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US officials delay departure to Davos meeting amid shutdown

1 hour 11 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House said Monday that Cabinet members are delaying their departure for this year's World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland amid the federal government shutdown....
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Beset by traffic via navigation apps, town restricts access

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LEONIA, N.J. (AP) -- A town less than two miles from the George Washington Bridge is putting up the "keep out" sign for motorists seeking a shortcut to the world's busiest span....
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Deaths of Canadian billionaire, wife a tantalizing mystery

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TORONTO (AP) -- There were no signs of forced entry on the cold December morning when a Canadian billionaire businessman and his wife were found dead inside their mansion, reportedly hanging from a railing at the edge of their indoor pool....
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AP Exclusive: New rules to prevent Oscars envelope gaffe

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- After taking responsibility for the epic best picture flub at the Oscars last year, Tim Ryan of PwC got down to business....
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Schumer's moment: Shutdown puts spotlight on Dem leader

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- For Republicans, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is the face of the government shutdown. For immigration advocates, he's their best hope....
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Rohingya Muslim refugee return to Myanmar delayed

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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- The gradual repatriation of more than 680,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, scheduled to begin Tuesday, has been delayed amid widespread fears that refugees would be forced to return, a Bangladesh official said Monday....
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'Executed' North Korean pop diva takes Olympic spotlight

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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- Just a few years ago, she was reportedly executed by a North Korean firing squad. Now, Pyongyang's top pop diva is a senior ruling party official and a surprise headliner in the run-up to the South Korean Winter Olympics....
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In Syria's Aleppo, old bazaar struggles to come back to life

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ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- Fighting has long died down in Syria's largest city but Aleppo's centuries-old market still has to come back to life, more than a year after government forces retook rebel-held neighborhoods around the Old City....
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Schumer's moment: Shutdown puts spotlight on Dem leader

10 hours 11 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For Republicans, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is the face of the government shutdown. For immigration advocates, he's their best hope....
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Doctor who aided hunt for bin Laden languishes, forgotten

10 hours 11 min ago
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- Shakil Afridi has languished in jail for years - since 2011, when the Pakistani doctor used a vaccination scam in an attempt to identify Osama bin Laden's home, aiding U.S. Navy Seals who tracked and killed the al-Qaida leader....
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The Latest: Bangladesh says Rohingya repatriation postponed

10 hours 11 min ago
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- The Latest on the preparations for repatriating Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar (all times local):...
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50 years after key Vietnam battles, Mattis seeks closer ties

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- A half-century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes of victory in Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting the former enemy in search of a different kind of win: incremental progress as partners in a part of the world the Pentagon has identified as vital for the United States to compete with China and Russia....
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Trump business ethics pledges left plenty room for profiting

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Among the many promises Donald Trump made a year ago to assure people he wouldn't profit off his presidency, one stood out for its boldness: a pledge to donate the profits from any foreign governments staying in his namesake hotels to the U.S. Treasury....
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Eagles fans take to streets to celebrate after team's win

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Thousands of Philadelphia Eagles fans have taken to the streets to celebrate following their team's 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC championship game....
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'Three Billboards' sweeps female-focused SAG Awards

Sun, 2018-01-21 23:35
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Western-inspired revenge tale "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" swept the female-focused and led Screen Actors Guild Awards Sunday with wins for best ensemble, best actress for Frances McDormand and best supporting actor for Sam Rockwell....
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Women's marches organizers hope to keep building momentum

Sun, 2018-01-21 23:35
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women's marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equality, justice and an end to sexual harassment....
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Deportation fears have legal immigrants avoiding health care

Sun, 2018-01-21 23:35
MIAMI (AP) -- The number of legal immigrants from Latin American nations who access public health services and enroll in federally subsidized insurance plans has dipped substantially since President Donald Trump took office, many of them fearing their information could be used to identify and deport relatives living in the U.S. illegally, according to health advocates across the country....
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The Latest: Foles, Eagles will be underdogs 1 more time

Sun, 2018-01-21 23:35
The Latest on the NFL conference championships. (all times local):...
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Among Rohingya, refugee squalor can seem better than home

Sun, 2018-01-21 23:35
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Both Bangladesh and Myanmar insist the repatriations of Rohingya Muslims will go smoothly, with thousands of refugees who fled their homes in terror just a few months ago crossing the border back into Myanmar and returning safely to their villages....
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