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  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 13; Truck bomb in Baghdad market kills 62

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 6:00 am
  • Jimmy Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

    ATLANTA – Former President Jimmy Carter revealed that recent liver surgery found cancer has spread in his body but gave few details about his prognosi ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Clinton: GOP failed to mention '1 word' about college costs

    CLAREMONT, N.H. – Selling her plan to lower college costs and student debt, Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday the GOP candidates for president didn’ ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Experts see long-term risks from Colorado mine spill

    DURANGO, Colorado – Toxic waste that gushed from a Colorado mine and threatened downstream water supplies in at least three states will continue to be ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Kraft Heinz slashing 2,500 jobs in U.S., Canada after merger

    NEW YORK – Kraft Heinz said it is cutting about 2,500 jobs as part of its plan to slash costs after the food companies merged.
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • IS affiliate in Egypt releases image of slain Croat captive

    CAIRO – A Croatian hostage abducted in Egypt by Islamic State militants has been beheaded, according to a gruesome image circulated Wednesday online – ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • At least 17 dead as huge warehouse blasts hit Chinese port

    TIANJIN, China – Huge explosions in a warehouse district sent up massive fireballs that turned the night sky into day, killing at least 17 people and ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 12; Clinton to give up private email server

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 6:26 am
  • Trump bombast overshadows GOP challenges with women

    WASHINGTON – When Jeb Bush said he wasn’t sure the country needs to spend “a half billion dollars for women’s health issues,” many viewed the remark a ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Navajo president: EPA says spill cleanup could take decades

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Townspeople affected by the millions of gallons of waste spilled from an abandoned gold mine and flowing through their communities ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Despite skepticism, U.S. confident it can monitor Iran deal

    WASHINGTON – Iran’s intelligence agencies have penetrated CIA front companies, executed Western agents and captured a sophisticated U.S. drone.
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • St. Louis County chief regained control of Ferguson protests

    FERGUSON, Mo. – As another protest on Ferguson’s beleaguered West Florissant Avenue began to turn rowdy, Jon Belmar was among the first to confront pr ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 11; Kids with cancer get chance at saving fertility

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 6:25 am
  • Syria releases prominent activist jailed for over 3 years

    BEIRUT – Syrian authorities on Monday released an award-winning human rights activist after more than three years in jail in a rare goodwill gesture b ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Day of violence in Turkey leaves at least 9 dead

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Two female assailants opened fire at the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul on Monday and at least six Turkish security forces were killed els ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 10:03 pm
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