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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.

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

The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even as attention turned to its new smartwatch in recent weeks. 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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The Latest on Nepal Quake: US soldiers stay in Nepal to help

WASHINGTON — 12:05 a.m. (1820 GMT, 14:20 EDT) The State Department says at least four Americans have died in Nepal's earthquake. Spokesman Jeff Rathke says all of the U.S. citizens were killed at the Mount Everest base... 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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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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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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In post-quake aid rush, Nepal neighbors jockey for position

Wedged between the two rising Asian powers of China and India, landlocked Nepal watched rescuers and offers of help pour in from both sides within hours of an earthquake that killed more than 4,000... 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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How to help Nepal earthquake victims

ups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here's a look at humanitarian efforts under way in Nepal and how to... Read more »

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Ceremonies mark liberation of concentration camps Bergen-Belsen, Flossenbuerg 70 years ago

Holocaust survivors and officials gathered Sunday at the memorial site of the former concentration camp Bergen-Belsen in northern Germany in a solemn ceremony to commemorate the liberation of the... Read more »

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Clinton Foundation admits missteps in foreign donor disclosure, plans to refile some tax forms

The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors amid growing scrutiny as Hillary Rodham Clinton opens her... Read more »

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Sec. of State John Kerry to see Iranian FM as nuke talks hit end phase

Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart will meet this week for the first time since they laid out the framework for a nuclear deal earlier this month. Read more »

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U. students release net neutrality-themed video game

The thesis project of 12 University of Utah graduate students, a net neutrality-themed video game, has amassed more than 82,000 downloads and 500 reviews in a week. Read more »

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