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WASHINGTON (AP) " Medicare on Friday unveiled a far-reaching overhaul of how it compensates doctors and other clinicians. The goal is to reward quality, cost-effective care instead of just paying piecemeal for services. The complex regulation is nearly 2,400 pages long and will take years to fully implement. It's meant to carry out bipartisan legislation that was passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama last year. Whether it succeeds or fails, it's one of the...

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LONDON (AP) " London Zoo said Friday that a silverback gorilla's escape from its enclosure was a "minor incident" that posed no danger to the public " but animal rights activists are demanding an official, independent investigation. A...

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) " Donald Trump insists he never even met some of the women now accusing him of sexual assault, and his running mate said Friday the campaign is working on producing evidence the claims are false. Trump himself has...

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TARBORO, N.C. (AP) " As a wave of floodwater worked its way down North Carolina's swollen rivers, the governor pledged to help rebuild and protect one of the country's oldest towns chartered by African-Americans. Gov. Pat McCrory took an...

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DUBOSEVICA, Croatia (AP) " Hungary's razor-wire border fence aims to keep refugees from entering the country " but it's also blocking the natural migratory patterns of thousands of deer and other wild animals. Large herds of red deer used...

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MTV has renewed horror series

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Here's the thing about Supernatural's big old season 12 premiere: we knew that Mary Winchester (

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CHICAGO (AP) " It turns out The Field Museum's T. rex Sue didn't use those tiny arms very much. At least that's the initial conclusion from a detailed look at the fossil's right forelimb at the Argonne National Laboratory outside Chicago.

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) " Conflicting reports emerged Friday about whether the first negotiated release of some Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria in 2014 involved a ransom payment, a prisoner swap for Islamic extremist commanders,...

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BEIRUT (AP) " Syrian residents in opposition-held eastern part of the city of Aleppo woke up to a fresh wave of airstrikes on Friday amid intense clashes between government forces and rebels " part of a devastating military campaign by Syria and...

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If you're a fan of The Walking Dead, you have a theory about the identity of the person Negan (

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