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MOSCOW (AP) — Riding a wave of military gains by pro-Russia rebels, Russian President Vladimir Putin has made it exceedingly clear that he wants a peace deal for Ukraine on his terms and will not be stopped by economic costs.The four-month confl ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department's internal watchdog says it could not substantiate 16 complaints by advocacy groups who accused the government of abusing unaccompanied child immigrants apprehended along the Mexican border.The ...more

Reuters News - 21 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A leading celebrity lawyer has advised his clients not to use smartphones and the iCloud after intimate photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and female entertainers and models were posted online following an apparent m ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

MIAMI (AP) — More than 300,000 immigrants around the country who bought health insurance through the Affordable Care Act could lose their coverage if they don't send in proof they are legally in the U.S.Immigration advocates say many aren't resp ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The public corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, is in the hands of a federal jury.The seven-man, five-woman jury filed out of the courtroom to begin deliberations Tuesday after he ...more

Reuters News - 40 mins ago

TORONTO (Reuters) - Pop star Justin Bieber was charged with assault and dangerous driving over the weekend after an incident near the small Canadian town where he grew up, one of his lawyers said in a statement on Tuesday. The charges came af ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Public corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, wife goes to jury. ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — An international rights group accused the extremist Islamic State group on Tuesday of systematic "ethnic cleansing" in northern Iraq targeting indigenous religious minorities, as well as conducting mass killings of men and abducting wome ...more

Reuters News - 1 hour ago

By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - An argument over leg room and reclining seats forced a Florida-bound flight from New York to divert to a different airport late on Monday, the third such incident of a midair disruption caused by passengers in abo ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Sudan announced Tuesday it closed the Iranian cultural center in the capital and other branches, saying the establishment violated its mandate and became a social and ideological threat to the largely Sunni country.The official stat ...more