutive Nextel Cup championships since...


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