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Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket Video included

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First lady Melania Trump wore a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" as she boarded a flight Thursday to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents. More>>

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Obama, like Trump, grappled with family immigration

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The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border. More>>

Muted reaction by 'pro-family' groups to family separations

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'Pro-family' groups offer muted response to separation of parents and children at border. More>>

Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children Video included

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About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official says. More>>

Latino teens who alleged abuse at center no longer in US

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Virginia's two Democratic senators are seeking answers from federal authorities about oversight of a juvenile detention facility where immigrant children say they were bound, beaten and isolated in solitary confinement. More>>

Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says marijuana will be legal nationwide starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the nation's young people. More>>

New Zealand leader welcomes newborn girl 'to our village'

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in the hospital preparing to give birth to her first child. More>>

Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

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Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms. More>>

Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

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Lawmakers from both parties are criticizing tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security. More>>

Canada's legalization to offer pot by mail, better banking

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With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in the nine U.S. states that have legalized adult use of the drug. More>>

Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

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Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners. More>>

APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

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APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim. More>>

North Korean summits bring sense of peace along DMZ border

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On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente. More>>

GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

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An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting. More>>

Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

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Trump supporters steadfast even as photos of children in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage. More>>

Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

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Drawing cheers at a rally, Trump defended his hard-line immigration policies just hours after backing off efforts to separate immigrant families. More>>

Guatemalan man recounts anguish of separation from toddler Video included

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A Guatemalan man who fled his country to seek asylum after he was kidnapped and extorted says he lived through anguish when was separated from his then 2-year-old daughter for seven days at the U.S.-Mexico border last Thanksgiving. More>>

The Latest: HHS secretary wants to reunite families quickly

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British Prime Minister Theresa May says the United States is wrong to separate migrant children from their parents, but has rejected calls to cancel President Donald Trump's visit to Britain next month. More>>

Cardinal Theodore McCarrick punished over abuse finding

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The retired Archbishop of Washington D.C. has been removed from public ministry over allegations he sexually abused a teenager while a priest in New York more than 40 years ago. More>>

No. 1 Sun: Phoenix takes Ayton; Trae Young, Doncic swapped

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It could be a big night for big men in the NBA draft. More>>

First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

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Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally. More>>

Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

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Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday. More>>

Michigan State president apologizes for 'kickback' comments

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Michigan State University's interim president is apologizing for emails in which he said a victim of former campus sports doctor Larry Nassar probably received a "kickback" from her plaintiff's lawyer. More>>

High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

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The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. More>>

Official: Hundreds of kids reunited with families since May Video included

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A civil rights group attorney says federal prosecutors unexpectedly dropped misdemeanor charges against 17 adult immigrants who crossed the border with children. More>>

The Latest: House immigration overhaul hanging by a thread

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President Donald Trump says the U.S.-Mexico border is a "big mess," and that at some point the Democratic leaders in the House and Senate "will be forced to do a real deal" on immigration. More>>

Rival Koreas agree to August reunions of war-split families

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North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. More>>

OPEC agrees to pump more oil but crude prices jump anyway

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Saudi Arabia's oil minister says officials from major oil-producing nations will discuss a proposal to increase output by about 1 million barrels per day. More>>

'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

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A Brazilian man who was detained at the US-Mexico border was separated from his 9-year-old son and has not seen him in 26 days. More>>

Scores hurt in attack at huge rally for Ethiopia's new PM

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Ethiopians by the thousands rally in support of new, reformist prime minister. More>>

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

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Trump administration seeks to expand family detention for immigrants stopped along border. More>>

Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

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Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners. More>>

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule Video included

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct DHS to keep families apprehended at the border together during detention and ask the Department of Defense to help house them. More>>

Immigration courts packed with cases of kids crossing border

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Children arriving on border await fate in nation's complex, backlogged immigration courts. More>>

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

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Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. More>>

