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AP PHOTOS: A photographic look back at World War I

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 09:28
NIEUWKERKE, Belgium (AP) -- A century after the start of World War I, Belgium and France are still scarred by over 1,000 graveyards, countless bomb craters, rusting gas shells, bunkers and trenches that tore apart the Western Front for four years....
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Albanian police storm lawless marijuana village

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 09:01
TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Hundreds of Albanian police, backed by armored vehicles, stormed a lawless southern village Monday after suspected marijuana growers allegedly fired rocket-propelled grenades, mortars and machine guns at officers during a drug raid....
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Thai coup leaders' goal: Democracy on their terms

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 06:17
BANGKOK (AP) -- From the day Thailand's military coup leader seized power last month, he has promised unspecified reforms to restore stability and return to civilian rule and democracy. Yet, Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha has mentioned a striking obstacle to a "fully functional democracy" - elections....
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Filibuster weakened, Senate OK'ing judges faster

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 03:19
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Seven months after curbing filibusters, Democrats are aggressively pushing President Barack Obama's judicial nominees through the Senate, speeding the pace of confirmations and shrinking vacancies on the federal bench to their lowest level since days after Obama took office....
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Kaymer in class of his own in 8-shot US Open rout

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 03:16
PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) -- They could've given Martin Kaymer the trophy before the weekend the way he ripped through Pinehurst No. 2 like he was playing the local muni....
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Despite Bergdahl swap, peace talks still in limbo

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 03:14
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Despite securing the release of five top detainees from the prison at Guantanamo Bay in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, there are few indications that the Taliban will head into peace talks with the Afghan government any time soon....
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Russia leans on companies to rescue Crimea tourism

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 02:25
MOSCOW (AP) -- When Russia annexed the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea earlier this year, it regained not only harbors for its navy and abandoned Ukrainian military bases but also long stretches of pebble beaches that were the summer destination of choice for millions of Soviet citizens. This summer, however, tourists need a push to go and some help in getting there....
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Spurs beat Heat 104-87 in Game 5 to win NBA title

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 01:51
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker, the winningest trio in NBA postseason history, shared hugs....
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Kasem was an island of calm in swirl of pop music

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 01:02
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In pop culture, Casey Kasem was as sweet and dependable as a glass of warm milk and a plate of chocolate chip cookies, which only made the ugliness of his last few years of life seem more bizarre and tragic....
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