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 2022-05-25 01:00 

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Georgia US Senate race will pit Warnock against Walker...

By SUDHIN THANAWALA ATLANTA (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock will face Republican football legend Herschel Walker for a coveted Senate seat in Georgia after both handily defeated primary challengers on Tuesday to set up a historic, high-s...

 2022-05-25 00:33 

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Court battles go down to count deadline in Pa. Senate race...

HARRISBURG — Former hedge fund CEO David McCormick went to Pennsylvania's highest court Tuesday in an eleventh-hour bid to help him close the gap in votes with celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck Republican ...

 2022-05-24 19:00 

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GOP intervenes in 11th-hour Pa. Senate race ballot lawsuit...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The national and state Republican parties are taking the same side as celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck GOP primary contest for U.S. Senate and opposing a lawsuit that could...

 2022-05-24 13:00 

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GOP takes Oz's side in Pa. Senate race vote-counting lawsuit...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The national Republican Party is taking the side of celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck GOP primary contest for U.S. Senate and opposing a lawsuit that could help former hedge...

 2022-05-24 13:00 

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GOP takes Oz's side in Pa. Senate race vote-counting lawsuit...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The national Republican Party is taking the side of celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck GOP primary contest for U.S. Senate and opposing a lawsuit that could help former hedge...

 2022-05-24 01:01 

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McCormick sues over counting mail ballots in Pa. Senate race...

HARRISBURG — The campaign of David McCormick, who is in a neck-and-neck Republican primary contest for the U.S. Senate against celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz, sued in a Pennsylvania court Monday to try to ensure counties obey a brand-new fede...

 2022-05-24 01:00 

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McCormick sues over counting mail ballots in Pa. Senate race...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The campaign of David McCormick, who is in a neck-and-neck Republican primary contest for the U.S. Senate against celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz, sued in a Pennsylvania court Monday to try to ensure countie...

 2022-05-23 09:00 

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Biden: US would intervene with military to defend Taiwan...

By JOSH BOAK, AAMER MADHANI and ZEKE MILLER TOKYO (AP) — President Joe Biden said Monday that the U.S. would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, saying the burden to protect Taiwan is "even stronger' after Russia's invas...

 2022-05-21 06:00 

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Contest too close to call, recount likely...

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat is too close to call and is likely headed for a statewide recount to decide the winner of the contest between heart surgeon-turned-TV celebrity Dr. Mehmet Oz and former ...

 2022-05-21 01:00 

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Pa. Senate GOP primary too close to call, recount likely...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat is too close to call and is likely headed for a statewide recount to decide the winner of the contest between and . A recount would mean that the ...

 2022-05-20 19:00 

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US lawmakers urge binding vote on Puerto Rico status...

By DNICA COTO SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A group of mostly Democratic congress members, including the House majority leader, on Thursday proposed a binding plebiscite to decide whether Puerto Rico should become a state or gain some sort of indepen...

 2022-05-20 13:00 

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Finland says Russia suspending natural gas supplies...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Russia will cut off natural gas to Finland after the Nordic country that this week refused President Vladimir Putin's demand to pay in rubles, the Finnish state-owned energy company said Friday, the latest escalation o...

 2022-05-20 05:09 

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Oz, McCormick tied with thousands of ballots to count...

Two days after polls closed in Pennsylvania's closely watched primary election, the Associated Press deemed the Republican U.S.Senate race still too early to call Thursday, with celebrity surgeon Mehmet Oz and hedge fund CEO David McCormick seemingly ...

 2022-05-20 01:00 

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Oz, McCormick tied in Pa. with thousands of ballots to count...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vote counting in Pennsylvania's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate dragged into a third day as and remained essentially tied with thousands of ballots left to tally. Oz, who was endorsed by former Presiden...

 2022-05-19 20:51 

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Oz, McCormick tied in Pa. with thousands of ballots to count...

HARRISBURG — Vote counting in Pennsylvania's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate dragged into a third day as Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund CEO David McCormick remained essentially tied with tens of thousands of ballots left to tally....

 2022-05-19 15:00 

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Biden meets Sweden, Finland leaders to talk NATO, Russia...

By ZEKE MILLER and CHRIS MEGERIAN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday welcomed the leaders of Sweden and Finland to the White House, as he hailed the applications of the once-neutral countries to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organiza...

 2022-05-19 11:00 

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North Korea's suspected COVID-19 caseload nears 2 million...

By KIM TONG-HYUNG SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday reported 262,270 more suspected COVID-19 cases as its pandemic caseload neared 2 million — a week after the country acknowledged the outbreak and scrambled to slow infections ...

