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'Best of best' of Ansel Adams' photos on display

LOS ANGELES (AP) — During the last years of his life, Ansel Adams pored over the tens of thousands of negatives he'd carefully stored since his teens, setting aside 70 he determined would stand as his greatest works of art.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 March 2014

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US rejects Crimea vote, warns Russia on new moves

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday that Crimea's vote to secede from Ukraine and join Russia "would never be recognized" by the United States, as he and other top U.S. officials warned Moscow against making further military moves toward southern and eastern Ukraine.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 March 2014

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Target says it ignored early signs of data breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. said in its annual report that a massive security breach has hurt its image and business, while spawning dozens of legal actions, and it noted it can't estimate how big the financial tab will end up being.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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Malaysian leader: plane's disappearance deliberate

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian passenger jet missing for more than a week had its communications deliberately disabled and its last signal came about seven and a half hours after takeoff, meaning it could have ended up as far as Kazakhstan or deep in the southern Indian Ocean, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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Officials: Attacked immigrants were surrendering

MISSION, Texas (AP) — An immigrant woman, her daughter and another girl who said they were kidnapped and assaulted by a border patrol agent were in the process of surrendering to the agent when their ordeal began, another Border Patrol agent and a federal law enforcement official said Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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Basement may hold clues in NYC blast that killed 8

NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency workers are still removing debris from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings that killed eight people.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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US goes high-tech to help oversee Afghan aid work

WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with the ongoing exit of American troops from Afghanistan, the top U.S. aid agency wants to step up its use of smartphones, satellite imagery and GPS cameras to oversee tax-funded development projects that aid workers no longer will be able to observe with their own eyes.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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Stepmom: Ex-Hawaii soldier's daughter hit often

HONOLULU (AP) — The stepmother of a 5-year-old girl who prosecutors allege was beaten to death by her father testified Friday that she and the former Hawaii soldier abused the girl regularly and that they pulled her out of school so that others wouldn't see the signs the abuse left on the child's body.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 March 2014

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