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VATICAN CITY (AP) " Pope Francis, accepting a prize for promoting European unity, on Friday warned Europeans against the selfish temptation to put up fences to ward off newcomers, saying he still dreams of a Europe where migrants are welcomed. "I dream of a Europe where being a migrant is not a crime, but a summons to a greater commitment on behalf of the dignity of every human being," he told an audience including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Premier Matteo Renzi and...

Updated at 2:54 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) " The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $415 million, making Saturday night's prize the largest since a record $1.6 billion payout in January. Interest and sales typically spike when the lack of a winner causes prizes to...

Updated at 2:53 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " As emergency workers retrieved four bodies from a building that collapsed a week ago, bringing the death toll to 41, hundreds of Nairobi residents were evicted Friday from nearby buildings that are being torn down to prevent...

Updated at 2:51 PM

WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) " Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says working with Google convinced him that self-driving technology is closer than he thought and could be on the road in five years. "I don't find it that unsettling," Marchionne...

Updated at 2:50 PM

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) " An early morning fire tore through a home in Syracuse on Friday, killing six members of the same family, including four children. Syracuse Fire Department officials said the blaze was reported around 3:50 a.m. at a...

Updated at 2:43 PM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) " For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite. A live web...

Updated at 2:39 PM

UNITED NATIONS (AP) " Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has established a U.N. trust fund to help finance urgent priorities in combatting the Zika virus. A U.N. announcement Friday said money is needed to help countries implement their national...

Updated at 2:38 PM

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) " The U.N. health agency has expressed concerns over the death of 12 newborns in a southern impoverished Libyan province, warning of a "major breakdown" of the health system in the war-torn North African country. World...

Updated at 2:30 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " On baby names, at least, divided Americans can generally agree: Emma and Noah are tops. And don't name your child Isis. For the second year in a row, Emma and Noah top the annual list of top baby names, according to...

Updated at 2:30 PM

CHUGINADAK ISLAND, Alaska (AP) " Scientists have detected a small explosion at the Cleveland Volcano on Thursday night. The acting coordinating scientist for the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute says Mount Cleveland is...

Updated at 1:45 PM

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) " Google is celebrating Sigmund Freud's 160th birthday with a special doodle. Instead of a Google logo, visitors to its home page in much of the world Friday are seeing an image of Freud's head nestled between a...

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