Michigan State keeps president, to issue $500 million bond

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Michigan State's board of trustees set to meet to address a plan to pay a $500 million settlement to Larry Nassar's sexual abuse victims. More>>

Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

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Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads. More>>

After 4,000 episodes, a halt for Jerry Springer's show

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Producers quietly announce the end of new episodes of Jerry Springer's raucous talk show, which once challenged Oprah Winfrey for daytime TV supremacy. More>>

US prepares for North Korea's return of American war remains

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The U.S. military says it is moving "assets" to a U.S. air base near South Korea's capital and to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's returning of the remains of U.S. soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War. More>>

Warming drives spread of toxic algae in US, researchers say

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Toxic algae blooms are happening more often and lasting longer, including in drinking water reservoirs, and officials and scientists link their spread to climate change. More>>

UK service celebrates 'Windrush generation' from Caribbean

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Prime Minister Theresa May has joined more than 2,000 people at London's Westminster Abbey to celebrate the contribution of immigrants from the Caribbean, 70 years to the day after hundreds of West Indians arrived to help rebuild war-scarred Britain. More>>

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

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Car companies are looking to boost their sales in Saudi Arabia by pitching their brands to women, who'll be allowed to drive for the first time starting Sunday. More>>

Airbus threatens to leave Britain in case of no-deal Brexit

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Aviation giant airbus has threatened to leave Britain if the country fails to secure a withdrawal deal on leaving the European Union. More>>

EU imposes tariffs on US peanuts, motorcycles and whiskey

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The European Union is enforcing tariffs on $3.4 billion in U.S. products as of Friday in retaliation to duties the Trump administration has put on European steel and aluminum. More>>

Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in Hong Kong IPO

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Xiaomi Corp. says it seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in the upcoming initial public offering that would value the Chinese smartphone maker at as much as $70.3 billion. More>>

Over 100 arrested in immigration raid at meatpacking plant Video included

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U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 100 workers at an Ohio meatpacking plant, the second large-scale raid in the state within the past two weeks. More>>

Ex-CIA employee pleads not guilty to hacking tool leak

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A former CIA employee has pleaded not guilty to charges he was behind a damaging leak about the agency's hacking operations. More>>

Trump tries to change focus of border debate

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President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally. More>>

TV weather presenters don ties to highlight global warming

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TV weather presenters around the world have teamed up to highlight the impact of climate change by wearing ties, pendants and badges with "warming stripes" while on air. More>>

Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

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Kim Jong-pil, who founded South Korea's spy agency and whose political skills earned him two tenures as prime minister, under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency once kidnapped, has died. More>>

The Latest: Trump rails against FBI probe of Clinton

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President Donald Trump is accusing the media of not giving him enough credit for his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as he kicks off a rally in Duluth, Minnesota. More>>

Manafort wants to bar mention of links to Trump at trial

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Attorneys for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort want a judge to bar any mention of Manafort's connections to the president at his Virginia trial. More>>

2 airlines ask US not to put migrant children on flights

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American Airlines says it has asked the US not to use its flights to transport migrant children who have been separated from their parents. More>>

Goatee & goals turn this into Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup

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Cristiano Ronaldo is turning this into his World Cup with a goatee and goals after scoring for the fourth time in the tournament and leading Portugal over Morocco. More>>

At raucous rally, Trump touts hawkish immigration plans

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President Donald Trump is talking up the economy as he holds a pre-rally roundtable in Minnesota. More>>

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

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Die-hard Trump supporters remained steadfast, even as heart-rending photos of children held in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage among Democrats and Republicans alike. More>>

AP Sources: Michigan State counsel gets $1.2M, even if fired

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Two people familiar with the situation say Michigan State's appointed general counsel Robert Young will make $1.275 million over three years even if he is fired for cause if the school's board approves his contract. More>>

Courting Putin, Trump jolts the West with a nationalist bent

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As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies. More>>

