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Car bomb in southwest Pakistan kills at least 11, wounds 20

17 min 39 sec ago
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) -- A powerful car bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in southwestern Pakistan on Friday killed 11 people and wounded 20, officials said....
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The Latest: Merkel calls UK's residency stance 'good start'

1 hour 17 min ago
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local):...
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Philippines: Malaysian financier believed killed in siege

1 hour 17 min ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A Malaysian militant who helped lead and finance the siege of a southern Philippine city is believed to have been killed as the local jihadis aligned with the Islamic State group become increasingly constricted after a month of fighting, the military chief said Friday....
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Friend of ousted S. Korean president gets 3 years in prison

1 hour 17 min ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A South Korean court on Friday sentenced a longtime friend of ousted President Park Geun-hye to three years in prison for using her presidential ties to unlawfully get her daughter into a prestigious Seoul university....
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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina

2 hours 19 min ago
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones - especially red and blue superhero themed digits - has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star....
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Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

2 hours 19 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create and other issues, a spokesman for Cosby said....
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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

3 hours 19 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night....
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Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

4 hours 20 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Kuwait has given Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that includes shutting down Al-Jazeera and cutting diplomatic ties to Iran....
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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

4 hours 20 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Philadelphia 76ers got the player they wanted and Lonzo Ball the team he wanted....
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Detroit judge halts deportation of Iraqi Christians

5 hours 21 min ago
DETROIT (AP) -- A judge on Thursday temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq....
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Judges: 'Making a Murderer' confession improperly obtained

6 hours 25 min ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The confession of a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was improperly obtained and he should be retried or released from prison, a three-judge federal appeals panel ruled Thursday....
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'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison

9 hours 26 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An online conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" ended Thursday with real-world consequences when a North Carolina man was sentenced to prison for arming himself with an assault rifle, traveling to the nation's capital and firing his weapon inside a neighborhood pizza restaurant....
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"You can hear the screams": Inside Yemen's secret prisons

11 hours 32 min ago
MUKALLA, Yemen (AP) -- They call it the "grill": The victim is tied to a spit like a roast and spun furiously within a circle of fire. It is just one of the terrors inflicted by interrogators on detainees in Yemen who are routinely beaten with wires and were kept in filthy shipping containers, blindfolded for months - all by one of America's closest counterterrorism allies....
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No tapes: Trump says he didn't record meetings with Comey

12 hours 33 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Thursday on Twitter that he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey....
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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

12 hours 33 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defended her leadership on Thursday in the face of needling from President Donald Trump and grumbling from fellow House Democrats exasperated after a high-profile special election loss....
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US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

12 hours 33 min ago
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. government officials say grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park region are no longer threatened, and that they will lift protections that have been in place for more than 40 years....
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Americans and guns: It's complicated

12 hours 33 min ago
ATLANTA (AP) -- Americans have long had a complex relationship with guns....
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Manson follower, longest-serving female inmate, seeks parole

12 hours 33 min ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A parole hearing resumed Thursday for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel - a follower of cult leader Charles Manson - after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the murders nearly five decades ago....
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Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

12 hours 33 min ago
WYOMING, Ohio (AP) -- Celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after returning home in a coma, a packed crowd of mourners gathered Thursday as Otto Warmbier's loved ones shared stories about his affinity for hugs, thrift-store clothes-shopping and little-known rap music....
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Manson follower, longest-serving female inmate, seeks parole

13 hours 33 min ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A parole hearing resumed Thursday for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel - a follower of cult leader Charles Manson - after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the murders nearly five decades ago....
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