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  1. Arab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisisSun, 29 Mar 2015 21:08:45 GMT
    SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) -- A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over influence in the region.... More...
  2. Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, familySun, 29 Mar 2015 18:19:12 GMT
    MONTABAUR, Germany (AP) -- The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-year-old co-pilot for causing the plane crash that killed 150 people in southern France.... More...
  3. AP Exclusive: Before leak, NSA mulled ending phone programSun, 29 Mar 2015 16:05:36 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Security Agency considered abandoning its secret program to collect and store American calling records in the months before leaker Edward Snowden revealed the practice, current and former intelligence officials say, because some officials believed the costs outweighed the meager counterterrorism benefits.... More...
  4. Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not othersSun, 29 Mar 2015 16:39:07 GMT
    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but is pushing back on how long it must limit technology it could use to make atomic arms, Western officials involved in the nuclear talks said Sunday.... More...
  5. Indiana governor: New law 'not about discrimination'Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:56:19 GMT
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.... More...
  6. Nigerians vote Sunday despite violence, technical hitchesSun, 29 Mar 2015 19:41:23 GMT
    ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) -- Boko Haram fighters attacked poll stations in northeast Nigeria and a governor demanded elections be canceled in an oil-rich southern state Sunday as the count started for a presidential election too close to call.... More...
  7. Saudi response to Swedish criticism tests Europe's reachSun, 29 Mar 2015 19:26:51 GMT
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Sweden's foreign minister is hardly the first diplomat to raise concerns about Saudi Arabia's human rights record, but when she used the word "dictatorship" in a speech last month she crossed a red line for the kingdom at a time of intense regional turmoil, igniting a diplomatic crisis.... More...
  8. Police: 2nd body found 3 days after NYC blastSun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:11 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Emergency workers found a second body Sunday in the mass of rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said.... More...
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