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CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt said on Saturday it had extended by three months a state of emergency imposed on parts of northern Sinai in October after Islamist militants stepped up attacks in the peninsula bordering Israel, Gaza and the Suez Canal. < ...more

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Drivers in the state that put the world on wheels are flat-out embarrassed by the state of their roads. Some are even scared.Mary Jo Walentovic was driving on a Detroit-area interstate in February when a car kicked up a l ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's ruling party on Saturday nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to be its candidate for a third term in elections on June 26, a move expected to stoke political tensions.The party announced Saturday that Nkurun ...more

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BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a New Hampshire man has died after shooting himself in the courthouse parking lot while awaiting a jury's verdict on charges he sexually assaulted a piano student more than a decade ago.Seventy-five-year-ol ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A pregnant woman was shot and killed at a home in Louisiana, but her unborn child was later delivered and is expected to survive.WAFB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1HCKmke ) 29-year-old Brittney Mills was killed late Friday n ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

(EDITOR'S NOTE — More than two decades of war in Vietnam, first involving the French and then the Americans, ended with the last days of April 1975. Peter Arnett, who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of combat for The Associated Press and later ga ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — History will be trailing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to the United States.Abe intends to promote a free trade pact and stronger defense ties as his government loosens the shackles of Japan's pacifist con ...more

Reuters News - 38 mins ago

By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In coming out as a transgender woman, U.S. Olympic gold medalist and TV reality star Bruce Jenner made clear that while he is keen to help raise awareness about problems faced by the community, he is n ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — For decades, farmers have routinely fed antibiotics to livestock to fatten up the animals and protect them from illnesses amplified by confined conditions.But critics say repeated use of antibiotics has made bacteria more r ...more

AP News - 42 mins ago

SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks was back in business Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before.The company said the outage was resolved Friday night after several hours. The glitch affected register ...more