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(AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat... (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...

Democrats press for full release of Mueller's report

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Barr preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference. More>>

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US reacts to end of Mueller probe with relief, skepticism

(AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va.  Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet... (AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va. Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet...
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Robert Mueller's long-anticipated investigation may be over, but with few details emerging, Americans aren't quite sure what to think. More>>

Disaster aid bill facing a tricky path as it heads to Senate

(AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera, File). This June 18, 2018, file photo shows an aerial view of the Amelia neighborhood in the municipality of Catano, east of San Juan, Puerto Rico. A long-delayed disaster aid bill that’s a top political priority for some of... (AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera, File). This June 18, 2018, file photo shows an aerial view of the Amelia neighborhood in the municipality of Catano, east of San Juan, Puerto Rico. A long-delayed disaster aid bill that’s a top political priority for some of...
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A battle over funding for Puerto Rico is complicating the path forward for a long-delayed disaster aid bill that's a top political priority for some of President Donald Trump's Republican allies as it heads to the Senate floor this week. More>>

Indonesia's first subway opens in its gridlocked capital

(AP Photo/Dita Alangkara, Pool). Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, center, stands on a stage with the background of a Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit train during the inauguration ceremony of the subway line in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, March 24,... (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara, Pool). Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, center, stands on a stage with the background of a Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit train during the inauguration ceremony of the subway line in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, March 24,...
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Indonesia's president opens a long-awaited subway in the country's capital aimed at staving off crippling traffic gridlock with comfortable transport facilities. More>>

Norway cruise ship guests recall tipping, terror of water

(Odd Roar Lange/NTB Scanpix via AP). Passengers rescued from the Viking Sky cruise ship are helped by emergency services in Hustadvika, Norway, Saturday March 23, 2019. A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on... (Odd Roar Lange/NTB Scanpix via AP). Passengers rescued from the Viking Sky cruise ship are helped by emergency services in Hustadvika, Norway, Saturday March 23, 2019. A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on...
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Rescue workers are evacuating more passengers from a cruise ship that had engine problems off Norway's western coast while authorities prepare to tow the vessel to a nearby port. More>>

Military-backed party takes lead in Thailand's election

(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). A Thai officer adjusts a chair before the voting for the general election at a polling station in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Thailand's first general election since the military seized power in a 2014 coup is s... (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). A Thai officer adjusts a chair before the voting for the general election at a polling station in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Thailand's first general election since the military seized power in a 2014 coup is s...
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Voters in Thailand are heading to the polls in the country's first election since the military ousted an elected government in a 2014 coup. More>>

UK PM May faces heavy pressure to step down to save Brexit

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan. More>>

German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

(Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016  file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ... (Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016 file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ...
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One of Germany's richest families says it plans to give millions of euros to charity after learning about ancestors who enthusiastically supported the Nazis and used forced labor. More>>

New Zealand mosque killings spark debate over free speech

(AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2019, file photo, a student lights candle during a vigil to commemorate victims of March 15 shooting, outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. New Zealanders are debating the limits ... (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2019, file photo, a student lights candle during a vigil to commemorate victims of March 15 shooting, outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. New Zealanders are debating the limits ...
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New Zealanders are debating the limits of free speech after their chief censor banned a 74-page manifesto written by a man accused of massacring 50 people at two mosques. More>>

Venezuelan power struggle creates diplomatic duel abroad

(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). In this March 19, 2019 photo, Venezuelan citizens stand outside their consulate after finding it closed in Bogota, Colombia. Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro has severed ties with the neighboring Andean nation where over a ... (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). In this March 19, 2019 photo, Venezuelan citizens stand outside their consulate after finding it closed in Bogota, Colombia. Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro has severed ties with the neighboring Andean nation where over a ...
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As Venezuela's power struggle stretches on, a parallel dispute over who should control embassy buildings and carry out basic consular functions in the countries recognizing Guaido as the country's true president has taken root. More>>

NCAA Latest: Tennessee in firm control over Iowa in 1st half

(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F... (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F...
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One of the matchups Sunday for the Sweet 16 features college basketball's tallest player going against its most dynamic star. More>>

Syrian fighters clear explosives in area retaken from IS

(AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters fly their flag from a rooftop overlooking Baghouz, Syria, after the SDF declared the area free of Islamic State militants after months of fighting on Saturday, March 23, 201... (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters fly their flag from a rooftop overlooking Baghouz, Syria, after the SDF declared the area free of Islamic State militants after months of fighting on Saturday, March 23, 201...
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The president of NBC News says a driver working with its reporters in Syria was killed by an explosive device. More>>

Cyclone death toll above 750; fighting disease new challenge

(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Displaced families set up their bedding on top of the roof in Buzi district, 200 kilometers (120 miles) outside Beira, Mozambique, on Saturday, March 23, 2019. A second week has begun with efforts to find and help some tens of... (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Displaced families set up their bedding on top of the roof in Buzi district, 200 kilometers (120 miles) outside Beira, Mozambique, on Saturday, March 23, 2019. A second week has begun with efforts to find and help some tens of...
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Authorities say the death toll in Mozambique from Cyclone Idai is now 446. More>>

Streisand apologizes for remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti... (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...
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Barbra Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a British newspaper that two men who say they were molested as children by Michael Jackson were "thrilled to be there" and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them.". More>>

The Latest: GOP's Jordan says Mueller is 'next to Jesus'

(AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Sunday morning, March 24, 2019. Barr is preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference.  The release... (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Sunday morning, March 24, 2019. Barr is preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference. The release...
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The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says Democrats won't be willing to wait months for the Justice Department to release special counsel Robert Mueller's full report. More>>

Democrats debate Mueller strategy as findings loom

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Congressional Democrats are calling for special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation to be fully released. More>>

The Latest: Crippled Viking Sky cruise ship limps into port

(Michal Stewart via AP). This photo provided by Michal Stewart shows passengers on board the Viking Sky, waiting to be evacuated, off the coast of Norway on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 pa... (Michal Stewart via AP). This photo provided by Michal Stewart shows passengers on board the Viking Sky, waiting to be evacuated, off the coast of Norway on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 pa...
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The chairman of the company that operates a cruise ship that got stranded off Norway's western coast in bad weather Saturday praised the rescue operation by Norwegian authorities and the actions of the vessel's crew. More>>

Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections

(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sings a political song before his address to the supporters of his ruling Justice and Development Party, AKP, during a rally in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, March 23, 2019, ahead of local... (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sings a political song before his address to the supporters of his ruling Justice and Development Party, AKP, during a rally in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, March 23, 2019, ahead of local...
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Supporters of a pro-Kurdish party in Turkey are planning to rally for local elections that will test the Turkish president's popularity. More>>

Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries

(Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019. (Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to Monaco and France amid mixed feelings in Europe about China's growing global influence. More>>

Dubai denies there were plans for R. Kelly concert

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Dubai's government has told The Associated Press that singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and "has not been invited by the Dubai royal family.". More>>

Cable viewers digest Mueller news through Hannity, Maddow

(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Tourists visit the White House with her family, Friday March 22, 2019, in Washington, as news breaks that special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordi... (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Tourists visit the White House with her family, Friday March 22, 2019, in Washington, as news breaks that special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordi...
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Sean Hannity and Rachel Maddow were the windows through which many Americans took in the news that special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe has ended. More>>

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ... (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ...
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation. More>>

Protests held in Pittsburgh after cop cleared in shooting

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this March 12, 2019 file photo, former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, charged with homicide in the shooting death of Antwon Rose II, walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. On the fourth day... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this March 12, 2019 file photo, former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, charged with homicide in the shooting death of Antwon Rose II, walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. On the fourth day...
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The family of an unarmed black teenager fatally shot by a white police officer is expressing anger and sadness over a jury's decision to acquit, and Pittsburgh is bracing for protests a day after the verdict. More>>

Kansas death penalty case has implications for mentally ill

(Anthony S. Bush/The Topeka Capital Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE--In this Oct. 2011, file photo, James Kraig Kahler listens to the judge while being sentenced in Osage County Court in Lyndon, Kansas.  The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider ... (Anthony S. Bush/The Topeka Capital Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE--In this Oct. 2011, file photo, James Kraig Kahler listens to the judge while being sentenced in Osage County Court in Lyndon, Kansas. The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider ...
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The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider a Kansas case that could have far-reaching implications for mental ill defendants across the nation. More>>

Helicopters rescue Norway cruise ship passengers amid storm

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Police say a cruise ship with engine problems has sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast and is making plans to evacuate its 1,300 passengers. More>>

Trump intervenes, reverses planned NK sanctions with tweet

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Protesters wearing masks of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stand near the map of Korean Peninsula during a rally demanding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and peace treaty near the U... (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Protesters wearing masks of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un stand near the map of Korean Peninsula during a rally demanding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and peace treaty near the U...
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The Treasury Department is targeting two Chinese shipping companies that it says have helped North Korea evade sanctions. More>>

Ethiopian Airlines chief questions Max training requirements

(AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam holds a press briefing at the headquarters of Ethiopian Airlines in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Sunday, March 10, 2019. An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from Eth... (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam holds a press briefing at the headquarters of Ethiopian Airlines in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Sunday, March 10, 2019. An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from Eth...
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The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines says the warning and training requirements set for the Max planes 'might not have been enough'. More>>

Planet savior or horror show? Green New Deal inflames debate

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2019, file photo, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-New York) waves to the crowd after speaking at Women's Unity Rally in Lower Manhattan in New York. To Democratic supporters, the Green New ... (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2019, file photo, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-New York) waves to the crowd after speaking at Women's Unity Rally in Lower Manhattan in New York. To Democratic supporters, the Green New ...
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The Green New Deal has broad support among Democratic activists and is mocked by Republicans as a progressive pipedream. More>>

