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An Emirati coast guard vessel passes an oil tanker off the coast of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Monday, May 13, 2019. Saudi Arabia said Monday two of its oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates near Fujairah in attacks that caused "significant damage" to the vessels, one of them as it was en route to pick up Saudi oil to take to the United States. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
May 13, 2019 - 6:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An American military team's initial assessment is that Iranian or Iranian-backed proxies used explosives Sunday to blow large holes in four ships anchored off the coast of the United Arab Emirates, a U.S. official said Monday. The official said each ship has a 5- to 10-foot hole...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 13, 2019 - 5:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pledged Monday not to use information stolen by foreign adversaries in his 2020 reelection campaign, even as he wrongly insisted he hadn't used such information to his benefit in 2016. During a question-and-answer session with reporters in the Oval Office,...
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FILE- In this Jan. 9, 2019, file photo, Facebook employees sit at their stations during a tour of its new 130,000-square-foot offices in Cambridge, Mass. Facebook is raising what it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal from the service. Facebook said Monday, May 13, that it will pay at least $18 an hour for these jobs. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
May 13, 2019 - 3:45 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal. Facebook will pay at least $18 an hour for these jobs. Those in New York City, Washington, D.C., and the...
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A guesthouse is pictured at the river 'Ilz' in Passau, Germany, Monday, May 13, 2019. Police investigating the mysterious death of three people whose bodies were found with crossbow bolts inside at the hotel in Bavaria on Saturday, May 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
May 13, 2019 - 9:24 am
BERLIN (AP) — The bodies of two women have been found at the apartment in Germany of one of three people who died at a hotel several hundred kilometers away in a mysterious case involving crossbows, police said Monday. Police said they didn't immediately have details of the identity of the women...
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A view from the top of a two story building in Fagatogo village overlooking the Port of Pago Pago, as the North Korean cargo ship, Wise Honest, docks at the main docking section of Pago Pago Harbor, Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Pago Pago, American Samoa. The North Korean cargo ship was seized by the U.S. because of suspicion it was used to violate international sanctions. It arrived Saturday at the capital of this American territory. (AP Photo/Fili Sagapolutele)
May 13, 2019 - 1:19 am
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — A North Korean cargo ship seized by the U.S. because of suspicion it was used to violate international sanctions arrived at the capital of this American territory, where it will undergo inspections. The Wise Honest was slowly towed to the port of Pago Pago during a...
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May 12, 2019 - 10:39 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The chief commercial officer at Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, has resigned after profits dipped to their lowest level in years. Emirates on Sunday confirmed Thierry Antinori's resignation. It says Adnan Kazim, who currently oversees a division...
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FILE - In this April 22, 2019 file photo, a Central American migrant is detained by Mexican immigration agents on the highway to Pijijiapan, Mexico. Mexican authorities say the number of mainly Central American migrants who were detained in April has risen by 79% in comparison to the same month last year, according to figures released by Mexico's Interior Department on Thursday, May 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo, File)
May 10, 2019 - 1:40 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say the number of mainly Central American migrants who were detained in April has risen by 79% in comparison to the same month last year. Figures released by the Interior Department on Thursday show that 20,564 migrants were detained last month, compared to 11...
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May 10, 2019 - 6:49 am
FRANKFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Spring was in the air when a New Jersey homeowner found two black bears battling in his yard. Corey Bale tells NJ.com he went outside to investigate last week after a neighbor told him there was a bear behind his Frankford Township home. But when he stepped outside,...
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May 08, 2019 - 2:57 pm
DERBY LINE, Vt. (AP) — U.S. officials marked the completion of a new U.S.-Canada border crossing facility that is designed to smooth the flow of people and trade between the two countries while keeping the U.S. safe from terrorism and criminal organizations. The new $33 million facility at the...
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In this April 15, 2019, photo, a man walks past an advertisement of Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. at its mobile phone shop in Tokyo. Softbank said Wednesday, May 8, 209, it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to increase its stake in Yahoo Japan to nearly 45%. The company forecast that with the additional stake in Yahoo, its revenue will rise to 4.8 trillion yen ($43.6 billion) in this fiscal year. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
May 08, 2019 - 6:56 am
Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. said Wednesday that it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to increase its stake in Yahoo Japan to nearly 45%. The company forecast that with the additional stake in Yahoo, its net profit will rise to 480 billion yen ($4.4 billion) in the current...
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