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Updated at 8:43 AM

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) " When Carly Fiorina spoke at the California Republican Party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport, it was a brief homecoming of sorts for the newly minted vice presidential candidate. Fiorina grew up in the Bay Area and became chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard there before plunging into politics with an unsuccessful run against Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2010. But this is no usual Republican presidential primary, and Fiorina's...

Updated at 8:41 AM

BEIJING (AP) " Taiwanese officials have protested Malaysia's deportation of 32 of the self-ruled island's nationals to China this weekend to face wire fraud charges, the latest in a series of disputes that has raised new friction between China...

Updated at 8:17 AM

BAGHDAD (AP) " Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday ordered authorities to arrest and prosecute protesters who attacked security forces, lawmakers and damaged state property after breaking into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone to...

Updated at 8:09 AM

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) " A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing a policeman and injuring 23 other people, an official said. Gov. Ali Yerlikaya of Gaziantep province issued a...

Updated at 7:42 AM

ATHENS, Greece (AP) " Across the world, Orthodox Christians are celebrating Easter, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago. Russian President Vladimir Putin attended a special Easter...

Updated at 6:49 AM

LONDON (AP) " One is a bus driver's son who grew up in social housing, the other a billionaire's son raised in a mansion. They are two very different London success stories, and one is about to become the city's next mayor. The contrast...

Updated at 6:40 AM

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) " With about 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons stockpiles destroyed, the watchdog agency overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking now to counter emerging threats from...

Posted at 5:00 AM

The week of April 25 might be remembered for two things -- that moment we realized it's almost a mathematical certainty that we're primed for a Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton general election matchup, and whatever feelings went with the arrival of...

Updated at 4:47 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " Thousands are expected to rally in cities across the United States on Sunday for immigrant and worker rights and against what they see as hateful presidential campaign rhetoric. Events are planned in cities from New York...

Updated at 3:46 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " His defiant protests helped shape Americans' opposition to the Vietnam War. And they landed The Rev. Daniel Berrigan behind bars. The Roman Catholic priest, writer and poet, who became a household name in the U.S. in the...

Updated at 3:02 AM

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) " Venezuela's president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation. The boost announced Saturday night by...

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