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  • Pope Francis confirms trip to the United States

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A pontiff who has long championed humble acts — sneaking off to break bread with the homeless as an archbishop and washing the fee ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Nebraska hospital: Surgeon with Ebola has died

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone received aggressive treatment at a Nebraska hospital over the weekend but ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Why airfare keeps rising despite lower oil prices

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. airlines are saving tens of millions of dollars every week because of lower prices for jet fuel, their largest expense. So why do ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Obscure Nebraska panel might hold sway over pipeline

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Congress is suddenly scrambling to vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but th ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • Better strategies sought to curb domestic violence

    On a high school football field near Pittsburgh, an assistant coach tackled a topic unrelated to the ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • Slain U.S. aid worker’s parents ‘heartbroken’

    HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) – Four months after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over rebel-held ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 9:38 pm
  • Confrontations await Obama after productive trip

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) – After a productive trip abroad, President Barack Obama headed home Sunday ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Parents of slain U.S. aid worker 'heartbroken'

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The parents of an American aid worker captured by Islamic State militants last year while delivering relief supplies to refugees i ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • 4 Americans: How health care law affected them

    CHICAGO (AP) – More than 7 million people have signed up for private health insurance under the syst ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • Morgan Stanley pushed murky China stock to market

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Associated Press discovered significant discrepancies between financial record ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Pentagon says U.S. troops' role in Iraq could expand

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon warned Congress on Thursday that the long, drawn-out military campaig ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • 100 police patrol in town with tiger on prowl

    PARIS (AP) – Scores of police patrolled a small town west of the French capital on Thursday night af ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • Drones patrol half of Mexico border

    SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (AP) – The U.S. government now patrols nearly half the Mexican border by drones ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 9:36 pm
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