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German police say 3rd black box recovered from train wreck


Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Police in southern Germany say a third black box has been recovered from the wreckage of two trains involved in a fatal...full story
updated 2016-02-12 09:42 PM
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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) Marchers block the Pratt Street 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) 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) People participate in 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) Survivors of the nuclear attacks on Japan in 1945 participate in 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) Police stand in a line near protestors 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) People take items from a business cooler 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 protestor stands on a mailbox outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles 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) Protestors gather outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles 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)
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German police say 3rd black box recovered from train wreck

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Police in southern Germany say a third black box has been recovered from the wreckage of two trains involved in a fatal....Fullstory

2016-02-12 09:42 PM

New Orleans Mayor Landrieu hails Mardi Gras as a success

Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- From a decline in arrests to a rise in airport passengers, Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Thursday hailed the Carnival season in....Fullstory

2016-02-12 07:22 PM

Philippines, rebels fortify truce amid stalled peace pact

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Philippine government and Muslim rebel negotiators have extended the stay of foreign cease-fire troops in the south at the two sides'....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:01 PM

Pakistani intelligence arrests nearly 100 militants

Associated Press

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) -- Pakistan's army spokesman says intelligence agencies have arrested a collective of 97 militants from three banned groups involved in a string....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:01 PM

The Latest: European markets enjoy modest bounce at the open

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local): 8:20 a.m. European stock markets have opened higher following a rebound in....Fullstory

2016-02-12 04:42 PM

Clinton says Sanders making promises that 'cannot be kept'
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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in a Democratic debate, a polite but....Fullstory

2016-02-12 02:42 PM

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TOP STORY: SOC--SPANISH ROUNDUP MADRID -- Sevilla will play Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final after drawing 2-2 with Celta Vigo on Thursday, advancing 6-2 on....Fullstory

2016-02-12 12:22 PM

Mylan and Bank of America slide, TripAdvisor and Cisco climb

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Bank of America....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:22 AM

Bleisure: Zika casts a pall on some company getaways
By BETH J. HARPAZ
Associated Press

It seemed like such a great idea: A company planned a business trip this winter to a warm place that would bring the entire staff....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:02 AM

Jury: Smokers didn't prove Marlboros have defective design

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- A federal jury has rejected claims by a group of Massachusetts smokers who sued Philip Morris USA to try to force the....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:02 AM

Carter says UAE will put special forces in Syria

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says a key Persian Gulf ally has agreed to send special forces soldiers to Syria to assist....Fullstory

2016-02-12 09:42 PM

Environmentalists fight $7M Duke Energy pollution deal

Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Environmentalists are challenging in court a surprise deal in which North Carolina regulators settle decades of suspected groundwater pollution at Duke....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:01 PM

Jordan king, Iraqi, Saudi officials expected at Munich meet

Associated Press

MUNICH (AP) -- Jordan's King Abdullah, the Iraqi prime minister and Saudi Arabia's foreign minister are among those expected at a conference opening in southern....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:01 PM

Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week
By MATTHEW LEE
Associated Press

MUNICH (AP) -- Diplomats agreed Friday to work toward a temporary "cessation of hostilities" in Syria's civil war within a week, although efforts to secure....Fullstory

2016-02-12 05:42 PM

US urges China-Taiwan talks amid uncertainty after election
By MATTHEW PENNINGTON
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration says it is urging China and Taiwan to maintain dialogue amid concern that the election of an independence-leaning party....Fullstory

2016-02-12 02:42 PM

Venezuela top court overrules Congress, grants decree powers

Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuela's Supreme Court has overruled the opposition-controlled congress and granted broad decree powers to President Nicolas Maduro. Congress last month had refused....Fullstory

2016-02-12 12:22 PM

Massive gas leak near Los Angeles plugged after 16 weeks
By BRIAN MELLEY
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A blowout at a natural gas well that gushed uncontrollably for 16 weeks and drove thousands of residents from their Los....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:22 AM

Canadian Pacific creates website to argue for rail merger

Associated Press

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Canadian Pacific has created a website to showcase all of its arguments for its proposed takeover of Norfolk Southern railroad. Most of....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:02 AM

Greece, creditors still weeks away from bailout targets deal

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- Greece and its international creditors are still weeks away from any possible agreement about the targets that Athens must meet to secure....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:02 AM

Zika virus has phones ringing at pest control, travel firms
By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Some small U.S. companies are getting an influx in calls -- and in some cases, unexpected business-- due to fears about....Fullstory

2016-02-12 06:02 AM

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