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NEW YORK (AP) — Rescue crews are searching Indonesian waters for AirAsia Indonesia Flight 8501, which disappeared Sunday with 162 passengers and crew onboard. The plane was flying from Surabaya, Indonesia's second-largest city, and was about halfway to ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences had their pick of genres over the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like "Unbroken" and "Into the Woods" proved no match for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."The ...more

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By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A fire in a high-rise apartment building for senior citizens left five people dead in suburban San Antonio, Texas on Sunday, fire officials said. Firefighters used ladders to pluck some elderly ...more

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ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Exit polls from Croatia's presidential elections show the liberal incumbent and a conservative challenger neck-and-neck, facing a showdown in a runoff in two weeks.Polls released by Croatia's state television after voting ...more

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CASTLE HILLS, Texas (AP) — Five people have died after a fire broke out at a senior-living apartment building in the San Antonio suburb of Castle Hills.Authorities say three other residents of the Wedgwood Apartments have been hospitalized after ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The war in Afghanistan, fought for 13 bloody years and still raging, came to a formal end Sunday with a quiet flag-lowering ceremony in Kabul that marked the transition of the fighting from U.S.-led combat troops to the countr ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Four of Atlantic City's 12 casinos shut down in 2014 (and a fifth nearly joined them before being rescued under a last-minute financing arrangement). Here's a look at what was the worst year for the city's casino industry in ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Few people are more eager to see the clock strike midnight on Dec. 31 than Atlantic City casino executives and the thousands of workers who still have jobs there.Four of the resort's 12 casinos shut down during 2014 (a ...more

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Farmers already scrambling to find workers in California — the nation's leading grower of fruits, vegetables and nuts — fear an even greater labor shortage under President Barack Obama's executive action to block some 5 million pe ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's police commissioner says it was "very inappropriate" for officers to turn their backs on the mayor in a sign of disrespect as he spoke at an officer's funeral.Commissioner William Bratton appeared Sunday on CBS' " ...more