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Where US sees terror prevention, some Muslims see profiling

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Sameer Mohiuddin grew more confused by the second as panelists speaking at his Southern California mosque trumpeted a new national initiative to prevent violent extremism.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 April 2015

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Talks to begin on Capitol Hill budget measure

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cuts to Medicare and the health care law and almost $40 billion in unrequested money for overseas war-fighting operations top the agenda as congressional negotiators meet on Monday to begin ironing out a Republican budget blueprint for next year and beyond.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 April 2015

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Amid more migrant emergencies, EU searches for response

MILAN (AP) — Rescuers responded Monday to two new migrant emergencies off Libya and a third boat ran aground near Greece following a weekend disaster that left hundreds feared dead, as top European officials searched for ways to stem the tide of illegal trafficking from Africa and the Middle East.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 April 2015

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Survivor: Smugglers locked hundreds in hold of capsized boat

ROME (AP) — A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy and intensifying pressure on the European Union Sunday to finally meet demands for decisive action.

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Waivers may give next president way out of health care feuds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican or Democrat, the next president will have the chance to remake the nation's health care overhaul without fighting Congress.

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Public memorial Monday for the Rev. Robert Schuller

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — A public memorial will be held Monday for televangelist Rev. Robert H. Schuller outside the glimmering cathedral he built in Southern California.

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NC man's obituary urges readers to reject Hillary Clinton

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man's obituary asked two things of friends and family: instead of sending flowers for the funeral, give the money to charity. And don't vote for Hillary Rodham Clinton in 2016.

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A small victory for fliers: summer domestic fares fall $2.01

 

After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief — $2.01 in savings to be exact.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 April 2015

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