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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian opposition websites and rights groups focused on the country say prominent human rights activist Narges Mohammadi has been arrested by state security forces.The Kaleme.com opposition website reported th ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — About 20 minutes before the shooting at a Texas cartoon contest that featured images of the Prophet Muhammad, a final tweet posted on an account linked to one of the gunmen said: "May Allah accept us as mujahideen," or holy warriors. ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is about to conduct the first major test of its brand new, super-streamlined launch escape system for astronauts.No humans are on board the mock-up capsule for Wednesday's 90-second flight from Cape Canaveral, ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Conrad Ricamora's acting career is on fire of late. He may want to thank his genes.He's on ABC's hot new drama "How To Get Away with Murder" and he's also singing on Broadway in Rodgers & Hammerstein's classic musical "The Ki ...more

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals is spending about $8.4 billion - a huge premium — to buy Synageva BioPharma, a fellow rare disease treatment developer with no products on the market that booked a first-quarter loss of nearly $60 million.Alexion will pay ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two of three people charged in the fatal shooting of a Canadian tourist in town for the Kentucky Derby have entered not guilty pleas.WAVE-TV (http://bit.ly/1PovGpI) reports that Tyrone Thomas Jr. and his girlfriend, Fatima ...more

AP News - 52 mins ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino bomb-maker who was one of the country's top terror suspects was killed by Muslim rebels who earlier signed a peace deal with the government, the Philippine military said Wednesday.The U.S. government had off ...more

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A 26-year-old north Idaho man accused of fatally shooting a veteran police officer and stealing his patrol car has been ordered held on $2 million bail.Coeur d'Alene police Sgt. Greg Moore died Tuesday evening after he was ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. WHICH CLUES HINTED AT TEXAS PLOTMinutes before the cartoon contest shooting, a final tweet on an account linked to one of the gunmen ...more

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DJIBOUTI (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday he'll discuss with Saudi Arabian officials how to implement a "humanitarian pause" in Yemen's civil war, citing increased shortages of food, fuel and medicine that are adding to a crisis ...more