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Australian deputy prime minister announces retirement


Associated Press

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australia's deputy prime minister has announced he plans to retire, with the prime minister likely to announce a cabinet reshuffle before...full story
updated 2016-02-11 11:01 AM
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Two people assist a man who was injured and has blood on his face after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Protestors confront a patron outside of a bar across the street from Oriole Park at Camden Yards after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor, right, pulls a bag away from a group of women after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Survivors of the nuclear attacks on Japan in 1945 hold photographs during an anti-nuclear rally in Union Square in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the United States using nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Michael McGill, 19, wears a sweatshirt declaring "Long Live Freddie" in memory of Freddie Gray, Friday, April 24, 2015, near the intersection where Gray was arrested in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A herd of buffalo crosses a road, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Bethlehem, N.Y. About 15 of the animals got loose Thursday from a farm in the Rensselaer County town of Schodack, on the river's east bank a few miles southeast of Albany. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) A man, center, shields himself after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) A t-shirt made in memory of Freddie Gray is draped over former pay phone post near the intersection where Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Street signs on a light post mark the intersection where Freddie Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    Updated: 2016/02/11 13:20 GMT+08:00
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Australian deputy prime minister announces retirement

Associated Press

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australia's deputy prime minister has announced he plans to retire, with the prime minister likely to announce a cabinet reshuffle before....Fullstory

2016-02-11 11:01 AM

Prosecutor requests life sentence for ex-Chad dictator

Associated Press

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- The prosecution has requested that Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre be sentenced to life imprisonment if convicted of crimes against humanity,....Fullstory

2016-02-11 09:42 AM

Caddies lose lawsuit against US PGA Tour
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

PEBBLE BEACH, California (AP) -- Caddies lost their class-action lawsuit against the U.S. PGA Tour when a federal judge in California ruled they signed a....Fullstory

2016-02-11 09:42 AM

Clothing salesman convicted of killing New York shopkeepers

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A clothing salesman on trial for the serial slayings of three New York City shopkeepers has been convicted of murder. Jurors deliberated....Fullstory

2016-02-11 06:42 AM

Mexico arrests mayor of town where 43 students likely killed

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexican prosecutors have again arrested the mayor of Cocula, the town where authorities believe 43 missing students were killed and incinerated. The....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Subaru recalling 82,661 Tribeca SUVs because hoods can open

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- Subaru is recalling 82,661 Tribeca SUVs because their hoods can open unexpectedly while driving. The recall involves Tribecas from the 2006-2014 model years.....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Cruz finishes 3rd in New Hampshire primary, Bush 4th

Associated Press

COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) -- Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has finished third in the New Hampshire primary behind winner Donald Trump and runner-up John Kasich. Former....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Report charges Thai government ignores torture allegations

Associated Press

BANGKOK (AP) -- A group of human rights organizations in southern Thailand has issued a report aimed at drawing public attention to what it says....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Accused Paltrow stalker discusses desire to marry actress
By ANTHONY McCARTNEY
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- An Ohio man charged with stalking Gwyneth Paltrow says he sent her dozens of messages in the hope she might want....Fullstory

2016-02-11 09:42 AM

Jack Huston: The 'Ben-Hur' remake was an epic undertaking
By ALICIA RANCILIO
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jack Huston is surrounded by the undead in his new movie "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," but this summer the stakes....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Tesla's 4Q net loss doubles but shares up on outlook
By DEE-ANN DURBIN
Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- Tesla Motors posted its 11th straight quarterly loss Wednesday, and its results badly missed Wall Street's forecasts. But the electric car maker's....Fullstory

2016-02-11 09:42 AM

Salvador high court orders civil prosecution of ex-president

Associated Press

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- El Salvador's Supreme Court has ordered a lower tribunal to open a civil prosecution against former President Mauricio Funes....Fullstory

2016-02-11 09:42 AM

Amid boom in catch, debate rages over lobster license rules
By PATRICK WHITTLE
Associated Press

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Members of the next generation of Maine lobster fishermen say they fear they will never get a license to fish for....Fullstory

2016-02-11 06:42 AM

Chechen leader threatens foes in bid to gain Putin's support
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV
Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) -- The Kremlin-backed strongman of Chechnya has issued a stream of threats against Russia's liberal opposition, but his primary audience appears to be....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

AP Source: Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid
By JILL COLVIN
Associated Press

NASHUA, New Hampshire (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to drop out of the 2016 race for the White House after finishing....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Central African Republic to go ahead with elections Sunday

Associated Press

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) -- Election officials in Central African Republic say the long awaited presidential runoff vote will go ahead Sunday. The announcement by....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Obama administration struggles to craft ceasefire in Syria
By MATTHEW LEE and BRADLEY KLAPPER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- As its struggles to craft a cease-fire in Syria's civil war, the Obama administration has become increasingly torn between its loyalty to....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Government will consider Google computer to be car's driver
By TOM KRISHER and JUSTIN PRITCHARD
Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- The federal government's highway safety agency agrees with Google: Computers that will control cars of the future can be considered their driver. The....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Adele holds tour warm-up in LA

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Adele is warming up for her upcoming concert tour with a special show for fans in Los Angeles on Friday. The singer....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

Author of 'Thirteen Reasons Why' has new novel coming

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The author of "Thirteen Reasons Why," the million-selling young adult novel being developed as a Netflix series, has finished his first....Fullstory

2016-02-11 03:22 AM

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