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Trump-speak: 100 bucks got you in to his Boston unfundraiser

August 29, 2015 | By | Reply More
Trump-speak: 100 bucks got you in to his Boston unfundraiser NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump held a $100-per-person campaign event — which he repeatedly insisted wasn’t a fundraiser — outside Boston on Friday evening as he backpedaled on his…

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In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

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In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy WASHINGTON (AP) — With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change,…

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On-Air Ambush: TV crew’s killing unfolds in real time

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On-Air Ambush: TV crew’s killing unfolds in real time The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of…

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UPDATE1: Osaka mayor to create new party, could spark opposition realignment

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UPDATE1: Osaka mayor to create new party, could spark opposition realignment Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto said Saturday he plans to establish a new political party possibly within the year, deepening the strife within Japan’s second-largest opposition party. The development could prompt…

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UPDATE1: Osaka mayor to create new party, could spark opposition realignment

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UPDATE1: Osaka mayor to create new party, could spark opposition realignment Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto said Saturday he plans to establish a new political party possibly within the year, deepening the strife within Japan’s second-largest opposition party. The development could prompt…

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Rights group urges inquiry into Lebanon protest dispersal

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Rights group urges inquiry into Lebanon protest dispersal BEIRUT (AP) — The London-based rights group Amnesty International is calling on Lebanese authorities to investigate allegations that security forces have used excessive force to disperse rallies protesting the government…

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The latest on Bangkok blast: Police find bomb-making parts

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The latest on Bangkok blast: Police find bomb-making parts BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local): 6 p.m. Thai authorities say a foreigner arrested in connection with…

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UK prosecutors mull charges for News Corp. over hacking

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UK prosecutors mull charges for News Corp. over hacking LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors say they are considering corporate charges against Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. over phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World tabloid. The news comes…

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4 men in court in Hungary over migrant truck deaths

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4 men in court in Hungary over migrant truck deaths KECSKEMET, Hungary (AP) — Four men accused of involvement in the trafficking of 71 migrants found dead in a truck in Austria were brought before a Hungarian court on Saturday…

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38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says group

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38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says group JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to a famous traditional festival in Swaziland, a rights group said on Saturday.…

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