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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine court on Tuesday sentenced two former Ford Motor Co. executives to prison for helping agents of the country's former dictatorship round up 24 Argentine union workers who were tortured and held in military jails.The courtroom was crowded with some …
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say the lead guitarist for the death metal band Cannibal Corpse broke into a Florida house and tried to attack a deputy.A Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office news release says 53-year-old Patrick O'Brien was arrested Monday and charged with aggravated assault …
CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Investigators say they've discovered the remains of 300 fetuses and infants stored in leaky plastic containers at a cemetery in suburban Detroit.The state disclosed more details Tuesday from an inspection last week at Knollwood Memorial Park in Canton Township. …
TULARE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in California say a man accused of using an assault rifle to shoot and kill a dog that peed on his lawn and car was arrested and faces animal cruelty charges.The Tulare County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Monday that the dog's owner contacted …
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions is praising what he calls President Donald Trump policy accomplishments while adding that he doesn't "follow tweets as closely" as he used to.Sessions spoke to a business organization Tuesday in his home state of Alabama, telling …
NEW YORK (AP) — The newly elected CBS board faces daunting tasks: deciding whether former CEO Les Moonves gets a $120 million exit package following a sexual-misconduct investigation and charting a path for CBS to recover after the scandal.CBS shareholders ratified the 11 board members, …
MOSCOW (AP) — Nearly 114,000 Syrian refugees have returned home this year, the Russian military said Tuesday, a mere fraction of the nearly 6 million who have fled the country since the start of the seven-year conflict. U.N. agencies said they need $5.5 billion in the coming year to support …
PARIS (AP) — French Interior Ministry calls on public to remain indoors in Strasbourg amid 'serious security event' in the city.
BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has urged Iraq to reduce its energy dependence on Iran and open its energy sector to American investment instead.Perry met with top Iraqi officials in Baghdad and in the Kurdish region on Tuesday to discuss US investment in Iraq.Iraq is caught …
TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on the arrest in Canada of Chinese tech executive Meng Wanzhou. (all times local):2:45 p.m.The lawyer for a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei says his team worked through the night to make changes to its bail plan for Meng Wanzhou to help satisfy concerns …
PARIS (AP) — French media report a shooting in Strasbourg; regional government says 'event underway' in the city.
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SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Floyd Estel Parton, the brother of country singer Dolly Parton, has died.An obituary posted by Atchley Funeral Home in Sevierville, Tennessee, says Parton died last Thursday. He was 61.Like his sister, Floyd Parton was a songwriter and composer. His most famous …
NEW YORK (AP) — A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.The study analyzed the 350 top-grossing films worldwide released between January 2014 and December …
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal fisheries managers are increasing catch limits for several West Coast groundfish species that were previously overfished, a move that marks the greatest expansion of a West Coast fishery in years.The National Marine Fisheries Service says catch limits for yellow …
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Relations between Canada and China turned frostier Tuesday as China detained a former Canadian diplomat in Beijing in apparent retaliation for the jailing of a top Chinese executive at the request of the United States.Relations between the three countries …
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — With a plot that echoes a well-known Hollywood masterpiece, a trial began Tuesday for a Florida woman accused of helping orchestrate the death of her husband in order to secure a massive insurance payout.Prosecutors contended that Denise Williams planned the December …
iBook charts for week ending December 9, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher :iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books1. Becoming by Michelle Obama - 9781524763152 - (Crown)2. The Reckoning by John Grisham - 9780385544160 - (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group)3. Of Blood and Bone by …
TORONTO (AP) — A former Canadian diplomat has been detained while visiting Beijing amid a dispute between the two counties over Canada's arrest of a Chinese executive at the request of the United States.Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale on Tuesday confirmed the detention and …

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