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WASHINGTON (AP) — Two key lawmakers say President Barack Obama can alleviate a growing humanitarian crisis involving tens of thousands of child immigrants without waiting for Congress to act.Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California and Rep ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign ministry said Sunday that a Ukrainian shell hit a Russian border town, killing one person and seriously injuring two others. Ukraine denied firing a shell into Russian territory.President Vladimir Putin expressed " ...more

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A gunman who killed a rookie officer responding to a report of an armed robbery at a drugstore early Sunday never tried to rob the store and instead lay in wait for police, telling a witness to watch the news because he was "go ...more

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VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry joined three Western foreign ministers Sunday to tackle the daunting challenge of reviving nuclear talks with Iran, warning of significant obstacles to a deal with the deadline only a week away.Ke ...more

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LATTA, S.C. (AP) — When openly gay police chief Crystal Moore was fired by a mayor who condemned her lifestyle as "questionable," she feared her two decade career in law enforcement in this town was over.Then, this conservative, small town rebel ...more

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Jersey City mayor: Suspect in officer's killing had been wanted by police for prior homicide. ...more

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Jersey City mayor: Before killing officer, suspect told witness he was soon going to be famous. ...more

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Jersey City mayor: Suspect in officer's death didn't try to rob store, just waited for police. ...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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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Welcoming an agreement between the two top candidates brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and the United Nations, Afghanistan's election commission hopes to finish an audit of 23,000 polling stations within three we ...more