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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan became the latest mainstream Republican to turn back a tea party challenger, winning the Alaska GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. U.S. HAS NO GOOD OPTION TO PROTECT SECOND JOURNALIST HOSTAGEAfter the Islamic State beheaded reporter James Foley, the White House m ...more

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian lawmakers dismissed the country's science minister on Wednesday over his alleged support for pro-Western voices at universities, dealing a blow to moderate President Hassan Rouhani.The no-confidence vote against Scien ...more

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By Thomas Grove DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - In a Ukrainian city stalked by death, Tatyana Makarchuk, the director of Donetsk Maternity Hospital No. 3, is making sure that new life can survive. She has fitted out a cellar underneath ...more

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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani lawmakers met Wednesday as tens of thousands of protesters thronged outside the assembly calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over alleged voting fraud.Sharif and other lawmakers were able to ente ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Aniston, Jon Hamm, Halle Berry, Reese Witherspoon and Kiefer Sutherland want to connect with you about cancer.They are among the stars slated to appear on "Stand Up to Cancer," the hour-long telethon set to air Sept. ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A tea party attempt to overcome a mainstream Republican came up short in Alaska as former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan won the GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall. ...more

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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam.The regular rumble on the edge of this besieged city in eastern Ukraine is a constant reminder of the government's effort to shell armed pro-Russian separatists out o ...more

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Highlights from Tuesday's primary elections in Alaska and Wyoming.___SULLIVAN WINS IN ALASKAFormer Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Alaska.Sullivan had been the presumptiv ...more

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DENPASAR Indonesia (Reuters) - A pregnant U.S. teenager and her boyfriend were on suicide watch on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Wednesday, police said, after being held as suspects in the murder of the woman's mother whose battered body was ...more