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Supreme Court agrees to hear deadly DC sniper shootings case
WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider Virginia's plea to reinstate the life-without-parole sentence of a man who as a teenager participated in sniper shootings that terrorized the Washington, D.C., region in 2002.
Mar 18 2:34PM AP

Justices reject B&B owner who denied room to gay couple
WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court is rejecting an appeal from a Hawaii bed and breakfast that wouldn't rent a room to a lesbian couple.
Mar 18 1:42PM AP

Germany: Syrian man goes on trial over Chemnitz stabbing
BERLIN (AP) A Syrian asylum-seeker went on trial Monday in eastern Germany over the fatal stabbing in August of a German man that touched off far-right protests in the city of Chemnitz.
Mar 18 11:50AM AP

Israel's Supreme Court bans Jewish extremist from election
JERUSALEM (AP) Israel's Supreme Court has banned the leader of a Jewish ultranationalist party from running in the country's April elections.
Mar 17 6:57PM AP

Other 2020 Dems begin sharpening criticism of Beto O'Rourke
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) Back when he was still just teasing a presidential run, Beto O'Rourke told "Vanity Fair" he was "born to be in" the race. Now that he's campaigning to far greater media attention and much larger crowds than many Democrats who've been competing longer, they are taking offense at the former Texas congressman's sense of entitlement.
Mar 17 5:27PM AP

Beyond veto: Trump seeks more work-arounds to avoid Congress
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump's first congressional veto was more than a milestone: It signals a new era of ever more fraught relations between the two ends of Pennsylvania Avenue.
Mar 16 7:34AM AP

Democratic field taking shape with O'Rourke entry
WASHINGTON (AP) The contours of the Democratic presidential primary came into clearer focus this week with Texan Beto O'Rourke's entry into the race one of the final puzzle pieces in a contest that will be shaped by questions about race and gender, political ideology and generational change.
Mar 15 8:07AM AP

Premier: Telling companies to spy is 'not how China behaves
BEIJING (AP) China's premier has said Beijing "will not do that" when asked whether Chinese companies are told to spy on foreign countries.
Mar 15 4:03AM AP

A trailblazer.' Reaction to US Sen. Birch Bayh's death
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Reaction to the death of former U.S. Sen.
Mar 14 7:55PM AP

November trial date set for Trump confidant Roger Stone
WASHINGTON (AP) A federal judge has set a November trial date for one of President Donald Trump's longtime confidants, Roger Stone.
Mar 14 3:34PM AP

GOP senators appear ready to block Trump border declaration
WASHINGTON (AP) The Republican-led Senate is set to deal President Donald Trump a rebuke on his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border, with the only remaining question how many GOP senators will join Democrats in defying him.
Mar 14 7:13AM AP

Delaware mom, baby found dead before family court appearance
NEWPORT, Del. (AP) A 45-year-old woman and her 1-year-old son were found dead in their Delaware apartment just hours before the woman was supposed to appear in family court.
Mar 14 6:23AM AP

UK leader Theresa May: Parliament will vote Thursday on whether to seek a delay to Britain's departure from EU
LONDON (AP) UK leader Theresa May: Parliament will vote Thursday on whether to seek a delay to Britain's departure from EU.
Mar 13 7:58PM AP

Buttons with profanity at Georgia Capitol spark lawsuit
ATLANTA (AP) A civil liberties group is demanding that police on the Georgia Capitol grounds allow demonstrators to wear Planned Parenthood buttons that include profanity.
Mar 13 7:48PM AP

White House threatens veto of Yemen war resolution
WASHINGTON (AP) The White House has issued a veto threat ahead of a Senate vote to end U.S. support for the Saudi Arabian-led coalition fighting in Yemen.
Mar 13 3:30PM AP

Johns Hopkins wants armed police; Baltimore says not so fast
BALTIMORE (AP) Johns Hopkins University, a thriving private research institution with one of the world's foremost medical schools, wants to create an armed police force similar to those patrolling numerous other U.S. colleges and universities.
Mar 13 3:28PM AP

Theresa May: Hoarse, twice defeated, won't give up on Brexit
LONDON (AP) Her voice is hoarse from talking, her authority waning, and her overriding political goal taking Britain out of the European Union with a negotiated deal seems like a mirage.
Mar 13 3:08PM AP

The Latest: Brexit: UK won't impose border checks in Ireland
STRASBOURG, France (AP) The Latest on Brexit (all times local):
Mar 13 9:04AM AP

Cohen lawyer sends letter to Congress clarifying pardon talk
NEW YORK (AP) Amid talk that former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen again lied to Congress, Cohen's lawyer sent a letter Tuesday to the head of the House Oversight Committee clarifying Cohen's testimony that he never sought a pardon from the president.
Mar 13 5:35AM AP

Missouri panel trims bill on complaints of rape in college
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) A Missouri House panel on Tuesday significantly dialed back legislation that backers contend is aimed at ensuring those accused of rape and sex-based discrimination in college are treated fairly.
Mar 13 1:39AM AP