The Associated Press

February 22, 2018 - 10:34 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany is withdrawing a system of special visa treatment for Cambodian officials, including Prime Minister Hun Sen and his family, citing the southeast Asian country's crackdown on the opposition. The foreign ministry said in a statement Thursday that the preferential treatment...
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February 22, 2018 - 6:51 am
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania middle school canceled classes after a sleepwalking student was found inside the building. State police say the seventh-grade student called 911 around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday to report he was inside Wendover Middle School in Hempfield Township. The student told...
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This frame grab from video provided on Wednesday Feb. 21, 2018 by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man, right, hugging and saying his last goodbye to his dead child who was killed during airstrikes and shelling by Syrian government forces, as he walks to bury him in a mass grave, in Ghouta, suburb of Damascus, Syria. It is a grief shared by all too many parents trapped with their children under a brutal, government siege of the Eastern Ghouta region outside the Syrian capital of Damascus. The government, backed by Russia, is determined to bring the once rebellious region back under its authority. (Ghouta Media Center via AP)
February 22, 2018 - 4:44 am
BEIRUT (AP) — A father saying his last goodbye to his dead child, before the shelling starts again. It's a grief shared by all too many parents trapped with their children under a brutal, government siege of the eastern Ghouta region outside the Syrian capital of Damascus. The government, backed by...
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February 22, 2018 - 12:00 am
STATE TAXES Georgia House passes governor's sweeping tax cuts ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia House has passed sweeping tax cuts that could eliminate any surplus revenue the state expected to collect as a result of the federal tax overhaul, sending the proposal to the Senate. The governor's office...
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FILE - In this Dec. 12, 1961 file photo, Evangelist Billy Graham, left, talks with President John F. Kennedy during a call at the the White House in Washington. Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died. Spokesman Mark DeMoss says Graham, who long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments, died at his home in North Carolina on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. He was 99. (AP Photo, File)
February 21, 2018 - 9:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Billy Graham's relationship with the presidents (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The Rev. Billy Graham was a presidential fixture stretching back to the early years of the Cold War. Harry Truman rebuffed but later embraced Graham. He urged Dwight D. Eisenhower to run for...
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February 21, 2018 - 1:00 pm
BERLIN (AP) — A watchdog group says corruption continues to be a global problem and the majority of counties are moving too slowly in their efforts to address it. Berlin-based Transparency International released its Corruption Perceptions Index for 2017 on Wednesday. It ranks 180 countries and...
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