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EU leaders can't agree yet on post-Brexit budget

EU leaders can't agree yet on post-Brexit budget

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders are unlikely to agree this year on a new multiyear budget that will plug a huge funding gap caused by Britain's departure from the bloc, European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday.
HBO biopic about Penn State's Joe Paterno premieres April 7

HBO biopic about Penn State's Joe Paterno premieres April 7

NEW YORK — An HBO biopic starring Al Pacino as late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno will premiere April 7. HBO tweeted the premiere date Friday, along with a trailer to the film directed by Barry Levinson.
EU official says UK seems delusional over post-Brexit ties

EU official says UK seems delusional over post-Brexit ties

BRUSSELS — A top European Union official says Britain's view of its future ties with the EU after Brexit seems delusional. European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that "if the media reports are correct, I am afraid that the U.K.

Bank halts NRA credit card, car rental firm ends discount

LINCOLN, Neb. — The nation's largest privately-owned bank holding company and a major car rental chain said Thursday they will stop promotions aimed at National Rifle Association members.
Trump again criticizes ailing McCain over health care vote

Trump again criticizes ailing McCain over health care vote

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump renewed his criticism of John McCain for the senator's dramatic thumbs-down deciding vote last year against the GOP health care repeal.
CDC seeking $400 million to replace lab for deadliest germs

CDC seeking $400 million to replace lab for deadliest germs

NEW YORK — Thirteen years after building a state-of-the-art lab for the world's most dangerous germs, the nation's top public health agency is asking for more than $400 million to build a new one.
Gang rapes and beheadings: UN reveals new South Sudan abuses

Gang rapes and beheadings: UN reveals new South Sudan abuses

JUBA, South Sudan — The witness accounts remain appalling. One South Sudanese man returned home after hiding from government soldiers to find they had blinded his mother, gouging out her eyes with spears.
US weighs Sheldon Adelson offer to fund Jerusalem embassy

US weighs Sheldon Adelson offer to fund Jerusalem embassy

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of a new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, four U.S. officials told The Associated Press.
Correction: Arkansas Judge-Sex Allegations story

Correction: Arkansas Judge-Sex Allegations story

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — In a story Feb.
18 killed as 2 blasts, gunfire rock Somalia's capital

18 killed as 2 blasts, gunfire rock Somalia's capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Two car bomb blasts in Somalia's capital killed at least 18 people on Friday and shattered a months-long period of calm in Mogadishu, which is often the target of attacks by the al-Shabab extremist group.