Lithuania marks 25th anniversary of Soviet crackdown

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — With flowers and solemn speeches, Lithuanians on Wednesday marked the 25th anniversary of a deadly Soviet crackdown that f...

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January 13th, 2016 |  


Mexico investigating Guzman meeting, not actors involved

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials are investigating the meeting that then-fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman held with actor Sean Penn ...

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Hackers attack Thai court websites to protest sentences

BANGKOK (AP) — Hackers protesting Thailand's justice system have attacked official websites in the Southeast Asian nation for the second time this y...

January 13th, 2016 |  


General Motors ups dividend, share buyback on strong outlook

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors says it will add $4 billion to its stock buyback program and raise its quarterly dividend 6 percent to 38 cents per sh...

January 13th, 2016 |  


GE cutting thousands of European jobs after takeover deal

PARIS (AP) — General Electric Co. is cutting up to 6,500 jobs in Europe after buying a big chunk of French engineering company Alstom, but sticking ...

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Analysis: Obama in campaign form in final State of the UnionWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama opened his State of the Union speech saying he'...

January 13th, 2016 |  


ICC pretrial hearing postponed in Timbuktu destruction case

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A judge at the International Criminal Court has postponed a crucial pretrial hearing for an alleged Islamic radical ch...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Waffle House fires 2 workers for styling hair in kitchen

FORREST CITY, Ark. (AP) — Waffle House says it has fired two employees at one of its Arkansas restaurants after video emerged showing a worker dippi...

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