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NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Stewart is recalling his three-year-old Twitter battle with a man who could be elected president next week. At a benefit performance Tuesday night at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, Stewart said he thought the election was done three weeks ago. He says the only way things […]
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One of the top aides to French far-right leader Marine Le Pen quit the National Front on Thursday, laying bare a split in the party over Europe following its election defeat this year.
North Korea's foreign minister has described as "the sound of a dog barking" President Donald Trump's threat to destroy his country.
A sixth man was arrested in Britain early on Thursday as part of the probe into the bomb attack on a London Underground train last week, police said.
A truck carrying relief supplies for Rohingya Muslim refugees skidded off a hilly road in Bangladesh and plunged into a paddy field on Thursday, killing nine people and injuring 10, police and aid wor
British police arrest teenage male in connection with bomb attack which injured 30 in London Underground train on Friday
President Emmanuel Macron says UN Security Council must condemn genocide, ethnic cleansing in Myanmar  
Igbo group denies they are violent, want to create a separate homeland for their people  
Erdogan attends Fashion for Development event during UN General Assembly  
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ATLANTA (AP) — Accenture, a professional services company, is adding 800 high-tech jobs in Atlanta. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Gov. Nathan Deal made the announcement Wednesday, along with officia
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Department of Health has approved a proposed merger between two hospital systems. News outlets report that the department announced Tuesday that Commissioner J
OTTAWA - Canadian companies have much greater access to one of the world's largest markets starting Thursday, as a major trade deal between Canada and the European Union enters into ......
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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Pig pals and mule mates might soon join man’s best friend in keeping Wilmington residents company. The city council was scheduled to vote Thursday on a bill allowing c
Hurricane Maria thrashed parts of the Dominican Republic with heavy rain and high winds as it passed off its east coast on Thursday after making a direct hit on Puerto Rico that caused severe flooding
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Nine elderly patients died after being kept inside a nursing home that turned into a sweatbox when Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning for three days, even though
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana woman is accused of using stolen IDs to apply for $150,000 in disaster unemployment assistance after the August 2016 floods in Louisiana. The U.S. Attorney’
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An official in the FBI’s directorate of intelligence will be the next head of the FBI’s New Orleans office. A news release Wednesday said Eric Rommal has been a deput
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Hedgehogs dodged the chopping block, but a Virginia county is putting an end to residents adopting a variety of exotic animals as pets. The Arlington County Board on Tuesday v
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services is offering new correctional officers $5,000 to join the department. Secretary Stephen T. Moyer will announce the
The Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, will start an official visit to Argentina during which he will hold meetings with national authorities, private sector repre
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office has announced that Virginia’s schools served 10 million more school breakfasts during the last school year compared to when he took of
STUART, Va. (AP) — The only hospital in one southwest Virginia county is closing. Media outlets report the Pioneer Health Services facility in Stuart is diverting emergency room patients to other h
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police say three civilians have been killed and 23 others wounded after suspected rebels lobbed a grenade at a motorcade of a local government minister in Indian-controlled K
Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the U.S. healthcare debate denounced the bill and former
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee lawmakers are asking three state agencies to ensure that their policies allow residents to take cell phone photos of public records. The Tennessean reports that Jo
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — An endangered Florida panther was struck and killed by a vehicle. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the male panther’s remains were found Sat
OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say an automotive supplier will add 113 jobs in western Kentucky. Automotive frame manufacturer Metalsa Structural Products is adding the jobs in Owensboro
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