Final push for Moore and Jones in Alabama Senate race
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) 12/11/2017

Alabama Democrats see Tuesday’s special...

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Device explodes on NYC subway platform

NEW YORK (AP) 12/11/2017

A law enforcement official says what is believed to be an explosive device has been set off on Manhattan subway platform.

The explosion...

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Protests across Palestinian areas, Mideast after Trump move

JERUSALEM (AP) 12/07/2017 

Clashes between hundreds of Palestinian protesters and Israeli troops erupted across the West Bank on Thursday while demonstrators in Gaza burned posters of President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as Israeli and U.S. flags.

The leader of the Hamas militant group, which runs Gaza, called for a new armed uprising in a widespread show of anger over Trump’s

 

move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

In the West Bank, crowds of protesters set tires on fire and hurled stones at anti-riot troops. In the biblical town of Bethlehem, troops fired water cannons and tear gas to disperse a crowd, in clashes that could cloud the upcoming Christmas celebrations in the town of Jesus’ birth. In Ramallah, the seat of the Palestinian government, protesters...

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Project Veritas founder honored by conservative group

WASHINGTON (AP) 12/07/2017 

James O’Keefe, the right-wing activist whose Project Veritas organization recently attempted to plant a false story in The Washington Post, was

 

honored Wednesday night by a conservative religious organization. The award was presented by Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, in a ceremony at

 

Washington’s Trump International hotel.

O’Keefe posted a photo on Twitter of Thomas handing him the Impact Award from the...

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Travel ban faces scrutiny from judges who blocked it before

SEATTLE (AP) 12/07/2017

Three federal appeals court judges who blocked President Donald Trump’s second travel ban earlier this year had some skeptical questions about his third and latest set of restrictions on travelers from six mostly Muslim nations during oral arguments on Wednesday.

Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judges Ronald Gould,

 

Richard Paez and Michael Hawkins heard arguments in Seattle on Hawaii’s challenge to the ban.

The hearing came just two days after the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it was allowing the restrictions to go into effect at least until the 9th Circuit panel and their colleagues on the Richmond, Virginia-based 4th...

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Experts rush to monitor Iceland volcano

ORAEFI, Iceland (AP) 12/07/2017

At the summit of one of Iceland’s most dangerous volcanoes, a...

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