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Germany worries migrants will try to reach Europe from Libya

By BERLIN
Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has told reporters the government is concerned that an increasing number of migrants will try to...full story
updated 2016-04-29 04:42 PM
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Germany worries migrants will try to reach Europe from Libya
By BERLIN
Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has told reporters the government is concerned that an increasing number of migrants will try to....Fullstory

2016-04-29 04:42 PM

Residents of Iraq's IS-held Fallujah suffer under siege
By SINAN SALAHEDDIN
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Abu Jassim can only afford to provide one meal a day for his seven-member family -- usually a stew made of locally....Fullstory

2016-04-29 04:42 PM

Asian News Digest, AS

Associated Press

ASIA: NKOREA-DETAINED AMERICAN -- North Korea sentences a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison after convicting him of espionage and subversion, the....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:22 PM

SES to Take Control of O3b Networks

Associated Press

LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 29, 2016--SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) has agreed to increase its interest in O3b Networks (O3b) to 50.5% and, in doing so, will....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:22 PM

Death raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?
By CARLA K. JOHNSON
Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) -- Prince's final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It's possible the innovative....Fullstory

2016-04-29 11:01 AM

EPA announces latest steps addressing Missouri landfill fire

Associated Press

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) -- The U.S. government says the owner of a burning suburban St. Louis landfill near buried radioactive waste has agreed to new....Fullstory

2016-04-29 11:01 AM

Africa's longest-serving leader extends rule in Eq Guinea

Associated Press

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- Africa's longest-serving leader is extending his rule further as election officials say the president of Equatorial Guinea has won another term. Teodoro....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of the 2016 race for the White House
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The candidates in the race for the White House are making the case to voters across the country in a fight to win the Republican....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

UN votes to wrap up Ivory Coast peacekeeping mission in 2017

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations Security Council has voted unanimously to wrap up its 12-year peacekeeping mission in Ivory Coast next year. The vote....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Bombardier announces Delta deal in boost for troubled plane

Associated Press

MONTREAL (AP) -- Canadian plane maker Bombardier has received a major boost from Delta Air Lines, which has placed a firm order for 75 CS100....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Congressional GOP beginning to accept Trump as nominee
By ERICA WERNER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congressional Republicans are beginning to accept, and even embrace, an outcome that was once unthinkable: Donald Trump as the GOP presidential nominee. In....Fullstory

2016-04-29 04:42 PM

Former SS Auschwitz guard to testify at his trial in Germany

Associated Press

DETMOLD, Germany (AP) -- A 94-year-old former SS sergeant plans to make his first statement to a German court since his trial opened in February....Fullstory

2016-04-29 04:01 PM

APNewsBreak: Investigators look at overdose in Prince death
By ERIC TUCKER, AMY FORLITI and MICHAEL TARM
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Investigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:22 PM

Australian believed to have been kidnapped in Afghanistan
By KRISTEN GELINEAU
Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- An Australian aid worker is believed to have been kidnapped in Afghanistan, Australian officials said on Friday, as her father issued a....Fullstory

2016-04-29 01:42 PM

Racist statements lead lawmakers to reject John Wayne Day

Associated Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California lawmakers have defeated a resolution intended to honor John Wayne after opponents challenged what they say are racist statements by....Fullstory

2016-04-29 11:01 AM

Former Speaker Boehner calls Cruz 'Lucifer in the flesh'
By SCOTT BAUER
Associated Press

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (AP) -- Former House Speaker John Boehner unloaded on Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz during a talk to college students, calling the....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Italy, Austria seek to avoid Brenner Pass closure

Associated Press

MILAN (AP) -- Italy's interior ministry says that Italy and Austria have reached terms to avoid closure of the heavily trafficked Brenner Pass border crossing....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Warrants served in probe stemming from San Bernardino attack

Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The FBI and other law enforcement agencies have served warrants at two Southern California locations in connection with the December attack....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Lucian Freud portrait could fetch $29 million at Christie's

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Christie's is selling a Lucian Freud painting of his pregnant daughter as part of a sale representing centuries of British portraiture. "Ib and....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

Alec Baldwin to host revived 'Match Game' on ABC this summer

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- It's going to be fun and games for Alec Baldwin as he joins Steve Harvey and Michael Strahan for ABC's summer....Fullstory

2016-04-29 03:42 AM

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