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Report: Israel spied on U.S. nuclear talks with Iran

Report: Israel spied on U.S. nuclear talks with Iran

Madrid, Mar 24 (EFE).- Israel spied on the closed-door nuclear negotiations that took place between Iran and Western powers shortly after they ...

U.S. Dollar Rises Against Majors

U.S. Dollar Rises Against Majors

CANBERA (dpa-AFX) - The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Monday, as traders are ...

Ukraine urges EU to keep up sanctions pressure on Russia

Ukraine urges EU to keep up sanctions pressure on Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) — Ukraine urged the European Union on Thursday to stay united in keeping up sanctions pressure on Russia over the ...

Trump launching presidential exploratory committee

Trump launching presidential exploratory committee

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to form a presidential exploratory committee. "I am the only one who can make America ...


National

Kyodo Top12 News (21:40)

Kyodo Top12 News (21:40)

———- 54.6% say Abe should apologize in war anniv. statement: Kyodo poll TOKYO – A majority of people surveyed think Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should express regret and apologize for…
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UPDATE2: 54.6% say Abe should apologize in war anniv. statement: Kyodo poll

UPDATE2: 54.6% say Abe should apologize in war anniv. statement: Kyodo poll

A majority of people surveyed think Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should express regret and apologize for Japan’s colonial rule and aggression in marking the 70th anniversary of the end of…
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International

Nigerians continue voting after violence, technical hitches

Nigerians continue voting after violence, technical hitches

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Voting in Nigeria’s elections continued in some areas on Sunday because of technical problems. More than 40 people were killed in election-related violence Saturday, though millions…
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High turnout as Uzbekistan votes for president

High turnout as Uzbekistan votes for president

MOSCOW (AP) — Uzbekistan’s election commission said more than 70 percent of eligible voters had cast their ballots by midway through Sunday’s presidential election, where victory by longtime leader Islam…
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Science & Technology

In NYC, an unusual task force fights home-as-hotel rentals

In NYC, an unusual task force fights home-as-hotel rentals

NEW YORK (AP) — From an office by the Brooklyn Bridge, a specialized team of investigators tackles a fast-growing concern in New York City: apartments being rented like hotel rooms.…
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Jury rejects woman’s bias claims against Silicon Valley firm

Jury rejects woman’s bias claims against Silicon Valley firm

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A discrimination lawsuit that put a spotlight on gender balance and working conditions for women at Silicon Valley firms ended with a jury rejecting the female…
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Lee Kuan Yew eulogized at funeral as architect of Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew eulogized at funeral as architect of Singapore

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singaporeans bid farewell to longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew with an elaborate procession Sunday and a three-hour state funeral where his son, the current prime minister, eulogized…
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Kyodo Top12 News (15:50)

Kyodo Top12 News (15:50)

———- Lee Kuan Yew’s body transported in funeral procession in Singapore SINGAPORE – The body of Singapore’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew was transported through the city-state in a…
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Scenes of emotion as Singapore mourns Lee Kuan Yew

Scenes of emotion as Singapore mourns Lee Kuan Yew

SINGAPORE (AP) — Singaporeans turned out in the tens of thousands Sunday to pay final respects to longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew. Singapore’s prime minister for more than three decades…
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Police investigate threat to BBC boss over Clarkson firing

Police investigate threat to BBC boss over Clarkson firing

LONDON (AP) — British police are investigating a death threat made to the head of the BBC after the broadcaster fired “Top Gear” host Jeremy Clarkson over an assault on…
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Struggle to explain what motivated co-pilot in doomed flight

Struggle to explain what motivated co-pilot in doomed flight

LONDON (AP) — A disgruntled worker shoots up a workplace. A student opens fire at a high school. A pilot crashes a planeload of people into a mountainside. There may…
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Utility found ‘hazardous situation’ months before NYC blast

Utility found ‘hazardous situation’ months before NYC blast

NEW YORK (AP) — More than seven months before an explosion and fire leveled three apartment buildings in Manhattan’s East Village, utility workers discovered that the gas line to a…
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