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JERUSALEM (AP) — Likud official says Israeli premier Netanyahu reaches deal to form new coalition government. ...more

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TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government said that on Wednesday they had shot down a war plane belonging to a rival administration controlling Tripoli. Both governments have been fighting each other wi ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — Beau Miller and Patrick Summers have been partners for four years, but last December was the first time they spent Christmas at Miller's parents' home.It seemed like a breakthrough, since the younger Miller is an HIV-positive gay ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

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NEW YORK (AP) — A union representing Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officers has sued the agency, citing what it calls "widespread, ongoing and unconstitutional searches" of their private cellphones.The lawsuit was filed Wednes ...more

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The Associated Press-GfK poll on immigration was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications April 23-27. It is based on online interviews of 1,077 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.The ori ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigration, a prominent issue as the presidential campaign begins in earnest, is a complicated, emotional and broad subject. But for political purposes there's a very real question to be answered: What to do about the estimated 11 mi ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1,600 IRS workers were found to have willfully evaded taxes over a 10-year period, including some who were responsible for enforcing the nation's tax laws, a government watchdog said Wednesday.It's a small percentage of ...more

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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought to secure a pause in Yemen's war as he arrived in Saudi Arabia Wednesday to meet with the king and other top officials, citing increased shortages of food, fuel and medicine that are ...more

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu clinched a deal on Wednesday to form a new government after reaching agreement with a far-right party, political sources said, just two hours before a deadline was due to expire.

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Total public debt subject to limit May 5 18,112,975