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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina and Republican state House Speaker Thom Tillis are meeting for the first debate of their campaign stretch run, a key contest in the national battle for Senate control.Their faceoff ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But the trip also serves as schooling for Christie, a potential 2016 presidential candidate with a lot of swagger but lit ...more

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The first item on the to-do list of Indonesia's president-elect is one that successive leaders have struggled with, and could be his toughest: how to wean the country off fuel subsidies that make gasoline almost as cheap as bo ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jurors have their work cut out for them on day two of deliberations in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.It's a process that requires them to review five weeks of testimony and ...more

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NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — The heady "we won the Cold War" days are over. When President Obama and other NATO leaders assemble here Thursday for a key summit meeting, their No. 1 goal will be an old and familiar one: protecting vulnerable alliance members f ...more

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland is due back in federal court as a criminal defendant, almost a decade after pleading guilty to political corruption.Rowland faces a conspiracy trial this time, accused of scheming t ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The 53 contestants vying to become the next Miss America will meet the public on the Atlantic City Boardwalk.Entrants from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands will appear We ...more

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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan said Wednesday it has killed 910 suspected militants and lost 82 soldiers in a major offensive launched in June in a restive tribal region near Afghanistan.The military said it has cleared the main towns of Miran Shah, ...more

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BANGKOK (AP) — A string of recent scandals has lifted a lid on Thailand's largely unregulated commercial surrogacy industry, which has been around for over a decade. Here's a look at the controversies, some of the ethical dilemmas they have raised and ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A suburban Detroit man who shot an unarmed woman on his porch could come face-to-face with her parents as he receives his sentence for second-degree murder.Theodore Wafer is scheduled to return to court Wednesday. Renisha McBride' ...more