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Trump’s new message man deletes inconvenient tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after accepting a top White House job, President Donald Trump's new communications adviser announced Saturday that he's deleting old tweets, saying his own views have evolved and that what he said in the past shouldn't be a distraction.

Virginia governor’s debate revolves around ‘dangerous’ Trump

HOT SPRINGS, Va. (AP) — The two major party candidates in Virginia's closely watched race for governor argued Saturday over the typical debate fare — guns, abortion, health care — as well as the best approach to dealing with President Donald Trump.

California governor turns to housing, rail after climate win

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown's aggressive plea for lawmakers to renew California's signature climate change law proved fruitful this week, bolstering his credibility as a world leader in the fight against global warming.

The Latest: Trump dines with top aides at his Virginia club

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Virginia to commission an aircraft carrier (all times local):

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Bush, Cuban: Trump dragging down GOP, billionaires

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's performance in the White House will make it harder for Republicans — and billionaires — in the coming elections, two of his most prominent critics said Saturday.

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Chicago festival to mark Pokemon Go anniversary goes awry

CHICAGO (AP) — A Pokemon Go festival at Chicago's Grant Park to celebrate the virtual game's one-year anniversary went awry when a technical glitch prevented many players from logging on.

UK to tighten rules on drones after near-misses with planes

LONDON (AP) — British officials announced plans Saturday to further regulate drone use in a bid to prevent accidents and threats to commercial aviation.

Rating agency more hopeful on Greece but balks at upgrade

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has raised its outlook for Greece from "stable" to "positive," encouraged by a recent round of cost-cutting reforms and an expected return to growth this year.

UAW, Nissan pressing high-stakes campaign for worker votes

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The United Auto Workers faces a strong anti-union campaign from Nissan Motor Co. as it tries to gain a foothold in the union-averse South by organizing workers at the Japanese automaker's Mississippi plant.

US stocks dip with energy prices; European stocks sink

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished barely lower Friday as energy companies fell with oil prices and a 10-day rally for technology companies came to an end. But Wall Street mostly avoided the sharp losses that hit European stocks.

Environmental report on pipeline favorable for developers

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Pipeline intended to carry natural gas across West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina would have some adverse environmental effects, including impacts on water resources, forest and other habitats, but most could be reduced to insignificant levels, an assessment by federal regulators found.

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Creators, cast of ‘Stranger Things’ debut season 2 trailer

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The creators of "Stranger Things" premiered a trailer for the show's second season at Comic-Con on Saturday that was so new, even the cast hadn't seen it.

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Day 3 of Spring 2016 New York Fashion Week’s most inspiring

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The Latest: Violinist symbolic of Venezuela protest bloodied

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on protests in Venezuela against President Nicolas Maduro's bid to rewrite the constitution (all times local):

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Possible melted fuel seen for first time at Fukushima plant

TOKYO (AP) — An underwater robot captured images of solidified lava-like rocks Thursday inside a damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, spotting for the first time what is believed to be nuclear fuel that melted six years ago.

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Creators, cast of ‘Stranger Things’ debut season 2 trailer

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The creators of "Stranger Things" premiered a trailer for the show's second season at Comic-Con on Saturday that was so new, even the cast hadn't seen it.

Chicago festival to mark Pokemon Go anniversary goes awry

CHICAGO (AP) — A Pokemon Go festival at Chicago's Grant Park to celebrate the virtual game's one-year anniversary went awry when a technical glitch prevented many players from logging on.

Bryant gallops home, Cubs rally in 8th, edge Cardinals 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant galloped home from first base on Anthony Rizzo's bloop double, capping a three-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Chicago Cubs over the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Saturday in the ever-tightening NL Central race.

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Chicago festival to mark Pokemon Go anniversary goes awry

CHICAGO (AP) — A Pokemon Go festival at Chicago's Grant Park to celebrate the virtual game's one-year anniversary went awry when a technical glitch prevented many players from logging on.

UK to tighten rules on drones after near-misses with planes

LONDON (AP) — British officials announced plans Saturday to further regulate drone use in a bid to prevent accidents and threats to commercial aviation.

Rating agency more hopeful on Greece but balks at upgrade

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has raised its outlook for Greece from "stable" to "positive," encouraged by a recent round of cost-cutting reforms and an expected return to growth this year.

UAW, Nissan pressing high-stakes campaign for worker votes

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The United Auto Workers faces a strong anti-union campaign from Nissan Motor Co. as it tries to gain a foothold in the union-averse South by organizing workers at the Japanese automaker's Mississippi plant.

US stocks dip with energy prices; European stocks sink

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished barely lower Friday as energy companies fell with oil prices and a 10-day rally for technology companies came to an end. But Wall Street mostly avoided the sharp losses that hit European stocks.

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