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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) " Prosecutors have dropped a criminal case against a Maryland woman who was charged with assaulting White House counselor Kellyanne Conway during a confrontation last year at a restaurant in a Washington suburb.A trial for Mary Elizabeth Inabinett, 63, of Chevy Chase, was...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " The U.S. terrorism label for Iran's Revolutionary Guard formally took effect on Monday, amid a battle between the Trump administration and some in Congress over waivers on oil and nuclear sanctions that are due to expire or be extended early next month.The Guard's formal...

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CAIRO (AP) " The Sudanese military attempted to break up an anti-government sit-in Monday outside its headquarters in the capital, Khartoum, but backed off, organizers behind the protests said. Later in the day, the African Union gave Sudan's transitional military council 15 days to hand over power...

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BOSTON (AP) " Actress Lori Loughlin (LAWK'-lin), her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions bribery scam.Loughlin and Giannulli said in court documents filed Monday they are waiving their right to appear in court for...

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) " A Dutch fertility doctor who used his own sperm to father 49 children, without telling their mothers he was the donor, may have even more children.Ties van der Meer of the Dutch Donor Child Foundation said Monday that three more people contacted him over the weekend...

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The National Weather Service says more than a dozen tornadoes have been confirmed in the South after a weekend of violent weather that left at least eight people dead.The agency says a survey team found evidence of an EF-3 twister with winds of at least 136 mph near Weches, Texas, and two other...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " The Supreme Court is again rejecting a gay death row inmate's appeal that claims jurors in South Dakota were biased against him because of his sexual orientation.The justices did not comment on Monday in leaving in place the death sentence for Charles Rhines.Rhines was convicted in...

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NEW YORK (AP) " Mainstream retailers are leaping into the world of products like skin creams and oils that tout such benefits as reducing anxiety and helping you sleep.The key ingredient? CBD, or cannabidiol, a compound derived from hemp and marijuana that doesn't cause a high.Retailers are taking...

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PARIS (AP) " French President Emmanuel Macron will be laying out his responses to the yellow vest crisis after three months of a national debate that aimed to encourage ordinary people to propose changes to France's economy and democracy.Macron will announce a series of measures in a televised...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Elizabeth Warren is vowing to prohibit new fossil fuel leasing on public lands if she's elected president, one of several new energy proposals she rolled out Monday before a campaign swing in two Western states.Warren, a U.S. senator from Massachusetts, already has launched more...

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GENEVA (AP) " A year after claims of sexual assault and harassment rocked the U.N. agency that fights HIV, UNAIDS looked like it might be on the mend. The top deputy facing the allegations had departed, the leader who presided over the troubled institution announced plans to bow out early and...

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There is a way around the notoriously sluggish internet in West Virginia. You just need a car and some time.Kelly Povroznik can tell you, when she happens to get a good signal. She teaches an online college course so hampered by unreliable connections that she has had to drive a half-hour to her...

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NEW YORK (AP) " The newest winners of the Pulitzer Prizes in journalism and the arts are set to be revealed.This year's honorees will be announced Monday at Columbia University in New York.The journalism awards will recognize exceptional work in 2018 by U.S. newspapers, magazines and online outlets....

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HELSINKI (AP) " Riding a wave of populism across Europe and campaigning to slow down Finland's efforts to fight climate change, the euroskeptic Finns Party came within 6,800 votes of winning the country's parliamentary election " a result that smashed even the party's own predictions.One newspaper...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Rep. Ilhan Omar says she's faced increased death threats since President Donald Trump spread around a video that purports to show her being dismissive of the 2001 terrorist attacks. "This is endangering lives," she said, accusing Trump of fomenting right-wing extremism. "It has to...

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) " German prosecutors have charged former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and four others with fraud and other offenses in connection with the company's massive, multi-year effort to cheat on diesel emissions testing.Prosecutors said in a statement Monday that Winterkorn knew...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump is offering some unsolicited advice to Boeing, manufacturer of the troubled 737 Max jet.Trump tweeted Monday that if he were in charge of Boeing, he would "FIX" the plane, "add some additional great features, & REBRAND the plane with a new name." He adds: "No...

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LONDON (AP) " Britain's privacy regulator wants to stop kids from being able to "like" posts on Facebook and other social media sites as part of tough new rules it's proposing to protect children's online privacy.Under the draft rules, which were released for consultation on Monday , tech companies...

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) " South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he's ready for a fourth summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to help salvage faltering nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang.Moon's comments on Monday came after Kim over the weekend issued his harshest...

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) " New Zealand's foreign minister has confirmed a New Zealand nurse has been held captive by the Islamic State group in Syria for almost six years, information long kept secret for fear her life might be at risk.The status of nurse and midwife Louisa Akavi, now 62, is...

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