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Serbia says it won’t impose sanctions on Russia

Serbia says it won't impose sanctions on Russia

BELGRADE , Serbia (AP) — Despite pressure from the European Union , Serbia will not impose sanctions against Russia or curb its ...

Foley’s death isn’t changing views in Congress

Foley's death isn't changing views in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The beheading of an American journalist in Syria , for all its horror, appears unlikely to change ...

Germany prepared to send arms to Kurds in Iraq

Germany prepared to send arms to Kurds in Iraq

BERLIN (AP) — Germany says it is prepared to arm Kurdish fighters battling Sunni insurgents in northern Iraq. ...

Sides in Gaza talks dig in as cease-fire end looms

Sides in Gaza talks dig in as cease-fire end looms

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli troops have demolished the homes of two militants suspected in the abduction and killing of three Israeli ...


National

Perry in New Hampshire: No decision on 2016

Perry in New Hampshire: No decision on 2016

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a recent indictment and tries to convince voters that he’s…

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Pentagon cites ‘dangerous’ Chinese jet intercept

Pentagon cites ‘dangerous’ Chinese jet intercept

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says a Chinese fighter jet conducted a “dangerous intercept” of a U.S. Navy aircraft three days ago off the coast of China in international airspace.…

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International

Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step…

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Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s parliament speaker says an investigation is underway into an attack on a Sunni mosque that killed more than 60 people and escalated sectarian tensions.
In a…

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Science & Technology

Apple’s stock bounces back to hit a new high

Apple’s stock bounces back to hit a new high

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple’s stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors’ renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook’s ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory…

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MLB online chief optimistic on relaxing blackouts

MLB online chief optimistic on relaxing blackouts

NEW YORK (AP) — The head of baseball’s online business says an easing of blackout restrictions on games online could come as early as next season.
In an interview this…

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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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Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria , widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a…

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Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scotland’s long debate over whether the country should become independent has proved a bonanza for printers of bumper stickers, posters, balloons and even umbrellas.
Nationwide the…

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Hamas backs International Criminal Court bid

Hamas backs International Criminal Court bid

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step…

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Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

DONETSK , Russia (AP) — Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion are returning to Russia…

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