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California gas pipeline explosion, fire injure up to 15 people

Guam attorney general orders gay marriage to move forward

Chicago schools chief to take temporary leave amid probe

Vatican unexpectedly ends crackdown of US nun group

Bush preparing to delegate many campaign tasks to super PAC

As death of Lincoln marked, caretakers of tomb face setbacks

Clinton charity to allow 6 countries to donate, not others

One year on, Thailand's testy coup leader battles dictator label

New York Times wins Pulitzers for West Africa Ebola coverage

UK's future on the line in election, says former PM Major

Sport federations' chief Marius Vizer attacks IOC

Putin defiant over economy, Ukraine in annual phone-in

Ugly Olympic conflict breaks into open at Sochi conference

Safran faces AGM heat as revolt over French Florange law widens

The Latest: White House hopefuls gather in New Hampshire

China tightens grip on discourse, ideology

Fox show brings messy workplaces to television

Carney: Criticism of IRS response 'legitimate'

Cooling off bills get chilly reception in Senate

Pakistan's Sharif gets resounding election victory

Karzai says US can have 9 Afghan bases after 2014

Lawmaker disputes impact of budget cuts on parks

Italian policemen shot near new gov't swearing-in

Obama and Bush, partisans who share common ground

'The perfect poison': Ricin used in 3 recent cases

Kurtz leaves DailyBeast after retracted blog post

NCAA, Emmert face tough agenda at board meeting

A guide to NJ Gov. Christie's weight-loss surgery

Boy Scouts propose to lift gay ban for youth

In Vietnam, a Cuban rat poison finds new market

SKorea's gay film maker in news over wedding plans

Fighting in Syria, Hezbollah charts risky course

In Venezuela, voice of dissent lowering volume

Israel, Turkey find way forward on flotilla money

Boston bomb suspect charged religious motive seen

NY gov wants new anti-corruption enforcement unit

Raucous debate on immigration to get under way

Despite tensions, NKorea readies for festivities

Union backs schools funding, WA critical

Students: Censure NY college prof for rape blog

AP Interview: Peres, at 90, still going strong

Argentina: Boot camp for a politically savvy pope

Nigeria summons US official over tweets on pardon

Police scrutinized over of adversary's death

French ex-minister admits lying about bank account

AP critic remembers colleague, friend Roger Ebert

Obama image machine whirs as press access narrows

Lawmakers rush to catch up on gay marriage

Ind. court upholds broadest school voucher program

Pa. House nears vote on liquor privatization bill

Trouble from Cyprus deal could linger for eurozone

NRC orders nuclear sites to upgrade vents

Unrest in Egyptian city draws in military

Vermont governor wants to forgive $6M from cities

Syrian opposition head visits rebel areas in north

Bielema taking head-on approach early at Arkansas

Senate Dem: GOP request to Hagel extraordinary

Lawmakers test legal waters for regulating drones

Syria, Sunni-Shiite split arise at Muslim summit

Iran's Ahmadenijad entices Egypt into alliance

Harbaugh parents could become Super Bowl TV stars

Ex-premier elected new Czech president

Lawmaker looks outside VA to fill mental care gap

Armstrong admits doping: 'I'm a flawed character'

Australia's first woman leader surprised by sexism

Iran: More needed than Obama call for full ties

In Mideast, view of U.S. as hesitant superpower sharpens

India, Rajan and the Great Man fallacy: James Saft

Trial starts for Kenya deputy president Ruto

China's Xi evokes Mao targets critics, corruption

Immigration Minister Scott Morrison touts 'rapid increase' in asylum...

French budget tries to turn page but growth weak

Film gives Indonesia view of bloody, obscured past

Analysis: US reliability questioned overseas

Arab world searches for democratic future

Egypt: 51 killed in new bout of street violence