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Powerful 7.1 quake shakes central Chile; no damage reported

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 4:17pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 4:45pm

SANTIAGO, Chile — A powerful magnitude 7.1 earthquake has struck off Chile's central coast but there are no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

The U.S. Geological...

Aaron Hernandez friends, family turn out for private funeral

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 4:10pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 4:45pm

BRISTOL, Conn. — Aaron Hernandez's family and friends bid farewell to the former NFL star at a private funeral Monday, and a judge ordered that three suicide notes he left be...

Jury divided in 1st trial for Cliven Bundy's Nevada standoff

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 3:30pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 4:00pm

LAS VEGAS — A federal jury in Las Vegas found two men guilty Monday in an armed standoff that stopped government agents from rounding up cattle near Cliven Bundy's Nevada ranch...

Ohio governor, ex-GOP presidential candidate, publishes book

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 2:59pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 3:30pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Gov. John Kasich's new book, "Two Paths: America Divided or United," provides a rare, and sometimes raw, behind-the-scenes look at being a 2016 presidential...

Caitlyn Jenner talks of suicide, secrets in new book

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 2:42pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 3:15pm

NEW YORK — Caitlyn Jenner opened up Monday about her frank new memoir detailing her now 2-year-old transition and the bumps along the way, including her three failed marriages...

Old-guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 2:32pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 3:00pm

PARIS — France's established parties are rallying around the man who helped shut them out of the presidential runoff, maverick centrist Emmanuel Macron — an alliance of...

The Latest: Israeli president denounces Le Pen's comments

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 1:00pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 1:30pm

PARIS — The Latest on the French presidential election (all times local):

8:55 p.m.

Israel's president is denouncing French far-right presidential candidate...

US general in Afghanistan suggests Russia arming the Taliban

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 12:43pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 1:15pm

KABUL — The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American-backed forces in Afghanistan, top U.S. military officials said...

Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 12:14pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK — Fire marshals sifted through charred wreckage and worked through the night to try to determine what sparked a fast-moving house fire that killed five people,...

US issues 271 sanctions in response to Syrian President Bashar Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 11:45am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 12:15pm

WASHINGTON — US issues 271 sanctions in response to Syrian President Bashar Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons.

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Ex-Fox News guest: Hannity made 'uncomfortable' advances

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 11:34am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 12:00pm

A former Fox News guest says Sean Hannity made her feel "uncomfortable" by repeatedly asking her to his hotel while on assignment more than a decade ago, and said she stopped...

Airstrike kills 8 family members in northern Syria

By The Canadian Press April 24, 2017 - 11:27am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 12:00pm

BEIRUT — An airstrike killed eight family members, five of them children, as they fled fighting between U.S.-allied Syrian forces and Islamic State militants on Monday,...

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