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Viator leaving Louisiana-Monroe after 5 seasons as coach

MONROE, La. (AP) — Louisiana-Monroe coach Matt Viator is leaving the program with one game left in what has been a winless season. Athletics Director Scott McDonald said Monday that ...

Judge refuses to toss war crimes case over misconduct claims

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A military judge on Friday refused to dismiss the murder case of a decorated Navy SEAL, but found the prosecution's meddling in defense lawyer emails troubling enough to reduce the ma...

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ASIA: MALAYSIA-NORTH KOREA — Nine Malaysians held in North Korea returned to Malaysia's capital early Friday after the government released the body of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged hal...

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ASIA: SKOREA-POLITICS — South Korea's disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye was being questioned Thursday by a court that will decide if she should be arrested over corruption allegat...

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ASIA: NKOREA-TESTING THE BOMBS — Let's say you're North Korea and you have this nuclear device you really want to test. And let's say you'd rather some of the more sensitive d...

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ASIA: THAILAND-RED BULL HEIR — The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to ...

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ASIA: SKOREA-POLITICS - South Korean prosecutors said Monday they want to arrest former President Park Geun-hye for the corruption allegations that triggered a huge political scandal...

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ASIA: SKOREA-FERRY SALVAGE — South Korean efforts to bring a sunken, 6,800-ton ferry back to land cleared an obstacle on Friday after divers cut off a vehicle ramp that had been dang...

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ASIA: SKOREA-FERRY SALVAGE — A 6,800-ton South Korean ferry emerged from the water on Thursday, nearly three years after it capsized and sank into violent seas off the country's sout...

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ASIA: KOREAS-TENSION — A latest missile launch by North Korea on Wednesday appeared to have ended in a failure, South Korean defense officials said, three days after the North claim...

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ASIA: SKOREA-POLITICS — South Korea's just-ousted president said Tuesday she was "sorry" to the people as she underwent questioning by prosecutors over a corruption scandal that led ...

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ASIA: TILLERSON-ASIA — The United States is looking forward to the first meeting between President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, Secretary of State Rex Tiller...

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ASIA: TILLERSON-ASIA — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday visited the world's most heavily armed border, greeting U.S. soldiers on guard near the tense buffer zone betwe...

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ASIA: TRUMP-REFUGEE CUTS — Tin, her husband and five children have cleared years of refugee hurdles to come to the U.S.: blood tests, interviews, DNA and fingerprints, background che...

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ASIA: TILLERSON-ASIA — On his first trip to Asia as top U.S. diplomat, Rex Tillerson wants to forge cooperation with Japan, South Korea and China against the nuclear threat from Nort...