The Latest: Military party takes lead in Thai election

(AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn). A woman casts her vote at a polling station in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, March 24, 2019, during Thailand's first general election since the military seized power in a 2014 coup. (AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn). A woman casts her vote at a polling station in Bangkok, Thailand, Sunday, March 24, 2019, during Thailand's first general election since the military seized power in a 2014 coup.
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The leader of the Pheu Thai political party that was ousted as Thailand's government in a 2014 military coup says she's confident of winning Sunday's election. More>>

Serbia, Kosovo mark start of NATO intervention 20 years ago

(AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic). Vojislav Seselj, center, the leader of the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party, holds a burning NATO flag as he and others gather for a protest in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Members of the ultranationali... (AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic). Vojislav Seselj, center, the leader of the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party, holds a burning NATO flag as he and others gather for a protest in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Members of the ultranationali...
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Twenty years after NATO intervened to stop Serbia's onslaught in Kosovo, Belgrade is commemorating the victims of what it says was an "aggression" and Kosovo is hailing the start of national liberation. More>>

The Latest: May, Brexit critics face off in crisis meeting

(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani... (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan. More>>

Science Says: Tiny 'water bears' can teach us about survival

(William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ... (William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ...
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The U.S. military hopes that humans can learn toughness from tiny 'water bears' that survive 300-degree heat, Antarctic cold and even the vacuum of space. More>>

Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer

(OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe... (OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe...
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Birth of a monkey highlights experimental technology to preserve fertility when boys undergo cancer treatment. More>>

Poll: More Americans say too little spending on health

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A growing majority of Americans want greater government spending on health care, and the increase is being driven by both Democrats and Republicans. More>>

French yellow vest protests in Paris avoid last week's riots

(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Tourists watch workers as they set up steel protections on the famed restaurant Fouquet's in Paris, Friday, March 22, 2019. French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that soldiers will be deployed across the country to h... (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Tourists watch workers as they set up steel protections on the famed restaurant Fouquet's in Paris, Friday, March 22, 2019. French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that soldiers will be deployed across the country to h...
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The French government vowed to strengthen security as yellow vest protesters stage a 19th round of demonstrations, following last week's riots in Paris. More>>

A rare albino penguin makes its debut at zoo in Poland

(AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin... (AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin...
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An extremely rare albino penguin has made its debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. More>>

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees

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Facebook confirms it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years after a security researcher posted about the issue. More>>

Digital scrapbooking site Pinterest files for IPO

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Pinterest, the digital scrapbooking site, has filed for an initial public offering, kicking off the year's IPO season that's also expected to include Uber, Lyft and messaging app Slack. More>>

Europe fines Google $1.7 billion in antitrust case

(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2018, file photo a man using a mobile phone walks past Google offices in New York. Google says it plans to launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the t... (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2018, file photo a man using a mobile phone walks past Google offices in New York. Google says it plans to launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the t...
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EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising. More>>

AP-NORC Poll: Majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop, in Aurora, Colo. A new poll shows a majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and mos... (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 file photo, an AR-15 style rifle is displayed at the Firing-Line indoor range and gun shop, in Aurora, Colo. A new poll shows a majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and mos...
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AP-NORC Poll: Majorities support stricter gun laws, say schools and places of worship are less safe than 20 years ago. More>>

Another cyclone bears down on northwest Australian coast

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Australia is bracing to be hit by a second powerful cyclone in two days, as Cyclone Veronica bears down on the country's north-west coast. More>>

Columbine families gather to tell stories nearly 20 years on

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Families of the Columbine High School victims have gathered at the school to tell their stories, nearly 20 years after the tragedy. More>>

Italy, China sign accord deepening economic ties

(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte shake their hands at the end of the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding at Rome's Villa Madama, Saturday, March 23, 2019. Jinping is in It... (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte shake their hands at the end of the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding at Rome's Villa Madama, Saturday, March 23, 2019. Jinping is in It...
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Italy has signed a memorandum of understanding with China in support of Beijing's 'Belt and Road' initiative, which aims to weave a network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China with Africa, Europe and beyond. More>>

Anti-Brexit marchers flood into London, demand new vote

(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leaning toward ... (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leaning toward ...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May has told lawmakers she may not seek passage of her Brexit withdrawal plan in Parliament next week. More>>

Powerball jackpot now $750M after no winning ticket drawn

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Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $750 million after no ticket matched all six numbers in the most recent drawing. More>>

Pope replaces Santiago bishop accused of sex abuse cover-up

(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis wears his glasses as he arrives in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican for a audience with students, family and teachers of the Barbarigo catholic school of Padua, Saturday, March 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis wears his glasses as he arrives in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican for a audience with students, family and teachers of the Barbarigo catholic school of Padua, Saturday, March 23, 2019.
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Francis replaces embattled Santiago archbishop amid cover-up scandal. More>>

The Latest: Protesters in London demand halt to Brexit

(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). A demonstrator holds a holds a poster during a Peoples Vote anti-Brexit march in London, Saturday, March 23, 2019. The march, organized by the People's Vote campaign is calling for a final vote on any proposed Brexit dea... (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). A demonstrator holds a holds a poster during a Peoples Vote anti-Brexit march in London, Saturday, March 23, 2019. The march, organized by the People's Vote campaign is calling for a final vote on any proposed Brexit dea...
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Protesters are gathering in central London before what is expected to be a massive march in favor of a second Brexit referendum. More>>

US-allied Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

(AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). Smoke rises from a strike on Baghouz, Syria, on the Islamic State group's last piece of territory on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). Smoke rises from a strike on Baghouz, Syria, on the Islamic State group's last piece of territory on Friday, March 22, 2019.
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A U.S.-backed Syrian force says it has liberated the last area held by the Islamic State group in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz, declaring victory over the extremists and the end of their self-declared caliphate. More>>

NCAA Latest: Auburn trounces Kansas to reach Sweet 16

(AP Photo/John Raoux). Wofford's Fletcher Magee (3) celebrates a 3-point shot against Seton Hall with teammate Storm Murphy (5) during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday... (AP Photo/John Raoux). Wofford's Fletcher Magee (3) celebrates a 3-point shot against Seton Hall with teammate Storm Murphy (5) during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday...
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Time to see whether the upstarts of the NCAA Tournament can dance their way to the Sweet 16. More>>

R. Kelly's trip to Dubai off for now as contracts reworked Video included

(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Chicago judge is expected to... (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. A Chicago judge is expected to...
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A Chicago judge is expected to rule on whether to let R. Kelly to travel overseas to perform several concerts to help the cash-strapped singer pay legal and other bills as he faces sex-abuse charges. More>>

Barr scours Trump-Russia report to see how much to open

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). An American flag flies outside the Department of Justice in Washington, Friday, March 22, 2019. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with a... (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). An American flag flies outside the Department of Justice in Washington, Friday, March 22, 2019. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with a...
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Special counsel Robert Mueller has closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. More>>

The Latest: 2nd ship needs rescue off Norway's western coast

(Frank Einar Vatne / NTB scanpix via AP). The cruise ship Viking Sky lays at anchor in heavy seas, after it sent out a Mayday signal because of engine failure in windy conditions, near Hustadvika, off the west coast of Norway, Saturday March 23, 2019. ... (Frank Einar Vatne / NTB scanpix via AP). The cruise ship Viking Sky lays at anchor in heavy seas, after it sent out a Mayday signal because of engine failure in windy conditions, near Hustadvika, off the west coast of Norway, Saturday March 23, 2019. ...
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Norwegian officials say rescue workers have managed to evacuate about 100 people so far from a cruise ship that ran into engine problems in heavy winds and seas and sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast. More>>

The Latest: Barr decision on report to cause fireworks

(AP Photo/Terry Renna). People hold signs as the motorcade of President Donald Trump passes on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Special counsel Robert Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, e... (AP Photo/Terry Renna). People hold signs as the motorcade of President Donald Trump passes on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Special counsel Robert Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, e...
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President Donald Trump is on the golf course in Florida a day after special counsel Robert Mueller closed his 22-month-long Russia investigation with no new charges. More>>

Judge scrutinizes Trump's policy shift on asylum seekers

(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, March 19, 2019, file photo, two men, both of Honduras, gather with attorneys to pray before crossing into the United States to begin their asylum cases after being returned to Mexico in Tijuana, Me... (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, March 19, 2019, file photo, two men, both of Honduras, gather with attorneys to pray before crossing into the United States to begin their asylum cases after being returned to Mexico in Tijuana, Me...
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The Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico will face scrutiny from a U.S. judge in San Francisco. More>>

EU leaders postpone decision on 2050 climate goal

(Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a  'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019. (Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a 'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019.
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European Union leaders are pushing back a decision on the bloc's efforts to end most emissions of greenhouse gases. More>>

Small solar storm coming to Earth but no big light show

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Space weather forecasters say a solar storm is heading to Earth, but don't expect a big light show. More>>

'Thrones' actress Emilia Clarke says she's had 2 aneurysms

(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Emilia Clarke arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Clarke has revealed she’s had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since... (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Emilia Clarke arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Clarke has revealed she’s had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since...
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"Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke has revealed she's had two life-threatening aneurysms, and two brain surgeries, since the show began. More>>

Tens of thousands in southern Africa need help after cyclone

(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). A man passes through a section of the road damaged by Cyclone Idai in Nhamatanda about 50 kilometres from Beira, in Mozambique, Friday March, 22, 2019. As flood waters began to recede in parts of Mozambique on Friday, f... (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). A man passes through a section of the road damaged by Cyclone Idai in Nhamatanda about 50 kilometres from Beira, in Mozambique, Friday March, 22, 2019. As flood waters began to recede in parts of Mozambique on Friday, f...
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A second week has begun of efforts to find and help scores of thousands of people after Cyclone Idai devastated parts of southern Africa. More>>

