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NEW YORK (AP) — Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos says he hopes Venezuela will play a "constructive" role if it gains a seat on the U.N. Security Council.Santos says Venezuela's bid for a two-year term on the Security Council has been in th ...more

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By Laura Zuckerman (Reuters) - A U.S. judge temporarily restored federal protections to wolves in Wyoming on Tuesday in a victory for conservationists that is sure to draw criticism from ranchers and hunters who blame wolves for preying on li ...more

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Gabby Giffords is busy.She's busy with therapy — many types of therapy, she says with a smile — as well as with yoga, running a national group that campaigns for tougher gun laws and advocating for women's safety.More ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Ordinary citizens will often have a more lasting impact on their community than their presidents and prime ministers, President Barack Obama said Tuesday as he promoted civil society at the annual Clinton Global Initiative in New York.< ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men and a woman were being charged in the beating of a gay couple during a late-night encounter on a Philadelphia street, prosecutors announced Tuesday.The case gained attention when police posted a video of the well-dres ...more

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ARVADA, Colo. (AP) — Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday in protest over a conservative-led school board proposal to focus history education on topics that promote citizenship, patriotism and respect for auth ...more

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(Reuters) - Norway plans to spend as much as $300 million to support a program in Peru to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the destruction of the world's fourth largest tropical forest, the two countries announced on Tuesday. Norway pledg ...more

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By Marice Richter FORT WORTH Texas (Reuters) - Prosecutors told a Texas court a woman shot her husband dead for insurance money and then launched a plot to frame someone else for the crime, as testimony started on Tuesday in a cased dubbed th ...more

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Convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning asked a federal court Tuesday to order the Defense Department to provide hormone therapy and other treatment for her gender identity condition while she serves her 35-year sentence in military confinem ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fire that raged overnight on the underside of an old wooden wharf was finally quelled Tuesday but not before all container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles and several in adjacent Long Beach harbor were shut down because of wor ...more