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Mexico data confirm 0.1% economic contraction in 2019

New Mexican government figures confirm the country's economy entered a recession and contracted 0.1% in 2019, the first year of President Andrés Manuel López...

`Tool Box Killer’ who preyed on teenagers dies in California

California officials say one of the so-called “Tool Box Killers” who preyed on teenage girls in Southern California more than 40 years ago has...

French Total to drill exploratory well off Lebanese coast

French oil giant Total and the Lebanese government say the drill ship that will set up the first oil and gas exploration well off...

Family donates $2.5 million to fund investigative journalism

A Miami family is pledging $2.5 million to help fund investigative journalism in South Florida By Associated Press February 25, 2020, 3:38 PM 2 min read MIAMI -- A...

Forest fire near Appalachian Trail mostly contained

A forest fire burning through a popular hiking area that is crossed by the Appalachian Trail and a major interstate highway is almost completely...

Vietnam dissident Buddhist monk Thich Quang Do dies at 91

Thich Quang Do, a Buddhist monk who became the public face of religious dissent in Vietnam while the Communist government kept him in prison...

After harsh words, Hillary Clinton says she’ll support Sanders if nominated

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has expressed her skepticism about Bernie Sanders but says she will support the Democratic nominee regardless of...

Lawyer: Man unfit for trial in slaying linked to dating app

A lawyer says a Michigan man who's charged with killing and mutilating a man whom he met through a dating app is mentally unfit...

3 sentenced in dismemberment of slain Virginia teenager

Three people convicted in the cover up of a Virginia teenager's slaying have been sentenced to prison By The Associated Press February 25, 2020, 2:46 PM 2 min...

Ford recalls popular F-150 pickup to fix headlamp problem

Ford is recalling more than 217,000 pickup trucks mainly in North America to fix a problem with the daytime running lights By The Associated Press February 25,...

Saudi king names ousted oil minister to lead investment draw

Saudi Arabia's monarch has appointed as the country's new minister of investment a prominent figure in the kingdom By The Associated Press February 25, 2020, 3:00 PM 2...

1st virus cases reported confirmed in Austria, Croatia

Austrian public broadcaster ORF reports that authorities have confirmed the first cases of COVID-19 in the Alpine country By The Associated Press February 25, 2020, 2:46 PM 1...