New Mexico budget crisis rears its head in courts, colleges

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s grinding budget crisis is taking a toll in courtrooms where overburdened attorneys have denied legal counsel to poor defendants, at museums reeling from layoffs and admission hikes, and at state universities and colleges … Continue reading


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Netanyahu says will discuss with Trump 'bad' Iran nuclear deal

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Austria's green, cigarette-loving new president

Vienna (AFP) – Fans affectionately call him “the professor” — and in the end Alexander Van der Bellen gave a lesson in election campaigning by fighting off the far-right to become Austria’s new president. He will have earned some new … Continue reading


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Leighton Baines rescued a late point for Everton against Manchester United after… Continue Reading »


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Norbert Hofer: Austria's failed far-right presidential candidate

Vienna (AFP) – Austria’s Norbert Hofer, who swiftly conceded defeat in an election Sunday in which he was bidding to become the EU’s first far-right president, is an ideologue and no fan of the bloc. The mild-mannered 45-year-old, a gun … Continue reading


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Pence downplays significance of Trump's call with Taiwan president

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Trump's inauguration shaping up to be different than in past

WASHINGTON (AP) — One thing you can count on during inauguration season in Washington: People of all stripes will find a reason to show up — whether it’s to celebrate or commiserate. There are parties and protests to attend, stars … Continue reading


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'Moana' Tops Slow Post-Thanksgiving Weekend With $28.4 Million

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Glider pilot dies in mid-air crash in Leicestershire

A glider pilot has died in a mid-air collision between a glider and a light aircraft. The man died at the scene after he crashed into a field near Lubenham, Leicestershire, shortly before 13:00 GMT. The light aircraft went on … Continue reading


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Brazilians take to streets against corruption

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – Brazilians marched across the country Sunday, protesting against corrupt politicians and what they said were attempts by Congress to shut down a huge anti-graft probe. Dressed overwhelmingly in the green and yellow national colors, thousands … Continue reading


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Ex-general Petraeus says he's ready to be top US diplomat

Washington (AFP) – David Petraeus, the army ex-general who resigned in disgrace as head of the CIA, said Sunday that he’s paid for his mistakes and is ready to become Donald Trump’s chief diplomat. Petraeus has interviewed with the president-elect … Continue reading


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'Dangerous driver killed our son and only got six years'

The parents of a man killed by a dangerous driver say they felt “let down” by the six-year jail sentence handed to the driver. Dawn and Ian Brown-Lartey recalled how their son Joseph was killed in 2014, after 18-year-old Addil … Continue reading


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