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FILE- In this May 4, 2017 file photo, Archbishop Allen Vigneron, left, and Michael Sullivan, Provincial Minister of the Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph, pray at the tomb of Father Solanus Casey in Detroit. The Detroit priest, who is credited with helping cure a woman with a skin disease, is being beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, a major step toward sainthood, Saturday, Nov. 18 in Detroit. More than 60,000 people are expected Saturday at a Mass at Ford Field. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio_File)
'Faithful' Detroit priest beatified by Catholic churchDetroit priest who dedicated his life to the needy is beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, a step to sainthood
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., joined by House Republicans, speaks to the media following a vote on tax reform, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  A popular deduction targeted in the GOP’s overhaul of the tax code is used by more than a quarter of all filers in a majority of states, including many led by Republicans where some residents eventually could see their federal tax bills rise.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Deduction targeted by GOP used by tax filers in most statesA popular deduction targeted in the GOP's overhaul of the tax code is used by more than a quarter of all filers in a majority of states, including many led by Republicans
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Justice deletes Facebook post, tells people to 'lighten up'An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate said on Facebook that people should "lighten up" after deleting a previous post from Friday outlining his sexual history with women that drew intense criticism
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A United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket lifts off carrying the Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1) satellite, Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. (NASA TV via AP)
New US weather satellite launched from CaliforniaAn advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar orbit from California
The Associated Press4 hours ago
This Nov. 9, 2017, photo shows wall hangings from the Grateful Dead 1989 tour, along with a collection of Grateful Dead related memorabilia, at Stremmel Auctions in Reno, Nev.  The widow of the Grateful Dead's longtime lawyer is auctioning off treasures from their long strange trip with the psychedelic rock-and-roll band.  Hal and Jesse Kant’s memorabilia collection includes signed artwork by the band’s late leader, Jerry Garcia, and backstage passes from concerts spanning 30 years.  (Jason Bean/The Reno Gazette-Journal via AP)
Widow of Grateful Dead's longtime lawyer auctions rare itemsThe widow of the Grateful Dead's longtime lawyer is auctioning off some treasures from their long strange trip with the psychedelic rock-and-roll band
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This June 29, 2015 file photo shows the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary property in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles. A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that she intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent. The jury found Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that Dana Hollister should pay the archdiocese $3.47 million and Perry $1.57 million for interference with contractual relations and other misdeeds. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
Woman must pay Katy Perry for interfering with convent saleA jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent
The Associated Press11 hours ago
This aerial photo shows spills from TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, near Amherst, S.D., the company and state regulators said Thursday, but state officials don't believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems. Crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning and activated emergency response procedures after a drop in pressure was detected resulting from the leak south of a pump station in Marshall County, TransCanada said in a statement. The cause was being investigated. (DroneBase via AP)
Keystone pipeline leak won't affect last regulatory hurdleA state official says discovery of a 210,000-gallons oil spill from the Keystone pipeline will not affect the decision of Nebraska regulators next week on a massive expansion of the system.
The Associated Press17 hours ago
This May, 24, 2017 photo released by Gallatin County Sheriff's Office shows Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs in Bozeman, Mont. Law enforcement officials in Montana have released more than 100 pages of documents, photos and audio from their investigation into Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte who assaulted Jacobs on the eve of his election to the U.S. House. In the attack's immediate aftermath, the Republican's campaign portrayed Jacobs as the instigator. That version of events was contradicted audio from Jacobs and by a Fox News reporter who witnessed the attack. Gianforte later pleaded guilty to assault. (Gallatin County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Montana congressman misled authorities on reporter's assaultDocuments released Friday show a Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter and claimed that the "liberal media" was "trying to make a story" out of it
The Associated Press20 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2015 file photo Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks during a news conference in Chicago. Rev. Jackson says he's been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy. In a Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 letter to supporters, the 76-year-old says family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago and he could no longer ignore symptoms. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green File)
Rev Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosisJesse Jackson says he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2015
The Associated Press20 hours ago
FILE -This May 6, 2009 file photo shows the dining area at the Sun Dial restaurant atop the Westin Hotel in Atlanta. The family of a 5-year-old boy whose skull was crushed in the rotating wall of the hotel restaurant has sued the Atlanta hotel, accusing it of negligence in his death. Attorney Joseph Fried filed suit Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, for Rebecca and Michael Holt of Charlotte, N.C., whose son Charlie died April 14. (Kent D. Johnson/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)
Parents sue over boy's death in rotating Atlanta restaurantFamily of 5-year-old boy whose skull became crushed in rotating wall of a hotel restaurant sues Atlanta hotel, accusing it of negligence in his death
The Associated Press21 hours ago
Jose Maria Marin, left, arrives at federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.  Marin is one of three former South American soccer officials who are going on trial in a U.S. case highlighting widespread corruption in the sport's governing body.  (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar'Lawyer for South American soccer official charged in corruption case involving the sport's governing body calls key witness at New York trial 'serial liar'
The Associated Press22 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., listens during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Colorado Supreme Court Justice Allison Eid, on her nomination to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Franken is accused of forcibly kissing a woman while rehearsing for a 2006 USO tour; Franken also was photographed with his hands over her breasts as she slept wearing a flak vest. He has apologized, while maintaining that he remembered the rehearsal differently.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Candidate for Ohio governor reveals sexual past on FacebookOhio state Supreme Court justice running for governor volunteers candid details of his sexual past on Facebook, blasts calls for Franken to quit US Senate and tells his critics: 'Lighten up folks'
The Associated Press22 hours ago
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