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WASHINGTON (AP) — A primer on the Koch brothers and their role in politics.Q: Who are the Koch brothers?A: Charles and David Koch, ages 78 and 74, are billionaire brothers who helped create a broad network of nonprofit groups that control ...more

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Six thoughts from William Koch, on family, money and politics. From an interview with The Associated Press:—On his brother Charles: "He likes to do things his own way. He likes to be the boss, as most older brothers do. ... He does like control. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — They are the outsized force in modern American politics, the best-known brand of the big money era, yet still something of a mystery to those who cash their checks.They're demonized by Democrats, who lack a liberal equal to cou ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging the Palestinians and Israel to return to indirect talks.The call from the foreign ministry came shortly after Western-backed Palestinian President Mahmo ...more

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a dying airline passenger in one of Africa's largest cities.The outbreak a ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol — picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic stops and in one c ...more

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Unidentified war planes attacked positions of an armed faction in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Saturday, residents and local media said. Residents heard loud explosions early in the morning near the main airport where two ...more

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GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Scotland's long debate over whether the country should become independent has proved a bonanza for printers of bumper stickers, posters, balloons and even umbrellas.Nationwide the words "Yes" and "No" can be found emblaz ...more

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SRINAGAR, India (AP) — India and Pakistan traded gunfire in the disputed Kashmir region on Saturday, killing two villagers on each side and wounding several others, officials said.Dharmendra Pareek, a top official with India's paramilitary force ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Iggy Azalea has tumbled off the stage during an MTV Video Music Awards benefit concert.There is no immediate word if the Australian rapper was injured.Azalea fell off the stage Friday night while performing her hit "Fan ...more