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Yemen militia says it is besieging rebels at strategic base

Yemen militia says it is besieging rebels at strategic base

SANAA, Yemen — Militiamen loyal to Yemen's exiled president besieged an air base once crucial to the U.S. drone program targeting al-Qaida militants in the country, trying to dislodge the Shiite rebels holding the complex, a spokesman said. Qa'ed Nasser, a spokesman for the pro-H...

Police: Officers kill man who charged at them near St. Louis

JENNINGS, Mo. — Authorities say police officers shot and killed a suburban St. Louis man after he charged at them. St. Louis Count...

Afghan suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State kills 33

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan — A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at leas...

U.S. troops arrive in Ukraine for training exercises

MOSCOW — About 300 US Army paratroopers on Friday arrived in Ukraine for training exercises with national guard units, a move crit...
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30-day grace vexes state's ethics panel

Arkansas Ethics Commission members are perplexed about how to administer a new law that restricts their ability to investigate elected officials who accept gifts from lobbyists.

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Last 2 Raiders give congressional medal to Ohio museum

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last two "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" have presented their Congressional Gold Medal for permanent display at a museum in southwest Ohio.

Islamic State blamed for Afghan suicide bombing killing 35

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan (AP) — A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 and wounding 125 in an assault the country's president blamed on the Islamic State group.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — World finance officials said Saturday they see a number of threats on the horizon for a global economy still clawing back from the deepest recession in seven decades, and a potential Greek debt default presents the most immediate risk.

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