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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress next year.Federal Avi ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Libya's foreign minister said Sunday that extremist groups are making a renewed push to seize oil resources, after an assault on eastern terminals set storage tanks ablaze, sending massive clouds of black smoke into the sky.Foreign ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson Police Department has suspended a spokesman after he referred to the Michael Brown memorial as "a pile of trash."A statement that the city provided Saturday to KMOV-TV didn't identify the officer who made the re ...more

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WEST FAIRVIEW, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania town plans to nail their New Year's Eve and bicentennial celebrations by dropping some major hardware to mark the occasion.The Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1zLN2tm) reports West Fairview plans to drop a 7-foot ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the longest war in American history is coming to a responsible conclusion.Obama is welcoming the end of U.S. combat operations in Afghanistan. The war came to a formal end Sunday with a ceremony in Kab ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A day after the funeral of one of two police officers gunned down in their patrol car, the city's police commissioner called Sunday for a "lot less rhetoric and a lot more dialogue" to defuse the tension between police officers and the ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — The nephew of the former owner of the San Diego Padres baseball team has died following a fiery sports car crash on Christmas Eve.The Union-Tribune (http://bit.ly/1rtms5r ) reports that 21-year-old Barry Alexander Moores was dri ...more

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ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Exit polls from Croatia's presidential elections show the liberal incumbent and a conservative challenger neck-and-neck, facing a showdown in a runoff in two weeks.Polls released by Croatia's state television after voting ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences had their pick of genres over the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like "Unbroken" and "Into the Woods" proved no match for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."The ...more

Reuters News - 44 mins ago

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A fire in a high-rise apartment building for senior citizens left five people dead in suburban San Antonio, Texas on Sunday, fire officials said. Firefighters used ladders to pluck some elderly ...more