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Russia's ambassador to United Nations falls ill, dies at 64
NEW YORK (AP) -- Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, a veteran diplomat known as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country's interests who could both spar and get along with his Western counterparts, died suddenly Monday after falling ill in his office at Russia's U.N. mission....

Survivors mark anniversary of nightclub fire that killed 100
WEST WARWICK, R.I. (AP) -- Survivors of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people have marked the 14th anniversary of the blaze with small gatherings where it happened....

Atlanta, other cities eye test tracks for self-driving cars
ATLANTA (AP) -- Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology....

The Latest: Officer killed responding to traffic accident
WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on the shooting of two California police officers as they responded to a traffic accident (all times local):...

Deadline looms for Dakota Access pipeline protest camp
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) -- As dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline, a few hundred holdouts rise for another day of resistance....

Record All-Star: Davis scores 52, West
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Move over, Wilt. After 55 years, one of your records is no more....

Thousands of demonstrators across US say 'Not My President'
Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day....

Flying coach: Many universities are using private planes
BOSTON (AP) -- Once seen as a luxury of the corporate world, private planes are becoming increasingly common at U.S. colleges and universities as schools try to attract athletes, raise money and reward coaches with jet-set vacations....

APNewsBreak: Utah's anesthesia abortion law unenforced
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Last year, Utah enacted a first-in-the-nation law requiring that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before elective abortions starting at 20 weeks gestation. Nine months later, the only licensed clinic providing those abortions in the state says no changes have been made in how doctors perform the procedures....

APNewsBreak: New York pays $3M to family of molested boy
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is paying $3 million to the family of developmentally disabled boy repeatedly molested by a staffer at a state-run group home who later wrote that lax supervision at the facility made it "a predator's dream."...

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