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  • EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Saturday warned that the apparent incursion of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil pushes the conflict closer to a point of no return, with new economic sanctions being drawn up to make Moscow reconsider its position. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who...

  • 22 trapped gold miners rescued in Nicaragua

    BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men even as efforts to reach those still missing continued Saturday. Antonio Diaz said the...

  • Made in America concert set to rock Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Downtown Los Angeles is ready for its inaugural outdoor music festival Saturday despite concerns from residents about possible security and traffic issues. The Budweiser Made in America concert in Grand Park marks the West Coast expansion of the two-day festival that rap...

  • Begich ad faults Sullivan for sexual assault of two-year-old

    The Republican opponent of Sen. Mark Begich has demanded that he take down a TV ad that highlights the death of an elderly couple and the sexual assault of their two-year-old granddaughter.

  • Clashes at Stockholm protest against neo-Nazis

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish riot police briefly clashed with counterdemonstrators at a neo-Nazi rally in Stockholm on Saturday, two weeks before a parliamentary election. Police said four police officers and three civilians were slightly injured in the violence that erupted on the sidelines of a...

  • Bahraini activist detained on arrival to kingdom

    MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Police detained Bahraini human rights campaigner Maryam al-Khawaja after her arrival in the Gulf country on Saturday, her mother said. Al-Khawaja has dual Bahraini and Danish citizenship. Her mother, Khadija al-Musawi, told The Associated Press that her daughter was...

  • Nearly 100 dogs seized in Houston-area bankruptcy

    TOMBALL, Texas (AP) — Nearly 100 collie dogs have been seized from a suburban Houston home as part of a bankruptcy case. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1nL4ST4 ) that U.S. District Judge David Jones signed an order Friday allowing Houston Collie Rescue to remove the dogs from the...

  • EU leaders pick Italian as bloc's new top diplomat

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders picked Italy's top diplomat to become the 28-nation bloc's new foreign policy chief for the next five years. EU summit chairman Herman Van Rompuy said Saturday in a Twitter message leaders chose Federica Mogherini to succeed incumbent Catherine Ashton in...

  • Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State group seized a wide territory across Iraq and Syria. While not mentioning any terrorist groups by...

  • Pakistani protesters head toward premier's house

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police fired tear gas at thousands of protesters as they tried to march toward the prime minister's home in the capital on Saturday, blanketing the route with clouds of white smoke and scattering demonstrators. The march's leaders, cricket-legend-turned politician...

  • Beyond governor race, big stakes in Illinois vote

    CHICAGO (AP) — Anyone in Illinois who's turned on a television in recent weeks knows the race for governor is shaping up as a no-holds-barred, no-expenses-spared slugfest. While the contest between Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn and Republican businessman Bruce Rauner could be one of the hardest...

  • Man killed by falling equipment from truck in Va.

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Police in Newport News say a man has died after a metal object from a flatbed truck fell on him. Police spokeswoman Holly McPherson says in a news release the 79-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene of Friday's accident in Newport News. McPherson says two...

  • Former Humboldt lecturer arrested for child porn

    ARCATA, Calif. (AP) — A former veteran instructor at Humboldt State University has been arrested on child pornography charges following a months-long investigation. Humboldt County Sheriff's Office spokesman Steve Knight said thousands of photographs and videos were found on a computer, thumb...

  • Fort Hood victims say shooter's letter is 'salt in our wounds'

    A coalition of 160 victims and family members of Hasan's rampage at Fort Hood have been fighting the Obama administration for nearly five years to label the shooting an act of terrorism.

  • Texas gov candidates agree to 2 debates

    After a bit of a kerfuffle, Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis have agreed to terms for a statewide televised debate.



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