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Brazil's Bolsonaro under fire for misleading tweet on media

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's Bar Association condemned President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday over a Twitter attack on a journalist who has written critical pieces about the first family...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: US aviation team arrives at Ethiopia crash site

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local): 11:50 p.m. A team of U.S. aviation experts has arrived at the site where an Ethiopian...
Mar. 11, 2019

Tech leads US stocks broadly higher; Boeing drops

A broadly rally led by technology companies drove U.S. stocks sharply higher Monday, giving the S&P 500 its biggest increase since late January. The latest gains also snapped a five-day...
Mar. 11, 2019

Family of Alabama man slain by police sues for evidence

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Relatives of an Alabama man fatally shot by police in a shopping mall on Thanksgiving have filed suit to make the state release more evidence about...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: Budget plan seeks work requirement for Medicaid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's proposed 2020 budget (all times local): 4:55 p.m. President Donald Trump's 2020 budget plan calls for a nationwide work requirement for...
Mar. 11, 2019

Chance the Rapper marries longtime girlfriend

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chance the Rapper tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend in a star-studded ceremony. The Chicago-based rapper posted several photos of him and Kirsten Corley on...
Mar. 11, 2019

Underground line could carry Iowa wind power to Chicago

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A proposed underground transmission line would carry electricity generated mostly by wind turbines in Iowa to the Chicago area. The company behind the $2.5 billion...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: Police: Wounded trooper released from hospital

WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting involving a stabbed trooper (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Maryland State Police say a trooper has been released from a...
Mar. 11, 2019

Man who found dead baby in 1981 reflects on mother's arrest

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls man who discovered a dead infant in a ditch 38 years ago said following the arrest of the child's biological mother that...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: UK's May gets kisses at last-ditch Brexit talks

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on talks about Britain's departure from the European Union (all times local): 8:30 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May has arrived in France for Brexit...
Mar. 11, 2019

Boeing jet under scrutiny after Ethiopia crash

HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Airlines in Ethiopia, China, Indonesia and elsewhere grounded the Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliner Monday after the second devastating crash of one of the planes in...
Mar. 11, 2019

Woman says she distracted jaguar after attack at Arizona zoo

PHOENIX (AP) — A woman on a trip to an Arizona zoo with her son and grandchildren reacted swiftly when a jaguar attacked another visitor who had crossed a barrier...
Mar. 11, 2019

Arkansas State Sen. Stephanie Flowers: 'God will judge me'

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas state senator who angrily repudiated her senate judiciary colleagues when the committee voted to limit public debate on a gun rights bill has...
Mar. 11, 2019

Boeing's newest version of its popular jet has many takers

NEW YORK (AP) — The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 that left 157 people dead is drawing renewed scrutiny of the Boeing model just four months...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: Trump budget plan cuts spending for diplomacy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's proposed 2020 budget (all times local): 4:30 p.m. President Donald Trump's proposed government spending plan would cut funding for diplomacy and...
Mar. 11, 2019

Police say shooting at care facility unrelated to rape case

PHOENIX (AP) — The shooting of an armed man outside an Arizona long-term care facility does not appear to be connected to the rape of an incapacitated woman who later...
Mar. 11, 2019

Feds accuse vice officer of forcing women into sex

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A lawyer for a vice squad officer in Ohio says his client is innocent of charges of forcing women to have sex with him under threat...
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: Witness: Rear of plane was smoking before impact

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local): 11:20 p.m. A witness to the Ethiopian Airlines crash says smoke was coming from the rear...
Mar. 11, 2019

Witness to Ethiopian Airlines crash says smoke was coming from rear of the plane before it hit the ground.

HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Witness to Ethiopian Airlines crash says smoke was coming from rear of the plane before it hit the ground.
Mar. 11, 2019

The Latest: Irish PM delays trip for urgent Brexit meeting

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on talks about Britain's departure from the European Union (all times local): 8:00 p.m. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has delayed a trip to the...
Mar. 11, 2019

Algeria's president abandons bid for 5th term amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika bowed to unprecedented public protests Monday and promised not to seek a fifth term after 20 years in power. In a letter...
Mar. 11, 2019

Markets Right Now: Tech stocks lead rally; Boeing hits Dow

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. ___ A rally in the technology sector is pushing U.S. stocks to broad gains...
Mar. 11, 2019

Leaders invite NATO secretary-general to address Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of both parties are inviting NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg (yenz STOHL'-ten'-burg) to address a joint meeting of Congress next month around the 70th anniversary of the...
Mar. 11, 2019

Feel like climbing 2,500 steps? Head to new NYC sculpture

NEW YORK (AP) — A colossal sculpture that will give people more than 150 interconnected stairways to climb is opening to the public as part of New York City's Hudson...
Mar. 11, 2019

Man who found dead baby hopes for justice in mother's arrest

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls man who discovered a dead baby in a ditch 38 years ago says he wants justice for the boy whose biological mother...
Mar. 11, 2019

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