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Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

STRASBOURG, France — A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday, killing three people, wounding up to a dozen and sparking a massive manhunt when he
A look at where the investigations related to Trump stand

A look at where the investigations related to Trump stand

A look at where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him. WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Trump is facing criminal investigations in Washington and New York.
Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas inmate was executed Tuesday evening for fatally shooting a newlywed during a robbery more than 25 years ago. Alvin Braziel Jr.
Trump threatens shutdown in wild encounter with Democrats

Trump threatens shutdown in wild encounter with Democrats

WASHINGTON — In a wild Oval Office confrontation, President Donald Trump heatedly threatened to shut down the U.S.

Minneapolis Star Tribune film critic resigns over plagiarism

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minneapolis Star Tribune's film critic has resigned in the face of plagiarism accusations, the newspaper reported in an apology to its readers.
4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

NEW YORK — Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year in what it said was an effort to emphasize the importance of reporters' work in an increasingly hostile wo
US energy secretary urges Iraq to quit dependency on Iran

US energy secretary urges Iraq to quit dependency on Iran

BAGHDAD — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry arrived in Baghdad on a trade mission Tuesday urging Iraq to reduce its energy dependence on Iran and open its own energy sector to American investment. The visit comes as the U.S.
Venezuela vows to reactivate Goodyear plant

Venezuela vows to reactivate Goodyear plant

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela's government says it will reactivate an assembly line after U.S.-based Goodyear Tire & Rubber announced it will no longer produce tires in the crisis-wracked country.
UK's May hits narrowing road for help rescuing Brexit deal

UK's May hits narrowing road for help rescuing Brexit deal

BRUSSELS — Prime Minister Theresa May said she found "a shared determination" among some European leaders Tuesday to persuade the British Parliament to accept a proposed Brexit deal, but her continental counterparts insisted any room for revisions wa
Gunman kills 4, then himself, after Mass at Brazil cathedral

Gunman kills 4, then himself, after Mass at Brazil cathedral

RIO DE JANEIRO — A man opened fire in a cathedral in southern Brazil after Mass on Tuesday, killing four people and wounding four more before taking a bullet in the ribs in a firefight with police and then shooting himself in the head, authorities sa