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  • Official: Reforms didn't cut sentence of suspect in California police killing

    LOS ANGELES – A gang member suspected of shooting two California police officers, killing one of them, was released from prison last year on probation ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Trump pick as security adviser is nod toward pragmatism

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s choice of an outspoken but nonpolitical Army general as national security adviser is a nod to pragmatism, but Lt ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Millions of immigrants targeted for possible deportation under Trump's new rules

    WASHINGTON – Millions of people living in the U.S. illegally could be targeted for deportation – including people simply arrested for traffic violatio ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Dozens of headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery in Missouri

    UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (AP) – Vandals have damaged or tipped over as many as 200 headstones at a Jewish cemetery in suburban St. Louis, leaving the regi ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • Evacuations ordered amid heavy Northern California rain

    SAN FRANCISCO – Evacuations were ordered in Central California on Monday and flash-flood warnings were issued elsewhere as downpours swelled creeks an ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • N. Korean envoy blasts Malaysians, calls for joint probe

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia denounced the country's investigation into the death of the exiled half brother of North ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Russia's ambassador to United Nations falls ill, dies at 64

    NEW YORK – Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country's interests who ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Supreme Court weighs case of Mexican boy slain across border

    WASHINGTON – Sixty feet and the U.S-Mexico border separated the unarmed, 15-year-old Mexican boy and the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed him with ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Trans-Atlantic relations put to test in Trump's first month

    BRUSSELS – After President Donald Trump’s raucous first month in office, Europeans have reacted with demonstrations, counter-barbs and sheer angst tha ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Trump tries to move past controversies, toward legislating in 2nd month as president

    WASHINGTON – As President Donald Trump begins his second month in office, his team is trying to move past the crush of controversies that overtook his ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Thousands of demonstrators across U.S. say 'Not My President'

    Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents' Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • President Trump taps military strategist H.R. McMaster as national security adviser

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Fl ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:02 pm
  • Conservative group cancels speech by Milo Yiannopoulos

    LOS ANGELES – Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year's Conservative Political Action Conference after his attempt t ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 2:57 pm
  • Russia's ambassador Vitaly Churkin to United Nations dies in New York City at 64

    NEW YORK – Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent and personable voice for his country's interests as he spar ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Vice President Mike Pence tries to reassure anxious Europeans on U.S. support

    BRUSSELS – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence moved Monday to assuage European Union fears about the strength of Washington's support for the union and it ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:59 am
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