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President Obama signs trade, worker assistance bills into law Monday

Obama signed into law two hard-fought bills giving him greater authority to negotiate international trade deals.

Swedish woman's Wall Street dream led to $850M lawsuit

She was a young woman from a tiny Swedish town who aspired to work on Wall Street. He was a married man from China who owned a Manhattan investment consulting firm. The intersection of their lives... Read more »

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French police escort suspect in beheading to his home

Police wearing masks escorted the man accused of beheading a businessman to the suspect's home in southeastern France on Sunday to try to find his passport to determine if he traveled abroad, a... Read more »

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Massive search for escaped killer enters 23rd day

The army of officers searching for a surviving escaped killer continued their work under steady rainfall Sunday, keeping their focus on the dense and boggy woods of upstate New York where his... Read more »

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In picking presidents, New Hampshire forgoes producing them

When it comes to presidents, New Hampshire is much better at picking them than producing them. Read more »

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The Latest: Escaped killer in good physical shape when shot

The latest on the manhunt following the escape of two convicted murderers from a maximum-security prison (all times local): Read more »

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Outside Iran talks, a different cast competes for attention

Ah, Vienna. City of music. Crown jewel of the Holy Roman Empire. Birthplace of psychoanalysis. Home of the Lipizzaner stallions. And this week, host of the Iran nuclear negotiations. Read more »

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Tunisia launches nationwide manhunt for attack accomplices

The student who massacred holidaymakers on a Tunisian beach and at a swank resort hotel acted alone during the attack but had accomplices who supported him beforehand, an Interior Ministry official... Read more »

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Utah metro drivers spend about 22 minutes commuting

Driving around the Salt Lake City metro area isn't always fast and easy, but average commute times for motorists in Utah's capital city are less than the national average and shorter than many... Read more »

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SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

nned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, the third cargo mission to fail in eight months. Read more »

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Moldovans choose between Russia, Europe in local elections

Moldovans voted Sunday in local election runoffs being seen as a test of whether the former Soviet republic moves closer to the European Union or to neighboring Russia. Read more »

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Kuwait names Saudi man as suicide bomber in mosque attack

Kuwaiti authorities on Sunday identified the suicide bomber behind an attack on a Shiite mosque that killed 27 people as a Saudi citizen who flew into the Gulf nation just hours before blowing... Read more »

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Young soccer player, blogger among those killed in Tunisia

Three men from the same British family, a recently engaged lifestyle blogger and a couple whose children launched a desperate social media campaign to find them were among those feared killed in... Read more »

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Greece imposes capital controls, banks to remain shut

Greece's five-year financial crisis took its most dramatic turn to date Sunday, with the prime minister announcing Greek banks would remain shut indefinitely and restrictions would be imposed on... Read more »

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Activists: IS fighters kill 200 civilians in Syrian town

Islamic State fighters who launched a surprise attack on a Syrian border town massacred more than 200 civilians, including women and children, before they were killed or driven out by Kurdish... Read more »

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Woman removes Confederate flag in front of SC statehouse

The Confederate flag was temporarily removed from the front of the South Carolina Statehouse on Saturday when a woman climbed the flagpole and — despite calls by police to get down —... Read more »

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Communications lag rattles relatives after Alaska crash

Rowland Cheney of Lodi, California, was one of nine victims in a sightseeing plane crash in Alaska. Read more »

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Terror on the beach: Tourists recount Tunisia attack horrors

Tunisia's postcard destination for tourists is reeling from the terror that blighted another day of play at the Mediterranean seaside resort of Sousse. A man armed with a Kalashnikov and grenades... Read more »

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Police: Surviving escapee could face a harder time alone

With his escape partner killed, the surviving convicted murderer who pulled off an elaborate breakout from a maximum-security prison three weeks ago could have a tougher time eluding the army of... Read more »

June 27, 2015

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Surviving inmate still on the loose after 1 escapee killed

The shooting death of one escaped killer brought new energy to the three-week hunt for a second escaped murderer as helicopters, search dogs and hundreds of law enforcement officers converged on a... Read more »

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In custody, suspect in French terror attack keeps quiet

A detained truck driver with a history of radical Islamic ties is refusing to speak to police investigators over his implication in an explosion and beheading in southeastern France, a French... Read more »

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Greeks face new uncertainty after vote called on bailout

Anxiety over Greece's future swelled on Saturday, with people queuing outside banks to withdraw cash, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' call for the people to vote on a proposed bailout deal... Read more »

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Mini robots that play soccer and more: Highlights from tech show

How about using the charge in your fingers to clean your teeth? Read more »

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NYC church opens contest to give 9/11 sermon

Leaders of a chapel near ground zero that became a sanctuary of consolation after the terrorist attacks are launching two national writing competitions to foster reconciliation, including one that... Read more »

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Charleston suspect's life a troubled road to radicalization

The people who know Dylann Storm Roof — the people who watched his progression from a sweet child to a disturbed man — are struggling with guilt. How could they have missed the signs?... Read more »

June 27, 2015

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Diplomats: Iran considers shipping, selling enriched uranium

Nuclear negotiators for Iran, obligated to dispose tons of enriched uranium under an approaching deal, are focusing on a U.S.-backed plan to have Tehran export the material for sale by a second... Read more »

June 27, 2015

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