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Garrison Keillor's sexual harassment allegations go beyond single touch (MPR)

ANN HEISENFELT
| An investigation by MPR News has learned of a years-long pattern of behavior that left several women who worked for the longtime host of A Prairie Home Companion feeling mistreated, sexualized or belittled.

Shooting at Kentucky high school leaves 2 dead, at least 12 wounded

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Another five people were also injured in the attack, which authorities say was undertaken by a 15-year-old student Tuesday. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says both of those killed were also 15.

3 USA Gymnastics board members resign amid abuse scandal fallout

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The resignations come during the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar, who has admitted to sexually abusing women and girls as a doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University.

US Embassy in Jerusalem will open by end of 2019, Pence says in Israel

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Vice President Mike Pence announces a faster timeline for opening the embassy than had been previously reported, and calls Jerusalem "Israel's capital" in a speech to the Knesset.

Catholic Church steps up legal help to LA's Salvadorans

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The Archdiocese of Los Angeles plans legal aid workshops at churches popular with Salvadorans as their temporary permission to live in the U.S. is ending.

Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex assault victims after controversial letter

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After the letter she signed sparked a backlash, the French actress said she needs to provide "clarification."

For CDC, reducing flu spread takes priority over nuclear attack preparedness

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The agency scrapped plans to tell Americans what to do in a nuclear attack. Instead, it will focus on the flu. The decision came before Saturday's false alert of a ballistic missile attack.

DACA recipients can apply for renewal

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Government officials said they'll once again accept DACA renewal requests in response to a court order from a California judge.

Plane skids off runway in Turkey and onto cliff's edge

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Passengers of the Pegasus Airlines flight experienced a terrifying landing as the plane went hurtling over a cliff, leaving the aircraft dangling over the Black Sea.