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Ethiopia's PM meets Tigray leaders for first time since war

Feb. 03, 2023 12:56 PM EST

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister has met the leaders of rival Tigray forces for the first time since a devastating two-year conflict ended with a peace deal late last year. State media on Friday showed Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed meeting with the Tigray side’s lead...

Report: FBI investigating Santos fundraiser for sick dog

Feb. 02, 2023 13:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities are investigating a military veteran's claim that U.S. Rep. George Santos raised $3,000 for life-saving surgery for his pet dog several years ago, then never turned over the money for the animal's care, according to a published report. U.S. Navy...

Hunter Biden seeks federal probe of Trump allies over laptop

Feb. 01, 2023 23:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A lawyer for President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter, asked the Justice Department in a letter Wednesday to investigate close allies of former President Donald Trump and others who accessed and disseminated personal data from a laptop that a computer repair shop owner says was...

World’s oldest known person, a French nun, dies at 118

Jan. 18, 2023 12:46 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — A French nun who was believed to be the world’s oldest person but had been reportedly growing weary of the burdens of age has died a few weeks before her 119th birthday, her nursing home in southern France said Wednesday. Lucile Randon, known as Sister André, was...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Jan. 16, 2023 20:09 PM EST

Indianapolis Business Journal. January 13, 2023. Editorial: Property tax legislation is good idea that needs more time, study We’re intrigued by Rep. Peggy Mayfield’s bill that aims to reduce the number of smaller businesses that pay the personal property...

Local media reports a 72-seat passenger airplane has crashed in Nepal

Jan. 15, 2023 01:23 AM EST
NEW DELHI (AP) — Local media reports a 72-seat passenger airplane has crashed in Nepal.

UFC President Dana White seen on video slapping his wife

Jan. 04, 2023 02:48 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — UFC President Dana White was seen on video released by TMZ slapping his wife, Anne, while the two were on vacation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, last month. White told TMZ in an interview Tuesday he was “embarrassed” and concerned for how his three children were...

Time of triumph for GOP turns into 'distraction' with Santos

Dec. 29, 2022 16:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — It should be a time of triumph for Republicans ready to take back control of the House in the new Congress next week, but their leaders are struggling with an embarrassing distraction about one of their own: What to do about George Santos? Weeks after winning a...

A fire burning through a Cambodian hotel casino on the border with Thailand has killed at least 10, local media report

Dec. 28, 2022 22:49 PM EST
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A fire burning through a Cambodian hotel casino on the border with Thailand has killed at least 10, local media report.

Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

Dec. 28, 2022 18:34 PM EST

Charlotte Observer/Raleigh New & Observer. December 23, 2022. Editorial: A new GOP star may be rising, and it’s bad news for North Carolina Almost everything North Carolina congressman Dan Bishop does seems to be about attention. Running...