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Clinton Foundation acknowledges mistakes in revealing donors

The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes.

Captain of doomed ferry sentenced to life in prison

The South Korean ferry captain responsible for last year's disaster that killed more than 300 people, mostly school children, was given an increased sentence of life in prison Tuesday by an... Read more »

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Nuclear attack survivors, 70 years later, now fading away

What a nuclear attack didn't take from them, old age will. Read more »

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Latest on police-custody death: Police bid to regain control

11:58 p.m. Fredericka Gray, the twin sister of Freddie Gray, who suffered a fatal injury while in police custody, has deplored the violence. "I think the violence is wrong ... I don't like it... Read more »

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Riots in Baltimore over man's death in police custody

Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe... Read more »

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Tuesday's the day: Same-sex marriage arguments at Supreme Court

Tuesday is a potential watershed moment for America's gay and lesbian couples. After rapid changes that have made same-sex marriage legal in all but 14 states, the Supreme Court will hear arguments... Read more »

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North Salt Lake officials: Repairing hill will cost $2 million

City officials have said it will cost about $2 million to fix up the hill where a landslide destroyed a North Salt Lake family's home in August. Read more »

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Maryland governor declares state of emergency in Baltimore amid street violence

Baltimore braced for a night of violence and police clashes after looting, fires and rock throwing erupted Monday afternoon, hours after the funeral for Freddie Gray, whose spine was severed in... Read more »

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Forget the watch: Apple's iPhones are still the main event

The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even if attention lately has been focused on its new smartwatch. Read more »

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World 'closer than ever' to Iran nuclear deal, Kerry says

The world is "closer than ever" to reaching a comprehensive nuclear deal with Iran but the work is far from over, with key issues unresolved, Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday told a global... Read more »

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Utah Dems can't afford online presidential primary election

Utah Democrats can't afford to hold their own online presidential primary election next year, state Democratic Party Chairman Peter Corroon said Monday. Read more »

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In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in the room

When President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meet on Tuesday, a major subtext of their discussions will be the world leader not in the room — Chinese President Xi Jinping. Read more »

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Pennsylvania top court reinstates monsignor's conviction

The state's highest court on Monday reinstated the landmark child-endangerment conviction of a Roman Catholic monsignor who was the first U.S. church official ever prosecuted over his handling of... Read more »

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White House unveils Barack Obama state china; sports Hawaii blue

The White House on Monday unveiled the official state china service of President Barack Obama's administration, an 11-piece setting trimmed in a hue of blue that was inspired by the waters of his... Read more »

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Sudan's al-Bashir re-elected with 94 percent of vote

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir won re-election with 94 percent of the vote, according to official results announced on Monday, extending his 25-year rule despite international war crimes charges... Read more »

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Corinthian Colleges closes all 28 remaining campuses

Corinthian Colleges canceled classes Monday and shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Education Department announced it... Read more »

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UN: Israeli actions killed 44 Palestinians at UN shelters

A U.N. inquiry has found that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and at least 227 injured by "Israeli actions" while sheltering at U.N. locations during last year's Gaza war. Read more »

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Global effort to help Nepal earthquake victims intensifies

Emergency aid flights are landing Monday in earthquake-ravaged Nepal to try to locate and rescue victims as governments and agencies promise more help. Read more »

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US citizen imprisoned in United Arab Emirates over parody video wants a pardon, compensation

An American who spent nine months in a United Arab Emirates prison for his role in an online parody video is seeking a pardon and financial compensation. Read more »

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Kerry, Zarif set for nuke talks in NY as Senate weighs move

The Obama administration moved on two fronts Monday to advance its nuclear diplomacy with Iran, with talks between top U.S. and Iranian diplomats and an aggressive effort to sell the emerging deal... Read more »

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Yemen's exiled government declares 3 disaster zones

Yemen's exiled government on Monday declared three areas in the country engulfed in fighting between Shiite rebels, their allies and pro-government forces as "disaster" zones, including the... Read more »

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US, Japan boost defense ties with eyes on China, NKorea

The United States and Japan are hoping to boost their defense relationship, allowing Japan to play a bigger role in global military operations with an eye on potential threats from China and North... Read more »

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Report: Journalists face deadliest time 'in recent history'

Extremist groups and the governments that restrict liberties to combat those militants have created "the most deadly and dangerous period for journalists in recent history," according to a new... Read more »

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The Latest on Nepal Quake: Stronger quake may be yet to come

An engineer who works on earthquake risks says the 7.8-magnitude temblor that struck on Saturday may not be the Big One for Nepal. Read more »

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American Civil War commemorated way down south of Dixie

It had all the trappings of a down-home country fair somewhere well below the Mason-Dixon line: Lynyrd Skynyrd medleys, mile-long lines for fried chicken, barbeque and draft beer, and a plethora of... Read more »

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Saudi-led strikes target Yemen's Shiite rebels across Yemen

Saudi-led airstrikes on Monday targeted Shiite rebels across Yemen, killing at least at least five people in the southern port city of Aden and striking a weapons depot in the rebel-held capital,... Read more »

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