UN expert slams US on poverty, quitting global rights body

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A human rights expert is criticizing the United States for failing to tackle poverty, days after Washington quit the United Nations body that appointed him. More>>

GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

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A senior Republican senator is defending the embattled Environmental Protection Agency administrator, calling the ethics allegations against Scott Pruitt "outrageous" and "lies.". More>>

AP Explains: US has split up families throughout its history

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AP Explains: US has split up families and detained children throughout its history. More>>

House struggles to unite behind bills to stem border crisis

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Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going ahead with votes on rival House GOP immigration to end family separations at border. More>>

Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

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Burger King says it's sorry for an ad in Russia offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to women who get pregnant from World Cup players. More>>

Body of child washed ashore identified, mother arrested

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Texas authorities have identified a dead child found washed ashore in South Texas eight months ago and accused the child's mother and her girlfriend of dumping his body. More>>

APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

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Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making. More>>

Ivanka Trump stayed silent for days as border crisis mounted

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Ivanka Trump, self-styled "force for good" in the administration, out of sight amid immigration crisis. More>>

Hundreds attend funeral for fashion designer Kate Spade

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The family of fashion designer Kate Spade says her father died on the eve of her funeral in her hometown of Kansas City. More>>

Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration.

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Republican leaders increasingly see President Donald Trump as a party leader who can't be relied upon. More>>

Too hot to handle: Politics of warming part of culture wars

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Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the nation's culture wars. More>>

Study: Plastic will pile up in wake of China recycling ban

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A group of scientists says China' decision to stop accepting plastic waste from other countries is causing plastic to stockpile around the globe, and wealthy countries need to find new solutions. More>>

The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

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Melania Trump was welcomed by staff at the Upbring New Hope Children's Center as she made an unannounced visit Thursday to the facility that houses 58 unaccompanied migrant children. More>>

Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

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President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention, even if they remain with their families. More>>

The Latest: Va. governor orders probe into juvenile facility

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has ordered state officials to investigate claims made by immigrant teens of severe physical abuse at a juvenile detention facility. More>>

Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated families

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North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War in August as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. More>>

Mickelson apologizes 4 days after hitting moving ball

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Mickelson apologizes 4 days after intentionally violating golf rules at U.S. Open. More>>

The Latest: Kansas welfare agency says children's needs met

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The U.N human rights office says President Donald Trump's decision to stop the U.S. policy separating migrant parents from their children doesn't go far enough. More>>

AP Explains: Where do kids split from parents go?

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The government hasn't worked out a streamlined way to reunite kids and parents separated at the border under the new zero-tolerance policy requiring all immigrants who cross the border illegally to be prosecuted. More>>

The Latest: Hundreds attend funeral for designer Kate Spade

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Family: Fashion designer Kate Spade's father dies on the eve of her funeral. More>>

AP-NORC Poll: Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort

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A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of North Korea, but most don't think North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is serious about addressing international concerns about his country's nuclear weapons program. More>>

2 Koreas discuss holding new reunions of war-split families

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North and South Korea are discussing the arrangements for reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as the rivals boost reconciliation amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. More>>

Beer may lack fizz in Europe amid carbon dioxide shortage

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A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in Northern Europe _ sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup. More>>

Messi, Argentina beaten 3-0 at World Cup, Croatia advances

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Lionel Messi's frustrating international career may be coming to an early and anti-climactic finish after Argentina's worst loss in World Cup group play in 60 years. More>>

At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

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Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border. More>>

The Latest: ACC leads the way with 6 first-round draft picks

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Even on NBA draft night, some in Philadelphia is already thinking about free agency and the pursuit of LeBron James. More>>

Eurozone gets deal to pave way for end to Greece's bailout

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Eurozone nations are working on the final elements of a plan to get Greece successfully out of its eight-year bailout program and keep its massive debt burden manageable. More>>

Koko the gorilla used smarts, empathy to help change views

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Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, has died in her sleep at the foundation's preserve in California's Sana Cruz mountains on Tuesday. More>>

