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  • Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A sprawling undersea search area for a missing Malaysian airliner in the southern Indian Ocean could be extended farther south based on new satellite analysis, only weeks before the multimillion dollar, yearlong sonar hunt for wreckage is due to begin, officials said...

  • Raw: Vigil After Gaza Building Destroyed

    A candlelight vigil was held on Wednesday night for Gaza City residents who lost their homes after an Israeli air strike on an 12-story apartment building. (Aug. 28) SHOTLIST: AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Gaza City, Gaza Strip - August 27, 2014 ++DAY SHOTS++ 1. Crowd gathered near...

  • WHO: Ebola outbreak eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than 6 times as many as now.

    GENEVA (AP) — WHO: Ebola outbreak eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than 6 times as many as now.

  • Coroner: Illinois woman hit in police chase dies

    ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Winnebago County authorities say a woman has died after being struck by a vehicle fleeing from police last week. A Winnebago County coroner says 42-year-old Karen Williams of Rockford died Wednesday after being hospitalized in critical condition for a week. The coroner's...

  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 28

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FLORIDA DEMOCRATS HOLD UNITY RALLIES Just days after Florida's primary election, the state's Democrats are making a show of unity at rallies in Orlando and Fort Lauderdale. The rallies Thursday will...

  • 1 Fantasy 5 player wins $214,964.54 jackpot

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — One "Fantasy 5" game player has selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot worth $214,964.54. The Florida Lottery said Thursday that the winning ticket was purchased in Estero. The 307 tickets matching four numbers won $112.50 each. Another 9,637 tickets...

  • Florida Lotto jackpot rises to $20 million

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The jackpot in the Florida Lotto game has grown to $20 million after no one matched the six winning numbers in the latest drawing. Lottery officials said Thursday that 21 tickets matched five numbers to win $5,314 each. Another 1,167 tickets matched four numbers for $78...

  • Pakistani cleric says talks with government failed

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — A fiery Pakistani cleric who has been leading a mass rally outside parliament demanding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation said on Thursday that he has "shut the door" on further talks with the government. The development was a worrisome sign in the already troubled...

  • Nigeria Ebola patient hid from government

    ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — A man who contracted Ebola in Nigeria after coming into contact with a traveler from Liberia evaded surveillance and infected a doctor in southern Nigeria who later died, Nigerian health authorities announced Thursday. The death was the first in Nigeria outside Lagos, the...

  • GOP will spend over $100 million on midterms, but not on ads

    The Republican National Committee is on track to spend more than $100 million in the midterm campaign, with virtually every dime plowed into the party’s new digital voter-turnout program.

  • Republicans will likely win in November, but no signs of a wave

    If the last Congressional midterm election was a tsunami, this year may be more of a ripple.

  • Budget crunchers now expect a permanently weaker economy

    Updated CBO projections of the US economy predict a future of slower growth and lower productivity.

  • 'Lady al Qaeda's' U.S. education draws complaints about student visas

    The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’s keen interest in the release of a Pakistani scientist serving an 86-year prison term in Texas drew attention to U.S. student visa laws, but experts say the concern is overblown. Before ISIS circulated a video of American journalist James Foley’s beheading...

  • McDonald's can't appeal NLRB franchise decision

    The National Labor Relations Board will treat the hamburger chain as a co-employer in 43 cases charging unfair labor practices at various franchised restaurants.

  • Frequent frankers in Congress face tough re-election fights

    A Washington Examiner analysis of congressional spending accounts found millions of tax dollars being spent on what amounts to free advertising for House members.



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