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Video shows only known US jaguar roaming Arizona mountains

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The only known wild jaguar in the United States is seen roaming around a creek and other parts of a mountain range in southern Arizona in the first publicly released video of the giant cat.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Food industry looks to Congress as GMO labeling law nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — The food industry is pressuring Congress to act before the state of Vermont requires food labels for genetically modified ingredients.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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General says troop cuts would leave too few to train Afghans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The senior U.S. commander in Afghanistan says if the American troop level is cut to 5,500 as President Barack Obama has proposed, there will be too few left to train the still-fledgling Afghan security forces.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Roberts sold more than $250,000 in Microsoft stock

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's recent decision to step into a relatively unimportant case involving Microsoft's Xbox 360 gaming system revealed that Chief Justice John Roberts has sold between $250,000 and $500,000 in Microsoft stock in the past year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Leaders seek funds for Syria, elusive stability for region

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron urged world leaders on Thursday to dig deep to help millions of victims of Syria's civil war — even as diplomatic efforts to end the conflict stuttered and stalled.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Seoul, Tokyo threaten to intercept N. Korean rocket debris

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea and Japan vowed to shoot down any debris that falls on their territories from a long-range rocket that North Korea plans to fire this month, with Seoul saying Thursday that it has detected launch preparations by Pyongyang.

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2016

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Shadowy companies, big bucks: Election mystery money returns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Campaign money from shadowy sources is back this election. More than $4 million of it channeled to outside groups helping presidential candidates has come from unknown or masked donors.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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Higher temperatures make Zika mosquito spread disease more

WASHINGTON (AP) — The mosquito behind the Zika virus seems to operate like a heat-driven missile of disease. The hotter it gets, the better the mosquito that carries Zika virus is at transmitting its buffet of dangerous illnesses, scientists say.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 February 2016

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