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DRESDEN, Germany (AP) — Top finance officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies are gathering in Germany to discuss ways to strengthen the global economy.U.S. officials are pressing countries such as Germany that have strong economies ...more

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BARTLETT, Tenn. (AP) — A troubled Memphis-area cemetery may soon expand to include land where officials say former owner Jemar Lambert illegally buried bodies on property not owned by the cemetery.According to documents filed with Davidson Count ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — A legal battle over the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s traveling Bible and 1964 Nobel Peace Prize is headed for court-ordered mediation.King's estate, which is controlled by his sons, last year asked a judge to order their sister t ...more

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Former British prime minister Tony Blair will step down as representative of the Quartet of Middle East powerbrokers at the end of June, diplomatic sources said on Wednesday. Blair wrote to United Nations Secretary-Gener ...more

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ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:___4:15 p.m. (1415 GMT, 10:15 a.m. EDT)Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan says the arrests of seven FIFA officials in Zurich show that the world soccer body needs new leadership.<p ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Legal battle over Martin Luther King Jr. Bible, Nobel prize headed for court-ordered mediation. ...more

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An autopsy will determine if a man had drugs or alcohol in his system when he fatally shot one worker and injured a second before killing himself at a North Dakota Wal-Mart store, police said Wednesday."It's probably the ne ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose modestly in early trading Wednesday, recovering some of the steep losses the market had the day before.KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 49 points, or 0.3 percent, to 18,092 as of 9:45 a.m. Eas ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Police in Chicago have cited the owner of a dog that mauled a 5-year-old boy to death on the city's South Side.Police say they issued two citations but no charges against the dog's owner. The citations were for owning an animal wi ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is moving to protect the nation's drinking water with rules that clarify which smaller streams, tributaries and wetlands are protected from pollution under the Clean Water Act.Two Supreme Court rulings ...more