After giving birth, New Zealand leader craves mac-n-cheese

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New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is regaining her strength with macaroni and cheese and plans to spend at least one more night in an Auckland hospital with her newborn girl. More>>

Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result

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Iraq's Supreme Federal Court has issued a ruling that endorses manual recount for all ballots from last month's national elections as stipulated by a law passed by parliament in response to complaints of widespread fraud. More>>

Yemeni forces claim progress in battle for Hodeida's airport

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Yemeni government forces backed by the United Arab Emirates say they have seized the southern runway of the international airport near the Yemeni city of Hodeida. More>>

The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer

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The competition for Fox is heating up, as Disney is boosting its offer for the company to $70.3 billion. More>>

Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strike

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A lawyer for a Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on hunger strike for more than a month in a Russian prison says his client has lost about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and is severely weak. More>>

Cohen's photo with Tom Arnold fuels Trump tape speculation

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President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo posing with comedian Tom Arnold _ who is working on a show to hunt down recordings of the president _ fueling speculation that Cohen may have secret tapes of Trump. More>>

Orlando International Airport to scan faces of US citizens

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Florida's busiest airport is becoming the first one in the nation to require all passengers on arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, to submit to a face scan. More>>

Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

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Video game "addiction" decision renews debate over whether behaviors can cause same kind of illness as drugs. More>>

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

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The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones. More>>

Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich out after consensual relationship with employee. More>>

PayPal move blocks sales of school shooting video game

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The developer of a school shooting video game condemned by parents of slain children has lost the ability to sell the game online after being dumped by PayPal. More>>

Trade action slow on first night of NHL draft

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The Buffalo Sabres have selected defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with the first overall pick in the NHL draft, giving them a dynamic player who should spark their rebuilding process. More>>

New evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer's

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Could infections somehow set the stage for Alzheimer's? A provocative new study suggests some types of viruses just might play a role. More>>

Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

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Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood are suing the Department of Health and Human Services over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served more than 1 million young people. More>>

Man charged in bike path killings speaks in court of 'Allah'

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The man charged with murdering eight people on a New York City bike path and injuring many more spoke out in court, invoking "Allah" and defending the Islamic State. More>>

First lady's 'don't care' jacket is a gift to memers online

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First lady Melania Trump's green Zara jacket _ the one reading "I really don't care, do u?" _ has opened up a world of memes. More>>

Nearly 400 people used California assisted death law in 2017

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California health officials say 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives last year in the first full year after a 2016 law made the option legal. More>>

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death

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Florida authorities say they've arrested a man in the shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion. More>>

Trump sabotages GOP plans in Congress. Again.

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President Donald Trump is suggesting that any measure the House passes is doomed in the Senate anyway. More>>

Many Brazilians look to military amid anger at politicians

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Many Brazilians look to the military amid anger at politicians, believing only the armed forces can root out corruption and put Latin America's largest nation back on track. More>>

Pope, in Geneva, says Christians must work together on peace

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Pope Francis has arrived in Geneva, one of the world's first cities to adopt the Protestant Reformation, for a one-day visit to highlight the importance of Christians praying and working together. More>>

Inmate charged with capital murder in Kansas deputy deaths

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A suspect is charged in the deaths of two Kansas deputies who were fatally shot in the line of duty. More>>

Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

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President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally. More>>

Tip from public helped Germany foil ricin attack plot

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German security officials say a call from the public helped foil an Islamic extremist's plan to use the toxin ricin to carry out a deadly attack. More>>

Allies disappointed by 'big bang' of US walkout from UN body

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The United Nations' Human Rights Council returned to business as usual Wednesday despite the U.S. pulling out _ what one Western diplomat called a "big bang"_ a day earlier. More>>

Ex-New England Mafia boss 'Cadillac Frank' guilty in slaying

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An 84-year-old former New England Mafia boss has been convicted of killing a nightclub owner more than two decades ago. More>>

