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NEW YORK (AP) — Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched. The recall announced Saturday covers vehicles from the
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two people were killed and two others were hospitalized with serious injuries after fire ripped through an apartment building in the San Francisco Bay Area.
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to dismiss President Robert Mugabe and reinstate the vice-president he dismissed, Emmerson Mnangagwa, two party sources told Reut
Hundreds of Zimbabweans of all races took to the streets of Joburg to celebrate what they hope is the imminent departure of President Robert Mugabe.
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group of Oklahoma seniors and adults with disabilities who receive in-home state services to keep them out of nursing homes has filed a federal lawsuit against the two agenci
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OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Allegiant Airlines is now flying nonstop from Ogden to Sin City. The Standard-Examiner reports the new flight service officially launched Friday. According to the airline, it wil
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