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Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:11:16 GMT

CAIRO (AP) -- A senior Egyptian police officer was killed after an explosive device placed under his car went off in a western Cairo suburb on Wednesday while another officer died in a raid on a militant hideout in the country's second-largest city, officials said....

Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurant

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:57:54 GMT

TOKYO (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday opened a four-country Asia tour aimed at reassuring allies in the region that the U.S. remains a committed economic, military and political partner that can serve as a counterweight to China's growing influence....

Pro-Russian insurgents hold US journalist captive

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:09:26 GMT

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine admitted on Wednesday that they are holding an American journalist, saying he was suspected of unspecified "bad activities."...

Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:34 GMT

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Unidentified material that washed ashore in southwestern Australia and is being examined for any link to the lost Malaysian plane is unlikely to have come from the jet, an official said Wednesday....

Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:46:38 GMT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision....

SKorea ferry toll hits 150 as search gets tougher

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:43:34 GMT

JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- The grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korea ferry proceeded rapidly Wednesday, with the official death toll reaching 150, though a government official said divers must now rip through cabin walls to retrieve more victims....

Pujols 1st to hit HRs No. 499, 500 in same game

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:41:45 GMT

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Albert Pujols smiled as he explained why he felt the need to apologize to his wife for hitting homer No. 500 so quickly after No. 499....

APNewsBreak: Gacy case helps solve unrelated death

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:32:34 GMT

CHICAGO (AP) -- Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another killing - one he didn't commit....

9 indicted in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:21:34 GMT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- As the kidnappers pulled into a quiet, upscale golf course community, they thought they were about to abduct an assistant district attorney who sent a high-ranking gang member to prison for life, authorities said....

Justin Bieber apologizes for Japan war shrine trip

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:18:41 GMT

TOKYO (AP) -- Justin Bieber apologized Wednesday to those he offended by visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine this week, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer....

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