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  1. US Customs vows to block imports made by North Korea workers

    10.06 / 04:14 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it is ready to block U.S. imports of seafood - as well as any other goods - produced by North Korean laborers who work in…
  2. Cardinal charged with sex offenses jeered at Australia court

    10.06 / 04:14 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    SYDNEY (AP) -- Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic official to face sex offense charges, was jeered by protesters as he made a court appearance in his native Australia on Friday in a case that has rocked the Vatican and placed scrutiny on the pope's stance against abusive…
  3. NKorean workers prep seafood going to US stores, restaurants

    10.05 / 00:02 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    HUNCHUN, China (AP) -- The workers wake up each morning on metal bunk beds in fluorescent-lit Chinese dormitories, North Koreans outsourced by their government to process seafood that ends up in American stores and…
  4. NKorean workers prep seafood going to US stores, restaurants

    10.04 / 20:29 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    HUNCHUN, China (AP) -- The workers wake up each morning on metal bunk beds in fluorescent-lit Chinese dormitories, North Koreans outsourced by their government to process seafood that ends up in American stores and…
  5. IS latches on to global attacks as it fights for survival

    10.04 / 20:29 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    BEIRUT (AP) -- Just hours after Stephen Paddock unleashed a hail of bullets on a country music festival in Las Vegas, the Islamic State group issued a flurry of statements claiming the 64-year-old gunman as one of its own. The quick responsibility claim - discounted by FBI officials - is the latest in a series of dubious or seemingly fake IS claims, reflecting the extremists' eagerness to latch onto global attacks it can tout as its own as it fights for survival in its Mideast…
  6. Mind of a killer: Vegas gunman's girlfriend to be questioned

    10.04 / 18:35 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returned to the U.S. overnight after a weekslong trip abroad and was met by investigators seeking to question her for clues to what drove Stephen Paddock to slaughter 59 people from his high-rise hotel…
  7. Las Vegas victims: 'You'd need a poet to tell everything'

    10.04 / 18:35 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    Some died with loved ones or friends at their side, others with newfound buddies. All shared in the terror of being caught by a gunman spraying bullets from high…
  8. Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace deal

    10.04 / 18:35 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- For years Edison Prado was one of the top U.S. drug targets in South America, having allegedly risen from beginnings as a boatman running drugs in the treacherous coastal waters of his native Ecuador to the bloodthirsty head of a small army of smugglers spread across five…
  9. Catalan officials mull date for independence declaration

    10.04 / 14:08 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    MADRID (AP) -- Catalonia's regional government is mulling when to declare the region's independence from Spain in the wake of a disputed referendum that has triggered Spain's most serious national crisis in decades. Some lawmakers say that will happen…
  10. Iran deal's future may hinge on face-saving fix for Trump

    10.04 / 13:21 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The future of the Iran nuclear deal may hinge on a face-saving fix for President Donald Trump so he doesn't have to recertify the Islamic republic's compliance every 90 days, according to U.S.…
  11. Puerto Rico raises hurricane's official death count to 34

    10.04 / 13:21 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- The official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico has increased to 34 from 16, the U.S. territory's governor said…
  12. Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend returns to US for questioning

    10.04 / 13:21 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend, back in the United States after a weekslong trip abroad, will be at the center of the investigation into the shooting deaths of 59 people as authorities try to determine why a man with no known record of violence or crime would open fire on a concert crowd from a high-rise…
  13. The Latest: Vegas gunman bought 33 weapons in last year

    10.04 / 13:21 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times…
  14. Nobel Prize honors technique for seeing molecules' details

    10.04 / 13:21 chippewa.com Chippewa.com - World
    STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Three researchers based in the U.S., U.K. and Switzerland won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for developing a way to create detailed images of the molecules that drive life - a technology that the Nobel committee said allowed scientists to visualize molecular processes they had never previously…