Clinton, Sanders rivalry in spotlight as Democrats debate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says she always expected tough competition in the Democratic presidential primary. It's likely she didn't expect it would come from Bernie Sanders, the rumpled independent senator from Vermont and a self-described democratic socialist calling for "political evolution.
Turkey bans rally by activists mourning colleagues
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Authorities in Istanbul have banned a protest rally and march by the same trade union and civic society groups who lost friends and colleagues in Turkey's bloodiest terror attack.
Insurgents shell Russian embassy in Syria during rally
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Insurgents have fired two shells at the Russian embassy in the Syrian capital as scores of pro-government supporters gathered outside the compound to thank Moscow for its intervention in Syria.
Palestinian stabs Jewish man in central Israeli city
JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian from east Jerusalem stabbed an Israeli man on a busy main street of a central Israeli city Tuesday, police said, in the latest violent outburst of a month-long wave of attacks.
Russian missile-maker contradicts Dutch MH17 crash report
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian state-controlled missile-maker says its own investigation of last year's crash of the MH17 airliner over rebel eastern Ukraine contradicts conclusions from a Dutch probe.
Only on AP: Clinton server ran software that risked hacking
WASHINGTON (AP) — The private email server Hillary Rodham Clinton used while secretary of state was connected to the Internet in ways that made it more vulnerable to hackers.
SABMiller agrees in principle to merger with Budweiser owner
BRUSSELS (AP) — At the sixth time of asking, British-based brewer SABMiller accepted "in principle" Tuesday a 69 billion-pound ($106 billion) takeover offer from Belgian-Brazilian Anheuser Busch InBev that will create the world's biggest beer company and bring together top U.S. brands Budweiser andMiller Genuine Draft.
Report: Playboy to end publishing fully nude female photos
NEW YORK (AP) — Playboy will no longer publish photos of nude women as part of a redesign of the decades-old magazine, according to a news report Monday.
Granderson, Mets beat Dodgers 13-7 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS
NEW YORK (AP) — With big hits rather than beanballs, the New York Mets wiped out the Los Angeles Dodgers and took control of their testy Division Series.
Bell's 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Steelers over Chargers
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Five seconds left, down by three points and the ball inside the 1.
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