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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres."General Hospital" and "The Young and the R ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Streets protests hit Burundi on Monday as anger swelled over the ruling party's decision to nominate President Pierre Nkurunziza for a third term, which many say is unconstitutional.Hundreds of demonstrators erected bar ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic insurgents overran a military base at a converted brick factory in northwestern Syria on Monday, carting off tanks and other weapons in the latest blow to President Bashar Assad's forces in the region, activists said.The op ...more

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2.30 p.m. (0845 GMT)A respected consultancy services says the long-term cost of reconstruction in Nepal after Saturday's earthquake could be more than $5 billion, or about 20 percent of Nepal's GDP.Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific Chief Economi ...more

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ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey needs a new constitution and all parties involved in drawing it up need to reconsider their demands and reach consensus, the newly-elected president of the constitutional court said on Monday. "At the level of econom ...more

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands were expected Monday at a funeral for a man who died after sustaining serious spinal injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police.Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. EDT Monday for Freddie Gray, the 25-year- ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes it made in how it disclosed donors, saying that its policies on transparency and contributions from foreign govern ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two doz ...more

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Several historic buildings in Kathmandu's famous Durbar Square suffered serious damage from the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck central Nepal Saturday. The death toll from the disaster rose past 3,300 as rescue workers struggled to reach remote mo ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples.The decision in United States v. Windsor did not address ...more