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Mayor: 'Heroes' died protecting women from anti-Muslim rant

By The Canadian Press May 28, 2017 - 12:04am Updated: May 28, 2017 - 12:30am

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police said Saturday they'll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man accused of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when...

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Clinton by Benghazi families

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 11:50pm Updated: May 28, 2017 - 12:15am

WASHINGTON — A federal judge threw out a lawsuit against Hillary Clinton by the parents of two Americans killed in the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, ruling the...

Philippines says militants shot dead at least 16 civilians

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 11:46pm Updated: May 28, 2017 - 12:30am

MARAWI, Philippines — The Philippine military says it has found the bodies of 16 civilians who were gunned down by Muslim militants in the ongoing fight for the control of...

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 7:23pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 8:00pm

TAORMINA, Italy — As he dashed through the Middle East and Europe, Donald Trump looked like a conventional American leader abroad. He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust...

Reaction to the death of music legend Gregg Allman

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 7:20pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 7:45pm

Reaction to the death of Southern rock music legend Gregg Allman at age 69:

"IVE TRIED.WORDS ARE IMPOSSIBLE GUI GUI FOREVER, CHOOCH" — Allman's ex-wife Cher, via Twitter...

Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 3:55pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 4:30pm

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative...

Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 3:14pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 3:45pm

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn...

UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 2:55pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 3:30pm

MANCHESTER, England — British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more...

Tributes pour in for ex-national security adviser Brzezinski

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 2:13pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 2:45pm

WASHINGTON — Well before he went to the White House in 1977, Jimmy Carter was impressed by the views of foreign policy expert Zbigniew Brzezinski. That Carter immediately liked...

AP source: Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 1:49pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 2:15pm

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and now top White House adviser Jared Kushner proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team...

Palestinian prisoners end mass hunger strike

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 1:42pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 2:15pm

JERUSALEM — Hundreds of hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners ended their 40-day fast on the first day of the month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan, after reaching a compromise...

Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

By The Canadian Press May 27, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 1:15pm

NEW YORK — Take a seat, "Thor."

Scattered plans among Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas to host women-only screenings of the upcoming "Wonder Woman" movie have produced both...

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