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February 22, 2019 - 4:15 pm
CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 3:45 p.m. An internet watchdog group says a benefit concert for Venezuela has been blocked from view for many of the people it is intended to help. The non-governmental group Netblocks reported Friday that...
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February 22, 2019 - 1:00 pm
CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A benefit concert on the Colombian border with Venezuela has kicked off with an artist singing a song about her personal struggles as a migrant. Strumming her ukulele, Reymar Perdomo on Friday sang...
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Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax gestures during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
February 14, 2019 - 5:29 pm
GLENN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — The Maryland woman who has accused Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of raping her while they were students at Duke University in 2000 is an intensely private single mother who worked for several years as a school fundraiser. A review of court records by The...
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Austin Dillon, center, talks with reporters during the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto racing media day at Daytona International Speedway, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
February 13, 2019 - 10:45 am
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR media day for the Daytona 500 (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Denny Hamlin is dedicating this NASCAR season to the memory of Joe Gibbs Racing co-founder J.D. Gibbs. The eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs died in...
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FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in New Orleans. From the “Boycott Bowl” to the “Dunk the Referee” dunk tank, people in New Orleans are finding creative ways to spend their Sunday instead of watching the Super Bowl. Fans are still angry over how the Jan. 20 NFC championship game ended. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
February 01, 2019 - 4:06 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — From the "Boycott Bowl" to the "Dunk the Referee" tank, people in New Orleans are finding creative ways to spend Sunday doing anything but watching the Super Bowl. As the rest of the country gathers to watch the New England Patriots face the Los Angeles Rams in the biggest...
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January 29, 2019 - 8:22 am
LONDON (AP) — Britain's leading literary award, the Man Booker Prize, faces uncertainty after its main financial backer announced it is ending its sponsorship after almost two decades. Investment manager Man Group PLC says it will stop funding the Man Booker and Man Booker International prizes...
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FILE - This Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018 file photo, shows the Huawei office building at its research and development centre at Dongguan in south China's Guangdong province. The charity founded by Britain’s Prince Charles, The Prince’s Trust, said in a statement Thursday Jan. 24, 2019, it’s not accepting any more donations from Huawei, the latest setback for the Chinese telecom giant as it battles allegations it’s a cybersecurity risk. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
January 24, 2019 - 9:29 am
LONDON (AP) — A charity founded by Britain's Prince Charles said Thursday it's not accepting any more donations from Huawei, the latest setback for the Chinese telecom giant as it battles allegations it's a cybersecurity risk. Huawei, the world's biggest producer of telecom network gear, is facing...
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FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, a document from the website of China's Trademark Office of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce showing provisional approval of a trademark for Ivanka Trump Marks LLC is seen on a computer screen in Beijing. China has greenlighted five more Ivanka Trump trademarks as trade talks with her father’s administration intensify. They cover a range from wedding dresses to insurance and art valuation services. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
January 21, 2019 - 10:05 pm
SHANGHAI (AP) — The Chinese government has granted Ivanka Trump's company preliminary approval for another five trademarks this month, as her father's administration pushes ahead on trade negotiations with China. Four trademarks, including child care centers, sunglasses and wedding dresses, were...
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A black hearse with the coffin of the slain mayor of the city of Gdansk Pawel Adamowicz, followed by a procession of residents, is being brought to St. Mary's Basilica for Saturday's burial, in Gdansk, Poland, on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Church bells tolled as tens of thousands in Poland's northern city of Gdansk walked in a procession Friday bringing the coffin of the city's slain mayor to a basilica on the eve of his burial. (AP Photo/Wojciech Strozyk)
January 19, 2019 - 6:13 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and European officials joined thousands of people from across Poland Saturday for the funeral of Pawel Adamowicz, the slain mayor of the northern city of Gdansk. Adamowicz, 53, died Monday after being stabbed the night before at a charity event. The arrested suspect is...
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A black hearse with the coffin of the slain mayor of the city of Gdansk Pawel Adamowicz, followed by a procession of residents, is being brought to St. Mary's Basilica for Saturday's burial, in Gdansk, Poland, on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Church bells tolled as tens of thousands in Poland's northern city of Gdansk walked in a procession Friday bringing the coffin of the city's slain mayor to a basilica on the eve of his burial. (AP Photo/Wojciech Strozyk)
January 19, 2019 - 5:57 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and European officials joined thousands of people from across Poland Saturday for the funeral of Piotr Adamowicz, the slain mayor of the northern city of Gdansk. Adamowicz, 53, died Monday after being stabbed the night before at a charity event. The arrested suspect is...
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