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Union says other college teams in play

Former Northwestern University football quarterback Kain Colter, right, Ramogi Huma, founder and President of the National College Players Association left, and Tim Waters, Political Director of the US Workers, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April, 2, 2014....
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Wounded AP correspondent chronicles Afghan unrest

FILE – In this Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011 file photo, Associated Press Special Regional Correspondent for Afghanistan and Pakistan Kathy Gannon sits with girls at a school in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Gannon was wounded and her colleague, photographer Anja Niedringhaus, was killed...
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Contrasting Kentucky, Wisconsin meet at Final Four

Kentucky forward Julius Randle dunks during practice for their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Friday, April 4, 2014, in Dallas. Kentucky plays Wisconsin on Saturday, April 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Kentucky forward Julius Randle dunks during...

Organizers Begin New Gay-marriage Effort In Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of a ballot effort to overturn Ohio’s 2004 ban on same-sex marriage say they are gathering signatures for a new petition that revises wording in their proposed constitutional amendment. Ian James of the FreedomOhio campaign says the thrust of...
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Kerry: It’s ‘reality check’ time for Mideast talks

Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Rabat, Morocco. The floundering Mideast peace process is at the verge of total collapse. A clearly distressed John Kerry says it’s “reality check time†and that “there are...

Pollard talks latest twist in long legal US saga

WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard nearly 30 years ago set off an emotional legal saga that has confronted American presidents and Israeli prime ministers, wound through the courts and divided those who say the convicted spy has paid his debt to society and...

Pollard talks latest twist in long legal US saga

WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard nearly 30 years ago set off an emotional legal saga that has confronted American presidents and Israeli prime ministers, wound through the courts and divided those who say the convicted spy has paid his debt to society and...

Judge dismisses lawsuit over drone strikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Obama administration officials over the 2011 drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen, one of them an al-Qaida cleric. U.S. District Judge Rosemary Collyer says the case raises serious...
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Obama: US to provide loan guarantees for Tunisia

President Barack Obama talks with Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa, Friday, April 4,2014, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) President Barack Obama talks with Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa, Friday, April 4,2014, in the Oval...

Saints agree to terms with Champ Bailey

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Veteran defensive back Champ Bailey has agreed to a two-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. The 35-year-old Bailey played the last 10 seasons with Denver after spending his first five in the NFL with Washington. A shutdown cornerback for much...