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Body of Mexican man shot by police flown to Mexico, buried

By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS
Associated Press

SPOKANE, Washington (AP) -- The body of a Mexican man shot dead by police last month has been flown to Mexico and buried in the...full story
updated 2015-03-07 09:02 AM
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Body of Mexican man shot by police flown to Mexico, buried
By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS
Associated Press

SPOKANE, Washington (AP) -- The body of a Mexican man shot dead by police last month has been flown to Mexico and buried in the....Fullstory

2015-03-07 09:02 AM

AP Source: Federal charges expected in Menendez case
By ERIC TUCKER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A person familiar with a federal investigation of Sen. Bob Menendez says the Justice Department is expected to bring criminal charges against....Fullstory

2015-03-07 09:02 AM

CIA's Brennan to overhaul US spy agency
By KEN DILANIAN
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- CIA Director John Brennan has ordered a sweeping reorganization of the U.S. spy agency, an overhaul designed to make its leaders more....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:42 AM

Democrats decry Republican subpoena of Clinton's emails
By MATTHEW DALY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats on the House committee investigating the attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi attack are asking the panel's Republican chairman....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:01 AM

US backs Tunisia's efforts to improve investment appeal
By BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA and BEN WIACEK
Associated Press

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Tunisia's new government gave an inaugural performance this week by hosting a U.S.-sponsored conference on investment and entrepreneurship designed to boost....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:01 AM

Court postpones hearing in prosecution of Ugandan rebel

Associated Press

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- International Criminal Court judges have postponed a key pretrial hearing for an alleged commander in Ugandan rebel Joseph Kony's notorious....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:01 AM

Sierra Leone's ruling party expels vice president
By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY
Associated Press

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Sierra Leone's Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana has been expelled from the ruling party, the national broadcaster reported late Friday. The announcement....Fullstory

2015-03-07 09:02 AM

5 things about the 50th anniversary of the Selma marches
By JESSE J. HOLLAND
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday," a civil rights march in which protesters were beaten, trampled and tear-gassed by....Fullstory

2015-03-07 06:01 AM

US Democrats decry Republican subpoena of Clinton's emails US Democrats decry Republican subpoena of Clinton's emails
By MATTHEW DALY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats on the House committee investigating the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks are demanding that the panel's Republican chairman withdraw a subpoena for....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:42 AM

Greeks still hope for change despite government's stumble
By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS and ELENA BECATOROS
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Cleaning ladies who have waged Greece's longest-running anti-austerity protest have camped outside a finance ministry building in Athens for nearly two....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:01 AM

Police release video made by gunman before Ottawa attack
By ROB GILLIES
Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- The gunman who killed a Canadian soldier and then stormed Parliament before being shot to death believed Canada had no right to....Fullstory

2015-03-07 03:01 AM

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