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FBI: About 12 Americans fighting in Syria, not 100

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. believes there are about a dozen Americans fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria, not more than 100, as has been cited for months.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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US considers new offer to Iran at nuke talks

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S. is considering softening present demands that Iran gut its uranium enrichment program in favor of a new proposal that would allow Tehran to keep nearly half of the project intact while placing other constraints on its possible use as a path to nuclear weapons, diplomats told The Associated Press.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014

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White House: Holder resigning as attorney general

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration's legal fight against terrorism and weighed in on issues of racial fairness, is resigning after six years on the job. He is the nation's first black attorney general.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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Hundreds protest Iran president outside UN complex

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds have gathered in New York City to protest Iran President Hassan Rouhani (hah-SAHN' roo-HAH'-nee) during his remarks before the U.N. General Assembly.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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Gas prices falling, headed below $3 in much of US

NEW YORK (AP) — The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a "2'' across much the country.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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Frozen chicken load abandoned after ransom attempt

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — An employee of an Idaho trucking company abandoned a trailer containing thousands of pounds of frozen chicken at a western Montana truck stop after the company reportedly refused to pay a ransom for the poultry, Missoula County officials said.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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Donkeys reunited at Polish zoo after sex scandal

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Napoleon is now back with his Antosia.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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Eric Holder resigning as attorney general

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration's legal fight against terrorism and pushed to make the criminal justice system more even-handed, is resigning after six years on the job. He is the nation's first black attorney general.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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