Top Headlines for October 09, 2017

Headline News from the Associated Press
  • Trump: Hard-line immigration policies are price of DACA

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has told congressional leaders that his hard-line immigration priorities must be enacted in exchange for extending protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many of whom were brought to the U.S. illegally as children….
  • In shooting chaos, Las Vegas airport became a safe haven

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — As bullets began flying into a crowd of country music fans, a pack of 300-plus people ran about a mile to the Las Vegas airport, where they kicked down chain-link fences, hobbled over razor wire and were briefly mistaken by security officials for being attackers instead of shooting victims….
  • Decades in the making, Weinstein’s fall comes swiftly

    NEW YORK (AP) — The allegations against Harvey Weinstein spanned three decades. His downfall came in three days….
  • Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rains

    BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Nate slogged its way across the U.S. East Coast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression, a day after Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the U.S. Gulf Coast….
  • Trump criticizes GOP Sen. Corker; Corker fights back

    WASHINGTON (AP) — An enraged President Donald Trump and a prominent Republican senator who fears the country could be edging toward "chaos" engaged in an intense and vitriolic back-and-forth bashing on social media Sunday, a remarkable airing of their party's profound rifts….
  • The Latest: Nobel economics prize awarded to Richard Thaler

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the Nobel Economic Prize (all times local):…
  • Family’s plea in cold case: ‘Lord, let her be alive’

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — For nearly half her life, Ruby Williams has prayed for her daughter, Brenda: "Lord, let her be alive."…
  • Trial in Kim murder visits lab to examine VX-tainted clothes

    PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (AP) — The Malaysian court holding the trial of two women accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader moved temporarily Monday to a high-security laboratory to view the nerve agent-tainted clothes the suspects wore the day of the attack….
  • Police: At least 12 dead in capsizing of boat of Rohingya

    COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — An overcrowded boat carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar capsized in the confluence of a river and the Bay of Bengal and at least 12 people died, police said Monday. Five of the dead were children….
  • Sao Paulo struggles to end ‘Crackland’ drug market

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Every day, the addicts who occupy "Crackland," a square in the center of Sao Paulo where drugs are sold and smoked in broad daylight, pick up their blankets and tents and move across the street to let city sanitation workers clean the area….
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