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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's top spokesman says the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in November in Beijing would be a good opportunity for Japanese and Chinese leaders to hold their first talks in 1 ½ years amid sour relations.Chief Cabinet Sec ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration knew in advance that the British government would oversee destruction of a newspaper's hard drives containing leaked National Security Agency documents last year, newly declassified documents show. The White H ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The proposed $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers is now in nobody's court.With a deadline looming next week to approve the deal, a judge on Thursday delayed the next hearing. But lawyers said a deadline extension was p ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — A local Japanese politician, who was seen sobbing over dubious spending in a video that went viral, resigned Friday.Ryutaro Nonomura, 47, a Hyogo Prefectural assemblyman, submitted his resignation and the assembly will decide whethe ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security agency responsible for removing immigrants who are in the country illegally will run out of money by mid-August unless Congress approves President Barack Obama's emergency request for $3.7 billion to help deal wi ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It's BYOB at the home of the Minnesota Twins for this week's All Star Game.As in, Be Your Own Bartender.Just in time for the Home Run Derby, Target Field in Minneapolis put in two self-serve beer machines in the stands ...more

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops. They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways.Brusaw, an electrical engineer, says the hexago ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry sought Friday to broker a deal between Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates as a bitter dispute over last month's runoff election risked spiraling out of control.Kerry, who arrived p ...more

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AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts stoked the political brushfire he was hoping to smother during a recent Kansas City-area radio morning show."Every time I get an opponent — uh, I mean, every time I get a chance — I'm home," Roberts s ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just months before elections thick with presidential implications.The three-day gathering of the Nat ...more