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Global stocks edge lower after series of gains

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks were mostly lower Monday as momentum faded from a week of strong gains on Wall Street.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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American killed in Mali worked to improve global health

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a Peace Corps volunteer, expert in global health and the mother of a young boy, Anita Ashok Datar devoted her life to caring for and helping others, her family said.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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Storm blankets parts of Midwest with more than foot of snow

CHICAGO (AP) — The first significant wintry storm of the season blanketed parts of the Midwest with a foot of snow and more was on the way Saturday, creating hazardous conditions as some travelers prepared to depart for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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Brussels under serious terrorism threat after Paris attacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — Heavily armed police and soldiers patrolled key intersections and subways were closed in Belgium's capital Saturday as the government warned of a threat of Paris-style attacks. At least one suspect from the deadly Paris attacks is at large, and was last seen crossing into Belgium.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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Don't let the airlines lose your suitcase this Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — Heading into winter, fliers should take extra precautions with their checked luggage — December and January are traditionally the worst months for lost bags.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 November 2015

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Home values point to a sharp wealth divide within US cities

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's still possible in Boston for a mail carrier, an accountant and a Harvard-trained psychiatrist — basically, the crowd from "Cheers" — to live as neighbors.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 November 2015

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UN official says initial reports indicate 27 killed in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A U.N. official says initial reports from the field indicate that 27 people were killed in the attack on the Radisson hotel in Mali's capital.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 November 2015

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Volkswagen cutting investments, to present US engine fixes

WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen will cut its spending by 1 billion euros ($1.07 billion) next year and "strictly prioritize" investments as it shores up its finances to deal with its emissions-rigging scandal, CEO Matthias Mueller said Friday after a board meeting.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 November 2015

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