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WASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic Friday, fueling Donald Trump's confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and rattling Democrats who are banking on Americans...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Barack Obama's decision earlier this month to expand America's involvement against the insurgents, U.S. officials said Friday. Officials said the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee has ended a four-year probe into Republican congressman Vern Buchanan of Florida, finding no evidence that the lawmaker violated House rules. The ethics panel said in a report Friday there is not enough evidence to conclude that...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama tried to reassure Britons Friday that the special relationship between Washington and London would withstand an impending and likely messy divorce from Europe, as his administration scrambled to assess the fallout from a decision that...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Navy has fired a second commander in connection with the 10 American sailors who wandered into Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf in January and were captured and held by Iran for about 15 hours. Vice Adm. Kevin M. Donegan, commander of...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge says Cleveland and a civil rights organization have reached a settlement in a lawsuit over the city's rules governing protests and marches during the upcoming Republican National Convention. A judge on Thursday had ruled the city's protest...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Navy has fired a second commander in connection with the 10 American sailors who wandered into Iranian territorial waters in the Persian Gulf in January and were captured and held by Iran for about 15 hours. Vice Adm. Kevin M. Donegan, commander of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is designating New York's Stonewall Inn as a national monument — the first to honor gay rights. Obama says the Stonewall National Monument will tell the story of the country's struggle for equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The world's major economies on Friday suspended anti-money laundering measures against Iran for a year despite concerns that the Islamic Republic uses its financial sector to protect criminal enterprises and fund terrorist activity. The announcement is another...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — A representative for U.S. rapper 50 Cent says he's paid a fine and is on...
HAVANA (AP) — NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has become the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Thousands of nurses returned to work Sunday at five Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis...
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have placed right-handed reliever Gavin Floyd on the 15-day disabled list...
DONGGUAN CITY, China (AP) — A look inside Alco Electronics Ltd.'s factory in China shows what it takes to succeed...