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MANCHESTER, N.H. | Baldwin urges ‘overthrow’ of Trump government via voting

MANCHESTER, N.H.  — Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully “overthrow the government of Donald Trump.” Baldwin spoke Sunday night at a fundraising dinner for the New Hampshire Democratic Party a night after returning to “Saturday Night Live” to portray the president. He says on … Continue reading MANCHESTER, N.H. | Baldwin urges ‘overthrow’ of Trump government via voting

NEW YORK | Knicks waive Joakim Noah after just 2 seasons

NEW YORK — Joakim Noah’s disappointing Knicks career is over after just two seasons. Unable to find a trade, the Knicks waived the 33-year-old center Saturday with two years and $37.8 million remaining on his contract. Noah had been away from the team since clashing with former coach Jeff Hornacek last season, when he appeared … Continue reading NEW YORK | Knicks waive Joakim Noah after just 2 seasons

NEW YORK | The Latest: Weinstein accuser’s lawyer: Claims still valid

NEW YORK — The Latest on Harvey Weinstein’s appearance before a New York judge as his lawyers try to get charges dismissed in his criminal case. (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Harvey Weinstein’s attorney says an accuser should be criminally prosecuted for perjury following the decision to drop part of the case against him. A … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Weinstein accuser’s lawyer: Claims still valid

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia | Malaysian PM campaigns for successor and former foe Anwar

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia — Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is campaigning for his designated successor and former foe Anwar Ibrahim, urging voters to support his return to active politics. Mahathir’s appearance at a late night political rally Monday marked the first time in two decades that the two shared the same stage, after setting aside … Continue reading PORT DICKSON, Malaysia | Malaysian PM campaigns for successor and former foe Anwar

DES MOINES, Iowa | In Iowa debut, Booker urges action after high court vote

DES MOINES, Iowa  — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker urged Democrats disappointed by Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation Saturday to turn their despair into action as he made his national debut in Iowa as a Democratic presidential prospect. Racing from Saturday afternoon’s Senate confirmation vote in Washington, Booker breezed into the Iowa Democratic Party’s top fall fundraiser … Continue reading DES MOINES, Iowa | In Iowa debut, Booker urges action after high court vote

CHICAGO | Mack, Amukamara lead Bears over Seahawks 24-17

CHICAGO— Khalil Mack once again put on the sort of havoc-wreaking show the Chicago Bears envisioned when they traded for the superstar pass rusher. Even better for them, they came away with the victory this time. Mack had one of six sacks against Russell Wilson, Prince Amukamara returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown … Continue reading CHICAGO | Mack, Amukamara lead Bears over Seahawks 24-17

PHILADELPHIA | The Latest: Eagles beat Falcons 18-12 in sloppy NFL opener

PHILADELPHIA— The Latest on the Atlanta Falcons playing the Philadelphia Eagles in the opening game of the NFL season (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Jay Ajayi scored on two runs and the Philadelphia defense made Matt Ryan look awful much of Thursday night as the Eagles opened the defense of their first NFL title since … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | The Latest: Eagles beat Falcons 18-12 in sloppy NFL opener

KAMPALA, Uganda | Uganda’s pop star-turned-lawmaker now facing treason charges

KAMPALA, Uganda — A Ugandan pop star-turned-lawmaker who opposes the longtime president was charged with treason in a civilian court on Thursday, minutes after a military court dropped weapons charges. The new charge was bound to bring fresh outrage from Ugandans and global musicians after Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, alleged he had … Continue reading KAMPALA, Uganda | Uganda’s pop star-turned-lawmaker now facing treason charges