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Vanuatu island exodus continues even as volcano stabilizes

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 09:08
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The evacuation of a Vanuatu island was continuing on Monday even after scientists said an erupting volcano had stabilized. 2017-10-02T03:05:04-04:00 2017-10-02T02:56:26-04:00
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2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion's assassination

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 07:59
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women accused of fatally poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler pleaded not guilty as their trial began Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination that sparked a diplomatic standoff. 2017-10-02T01:55:42-04:00 2017-10-02T01:49:24-04:00
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Vanuatu island exodus continues even as volcano stabilizes

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 07:59
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The evacuation of a Vanuatu island was continuing on Monday even after scientists said an erupting volcano had stabilized. 2017-10-02T01:55:42-04:00 2017-10-02T01:44:01-04:00
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2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion's assassination

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 05:28
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women accused of fatally poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler pleaded not guilty as their trial began Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination that sparked a diplomatic standoff. 2017-10-01T23:24:56-04:00 2017-10-01T23:18:24-04:00
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San Juan mayor in hurricane spotlight after Trump tweets

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 05:14
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — In Puerto Rico's hurricane-ravaged capital, it seems Carmen Yulin Cruz is everywhere these days: handing out bags of ice, wading through chest-deep floodwaters, hugging people in need of comfort. 2017-10-01T23:11:09-04:00 2017-10-01T17:27:18-04:00
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"Yes" side wins Catalonia independence vote marred by chaos

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 05:00
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalonia's regional government declared a landslide win for the "yes" side in a disputed referendum on independence from Spain that degenerated into mayhem Sunday, with more than 800 people injured as riot police attacked peaceful protesters and unarmed civilians trying to cast their ballots. 2017-10-01T22:57:01-04:00 2017-10-01T22:50:33-04:00
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2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion's assassination

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 04:30
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women accused of fatally poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler pleaded not guilty as their trial began Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination. 2017-10-01T22:29:02-04:00 2017-10-01T22:27:18-04:00
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'Lone wolf' suspected in Canada terror attack, police chase

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 04:30
TORONTO (AP) — A car and knife attack on a police officer outside a football game and a high-speed chase of a moving van that left four people injured was the work of a Somali refugee who was likely working alone and was known to police for extremist ideology, Canadian authorities said Sunday. 2017-10-01T22:29:02-04:00 2017-10-01T22:17:29-04:00
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Trial to begin in assassination of N. Korea leader's brother

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 04:03
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — Two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler arrived for the beginning of their trial Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination. 2017-10-01T22:01:09-04:00 2017-10-01T21:56:37-04:00
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'Lone wolf' suspected in Canada terror attack, police chase

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 03:50
TORONTO (AP) — A car and knife attack on a police officer outside a football game and a high-speed chase of a moving van that left four people injured was the work of a Somali refugee who was likely working alone and was known to police for extremist ideology, Canadian authorities said Sunday. 2017-10-01T21:47:40-04:00 2017-10-01T21:39:32-04:00
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Trial to begin in assassination of N. Korea leader's brother

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 03:36
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (AP) — The trial of two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler is scheduled to begin Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination. 2017-10-01T21:33:49-04:00 2017-10-01T21:33:08-04:00
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Trump says envoy 'wasting his time' talking to North Korea

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 03:21
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs, raising speculation about whether Trump could be undermining efforts to maintain channels of communication or somehow bolstering the diplomat's hand in possible future talks. 2017-10-01T21:06:25-04:00 2017-10-01T21:05:21-04:00
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Trial to begin in assassination of N. Korea leader's brother

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 02:56
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The trial of two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler is scheduled to begin Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination. 2017-10-01T20:52:47-04:00 2017-10-01T20:42:21-04:00
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Trial to begin in assassination of N. Korea leader's brother

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 02:30
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The trial of two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler is scheduled to begin Monday in Malaysia's High Court, nearly eight months after the brazen airport assassination. 2017-10-01T20:25:33-04:00 2017-10-01T20:21:08-04:00
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"Yes" side wins Catalonia independence vote marred by chaos

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 02:17
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalonia's regional government declared a landslide win for the "yes" side in a disputed referendum on independence from Spain that degenerated into ugly scenes of mayhem on Sunday, with more than 800 people injured as riot police attacked peaceful protesters and unarmed civilians gathered to cast their ballots. 2017-10-01T20:10:33-04:00 2017-10-01T19:32:27-04:00
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The Latest: Catalonia: 90 percent vote for independence

AP - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 02:17
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T20:10:33-04:00 2017-10-01T18:44:18-04:00
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Violence mars Catalonia independence vote, hundreds hurt

