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GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a black church that 20 years ago was a target of the Ku Klux Klan was not the work of an arsonist, a federal law enforcement source said Wednesday.Preliminary indications are that the fire at the M ...more

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EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 50 soldiers, security and military of ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The attorney for a man charged with defacing a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, says his client regrets the action.Attorney Daniel Watkins says Joseph Weindl will reimburse the city for restoration costs.Po ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The average sales price of a Manhattan apartment has eclipsed $1.8 million — a new high.The appraisal firm Miller Samuel says in a report for Douglas Elliman Real Estate that its figure — $1.87 million — compares to $1.77 million ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks, a company official said — but an EU official said both nations gave assurances the dispute would not affect the flow ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):___3:05 p.m.The head of the Council of Europe, Europe's top human rights institution, says Greece's referendum would fall short of international sta ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers (all times local):__1 p.m.Egyptian security officials have raised the death toll from an unprecede ...more

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DANNEMORA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say the two murderers who escaped from a maximum-security prison in northern New York conducted a practice run the night before they made their daring breakout.Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie says ...more

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's new center-right minority government on Wednesday reached its first deal with its political allies, including the anti-immigrant Danish People's Party, aimed at reducing the number of asylum-seekers by lowering soci ...more

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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The World Food Program says it had to cut in half food aid for Syrian refugees in Lebanon because of a funding crisis and may soon have to halt all food support for most refugees in Jordan.Lebanon and Jordan are among five c ...more