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  • Doctors urge safe burials

    DAKAR, Senegal (AP) – The radio announcement is chilling and blunt: “If I die, I want the deaths to ...
    Dec. 21, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

    MIAMI (AP) – The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and ...
    Dec. 21, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • China pledges to speed entry of U.S. pharmaceuticals

    CHICAGO (AP) – China is promising to streamline a regulatory process that has held up imports of pharmaceuticals and medical devices from the United S ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • Shopping on the wild, wild Web

    NEW YORK (AP) – Online shopping has become as volatile as stock market trading. Wild, minute-by-minute price swings on everything from clothes to TVs ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Digital dilemma: How will U.S. respond to Sony hack?

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The detective work blaming North Korea for the Sony hacker break-in appears so far to be largely circumstantial, The Associated Pres ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 8:24 pm
  • Next steps: Normalizing could take awhile

    WASHINGTON – How does one end almost 54 years of hostility toward a next-door neighbor?That’s about ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • 2 defendants in meningitis outbreak case seek bail

    BOSTON (AP) — Two men at the center of a 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people asked to be freed from prison until their criminal tria ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Putin: West wants to defang, declaw Russian bear

    MOSCOW (AP) — Sternly warning the West it cannot defang the metaphorical Russian bear, a confident-looking President Vladimir Putin promised Thursday ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 3:08 pm

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