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:48
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalonia's defiant bid to hold a referendum on independence from Spain degenerated into ugly scenes of mayhem on Sunday, with more than 800 people injured as riot police attacked peaceful protesters and unarmed civilians gathered to cast their ballots in a vote the government had banned as unconstitutional. Thirty-three officers were also injured. 2017-10-01T17:40:59-04:00 2017-10-01T17:37:13-04:00
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The Latest: Union calls for strike Tuesday in Catalonia

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:48
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T17:40:59-04:00 2017-10-01T17:37:33-04:00
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Violence mars Catalonia independence vote, hundreds hurt

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:02
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalonia's defiant bid to hold a referendum on independence from Spain degenerated into ugly scenes of mayhem on Sunday, with more than 800 people injured as riot police attacked peaceful protesters and unarmed civilians gathered to cast their ballots in a vote the government had banned as unconstitutional. Eleven officers were also injured. 2017-10-01T16:59:40-04:00 2017-10-01T16:50:49-04:00
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The Latest: Catalan leader: We've won right to independence

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:02
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T16:59:40-04:00 2017-10-01T16:56:18-04:00
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Media titan Samuel 'Si' Newhouse is dead at 89

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:02
NEW YORK (AP) — S.I. Newhouse Jr., the low-profile billionaire media mogul who ran the parent company of some of the nation's most prestigious magazines, died Sunday. He was 89. 2017-10-01T16:59:40-04:00 2017-10-01T15:51:01-04:00
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San Juan mayor in hurricane spotlight after Trump tweets

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:02
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — In Puerto Rico's hurricane-ravaged capital, Carmen Yulin Cruz is everywhere you go these days: handing out bags of ice, wading through chest-deep floodwaters, hugging people in need of comfort. 2017-10-01T16:59:40-04:00 2017-10-01T16:23:41-04:00
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Trump says envoy 'wasting his time' talking to North Korea

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 23:02
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs, raising speculation about whether Trump could be undermining efforts to maintain channels of communication or somehow bolstering the diplomat's hand in possible future talks. 2017-10-01T16:59:40-04:00 2017-10-01T15:23:01-04:00
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The Latest: Polls close in Catalonia, ballots count starts

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 20:34
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T14:26:59-04:00 2017-10-01T14:25:26-04:00
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The Latest: 2 women killed in French train station attack

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 17:34
MARSEILLE, France (AP) — The Latest on attack at Marseille's main train station (all times local): 2017-10-01T11:27:02-04:00 2017-10-01T09:58:13-04:00
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Media titan Samuel 'Si' Newhouse is dead at 89

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 17:34
NEW YORK (AP) — S.I. Newhouse Jr., the low-profile billionaire media mogul who ran the parent company of some of the nation's most prestigious magazines, died Sunday. He was 89. 2017-10-01T11:27:02-04:00 2017-10-01T11:18:49-04:00
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Trump says envoy 'wasting his time' talking to North Korea

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 17:34
BRANCHBURG, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump says his chief diplomat is "wasting his time" trying to negotiate with North Korea about its nuclear and missile programs. 2017-10-01T11:27:02-04:00 2017-10-01T11:13:02-04:00
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Spanish police fire rubber bullets near Catalan voting site

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 14:34
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish riot police smashed their way into polling stations to try to halt a disputed independence referendum on Sunday and fired rubber bullets at protesters outside a Barcelona polling station. Several people were injured. 2017-10-01T08:25:47-04:00 2017-10-01T07:09:33-04:00
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The Latest: Catalan voter changes mind amid police crackdown

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 14:34
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T08:25:47-04:00 2017-10-01T08:17:44-04:00
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Spain riot police smash way into Catalan voting center

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 11:34
SANT JULIA DE RAMIS, Spain (AP) — Spanish riot police smashed their way into the polling station where Catalonia's regional leader was due to vote in the disputed independence referendum on Sunday. Scuffles erupted outside between police and people waiting to vote. 2017-10-01T05:27:20-04:00 2017-10-01T05:10:34-04:00
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The Latest: Police fire rubber projectiles in Barcelona

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 11:34
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T05:27:20-04:00 2017-10-01T05:16:50-04:00
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Catalans assemble in polling stations defying police orders

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 08:33
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalans were defying rain and police orders to leave designated polling stations Sunday ahead of a banned referendum on the region's secession that has challenged Spain's political and institutional order. 2017-10-01T02:28:30-04:00 2017-10-01T01:30:50-04:00
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The Latest: Some ballot boxes arrive for Catalonia vote

