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  • SATURDAY, JAN. 11, 2014, 5:36 A.M.

    Riots over economy break out in Tunisia

    TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Riots over Tunisia’s economy flared overnight in towns around the country, leaving one dead and posing an immediate challenge to the new prime minister and the …

  • SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 2013, 4:53 A.M.

    Kerry: Russia must back transition in Syria

    DOHA, Qatar (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is pressing hard on Russia to back an international conference intended to end the bloodshed in Syria and allow a …

  • FRIDAY, DEC. 7, 2012, 6:40 A.M.

    US works with Russia on Syria, but wants Assad out

    BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday that the United States and Russia are committed to trying again to get President Bashar Assad’s regime …

  • THURSDAY, NOV. 29, 2012, 9:34 A.M.

    AP sources: US close to shift on Syrian opposition

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is preparing to recognize Syria’s new opposition council as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people in the coming weeks, paving the way for …

  • FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 2012, 12:10 A.M.

    Texas lawyer pleads not guilty to aiding cartel

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — In public, Marco Antonio Delgado was a philanthropist, a prominent El Paso businessman and a trustee at Carnegie Mellon University. But secretly, investigators say, he …

  • THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2012, 10:27 A.M.

    Texas lawyer pleads not guilty to aiding cartel

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A Texas lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee pleaded not guilty Thursday to laundering more than $600 million for a Mexican drug cartel. Marco …

  • FRIDAY, OCT. 19, 2012, 1:46 A.M.

    If elected, Romney wants a say in ‘fiscal cliff’

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney’s transition team is quietly talking with government officials and Capitol Hill to develop a plan, if he’s elected, to prevent massive cuts to the defense …

  • SATURDAY, SEPT. 8, 2012, 8:38 A.M.

    Russia rebuffs Clinton on Syria, Iran penalties

    VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (AP) — Russia on Saturday soundly rejected U.S. calls for increased pressure on Syrian President Bashar Assad to relinquish power. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton tried …



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