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Many Brazilians look to military amid anger at politicians

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Furious at corrupt politicians and fearful of deteriorating security, many Brazilians are calling for a military intervention to clean house of crooked leaders and crack...
Jun. 22, 2018

Woman charged in ATM explosion at Philadelphia business

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a Philadelphia woman helped blow up an ATM inside a city business during an unsuccessful theft attempt. Police say 34-year-old Tinikah Hogan faces numerous charges,...
Jun. 22, 2018

Sheriff: Fatal shooting justified in argument over dog

FORT MEADE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff says the fatal shooting of a man during an argument over a dog named Princess was self-defense. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd...
Jun. 22, 2018

Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa leaves hospital after fall

MADRID (AP) — Nobel Literature laureate Mario Vargas Llosa has been discharged from a Madrid hospital, 24 hours after sustaining light injuries in a fall at home. The 82-year-old Peruvian...
Jun. 22, 2018

Court stay halts some work on Mountain Valley Pipeline

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has issued a stay that halts some Mountain Valley Pipeline construction in West Virginia. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted...
Jun. 22, 2018

The Latest: Bonds will pay for $500M Nassar settlement

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest from a meeting of Michigan State University's governing board on how it will handle a $500 million settlement with victims of sports doctor...
Jun. 22, 2018

The Monkees postpone dates after Mike Nesmith became ill

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Monkees have postponed the last four dates of their tour after guitarist Mike Nesmith became ill. The band posted on Facebook Thursday that Nesmith had "a...
Jun. 22, 2018

Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

MOSCOW (AP) — Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the U.S.-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic...
Jun. 22, 2018

Greece's Aegean in $5.8 billion deal for new Airbus planes

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's dominant Aegean Airlines says it has signed a 5 billion-euro ($5.8 billion) deal with Airbus to buy up to 42 new A320 neo passenger aircraft...
Jun. 22, 2018

Justices adopt new privacy rules for cellphone tracking

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones...
Jun. 22, 2018

Maryland office park killing suspect sentenced in Delaware

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A man accused of shooting five co-workers at a granite company in Maryland, killing three, has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for attempted manslaughter...
Jun. 22, 2018

Cartoonist who cited politics in firing finds new outlet

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial cartoonist who says he was fired because of his anti-Donald Trump drawings has found a new home for his work in Pittsburgh...
Jun. 22, 2018

OPEC countries to pump more oil to contain price increase

VIENNA (AP) — The OPEC oil countries agreed Friday to increase their combined production by almost 1 million barrels a day, though questions remain over some members' ability to do...
Jun. 22, 2018

Supreme Court adopts new rules for cellphone tracking

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones...
Jun. 22, 2018

The Latest: Trump says Dems are spreading phony border tales

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on immigration legislation (all times local): 10:15 a.m. President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of circulating "phony stories of sadness and grief," amid a global...
Jun. 22, 2018

UK service celebrates 'Windrush generation' from Caribbean

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May joined more than 2,000 people at London's Westminster Abbey on Friday to celebrate the contribution of immigrants from the Caribbean, 70 years...
Jun. 22, 2018

Judge dismisses Cuomo from woman's sexual harassment lawsuit

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH'-moh) and the state have been dropped from a lawsuit filed by a woman who says a former Cuomo appointee sexually...
Jun. 22, 2018

Supreme Court says police generally need search warrant to collect information on where suspects used their cellphones

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court says police generally need search warrant to collect information on where suspects used their cellphones.
Jun. 22, 2018

Panel: Teamsters at Disney World violated labor law

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A labor relations panel has upheld most of a judge's ruling that a Teamsters union representing Disney World workers committed an unfair labor practice when it...
Jun. 22, 2018

The Latest: Michigan State hires lawyer in Nassar settlement

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest from a meeting of Michigan State University's governing board on how it will handle a $500 million settlement with victims of sports doctor...
Jun. 22, 2018

Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

CAIRO (AP) — An international rights group says Yemen's warring parties are obstructing crucial aid to the Red Sea port of Hodeida endangering millions in what is already the world's...
Jun. 22, 2018

Grocery chain apologizes to black man banned from store

SACO, Maine (AP) — A black man who was told not to return to a Maine grocery store when he questioned whether he and his wife were being treated unfairly...
Jun. 22, 2018

OPEC agrees to increase oil output 1 million barrels a day

VIENNA (AP) — The countries of the OPEC oil cartel agreed Friday to effectively increase their combined production by almost 1 million barrels a day, though questions remain over some...
Jun. 22, 2018

Oil prices and energy companies jump as US stocks advance

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Friday morning as energy companies climb along with the price of oil. Oil producers in OPEC are discussing an increase in production,...
Jun. 22, 2018

Mother charged with murder in 2016 death of 4-year-old son

CHICAGO (AP) — A 29-year-old Chicago woman has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of her 4-year-old son two years ago. The Chicago Tribune reports Friday that the...
Jun. 22, 2018

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