The Associated Press

April 09, 2019 - 9:51 am
MILAN (AP) — A third descendant of Italy's long-time fascist dictator Benito Mussolini is entering the political arena. Caio Giulio Cesare Mussolini — Mussolini's great-grandson, whose name is taken from one of ancient Rome's most famous rulers — is running as a candidate in European elections for...
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After the coast is clear, visitors to the Museum of Flight are allowed to cross the street and head towards the main part of the museum Friday, April 5, 2019. Two people were trapped in the car at center for more than an hour after several power poles came crashing down on East Marginal Way on Friday, according to Tukwila police. Their injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. The downed utility poles are on East Marginal Way S. near S. 94th Place, looking northbound. (Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times via AP)
April 08, 2019 - 4:36 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — A couple says they're lucky to be alive after dozens of power lines fell on the Seattle street they were driving on, with one wooden public utility pole striking their SUV. "If it had hit the glass rather than the roof, it would have just come through," Tom Cook said in an interview...
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This Friday, April 5, 2019 photo provided by Boston University shows a cap that administers electrical stimulation and monitors brain waves for a visual working memory test at one of the school's laboratories. A study released on Monday, April 8, 2019, finds that zapping the brains of people over 60 with a mild electrical current improved a form of memory enough that they performed like people in their 20s. (Rob Reinhart/Boston University via AP)
April 08, 2019 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Zapping the brains of people over 60 with a mild electrical current improved a form of memory enough that they performed like people in their 20s, a new study found. Someday, people might visit clinics to boost that ability, which declines both in normal aging and in dementias like...
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Cambridge rowing crew, with left James Cracknell, 2nd left, in action against Oxford during The Boat Race on the River Thames in London, Sunday April 7, 2019. The 165th annual Boat Race traditionally fought out between Oxford and Cambridge university rowing crews. (Adam Davy/PA via AP)
April 07, 2019 - 12:26 pm
LONDON (AP) — James Cracknell became the oldest winner of the Boat Race at age 46 on Sunday when Cambridge beat Oxford by one length in the 165th edition on the River Thames. The double Olympic gold medalist — a Peterhouse College masters student — is eight years older than the previous record...
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Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, center, leaves his lawyer's office in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Ghosn, facing financial misconduct charges in Japan, says he will hold a news conference on April 11. (Sadayuki Goto/Kyodo News via AP)
April 07, 2019 - 11:10 am
PARIS (AP) — The wife of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn says she hastily left Japan after her husband's latest arrest because she feared for her own safety. France's weekly Journal du Dimanche quoted Carole Ghosn saying in an interview published Sunday that she saw police take her husband back...
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In this March 26, 2019 photo, Bonnie Loedel hugs her cousin while her brother Daniel Loedel holds a wooden urn containing the skeletal remains of their sister Isabel, as they arrive to the Remembrance, Truth and Justice Mausoleum for the Victims of State Sponsored Terrorism, at the public cemetery in La Plata, Argentina. Isabel Loedel, whose remains were only identified last year, was forcibly disappeared during the country's 1976-1983 dictatorship. (AP Photo/Tomas F. Cuesta)
April 05, 2019 - 12:16 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Bonnie and Daniel Loedel walked into a mausoleum with an urn holding the bone remains of their sister Isabel, who had been unidentified for four decades after being forcibly disappeared during Argentina's military dictatorship. Delivering the simple wooden box was the...
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April 02, 2019 - 2:27 pm
MARLBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire say they cited a driver who had a kid in her lap — the baby goat kind. Marlborough police say they pulled the woman over on April Fool's Day when they saw her using her cellphone. They soon realized that she was driving without a valid license - and...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, poses with King Abdullah II of Jordan before a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Friday, March 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
March 31, 2019 - 2:59 pm
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has appointed three new government members, including the minister who will be in charge of handling Brexit-related issues. A lawmaker with Macron's party, Amelie de Montchalin, becomes junior minister for European affairs, a statement from the French...
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Central American migrants, part of the caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, move on a road in Tapachula, Chiapas State, Mexico, Thursday, March 28, 2019. A caravan of about 2,500 Central Americans and Cubans is currently making its way through Mexico's southern state of Chiapas. (AP Photo/Isabel Mateos)
March 30, 2019 - 4:08 pm
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The "mother of all caravans" expected to depart from Central America has begun by looking more like the baby of all caravans, after a group of about 40 migrants left Saturday for the U.S. from the capital of El Salvador. It was not immediately clear whether they...
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President Donald Trump switches from Marine One to get on his motorcade at Canal Point Landing Zone in Canal Point, Fla., en route to Herbert Hoover Dike, Friday, March 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
March 29, 2019 - 2:23 pm
CANAL POINT, Florida (AP) — President Donald Trump has toured the Herbert Hoover Dike at Lake Okeechobee in the key electoral battleground of Florida. Trump blasted Democrats while touting his administration's infrastructure efforts during Friday's appearance as he surveyed efforts to fortify the...
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