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MOSCOW (AP) — Kansas-born farmer Justus Walker is prospering in Russia — one year after U.S. and European Union sanctions against his adopted country over its aggression in Ukraine.Walker, sporting a bushy beard reminiscent of a Russian peasant ...more

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Thousands of Vietnamese workers at a major footwear factory were on strike for a sixth day Wednesday over a social insurance law in a rare challenge to government policy.Several thousand people at the Taiwanese-owned Pou Yu ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors have indicted a man who slashed the U.S. ambassador in Seoul last month on charges of attempted murder.An official from the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office says Kim Ki-jong also was i ...more

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RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinians formally join the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, as part of a broader effort to put international pressure on Israel and exact a higher price for its occupation of lands sought for a Palestinian s ...more

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JACKSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Gary Ross Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has died at age 78 in southern Oregon.Dahl's wife, Marguerite Dahl, confirmed Tuesday that her husband of 40 years died March 23 of chronic obstr ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday said the National Marine Fisheries Service violated environmental laws when it approved the Navy's plans for training in waters off Hawaii and Southern California.The agency failed to support its findin ...more

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By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) - North Dakota will from Wednesday require the more-than 1.2 million barrels of crude extracted each day from the state's Bakken shale formation be run through machines that remove volatile gases l ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coroner says death of oil heir Andrew Getty appears to be from natural causes or accident. ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A new exhibit focusing on Richard Avedon's photos of political and cultural newsmakers invites visitors to rethink the concept of portraits in the age of the selfie."Richard Avedon: Family Affairs" opens Wednesday at the Nati ...more

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Police released the publisher of a Malaysian media group and a senior executive on bail on Wednesday, after arresting them for sedition related to a news report published last month, their company's lawyers said. Publ ...more