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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California children who authorities say were tortured by their parents and so malnourished that their growth was stunted are slowly providing valuable information to investigators, a prosecutor told The Associated Press on Wednesday.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's second health secretary won Senate approval Wednesday, clearing the way for Alex Azar to take over a sprawling department shaken by his predecessor's early exit.

The GOP-majority Senate voted 55-43, largely along

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday dismissed seven counts in the corruption case against Sen. Bob Menendez and a longtime friend, leaving 11 counts remaining for a retrial this year after the first trial ended in a hung jury.

The seven counts all dealt

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is ready to play salesman as he heads to an economic summit in the Swiss Alps, making the case that his "America First" agenda can go hand-in-hand with global cooperation.

Trump is set to arrive at the World Economic

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BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Wednesday warned Romania about reneging on its commitment to fight corruption and wants the country's parliament to rethink its approach to new justice laws.

Tens of thousands of Romanians protested last weekend against

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department ramped up pressure Wednesday on so-called sanctuary cities seeking public safety grant money, warning that they could be legally forced to prove they are cooperating with federal immigration authorities. The move prompted immediate

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Buffalo Bills guard Richie Incognito jogged off the practice field Wednesday, started signing autographs for kids and then declined all interview requests.

Incognito's version of what happened during a wild-card game at

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Excavations next to the uninhabited Greek islet of Keros, already identified as the enigmatic hub of a forgotten religion, have now revealed traces of intense industrial activity more than 4,500 years ago, Greece's Culture Ministry said Wednesday.

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PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (AP) — An appellate court on Wednesday delivered a significant blow to Brazil's ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, unanimously upholding a graft conviction against him and even adding years to his prison sentence in a major decision that could keep the

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NEW YORK (AP) — The chief of staff to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a former top Cuomo aide accused of accepting over $300,000 in bribes was against giving junior staffers raises.

Linda Lacewell testified Wednesday at Joseph Percoco's bribery trial in

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