Q&A: The end of the Islamic State group's "caliphate"

(Furat FM, via AP, File). FILE - In this frame grab from a video released In this Oct. 15, 2017, file photo and provided by Furat FM, a Syrian Kurdish activist-run media group, shows Syrian Islamic State group fighters who have surrendered, at a base o... (Furat FM, via AP, File). FILE - In this frame grab from a video released In this Oct. 15, 2017, file photo and provided by Furat FM, a Syrian Kurdish activist-run media group, shows Syrian Islamic State group fighters who have surrendered, at a base o...
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Q&A: The Islamic State group's self-styled caliphate is gone, but the threat it poses remains. More>>

The Latest: Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Protesters hold signs during a rally demanding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and peace treaty near the U.S. embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 21, 2019. The Korean Peninsula remains in a technical stat... (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). Protesters hold signs during a rally demanding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and peace treaty near the U.S. embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 21, 2019. The Korean Peninsula remains in a technical stat...
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President Donald Trump says he is reversing his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, ordering them withdrawn. More>>

The Latest: Minister: 40K yellow vest protesters nationwide

(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Protesters gather during a rally in Paris, Saturday, March 23, 2019. Yellow vest demonstrators gathered in Paris and other French cities for a 19th round of demonstrations as authorities issued bans on protests in certain areas... (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Protesters gather during a rally in Paris, Saturday, March 23, 2019. Yellow vest demonstrators gathered in Paris and other French cities for a 19th round of demonstrations as authorities issued bans on protests in certain areas...
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Thousands of yellow vest protesters are marching through Paris amid heightened security a week after resurgent rioting by demonstrators angry at President Emmanuel Macron. More>>

Extremists attack Somalia govt office, minister among 5 dead

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An explosion has been heard in the Somali capital Mogadishu. More>>

No. 1 Virginia avoids 2nd straight huge NCAA tourney upset

(AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Gardner-Webb's David Efianayi (11) shoots over Virginia's Kihei Clark (0) during a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Columbia, S.C., Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Gardner-Webb's David Efianayi (11) shoots over Virginia's Kihei Clark (0) during a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament in Columbia, S.C., Friday, March 22, 2019.
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This time No. 1 seed Virginia avoided the biggest upset in NCAA Tournament history. More>>

Duke's Zion Show has successful NCAA Tournament debut

(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Duke forward Zion Williamson (1) goes up for a dunk against North Dakota State forward Rocky Kreuser (34) during the first half of a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Co... (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Duke forward Zion Williamson (1) goes up for a dunk against North Dakota State forward Rocky Kreuser (34) during the first half of a first-round game in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Co...
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Zion Williamson scored 25 points and put on his own personal highlight show in top-seeded Duke's 85-62 victory over 16th-seeded North Dakota State in his first NCAA Tournament game. More>>

Iditarod competitor whose dogs quit says they got spooked

(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ... (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). This Wednesday, March 20, 2019, photo shows Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage, Alaska. The Frenchman Petit was in the lead of this year's race but his dog team quit running after he yelled ...
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The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska race when his dogs refused to keep running is dismissing critics who say he ran them too hard. More>>

A look at Russians who became mixed up in Trump probe

(Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 4, 2017 file photo, Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin is shown prior to a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. (Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 4, 2017 file photo, Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin is shown prior to a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia.
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A look at Russians who became mixed up in Trump probe. More>>

Potential recession signal: A key 'yield curve' has inverted

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One of the most closely watched predictors for recession just yelped even louder. More>>

Flight attendant detained by immigration on return to US

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A flight attendant who had work authorization under a program for immigrants brought to the country as children has been detained after working a flight to Mexico. More>>

The Latest: Mueller passes Russia probe to attorney general

(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Friday, March 22, 2019. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nea... (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Friday, March 22, 2019. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nea...
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Attorney General William Barr says he could update Congress as early as this weekend about special counsel Robert Mueller's findings in the Russia investigation. More>>

EPA argues for shifting focus from climate change to water

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Wheele... (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Wheele...
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The Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator says unsafe drinking water is "probably the biggest environmental threat" the world faces. More>>

The Latest: Somali forces end attack by Islamic extremists

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Dozens of people in Somalia's capital are believed to be trapped inside a government building amid an Islamic extremist attack. More>>

Islamic State driven from last Syria territory, Trump says

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, March 22, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, March 22, 2019, in Washington.
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The White House says that all Islamic State held territory in Syria has been"100 percent" eliminated. More>>

Trump to nominate conservative Stephen Moore for Fed board

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, March 22, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with reporters before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, March 22, 2019, in Washington.
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President Donald Trump says he will nominate Stephen Moore, a prominent conservative economist, to fill a vacancy on the Federal Reserve's seven-member board. More>>

Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds

(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014 file photo, a sales associate uses a pair of chopsticks to hold a bud of Lemon Skunk, the highest potency strain of marijuana available at the dispensary in Denver. According to research r... (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014 file photo, a sales associate uses a pair of chopsticks to hold a bud of Lemon Skunk, the highest potency strain of marijuana available at the dispensary in Denver. According to research r...
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Scientists say smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by about five times. More>>

Family of slain boy visits Christchurch mosque as it reopens

(AP Photo/Mark Baker). His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal Hashemite, of the Kingdom of Jordan, embraces a worshipper outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Saturday, March 23, 2019. The mosque reopened today following the M... (AP Photo/Mark Baker). His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal Hashemite, of the Kingdom of Jordan, embraces a worshipper outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Saturday, March 23, 2019. The mosque reopened today following the M...
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The family of a slain 3-year-old boy and a Jordanian prince were among those who visited a mosque when it reopened for the first time since a terrorist killed 42 people. More>>

Q&A: Golan Heights an area of beauty, strategic value

(AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2013, file photo, Israeli soldiers sit in a position on the border with Syria on the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights as smoke rises following explosions of mortar shells. President Donald Trump’s... (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2013, file photo, Israeli soldiers sit in a position on the border with Syria on the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights as smoke rises following explosions of mortar shells. President Donald Trump’s...
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A look at the Golan Heights, a strategic high ground at the southwestern corner of Syria with stunning, broad views of both Israel and Syria below. More>>

Mourners walk silently to honor Utrecht shooting victims

(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Children lay flowers at a makeshift memorial site for the victims of a shooting incident in a tram in Utrecht, Netherlands, Tuesday, March 19, 2019. A gunman killed three people and wounded others on a tram in the central Dutch... (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Children lay flowers at a makeshift memorial site for the victims of a shooting incident in a tram in Utrecht, Netherlands, Tuesday, March 19, 2019. A gunman killed three people and wounded others on a tram in the central Dutch...
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An investigating judge has extended by two weeks the detention of a man suspected of killing three passengers on a tram in the central Dutch city of Utrecht and seriously wounding three more. More>>

'Brace ourselves': Cyclone death toll tops 600 in Africa

(Photo -Denis Onyodi - Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre via AP). In this photo supplied by the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre survivors of Cyclone Idai arrive by rescue boat in Beira, Mozambique, Thursday, March 21, 2019. The confirmed deat... (Photo -Denis Onyodi - Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre via AP). In this photo supplied by the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre survivors of Cyclone Idai arrive by rescue boat in Beira, Mozambique, Thursday, March 21, 2019. The confirmed deat...
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The secretary-general of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Mozambique says the death toll following Cyclone Idai could exceed the 1,000 predicted by the country's president earlier this week. More>>

Watchdog: FEMA wrongly released personal data of victims

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A government watchdog has found the Federal Emergency Management Agency wrongly released to a contractor the personal information of 2.3 million survivors of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the California wildfires in 2017. More>>

NCAA Latest: Buckeyes, Hokies close 1st round with wins

(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery, right, speaks with an official during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Maryland in College Park, Md. McCaffery was s... (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery, right, speaks with an official during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Maryland in College Park, Md. McCaffery was s...
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Cincinnati has managed to stay ahead in its first-round game against Iowa despite a subpar performance from Jarron Cumberland, the American Athletic's player of the year. More>>

EU takes charge, forces Brexit deadlines on UK's May

(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). European Council President Donald Tusk, right, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker participate in a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Worn down by three years of indeci... (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). European Council President Donald Tusk, right, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker participate in a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Worn down by three years of indeci...
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European Union leaders are gathering again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too great a threat to the world's biggest trading bloc. More>>

Trump's Golan statement draws strong regional condemnation

(Amir Cohen/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, during their visit to Netanyahu's official residence in Jerusalem, Thursday March 21, 2019. Netanyahu has praised U.S. Pre... (Amir Cohen/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, during their visit to Netanyahu's official residence in Jerusalem, Thursday March 21, 2019. Netanyahu has praised U.S. Pre...
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Syria condemns Trump's declaration that Washington will recognize Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights. More>>

GM announces jobs, electric vehicle after Trump criticism

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Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from President Donald Trump over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a Michigan factory. More>>

Mueller concludes Russia-Trump probe with no new indictments

(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Friday, March 22, 2019. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nea... (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Friday, March 22, 2019. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nea...
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Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with associates of President Donald Trump. More>>

White cop cleared in fatal shooting of black teenager

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this March 12, 2019 file photo, former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, charged with homicide in the shooting death of Antwon Rose II, walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. A witness in the ... (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this March 12, 2019 file photo, former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, charged with homicide in the shooting death of Antwon Rose II, walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. A witness in the ...
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An expert in police use of force says a former officer did everything by the book in a fatal encounter with an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer. More>>

