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PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The state Public Utilities Commission has postponed a meeting for the public to provide input to the regulatory board on the portion of the Keystone XL pipeline that would run through South Dakota.The commission announced Mon ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two groups petitioned the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday for an investigation of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and what the groups call misstatements in regulatory filings regarding the risk of a catastrophic oil spi ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces are on a westward push to retake Anbar, a sprawling Sunni-dominated desert province captured by the Islamic State group in their offensive last year. But as the battles for Tikrit and Ramadi have shown, it will be a hard slo ...more

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KRASNYI PARTYZAN, Ukraine (AP) — A bruised rebel fighter in battle fatigues is tied to a traffic pole, avoiding glances as a crude message hung about his neck flutters in the wind: "I am a marauder. I beat up and robbed my countrymen."The man's ...more

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(Reuters) - Nevada's Attorney General has charged the operator of an online poker website that accepted Bitcoin for running it without a license, the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper reported on Monday. Bryan Micon's Seals with Clubs poker ...more

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's foreign minister on Tuesday defended Prime Minister Tony Abbott against online criticism that he had not done enough to save the lives of two Australians on death row in Indonesia.The Australians, Myuran Su ...more

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — As she moves toward a likely presidential bid, Republican Carly Fiorina is heading back to New Hampshire for four days.A former Hewlett-Packard chief executive who has never held political office, Fiorina is using her busine ...more

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The new World Video Game Hall of Fame is ready to release the finalists for its inaugural class.The Strong museum in Rochester says it received thousands of nominations after announcing creation of the hall of fame earlier ...more

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10.45 a.m. (0500 GMT)Italy's Foreign Ministry says four Italians are believed to be among those killed in the earthquake in Nepal over the weekend that killed more than 4,400 people.The ministry says that based on information from their t ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Reports about a Senate cafeteria worker who makes so little money he is homeless are prompting calls for change from Democrats on Capitol Hill.Lawmakers led by the No. 2 Senate Democrat, Dick Durbin of Illinois, released a lett ...more