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US flu season appears milder, one year after brutal one

NEW YORK (AP) " It's early, but officials say the current flu season is shaping up to be gentler than last winter's unusually brutal one.In most parts of the country right now, the flu strain causing the most illness is a somewhat milder virus. It tends not to cause as many hospitalizations and...

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Matthew T. Mangino: Pardons are not without limitations

A pardon is and executive act of mercy. American presidents are empowered by Article II, Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution, “to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States.”

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A pardon is and executive act of mercy. American presidents are empowered by Article II, Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution, “to grant reprieves and pardons for offenses against the United States.”

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Car shoppers are often pressured into buying an extended auto warranty " so-called because it kicks in to cover repairs after the new-car warranty expires " even though they don't

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EU offers UK helping hand, but no reopening of Brexit deal

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) " European Union officials are working with Britain on ways to help Prime Minister Theresa May avoid a no-deal British departure from the bloc, although an EU leader insisted Friday that his helping hand won't include any renegotiation of the Brexit divorce deal.As...

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EU OKs Poland's wild boar slaughter to fight swine disease

WARSAW, Poland (AP) " The European Union's executive body is supporting Poland's slaughter of wild boars as a way of protecting farm pigs and meat production from the deadly African swine fever.The government's decision to shoot some 200,000 wild boars this hunting season has drawn wide public...

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While many people fear getting a raw deal from a car salesperson, the real damage can be done when the finance manager sets up your loan. But getting preapproved for

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Fido in flight: These are the most pet-friendly airports in the U.S.

When it comes to pet-friendly airports, ever wonder which cities fly highest?According to one new list, Texas has more pet-friendly airports than any other state, with three Texas airports ranking in the top 10 -- Austin at No. 6, Dallas Love Field at No. 8 and Dallas/Fort Worth at No. 10.The top...

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When it comes to pet-friendly airports, ever wonder which cities fly highest?According to one new list, Texas has more pet-friendly airports than any other state, with three Texas airports ranking in the top 10 -- Austin at No. 6, Dallas Love Field at No. 8 and Dallas/Fort Worth at No. 10.The top...

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) " Poland has arrested a Chinese manager at tech giant Huawei in Poland and one of its own former counter-espionage officers and charged them with spying on Poland for China, state television and officials reported Friday.The development comes as the U.S. is exerting pressure on...

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) " The Latest on the espionage-related arrests in Poland (all times local):3:40 p.m.Orange, a leading telecommunications company in Poland, says it's cooperating with the Polish security services who say a Polish employee at the company and a Chinese manager for tech giant Huawei...

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CAIRO (AP) " Protests calling for the resignation of Sudan's autocratic President Omar al-Bashir are ongoing in and around the capital Khartoum, with activists circulating videos showing hundreds marching at, at least, half a dozen sites.Eyewitnesses said that police fired tear gas at demonstrators...

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BERLIN (AP) " The far-right Alternative for Germany faces a new challenge from a breakaway faction after a once-prominent member confirmed Friday that he has quit to found a rival party.Andre Poggenburg told German news agency dpa that he believes his new movement stands a chance of entering state...

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KINSHASA, Congo (AP) " The Latest on Congo's presidential election (all times local):3:40 p.m.African regional organizations are "taking note" of Congo's disputed presidential election results and do not congratulate the officially declared winner.The statements by the southern African and Great...

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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) " A top European Union official on Friday warned Romania that rancorous political feuding could overshadow its presidency of the EU.European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that domestically Romania needs "an atmosphere and spirit of consensus," because...

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) " The Spanish government's bid to pass a national budget is doomed unless it bends to the demands of Catalonia's separatists for a referendum on secession, the leader of the wealthy northeastern region says.Catalan regional president Quim Torra told The Associated Press in an...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump says changes are coming in the way that the U.S. handles temporary H1-B visas, which allow American companies to bring high-tech and other skilled workers into the U.S. from abroad.Trump tweeted Friday that those who hold the temporary H1-B visas can "rest...

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " A U.S. judge will hear arguments Friday over California's attempt to block new rules by the Trump administration that would allow more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.Judge Haywood Gilliam previously blocked an interim version of those rules " a...

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