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Bomb kills 2 soldiers in northwest Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb attached to a motorcycle struck an army vehicle in northwestern Pakistan on Friday, killing two soldiers, a police official said. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. Hours later, Pakistani jets killed 22 militants in a troubled northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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Woman with gun arrested outside White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Michigan woman carrying a gun was arrested outside the White House just after President Barack Obama completed a nationally broadcast speech announcing his plan for the U.S. immigration system.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

 

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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Florida State shooter went from liked to troubled

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State graduate Myron May seemed to change from a well-liked young attorney to would-be killer in a matter of months, stopped only by a fusillade of police bullets outside the library at his alma mater after he opened fire on students who dove between the stacks to escape.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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As snow ends, roof collapses, floods are concerns

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond raised the possibility of floods and more roofs collapsing under the heavy loads.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430M: Equilar study

NEW YORK (AP) — This year's flurry of corporate mergers may not pay off for shareholders in the long run, but one thing is for sure: The bosses who are selling their companies will do just fine.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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Angry Mexicans protest over 43 missing students

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A largely peaceful march by tens of thousand demanding the return of 43 missing students ended in violence, as a small group of masked protesters battled police in Mexico City's main square.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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US, Turkey still not in sync on Syria

 

ISTANBUL (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden on Friday will become the latest in a parade of U.S. officials trying to push Turkey to step up its role in the international coalition's fight against Islamic State extremists.

Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014

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