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The Latest: Peru protesters demand new elections amid crisis

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The latest on political turmoil in Peru (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Several thousand protesters gathered in Peru's capital say they are outraged not just at...
Mar. 22, 2018

Gone extinct: Animatronic T-Rex bursts into flames

CANON CITY, Colo. (AP) — The co-owner of a dinosaur-themed park in southern Colorado thinks an electrical malfunction caused a life-size animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex to burst into flames. Zach Reynolds...
Mar. 22, 2018

Kansas appeals Planned Parenthood case to US Supreme Court

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a federal appeals court ruling that prevents the state from cutting off Medicaid funds to a Planned...
Mar. 22, 2018

Weather Channel sold to independent studio, distributor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Weather Channel is under new ownership. Entertainment Studios Inc. said Thursday that it's acquired the channel's parent company, Weather Group. The independent movie and TV...
Mar. 22, 2018

Bolton may herald rightward shift in Trump's foreign policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Bolton, President Donald Trump's incoming national security adviser — and his third to date — is a divisive foreign policy figure who was an unabashed supporter...
Mar. 22, 2018

The Latest: EU recalls envoy for consultations on spy attack

MOSCOW (AP) — The latest on the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain (all times local): 3:30 a.m. The European Union is recalling its ambassador from Moscow for consultations...
Mar. 22, 2018

Protest over shooting of unarmed black man overtakes freeway

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Protesters decrying this week's fatal shooting of an unarmed black man marched from Sacramento City Hall and onto a nearby freeway Thursday, disrupting rush hour traffic...
Mar. 22, 2018

Sen. Paul smacks at budget deal again, this time via tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Rand Paul is blasting away again at what he considers a bloated budget bill. This time, he's doing it on Twitter. Last month, he took to...
Mar. 22, 2018

NCAA Latest: Loyola cheered on by '63 team members

The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 8:40 p.m. Loyola is being cheered on in the regional semifinals by four members of its 1963 national championship team. Jerry...
Mar. 22, 2018

Dutch PM says European Union's ambassador to Moscow is being recalled for consultations over nerve gas attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — Dutch PM says European Union's ambassador to Moscow is being recalled for consultations over nerve gas attack.
Mar. 22, 2018

Japanese camp funding advances after Zinke, lawmaker spat

HONOLULU (AP) — Funding for a program to preserve the sites where Japanese-Americans were interned during World War II has moved forward after becoming the backdrop of a spat between...
Mar. 22, 2018

Lawmakers lambaste Peru's president in bitter debate

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian lawmakers bitterly debated Thursday over whether to accept President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's resignation offer, decrying him as one more in a long line of corrupt...
Mar. 22, 2018

School shooting victim 'brain dead,' life support ending

GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) — A teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school is brain dead and is being removed from life...
Mar. 22, 2018

China says it may hike tariffs on US pork, other goods

BEIJING (AP) — China has announced a list of U.S. goods including pork and aluminum pipe it says may be hit by higher tariffs in response to President Donald Trump's...
Mar. 22, 2018

Latest: Shooting victim 'brain dead;' life support ending

GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a southern Maryland school (all times local): 8:25 p.m. The mother of a teenage girl shot when a classmate...
Mar. 22, 2018

10Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. HOW MARKETS REACTED TO TRUMP'S PLAN ON TARIFFS FOR CHINA The Dow...
Mar. 22, 2018

NCAA Latest: Michigan all over Texas A&M, 52-28 at half

The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 8:30 p.m. The rout is on at the West Region in Los Angeles. Michigan leads Texas A&M 52-28 at halftime in...
Mar. 22, 2018

Few details emerging about Austin bombing suspect

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (AP) — Investigators on Thursday finished questioning the second roommate of the man they say spent weeks planting bombs around Texas' capital before using one of his own...
Mar. 22, 2018

Mom of teenage girl wounded in shooting at Maryland high school says she is brain dead, being taken off of life support

CHEVERLY, Md. (AP) — Mom of teenage girl wounded in shooting at Maryland high school says she is brain dead, being taken off of life support.
Mar. 22, 2018

Prosecutors: Uzbek native used codes to hide terror payment

DENVER (AP) — U.S. prosecutors told a jury Thursday that a Philadelphia man frustrated by mistreatment of Muslims used codes and other deception to hide a $300 payment in support...
Mar. 22, 2018

Mother of teenage girl wounded in shooting at Maryland high school says she is being taken off of life support

CHEVERLY, Md. (AP) — Mother of teenage girl wounded in shooting at Maryland high school says she is being taken off of life support.
Mar. 22, 2018

CORRECTS: China says it may raise tariffs on U.S. pork, aluminum and other goods in response to Trump tariff hikes

BEIJING (AP) — CORRECTS: China says it may raise tariffs on U.S. pork, aluminum and other goods in response to Trump tariff hikes. (Corrects APNewsAlert that said the increases had...
Mar. 22, 2018

China hikes tariffs on US pork, other goods in trade spat

BEIJING (AP) — China has increased tariffs on U.S. pork, aluminum pipe and other goods in response to President Donald Trump's higher import duties on steel and aluminum. The Commerce...
Mar. 22, 2018

NCAA Latest: Loyola up at half, claws back from 18-pt hole

The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 8:10 p.m. Loyola-Chicago stormed back after trailing by 18 points midway through the first half to lead Nevada 28-24 at halftime...
Mar. 22, 2018

China raises tariffs on U.S. pork, aluminum and other goods in response to Trump tariff hikes

BEIJING (AP) — China raises tariffs on U.S. pork, aluminum and other goods in response to Trump tariff hikes.
Mar. 22, 2018

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