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Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in 'Deflategate'

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 5:23am
BOSTON (AP) -- A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" scandal....
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At Cannes, Michel Franco's 'Chronic' looks death in the face

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 4:21am
CANNES, France (AP) -- Death is something we'd all like to avoid. But director Michel Franco thinks a reluctance to look at the end of life is unhealthy....
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China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 1:39am
BEIJING (AP) -- At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market....
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Curry, Golden State rout Houston 115-80 to take 3-0 lead

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 1:14am
HOUSTON (AP) -- Golden State coach Steve Kerr described Stephen Curry's performance Saturday night simply....
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Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:37am
DORASAN STATION, South Korea (AP) -- International women activists including Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace laureates on Sunday were denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but were allowed to cross by bus and complete what one of them called a landmark peace event....
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Putin signs Russian law to shut 'undesirable' organizations

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:18am
MOSCOW (AP) -- President Vladimir Putin signed a bill into law Saturday giving prosecutors the power to declare foreign and international organizations "undesirable" in Russia and shut them down....
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Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 11:57pm
DORASAN STATION, South Korea (AP) -- International women activists including Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace laureates on Sunday were denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but were allowed to cross by bus and complete what one of them called a landmark peace event....
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Ireland gives resounding 62.1 percent `yes' to gay marriage

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:44pm
DUBLIN (AP) -- Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue....
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Sweden wins Eurovision Song Contest while Russia is booed

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 9:03pm
VIENNA (AP) -- Sweden beat Russia to win the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, in an event described by organizers as beyond politics but marred by boos for the Russian that were apparently prompted by the Ukraine conflict and the Kremlin's anti-gay policies....
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Pipeline that leaked wasn't equipped with auto shut-off

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 8:46pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county official said....
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Many questions in Mexico cartel battle that killed 43

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 6:37pm
ECUANDUREO, Mexico (AP) -- The call for backup went out to local police after 8 a.m. There was a shootout underway at a ranch in the western reaches of Michoacan state and the federal authorities needed help....
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Missouri suspect in killing of woman, teen son is dead

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 5:31pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A man accused of holding his former girlfriend captive in a crate at their home in western Missouri then fatally shooting her and her teenage son, was shot and killed Saturday, authorities said....
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Salvadorans rejoice as slain Archbishop Romero beatified

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 5:09pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- Archbishop Oscar Romero was beatified by Roman Catholic officials Saturday in an emotional ceremony elevating the once-controversial cleric to the ranks of the blessed 35 years after his assassination....
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Islamic State group radio claims Saudi mosque suicide attack

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 4:08pm
CAIRO (AP) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, warning that more "black days" loom ahead in a direct challenge to the rulers of the Sunni kingdom....
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Palme d'Or up for grabs ahead of Cannes Film Festival finale

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 3:11pm
CANNES, France (AP) -- A week and a half of French Riviera frenzy comes down to, as it always does, wild conjecture....
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Joyful Burundi refugees leave disease-stricken camp

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 2:20pm
LAKE TANGANYIKA, Tanzania (AP) -- Hundreds of women, many with children strapped on their backs alongside their few belongings, sing melodious tunes expressing their joy as their small boats approach the ferry M.V. Liemba....
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NSA winds down once-secret phone-records collection program

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 2:02pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Security Agency has begun winding down its collection and storage of American phone records after the Senate failed to agree on a path forward to change or extend the once-secret program ahead of its expiration at the end of the month....
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Syrians try to build case against Assad in chlorine attacks

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 12:30pm
BEIRUT (AP) -- With only a cloth mask for protection, Firas Kayali rushed to try to rescue the residents of a house in a village in rebel-held northern Syria after a barrel bomb, suspected to be filled with chlorine gas, hit nearby....
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Veterans frustrated by presidential debate on Iraq war

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 12:18pm
Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican presidential contenders distance themselves from the decision their party enthusiastically supported to invade that country....
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Senate Republicans block changes to NSA surveillance

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 12:11pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Security Agency has begun winding down its collection and storage of American phone records after the Senate failed to agree on a path forward to change or extend the once-secret program ahead of its expiration at the end of the month....
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