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AP Interview: Yanukovych hopes for Crimea's return

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — Ukraine's ousted president, Viktor Yanukovych, said Wednesday that he was "wrong" to invite Russian troops into Crimea, and vowed to try to persuade Russia to return the Black Sea peninsula.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Malaysia police: Jet mystery may never be solved

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian police investigation into the pilots of the missing Malaysian jet might turn up nothing, the force's chief said Wednesday, while the head of the international search effort also acknowledged that an air hunt to spot wreckage on the surface of the southern Indian Ocean was not certain of success.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

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Syrup-makers go high-tech with wireless monitoring

MILTON, Vt. (AP) — Maple syrup production has come a long way from metal buckets hung on trees, but even high-tech operations have had to rely on old-fashioned foot patrols to fix a common problem — leaks.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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New report details racial gap among US children

 

NEW YORK (AP) — In every region of America, white and Asian children are far better positioned for success than black, Latino and American Indian children, according to a new report appealing for urgent action to bridge this racial gap.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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Stocks rise as US manufacturing recovers

NEW YORK (AP) — New signs of life in the U.S. manufacturing sector sent buyers back to the stock market Tuesday. Ford rose after reporting higher sales for March and Intuitive Surgical jumped after regulators approved the company's latest robotic surgery device.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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NATO orders end to cooperation with Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's foreign ministers ordered an end to civilian and military cooperation with Russia on Tuesday and told their generals and admirals to quickly figure out ways to better protect alliance members that feel threatened by Vladimir Putin's Kremlin.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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A new year of series, specials for Animal Planet

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Unlike some channels, Animal Planet trades on a message beyond "Watch us."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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Pentagon: No US deaths in Afghanistan in March

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says there were no U.S. military deaths in Afghanistan in March — the first zero-fatality month there since January 2007.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

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