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Beatles say 'let it be': Fans can soon stream their music

NEW YORK (AP) — They love us, yeah! yeah! yeah!

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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At least 13 migrants dead as boat sinks off Greek island

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a small plastic boat carrying migrants from Turkey to Europe has sunk off an eastern Greek islet drowning at least 13, mostly children.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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Rights watchdog accuses Russia of civilian killings in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — A human rights watchdog on Wednesday accused Russia of using cluster munitions and unguided bombs on civilian areas in Syria in attacks that it says have killed hundreds of people in the past few months.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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Upside-down weather pattern across US linked to El Nino

SEATTLE (AP) — Astrid Rau just baked 16 kinds of Christmas cookies, including a batch in the shape of snowflakes. But she's nevertheless having trouble getting in the holiday spirit, thanks to forecasts that have the temperature in her hometown of Perkasie, Pennsylvania, hitting 72 degrees on Thursday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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British MP says US denied boarding to Muslim family

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron's office says he will look into a lawmaker's claim that U.S. officials prevented a British Muslim family from flying to Disneyland for a planned holiday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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No charges for Bland jailers, but arrest to face scrutiny

HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — A Texas grand jury declined to indict sheriff's officials or jailers in the death of a black woman at a county jail last summer, three days after a state trooper pulled her over for a minor traffic violation that led to a combative exchange and her arrest. The grand jury's decision in the death of 28-year-old Sandra Bland does not conclude the matter. Here are some things to know about where the case stands:

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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Woman dies after being forcibly removed from hospital

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A woman who refused to leave a hospital when doctors discharged her died after she was forcibly removed by police, authorities said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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Bowe Bergdahl arraigned at North Carolina Army base

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Wearing a dress blue uniform, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl faced a military judge Tuesday for the first time since the U.S. Army decided to proceed with a military trial that could result in a life sentence for his disappearance in Afghanistan in 2009.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

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