Democratic demands set up battle over Mueller report

(AP Photo/David R. Martin). In this image made from video, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-NY, addresses the media in New York, Friday, March 22, 2019. Schumer called the news conference after special counsel Robert Mueller released the final report on the Rus... (AP Photo/David R. Martin). In this image made from video, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-NY, addresses the media in New York, Friday, March 22, 2019. Schumer called the news conference after special counsel Robert Mueller released the final report on the Rus...
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Congressional Democrats are calling for special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation to be fully released, including the underlying evidence. More>>

Death toll rises to 62 in China chemical plant blast

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The death toll in an explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China has risen to 44, with another 90 people seriously injured. More>>

Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash

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Indonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after its passengers lost confidence with the model. More>>

Sanders aims for strong showing in delegate-rich California

(AP Photo/John Locher). FILE - In this March 16, 2019 photo, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at a rally in Henderson, Nev.  The Vermont senator was an insurgent outsider three years ago in a head-to-head race against H... (AP Photo/John Locher). FILE - In this March 16, 2019 photo, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at a rally in Henderson, Nev. The Vermont senator was an insurgent outsider three years ago in a head-to-head race against H...
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Bernie Sanders is campaigning in California this week, hoping to improve on his second-place finish in the state's 2016 Democratic presidential primary. More>>

US budget deficit sets February record of $234 billion

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo the dome of the U.S. Capitol Building is visible in reflection in Washington. On Friday, March 22, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for February. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo the dome of the U.S. Capitol Building is visible in reflection in Washington. On Friday, March 22, the Treasury Department releases federal budget data for February.
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US federal budget deficit hits record for month of $234 billion in February. More>>

The Latest: UN chief visits mosque and urges global safety

(AP Photo/Mark Baker). Muslims pray during Friday prayers at Hagley Park in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 p... (AP Photo/Mark Baker). Muslims pray during Friday prayers at Hagley Park in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 p...
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An Australian national security official says security agencies are increasing their "scrutiny and pressure" on white supremacists after the New Zealand mosque attack. More>>

Broken-hearted but not broken: New Zealand prays together

(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Mourners attend the service for a victim of the mosque shootings for a burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. People across New Zealand will listen to the Muslim call to pray... (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Mourners attend the service for a victim of the mosque shootings for a burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. People across New Zealand will listen to the Muslim call to pray...
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People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 people were slaughtered at two mosques. More>>

'Rise up!' NZ students heal with haka after mosque attacks

(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Students from Punchbowl Boys High School perform the New Zealand Maori tradition dance called a haka after Friday prayers at Imam Ali bin Abi Taleb Mosque in Sydney, Australia, Friday, March 22, 2019. The performance is to show... (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Students from Punchbowl Boys High School perform the New Zealand Maori tradition dance called a haka after Friday prayers at Imam Ali bin Abi Taleb Mosque in Sydney, Australia, Friday, March 22, 2019. The performance is to show...
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After mass shooting, the young people of Christchurch find solace in an old tradition: a Maori ceremonial dance called the haka. More>>

'Full House' to big house in college scheme? Experts differ

(AP Photo). This combination photo shows actress Lori Loughlin at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's An Unforgettable Evening event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 27, 2018, left, and actress Felicity Huffman at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los ... (AP Photo). This combination photo shows actress Lori Loughlin at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's An Unforgettable Evening event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 27, 2018, left, and actress Felicity Huffman at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los ...
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Will 'Aunt Becky' and other parents charged with college scam see prison time? Experts differ on the probability. More>>

PGA Tour suspends Robert Garrigus for failed drug test

(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2014, file photo, Robert Garrigus looks at his golf ball during the third round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament at Innisbrook in Palm Harbor, Fla. Garrigus has become the first player... (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2014, file photo, Robert Garrigus looks at his golf ball during the third round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament at Innisbrook in Palm Harbor, Fla. Garrigus has become the first player...
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Robert Garrigus becomes 1st PGA Tour player suspended for drug of abuse. More>>

Trump intensified attacks on Mueller report before release

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order on "improving free inquiry, transparency, and accountability on campus" in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order on "improving free inquiry, transparency, and accountability on campus" in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Washington.
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President Donald Trump is intensifying his efforts to discredit a highly anticipated report on the Russia investigation. More>>

The Latest: EU gives UK leader May 2 Brexit deadlines

(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic arrives for an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. European Union leaders gathered again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too gre... (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic arrives for an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. European Union leaders gathered again Friday after deciding that the political crisis in Britain over Brexit poses too gre...
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Croatia's prime minister says European Union leaders are protecting their citizens and businesses by setting strict deadlines for Brexit. More>>

Fish in river that famously caught fire now OK'd for dinner

(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland.  Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ... (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland. Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ...
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Federal environmental regulators say fish living in an Ohio river that became synonymous with industrial pollution when it caught fire in 1969 are now safe to eat. More>>

Italy, China deepen ties under wary gaze of US, EU

(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport in Fiumicino, Italy, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Jinping is in Italy to sign a memorandum of understanding to make Italy the fir... (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan arrive at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport in Fiumicino, Italy, Thursday, March 21, 2019. Jinping is in Italy to sign a memorandum of understanding to make Italy the fir...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping is launching a two-day official visit aimed at deepening economic and cultural ties with Italy through an ambitious infrastructure building program that has raised suspicions among Italy's U.S. and European allies. More>>

Correction: Southern Flood Threat story

(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se... (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...
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Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks. More>>

ACLU: Black man detained while moving into own Kansas home

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The American Civil Liberties of Kansas has asked for a state investigation after a black man was detained by local police while moving into his own home. More>>

Floods suggest national security threat from climate change

(Delanie Stafford, The U.S. Air Force via AP). In this March 18, 2019 photo released by the U.S. Air Force, environmental restoration employees deploy a containment boom from a boat on Offutt Air Force Base in Neb., as a precautionary measure for possi... (Delanie Stafford, The U.S. Air Force via AP). In this March 18, 2019 photo released by the U.S. Air Force, environmental restoration employees deploy a containment boom from a boat on Offutt Air Force Base in Neb., as a precautionary measure for possi...
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The flooding in Nebraska provided a dramatic example of how climate change poses a national security threat. More>>

Frankfurt flights briefly suspended over drone sighting

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Flights at Frankfurt airport have been interrupted briefly after two drones were seen in the area. More>>

Pompeo at odds with Lebanese officials over Hezbollah

(Jim Young/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan wave before boarding their airplane to Beirut at Ben Gurion airport near Lod, Israel, Friday, March 22, 2019. (Jim Young/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan wave before boarding their airplane to Beirut at Ben Gurion airport near Lod, Israel, Friday, March 22, 2019.
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US Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Lebanon, last leg of Mideast tour that took him to Kuwait, Israel. More>>

Baby eel fishermen hope for year free of poaching, shutdowns

(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). In this May 25, 2017 file photo, baby eels, also known as elvers, are held in Brewer, Maine. Elver season begins on Friday, March 22, 2019, with fishermen hoping the big-money season isn't interrupted by poaching conc... (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File). In this May 25, 2017 file photo, baby eels, also known as elvers, are held in Brewer, Maine. Elver season begins on Friday, March 22, 2019, with fishermen hoping the big-money season isn't interrupted by poaching conc...
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Maine fishermen are taking to rivers and streams in the state to fish for baby eels in a high-stakes season they hope isn't interrupted by poaching concerns as it was a year ago. More>>

Cradling children, migrant families cross border in waves Video included

(AP Photo/Eric Gay). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019, photo, Hillary Herrera Cortez, 3, peers over the shoulder of her mother, Hildy Cortez Martinez, as the two wait for Border Patrol agents to process them at the U.S.-Mexico border near McAllen, Texa... (AP Photo/Eric Gay). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019, photo, Hillary Herrera Cortez, 3, peers over the shoulder of her mother, Hildy Cortez Martinez, as the two wait for Border Patrol agents to process them at the U.S.-Mexico border near McAllen, Texa...
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Waves of desperate families are trying to cross the U.S. border with Mexico almost hourly and entering an overtaxed government detention system. More>>

Joe Biden faces a challenge winning over progressives

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this March 12, 2019 photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the International Association of Firefighters at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington. As the former vice president inches closer toward... (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this March 12, 2019 photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the International Association of Firefighters at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington. As the former vice president inches closer toward...
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Joe Biden says he has 'the most progressive record' of any Democrat running, or mulling a run, in 2020. More>>

Florida man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump foes

(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru... (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru...
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A Florida man has pleaded guilty to sending a wave of pipe bombs to CNN and prominent critics of President Donald Trump. More>>

The Latest: Trump tweets abrupt shift on Golan Heights

(Jim Young/Pool Image via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo signs a guest book during a visit together with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman to the Western Wall Tunnels in Jerusalem's Old Cit... (Jim Young/Pool Image via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo signs a guest book during a visit together with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman to the Western Wall Tunnels in Jerusalem's Old Cit...
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President Donald Trump says that it's time to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. More>>

Ichiro walks off into history in 'sayonara' at Tokyo Dome

(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ... (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki stretches on the field prior to Game 2 of the Major League baseball opening series between the Mariners and the Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Thursday, March 21, 2019. ...
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Report: Ichiro will retire in Japan after Mariners vs. A's game in Tokyo Dome. More>>

Kalscheur, Gophers knock off Louisville 86-76

(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20... (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). Minnesota's Gabe Kalscheur (22) goes for a layup as Louisville's Steven Enoch (23) watches, during the second half of a first round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday, March 21, 20...
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Freshman Gale Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half and 10th-seeeded Minnesota rolled past Louisville 86-76 in the opening round of the East Region, the Gophers' first win in the NCAA Tournament in six years. More>>

