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WASHINGTON (AP) — Clashing views from the White House and Republicans about the nation's trajectory are closing out the final week before Election Day.President Barack Obama on Saturday emphasized economic growth during his tenure while the Sena ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least nine members of the country's security forces have been killed in suicide attack in eastern Logar province.Din Mohammad Darwesh, a spokesman for the provincial governor, said Saturday th ...more

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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has denied agreeing to any cease-fire with the government and said more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls all have converted to Islam and been married off.In a new ...more

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A mortar fired from the Gaza Strip hit southern Israel, the Israeli military said on Saturday, the second such incident since a seven-week war in the Palestinian enclave ended in August. Hours after the projectile st ...more

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By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Borna Coric's profile page on his Facebook account reads simply, "Croatian tennis player on a mission to the top!". It is a lofty claim but the 17-year-old from Zagreb has already taken giant stri ...more

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Middle school art teacher Cynthia Bliss laced up her sneakers, grabbed a jacket and spent most of a recent Saturday asking strangers to help her oust Republican Gov. Scott Walker from office."We're teachers in the area and t ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 60,000 veterans were triple dippers last year, drawing a total of $3.5 billion in military retirement pay plus veterans and Social Security disability benefits at the same time, congressional auditors report.It's all leg ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A potential copper and gold mine at the headwaters of one of the world's richest salmon runs is both an environmentalist rallying cry and a potent issue in development-happy Alaska that could help Democratic Sen. Mark Begich su ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Shocked and offended by explicit questions, some in the U.S. military are complaining about a sexual-assault survey that hundreds of thousands have been asked to complete.The survey is conducted every two years. But this year's ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Giants celebrated a third World Series victory in five years with a ticker-tape parade, and it seemed everyone had a story about brought them to rainy downtown San Francisco.Hundreds of thousands of people turned out to ...more