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Russia proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria; US wants it now
UPDATE: U.S. officials say Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, but the United States believes the fighting must stop immediately.
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2 deputies wounded, suspect dead in shopping center shootout
UPDATE: A man shot a sheriff's deputy in the head inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and wounded another deputy during a shootout, authorities and witnesses said.
February 10, 2016 04:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prosecutor: Ex-LA sheriff to plead guilty in corruption case
UPDATE: Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca has agreed to plead guilty to lying to investigators during a federal corruption probe that tainted his career, prosecutors said Wednesday.
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Venezuela malls scale back hours as government cuts energy
UPDATE: Shops in malls across Venezuela closed their doors Wednesday afternoon to comply with a government electricity rationing order.
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Ferguson is defiant again in deal with Justice Department
UPDATE: Defiance has often defined Ferguson in the 18 months since a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown and provoked an examination of how poor people and minorities are treated in the St. L...
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AP sources: Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to end his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a disappointing finish in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary.
February 10, 2016 03:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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French lawmakers approve divisive citizenship bill
French lawmakers have approved a divisive bill aimed at making it possible to revoke the citizenship of people convicted on terrorism charges.
February 10, 2016 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Utah becomes latest place to debate ending tax on tampons
The international debate over eliminating sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products that women must use has made its way to conservative Utah.
February 10, 2016 03:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senate bill aims to derail NKorea's nuclear weapons program
UPDATE: Seeking to derail North Korea's drive for nuclear weapons, senators set aside their partisan differences on Wednesday to support legislation aimed at starving Pyongyang of the money it need...
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Michigan governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructure
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis and to update infrastructure, including lead water pipes, in the city and ...
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