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Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 6:11pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:45pm

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena...

LA art dealer sentenced in theft from high-profile clients

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 6:05pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:30pm

LOS ANGELES — A former California art dealer has been sentenced to jail for stealing more than $1 million from owners of paintings, including former Disney executive Michael...

Man charged in scheme to sell paintings from $500M art heist

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 6:05pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:30pm

BOSTON — A West Virginia man tried to fetch millions for two oil paintings he did not have access to and falsely claimed were stolen in the largest art heist in U.S. history,...

Brazil's Temer says he will only leave office if forced

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 5:46pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:15pm

RIO DE JANEIRO — Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer says he will only leave office if forced out because stepping down would be an admission of guilt in a corruption...

Greece falls short in efforts to secure deal with creditors

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 5:40pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:15pm

BRUSSELS — Greece and its European creditors failed to clinch a deal Monday that would have seen the cash-strapped country get its next batch of bailout loans and secure an...

Dad of Times Square crash victim leaves note at her memorial

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:49pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

NEW YORK — The father of a Michigan tourist killed by an out-of-control driver in Times Square left a note at a memorial for his daughter, thanking New Yorkers for their...

Boeing blamed for maintenance errors on Air Force One

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:47pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

WASHINGTON — Boeing mechanics are to blame for accidental contamination of oxygen systems aboard one of the modified Boeing 747 planes known as Air Force One used for...

Cyprus president: Talks proposal could bring swift results

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:47pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

NICOSIA, Cyprus — The Greek Cypriot president of ethnically divided Cyprus on Monday urged Turkish Cypriots to accept his proposal to deal first with the toughest issues...

Ford taps former office furniture executive to be new CEO

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:46pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

DEARBORN, Mich. — The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars...

Justices make it easier for companies to defend patent cases

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:46pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday made it easier for companies to defend themselves against patent infringement lawsuits in a ruling that places strict limits on where...

Trump Israel trip 1st presidential flight from Saudi Arabia

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:46pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

JERUSALEM — Even before President Donald Trump began his trip to Israel, he had made history of sorts.

His flight from Riyadh to Tel Aviv on Monday marked a rare direct...

Carrier announces timeline for eliminating Indianapolis jobs

By The Canadian Press May 22, 2017 - 3:45pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 4:15pm

INDIANAPOLIS — Carrier Corp. is releasing a timeline for eliminating 632 jobs at the company's Indianapolis factory — work that will be outsourced to Mexico.

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