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CAIRO (AP) — A survivor of this week’s deadly migrant boat disaster says over 100 migrants drowned off the Libyan coast when their boat los…
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For The Associated Press (AP) — GMC has given the Acadia the biggest makeover in its 10-year history, shrinking the size and the price of i…
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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — About 1,200 uniformed Greek police, coast guards and firefighters are staging a protest in central Athens against f…
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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The leader of Poland’s ruling party is facing accusations that he used offensive and divisive language when he said th&…
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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister has nominated a former judge for justice minister after the man who held that position re&…
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Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 22 (UPI) -- Mexico said it has captured Héctor "El Gordo" Arenas Saucedo, a suspected member of the Juárez Cartel who is one of the United States' most wanted f…
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Abu Zakariya al-Britani’s return to battlefield -- after huge compensation payment -- raises questions about ability to track terror s…
02.22 / 17:38
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Starting Saturday, would-be candidates have until March 17 to gather the signatures of 500 mayors (from the more than 35,000 mayors across France) to qualify for France's two-round presidential election April 23 and May 7. With Europe's migrant influx and fears of Islamic extremism on many voters' minds, polls show high support for the tough-on-security platform of conservative former Prime Minister Francois Fillon and the nationalist campaign of far-right leader Marine Le Pen. [...]…
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GENEVA (AP) — Playing down expectations, the U.N. envoy for Syria said Wednesday that he's not expecting a breakthrough in the first U.N.-mediated peace talks between government representatives and the opposition in 10 months, rather hoping to build momentum toward peace after nearly six years of war. Staffan de Mistura spoke a day before convening the two sides amid a recent cease-fire that has largely held and recent battlefield gains by President Bashar Assad's forces. De Mistura said …
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New trauma unit to help former Islamic State sex slaves DOHUK, Iraq (AP) — After their rape and torture by Islamic State extremists for months or years, Yazidi women face ongoing suffering from psychological trauma even if they do manage to escape. [...] a lack of psychiatrists and other mental health specialists in northern Iraq meant that many Yazidi women — a minority singled out for especially harsh treatment by IS — got little or no help. The training center is the next phase of an …
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Indiana State Police played a clip of a man’s voice saying “down the hill” during a Wednesday news confe…
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Muslim groups have launched a crowdfunding campaign for the Chesed Shel Emeth Society cemetery in University City,…
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Morocco hopes to get more than half of its energy from renewable sources in less than 15…
02.22 / 17:33
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Amazon says Arkansas prosecutors looking to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect’s Amazon Echo smart speaker haven’t established that their investigation is more important than a customer’s privacy rights. The issue comes in the investigation into the death of Victor Collins, who was found floating in a hot tub […
02.22 / 17:31
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2017 GMC Acadia Denali AWD BASE PRICE: $29,070 for SL; $32,450 for SLE-1 FWD; $34,375 for SLE-1 AWD; $35,070 for SLE-2 FWD; $37,070 for SLE-2 AWD; $38,350 for SLT-1; $41,750 for SLT-2 FWD; $43,750 for SLT-2 AWD; $45,070 for Denali FWD; $47,070 for Denali AWD. PRICE AS TESTED: $50,985. TYPE: Front-engine, all-wheel drive, six-passenger, mid-size…
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Prosecutors say the murder trial of an Alabama police officer should be held in the capital. The district attorney’s office filed a motion Tuesday opposing a defense request to move Officer Aaron Smith’s trial out of Montgomery. Prosecutors say there’s no evidence that news media coverage saturated the community or harmed […
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For The Associated Press (AP) — GMC has given the Acadia the biggest makeover in its 10-year history, shrinking the size and the price of its best-selling SUV while making it more fuel efficient and giving it new technology. The 2017 Acadia’s new base engine — a 193-horsepower four-cylinder — helps give the midsize SUV […]…
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for lying to the FBI about his contact with a terror suspect linked to the Somali militant group al-Shabab. Thirty-four-year-old Mahdi Hussein Furreh pleaded guilty in October 2014 to making false statements. Furreh’s attorney, Manny Atwal, asked that Furreh be […
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French women are starting to picture their next president as a divorced mother of three. The anti-euro, anti-immigrant candidate Marine Le Pen has been playing up her gender as she seeks to convert a likely first-round victory into an overall majority in the run-off on May 7 -- and it's…
02.22 / 17:29
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The U.N. envoy for Syria says he's not expecting any breakthroughs in the first intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N. supervision in 10 months, hoping instead to build "momentum" for an eventual peace after nearly six years of…
02.22 / 17:21
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