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Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2

Tue, Aug 4, 2015 - 10:35 PM 0

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the...

Authorities search rugged California area for gunman

Tue, Aug 4, 2015 - 2:19 PM 0

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities searching for a man linked to a killing, a kidnapping and the wounding of two sheriff's deputies focused on a...

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False report jolts investigation into Illinois officer death
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FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — A false report sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield at night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the...

Q&A: What to look for with Guatemala's former president
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GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — President Otto Perez Molina has resigned amid a corruption scandal after a judge issued an order to detain him in the...

Turkey skeptical Bangkok bomb suspects are Turks
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BANGKOK (AP) — Turkey expressed skepticism Thursday over reports that its nationals were involved in the Aug. 17 bombing of a Bangkok landmark that...

On Arctic voyage, Obama banks on power of his celebrity
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KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama brought no grand policy pronouncements, new legislative proposals or major tranches of federal aid...

NATO opens military center in Lithuania amid Ukraine crisis
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VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Fighter jets roaring overhead, NATO on Thursday inaugurated a military center in the Lithuanian capital amid growing...

Labor Day flying: behind the scenes at a very busy airport
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DALLAS (AP) — More than 14.2 million people are expected to fly over the seven days surrounding the Labor Day holiday, a 3 percent increase from last...

Head of UN investigative panel on Syria calls IS 'desperate'
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GENEVA (AP) — The Islamic State group appears "desperate" and is losing ground to Kurdish fighters who are battling the radicals "on behalf of...

Portugal's hot and dry August worsens drought conditions
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LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal's weather service says the country is enduring its second-worst drought since comprehensive records began 70 years...

FBI has 13 of Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator's guns
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The FBI has more than a dozen rifles, handguns and shotguns belonging to Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator Terry Nichols, who...

Bayern Munich sets up training camp for refugee children
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MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich is to create a training camp for refugee children and adolescents while donating a further 1 million euros ($1.1 million)...