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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Syrian archbishop visiting Philadelphia says the United States' reluctance to offer asylum to persecuted Christians is "unjust."Aleppo Archbishop Jean-Clement Jeanbart made the remark Tuesday as he and an Iraqi counterpart ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego man accused of leaving a threatening voice mail at the office of a Muslim civil rights organization pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony charges.John Weissinger entered his guilty plea in San Diego Superior Court to felo ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Karina Macias was elected mayor of Huntington Park, a small city in Los Angeles County, she noticed that many of its commissions were no longer active.The reason: Lack of interest.So the Huntington Park City Counci ...more

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By Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - It gives users super human strength, makes them impervious to pain and can be bought for as little as $2 across New York. It can also kill, police say. Illegal synthetic marijuana, or "weap ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush vowed Tuesday to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood if elected to the White House, but drew immediate fire from Democrats for adding, "I'm not sure we need half a billi ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Phone carriers say some customers in the Southeast are experiencing outages with wireless and wired service.AT&amp;T spokesman Jim Greer said in an email Tuesday afternoon the outages affect cellular and landline service.< ...more

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ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Ivory Coast's military court has sentenced the former head of security for the country's ex-first lady to 20 years in prison for acts related to the postelection crisis in 2011.More than 3,000 people were killed after ...more

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LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — One person has died and one of the nation's major toll roads is expected to be backed up into the evening after a dump truck struck an overpass Tuesday morning, causing a fire and a miles-long standstill.The truck was traveli ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush earned more than $9 million over the last 17 months from speaking fees and an assortment of business interests, including a health services firm in Puerto Rico and an online lending operation ...more

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LOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Netflix is letting new parents on its payroll to take up to a year's paid leave in a move that could pressure other technology employers to improve their baby benefits as they vie for talent.The employee benefit announce ...more