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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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FBI releases report examining mass shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of shootings in which a gunman wounds or kills multiple people has increased dramatically in recent years, with the majority of attacks in the last decade occurring at a business or a school, according to an FBI report released Wednesday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 25 September 2014

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