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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It's midday and the white bucket balanced on the rocky shore at Mountha Uppasay's feet holds five or six white bass, moving sluggishly in the water she scooped from the Des Moines River.She and her husband, who are immigr ...more

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By Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish fighter jets launched their heaviest assault on Kurdish militants in northern Iraq overnight since air strikes began last week, a government official said, hours after President Tayyip Erdogan sai ...more

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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Panasonic Corp on Wednesday booked a 7 percent fall in first-quarter operating profit, missing analyst estimates, attributing the decline to a change in reporting practices. Operating profit for April-June fell to 76 ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard for spying for Israel touched off one of the most sensational spy cases in recent American history, stoking fierce international passions and decades of legal and diplomatic wrangling.Thirty years ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Iran nuclear deal has supercharged congressional lobbying, with President Barack Obama securing the support of a prominent Jewish Democrat and pro-Israel groups pressuring lawmakers in an all-out, big-money drive.Obama, his ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.Health care spending will outpace the nation's overall economic growth over the next decade, the government forecast on T ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — More than 30 years after series of bombings and shootings left four people dead and terrorized the Australian legal fraternity police have arrested a 68-year-old suspect.Leonard John Warwick was arrested Wednesday as a result of a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House and Senate are moving toward passage of three-month patch to keep federal highway and transit aid flowing to states while lawmakers seek the right mix of policy and revenue to achieve a long-term transportation deal.T ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, Americans 65 and older were the age group least likely to have health insurance."No longer will older Americans be denied the healing mira ...more

Reuters News - 39 mins ago

TOKYO (Reuters) - Nintendo Co reported a surprise first-quarter operating profit, helped by a weaker yen and strong sales of its "amiibo" figurines which are sold as accessories to their popular games. Nintendo swung to an April-June operatin ...more