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UN sanctions NKorea operator of ship with weapons


Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations has imposed sanctions on the North Korean shipping company that operates a ship seized by Panama in July...full story
updated 2014-07-29 09:42 AM
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UN sanctions NKorea operator of ship with weapons

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations has imposed sanctions on the North Korean shipping company that operates a ship seized by Panama in July....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:42 AM

Stosur bundled out in 1st round at Stanford

Associated Press

STANFORD, California (AP) -- Teenage qualifier Naomi Osaka of Japan defeated Samantha Stosur 4-6, 7-5 (7), 7-5 in the first round of the Bank of....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:22 AM

UN presses for Mali peace talks starting Aug. 17

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations Security Council is welcoming agreement on a roadmap for negotiations between the Malian government and Tuareg separatists. And....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers
By BRIAN MELLEY
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A judge ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Brazil's leader calls Gaza conflict 'a massacre'

Associated Press

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) -- Brazil's president is calling Israel's conflict with Hamas "a massacre." Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:42 AM

Florida State law professor was killed in his car
By KAREEM COPELAND
Associated Press

TALLAHASSEE, Florida (AP) -- A neighbor found a Florida State University law professor bleeding from a gunshot to the head in the driver's seat of....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:22 AM

Lawyer: Wife plotted to take over Sterling trust
By BRIAN MELLEY
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A lawyer argued Monday that the estranged wife of Donald Sterling plotted to strip his client from the family trust that....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

BC-COM--Medal Standings

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2014-07-29 06:01 AM

BC-Financial Markets,ADVISORY

Associated Press

Editors: Starting Monday, July 28, The Associated Press is taking a fresh approach to its coverage of global financial markets. Instead of two separate stories each day....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

Bailey-Cole wins Commonwealth 100-meter title Bailey-Cole wins Commonwealth 100-meter title
By ROB HARRIS
Associated Press

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- In Usain Bolt's absence, training partner Kemar Bailey-Cole collected the first individual gold of his career by winning the 100 meters....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty
By JIM KUHNHENN
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:22 AM

All tickets claimed for LeBron's homecoming show

Associated Press

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- LeBron James' Ohio hometown says fans quickly claimed the thousands of tickets available for the homecoming event expected to be his....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Tuesday, August 5
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Today is Tuesday, August 5, the 217th day of 2013. There are 148 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1716 - Savoy's....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Bank of Cyprus says 1 billion euros raised

Associated Press

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) -- Cyprus' largest bank says it has bolstered its capital base by raising 1 billion euros ($1.34 billion) through a private placement....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:42 AM

White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions
By JULIE PACE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:42 AM

Kuznetsova, King advance at Citi Open Kuznetsova, King advance at Citi Open

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sixth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia advanced to the second round of the Citi Open with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Slovenia's Polona....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

France offers asylum to Christians of north Iraq

Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- France is ready to open its door to Christians from northern Iraq who were hounded out of their homes by extremist Islamic....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

Recovered from illness, Serena ready for return
By RICK EYMER
Associated Press

STANFORD, California (AP) -- Serena Williams finally realized what happened days later, when she was allowed to get out of bed. Williams said she was barely....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

Lawmaker sorry he mistook US officials as Indian

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A freshman Republican lawmaker has apologized for mistaking two senior U.S. government officials as Indian when they testified at a congressional hearing. Rep.....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

House approves bill to toughen NKorea sanctions

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has passed a bill to toughen sanctions against North Korea and restrict its access to hard currency. The bill would empower....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:01 AM

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