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An 'extreme stalker' has a Utah family's home under siege

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah family has become the victim of extreme stalking involving unwanted service providers repeatedly being sent to their home, according to the homeowner and...
Mar. 25, 2019

Clashes break out in Yemen's key port city, killing 8

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say fighting has erupted in the key port city of Hodeida, killing at least eight people, including civilians. Officials say the clashes began...
Mar. 25, 2019

Lawyer: Suspect in mob boss killing affected by hate speech

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a man suspected of killing a reputed New York mob boss says hate speech and right-wing conspiracy websites are to blame for recent...
Mar. 25, 2019

Big U-turn: Key melting Greenland glacier is growing again

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new NASA study finds a major Greenland glacier that was one of the fastest shrinking ice and snow masses on Earth is growing again. The Jakobshavn...
Mar. 25, 2019

Trump formally recognizes Israeli control of Golan Heights

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy. Standing alongside Israeli Prime...
Mar. 25, 2019

After barricade with police, Baltimore suspect found dead

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore man who police say repeatedly threatened to kill officers responding to a report of an assault was found dead early Monday after at least one...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Police: Apparent suicide by Newtown victim's dad

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the community of Parkland, Florida, focusing on suicide prevention programs after two survivors of a high school massacre there killed themselves (all...
Mar. 25, 2019

Hong Kong businessman gets 3 years in prison for bribery

NEW YORK (AP) — A prominent Hong Kong businessman has been sentenced to three years in prison after he was convicted of paying bribes to the presidents of two African...
Mar. 25, 2019

Legal battle over removed Confederate statue continues

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Although a Confederate monument no longer stands in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the legal war over its fate wages on. The Winston-Salem Journal reports several filings last...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Trump says report release 'wouldn't bother' him

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local): 12:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report...
Mar. 25, 2019

Syria says Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan makes Washington 'the main enemy' of Arabs

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria says Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan makes Washington 'the main enemy' of Arabs .
Mar. 25, 2019

Austrian court jails woman over fatal dog attack on toddler

BERLIN (AP) — An Austrian court has sentenced a dog owner to six months in prison after her Rottweiler mauled a toddler who died of his injuries weeks later. Public...
Mar. 25, 2019

Trump says release of full Mueller report 'wouldn't bother me at all,' says decision up to the Justice Department

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says release of full Mueller report 'wouldn't bother me at all,' says decision up to the Justice Department.
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Hamas threatens to respond to Israeli strikes

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on developments in Israel and the Palestinian territories (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Hamas' leader says his group will respond if Israel retaliates too forcefully...
Mar. 25, 2019

Erdogan proposal to make Hagia Sophia a mosque irks Greece

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Greek government voiced opposition Monday to the suggestion from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that Istanbul's Hagia Sophia — a Byzantine-era cathedral that now serves...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Ship channel could stay closed several more days

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on fire damage at a petrochemical storage facility that led to a partial closure of the Houston Ship Channel (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A...
Mar. 25, 2019

Germany stands by 'sexist' bike helmet campaign

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's transport ministry says it stands by a cycling safety campaign that has drawn accusations of sexism even inside the governing coalition for featuring scantily clad women...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Wisconsin governor hopes to fill posts quickly

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on challenges to Wisconsin Republicans' lame-duck laws limiting Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul's powers (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Wisconsin...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: PM: Israel responding 'forcefully' to rocket

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on developments in Israel and the Palestinian territories (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Israel's prime minister says his country has begun responding "forcefully" to a...
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: Israel 'responding forcefully' to rocket attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Washington (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) says Israel is "responding forcefully"...
Mar. 25, 2019

Democrat Tom Udall won't seek Senate re-election

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Senator Tom Udall says he will not seek re-election in 2020 in a move that opens up a secure Democratic seat to competition...
Mar. 25, 2019

Settlement reached in lawsuits over Xarelto blood thinner

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A $775 million settlement has been announced in roughly 25,000 lawsuits involving the blood-thinning medication Xarelto. Cases consolidated in federal court in New Orleans date back...
Mar. 25, 2019

UK leader: Brexit deal still lacks support in Parliament

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May conceded Monday that her twice-rejected Brexit divorce deal would be defeated by Parliament again if she put it to a new vote,...
Mar. 25, 2019

Trump signs proclamation formally recognizing Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights, reversing decades of US policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump signs proclamation formally recognizing Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights, reversing decades of US policy.
Mar. 25, 2019

The Latest: US marks Israel sovereignty over Golan Heights

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Washington (all times local): 12:05 p.m. President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation recognizing Israel's sovereignty over...
Mar. 25, 2019

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