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LONDON (AP) — Polls opened Thursday in Britain's national election, a contest that is expected to produce an ambiguous result, a period of frantic political horse-trading and a bout of national soul-searching.Prime Minister David Cameron's Conse ...more

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(Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 struck off Papua New Guinea on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake, which struck 150 km (90 miles) southwest of the town of Arawa, was relatively shallow, at 10 km (six miles). There ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The attempted attack on a provocative cartoon contest in Texas appears to reflect a scenario that has long troubled national security officials: a do-it-yourself terror plot, inspired by the Islamic State extremist group and facilitated ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — The formation of Benjamin Netanyahu's new coalition government has cleared the way for the country's ultra-Orthodox parties to return to power after two years in the opposition.This religious resurgence could have deep implicati ...more

Reuters News - 52 mins ago

By Amlan Chakraborty NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Sim Bhullar knows it is going to be a tall order but the first NBA player of Indian descent believes that, like Yao Ming in China, he can trigger basketball frenzy in the country his parents left bef ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation giving Congress a chance to review and possibly reject any final nuclear deal with Iran is facing a test vote in the Senate.The vote, scheduled for Thursday, comes after months of wrangling over the legislation whil ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says his executive actions blocking the deportation of millions living illegally in the U.S. go as far as the law allows. But Hillary Rodham Clinton says that if she becomes president, she would go even further. ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's president says that if he is re-elected it will be his last term in office, even as protests over his re-election bid continued.The protests should stop immediately so that the country can prepare for the June ...more

AP News - 56 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans appear open to a softer immigration policy than Republican presidential candidates have preached in the past. Even a majority of Republicans in the country can see themselves voting for someone who would protect millions of ...more

AP News - 58 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigration, a prominent issue as the presidential campaign begins in earnest, is a complicated, emotional and broad subject. But for political purposes there's a very real question to be answered: What to do about the estimated 11 mi ...more