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Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

MOSCOW — While Donald Trump came home to criticism from left and right after his first summit with Vladimir Putin, the Russian president came home to universal praise.
Study finds dramatic increase in 2018 Sundance attendance

Study finds dramatic increase in 2018 Sundance attendance

SALT LAKE CITY — Attendance at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival increased dramatically over the previous year, according to an economic impact study released on Tuesday.
Robin Williams speaks for himself in new film on late comic

Robin Williams speaks for himself in new film on late comic

NEW YORK — A new documentary on Robin Williams tells the late comedian's story mostly using his voice. "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind" uses a wealth of archival footage to put viewers inside his thought process.
Amazon pokes fun at glitches, says tech gadgets popular

Amazon pokes fun at glitches, says tech gadgets popular

NEW YORK — Amazon poked fun at the early glitches it saw with Prime Day, though it said shoppers still found plenty to buy.

Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program

PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine city is among seven municipalities that have been selected to help test self-driving car technology.

Police: Paraplegic man assaulted at least 2 exotic dancers

ATLANTA — A Georgia paraplegic man is accused of assaulting at least two exotic dancers. Police told WSB-TV that 31-year-old Johnnie Thompson paid exotic dancers to perform in his Decatur home last week.
MGM sues Vegas mass shooting victims, argues it isn't liable

MGM sues Vegas mass shooting victims, argues it isn't liable

LAS VEGAS — MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas.
Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

NEW YORK — Sen. Kamala Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party who is sometimes cited as a possible presidential contender in 2020, has a book deal.
Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

JOHANNESBURG — In his highest profile speech since leaving office, former U.S.
Israel places new limitations on cargo crossing into Gaza

Israel places new limitations on cargo crossing into Gaza

JERUSALEM — Israel placed new restrictions on its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip on Tuesday in response to continued Hamas hostilities, even after it agreed to a cease-fire ending 24 hours of intense fighting.