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at 21:21 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Powerful Hurricane Matthew on Caribbean track toward Jamaica
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Hurricane Matthew grew into a powerful Category 4 storm on Friday as it crossed the Caribbean Sea on a course that could have it pounding Jamaica within days.
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at 21:17 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Breakdown of video in police killing of man in California
EL CAJON, Calif. — A moment-by-moment breakdown of events shown in two videos released Friday showing an El Cajon, California, police officer shooting and killing Alfred Olango, an unarmed black man.
at 20:38 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Twitter, 'lies' and videotape: Trump shames beauty queen
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Plunging deeper into campaign controversy, Donald Trump publicly shamed a former beauty queen on Friday for her "disgusting" sexual past and then — in one of presidential history's more bizarre moments — encouraged Americans to watch a "sex tape" he said would support his case.
at 20:04 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Stripper segregation: Feds say club mistreats black dancers
JACKSON, Miss. — Clothed in the power of the law, the federal government is again suing a Mississippi strip club, saying black strippers should be treated equally when they take it all off.
at 19:29 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
NTSB has yet to interview injured engineer in deadly crash
HOBOKEN, N.J. — National Transportation Safety Board investigators held off questioning the engineer in the deadly Hoboken train crash because of his injuries Friday and struggled to lift clues from the train's black box recorders.
at 19:20 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Videos showing police shooting of black man released
EL CAJON, Calif. — Video footage released Friday of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb shows an officer fired four shots almost immediately after the man suddenly raised both hands to chest level and took what was described as a shooting stance.
at 18:05 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Obama to Bill Clinton after Peres funeral: 'Let's go!'
JERUSALEM — President Barack Obama was left cooling his heels after attending the funeral for Israel's Shimon Peres as former President Bill Clinton chatted on the tarmac.
at 17:36 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, school shooting
ANDERSON, S.C. — A 14-year-old South Carolina boy was charged as a juvenile Friday with murder and three counts of attempted murder after authorities say he killed his father and opened fire on students at a school playground, wounding three people.
at 17:28 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Doctor: Concert promoter in $200 million fraud is bipolar
MIAMI — A former concert promoter who staged tours worldwide by acts such as the Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Fleetwood Mac suffers from long-term bipolar disorder that likely affected his judgment in orchestrating a $200 million fraud scheme, a doctor testified Friday in the promoter's sentencing hearing.
at 17:26 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
AP Sources: Deal will allow Pitt visitation with children
LOS ANGELES — Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached a temporary custody agreement that will allow the actor to visit with his six children, sources said Friday.
at 16:39 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Louisiana governor sues AG over anti-discrimination clause
BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards sued the state attorney general Friday for rejecting contracts with an anti-discrimination clause that would protect LGBT people, language the governor ordered to be included in nearly all state contracts.
at 16:16 on September 30, 2016, EDT.
Peres, remembered for tireless peace efforts, laid to rest
JERUSALEM — Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday by dozens of world leaders who praised Israel's former president and prime minister for pursuing peace with an indefatigable spirit and optimism, even though his vision of a "new Middle East" was never fulfilled.
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