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This aerial photo shows spills from TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline, Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, near Amherst, S.D., the company and state regulators said Thursday, but state officials don't believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems. Crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning and activated emergency response procedures after a drop in pressure was detected resulting from the leak south of a pump station in Marshall County, TransCanada said in a statement. The cause was being investigated. (DroneBase via AP)
Keystone pipeline leak won't affect last regulatory hurdleA state official says discovery of a 210,000-gallons oil spill from the Keystone pipeline will not affect the decision of Nebraska regulators next week on a massive expansion of the system.
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FILE- In this May 4, 2017 file photo, Archbishop Allen Vigneron, left, and Michael Sullivan, Provincial Minister of the Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph, pray at the tomb of Father Solanus Casey in Detroit. The Detroit priest, who is credited with helping cure a woman with a skin disease, is being beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, a major step toward sainthood, Saturday, Nov. 18 in Detroit. More than 60,000 people are expected Saturday at a Mass at Ford Field. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio_File)
Detroit priest to be beatified, was known for helping othersPriest who dedicated himself to helping others is on a path to sainthood decades after his death; beatification Mass planned Saturday
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This May, 24, 2017 photo released by Gallatin County Sheriff's Office shows Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs in Bozeman, Mont. Law enforcement officials in Montana have released more than 100 pages of documents, photos and audio from their investigation into Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte who assaulted Jacobs on the eve of his election to the U.S. House. In the attack's immediate aftermath, the Republican's campaign portrayed Jacobs as the instigator. That version of events was contradicted audio from Jacobs and by a Fox News reporter who witnessed the attack. Gianforte later pleaded guilty to assault. (Gallatin County Sheriff's Office via AP)
Montana congressman misled authorities on reporter's assaultDocuments released Friday show a Montana congressman misled investigators about his assault on a reporter and claimed that the "liberal media" was "trying to make a story" out of it
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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2015 file photo Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks during a news conference in Chicago. Rev. Jackson says he's been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy. In a Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 letter to supporters, the 76-year-old says family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago and he could no longer ignore symptoms. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green File)
Rev Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosisJesse Jackson says he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2015
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FILE -This May 6, 2009 file photo shows the dining area at the Sun Dial restaurant atop the Westin Hotel in Atlanta. The family of a 5-year-old boy whose skull was crushed in the rotating wall of the hotel restaurant has sued the Atlanta hotel, accusing it of negligence in his death. Attorney Joseph Fried filed suit Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, for Rebecca and Michael Holt of Charlotte, N.C., whose son Charlie died April 14. (Kent D. Johnson/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)
Parents sue over boy's death in rotating Atlanta restaurantFamily of 5-year-old boy whose skull became crushed in rotating wall of a hotel restaurant sues Atlanta hotel, accusing it of negligence in his death
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Jose Maria Marin, left, arrives at federal court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.  Marin is one of three former South American soccer officials who are going on trial in a U.S. case highlighting widespread corruption in the sport's governing body.  (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar'Lawyer for South American soccer official charged in corruption case involving the sport's governing body calls key witness at New York trial 'serial liar'
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., listens during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Colorado Supreme Court Justice Allison Eid, on her nomination to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Franken is accused of forcibly kissing a woman while rehearsing for a 2006 USO tour; Franken also was photographed with his hands over her breasts as she slept wearing a flak vest. He has apologized, while maintaining that he remembered the rehearsal differently.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Candidate for Ohio governor reveals sexual past on FacebookOhio state Supreme Court justice running for governor volunteers candid details of his sexual past on Facebook, blasts calls for Franken to quit US Senate and tells his critics: 'Lighten up folks'
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FILE- In this Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, file photo, the Hawaii State Hospital is shown in Kaneohe, Hawaii. Randall Saito, who walked out of the psychiatric hospital and made it to California before being captured, says he's surprised his escape worked. The 59-year-old Saito was arrested on Wednesday for investigation of felony escape. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
Hawaii psychiatric patient says he's surprised escape workedA man who walked away from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and made it to California before being captured says he was surprised his escape worked
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FILE- This Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, file photo shows vendors setting up large jars with this season's harvest of marijuana for sale at the High Times Harvest Cup in San Bernardino, Calif. California released long-awaited rules Thursday, Nov. 17, that will govern the state's emerging legal marijuana industry. Recreational sales of marijuana will become legal on Jan. 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
California's legal pot countdown: What's coming by Jan. 1The rules that will govern California's legal marijuana economy next year have been published, giving businesses and consumers a glimpse into the future
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Report shows Takata recall still moving slowlyA new report on recalls of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators shows that automakers have replaced only 43 percent of the faulty parts even though recalls have been under way for more than 15 years
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Map and aerial imagery shows the location and approximate extent of the fire at Barclay Friends senior living center; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm;
Some residents unaccounted for after huge senior center fireAuthorities are working to account for the whereabouts of all the residents of a Pennsylvania senior living community after a massive blaze tore through their complex during the middle of the night, injuring nearly 30 and leading to a chaotic evacuation
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Navy grounds air crew that made vulgar drawing in skyThe air crew who used their U.S. Navy warplane to create a vulgar sky writing above the town of Okanogan, Washington, this week have been grounded, the U.S. Navy said Friday
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