US forces say 2 American soldiers killed in Afghanistan

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US forces: 2 American service members have been killed during an operation in Afghanistan. More>>

Missouri governor declares state of emergency amid flooding

(Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP). Helmut Shea Kaukver III looks on from a boat alongside Tim Rockford Monday, March 18, 2019, in Bellwood, Neb. The men were returning to their neighborhood which was only accessible by boat because of floodw... (Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP). Helmut Shea Kaukver III looks on from a boat alongside Tim Rockford Monday, March 18, 2019, in Bellwood, Neb. The men were returning to their neighborhood which was only accessible by boat because of floodw...
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Authorities have rescued several people stranded by flooding in northwest Missouri. More>>

Trump orders colleges to back free speech or lose funding Video included

(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). In this March 2, 2019 photo, President Donald Trump invites to the podium, Hayden Williams, a field representative of the Leadership Institute, who was assaulted at Berkeley campus, at the Conservative Political Action Conf... (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). In this March 2, 2019 photo, President Donald Trump invites to the podium, Hayden Williams, a field representative of the Leadership Institute, who was assaulted at Berkeley campus, at the Conservative Political Action Conf...
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President Donald Trump is expected to order U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal funding. More>>

North Korea abruptly withdraws staff from liaison office

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South Korea says North Korea has withdrawn its staff from an inter-Korean liaison office after summit talks with US collapsed. More>>

Mississippi governor signs 'heartbeat' abortion law

(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE -  In this March 14, 2019 file photograph, a Planned Parenthood supporter hosts an abortion rights button on her hat during a rally on the steps of the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Missis... (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2019 file photograph, a Planned Parenthood supporter hosts an abortion rights button on her hat during a rally on the steps of the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Missis...
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Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he is not worried about lawsuits the state prepares to enact one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation. More>>

US abruptly endorses Israel's Golan sovereignty in big shift Video included

(Jim Young/Pool Image via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes part in a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the six million Jews killed by the Nazis in the Holocaust, in the Hall of Remembrance at Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Cent... (Jim Young/Pool Image via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes part in a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the six million Jews killed by the Nazis in the Holocaust, in the Hall of Remembrance at Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Cent...
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US Secretary of State Pompeo to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu. More>>

Trump again knocks McCain as Republicans urge end to attacks

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin... (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
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Trump's latest tirade against John McCain comes after several leading Republicans defend the longtime Arizona senator. More>>

Venezuelan opposition aide is seized, US and allies protest

(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who has declared himself interim president, arrives to the National Assembly for a meeting with "Frente Amplio," a coalition of opposition parties, and other civic groups in Caraca... (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who has declared himself interim president, arrives to the National Assembly for a meeting with "Frente Amplio," a coalition of opposition parties, and other civic groups in Caraca...
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Venezuelan security forces search the homes of two key supporters of opposition leader Juan Guaido, who is escalating a campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro. More>>

Consumers should soon see benefit of Fed's patience on rates

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It was only a few months ago that interest rates were marching higher and bearing down on everyone from home buyers to stock investors. More>>

Indonesia safety board denies leaking Lion Air probe details

(AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, file photo, a crane moves a pair of wheels recovered from the Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea for further investigation at Tanjung Priok Port in Jakarta, Indonesia.  In... (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, file photo, a crane moves a pair of wheels recovered from the Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea for further investigation at Tanjung Priok Port in Jakarta, Indonesia. In...
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The chairman of Indonesia's transportation safety agency has confirmed that a third pilot was in the cockpit of the next-to-last flight of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8. More>>

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo a Thai Lion Air employee displays a ceremonial key to the company's newest plane, Boeing's first 737 MAX 9 jet, following a delivery ceremony to the airline in Seattle. The Unit... (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE- In this March 21, 2018, file photo a Thai Lion Air employee displays a ceremonial key to the company's newest plane, Boeing's first 737 MAX 9 jet, following a delivery ceremony to the airline in Seattle. The Unit...
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Families of Kenyan victims of the Ethiopian plane crash are asking their government for legal assistance in pursuing compensation. More>>

The Latest: Dutch PM: Britain could walk out without deal

(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech about the Brexit ahead of a meeting of the European council, at the German parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, March 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech about the Brexit ahead of a meeting of the European council, at the German parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, March 21, 2019.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says European Union leaders could approve a short delay to Brexit in principle so long as Britain's Parliament passes a twice-rejected withdrawal deal next week. More>>

Europe offers UK a little more time for Brexit

(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, greets European Council President Donald Tusk during a tripartite social summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. European Union officials r... (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, greets European Council President Donald Tusk during a tripartite social summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Wednesday, March 20, 2019. European Union officials r...
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Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to persuade European Union leaders to delay Brexit by up to three months, just eight days before Britain is scheduled to leave the bloc. More>>

Death toll from cyclone surpasses 500 in southern Africa Video included

(Josh Estey/CARE via AP). Flood waters dominate the landscape following cyclone force winds and heavy rain near the coastal city of Beira, Mozambique, Wednesday March 20, 2019. Torrential rains were expected to continue into Thursday and floodwaters we... (Josh Estey/CARE via AP). Flood waters dominate the landscape following cyclone force winds and heavy rain near the coastal city of Beira, Mozambique, Wednesday March 20, 2019. Torrential rains were expected to continue into Thursday and floodwaters we...
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A week after Cyclone Idai hit coastal Mozambique and swept across the country to Zimbabwe, its flooding, destruction and death continues in southern Africa, making it one of the most destructive natural disasters in the region's recent history. More>>

Italian citizenship urged for boy whose SOS call saved lives

(Daniele Bennati/ANSA via AP). Firefighters and police officers stand by the gutted remains of a bus in San Donato Milanese, near Milan, Italy, March 21, 2019. Italian authorities say a bus driver transporting schoolchildren stopped his vehicle on a pr... (Daniele Bennati/ANSA via AP). Firefighters and police officers stand by the gutted remains of a bus in San Donato Milanese, near Milan, Italy, March 21, 2019. Italian authorities say a bus driver transporting schoolchildren stopped his vehicle on a pr...
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The leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement says the country should grant citizenship to a 13-year-old Egyptian boy hailed as a hero for alerting police that he and his middle school classmates had been abducted by their bus driver. More>>

Jury: Roundup weed killer is major factor in man's cancer

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A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer. More>>

NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a... (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Tre Jones (3) and Javin DeLaurier (12) react following a play against Wake Forest during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tyus Jones led a...
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Duke is the most popular pick in the online tournament pools, with North Carolina next. More>>

Ex-President Temer arrested in Brazil on corruption charges

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A federal judge has issued an arrest warrant for ex-President Michel Temer on corruption charges. More>>

Attorneys: 5 charged in terror case because they are Muslims

(Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE - This Aug. 13, 2018 pool file photo shows defendants, from left, Jany Leveille, Lucas Morton, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj and Subbannah Wahhaj entering district court in Taos, N.M., for a dete... (Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE - This Aug. 13, 2018 pool file photo shows defendants, from left, Jany Leveille, Lucas Morton, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj and Subbannah Wahhaj entering district court in Taos, N.M., for a dete...
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Five people arrested at a New Mexico compound where a boy was found dead pleaded not guilty to federal terrorism-related charges that their attorneys say they would not be facing if they weren't Muslims. More>>

Dubai finds itself entangled in case against R. Kelly

(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. An aunt who introduced her und... (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2015, file photo, musical artist R. Kelly performs the national anthem before an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks in New York. An aunt who introduced her und...
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Dubai finds itself entangled in sex abuse case against American R&B singer R. Kelly. More>>

Ferry packed with Iraqis celebrating holiday sinks; 94 die

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An Iraqi official says a ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year sank in the Tigris river near Mosul, killing at least 40 people. More>>

China's Xi visits Italy with Belt and Road deal as prize

(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this March 12, 2019, file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a plenary session of China's National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The country's foreign ministry... (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this March 12, 2019, file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a plenary session of China's National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The country's foreign ministry...
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Chinese Premier Xi Jingping's visit to Rome will see the two countries sign a deal making Italy the first major democracy to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project. More>>

The Latest: New Zealanders to observe Muslim call to prayer

(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Mourners gather before a service of a victim from last week's mosque shooting for a burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, March 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Mourners gather before a service of a victim from last week's mosque shooting for a burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, March 21, 2019.
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New Zealand prime minister announces immediate ban on all assault weapons, "military-style semi-automatic weapons". More>>

New Zealand to observe Muslim prayer after mosque attacks

(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Mourners leave the cemetery after the burial service of the body of a victim of the Friday March 15 mosque shootings at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, March 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Mourners leave the cemetery after the burial service of the body of a victim of the Friday March 15 mosque shootings at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Thursday, March 21, 2019.
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Thousands of people are expected to come together for an emotional Friday prayer service led by the imam of one of the New Zealand mosques attacked a week ago. More>>

The Latest: Cyclone Idai death toll rises to over 550

(Josh Estey/CARE via AP). A young girl is helped from a boat after being evacuated from flood waters following cyclone force winds and heavy rain near the coastal city of Beira, Mozambique, Wednesday March 20, 2019. Torrential rains were expected to co... (Josh Estey/CARE via AP). A young girl is helped from a boat after being evacuated from flood waters following cyclone force winds and heavy rain near the coastal city of Beira, Mozambique, Wednesday March 20, 2019. Torrential rains were expected to co...
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Zimbabwe's defense minister says more than 120 bodies were washed into neighboring Mozambique by flooding caused by Cyclone Idai, bringing the death toll in Zimbabwe to at least 259. More>>

