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VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and fellow foreign ministers are adding their diplomatic muscle to try and advance troubled nuclear talks with Iran, with a target date only a week away for a pact meant to curb programs Tehran could tur ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — It's considered bad form for politicians to say things that are not true.When they talk about their own ambitions, though, deception pretty much comes with the territory and no one seems to mind.People who are patently f ...more

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Jersey City police officer responding to an armed robbery call at a 24-hour drug store was shot and killed early Sunday, officials said.Officer Melvin Santiago was shot in the head while still in his police vehicle as ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A string of fiery train derailments across the country has triggered a high-stakes but behind-the-scenes campaign to shape how the government responds to calls for tighter safety rules.Billions of dollars are riding on how thes ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's deadlocked parliament failed Sunday to overcome the deep divisions hampering the formation of a new government, making no progress on choosing new leaders who could help hold the nation together and confront the Sunni militant bli ...more

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren is quickly becoming a top Democratic fundraiser and campaign powerhouse, hitting the road on behalf of candidates in key races the party will need to win to retain control of the U.S. Senate in November.

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Mayor: Jersey City police officer shot and killed responding to armed robbery call. ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign ministry said Sunday that a Ukrainian shell hit a town on the Russian border, killing one person and seriously injuring two others. But Ukraine denied firing a shell into Russian territory.A statement from Russia's ...more

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LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenes voted Sunday in a second early election in three years amid political instability that threatened the small eurozone nation's bid to pull out of an economic downturn.The balloting was forced when outgoing Prim ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's parliament, deadlocked over leadership, meets briefly before adjourning until Tuesday. ...more