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  • AP Top Business News At 7:28 p.m. EDT

    11 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas Brand names in NY standardized tests vex parents Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners Documents detail another delayed GM recall Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep schedules Fracking foes ...

  • Mob in Dominican Republic lynches Haitian father

    2 hours, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Police in the Dominican Republic say a Haitian man has died after being attacked by a mob for allegedly stabbing his 4-month-old daughter. A police statement says the incident happened in a village north ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

    3 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 0-7-7 (zero, seven, seven)

  • GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House

    3 hours, 52 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Republican campaign committee says it raised almost $10 million in March and has $31 million in the bank to defend the GOP's majority. The National Republican Congressional Committee reports it's raised $21 million over the ...

  • Insurgents kill at least 11 Algerian soldiers

    4 hours, 39 minutes ago

    (AP) ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Islamist insurgents ambushed an Algerian military convoy in a mountainous region, killing 11 soldiers and wounding five others, the Defense Ministry said Sunday. But five other deaths from injuries reported by a hospital official could raise ...

  • A look at the dual justice system in the West Bank

    4 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli and Palestinian minors accused of crimes in the West Bank are subject to two different sets of laws. Israeli settlers are prosecuted under Israeli civilian law, while Palestinians are thrust into the military justice system. Critics ...

  • Malaysia Airlines jet turns back after gear fails

    4 hours, 59 minutes ago

    (AP) KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines says a flight heading to India made an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur after it was forced to turn back when its right landing gear malfunctioned. The airline said on its Facebook page ...

  • 8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident

    5 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish officials say eight people died when a small plane carrying parachutists crashed to the ground and caught fire. Det. Supt. Petri Kangas said three people survived the accident Sunday after they parachuted from the aircraft above ...

  • 8 dead in northern Mexico plane crash

    5 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — A private plane has crashed in a northern Mexico city, killing all eight people on board. Civil Protection official Francisco Contreras says the Hawker 800 luxury jet slammed into the roof of a warehouse as it ...

  • Yemen: Airstrike targets al-Qaida training camps

    6 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A high-level government security committee in Yemen says an airstrike against training camps operated by suspected al-Qaida militants in a rugged southern mountain region has killed a number of fighters. The Supreme Security Committee, which includes ...

  • Kuwait orders 2 newspapers shut over coup articles

    7 hours, 32 minutes ago

    (AP) KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's state news agency says the government has temporarily suspended the publication of two independent newspapers over articles about a secret probe into allegations of a coup plot to overthrow the Gulf monarchy's government. KUNA carried ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 12:10 p.m. EDT

    7 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants Easter butter lamb gets 'pardon' at Buffalo market Man avoids $525 fine for refill at SC ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in AZ '2 BY 2' game

    8 hours, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday night's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "2 BY 2" game were: Red Balls: 10-13, White Balls: 3-16 (Red Balls: ten, thirteen; White Balls: three, sixteen) Top Prize: $20,000

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

    8 hours, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday's evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 3-5-7 (three, five, seven) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    8 hours, 14 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 1-8-20-26-33 (one, eight, twenty, twenty-six, thirty-three) Estimated jackpot: $50,000 Players with all five numbers win all or share a ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'The Pick' game

    8 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday night's $3 Million drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "The Pick" drawing were: 1-7-12-29-30-33. (one, seven, twelve, twenty-nine, thirty, thirty-three) Lottery officials said that without a jackpot winner, the top prize in the ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

    8 hours, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were: 5-6-29-35-51, Powerball: 21 (five, six, twenty-nine, thirty-five, fifty-one, Powerball: twenty-one) Estimated jackpot: $128 million ___ Arizona Winners: Combination Prize No. AZ Winners Jackpot 0 5 ...

  • Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

    8 hours, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) DOVER, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online. The Daily Record of Parsippany (http://dailyre.co/1eNpgE1) reports the woman ...

  • Myanmar says 22 dead in Kachin fighting this month

    8 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar says fighting between government troops and ethnic rebels in the northeastern, strife-torn state of Kachin has left at least 22 people dead this month. The clashes in Kachin come despite efforts by President Thein Sein's ...

  • Thai police: 2-year-old killed in southern attack

    9 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — Police in southern Thailand say suspected insurgents shot dead three people, including a 2-year-old girl, in a drive-by shooting. Police Col. Chartchai Chanasit says two gunmen riding on a motorcycle carried out the attack on ...

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