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  • Raw: Bulgarian Monastery Dyes 5000 Easter Eggs

    The Thursday before Orthodox Easter, or Holy Thursday, the Bachkovo Monastery made their traditional preparations by dying about 5,000 Easter eggs in various colors at the monastery's kitchen. (April 17) AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Bachkovo, Bulgaria - April 17, 2014 1. Close of candles...

  • Text of joint statement on Ukraine

    GENEVA (AP) — Here is the joint statement issued by the foreign ministers of the U.S., Russia, Ukraine and European Union after seven hours of talks Thursday in Geneva: ___ The Geneva meeting on the situation in Ukraine agreed on initial concrete steps to de-escalate tensions and restore...

  • Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes

    PARIS (AP) — David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western, and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing for top honors at next month's Cannes Film Festival. Organizers of the ritzy Riviera festival famed for its red-carpet glamour...

  • Kerry: Ukraine deal represents a 'good day's work,' but words must be turned into actions

    GENEVA (AP) — Kerry: Ukraine deal represents a 'good day's work,' but words must be turned into actions.

  • Kerry: US will have 'no choice' but to impose further costs on Russia if Ukraine deal fails

    GENEVA (AP) — Kerry: US will have 'no choice' but to impose further costs on Russia if Ukraine deal fails.

  • Kerry: Steps embraced to ease tensions in Ukraine

    GENEVA (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says diplomats from Russia, the United States, the European Union and Ukraine have agreed on a series of steps aimed at de-escalating violence in strife-ridden Ukraine. He said all of this "represents a good day's work." But Kerry also says "words...

  • Malaysia Plane: Ocean Floor Images 'Very Clear'

    Malaysia's defense minister said on Thursday that images retrieved from the underwater vehicle searching for MH370 were "very clear" but had so far returned no evidence of the missing flight. (April 17) SHOTLIST AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - April 17, 2014 1....

  • West Africa's Ebola outbreak has claimed 137 lives

    DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization says an Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa has claimed 137 lives. The disease, typically found in central or eastern Africa, has infected people in Guinea's remote forests, its capital and in neighboring Liberia. In a statement posted on...

  • Russia's foreign minister says top diplomats adopt a joint roadmap to ease tensions in Ukraine

    GENEVA (AP) — Russia's foreign minister says top diplomats adopt a joint roadmap to ease tensions in Ukraine.

  • Romanian premier co-pilots US F-16 fighter jet

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's prime minister has co-piloted an F-16 fighter jet at the end of Romanian and U.S. air exercises. Dressed in a flight suit, Victor Ponta visited the Campia Turzii military air base in northwest Romania where about 450 U.S. and Romanian troops and technical...

  • Ukraine making plans to pull troops from Crimea

    Ukraine's government says it is drawing up plans to withdraw its troops from Crimea, where Russia is steadily taking formal control as its armed forces seize military installations across the peninsula.



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