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WASHINGTON (AP) — History will be trailing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to the United States.Abe intends to promote a free trade pact and stronger defense ties as his government loosens the shackles of Japan's pacifist con ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — History will be trailing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to the United States.Abe intends to promote a free trade pact and stronger defense ties as his government loosens the shackles of Japan's pacifist con ...more

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6:20 p.m. CDT (5:20 EDT)Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has a message for Iowa conservatives: Pick someone who will finally beat the Democratic nominee in the 2016 election.He'd like that to be him, of course.In remarks to social conservat ...more

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7:30 p.m.A tense standoff between protesters and police continues downtown with officers and Freddie Gray demonstrators.Officers in riot gear with batons are pushing the crowd back. Some protesters have run toward the line of officers, wh ...more

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MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — The life of a 16-year-old girl stabbed to death at a Connecticut school a year ago on the day of prom was celebrated Saturday by hundreds of people with a road race, fried food and live music.Wearing shirts in Maren Sanchez ...more

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LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities tried to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated Nepal, they offered condolences for the nearly 1,400 people killed and readied emergency aid for the survivors. Mountaineering groups struggle ...more

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday to demand answers in the case of Freddie Gray, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody.After a few hours of peaceful demonstrations, scores of ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's ruling party on Saturday nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to be its candidate for a third term in elections on June 26, a move expected to stoke political tensions.The party announced Saturday that Nkurun ...more

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A powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region on Saturday, causing widespread casualties and triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest.The key information known at this time:___HOW BAD IS THE DAMAGE?It's too early to tell, bu ...more

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EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — A former Oklahoma Veterans Affairs Department chief investigator who was fired after authorities said they discovered he had faked his credentials and was actually a convicted felon is facing new criminal charges.Prosecutor ...more