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Netanyahu: New Africa ties will quell UN anti-Israel bias


Associated Press

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli leader says the days when the United Nations "automatically votes against Israel" are numbered. Benjamin Netanyahu says Tuesday his recent trip...full story
updated 2016-09-27 08:02 PM
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    Updated: 2016/09/27 20:40 GMT+08:00
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Netanyahu: New Africa ties will quell UN anti-Israel bias

Associated Press

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli leader says the days when the United Nations "automatically votes against Israel" are numbered. Benjamin Netanyahu says Tuesday his recent trip....Fullstory

2016-09-27 08:02 PM

Responding to Trump, China says committed to Korea stability

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- China said Tuesday it is making every effort to ensure stability on the Korean Peninsula, responding to implications from U.S. presidential candidate....Fullstory

2016-09-27 06:22 PM

Norwegians now can change genders legally with a mouse click
By MARK LEWIS
Associated Press

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2016-09-27 06:22 PM

Carter: Nuke force changes are 'bearing fruit'
By ROBERT BURNS
Associated Press

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. (AP) -- Defense Secretary Ash Carter, who inherited a tangled web of problems in the Air Force nuclear missile corps....Fullstory

2016-09-27 05:22 PM

Analysis: In debate, Clinton was prepared, Trump was Trump
By KATHLEEN HENNESSEY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- She was at her best. He was not at his worst. Weeks of Super Bowl-style hype aside, Monday night's 90 minutes of heated....Fullstory

2016-09-27 04:22 PM

Clinton puts Trump on the defensive in combative debate
By JULIE PACE and JILL COLVIN
Associated Press

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Donald Trump aggressively tried to pin the nation's economic and national security problems on Hillary Clinton in the first presidential debate,....Fullstory

2016-09-27 04:22 PM

China sentences 3 to suspended terms over labor activism

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- A court in southern China's industrial heartland on Tuesday passed down suspended sentences to three labor organizers who led strikes to demand....Fullstory

2016-09-27 03:22 PM

Smartmatic Launches TIVI - a Secure and Verifiable Online Voting Solution

Associated Press

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2016--Today, Smartmatic announced the launch of TIVI, a secure, verifiable online voting solution for governmental elections. This next-generation voting solution provides the strongest....Fullstory

2016-09-27 03:22 PM

Enea AB: EneaR OSE Selected for LTE Base Stations in Asia

Associated Press

STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2016--Regulatory News: EneaR (NASDAQ OMX Nordic:ENEA) has extended a license agreement with a global information and communication technology company in Asia. The agreement,....Fullstory

2016-09-27 02:42 PM

Houston gunman had 2 weapons, thousands of rounds at scene
By JUAN A. LOZANO
Associated Press

HOUSTON (AP) -- A disgruntled lawyer wearing military-style apparel with old Nazi emblems had two weapons and more than 2,500 rounds of live ammunition when....Fullstory

2016-09-27 02:01 PM

Democrats press talks as showdown vote looms on funding bill
By ANDREW TAYLOR
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats opened a last-minute push Tuesday for new talks on must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend, fight....Fullstory

2016-09-27 08:02 PM

Pakistan arrests 7 over attacks on court, Christian colony

Associated Press

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- Pakistan's military says it has arrested seven militants accused of carrying out attacks on a Christian colony and a court house....Fullstory

2016-09-27 06:22 PM

WHY IT MATTERS: Social Security
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- THE ISSUE: More than 60 million retirees, disabled workers, spouses and children rely on monthly Social Security benefits. That's nearly one in....Fullstory

2016-09-27 05:22 PM

UK opposes EU army plan but avoids any veto threat

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The U.K.'s defense minister says Britain would oppose any European Union plan to create an EU army or set up a military....Fullstory

2016-09-27 04:22 PM

New SAT exam taken by nearly 1.4 M students, no scores yet
By JENNIFER C. KERR
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- No score results yet, but students didn't seem to be scared off by the new version of the SAT college entrance exam. The....Fullstory

2016-09-27 04:22 PM

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and JEFF HORWITZ
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in....Fullstory

2016-09-27 04:01 PM

GSMA Announces Full Speaker Line-up for Mobile 360 Series

Associated Press

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2016-09-27 03:22 PM

Turkey issues warrants for 121 people linked to Gulen

Associated Press

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have issued detention warrants for 121 people as part of an ongoing investigation into the....Fullstory

2016-09-27 03:01 PM

Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevails
By JIM GOMEZ
Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The new Philippine president uses an expletive to warn key ally Barack Obama not to lecture him on human rights and,....Fullstory

2016-09-27 02:01 PM

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton on jobs

Associated Press

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2016-09-27 01:22 PM

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