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CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — A 10-day manhunt for the survivalist accused of ambushing a Pennsylvania State Police barracks has narrowed to the rural area where he grew up and his parents still live.But the suspect has managed to elude capture despite ...more

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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian foreign ministry said on Tuesday that the United States informed Damascus' envoy to the United Nations before launching airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria.The ministry issued a brief statement, ...more

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BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Tuesday sentenced an ethnic Uighur scholar to life imprisonment on separatism charges, his lawyer said, in a case that has raised international concern about human rights. The economics professor, Ilham ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Months before becoming president-elect of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai began spending tens of thousands of dollars on lobbyists in the United States, using his ties to the West to seek influence in Washington.Since May, G ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was due in federal court for a final hearing before his trial begins next week.Robel Phillipos, 21, of Cambridge, is charged with lying to authorities investigat ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones.His mission began more than two years ago as Ozzie noticed people were increasingly communicating through texts, emails and soc ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Despite its critical role in protecting the Amazon rainforest, Brazil will not endorse a global anti-deforestation initiative being announced at the U.N. climate summit, complaining it was left out of the consultation process. A U.N. of ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A conservative scholar behind a high-grossing film condemning President Barack Obama is facing sentencing in his campaign finance case.Dinesh D'Souza pleaded guilty in May to charges he arranged for straw donors to contribute to ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Osama bin Laden's son-in-law was due in court to face a possible life sentence for his role as the spokesman for al-Qaida following the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks.Sulaiman Abu Ghaith — the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to fa ...more

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OSO, Wash. (AP) — Six months after a hillside gave way in the Washington town of Oso, burying 43 people and blocking a state highway, the community is taking another step toward recovery with the return of normal traffic on the route.The state T ...more