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Kerry: Will urge Iran FM to push Yemen rebels to talks

By MATTHEW LEE
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry says he will use a meeting with his Iranian counterpart to urge Iran to push the...full story
updated 2015-04-28 03:01 AM
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Kerry: Will urge Iran FM to push Yemen rebels to talks
By MATTHEW LEE
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry says he will use a meeting with his Iranian counterpart to urge Iran to push the....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

With economy uncertain, no Fed rate hike is seen before fall
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- For 6? years, the Federal Reserve has held its key interest rate near zero, and for nearly that long the financial world....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

GM ignition switch death toll rises to 90

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- Families of at least 90 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the automaker. Attorney....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

'Hedwig' creator John Cameron Mitchell to get a special Tony
By MARK KENNEDY
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- John Cameron Mitchell, who co-created the Broadway hit "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" and then played the lead character this spring,....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

Search warrants: Accused Ohio terror suspect hid identity
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS
Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- An accused Ohio terrorist misled authorities about his identity and tried to have his slain brother's Facebook martyrdom photo deleted to....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

Thousands attend funeral for Freddie Gray in Baltimore
By JESSICA GRESKO and TOM FOREMAN Jr.
Associated Press

BALTIMORE (AP) -- The six Baltimore police officers suspended after a man suffered serious spinal injuries while in custody should tell the public what happened,....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

German-Moroccan man charged with training, fighting in Syria

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- German federal prosecutors say they have charged a German-Moroccan dual citizen with membership in a terrorist organization on allegations he went to....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

ESPN suing Verizon over unbundling of its sports channel

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN is suing Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

Report: Journalists face deadliest time 'in recent history'
By CARA ANNA
Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Extremist groups and the governments that restrict liberties to combat those militants have created "the most deadly and dangerous period for....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

'Do Over' inspires readers to take control of careers
By LINCEE RAY
Associated Press

"Do Over" (Penguin), by Jon Acuff If you're sick of constantly fighting the Monday blues, this book is for you. New York Times best-selling author Jon....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

Vegas sets up 'concentric' security for upcoming megafight
By KEN RITTER
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

5 charged in Mexico City for enslaving woman at dry-cleaner

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico City authorities say a woman was chained to an ironing station at a dry-cleaning shop and forced to work in....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

Hamas-run Gaza court scraps election of Fatah union leader

Associated Press

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- A Hamas-run court has suspended the results of a rare free union vote in Gaza that ended with a....Fullstory

2015-04-28 03:01 AM

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