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  • Obama promotes religious tolerance in India speech

    8 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama is drawing on his own experience as a minority as he gently nudges India to fulfill its constitution's pledge to uphold the "dignity of the individual." Obama is closing out a three-day visit ...

  • Argentine president seeks overhaul of intelligence services

    39 minutes ago

    (AP) BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President Cristina Fernandez called on Congress to dissolve Argentina's intelligence services in the wake of the mysterious death of a prosecutor, strongly denying his accusation that she had sought to shield former Iranian officials suspected ...

  • Obama leading delegation of US dignitaries to Saudi Arabia

    1 hour, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama will lead a delegation of lawmakers, senior U.S. officials and two former secretaries of state to Saudi Arabia Tuesday to pay respects to the royal family following King Abdullah's death. Obama is cutting ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game

    1 hour, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were: 03-06-08-10-11-13-16-18-19-20 (three, six, eight, ten, eleven, thirteen, sixteen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty)

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

    1 hour, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 1-9-2 (one, nine, two) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Japan special envoy hopeful about release of hostage, pilot

    1 hour, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — A special Japanese envoy in Jordan has expressed hope that both a Japanese hostage and a Jordanian pilot held by Islamic militants will return home "with a smile on their faces." Deputy Foreign Minister Yasuhide Nakayama said ...

  • Fidel Castro writes statement on shift in Cuba-US relations

    2 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Former President Fidel Castro has ended his silence over the Dec. 17 declaration that Cuba and the United States would move to restore full diplomatic relations, writing that though he does not trust Washington's politics, differences ...

  • CA Lottery

    2 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Monday: Daily 3 Evening 4-6-0 (four, six, zero) Daily 3 Midday 6-0-2 (six, zero, two) Daily 4 8-1-9-7 (eight, one, nine, seven) Daily Derby 1st:2 Lucky Star-2nd:3 Hot Shot-3rd:1 Gold Rush, Race ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    2 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 08-10-35-36-39 (eight, ten, thirty-five, thirty-six, thirty-nine) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    2 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 8-1-9-7 (eight, one, nine, seven) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    2 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 4-6-0 (four, six, zero) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    2 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:2 Lucky Star-2nd:3 Hot Shot-3rd:1 Gold Rush, Race Time: 1:42.37 (1st: 2 Lucky Star, 2nd: 3 Hot Shot, 3rd: 1 Gold Rush; ...

  • Mexico protest marks 4 months since students' disappearance

    5 hours ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — Protesters in Mexico City are marking four months since the disappearance of 43 rural teachers' college students in southern Mexico. Demonstrators streamed through the streets from four starting points to converge at the capital's massive main ...

  • Argentine president calls for reform of intelligence service

    5 hours, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) BUENOS AIRES (AP) — In her first public comments since the mysterious death of a prosecutor rocked Argentina, President Cristina Fernandez is calling on Congress to dissolve the country's current intelligence services. Fernandez said Monday night that reforming the intelligence ...

  • Argentine president calls for Congress to dissolve intelligences service after Nisman death

    5 hours, 51 minutes ago

    (AP) BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine president calls for Congress to dissolve intelligences service after Nisman death.

  • Canadian soldiers involved in 2 more firefights in Iraq

    6 hours ago

    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — Canadian special forces in northern Iraq have engaged in two more firefights against Islamic State group militants, but Canada's government denies they're involved in combat. Earlier this month, Canadian soldiers engaged in a gun battle with militants ...

  • Egypt: Release of Mubarak's sons caps weekend of violence

    6 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) CAIRO (AP) — In a sign of confidence by a tough Egyptian government, Hosni Mubarak's two sons were freed Monday after almost four years in prison, following a weekend marked by a spate of protester killings by an increasingly heavy-handed ...

  • Correction: Travel-Trip-Lunar New Year-NYC Chinatowns story

    6 hours, 44 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Jan. 15 about New York City Chinatowns, The Associated Press gave an incorrect address for P.S. 310 in Brooklyn. The correct address is 942 62nd St. A corrected version of the story is ...

  • UN: deadly attack on Ukraine city could be war crime

    7 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. political chief says deadly rocket attacks on the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol this weekend that "knowingly targeted civilians" violated international humanitarian law and could amount to war crimes. Jeffrey Feltman told an emergency ...

  • Frenchwoman freed from Mexico jail sues ex-president, others

    8 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Frenchwoman who became a cause celebre in her country after she was jailed for kidnapping in Mexico is suing a former Mexican president, other ex-officials and the Televisa TV network. Lawyer Jose Patino Hurtado represents ...

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