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NEW YORK (AP) — An NYPD police officer remains in critical but stable condition two days after being shot in the head while sitting in an unmarked car in Queens.District Attorney Richard Brown said Sunday that 25-year-old Officer Brian Moore was ...more

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MILAN (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi promised a new electoral law expected to be passed in parliament on Monday, despite fierce opposition from many within his own ruling party, would clear a path for wider reforms of the economy. ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban militants who have been waging war on the Afghan government for more than a decade on Monday expressed a willingness to soften their position on a range of issues, an apparent shift that could eventually lead to peace ...more

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Huddled under blankets, two elderly women near the epicenter of Nepal's earthquake were bathed in amber light from the setting sun. Anxiety lined the face of a woman gazing out a bus window, joining thousands who left the capital, Kathmandu. Beside a m ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Anti-government demonstrations resumed in Burundi's capital Monday after a weekend pause as thousands continued to protest the president's decision to seek a third term.Some protesters managed to reach downtown Bujumbur ...more

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By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - Around 6,800 migrants were rescued from overcrowded boats crossing to Europe over the weekend, including a mother who gave birth to a baby girl on an Italian navy ship, the coast guard said. Numbers ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The aging Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip will age no more as of noon.The 60-year-old casino-hotel is expected to close its doors at that hour Monday.The 2,075-room building and the 26 acres it sits on was ...more

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LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police say an Atlanta-area sheriff is accused of shooting a woman in a subdivision near the Atlanta suburb of Lawrenceville.Gwinnett County police say officers found the woman shot in the abdomen Sunday evening. Police ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Just before its $45 billion deal with Time Warner Cable collapsed over regulators' fears about a giant cable company's control over the Web, Comcast was racking up more Internet customers.For the first time, the country's largest ...more

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Across the Middle East this week, the ancient Samaritan community celebrated Passover by sacrificing sheep, fighting raged in Yemen and Mexican-American actress Salma Hayek visited Lebanon to promote a new film.The Samaritans descended from the ...more