FBI tracked Michael Cohen's phones with controversial device

(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Newly released documents show the FBI was investigating President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer for nearly a ... (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Newly released documents show the FBI was investigating President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer for nearly a ...
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The FBI used highly secretive and controversial cellphone sweeping technology to zero-in on President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer when agents raided his New York City home, hotel room and office last year. More>>

Levi's soars in return to public markets

(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2018 photo Bart Sights, head of the Eureka Lab, compares the markings and damage on jeans that he guesses are close to 30 years old, left, to jeans made within a few hours of this photograph at Levi's i... (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2018 photo Bart Sights, head of the Eureka Lab, compares the markings and damage on jeans that he guesses are close to 30 years old, left, to jeans made within a few hours of this photograph at Levi's i...
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Levi Strauss, the company behind America's first blue jeans, prepares to go public. More>>

Clarification: Ferguson Activists-Deaths story

(Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2014, file photo Edward Crawford Jr., returns a tear gas canister fired by police who were trying to disperse protesters in Ferguson, Mo. Six young men with connections to the... (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2014, file photo Edward Crawford Jr., returns a tear gas canister fired by police who were trying to disperse protesters in Ferguson, Mo. Six young men with connections to the...
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Six young men with connections to Ferguson protests have died, drawing attention on social media and speculation in the activist community that something sinister is at play. More>>

5 compound suspects plead not guilty to terror charges

(Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE - This Aug. 13, 2018 pool file photo shows defendants, from left, Jany Leveille, Lucas Morton, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj and Subbannah Wahhaj entering district court in Taos, N.M., for a dete... (Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP, Pool, File). FILE - This Aug. 13, 2018 pool file photo shows defendants, from left, Jany Leveille, Lucas Morton, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj and Subbannah Wahhaj entering district court in Taos, N.M., for a dete...
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Five former residents of a New Mexico compound are scheduled to appear in federal court on terrorism-related charges that include conspiring to attack U.S. law enforcement and military members. More>>

Suspect in mob boss slaying could face lethal Mafia justice

(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2019, file photo, Anthony Comello displays writing on his hand that includes pro-Donald Trump slogans during his extradition hearing in Toms River, N.J. Comello is accused of killing the reputed bos... (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 18, 2019, file photo, Anthony Comello displays writing on his hand that includes pro-Donald Trump slogans during his extradition hearing in Toms River, N.J. Comello is accused of killing the reputed bos...
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Marked man? Accused killer of New York mob boss may have to worry about Mafia justice. More>>

Cummings concerned about Jared, Ivanka private emails, texts

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2017 file photo, Ivanka Trump stands before President Donald Trump signs a memorandum to expand access to STEM, science technology engineering and math, education, in the Oval Office of the White House ... (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2017 file photo, Ivanka Trump stands before President Donald Trump signs a memorandum to expand access to STEM, science technology engineering and math, education, in the Oval Office of the White House ...
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A top House Democrat says Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and a powerful White House aide, is not preserving all of her official email communications as required by federal law. More>>

NTSB: Impaired truck driver likely cause of GOP train crash

(Allison Wrabel/ The Daily Progress via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, emergency personnel work at the scene of a train crash involving a garbage truck struck by a train carrying Republican congressmen in Crozet, Va. Fed... (Allison Wrabel/ The Daily Progress via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, emergency personnel work at the scene of a train crash involving a garbage truck struck by a train carrying Republican congressmen in Crozet, Va. Fed...
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Federal investigators say a trash truck driver was likely under the influence of marijuana and anti-seizure medication when his vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train carrying Republican lawmakers in Virginia last year. More>>

The bump stock ban is just days away. What will owners do?

(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this March 15, 2019 photo, Ryan Liskey displays a bump stock on top of his AR-15 at his home in Harrisonburg, Va. The ban on bump stocks is just a few days away and owners of the devices like Liskey are trying to figure out ... (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this March 15, 2019 photo, Ryan Liskey displays a bump stock on top of his AR-15 at his home in Harrisonburg, Va. The ban on bump stocks is just a few days away and owners of the devices like Liskey are trying to figure out ...
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With the ban on bump stocks just a few days away, owners of the devices are trying to figure out what to do: Destroy it. More>>

The Latest: Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump foes

(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru... (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who is charged with sending pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Tru...
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A Florida man has pleaded guilty to sending a wave of pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump. More>>

Movement toward less partisan political maps gains momentum

(David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier via AP, File). FILE- In this Feb. 2, 2019, file photo former Virginia Governor and U.S. Sen. George Allen, right, talks with supporters during a stop in Bristol, Va. Allen was on a five-city town hall tour of Virgi... (David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier via AP, File). FILE- In this Feb. 2, 2019, file photo former Virginia Governor and U.S. Sen. George Allen, right, talks with supporters during a stop in Bristol, Va. Allen was on a five-city town hall tour of Virgi...
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In recent years, an increasing number of states have adopted less partisan methods for drawing congressional or state legislative political districts. More>>

Trout, Angels finalize record $426.5 million, 12-year deal

(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person... (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FIEL - In this April 3, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout celebrates after hitting a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif. A person...
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Mike Trout and the Angels announced their 12-year contract, a record deal that ties baseball's top player to Los Angeles for what likely will be the rest of his career. More>>

APNewsBreak: Police say Salvadoran suspect killed for meth

(AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019 file photo, Wilber Ernesto Martinez-Guzman, 19, of El Salvador, is escorted into the courtroom for his initial appearance in Carson City Justice Court in Carson City, Nev. A detective says the... (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019 file photo, Wilber Ernesto Martinez-Guzman, 19, of El Salvador, is escorted into the courtroom for his initial appearance in Carson City Justice Court in Carson City, Nev. A detective says the...
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APNewsbreak: A detective says a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. More>>

Pelosi's no fan of impeachment: Just ask Clinton and Bush

(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Friday, March 8, 2019 file photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks at an Economic Club of Washington luncheon gathering in Washington. The day after Democrats swept to power, Speaker-to-b... (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Friday, March 8, 2019 file photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks at an Economic Club of Washington luncheon gathering in Washington. The day after Democrats swept to power, Speaker-to-b...
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Pelosi keeps a remarkably consistent stand against impeaching any president. More>>

Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this April 10, 2018, file photo Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg adjusts his tie as he arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington. Earlier this ... (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE- In this April 10, 2018, file photo Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg adjusts his tie as he arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington. Earlier this ...
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Facebook settled five lawsuits alleging that its advertising systems enabled discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads. More>>

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report Video included

(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, for a trip to visit a Army tank plant in Lima, Ohio, and a fundraising event in Canton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, for a trip to visit a Army tank plant in Lima, Ohio, and a fundraising event in Canton, Ohio.
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President Donald Trump says it's "ridiculous" that special counsel Robert Mueller is writing a report to summarize his findings _ but says he's looking forward to seeing what it says. More>>

The Latest: Death toll from Iraq ferry sinking rises to 83

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Iraqi officials say the death toll from the sinking of a river ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year in northern Iraq has risen to 71. More>>

Migrants encounter snafus with new US asylum policy

(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). Two men, both of Honduras, walk with attorneys as they cross into the United States to begin their asylum cases, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tijuana, Mexico. A group of about five men were on their way to report for their first... (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). Two men, both of Honduras, walk with attorneys as they cross into the United States to begin their asylum cases, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Tijuana, Mexico. A group of about five men were on their way to report for their first...
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Scheduling glitches led an immigration judge to deny the Trump administration's request to order four Central American migrants deported because they failed to show for initial hearings Wednesday in the U.S. while being forced to wait in Mexico. More>>

March Madness arrives: Round 1 of NCAA Tournament starts

(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino, center, talks to his team during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Minnesota plays Louisville on Thursday. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino, center, talks to his team during practice at the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. Minnesota plays Louisville on Thursday.
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Millions of brackets are filled with millions of guesses and it's time to find out how they fare. More>>

Flooded Iowa communities surviving with trucked-in water

(DroneBase via AP). This Tuesday, March 19, 2019 aerial photo shows flooding along the Missouri River in Pacific Junction, Iowa. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says rivers breached at least a dozen levees in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri. Hundreds of h... (DroneBase via AP). This Tuesday, March 19, 2019 aerial photo shows flooding along the Missouri River in Pacific Junction, Iowa. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says rivers breached at least a dozen levees in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri. Hundreds of h...
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Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees. More>>

UN: Gene editing for human reproduction is 'irresponsible'

(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018 file photo, a researcher installs a fine glass pipette into a microscope in preparation for injecting embryos with Cas9 protein and PCSK9 sgRNA at a lab in Shenzhen in southern China's Gua... (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018 file photo, a researcher installs a fine glass pipette into a microscope in preparation for injecting embryos with Cas9 protein and PCSK9 sgRNA at a lab in Shenzhen in southern China's Gua...
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Experts convened by the World Health Organization call for the creation of a database of gene-editing research. More>>

Trump says Ohio workers 'better love me,' renews McCain feud

(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference on the Rose Garden of the White House with visiting Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, March 19, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference on the Rose Garden of the White House with visiting Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, March 19, 2019, in Washington.
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Trump is returning to Ohio, the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort. More>>

European, Canadian regulators to do own review of Boeing jet

(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for TUI Group sits parked in the background at right at Boeing Co.'s Renton Assembly Plant in Renton, Wash. The Transportation Department... (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). In this Monday, March 11, 2019 file photo, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for TUI Group sits parked in the background at right at Boeing Co.'s Renton Assembly Plant in Renton, Wash. The Transportation Department...
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The decision by Europe and Canada to break with U.S. air-safety regulators over the safety of the Boeing 737 Max is likely to delay the resumption of flights after two deadly crashes. More>>