Police shooting of boy spurs more protests, appeals

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A Pennsylvania District Attorney says a black teen fatally shot by an officer as fled from a traffic stop had an empty gun clip in his pocket, but the family's attorney says that has no bearing on whether the shooting was justified. More>>

Salah, Neymar, Messi, messy, messy: World Cup stars stifled

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Nagging injuries, heavy marking from opponents and some simply uninspired play have some of the biggest names at the World Cup off to a shaky start. More>>

Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

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Israeli prosecutors have charged Sara Netanyahu, the prime minister's wife, with a series of crimes including fraud and breach of trust. More>>

Divers search Indonesian lake for 192 missing after sinking

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Indonesian officials say 166 people are missing from a ferry sinking Monday evening at a popular lake on Sumatra, a much higher number than previously known. More>>

US officials say girl on Time cover isn't separated from mom

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The father of the girl who is pictured crying on the cover of this week's Time magazine says the Honduran foreign ministry told him that his daughter is detained with her mother in McAllen, Texas, and the two have not been separated. More>>

Ex-priest who abused child allowed access to Chicago schools

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Chicago Public Schools letters obtained by The Associated Press show the district permitted a former Roman Catholic priest access to its schools for months despite knowing he resigned from the priesthood in a sexual abuse case. More>>

No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children

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Trump administration officials have no clear plan on how to reunite some of the 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border as a result of a zero-tolerance policy of criminally prosecuting anyone caught entering the U.S. illegally. More>>

Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

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A former Vatican diploma on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican. More>>

Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup

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A collection of poems by young immigrants held in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia expresses despair, memories of home, hope. More>>

Charles Krauthammer, conservative columnist and pundit, dies

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Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday. More>>

Kim leaves China as S. Korea urges 'concrete' plan on nukes

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North Korean state media say leader Kim Jong Un thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping for his support in last week's groundbreaking summit with President Donald Trump. More>>

AP-NORC Poll: Americans say no to presidential self-pardons

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AP-NORC Poll: America says a presidential self-pardon should lead to impeachment. More>>

US leaving UN's Human Rights Council, cites anti-Israel bias

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U.S. leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council, which Ambassador Nikki Haley calls an organization "not worthy of its name". More>>

Fans grieve as detectives search for XXXTentacion's killers

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A stream of mourners has been leaving mementos at the spot where rapper XXXTentacion was killed as he left a Florida motorcycle dealership. More>>

ABC orders 'Roseanne' spinoff for fall minus Roseanne Barr

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ABC, which canceled its "Roseanne" revival over its star's racist tweet, says it will air a Conner family sitcom minus Roseanne Barr this fall. More>>

The Latest: New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern gives birth

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to a girl. More>>

Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

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MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow broke down while trying to read an exclusive Associated Press story about babies and toddlers taken from their parents at the southern border and being sent to "tender age" shelters. More>>

Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a winner

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Trump sees his immigration policy as a winner with voters ahead of midterm elections in spite of controversy over separating children and parents. More>>

Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

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A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah.". More>>

Senator denied entry to see Florida child migrant facility

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Florida lawmakers barred from visiting a Miami-area facility housing children who entered the U.S. illegally. More>>

5 charged in immigrant smuggling scheme after Texas crash

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Prosecutors: 5 people charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash of SUV fleeing Border Patrol, sheriff's deputies in South Texas. More>>

Halting S.Korea-US drills risks weakening N.Korea deterrence

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Halting South Korea-US drills risks weakening allies' deterrence against North Korea. More>>

With eyes on midterms, Trump embraces immigration fight

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President Donald Trump is stressing his hard-line immigration stance as he readies for a midterm election he views as a referendum on his protectionist policies. More>>

Lawmakers barred from child migrant facility in Florida

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Florida lawmakers were barred Tuesday from visiting a Miami-area facility housing children who entered the U.S. illegally and alone. More>>

China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome Video included

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Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday. More>>

