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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
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SEATTLE (AP) " The University of Washington is getting $210 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to help build a new facility to advance efforts to improve the health and well-being of people around the world, officials said Tuesday. The donation from the largest private foundation in the world, located just miles from the Seattle campus, is the largest single gift in the university's history. The new building will serve as a research hub for faculty and others...

Updated at 2:13 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " Always up for a party, Cleveland is about to rock like never before. For more than 50 years, fans agonized while waiting for one their three major professional teams to win a championship, a drought that defined the city...

Updated at 2:09 PM

WOODSTOCK, Ontario (AP) " Police say a nurse has been charged with the murders of eight elderly people at nursing homes in southwestern Ontario over seven years. Woodstock Police Chief William Renton said Tuesday that 49-year-old Elizabeth...

Updated at 2:09 PM

WIGGINS, Miss. (AP) " Stone High School's football team was making a name for itself as the Tomcats turned around years of mediocrity with a winning season under the school's first-year coach. But now the south Mississippi school's football...

Updated at 2:09 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " The last time the Cleveland Indians won the World Series, Dewey led Truman in the polls. The Chicago Cubs' last title was 13 days after the first Ford Model T car was completed. Lovable losers known for decades of defeat...

Updated at 2:06 PM

SANAA, Yemen (AP) " The United Nations envoy to Yemen has handed an outline for a peace plan to Houthi rebels in control of the capital which includes depriving their rival, President Abed-Rabbo Mansour Hadi, of his authorities and the withdrawal...

Updated at 2:03 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): 11:05 a.m. Hillary Clinton's big donors aren't letting up on the gas even as some recent polls show her pulling away from her Republican opponent, Donald...

Updated at 2:01 PM

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) " A birther date in Venezuela is heating up as President Nicolas Maduro's opponents seek to push the embattled socialist leader from office at any cost. On Tuesday, the opposition-controlled congress will hold a...

Updated at 1:58 PM

CALAIS, France (AP) " Crews in hard hats and orange jumpsuits on Tuesday started dismantling a makeshift camp in France that has become a symbol of Europe's migrant crisis while thousands of people remained there waiting to be...

Updated at 1:33 PM

MOSCOW (AP) " The IOC is asking Russia to provide details of how anti-doping procedures were carried out over a five-year period as the Olympic body investigates the country's drug scandals. The IOC set up a disciplinary commission in July...

Updated at 1:30 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " Event planner Beth Bernstein decided she had had enough with Donald Trump after his 2005 hot-mic boasts about groping women came to light earlier this month. She removed photos of weddings she had thrown at a Trump hotel in...

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