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New York state residents ready for possible evacuations

BUFFALO, N. Y. (AP) — Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance — not of snow but possible flooding....

Diplomats push for Iran nuclear deal

The U. S. has told Iran it's time to consider extending nuclear talks past their deadline, a senior American official said Sunday.

Suicide blast kills dozens in Afghanistan

About 50 people were killed and 60 others wounded when a suicide blast ripped through crowds at a volleyball game in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, the...

Three more Ukrainian soldiers killed: Kiev military

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1D, Katy Perry win big at American Music Awards

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British banker ruled fit for HK murder trial

A court in Hong Kong on Monday adjourned the trial of a 29-year‑old British banker charged with killing two women until July because of the length of...

Transitional government appointed in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso authorities issued a decree on Sunday announcing a new interim government, with President Michel Kafando and prime minister Lieutenant Colonel...

Lewis Hamilton wins F1 world title

A tearful Lewis Hamilton joined the elite ranks of double Formula One world champions on Sunday after a nerve‑racking drive to victory in the...