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Meet the next sport of the modern age: Drone racing
0 Wed, May 4, 2016

HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Decked out in high-tech goggles, pilot Steve Zoumas dives low and sees the final gate zooming toward him: a 20-foot-tall...

Greece rules out "what if" austerity measures sought by IMF
0 0 min ago

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek government official says the country will not approve contingency savings measures that the International Monetary Fund...

Abu Dhabi's Etihad: 31 injured by severe turbulence in Asia
0 1 min ago

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' national airline says several passengers were injured when one of its flights...

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The Latest: Trump leaning to politician for No. 2 on ticket
0 9 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times local):

6:30 a.m.

Virtually assured of the Republican...

Germany to allow medical cannabis consumption in some cases
0 10 min ago

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Cabinet has approved a bill that will allow patients to get cannabis as a prescription-only medication.

The Health...

Man operating sex trafficking enterprise gets life sentence
0 12 min ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man convicted of running a sex trafficking operation that recruited women and girls as young as 16...

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Markets Right Now: UK's FTSE leads Europe down as miners hit
0 29 min ago

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

11:35 a.m.

Britain's FTSE 100 is leading European stock...

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Eurozone growth in 'low gear' at start of second quarter
0 32 min ago

LONDON (AP) — As winter turned to spring, the eurozone economy appears to have lost some — but by no means all — of the momentum that saw it grow...

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Police charge man after hijacked bus kills pedestrian in DC
0 35 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Police have charged a Washington man after they say he hijacked a bus, then struck and killed a pedestrian when the bus jumped a...

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Vigil held for New Jersey student killed at frat house
0 1 hr ago

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A vigil has been held for a New Jersey Institute of Technology student shot to death during a burglary at a fraternity house near...