'Say bye to him': Detainee recounts agents taking her son Video included

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'Don't leave me, Mom': Woman from El Salvador describes separation from 8-year-old son after crossing border. More>>

Lawyer: Police think slaying of XXXTentacion was random

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Investigators in Florida say they don't have a motive and have made no arrests in the death of troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion. More>>

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

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The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution. More>>

Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire Engler

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A letter signed by 120 victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar demands that Michigan State University's governing board remove interim school president John Engler. More>>

Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP

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Ted Cruz initially defended the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies, but has since staged an about-face and proposed his own bill ending immigrant family separation. More>>

Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

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Searing images of children detained at the southern border are roiling politics ahead of midterm elections. More>>

London police say short circuit caused minor subway blast

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London police are investigating a small explosion at a London Underground station. More>>

New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border _ but with parents Video included

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Calls mount for Trump to end family separations ahead of meeting with House Republicans. More>>

Family separations at the border alarm child-welfare experts

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Child welfare agencies in the U.S. make tough decisions daily to separate children from their parents, but they have options for minimizing the trauma that aren't being used in the family separations at the Mexican border. More>>

Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

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A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war. More>>

Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy Video included

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For decades, he was known only as Unknown X-9352 at a World War II American cemetery in Belgium where he was interred. More>>

'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

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An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. More>>

Yemeni officials say fighting rages around Hodeida airport

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Yemeni military officials say fighting has escalated outside the airport of the vital Yemeni city of Hodeida. More>>

Some fear changes to state laws as US weighs pot medicine

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Parents who have used cannabis to treat severe epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as the US government nears decision on drug made from marijuana plant. More>>

Early penalty helps Japan beat Colombia 2-1 at World Cup

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Yuya Osako had a surprise in store for those who figured the absence of Shinji Okazaki left Japan little hope of competing with Colombia at the World Cup. More>>

Democratic attorneys general urge end to border separations

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Democratic attorneys general are demanding that the Trump administration end a "zero tolerance" policy that has resulted in children being separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. More>>

UK reviews medical marijuana ban after outcry over sick kids

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Former British Foreign Minister William Hague is calling for the government to take steps toward legalizing marijuana use. More>>

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

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Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agreement. More>>

Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations Video included

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Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents. More>>

Army splits with West Point grad who touted communist revolt

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A West Point cadet who tweeted pictures of himself at graduation with the message 'communism will win' is out of the Army with an other-than-honorable discharge. More>>

UN refugee agency: Record 68.5 million displaced in 2017

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The U.N. refugee agency says nearly 69 million people who have fled war, violence and persecution were forcibly displaced last year, a new record for the fifth straight year. More>>

NATO's chief appeals for unity amid trans-Atlantic row

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NATO's chief is urging the 29 member countries to set aside a festering trans-Atlantic row over trade, climate and the Iran nuclear deal, amid concern the tensions will undermine the military alliance. More>>

S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

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South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea. More>>

Turkey: 30,000 Syrians eligible to vote on Sunday

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Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is quoted as saying that some 30,000 Syrians who acquired Turkish nationality are eligible to l vote in Sunday's presidential and parliamentary elections. More>>

Moment of silence held for attack near London mosque

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Survivors of an attack near a London mosque have been invited to gather for a moment of silence to remember the victim and others hurt when a man drove his van into a crowd leaving evening prayers during Ramadan. More>>

On a big night for 'Panther,' Boseman honors real-life hero

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'Black Panther' is the big winner at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, taking home four trophies including best movie. More>>

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force' Video included

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The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space. More>>

Immigrant kids seen held in fenced cages at border facility Video included

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Hundreds of unaccompanied child immigrants arrested at the U.S. border are being held in metal cages at a family detention facility in McAllen, Texas. More>>

High court decision extends legal battle over gerrymandering

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The Supreme Court's decision to avoid a definitive ruling about partisan gerrymandering shifts the focus to other states, most notably North Carolina. More>>

