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Obama's simple promises vex complex health rollout

WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounded so simple. Too simple, it turns out.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Senate moves ahead on gay rights bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is moving forward on the first major bill barring workplace discrimination against gays in nearly two decades as Americans' shifting views about homosexuality have significantly changed the political dynamic.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Aid needs of Syrians spike as diplomats meet

GENEVA (AP) — As diplomats assessed prospects of bringing Syria's warring sides around the negotiating table, the United Nations said Tuesday that 40 percent of all Syrians are now in need in need of humanitarian aid.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Germany: huge art hoard includes unknown Chagall

 

AUGSBURG, Germany (AP) — A hoard of more than 1,400 artworks found by tax investigators in a German apartment includes a previously unknown piece by Marc Chagall and works by some of the masters of the 20th century, authorities said Tuesday. Some of the works are believed to have been missing since they were seized by the Nazis.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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LAX suspect remains heavily sedated, under guard

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man accused of opening fire at Los Angeles International Airport, shooting employees and terrorizing travelers, accomplished two of his goals, according to authorities: kill a Transportation Security Administration officer and show how easy it is to get a gun into an airport.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013

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Bribery case reverberates across Navy with arrests

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It started with an invitation to the Broadway production of the Lion King in Tokyo for the Navy commander, his wife and their children.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013

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Syria vows to vaccinate all children against polio

 

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria said Monday that it will work with international organizations to ensure that all children in the country, even those in rebel-held areas, will be vaccinated against polio following an outbreak of the crippling and highly communicable disease.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013

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Washington boy finds giant maple leaf

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — While playing in leaves, a 4-year-old Washington boy found a maple leaf almost as big as he is.

Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013

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