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The Latest: Mexico slams US decision on solar panels tariff

The Latest: Mexico slams US decision on solar panels tariff

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported solar panels and washing machines (all times local): 9:55 p.m.
Victims of sports doctor's abuse draw strength from others

Victims of sports doctor's abuse draw strength from others

LANSING, Mich. — Clasina Syrovy would change the subject whenever someone asked if she knew former sports doctor Larry Nassar or mentioned news coverage of the unfolding scandal over his sexual abuse of young gymnasts.
At least 16 hurt in volcano eruption near Japan ski resort

At least 16 hurt in volcano eruption near Japan ski resort

TOKYO — A volcanic eruption Tuesday injured at least 16 people at a ski resort in central Japan, including six soldiers hit by an avalanche during ski training, officials said.
The Latest: Cosby says friends prompted his return to stage

The Latest: Cosby says friends prompted his return to stage

PHILADELPHIA — The Latest on Bill Cosby's first public performance since 2015 while he awaits the start of his sexual assault case retrial (all times local): 10:45 p.m.
Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 40,000 people flee

Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 40,000 people flee

LEGAZPI, Philippines — The Philippines' most active volcano continued to spew fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes Tuesday in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent 40,000 villagers to shelter in evacuation centres .
Student: Boy arrested in school shooting has violent past

Student: Boy arrested in school shooting has violent past

DALLAS — A 16-year-old boy accused of shooting a classmate at a Texas high school on Monday had a history of aggressive actions at school, a fellow student said.
S. Korean advance team goes to North for pre-Olympic events

S. Korean advance team goes to North for pre-Olympic events

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — A team of South Korean officials travelled to North Korea on Tuesday to check logistics for joint events ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, as the rivals exchanged rare visits to each other amid signs of w
Back to work: Government shutdown ends after Dems relent

Back to work: Government shutdown ends after Dems relent

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a bill reopening the government late Monday, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations.
Californians who fled mudslides may start going home Jan. 31

Californians who fled mudslides may start going home Jan. 31

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Authorities hope to start allowing residents to return by month's end to a Southern California community devastated by mudslides — if they can get most utilities restored by then.
Diamond says he has Parkinson's, retires from touring

Diamond says he has Parkinson's, retires from touring

NEW YORK — Neil Diamond is retiring from touring after he says he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Days shy of his 77th birthday, the rock legend is cancelling his tour dates in Australia and New Zealand for March.