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  • Israeli PM warns of growing concessions in Iran nuke talks

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    (AP) JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister says each day that passes brings greater Western concessions toward Iran in talks over its nuclear program. Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday the progressing talks in Vienna do not represent a "breakthrough but rather a ...

  • Deadly strikes by US-led coalition targeting IS in Raqqa

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    (AP) BEIRUT (AP) — A series of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in eastern Syria has killed at least 10 militants and wounded many others. The airstrikes were confirmed by the coalition, Raqqa-base activists and ...

  • Zoo tram accident in northeastern Thailand kills 4 people

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    (AP) BANGKOK (AP) — Police say four people died and more than 30 were injured after two trams collided at a zoo in northeastern Thailand. The accident occurred Sunday at the Kao Suan Kwang Zoo in the northeastern province of Khon ...

  • 7/7 spurred tough anti-terror measures some say went too far

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    (AP) LONDON (AP) — After four home-grown suicide bombers killed 52 London commuters on July 7, 2005, Prime Minister Tony Blair vowed that Britain would stop at nothing to defeat terrorism. "Let no one be in any doubt," he said. "The ...

  • A family divided: Emotions run high ahead of Greek vote

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    (AP) ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Dimitris is voting "yes" because he fears Greece would be in danger if it leaves the European Union. His daughter Alexandra is voting "no" because she is tired of richer European nations bossing Greece around. His ...

  • CA Lottery

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Saturday: Daily 3 Evening 3-1-9 (three, one, nine) Daily 3 Midday 7-8-4 (seven, eight, four) Daily 4 8-3-5-2 (eight, three, five, two) Daily Derby 1st:2 Lucky Star-2nd:1 Gold Rush-3rd:6 Whirl Win, Race ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperLotto Plus' game

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "SuperLotto Plus" game were: 17-19-23-30-43, Mega Ball: 6 (seventeen, nineteen, twenty-three, thirty, forty-three; Mega Ball: six)

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'The Pick' game

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    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "The Pick" game were: 02-12-16-17-35-39 (two, twelve, sixteen, seventeen, thirty-five, thirty-nine) Players need to match all of the six numbers drawn to win the first-place jackpot. ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

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    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 4-3-5 (four, three, five) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:2 Lucky Star-2nd:1 Gold Rush-3rd:6 Whirl Win, Race Time: 1:41.56 (1st: 2 Lucky Star, 2nd: 1 Gold Rush, 3rd: 6 Whirl Win; ...

  • Mexican military: troops instructed to respect human rights

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    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's Defense Department says its troops were instructed to have "unrestricted" respect for human rights a year ago when soldiers allegedly killed at least 12 suspected drug gang members after they had surrendered. The statement issued ...

  • Bush says he takes Trump's immigration remarks personally

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    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump's recent remarks about Mexico and immigrants and calls the remarks far outside the mainstream of Republican thought. "I don't think he represents the ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

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    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 7-8-4 (seven, eight, four)

  • Alternative for Germany party replaces euroskeptic leader

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    (AP) BERLIN (AP) — The upstart Alternative for Germany party has replaced its euroskeptic leader with a conservative from the east who wants to place greater emphasis on immigration. A majority of AfD members backed Frauke Petry in the leadership vote ...

  • IS video shows troops' deaths in Syria archaeological site

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    (AP) BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a video showing the killing of some 20 government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria. The video released Saturday showed the soldiers being taken in pickup trucks ...

  • Century-old Winchester now displayed in Wyoming museum

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    (AP) CODY, Wyo. (AP) — An abandoned, weathered Winchester rifle dating back to the 1800s is now on display in the Cody Firearms Museum at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Wyoming. The gun was found last year leaning ...

  • Bombings kill 15 people in and around Baghdad

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    (AP) BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say bombings targeting public places have killed 15 people in and around Baghdad. Police officials say the deadliest attack occurred Saturday night when a car bomb exploded on a commercial street in Baghdad's western neighborhood ...

  • Presidential candidates campaign in July Fourth parades

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    (AP) AMHERST, N.H. (AP) — Alongside the patriotic music and waving flags Saturday in parades across Iowa and New Hampshire were clear reminders of a presidential race coming up next year: Red balloons promoting "Jeb! 2016," a tractor draped in a ...

  • Clinton: Hopeful US can reach 'verifiable deal' with Iran

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    (AP) GLEN, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says she is hopeful the U.S. can reach a "strong verifiable deal" to curb Iran's nuclear weapons program by next week's deadline. The Democratic presidential front-runner was speaking at a July 4th campaign ...

  • Neo-Nazis rally in London, outnumbered by rivals

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    (AP) LONDON (AP) — A small group of neo-Nazis have staged an anti-Semitic rally in London, but were hugely outnumbered by counter-demonstrators. About 20 far-right activists protested in central London against Shomrim, a Jewish neighborhood watch group. They had planned to ...

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