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5:15 p.m. CDTMexican President Enrique Pena Nieto plans to travel to Ciudad Acuna on Monday evening to see the tornado damage and help with the city's recovery.Pena Nieto announced the plans during a state visit from the president of Finl ...more

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KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is getting a house of his own at the family compound on the coast of Maine where generations of Bushes have spent summers.The likely Republican presidential contender and his family will s ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Ireland's national referendum on same-sex marriage, which was approved by 62 percent of the voters, comes just weeks ahead of an expected ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on whether to legalize gay marriage throughout the United States. ...more

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Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.The people spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because of the private nature of the deal talks. ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary "Lawrence of Arabia" actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer's disease, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday.No additional details were provided about the 83-year-old or his care. His son ...more

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CHICAGO (Reuters) - Democrats in the Illinois state House and Senate will move ahead with their own fiscal 2016 budget that will include spending cuts as well as new revenue that will be "responsive to the needs of the people in the state," House Speak ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq's government on Monday of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State group, telephoning Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi with thanks for "the enormous sacrifice and bravery of Iraqi force ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby.McDonald was taken into custody at 7 ...more

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CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico (AP) — A tornado raged through a city on the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and ripping an infant from its mother's arms. At least 13 people were killed, authorities said.In Texas ...more

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CHAPTICO, Md. (AP) — Police have charged seven suspects in a senior prank that released 72,000 ladybugs in a public high school.The St. Mary's County's Sheriff's Office says in a news release that early May 20, five people forced open a door at ...more