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Abortion case appears to split depleted Supreme Court

March 2, 2016 - 9:31am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court appeared sharply divided Wednesday over Texas abortion clinic regulations in its biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter-century....
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How to stop Trump? GOP leaders search for a way

March 2, 2016 - 9:27am
MIAMI (AP) -- Gripped by chaos and dismay, Republican leaders searched on Wednesday for a last-chance option to derail Donald Trump's momentum fueled by seven commanding Super Tuesday victories....
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Christie's shell-shocked look stirs mockery, befuddlement

March 2, 2016 - 9:19am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Was that really Chris Christie, the brusque, take-a-back-seat-to-no-one governor of New Jersey?...
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UN approves toughest sanctions on North Korea in 20 years

March 2, 2016 - 8:59am
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved the toughest sanctions on North Korea in two decades on Wednesday, reflecting growing anger at Pyongyang's latest nuclear test and rocket launch in defiance of a ban on all nuclear-related activity....
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Lawyer: Mexican Drug lord changes mind, wants extradition

March 2, 2016 - 8:57am
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A lawyer for drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman said Wednesday his client now wants to be extradited as soon as possible to the United States because guards at a Mexican maximum-security prison won't let him sleep....
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US official: Debris from same type of plane as MH370

March 2, 2016 - 8:52am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Debris that washed up in Mozambique has been tentatively identified as a part from the same type of aircraft as the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a U.S. official said Wednesday....
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Indonesia lifts tsunami warning issued after powerful quake

March 2, 2016 - 8:34am
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesia lifted a tsunami warning issued Wednesday after a powerful earthquake off Sumatra sent islanders rushing to high ground....
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With EU borders closing, it's a boom time for smugglers

March 2, 2016 - 8:16am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- Tensions simmered one night inside the smoky Belgrade City cafe in a rough neighborhood near the train station. The price of a human being was being decided....
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Residents return to Turkish town of Cizre, find it destroyed

March 2, 2016 - 7:49am
CIZRE, Turkey (AP) -- The stench of death and the smell of gunpowder rose from mounds of rubble Wednesday as residents of the Turkish town of Cizre returned to find many of their homes obliterated amid Turkey's efforts to crush Kurdish militants. At least one body was still lying inside a ruined house....
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'Downton Abbey' explored social change even as it stayed put

March 2, 2016 - 7:22am
NEW YORK (AP) -- For all its six seasons, "Downton Abbey" has been a graciously paced time-scape through early 1900s Britain....
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