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DEERING, N.H. (AP) — A falcon in New Hampshire that had eye surgery to remove cataracts is doing well with her new synthetic lenses but has limited vision and isn't flying.Banner, a 4-year-old falcon, hasn't been able to fly or hunt since losing ...more

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GONZALES, La. (AP) — Two short-term projects are planned to ease traffic problems near Gonzales.Sherri LeBas (luh-BAH'), secretary for the state Department of Transportation and Development, says both are expected to go to bid in two years.< ...more

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In this photo by Channi Anand, passengers at a train station in Jammu keep warm as freezing temperatures hit the northern Indian region. The 40-day harsh winter period, known in Jammu and Kashmir as "chillai kalan," started this week until the end of J ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's supreme court has ordered Israeli authorities to demolish one of the oldest and most contentious Jewish settlement outposts in the West Bank.The court on Thursday said the hilltop outpost of Amona must be evacuated with ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A pair of Philadelphia transit police officers rushed onto a downtown subway train on Christmas and helped make a special delivery: a baby boy.Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Sgt. Daniel Caban and Officer D ...more

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish high school student arrested on charges of insulting President Tayyip Erdogan was released on Friday pending trial but could still face up to four years in prison if convicted, local media reported. The 16-year- ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mourners will gather Friday at a Queens church for the wake of a New York Police Department officer who was killed along with his partner in an ambush shooting.Officer Rafael Ramos will be remembered Friday afternoon at Christ Ta ...more

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TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp will decide during the next business year from April on where to build an additional memory chip plant and will consider overseas locations for the facility, Chief Executive Hisao Tanaka said on Friday. Less tha ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning about 3.5 trillion yen ($29 billion) in fresh stimulus, including subsidies and job-creating programs, to help pull the world's third-largest economy out of recession.Officials said Fri ...more

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central government fully approves of the leadership of Hong Kong's chief executive Leung Chun-ying and the work of the territory's government which has shown itself "unafraid of challenges", Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday ...more