Doubts loom over Colombia peace deal with hawk's election

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Uncertainty looms over Colombia's fragile peace deal with the victory of one of its most hawkish critics in a bruising presidential runoff that laid bare deep divisions in the South American nation as it tries to emerge from decades of bloody conflict. More>>

Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

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Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital. More>>

H. Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis' Video included

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "is a moral and humanitarian crisis.". More>>

Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report Video included

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The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.". More>>

Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

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The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. More>>

Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

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Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Florida. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the 20-year-old rising star was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital. More>>

Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage Video included

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Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the White House amid a growing uproar Monday over its policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. More>>

Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

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Voters in a number of states will be deciding this year whether to change the redistricting process for congressional and state legislative seats, to make the process less partisan. More>>

Supreme Court leaves door open to curbing partisan districts

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The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. More>>

  • National SportsMore>>

  • Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

    Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:46:01 GMT
    The former captain of Spain's national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair.More >>
    The former captain of Spain's national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:44:41 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...(Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.More >>
  • Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals

    Herrera's solo homer lifts Phils to 4-3 win over Cardinals

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:43:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera, left, hits a home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Sam Tuivailala during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Philadelphia. At right is catcher Yadi...(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera, left, hits a home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Sam Tuivailala during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Philadelphia. At right is catcher Yadi...
    Odubel Herrera hits tiebreaking homer in 7th inning, Cesar Hernandez hits 2-run homer, Philadelphia Phillies beat St. Louis Cardinals 4-3.More >>
    Odubel Herrera hits tiebreaking homer in 7th inning, Cesar Hernandez hits 2-run homer, Philadelphia Phillies beat St. Louis Cardinals 4-3.More >>
  • BusinessMore>>

  • South Korean president in Russia to boost economic ties

    South Korean president in Russia to boost economic ties

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:45:44 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife Kim Jung-sook, left, attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018.(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife Kim Jung-sook, left, attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in is in Moscow on a state visit intended to boost bilateral economic ties.More >>
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in is in Moscow on a state visit intended to boost bilateral economic ties.More >>
  • The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:45:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >>
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >>
  • Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

    Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:45:05 GMT
    (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP). Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould speaks during a press conference as Minister of Health Ginette Petitpas Taylor, right, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justi...(Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP). Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould speaks during a press conference as Minister of Health Ginette Petitpas Taylor, right, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justi...
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says marijuana will be legal nationwide starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the nation's young people.More >>
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says marijuana will be legal nationwide starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the nation's young people.More >>
  • TechnologyMore>>

  • Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket

    Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:46:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump boards a plane at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, to travel to Texas.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump boards a plane at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, to travel to Texas.
    First lady Melania Trump wore a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" as she boarded a flight Thursday to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents.More >>
    First lady Melania Trump wore a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" as she boarded a flight Thursday to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents.More >>
  • Campers, bear escape Montana flood as severe weather hits US

    Campers, bear escape Montana flood as severe weather hits US

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:46:37 GMT
    (Montana Army National Guard via AP). In this photo provided by the Montana Army National Guard, middle school students attending a Bible camp at the Montana Wilderness School of the Bible along the Rocky Mountain Front are guided onto a Chinook helico...(Montana Army National Guard via AP). In this photo provided by the Montana Army National Guard, middle school students attending a Bible camp at the Montana Wilderness School of the Bible along the Rocky Mountain Front are guided onto a Chinook helico...
    Helicopters have rescued people stranded by flooding in Texas and Montana, including 140 children and counselors stuck in a mountain bible camp for two days.More >>
    Helicopters have rescued people stranded by flooding in Texas and Montana, including 140 children and counselors stuck in a mountain bible camp for two days.More >>
  • Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

    Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:45:07 GMT
    (MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald  Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...(MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadership.More >>
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadership.More >>
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:44:59 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >>
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >>
  • First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:36:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
  • Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

    Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:36:14 GMT
    (Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...(Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
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