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Obama orders 40 percent cut in government's greenhouse gases

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama ordered the federal government on Thursday to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases by 40 percent, as the U.S. seeks to spur other nations to get serious about climate change.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Islamic State group claims Tunisia attack that killed 23

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The radical Islamic State Group claimed responsibility Thursday for the attack on a famed Tunis museum that left 23 people dead, scores of tourists wounded and upended the country's struggling tourism industry.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Frats are finding themselves under fire for bad behavior

Racist chants. Nude photos of unconscious women. A criminal investigation into hazing. Fraternities around the country seem to be coming under fire as never before over behavior that would shock the frat boys of "Animal House."

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Affidavit: LAPD analyst's error delayed Robert Durst link

HOUSTON (AP) — A Los Angeles Police Department document examiner's erroneous handwriting analysis in 2001 delayed authorities linking millionaire Robert Durst to a friend's killing by as much as 16 months, a search warrant released Wednesday reveals.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Police seek motive in Phoenix-area rampage that killed 1

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are trying to determine a motive for an ex-convict's rampage that left one person dead and five others wounded in suburban Phoenix.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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US turns to rewards in hunt for overseas cyber criminals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI considers Evgeniy Bogachev one of the world's most prolific and brilliant cyber criminals, slapping his photos — bald, beefy-faced and smiling faintly — on "Wanted" fliers posted online. The Russian would be an ideal target for prosecution — if only the Justice Department could find him.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Philippines imposes 'weed bond' on One Direction

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine Bureau of Immigration is requiring two members of the English-Irish band One Direction to post bonds worth nearly $5,000 each, to be forfeited if they are caught using or impliedly promoting illegal drugs while in Manila for their concert this weekend.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 March 2015

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Review: Can you really save money by cutting the cord?

NEW YORK (AP) — There are more ways to watch television online than ever. Even HBO and ESPN — two channels often cited as reasons people keep expensive cable or satellite TV packages — will be available for streaming on their own. All these offerings make it possible to drop your pay-TV service without giving up favorite shows.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 March 2015

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