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AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Dutch government is presenting a budget for 2015 that for the first time in years will be focused less on financial austerity and more on security in light of international conflicts.In a day full of pomp and ceremony, King ...more

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Authorities say a road was blocked overnight as part of the investigation into the ambush shooting that killed one state trooper and critically injured another outside a rural northeastern Pennsylvania barracks.Trooper Tom Kelly said in a statem ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local health care sys ...more

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"Voices Beyond Bondage: An Anthology of Verse by African Americans of the 19th Century" (NewSouth Books), edited by Erika DeSimone and Fidel LouisGeorge Moses Horton wasn't supposed to be able to read. As a black slave in rural North Carolina in ...more

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades, and has spent half his life in prison as a result, may never get out again.Lucius Crawford is scheduled for sentencing Tuesday after being convicted of fatally ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi lawmakers have rejected the prime minister's nominees to fill the critical posts of defense and interior minister, extending the formation of a new government.Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi put forward Sunni lawmaker Jaber a ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano belched out huge lava fragments that rolled about a kilometer (half a mile) down its slope in an ongoing gentle eruption, prompting authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers, official ...more

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WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish prosecutors said on Tuesday they had dropped an investigation into whether central bank governor Marek Belka broke the law in a conversation with the interior minister that was secretly recorded and leaked. In the re ...more

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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament ratified an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union on Tuesday, and passed legislation to grant autonomy to the rebellious east as part of a peace deal.The ratification vo ...more

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A gunman opened fire Tuesday at a court building in Copenhagen, killing one man and seriously wounding another, authorities said.Danish police said they arrested a suspect nearby and seized a shotgun.The motive ...more