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The disappearance of an AirAsia jet en route from Indonesia to Singapore on Sunday is the latest of many recent air incidents for Indonesia. The sprawling archipelago nation of 250 million people is one of Asia's most rapidly expanding airline markets, ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Like he did 82 times before, Sheldon Whitehouse stood on the Senate floor and preached the dangers of climate change.In his last speech before Congress adjourned, the senator warned that 2014 is on track to be the hottest ...more

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An AirAsia jet with 162 people on board disappeared Sunday while flying from western Indonesia to Singapore on a scheduled two-hour flight. Here's a look at the key developments.__ Air Asia Flight 8501 takes off from Surabaya, Indonesia's second ...more

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A 24-year-old police officer died after being shot by a domestic violence suspect who then killed himself Saturday afternoon in Arizona.Officer Tyler J. Stewart, 24, died at Flagstaff Medical Center, police said. Stewart ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Libya's foreign minister said Sunday that extremist groups are escalating their attacks and making a renewed push to seize oil resources, after an assault on eastern terminals set storage tanks ablaze, sending massive clouds of black smoke ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Richard Bernstein officially joins the Michigan Supreme Court in a few days. But he's been working off the clock since November, preparing for 10 cases in an extraordinary way — memorizing the key points of every brief read to him by an ...more

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CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian appeals court reduced the jail terms on Sunday for 23 young activists convicted of violating a law banning protests without a permit, judicial sources said. The arrest of the activists in June while they demonstr ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The faces of the Republican Party's most ambitious members are changing.Long criticized as the party of old white men, the GOP's next class of presidential contenders may include two Hispanic senators, an Indian-American govern ...more

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The disappearance Sunday of AirAsia Flight 8501 was the third air incident this year involving Malaysia, where budget carrier AirAsia in based. Here's a look at the two other disasters, as well as the latest missing flight, which went missing with 162 ...more

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FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts have arrested a woman who they say smeared uncooked bacon and sausage all over a police station dispatch window offering to "feed the pigs."Framingham Police Lieutenant Harry Wareham tells Boston. ...more