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Vatican unveils bone fragments said to be Peter's

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican publicly unveiled a handful of bone fragments purportedly belonging to St. Peter on Sunday, reviving the scientific debate and tantalizing mystery over whether the relics found in a shoe box truly belong to the first pope.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 November 2013

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Analysis: Iran deal leaves Israel few options

JERUSALEM (AP) — After feverishly trying to derail the international community's nuclear deal with Iran in recent weeks, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu now has little choice but to accept an agreement that he has derided as deeply flawed.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 November 2013

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Secrecy shrouds Sandy Hook shooting investigation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A prosecutor is planning to release a report Monday on the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, but the public will have to wait longer for the state police's full accounting of the crime.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 November 2013

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Easing of Iran sanctions could start in December

PARIS (AP) — Sanctions against Iran could be eased as soon as December, France's foreign minister said Monday, after a potentially history-shaping deal that gives Tehran six months to increase access to its nuclear sites in exchange for keeping the central elements of its uranium program.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 November 2013

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Powerful storm system blasts US West; 4 killed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Western U.S. has been drenched by a powerful storm system that blasted several states and has led to four deaths.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 November 2013

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Hard bargaining in Geneva on Iran nuclear deal

GENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and five foreign ministers joined Iran nuclear talks Saturday, cautioning there were no guarantees their participation would be enough to seal a deal to curb Tehran's atomic program.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 November 2013

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Pakistani drone protesters block NATO supply route

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Thousands of people protesting U.S. drone strikes blocked a road in northwest Pakistan on Saturday used to truck NATO troop supplies and equipment in and out of Afghanistan, the latest sign of rising tension caused by the attacks.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 November 2013

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Guilty plea in bird deaths at wind farms a first

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major U.S. power company has pleaded guilty to killing eagles and other birds at two Wyoming wind farms and agreed to pay $1 million as part of the first enforcement of environmental laws protecting birds against wind energy facilities.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 November 2013

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