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18 feared dead in fiery Bavarian bus crash

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 4:20am
BERLIN (AP) -- Eighteen people are feared dead after a bus carrying a group of German senior citizens crashed into a truck on a highway in Bavaria early Monday and burst into flames, police said....
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Focus at pope's hospital for kids put profits over patients

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 3:20am
ROME (AP) -- Doctors and nurses at the Vatican's showcase pediatric hospital were angry: Corners were being cut. Safety protocols were being ignored. And sick children were suffering....
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AP Investigation: Key findings about the 'pope's hospital'

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 3:20am
Here are key findings from The Associated Press investigation into the Vatican's showcase children's hospital, Bambino Gesu (Baby Jesus) Pediatric Hospital. The hospital denied the findings, threatened legal action against the AP and pointed to a 2015 report clearing it....
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China's Xi warns Trump of 'negative factors' hurting US ties

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 3:20am
BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping warned President Donald Trump on Monday that "some negative factors" are hurting U.S.-China relations, as tensions flare anew over a slew of long-standing sore points....
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China's Xi points to 'negative factors' affecting US ties

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 1:17am
BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping is pointing to "some negative factors" that have cropped up in U.S.-China relations since he and President Donald Trump first met less than three months ago....
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Smackdown! Trump's insult act comes from pro wrestling hype

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:15am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Making bombastic boasts. Dropping signature catch phrases. Attaching insults to rivals' names. Shouting down perceived enemies....
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The Latest: Trump says media attacks to protect his agenda

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:15am
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):...
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Lebanon sees tourism rebound as turmoil swallows region

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:15am
BEIRUT (AP) -- Beirut's landmark Hamra Street is bustling again and hotel occupancy rates are on the rise as Lebanon's tourism industry rebounds, thanks in no small part to the misfortunes of its Middle East neighbors, engulfed by wars, chaos and political upheaval....
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Judge, Correa, Arenado among 12 1st-time All-Star starters

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 11:14pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Aaron Judge, Carlos Correa and Nolan Arenado led a new generation of All-Stars, among 12 first-time starters elected by fans for the July 11 game at Marlins Park....
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Arab nations extend deadline in Qatar crisis by 48 hours

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 10:13pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- Arab nations extended a deadline early Monday for Qatar to respond to their list of demands in a diplomatic crisis roiling the Gulf, saying Kuwait's emir requested the delay as part of his efforts to mediate the dispute....
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Trump speaks with leaders of Japan, China about NKorea

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 10:13pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says President Donald Trump has spoken with the leaders of China and Japan and reaffirmed their shared commitments to dealing with North Korea....
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Christie and lawmakers at impasse; state government closed

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 10:13pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The budget stalemate between Republican Gov. Chris Christie and the Democrat-controlled Legislature smoldered on Monday with the state government shut down and state parks closed to the public - but apparently not to Christie and his family - as the Fourth of July approaches....
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July Fourth holiday brings mixed feelings for minorities

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 6:10pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- As many in the United States celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, some minorities have mixed feelings about the revelry of fireworks and parades in an atmosphere of tension on several fronts....
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Congress is cool to Trump's proposal to end heating aid

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 5:10pm
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The summer air is sizzling as the Fourth of July approaches, yet 86-year-old Richard Perkins already worries about how he's going to stay warm this winter....
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Congress is cool to Trump's proposal to end heating aid

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 4:09pm
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The summer air is sizzling as the Fourth of July approaches, yet 86-year-old Richard Perkins already worries about how he's going to stay warm this winter....
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Trump makes push on health bill; repeal-only vote an option

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 3:09pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is making a weekend push to get a Republican Senate bill to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law "across the finish line," Trump's top legislative aide said Sunday, maintaining that a repeal-only option also remained in play if Republicans can't reach agreement....
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Top Colombian rebel leader in intensive care after stroke

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 3:09pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- The top commander of Colombia's largest rebel movement was hospitalized Sunday following a stroke and remains in intensive care, just days after his group handed over the last of its individual weapons as part of a historic peace deal....
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July Fourth holiday brings mixed feelings for minorities

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 1:07pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- As many in the United States celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, some minorities have mixed feelings about the revelry of fireworks and parades in an atmosphere of tension on several fronts....
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Abu Dhabi airport now exempt from US laptop ban

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 12:06pm
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