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Judge bars citizenship question from 2020 Census

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman...
Jan. 15, 2019

Debate begins on historic Brexit vote in UK Parliament

LONDON (AP) — Parliament neared a historic vote Tuesday as British Prime Minister Theresa May lobbied vehemently for a positive verdict on her proposed divorce deal with the European Union...
Jan. 15, 2019

Federal judge in New York bars U.S. Commerce Department from adding citizenship question to the 2020 census

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal judge in New York bars U.S. Commerce Department from adding citizenship question to the 2020 census.
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Rank-and-file Dems invited to lunch with Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown (all times local): 9:55 a.m. The White House has invited rank-and-file House Democrats to lunch with...
Jan. 15, 2019

German intelligence puts far-right party under more scrutiny

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's domestic intelligence agency said Tuesday it was putting the far-right Alternative for Germany party under heightened scrutiny amid concerns it is flirting with extremism. The domestic...
Jan. 15, 2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks inch higher in early trading

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are inching higher in early trading on Wall Street as fourth-quarter company earnings...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Kenyan police detonate car of explosives

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Police say they have detonated a car they said had...
Jan. 15, 2019

Fuel thieves hit critical Mexican pipeline again

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says fuel thieves have again damaged a critical pipeline that supplies the capital with fuel piped in from the Gulf...
Jan. 15, 2019

Complaints of LA teachers echo demands from other walkouts

The complaints of teachers who have gone on strike in Los Angeles are echoing those heard in walkouts elsewhere. Unlike protests that closed schools last spring in states including West...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Witness says he saw 2 bodies in Nairobi attack

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 5:35 p.m. A witness says he saw at least two bodies at...
Jan. 15, 2019

Boil-water advisory lifted in Detroit amid auto show

DETROIT (AP) — Officials have lifted a boil-water advisory for downtown Detroit and nearby areas following a weekend water main break . The affected area included hotels and the Cobo...
Jan. 15, 2019

Trump's burger-fest brings roasting from late-night TV hosts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Junk food for athletes? President Donald Trump's offer of greasy burgers and fries to the college football champion Clemson Tigers brought a roasting from late-night TV hosts...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Al-Shabab claims Nairobi hotel complex attack

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab is claiming responsibility for the...
Jan. 15, 2019

Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab claims responsibility for Nairobi attack, says fighters still inside complex

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab claims responsibility for Nairobi attack, says fighters still inside complex.
Jan. 15, 2019

Iran satellite fails to reach orbit in US-criticized launch

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian satellite-carrying rocket blasted off into space on Tuesday, but scientists failed to put the device into orbit in a launch previously criticized by the...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Civilians run away from attack on Nairobi hotel

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 4:59 p.m. Civilians, including some women crying, ran away from the Nairobi...
Jan. 15, 2019

Netflix raising prices for 58M US subscribers as costs rise

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising its U.S. prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its streaming service 12 years ago. Its...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Civilians run away from Nai

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 4:59 p.m. Civilians, including some women crying, ran away from the Nairobi...
Jan. 15, 2019

US wholesale prices fell 0.2 percent in December

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale prices fell last month, dragged down by a steep drop in gas costs, suggesting that inflation will remain tame in the coming months. The Labor...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Nairobi

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya (all times local): 4:40 p.m. An armored vehicle has arrived at the ongoing attack on...
Jan. 15, 2019

White House names scaled-back delegation for Swiss forum

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has named the members of a scaled-back delegation that will represent the Trump administration next week at an annual economic conference in Switzerland. President...
Jan. 15, 2019

The Latest: Iran's Embassy in Beirut bashes US officials

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria's civil war (all times local): 3:35 p.m. The Iranian Embassy in Beirut says recent comments by visiting U.S. officials are...
Jan. 15, 2019

VW, Ford team up on pickups, explore deal on electrics

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen and Ford say they're forming a global alliance in which they will develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups together while exploring broader cooperation on future...
Jan. 15, 2019

Saudi teen granted asylum to speak publicly in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says a Saudi teen whose flight from her allegedly abusive family captured global attention will give a public statement in Toronto Tuesday. Rahaf...
Jan. 15, 2019

US Embassy says special envoy has arrived in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Kabul says special envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad has arrived in Kabul following visits to India, the United Arab Emirates and China...
Jan. 15, 2019

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