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SINGAPORE (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday, while teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg and defending champion Sebastian Vettel both had setbacks.Hamilton's best time o ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Friday the nation needs to bring young men into the struggle against domestic violence by encouraging them to stand against the crime on college campuses.Biden, speaking at a meeting of the Democra ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he welcomes Scotland's decision to stay part of the United Kingdom.In a statement, Obama also congratulates the people of Scotland for their "full and energetic exercise of democracy." He says their ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Devin Hester has set an NFL record with his 20th return for a touchdown, breaking the mark he shared with Deion Sanders.Hester returned a punt 56 yards for a touchdown midway through the second quarter to give the Atlanta Falcons ...more

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SAO PAULO (AP) — IndyCar says it will race in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia next year, returning to the country after a one-year absence.The March 8 race will take place at the Nelson Piquet permanent racetrack located in the central Brazili ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The globe smashed more heat records last month, including Earth's hottest August and summer, federal meteorologists said Thursday.May, June and August all set global heat records this year. Meteorologists at the National Oceani ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 12:51 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels proved a tough sell with many Iraq and Afghanistan veterans now serving in the House. Wariness among veterans crossed party lines as Republicans Democrats alike said they feared weapons and tr ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 11:04 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will announce $46 million in new security assistance for the Ukrainian military, including equipment to help detect incoming artillery fire. But he will stop short of fulfilling Ukraine's request for lethal aid ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 10:55 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Ukraine is asking the U.S. to give his soldiers lethal military equipment in its battle against Russian-backed separatists, saying that one cannot win the war or keep the peace with blankets and night vision goggles.< ...more

AP News - Sep 18, 2014 10:19 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. director of national intelligence says a group of al-Qaida fighters in Syria poses a potential threat to the U.S. equal to that of the Islamic State militants.James Clapper on Thursday became the first U.S. intelligenc ...more