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 08:33
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-10-01T02:28:30-04:00 2017-10-01T02:19:54-04:00
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Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 05:33
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged on Saturday that the United State is maintaining direct channels of communications with North Korea even as tensions rise over the North's nuclear and missile programs and the countries' leaders spar through bellicose name-calling. 2017-09-30T18:02:00-04:00 2017-09-30T22:02:51-04:00
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Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 02:33
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged on Saturday that the United State is maintaining direct channels of communications with North Korea even as tensions rise over the North's nuclear and missile programs and the countries' leaders spar through bellicose name-calling. 2017-09-30T16:19:00-04:00 2017-09-30T20:19:28-04:00
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Airstrikes on IS-held areas in Syria kill and wound dozens

AP - Sun, 10/01/2017 - 02:33
BEIRUT (AP) — Airstrikes on villages and towns held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria have killed and wounded dozens a day after an attack by the extremists killed more than 120 pro-government fighters and briefly cut off the highway linking the capital Damascus with eastern Syria, opposition activists said Saturday. 2017-09-30T13:21:00-04:00 2017-09-30T17:21:53-04:00
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Separatists vow to defy police ultimatum over Catalan vote

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 23:33
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan separatists vowed Saturday to ignore a police ultimatum to leave the schools they are occupying to use in a vote seeking independence from Spain. As police methodically sealed off hundreds of schools, some parents decided to send their children home and girded for pre-dawn confrontations Sunday with police. 2017-09-30T11:24:00-04:00 2017-09-30T15:24:15-04:00
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The Latest: Protesters rally against Catalan independence

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 23:33
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-09-30T10:47:00-04:00 2017-09-30T14:47:45-04:00
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Separatists vow to defy police ultimatum over Catalonia vote

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 20:32
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalonian separatists vowed Saturday to ignore a police ultimatum to leave the schools they are occupying to use in a vote seeking independence from Spain. As police methodically sealed off hundreds of schools, some parents decided to send their children home and girded for pre-dawn confrontations Sunday with police. 2017-09-30T09:34:00-04:00 2017-09-30T13:34:45-04:00
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The Latest: Parents occupy Catalan schools to protect vote

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 20:32
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-09-30T10:09:00-04:00 2017-09-30T14:09:06-04:00
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Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 20:32
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged on Saturday that the United State is maintaining direct channels of communications with North Korea even as tensions rise over the North's nuclear and missile programs and the countries' leaders spar through bellicose name-calling. 2017-09-30T08:35:00-04:00 2017-09-30T12:35:26-04:00
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'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed Sunday

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 20:32
BERLIN (AP) — Almost 40 years after their first kiss, Karl and Bodo are getting hitched. 2017-09-30T08:40:00-04:00 2017-09-30T12:40:19-04:00
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Tillerson calls for calming of situation on Korean Peninsula

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 17:49
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Saturday for a calming of the situation on the Korean Peninsula, but said it was incumbent on North Korea to halt its missile launches. 2017-09-30T04:59:00-04:00 2017-09-30T08:59:42-04:00
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Spain, Catalonia head for showdown over independence vote

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 17:49
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Montserrat Aguilera wasn't intending to vote for the Catalonia region to secede from the rest of Spain. 2017-09-30T06:04:00-04:00 2017-09-30T10:04:57-04:00
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Tillerson in China to discuss North Korea, Trump visit

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 14:49
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Chinese President Xi Jinping and other officials Saturday on issues including trade, North Korea and preparations for an anticipated visit by President Donald Trump to China in November. 2017-09-30T02:19:00-04:00 2017-09-30T06:19:12-04:00
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The Latest: News agency reports Iran will maneuver with Iraq

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 14:01
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on developments in Iraq (all times local): 2017-09-30T03:28:00-04:00 2017-09-30T07:28:56-04:00
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The Latest: Spain has Catalan voting technology dismantled

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 14:01
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's plans to hold a referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 2017-09-30T03:38:00-04:00 2017-09-30T07:38:06-04:00
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Iraqi military preparing to take control of Kurdish borders

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 14:01
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq's military prepared Saturday to take control of the international borders of the northern Kurdish region. 2017-09-29T22:31:00-04:00 2017-09-30T02:31:39-04:00
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Aid flows to Puerto Rico but many still lack water and food

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 05:48
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Thousands of Puerto Ricans were finally getting water and food rations Friday as an aid bottleneck began to ease, but many remained cut off from the basic necessities of life and were desperate for power, communications and other trappings of normality in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. 2017-09-29T18:07:00-04:00 2017-09-29T22:07:41-04:00
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US to Americans: Stay away from Cuba after health 'attacks'

AP - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 02:48
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States delivered an ominous warning to Americans on Friday to stay away from Cuba and ordered home more than half the U.S. diplomatic corps, acknowledging neither the Cubans nor America's FBI can figure out who or what is responsible for months of mysterious health ailments. 2017-09-29T15:05:00-04:00 2017-09-29T19:05:30-04:00
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