AP-NORC Poll: US divided on college vs pro sports betting

(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s... (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019 file photo, Prop bets for Super Bowl LIII are on display before the start of the game at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. About six in 10 Americans want betting on professional s...
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About 6 in 10 Americans want betting on professional sports events to be legal in their state, but fewer feel that way about college athletics, according to a poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. More>>

AP-NORC Poll: Most at least partly confident in Russia probe Video included

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, arrives on Capitol Hill for a closed door meeting before the Senate Judi... (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, arrives on Capitol Hill for a closed door meeting before the Senate Judi...
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With the Justice Department's special counsel investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign winding down, a new poll finds that most Americans are at least moderately confident that Robert Mueller's probe has been fair and impartial. More>>

Dutch suspect in tram shooting to face terrorism charge

(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). The body of one of three victims is covered with a white sheet as it lies next to a tram after a shooting incident in Utrecht, Netherlands, Monday, March 18, 2019. A gunman killed three people and wounded nine others on a tram ... (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). The body of one of three victims is covered with a white sheet as it lies next to a tram after a shooting incident in Utrecht, Netherlands, Monday, March 18, 2019. A gunman killed three people and wounded nine others on a tram ...
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Dutch prosecutors say they will charge the main suspect in a deadly tram shooting with offenses including multiple murder or manslaughter with a terrorist intent. More>>

Why Facebook didn't block live New Zealand shooting video

(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A police officer stands guard in front of the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Sunday, March 17, 2019, where one of two mass shootings occurred. New Zealand's stricken residents reached out to Muslims in their ... (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A police officer stands guard in front of the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Sunday, March 17, 2019, where one of two mass shootings occurred. New Zealand's stricken residents reached out to Muslims in their ...
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Facebook no one flagged New Zealand shooting livestream, underlining tech companies' challenge policing content. More>>

Poll: More Americans want immigration to stay the same

(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017, file photo, family members welcome their relatives as new U.S. citizens after taking the citizenship oath during naturalization ceremonies at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services... (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017, file photo, family members welcome their relatives as new U.S. citizens after taking the citizenship oath during naturalization ceremonies at a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services...
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A growing number of Americans say immigration levels should remain the same or increase since the Trump administration ramped up enforcement. More>>

Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). Cars enter and leave Fox Studios, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney has closed its $71 acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business on Wednesday, March 20, in a move set to shake up the media landscape. The closu... (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello). Cars enter and leave Fox Studios, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Los Angeles. Disney has closed its $71 acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business on Wednesday, March 20, in a move set to shake up the media landscape. The closu...
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Disney has closed its $71 billion (xxx closing amount) acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape. More>>

Road rage suspect kills Washington state deputy in gun fight

(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The body of a Kittitas County Sheriff's deputy is draped with a U.S. flag as it is carried out of Kittitas Valley Healthcare Hospital in the early morning hours of Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Ellensburg, Wash. A sheriff's de... (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The body of a Kittitas County Sheriff's deputy is draped with a U.S. flag as it is carried out of Kittitas Valley Healthcare Hospital in the early morning hours of Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in Ellensburg, Wash. A sheriff's de...
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A sheriff's deputy was killed and a police officer was injured after an exchange of gunfire during an attempted traffic stop near the central Washington city of Ellensburg. More>>

2020 Democrats' new litmus test: Abolish Electoral College

(AP Photo/Adrian Sainz). Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren speaks to a group of about 400 potential voters at a high school on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz). Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren speaks to a group of about 400 potential voters at a high school on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.
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The hottest position in the Democratic presidential field this week is abolishing the Electoral College. More>>

'There is death all over': Cyclone Idai toll rises above 300

(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). Soldiers and paramedics carry injured survivors from a helicopter in Chimanimani about 600 kilometres south east of Harare, Zimbabwe, Tuesday March, 19, 2019.  According to the government, Cyclone Idai has killed more t... (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). Soldiers and paramedics carry injured survivors from a helicopter in Chimanimani about 600 kilometres south east of Harare, Zimbabwe, Tuesday March, 19, 2019. According to the government, Cyclone Idai has killed more t...
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Zimbabwe is retrieving and burying bodies Wednesday as Mozambique begins three days of national mourning for victims of Cyclone Idai. More>>

Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

(Pinal County Sheriff’s Office via AP). This booking photo provided by Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Machelle Hackney. Authorities say, Tuesday, March 19, 2019,  Hackney is accused of abusing seven adopted children, including using pepper spray o... (Pinal County Sheriff’s Office via AP). This booking photo provided by Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Machelle Hackney. Authorities say, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Hackney is accused of abusing seven adopted children, including using pepper spray o...
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Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days. More>>

US-backed Syrian fighters search tunnels in last IS pocket

(AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). In this Sunday, March 17, 2019, photo, the Islamic State group's last pocket of territory in Baghouz, Syria, as seen from a distance. On Tuesday, a spokesman for U.S.-backed forces fighting IS in Syria says his fighters are i... (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo). In this Sunday, March 17, 2019, photo, the Islamic State group's last pocket of territory in Baghouz, Syria, as seen from a distance. On Tuesday, a spokesman for U.S.-backed forces fighting IS in Syria says his fighters are i...
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U.S.-backed Syrian forces are conducting search operations in tunnels a day after seizing an encampment where Islamic State militants had been making their last stand in Syria. More>>

UK's May asks a wary EU to delay Brexit until June 30

(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker listens to a question during a joint press conference with Slovakian President Andrej Kiska at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The B... (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker listens to a question during a joint press conference with Slovakian President Andrej Kiska at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The B...
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The head of the European Union's executive branch says a decision on a delay to Brexit is unlikely at this week's EU summit and the bloc's leaders may have to meet again next week. More>>

Mom admits plotting girl's death: 'I wanted her to go away'

(Bucks County District Attorney via AP, File). FILE - This combination of file photos provided on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, by the Bucks County District Attorney shows Sara Packer, left, and Jacob Sullivan. Sullivan pleaded guilty Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, t... (Bucks County District Attorney via AP, File). FILE - This combination of file photos provided on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, by the Bucks County District Attorney shows Sara Packer, left, and Jacob Sullivan. Sullivan pleaded guilty Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, t...
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The mother of a girl who was raped, murdered and dismembered testified Wednesday that she helped plot the attack and carry it out, telling the teen, "I can't help you anymore. More>>

US judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change

(Leah Millis/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE- In this March 5, 2013, file photo, Trinidad Drilling rigs are seen off of Way Highway 59 outside of Douglas, Wyo. A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming a... (Leah Millis/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE- In this March 5, 2013, file photo, Trinidad Drilling rigs are seen off of Way Highway 59 outside of Douglas, Wyo. A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming a...
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A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the U.S. must consider climate change impacts of leasing public lands across the U.S. for energy development. More>>

Attorneys: Church list of accused Illinois clergy incomplete

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Advocates for clergy abuse victims say their list of 395 priests or lay people in Illinois who have been publicly accused of sexually abusing children is far more extensive than the names already released by the state's six dioceses. More>>

Harvard profits from early photos of slaves, lawsuit says

(John Shishmanian/The Norwich Bulletin via AP). In this July 17, 2018, photo, Tamara Lanier holds an 1850 photograph of Renty, a South Carolina slave who Lanier said is her family's patriarch, at her home in Norwich, Conn. The portrait was commissioned... (John Shishmanian/The Norwich Bulletin via AP). In this July 17, 2018, photo, Tamara Lanier holds an 1850 photograph of Renty, a South Carolina slave who Lanier said is her family's patriarch, at her home in Norwich, Conn. The portrait was commissioned...
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A Connecticut woman says Harvard University has "shamelessly" turned a profit from photos of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. More>>

Trump aims new blasts at McCain, claims credit for funeral

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin... (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 208 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks at a rally outside Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. President Donald Trump is not backing down from his longstandin...
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A Republican senator says that he's had enough of President Donald Trump's personal attacks on the late John McCain and that "the country deserves better.". More>>

  • National SportsMore>>

  • NCAA Latest: Tennessee in firm control over Iowa in 1st half

    NCAA Latest: Tennessee in firm control over Iowa in 1st half

    Sunday, March 24 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-24 16:11:13 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:51:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F...(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F...
    (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F...(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Central Florida center Tacko Fall (24) is fouled by VCU guard Mike'L Simms, right, during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. Central F...
    One of the matchups Sunday for the Sweet 16 features college basketball's tallest player going against its most dynamic star.More >>
    One of the matchups Sunday for the Sweet 16 features college basketball's tallest player going against its most dynamic star.More >>
  • Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

    Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

    Saturday, March 23 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-03-23 19:51:20 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:12:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft walks on the field before the AFC Championship NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to ...
    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation.More >>
    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation.More >>
  • Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

    Slammed: Clarke scores 36 in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor

    Saturday, March 23 2019 9:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 01:51:30 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:12:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Gonzaga forward Brandon Clarke dunks during the first half of the team's second-round game against Baylor in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Gonzaga forward Brandon Clarke dunks during the first half of the team's second-round game against Baylor in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Salt Lake City.
    (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Gonzaga forward Brandon Clarke dunks during the first half of the team's second-round game against Baylor in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Jeff Swinger). Gonzaga forward Brandon Clarke dunks during the first half of the team's second-round game against Baylor in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Salt Lake City.
    Rejection: Clarke goes for 36 points, five blocks in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor.More >>
    Rejection: Clarke goes for 36 points, five blocks in Gonzaga's 83-71 win over Baylor.More >>
  • BusinessMore>>

