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An aide delivers several pizzas to the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol Hill, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
The Latest: Trump still planning to go to DavosAdministration officials say President Donald Trump would be allowed to travel to Davos, Switzerland, next week even if the government has been partially shut down
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Pope Francis listens to the speech by Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski at the government palace in Lima, Peru, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)
Pope: Corruption is 'social virus' infecting Latin AmericaPope Francis strongly condemned corruption in Latin America as a "social virus" infecting all aspects of life in stern remarks Friday to Peru's president and high-ranking political leaders
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An empty walkway at an apartment complex that police say is linked to two of nine homicides by Cleophus Cookse, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in Phoenix. The Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, double homicide were two of Cooksey's relatives, according to police. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Records paint bleak picture of suspect in serial killingsCourt records show a man accused of killing nine people in metro Phoenix grew up in a household plagued by domestic violence, left home at 16 to live with his girlfriend and was in prison three years later for manslaughter
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FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008 file photo, Tom Petty, of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, performs during halftime of the Super Bowl XLII football game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots in Glendale, Ariz. Tom Petty's family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose. His wife and daughter released the results of Petty's autopsy via a statement on his Facebook page Friday night, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
Family: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdoseTom Petty's family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose
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FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2017 file photo, crews work on a border wall prototype near the border with Tijuana, Mexico, in San Diego. A U.S. official says recent testing of prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico found their heights should stop border crossers. U.S. tactical teams spent three weeks trying to breach and scale the models in San Diego. An official with direct knowledge of the results said they point to see-through steel barriers topped by concrete as the best design. The official spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the information is not authorized for release. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
Border wall tests find heights should keep out crossersU.S. tactical teams have spent weeks trying to climb over and chisel through the prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed wall with Mexico and found their heights should keep people out
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FILE - In this May 16, 2016 file photo passersby look at news photos posted outside the Los Angeles Times building downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles Times journalists have voted to unionize for the first time in the paper's 136-year history. The National Labor Relations Board on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, announced results of a Jan. 4 newsroom vote. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel,File)
Los Angeles Times loses publisher, gets unionLos Angeles Times Publisher and Chief Executive Ross Levinsohn was placed on an unpaid leave of absence amid allegations of past improper behavior.
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FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2016 file photo, Kim Kardashian West, left, and Kanye West arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York. It's Chicago — where Kanye West was raised — as the name of baby No. 3 with Kim Kardashian West. Mom made the announcement Friday, Jan. 18, 2018, on her app without explanation. Chicago was born Monday, Jan. 15 weighing in at 7 pounds, 6 ounces. She joins big sister North and middle brother Saint. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Kim and Kanye choose Chicago for their new baby's nameIt's Kanye West's hometown _ Chicago _ for baby No. 3 with Kim K
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UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, left, taunts Volkan Oezdemir, right, during their weigh-in the night before their Ultimate Fighting Championship bout Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Boston. UFC president Dana White stands between the fighters. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
Cormier can't escape Jones ahead of UFC championship defenseDaniel Cormier still fights in the shadow of disgraced ex-champion Jon Jones
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Driver Giniel De Villiers, of South Africa, and co-driver Dirk Von Zitzewitz, of Germany, race their Toyota during stage 13 of the 2018 Dakar Rally between San Juan and Cordoba, Argentina, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
Dakar: Al-Attiyah wins 13th stage, Sainz near 2nd rally winToyota driver Nasser Al-Attiyah wins penultimate stage of the Dakar Rally, while Carlos Sainz takes advantage of a crash by defending champion Stephane Peterhansel to increase his overall lead and boost his chances of winning the world's toughest rally
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FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2017 file photo, Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis, left, speaks alongside Mayor Catherine Pugh at a news conference outside the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Pugh has replaced the city’s police commissioner, saying a change in leadership is needed to reduce crime.  A news release from the mayor’s office Friday, Jan. 19, 2018,  says Deputy Commissioner Darryl DeSousa will take Kevin Davis’ place. The release says DeSousa, a 30-year veteran of the force, will assume responsibility immediately.   (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidesThe head of Baltimore's police department has been fired after the city registered a record number of homicides
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Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrives for a news conference at United Nations headquarters, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Russia exhorts Trump to counter 'Russo-phobic' intriguesRussia's top diplomat is exhorting President Donald Trump to counter what he calls "Russo-phobic" intrigues against him in the United States in order to improve ties between Washington and Moscow
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NCAA President Mark Emmert speaks during the NCAA Convention, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, in Indianapolis.  Emmert says the governing must act on a set of recommendations to clean up college basketball before the start of next season. He expects to receive the report from an independent commission by April 25. The Board of Governors will then be expected to vote on formal proposals at their August meeting. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Power Five conferences approve medical benefits extensionThe five biggest conferences in the NCAA have approved a measure requiring their schools to extend medical coverage for two years after student-athletes leave campus
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