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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he is still willing to "walk away" from a nuclear deal with Iran if it does not meet his goal of blocking Tehran's paths to a nuclear weapon.Obama's comments come shortly after diplomats announced th ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA director says his agency has done a poor job of hiring and promoting minorities, and that lack of diversity is undercutting the spy agency's intelligence mission.Director John Brennan released a study Tuesday that paint ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The auto parts seller Pep Boys may be putting itself up for sale.CEO Mike Odell resigned in September and earlier this month the company agreed to nominate three board members recommended by its biggest stockholder in order t ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering U.S. assistance to the investigation into the attack in Tunisia that killed 38 people at a beach resort.Obama spoke by phone Monday with Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (BAH-zhee KAH-ihd ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

MONTREAL (AP) — In the city where Jackie Robinson made the jump to the big leagues — and a country where gay marriage has been legal for a decade — Michael Sam has come to restart his football career.The first openly gay player drafted by an NFL ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The largest federal employee union has filed a class action lawsuit against the federal personnel office and its leaders for failing to safeguard personal files from computer hackers.The suit argues that negligence by federal o ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says it is resuming aid to the military in Bahrain, which has been withheld since Bahrain cracked down on demonstrations in 2011.Bahrain was still cited in the department's recently released human rights re ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

NASCAR returns this week to Daytona International Speedway, where 43 drivers are likely to race bumper to bumper for 400 white-knuckle miles.Very few of them will enjoy the race. Fans will most likely love every moment.IndyCar finds itsel ...more

AP News - Jun 29, 2015 12:13 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — NPR says Melissa Block is stepping down as host of the flagship newsmagazine "All Things Considered" after 12 years anchoring the national broadcast.The public radio network said Monday that Block will become a special correspo ...more

AP News - Jun 29, 2015 11:21 AM

DETROIT (AP) — The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors' small cars has risen by two to 119.Victims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last ...more