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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is preparing to meet in emergency session on the growing crisis in Ukraine.Diplomats said Thursday that the council will meet at 2 p.m. (1800 GMT) at the request of Lithuania.Alarm has grown ...more

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) — Hours after reaching an agreement to buy the company, the restored chief of New England's Market Basket supermarket chain celebrated with workers in a rally at headquarters Thursday, saying he loved them and appreciated their ef ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Thursday that the Supreme Court meddles too much in political issues, reiterating he was open to amend the constitution to clip the judiciary's power.Supreme Court Chief Jus ...more

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities say all four people aboard a medical flight were killed when the plane crashed in Las Cruces.New Mexico State Police say the twin-engine aircraft had just left the Las Cruces airport and was headed ...more

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeals on Thursday ordered the release of taped phone conversations about corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma, a move that could resurrect a case that has dogged the leader since before h ...more

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NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in southeastern Ukraine, then rolled into the country Thursday as Ukraine's overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — The Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than six times as many as are now known, the World Health Organization said Thursday.A new plan released by the U.N. health agency to stop Ebola also assu ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama faces a familiar question as he contemplates airstrikes in Syria: Should Congress have a say in his decision?Obama was barreling toward strikes last summer when he abruptly announced that he first wanted ...more

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A third day of huge waves, dangerous rip currents and potential flooding was expected Thursday in Southern California as the coast felt the ripple effects of Hurricane Marie churning off the Mexican coast.The biggest ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A firearms company affiliated with reality TV star Will Hayden is distancing itself from him after his arrest on rape charges.In a statement on its website, Red Jacket Firearms LLC says it has legally separated from Hayde ...more