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Spain gives ultimatum to Catalonia: Back down or be punished

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:17
MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities gave Catalonia's separatist leader five days to explain whether his ambiguous statement on secession was a formal declaration of independence and warned Wednesday that his answer dictated whether they would apply never-used constitutional powers to curtail the region's autonomy. 2017-10-11T12:04:00-04:00 2017-10-11T16:04:24-04:00
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Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission says

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:17
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's long-delayed presidential vote cannot take place until 2019 despite a deal with the opposition that it would occur this year, a top election official said Wednesday. 2017-10-11T11:11:00-04:00 2017-10-11T15:11:12-04:00
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Kenya says all previous candidates can run in fresh election

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 21:10
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — All eight candidates for the Kenya presidential election that was annulled can participate in the new vote later this month, the election commission announced Wednesday, saying opposition leader Raila Odinga is still considered a candidate because he hasn't turned in the required withdrawal form. 2017-10-11T10:21:00-04:00 2017-10-11T14:21:49-04:00
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Trump, Trudeau meet at the White House amid new NAFTA talks

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 21:10
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump remained non-committal about the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement on Wednesday as he welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House amid simmering disputes over trade between the two North American neighbors. 2017-10-11T10:59:00-04:00 2017-10-11T14:59:51-04:00
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Israeli leader at odds with security team over Iran deal

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:44
JERUSALEM (AP) — If President Donald Trump moves to scuttle the landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Israel's nationalist government can be expected to be the loudest — and perhaps only — major player to applaud. 2017-10-11T10:34:00-04:00 2017-10-11T14:34:51-04:00
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Israeli leader at odds with security team over Iran deal

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:30
JERUSALEM (AP) — If President Donald Trump moves to scuttle the landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Israel's nationalist government can be expected to be the loudest — and perhaps only — major player to applaud. 2017-10-11T10:20:00-04:00 2017-10-11T14:20:38-04:00
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Trump, Trudeau meet at the White House amid new NAFTA talks

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:20
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is welcoming Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for talks expected to focus on trade and aviation. 2017-10-11T10:04:00-04:00 2017-10-11T14:04:19-04:00
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The Latest: Catalan official urges Spain PM to accept talks

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:00
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T09:45:00-04:00 2017-10-11T13:45:32-04:00
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Dems who opposed Iran nuke deal urge Trump to keep pact

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — Several congressional Democrats who split with President Barack Obama to oppose the nuclear agreement with Iran are now urging President Donald Trump to uphold the international accord, arguing that robust enforcement is the best way to counter Tehran's malign behavior in the Middle East. 2017-10-11T09:38:00-04:00 2017-10-11T13:38:41-04:00
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Kenya ruling brings new uncertainty to fresh election

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:47
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's new presidential election faced fresh uncertainty Wednesday as a judge ruled that a minor opposition candidate can run, opening the way for all candidates who participated in the August vote that was nullified by the Supreme Court over "irregularities." 2017-10-11T08:58:00-04:00 2017-10-11T12:58:59-04:00
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The Latest: Spain gives Catalan leader Monday deadline

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:32
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T08:52:00-04:00 2017-10-11T12:52:41-04:00
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Hotel worker warned of shooter before Las Vegas massacre

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:17
A maintenance worker said Wednesday he told hotel dispatchers to call police and report a gunman had opened fire with a rifle inside Mandalay Bay before the shooter began firing from his high-rise suite into a crowd at a nearby musical performance. 2017-10-11T09:09:00-04:00 2017-10-11T13:09:15-04:00
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The Latest: Spain PM: No constitution allows right to secede

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:17
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T09:11:00-04:00 2017-10-11T13:11:59-04:00
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The Latest: Spain PM: Catalan leader must get answer right

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 19:04
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T09:01:00-04:00 2017-10-11T13:01:35-04:00
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Hotel worker warned of shooter before Las Vegas massacre

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:50
A maintenance worker said Wednesday he told hotel dispatchers to call police and report a gunman had opened fire with a rifle inside Mandalay Bay before the shooter began firing from his high-rise suite into a crowd at a nearby musical performance. 2017-10-11T08:41:00-04:00 2017-10-11T12:41:38-04:00
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Spain's PM seeks clarity from Catalonia on independence

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:24
MADRID (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy demanded Wednesday that the leader of Catalonia clarify whether he has declared the region's independence, issuing a veiled threat that the central government could limit or rescind Catalan autonomy if he has. 2017-10-11T08:07:00-04:00 2017-10-11T12:07:27-04:00
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AP-NORC Poll: Most say Trump making NKorea situation worse

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 17:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's nuclear weapons development is spooking most Americans, and two-thirds of them say President Donald Trump's war of words with the isolated nation's leader is making the situation worse. Less than 1 in 10 thinks Trump's comments are making it better. 2017-10-11T07:10:00-04:00 2017-10-11T11:10:28-04:00
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The Latest: Spain's premier rejects Catalan mediation offers

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 17:00
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T06:55:00-04:00 2017-10-11T10:55:46-04:00
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California wildfires reduce dreams to embers as flames grow

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:47
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Jose Garnica worked for more than two decades to build up his dream home that was reduced to ashes in a matter of minutes by the deadly firestorm striking California's wine country. 2017-10-11T06:38:00-04:00 2017-10-11T10:38:46-04:00
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The Latest: Spain PM: Catalan independence 'good for nobody'

AP - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:47
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the crisis over Catalonia's independence bid (all times local): 2017-10-11T06:36:00-04:00 2017-10-11T10:36:44-04:00
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