 2022-05-18 19:00 

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Oz, McCormick still neck and neck in Pa. GOP Senate primary...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Heart surgeon-turned-TV celebrity and former hedge fund CEO went into Wednesday essentially tied in Pennsylvania's hotly contested Republican nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat, expected to be among the n...

 2022-05-18 13:00 

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Vote counting drags on in Pennsylvania's GOP Senate primary...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Heart surgeon-turned-TV celebrity and former hedge fund CEO went into Wednesday essentially tied in Pennsylvania's hotly contested Republican nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat, expected to be among the n...

 2022-05-18 13:00 

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Vote counting drags on in Pennsylvania's GOP Senate primary...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Heart surgeon-turned-TV celebrity and former hedge fund CEO went into Wednesday essentially tied in Pennsylvania's hotly contested Republican nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat, expected to be among the n...

 2022-05-16 09:00 

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Johnson says UK will act on N. Ireland rules if EU won't...

By JILL LAWLESS LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday renewed British threats to break a Brexit agreement with the European Union, blaming it for a political crisis that's blocking the formation of a new government in Northern Ire...

 2022-05-16 07:00 

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Pennsylvania Senate hopeful Fetterman recovering from stroke...

By MARC LEVY and STEVE PEOPLES HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, the leading Democrat in the state's high-profile Senate contest, suffered a stroke just days before the primary election but was on his way to a "ful...

 2022-05-15 22:52 

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Authorities: 1 killed, 5 hurt in California church shooting...

LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — One person was killed and four others critically wounded in a shooting Sunday afternoon at a Presbyterian church in a suburban Southern California community where the majority of residents are seniors, officials said. A s...

 2022-05-15 20:10 

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Fetterman, Pa. Democrat running for Senate, suffered stroke...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, a Democrat running for U.S. Senate, has suffered a stroke but is on his way to a "full recovery," the campaign said Sunday....

 2022-05-15 07:00 

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Radio station elevates voices of Hungary's Roma minority...

By JUSTIN SPIKE BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Intellectuals, broadcasters and cultural figures from Hungary's Roma community are using the airwaves to reframe narratives and elevate the voices of the country's largest minority group. Radio Dikh &...

 2022-05-15 01:00 

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'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam...

By STEVE PEOPLES CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — Republican Senate hopeful is stepping up his criticism of far-right candidates in Pennsylvania who are gaining traction ahead of Tuesday's primary election. After spending much of the campaign steering clear...

 2022-05-15 00:08 

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Oz condemns GOP opponent's 'pedophilia' tweet on Islam...

CARLISLE — Republican Senate hopeful Mehmet Oz is stepping up his criticism of far-right candidates in Pennsylvania who are gaining traction ahead of Tuesday's primary election....

 2022-05-13 19:00 

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Passengers on German train overpower knife attacker...

BERLIN (AP) — An off-duty police officer and two other passengers on a regional train in Germany overpowered a Iraq-born man who wounded five people including the officer with a knife on Friday, authorities said. A top law enforcement official said ...

 2022-05-13 15:00 

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Passengers on German train overpower attacker who wounded 5...

BERLIN (AP) — Three passengers on a regional train in Germany overpowered an Iraq-born man who wounded five people with a knife on Friday, authorities said. The train was traveling near the western city of Aachen when the man began attacking fellow ...

 2022-05-13 00:29 

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Jan. 6 panel subpoenas McCarthy...

WASHINGTON — A House panel issued subpoenas Thursday to House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy and four other GOP lawmakers in its probe into the violent Jan. 6 insurrection, an extraordinary step that has little precedent and is certain to further ...

 2022-05-12 21:00 

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EXPLAINER: WNBA star Brittney Griner's detention in Russia...

As WNBA star and two-time U.S. Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner approaches the three-month mark of , she has no clear prospect of release. The All-Star center may as early as Friday face a Moscow court hearing, which is likely to extend her pre-trial...

 2022-05-12 09:00 

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EXPLAINER: Who's the Swedish doctor facing execution in Iran...

By ISABEL DEBRE DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Vida Mehrannia is trying to save her husband's life. Iran is scheduled to put him to death within nine days — by May 21. To Iran, the 50-year-old . To his colleagues, he is a respected phy...

 2022-05-12 01:00 

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North Korea raises alarm after confirming 1st COVID-19 case...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea announced its first coronavirus infection more than two years into the pandemic Thursday as leader Kim Jong Un called for raising COVID-19 preventive measures to maximum levels. The Korean Central News Agency sa...

 2022-05-10 03:00 

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SKorea's new leader offers support if N Korea denuclearizes...