  • Kamala Harris calls for federal investment on teacher pay

    Kamala Harris calls for federal investment on teacher pay

    Saturday, March 23 2019 9:51 AM EDT2019-03-23 13:51:11 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas.
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas.
    A campaign aide for Kamala Harris says the Democratic presidential candidate will call for a significant federal investment in teacher pay.More >>
    A campaign aide for Kamala Harris says the Democratic presidential candidate will call for a significant federal investment in teacher pay.More >>
  • UK PM May faces heavy pressure to step down to save Brexit

    UK PM May faces heavy pressure to step down to save Brexit

    Sunday, March 24 2019 3:31 AM EDT2019-03-24 07:31:37 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after addressing a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, March 22, 2019. Worn down by three years of indecision in London, EU leaders on Thursday were grudgingly leani...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan.More >>
  • German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

    German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

    Sunday, March 24 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-03-24 12:31:08 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:51:59 GMT
    (Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016  file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ...(Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016 file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ...
    (Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016  file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ...(Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 27, 2016 file photo, Family spokesman Peter Harf, who heads the Reimann’s JAB Holding Company, is pictured in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s richest families says it will give millions to charity as a ...
    One of Germany's richest families says it plans to give millions of euros to charity after learning about ancestors who enthusiastically supported the Nazis and used forced labor.More >>
    One of Germany's richest families says it plans to give millions of euros to charity after learning about ancestors who enthusiastically supported the Nazis and used forced labor.More >>
  • TechnologyMore>>

  • Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries

    Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries

    Sunday, March 24 2019 7:41 AM EDT2019-03-24 11:41:07 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:01 GMT
    (Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.(Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.
    (Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.(Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). Chinese President Xi Jinping salutes upon arrival at the Royal Palace in Palermo, Sicily island, Italy, Saturday, March 23, 2019.
    Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to Monaco and France amid mixed feelings in Europe about China's growing global influence.More >>
    Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to Monaco and France amid mixed feelings in Europe about China's growing global influence.More >>
  • FAA to look at Boeing's fixes for 737 Max jets next week

    FAA to look at Boeing's fixes for 737 Max jets next week

    Saturday, March 23 2019 6:51 PM EDT2019-03-23 22:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:12:34 GMT
    Boeing is confirming the flight-control software fixes that it plans to make for its grounded 737 Max 8, the plane involved in two fatal accidents within five months.More >>
    Boeing is confirming the flight-control software fixes that it plans to make for its grounded 737 Max 8, the plane involved in two fatal accidents within five months.More >>
  • First-of-its-kind US nuclear waste dump marks 20 years

    First-of-its-kind US nuclear waste dump marks 20 years

    Saturday, March 23 2019 10:31 AM EDT2019-03-23 14:31:15 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 12:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 16:51:37 GMT
    In a remote stretch of New Mexico desert, the U.S. government set in motion an experiment that, if successful, would prove to the world that radioactive waste could be safely disposed of deep underground.More >>
    In a remote stretch of New Mexico desert, the U.S. government set in motion an experiment that, if successful, would prove to the world that radioactive waste could be safely disposed of deep underground.More >>
  • NationalMore>>

  • US reacts to end of Mueller probe with relief, skepticism

    US reacts to end of Mueller probe with relief, skepticism

    Saturday, March 23 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-23 17:11:19 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va.  Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet...(AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va. Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet...
    (AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va.  Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet...(AP Photo/Ben Finley). This undated photo shows Stan Pearson, 69, of Newport News, Va. Pearson, 69, a retired math professor was among Trump detractors who had high hopes for the report: The start of impeachment proceedings and charges of treason. Pet...
    Robert Mueller's long-anticipated investigation may be over, but with few details emerging, Americans aren't quite sure what to think.More >>
    Robert Mueller's long-anticipated investigation may be over, but with few details emerging, Americans aren't quite sure what to think.More >>
  • In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward

    In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward

    Sunday, March 24 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-03-24 10:11:04 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Monday, March 18, 2019, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks at a campaign meet-and-greet in Clawson, Mich. Gillibrand is preparing to speak Sunday at the Trump International H...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Monday, March 18, 2019, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks at a campaign meet-and-greet in Clawson, Mich. Gillibrand is preparing to speak Sunday at the Trump International H...
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Monday, March 18, 2019, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks at a campaign meet-and-greet in Clawson, Mich. Gillibrand is preparing to speak Sunday at the Trump International H...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). In this Monday, March 18, 2019, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., speaks at a campaign meet-and-greet in Clawson, Mich. Gillibrand is preparing to speak Sunday at the Trump International H...
    In speech in front of Trump building, Gillibrand to label the president a 'coward' who is 'tearing apart the moral fabric of our country'.More >>
    In speech in front of Trump building, Gillibrand to label the president a 'coward' who is 'tearing apart the moral fabric of our country'.More >>
  • Streisand apologizes for remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

    Streisand apologizes for remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

    Saturday, March 23 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-03-23 18:31:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:51:23 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2019 file photo, Barbra Streisand introduces "BlacKkKlansman" at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a Briti...
    Barbra Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a British newspaper that two men who say they were molested as children by Michael Jackson were "thrilled to be there" and that the alleged...More >>
    Barbra Streisand is coming under intense criticism online for telling a British newspaper that two men who say they were molested as children by Michael Jackson were "thrilled to be there" and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them.".More >>
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Democrats press for full release of Mueller's report

    Democrats press for full release of Mueller's report

    Sunday, March 24 2019 12:41 AM EDT2019-03-24 04:41:37 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:52 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:52:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...(AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...
    (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...(AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Attorney General William Barr carries his briefcase as he arrives at his home in McLean, Va., on Saturday evening, March 23, 2019. Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigat...
    Barr preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference.More >>
    Barr preparing a summary of the findings of the special counsel investigating Russian election interference.More >>
  • Adele and Jennifer Lawrence whoop it up at NYC gay bar

    Adele and Jennifer Lawrence whoop it up at NYC gay bar

    Saturday, March 23 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-24 01:01:25 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:51:26 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr...(AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr...
    (AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr...(AP Photo, File). This combination photo shows singer Adele at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2017, left, and actress Jennifer Lawrence at the Dior ready to wear Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection in Paris on Feb. 26, 2019. Patr...
    Patrons of the gay bar called Pieces in New York's Greenwich Village were in the right place at the right time when Adele and Jennifer Lawrence showed up.More >>
    Patrons of the gay bar called Pieces in New York's Greenwich Village were in the right place at the right time when Adele and Jennifer Lawrence showed up.More >>
  • Museum is glad to finally hear: Yes, it's really a Van Gogh

    Museum is glad to finally hear: Yes, it's really a Van Gogh

    Friday, March 22 2019 8:01 PM EDT2019-03-23 00:01:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-24 17:51:25 GMT
    (Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b...(Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b...
    (Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b...(Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art via AP). This undated photo provided by the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art shows a painting of poppies, oil on canvas. The painting at the Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has b...
    A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated by Dutch researchers.More >>
    A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated by Dutch researchers.More >>
  • StrangeMore>>

  • Philly chilly in September, so nude bike ride set for August

    Philly chilly in September, so nude bike ride set for August

    Sunday, March 24 2019 9:11 AM EDT2019-03-24 13:11:14 GMT
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    (Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018 file photo, a naked bicyclist poses for photos as other participants ride past during the Philly Naked Bike Ride in Philadelphia. Naked bicyclists say they were ...(Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018 file photo, a naked bicyclist poses for photos as other participants ride past during the Philly Naked Bike Ride in Philadelphia. Naked bicyclists say they were ...
    (Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018 file photo, a naked bicyclist poses for photos as other participants ride past during the Philly Naked Bike Ride in Philadelphia. Naked bicyclists say they were ...(Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018 file photo, a naked bicyclist poses for photos as other participants ride past during the Philly Naked Bike Ride in Philadelphia. Naked bicyclists say they were ...
    Naked bicyclists say they were so cold riding around Philadelphia last September that this year they'll do it in August.More >>
    Naked bicyclists say they were so cold riding around Philadelphia last September that this year they'll do it in August.More >>
  • Man uses nude mannequins to send message to 'nosey' neighbor

    Man uses nude mannequins to send message to 'nosey' neighbor

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    (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). In this photo taken Monday, March 18, 2019, a woman stops to photograph a display of mannequins in Santa Rosa, Calif. Homeowner Jason Winduce set up the display, after a neighbor in the area complained to the ci...(Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). In this photo taken Monday, March 18, 2019, a woman stops to photograph a display of mannequins in Santa Rosa, Calif. Homeowner Jason Winduce set up the display, after a neighbor in the area complained to the ci...
    (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). In this photo taken Monday, March 18, 2019, a woman stops to photograph a display of mannequins in Santa Rosa, Calif. Homeowner Jason Winduce set up the display, after a neighbor in the area complained to the ci...(Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). In this photo taken Monday, March 18, 2019, a woman stops to photograph a display of mannequins in Santa Rosa, Calif. Homeowner Jason Winduce set up the display, after a neighbor in the area complained to the ci...
    Jason Windus gave his California neighbor something to look at during a dispute over the height of a backyard fence _ naked mannequins having a garden party.More >>
    Jason Windus gave his California neighbor something to look at during a dispute over the height of a backyard fence _ naked mannequins having a garden party.More >>
  • A rare albino penguin makes its debut at zoo in Poland

    A rare albino penguin makes its debut at zoo in Poland

    Friday, March 22 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-03-22 19:31:21 GMT
    Sunday, March 24 2019 10:01 AM EDT2019-03-24 14:01:17 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin...(AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin...
    (AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin...(AP Photo). In this image made from video, an albino penguin is seen along in its enclosure in Gdansk zoo, Gdansk, Poland, Friday, March 22, 2019. An extremely rare white penguin has made its public debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland. The albin...
    An extremely rare albino penguin has made its debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland.More >>
    An extremely rare albino penguin has made its debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland.More >>