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Iraq calls for end to extremist ‘sanctuaries’

Iraq calls for end to extremist 'sanctuaries'

PARIS (AP) — Reconnaissance planes at the ready, France called together diplomats to come up with a coherent global ...

Across the years, Obama’s 9/11 message varies

Across the years, Obama's 9/11 message varies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Five times, President Barack Obama has come before the American people to reckon with the legacy ...

Kerry, Iraqi PM embrace unity to defeat insurgency

Kerry, Iraqi PM embrace unity to defeat insurgency

BAGHDAD (AP) — With a new Iraqi government finally in place and a growing Mideast consensus on defeating insurgent threats, U.S. ...

Ebola is surging in places it had been beaten back

Ebola is surging in places it had been beaten back

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Doctors Without Borders shuttered one of its Ebola treatment centers in Guinea in May. They ...


National

Some consumers risk losing health law tax credits

Some consumers risk losing health law tax credits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of consumers risk losing financial aid for health care premiums under President Barack Obama's law unless they clear up lingering questions about their incomes, administration officials…
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Chicago, NY, Hawaii on Obama library’s short list

Chicago, NY, Hawaii on Obama library’s short list

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chicago, New York and Honolulu have made the short list to host Barack Obama's future presidential library. The Barack Obama Foundation, which is developing and raising money…
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International

Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes

Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes

OAKHURST, Calif. (AP) — Two out-of-control wildfires in California forced hundreds of residents to flee from their homes on Sunday, including one near a lakeside resort town that has destroyed…
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Hundreds flee 3 California wildfires; homes burn

Hundreds flee 3 California wildfires; homes burn

OAKHURST, Calif. (AP) — Two out-of-control wildfires in California forced hundreds of residents to flee from their homes on Sunday, including one near a lakeside resort town that has destroyed…
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Science & Technology

Microsoft to buy ‘Minecraft’ maker for $2.5B

Microsoft to buy ‘Minecraft’ maker for $2.5B

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft will acquire the maker of the popular game Minecraft for $2.5 billion . The technology company said it will buy Stockholm -based game maker Mojang…
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Kim Dotcom’s party poised to win New Zealand seats

Kim Dotcom’s party poised to win New Zealand seats

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — At a recent political rally in Wellington , indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom jokingly asked members of New Zealand’s spy agency to raise their hands.…
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Israeli official: Gas attacks continue in Syria

Israeli official: Gas attacks continue in Syria

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel’s defense chief says Syrian armed forces have continued to use poison gases against civilians. Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon (MOH’-shuh YAH’-uh-lohn) was asked at a…
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Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – America’s top military officer said Wednesday the U.S. threat to withdraw all troops out of Afghanistan if no security pact is signed may encourage the…
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Taxi! Seeking women to drive for female passengers

Taxi! Seeking women to drive for female passengers

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes a woman can be hard to find — if you’re looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City . Less…
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Escaped school shooter had pitchfork, patrol says

Escaped school shooter had pitchfork, patrol says

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The convicted killer of three students who briefly escaped from an Ohio prison last week had a pitchfork when he was captured, the state patrol said…
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Lawyer: Mom in dead infants case in prison unit

Lawyer: Mom in dead infants case in prison unit

BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in the squalid, vermin-infested home where she lives is now in a prison treatment unit…
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Hundreds flee 2 California wildfires; homes burn

Hundreds flee 2 California wildfires; homes burn

OAKHURST, Calif. (AP) — Two out-of-control wildfires in California forced hundreds of residents to flee from their homes on Sunday, including one near a lakeside resort town that has destroyed…
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