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OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says America will not be safe unless its leaders dramatically increase defense spending.The Republican state executive, who is considering a 2016 presidential bid, told conservatives Friday night tha ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal police as he tried to sneak out of a house wearing a base ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress struggled late into the night Friday to avoid a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department, as leaders in both political parties worked to outmaneuver House conservatives furious that the legislation left President ...more

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BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal, working his way back to top form after wrist problems last year, screamed with delight on reaching the Argentine Open semi-finals with a 6-1 6-1 rout of Federico Delbonis on Friday. Nadal, who went down ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the government.The death of Nemtsov, a 55-y ...more

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Workers at a central Oregon landfill became suspicious when former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes, showed up to dump some trash last week.With federal investigators looking into the scandal that forced Kitzh ...more

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TROY, Ohio (AP) — Two teenage sisters died and two other children were hospitalized after a relative found all four unresponsive Friday from a suspected carbon monoxide leak in their western Ohio home, officials said.Sisters Dionanna Bishop, 14, ...more

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DENVER (AP) — An autopsy shows a 17-year-old girl who was killed by Denver police officers while driving a stolen car suffered four gunshot wounds.In a report released Friday, the Denver medical examiner's office said Jessica Hernandez also had ...more

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The 224-203 roll call Friday by which the House voted down a three-week funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security. A "yes" vote is a vote to pass the measure.Voting yes were 12 Democrats and 191 Republicans.Voting no were 172 D ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — One Louisiana teen has been charged with assault and another with saving the day: The first knocked a school bus driver unconscious and the second prevented the bus from crashing.Baton Rouge police and school officials sa ...more