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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say Philippine economic growth slowed in the first quarter of this year largely due to sluggish government spending.National Statistician Lisa Grace Bersales said Thursday the country's gross domestic product ...more

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(Reuters) - Local and federal officials are investigating globs of oil washed up on a southern California beach on Wednesday, officials said. U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Michael Anderson said crews were investigating the streak of tar balls t ...more

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WEST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — Police have alerted residents of a New Jersey township that Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler will not be performing at a small pick-your-own strawberry farm.NJ.com reports (http://bit.ly/1AymvkV ) the rock star and "Amer ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A choreographer who accused Michael Jackson of years of molestation cannot pursue his allegations against the singer's estate because he waited too long to file the legal action, a judge ruled.Superior Court Judge Mitchell Bec ...more

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By John Irish PARIS (Reuters) - An exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday a delegation of North Korean experts in nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles visited a military site near Tehran in April amid talks between world powers a ...more

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TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian Omar Khadr, who was once the youngest prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, is unsure about his memory of a firefight that led to his murder conviction by a U.S. military tribunal, according to an interview published on Wednesday.</p ...more

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Today is Thursday, May 28, the 148th day of 2015. There are 217 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On May 28, 1945, the novel "Brideshead Revisited" by Evelyn Waugh was published in London by Chapman &amp; Hall. ...more

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Divisive efforts by Texas Republicans to defy the U.S. Supreme Court if same-sex marriage is legalized ended Wednesday night with conservative finger-pointing and opponents feeling relieved.The first session under Republican ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Chinese and American authors gathered Wednesday to protest a major U.S. book fair's focus on China that they say ignores the country's glaring problems of censorship and intimidation.Jonathan Franzen, Xiaolu Guo, Andrew Solomon, ...more

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(Reuters) - A Mississippi sheriff's deputy who was ambushed by two men along a remote stretch of highway, then choked and carried toward woodland, was rescued by his canine partner who chased off the attackers, an official said on Wednesday. ...more