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AP Interview: Yemen factions said to have pledged easing aid

AP Interview: Yemen factions said to have pledged easing aid

AMMAN, Jordan — Warring sides in Yemen's civil war promised visiting U.N.

UK police: Corporate manslaughter possible in tower fire

LONDON — British police said Thursday they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect that local authorities may have committed corporate manslaughter in a deadly high-rise fire in London.
GOP seeks support for narrow version of "Obamacare" repeal

GOP seeks support for narrow version of "Obamacare" repeal

WASHINGTON — Battered by repeated failures to repeal or replace "Obamacare," Senate GOP leaders retreated to a narrow approach Thursday that would undo just a few of the most unpopular elements of Barack Obama's law.
Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran successfully launched its most advanced satellite-carrying rocket into space, the country's state media reported on Thursday, in what is likely the most significant step yet for the launch vehicle.
Scaramucci lobs grenades in already chaotic White House

Scaramucci lobs grenades in already chaotic White House

WASHINGTON — New White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci went after chief of staff Reince Priebus on Thursday as a suspected "leaker" inside the West Wing in a pull-no-punches interview that laid bare the personality clashes and intern
Russia sanctions bill exposes Trump's legislative tug of war

Russia sanctions bill exposes Trump's legislative tug of war

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russia — a remarkable concession that the president has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship wi

Authorities: Man robs bank, then gets naked and throws money

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Authorities in Florida say they arrested a man who robbed a bank, stripped naked and ran down the street throwing stolen money — a spectacle that he somehow thought would jump-start his career as a comedian.
Ohio State Fair opens but rides closed after deadly accident

Ohio State Fair opens but rides closed after deadly accident

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio State Fair opened Thursday but its amusement rides remained closed one day after a man was killed and seven other people were injured when a thrill ride broke apart and flung people into the air.
Madonna accepts damages from publisher over privacy invasion

Madonna accepts damages from publisher over privacy invasion

LONDON — Madonna and her twin daughters, Stella and Estere, have accepted damages from the British publisher of the Mail Online website over an article that was a "serious invasion of privacy," a lawyer for the star said Thursday.
Judge approves plan for Charlie Gard to be sent to hospice

Judge approves plan for Charlie Gard to be sent to hospice

LONDON — A British judge ordered Thursday that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time.