By HYUNG-JIN KIM SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's new president says he'll present "an audacious plan" to improve North Korea's economy if it denuclearizes. Yoon Suk Yeol made the offer during a speech at his inauguration ...

 2022-05-10 03:00 

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Lam says Hong Kong now has China patriots firmly in charge...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Monday that Chinese patriots are now firmly in charge of the city following the , who ran unopposed in a process controlled by Beijing. Lam's comments came a day after a carefully vetted election...

 2022-05-09 15:00 

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Unionist party refuses to form new N Ireland government...

By SYLVIA HUI LONDON (AP) — Northern Ireland's largest unionist party, which lost last week's local elections, refused Monday to return to a power-sharing government saying it will not do so until its demands over post-Brexit customs arrange...

 2022-05-07 11:00 

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Afghanistan's Taliban order women to wear burqa in public...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's Taliban rulers on Saturday ordered all Afghan women to wear the all-covering burqa in public, a sharp hard-line pivot that confirmed the worst fears of rights activists and was bound to further complicate ...

 2022-05-06 23:59 

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Brittney Griner detained in Russia as Mercury opens season...

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Mercury open the season at home Friday night against the Las Vegas Aces. One player who won't be on the bench will be prominently on everyone's minds: Brittney Griner....

 2022-05-06 23:00 

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McConnell, Utah leaders honor 'larger than life' Orrin Hatch...

By SAM METZ SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell paid tribute to the late Sen. Orrin Hatch on Friday, celebrating the Utah icon as a principled conservative, committed public servant and man of faith. Two weeks after Hatch di...

 2022-05-06 13:00 

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China installing former security chief as Hong Kong leader...

KEN MORITSUGU HONG KONG (AP) — China is installing a career security official as the new leader of Hong Kong in the culmination of a sweeping political transformation that has gutted any opposition in the Asian financial center and placed it ever mo...

 2022-05-05 13:00 

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UK, Japan leaders hold talks with security, Russia on agenda...

LONDON (AP) — The militaries of Britain and Japan will "work more closely together" under a defense deal that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced during talks with his Japanese counterpart Thursday. Johnson hosted Premier Fumio Ki...

 2022-05-04 22:57 

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Election fraud claims thrive on Pa. campaign trail...

HARRISBURG — With two weeks until Pennsylvania's primary election, Republican candidates running for U.S. Senate and governor continue to sow doubts about the legitimacy of 2020's presidential election, showing the extent to which the GOP ca...

 2022-05-04 21:00 

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DHS disinformation board's work, plans remain a mystery...

By AMANDA SEITZ and NOMAAN MERCHANT WASHINGTON (AP) — There is little credible information about the new Disinformation Governance Board. And that has made it an instant target for criticism. The board, part of the Department of Homeland Security, w...

 2022-05-04 13:00 

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Sinn Fein eyes historic win in Northern Ireland election...

By JILL LAWLESS and PETER MORRISON BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — Ever since Northern Ireland was founded as a Protestant-majority state a century ago, its governments have been led by unionist politicians who defined themselves as British. But if...

 2022-05-04 13:00 

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Election fraud claims thrive on Pennsylvania campaign trail...

By MARC LEVY HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — With two weeks until Pennsylvania's primary election, Republican candidates running for U.S. Senate and governor continue to sow doubts about the legitimacy of 2020's presidential election, showing the ext...

 2022-05-03 22:59 

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Abortion case leak shows that the Supreme Court is broken...

The leaked draft of a majority Supreme Court decision by Justice Samuel Alito overturning Roe v. Wade means several things....

 2022-05-03 19:00 

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US abortion trends have changed since landmark 1973 ruling...

By LINDSEY TANNER The abortion landscape has changed in the United States since the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision in 1973. A leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision suggests a majority of justices support throwing out that ruling, which legali...

 2022-05-03 13:00 

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Live updates | Challengers seek to push Indiana House right...

By The Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — Conservatives seeking to push the Republican-controlled Indiana Legislature further to the right are trying to unseat several GOP lawmakers in their primaries. About two dozen so-called liberty candidates are i...

 2022-04-30 19:00 

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Despite payment, investors brace for Russia to default...

By KEN SWEET NEW YORK (AP) — Prices for Russian credit default swaps — insurance contracts that protect an investor against a default — plunged sharply overnight after Moscow used its precious foreign currency reserves to make a last min...

 2022-04-27 23:00 

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Trump becomes target of new ad after Ohio Senate endorsement...

By JULIE CARR SMYTH COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group opposing in Ohio's contentious Republican Senate primary is making the former president the target of a new ad campaign. The ad from the conservative Club for Growth, which supports former Ohio t...

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