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Man found burning in San Diego was once prisoner of NKorea

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man who was found on fire in San Diego is a former prisoner of North Korea who was freed with the help of former President Jimmy Carter. Police on Tuesday said the death of Aijalon Gomes (EYE-jah-lahn GOHMS) appears to be either an accident or suicide. The case remains under […]
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WATERLOO, Ont. - The president of Wilfrid Laurier University says a teaching assistant who was chastised for airing a debate clip featuring a controversial figure was disciplined by her supervisors ..
MONTREAL - Ex-national ski coach Bertrand Charest has been denied bail pending an appeal of his sex-crimes conviction involving his teenage students. The Quebec Court of Appeal heard arguments last T
A White House official says the Trump judicial nominee whose qualifications were questioned by Republican senator has withdrawn his nomination
An estimated 258 million people are international migrants, a figure that has surged by a half since the turn of the century, the United Nations said on Monday
TORONTO - The family of an Inuk woman struggling with acute liver failure is expressing optimism about her improving condition, while urging the rapid end of policies that deny transplants ......
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles said on Monday he would consider his chances of winning before deciding whether to run as a candidate in next year's presidential ele
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — After the art market spent years hunkered down like the Sheffield Island Lighthouse in a New England winter, in the flourishing stock market of 2017 sales are surging ahead li
WASHINGTON (AP) — A nonpartisan group says the Republican tax bill would cut taxes on average for all income groups next year, with bigger reductions for upper-income people. The analysts also say
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has entered a not guilty plea for an 18-year-old charged with murder in the fatal shooting of an Indiana University doctor and educator. Ka’Ron Bickham-Hurst made
PARIS (AP) — French authorities say the death toll from an accident between a train and a school bus last week has increased following the death of a sixth person. The local prefecture in the Pyren
NANAIMO, B.C. - A British Columbia woman hopes her charitable impulse won't cost her a cherished diamond ring. Trinda Gajek was visiting Nanaimo last week when she stopped to ask a ...
JOHANNESBURG - Cyril Ramaphosa, elected leader of South Africa's ruling African National Congress in a tight race on Monday, now faces the daunting task of uniting a starkly divided party ...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Officials say a man has died following a house fire in Mississippi. The Clarion-Ledger reports that 63-year-old Sullivan Canphor died after a house fire early Saturday. Jackso
The U.S. vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that called on the Trump administration to rescind its decision to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel and to begin to move the U.S. embassy to t
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say strong currents swept a father and his 6-year-old son to their deaths off Northern California. The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reported Monday that the two d
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A federal report says the response of Orlando police and other agencies likely saved lives during a deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Florida. The U.S. Department of J
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Dunkin’ Donuts is brewing more than coffee for the shortest and darkest day of the year. The Canton, Massachusets-based coffee and doughnut chain said Monday it has te
CLEARFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man convicted three times in the killing of a teen romantic rival two decades ago is seeking a fourth trial. Andrew Callahan is serving life without parole in
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is ordering six companies to clean up contaminated soil and indoor dust at a federal Superfund site in northwestern Indiana. The E
WASHINGTON - American officials say the North Korea nuclear crisis will be one of several topics of conversation when Rex Tillerson makes his first visit to Canada as secretary of ...

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