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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana winds gusting as much as 89 mph toppled trees and power poles.The Los Angeles Department of Wate ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — One prospective juror was brutally frank when asked whether he could consider a sentence of life in prison for the man accused of bombing the Boston Marathon."I would sentence him to death," he said, then added: "I can't imagine an ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is sending clear signs about an expected run for the presidency in 2016.The first-term Republican lawmaker planned to join several other potential candidates at a gathering Sunday in Palm Springs, Calif ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the biggest single-day combat loss for Filipino forces in many years, officials said.Dozens of commandos ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

The 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards should offer a low-key preview to the Academy Awards and a chance for favorites to begin polishing up their acceptance speeches.The show kicks off Sunday night at 8 p.m. EST from the Shrine Auditorium i ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — Edgar Lungu was sworn in as Zambia's new president Sunday."I am humbled eternally and debted to you all, my fellow citizens," said Lungu at the inauguration ceremony. "The bottom line is that we want the country to go fowar ...more

AP News - 37 mins ago

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Hundreds of people have protested in Romania against high repayments for Swiss franc loans, blaming the banks for offering deceptively cheap loans and calling on the government to regulate hard currency loans."The bank ...more

Reuters News - 45 mins ago

By Warren Strobel LAGOS (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Nigeria on Sunday to urge its rival political camps to respect the outcome of a Feb. 14 presidential election, amid concerns that post-poll violence could under ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is encouraging the main candidates in Nigeria's upcoming presidential vote to accept the results and tamp down potential postelection violence in a country reeling from an al-Qaida linked insurge ...more

Reuters News - 49 mins ago

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamist fighters struck the Syrian capital with at least 38 rockets on Sunday, killing seven people, a monitoring group said, in one of heaviest attacks on Damascus in over a year. State media confirmed the attack and said ...more