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  • AP interview: Turkish opposition warns govt about witch hunt

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:53:36 GMT

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's polarized factions should learn from their mistakes and overcome their antagonism, the main opposition leader said Tuesday, reflecting fragile efforts to reconcile in a shaken country where the opposition has for years accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of authoritarianism.

  • Pope to find a Catholic Poland out of step with his vision

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:49:24 GMT

    KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — When Pope Francis arrives in Poland this week for World Youth Day, he will meet a nation still deeply committed to its conservative Catholic traditions and to the memory of St. John Paul II, who inspired this country's successful struggle against communism in the 1980s.

  • Indiana prosecutor to seek death penalty in 'Purge' killings

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:42:00 GMT

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty in the case of a 19-year-old Indianapolis man charged with fatally shooting three people over four days in May.

  • Judge denies request to transfer inmates who claimed abuse

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:32:21 GMT

    PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a request to transfer inmates who claimed they were being mistreated by officials at a Virginia jail where a 24-year-old mentally ill man died last year.

  • 3 convicted in string of jewelry store heists across South

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:31:43 GMT

    PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Three Georgia men face up to life in prison after being found guilty following a federal trial in the Florida Panhandle on conspiracy charges connected to six jewelry store robberies across the southeastern United States.

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  • NJ High Court Says Cops Can't Stop Drivers for Legal High Beam Use

    2016-07-25T18:59:28Z

    A driver having the high beams on alone on an empty city street at night is not a valid basis for a traffic stop, at least not in New Jersey. The state's highest court affirmed rulings below, finding that the search of a passenger in a car stopped on......

  • #USImmigrationLaw: What Does Changed Circumstances Mean?

    2016-07-25T17:19:56Z

    Asylum is a form of humanitarian relief available to people who face persecution in their home countries based on specific criteria. Although affirmative asylum applications must be filed within one year of arrival in the United States, changed circumstances are an exception to the general rule. A person may......

  • Top 10 Car Accident Claim Questions

    2016-07-25T12:58:17Z

    This is roundup of previous posts in our series on car accident claims. Many of us experience an accident, but do we really know what do to, how to get help, or what our rights are? This series can help. Every car accident, even the standard fender bender, is unique.......

  • Who Is Liable for Injury on Private Beaches?

    2016-07-22T22:02:51Z

    Owning private beachfront property is a dream for many and attainable for only a lucky few. But those who don’t live the dream can still enjoy private beaches. In fact, many states encourage property owners to allow recreational use of private lands by limiting liability. State statutes vary and the......

  • Can My Spouse Purchase or Carry a Gun for Me?

    2016-07-22T21:58:51Z

    While Second Amendment guarantees the right of all citizens to keep and bear arms, there are limits to Second Amendment protections. States can, for example, limit the type of weapons people can buy, regulate the licenses and background checks required to buy and carry firearms, and may even disqualify certain......

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  • AP interview: Turkish opposition warns govt about witch hunt

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:53:36 GMT

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's polarized factions should learn from their mistakes and overcome their antagonism, the main opposition leader said Tuesday, reflecting fragile efforts to reconcile in a shaken country where the opposition has for years accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of authoritarianism.

  • Pope to find a Catholic Poland out of step with his vision

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:49:24 GMT

    KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — When Pope Francis arrives in Poland this week for World Youth Day, he will meet a nation still deeply committed to its conservative Catholic traditions and to the memory of St. John Paul II, who inspired this country's successful struggle against communism in the 1980s.

  • Turkey ready to resume pipeline project with Russia

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:41:51 GMT

    MOSCOW (AP) — Turkey's economy minister says the country is ready to resume work on building a gas pipeline from Russia, a project that was suspended amid tensions between the two countries.

  • The Latest: US condemns attack on French church

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:35:53 GMT

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the hostage-taking in the French region of Normandy. (all times local):

  • Kremlin: US politicians being 'paranoid' about Russia

    Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:34:54 GMT

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian presidential spokesman on Tuesday accused U.S. politicians of being paranoid after Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign blamed Russia for an email hack and suggested the goal was to help Republican Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race.