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  • Tropical Storm Dolly moves ashore off Mexico Gulf

    33 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Dolly threatened flash floods and mudslides in mountainous areas as it moved in from Mexico's Gulf coast, where authorities had readied shelters and suspended school classes on Wednesday. The U.S. Hurricane ...

  • Speeding truck overturns, kills 10 in India

    1 hour, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) New Delhi (AP) — Police say a speeding truck has overturned and crushed to death 10 people, including seven children, sleeping on a sidewalk in northern India. Police spokesman Suresh Srivastava says the accident occurred early Wednesday near a construction ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Weekly Winnings' game

    1 hour, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Weekly Winnings" game were: 13-24-36-49 (thirteen, twenty-four, thirty-six, forty-nine)

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    1 hour, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 08-11-13-15-28 (eight, eleven, thirteen, fifteen, twenty-eight) Players with all five numbers win all or share a prize that starts at $50,000. Tickets ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

    1 hour, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were: 3 (three)

  • China's top leaders remember victory over Japan

    1 hour, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — Top leaders have commemorated China's World War II victory over Japan as Beijing ramps up its reminders to the world of Japan's historical aggression as relations worsen between the two. President Xi Jinping and other leaders attended ...

  • Putin traveling to Mongolia for 5-hour visit

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) ULAN BATOR, Mongolia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Mongolia for a working visit amid a Kremlin-backed offensive in Ukraine that has sharply raised tensions with Washington and NATO. Putin is due to arrive in the Mongolian ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    2 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 0-1-9-6 (zero, one, nine, six) 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, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 0-1-0 (zero, one, 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, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:11 Money Bags-2nd:5 California Classic-3rd:8 Gorgeous George, Race Time: 1:48.10 (1st: 11 Money Bags, 2nd: 5 California Classic, 3rd: 8 Gorgeous George; ...

  • UN: 4 peacekeepers killed in north Mali, 15 hurt

    3 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — At least four U.N. peacekeepers were killed and 15 wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said. The group of Chadian peacekeepers was returning from the embattled town of ...

  • Uruguay pres denies US pressured on prisoners

    3 hours, 47 minutes ago

    (AP) MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguayan President Jose Mujica is denying that he has been pressured by the United States to let six men being held at the U.S. Navy Base in Guantanamo, Cuba resettle in the South American country. He ...

  • Australia delivers ammunition to Iraqi Kurds

    4 hours, 3 minutes ago

    (AP) CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A military transport jet has made Australia's first delivery of ammunition to besieged Kurdish forces in northern Iraq before returning without incident to a United Arab Emirates base. Australia announced Sunday it would join the United ...

  • Police: Death of teen whose body burned was random

    4 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A 15-year-old Indianapolis girl whose burned body was found over the weekend was likely abducted and killed by someone she didn't know, police and family members said Tuesday. Dominique Allen's death was a homicide resulting from asphyxiation, ...

  • 8-year-old girl reported missing in Bullhead City

    5 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in northwestern Arizona are searching for an 8-year-old girl reported missing from her home. Bullhead City police were called to the home of Isabella Grogan-Cannella about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. Her family says "Bella" wasn't ...

  • Northern Mexico state approves same-sex marriage

    5 hours, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — The northern state of Coahuila has become the second place in Mexico after the capital to recognize same-sex marriage. State lawmaker Samuel Acevedo said Tuesday he presented the bill that was voted into law because he ...

  • Penn State student gains rep as squirrel whisperer

    6 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A Penn State student is gaining an Internet reputation as a "squirrel whisperer" for befriending, feeding and dressing up a furry little friend she has named "Sneezy." Junior Mary Krupa tells WJAC-TV (http://bit.ly/1B9IvPf ) that ...

  • AP Top Business News At 6 p.m. EDT

    6 hours, 51 minutes ago

    (AP) It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat Some fear auto industry returning to bad habits In light of celebrity hacks, how to protect data Celebrities' nude shots removed from some websites Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors ...

  • Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated

    6 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a ...

  • Preschools latest to take on green movement

    6 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A new Oklahoma City preschool is staying away from plastic toys, serving only vegan and gluten-free food, and focusing on teaching children early about living a healthy lifestyle. The idea behind The Green House appears to ...

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