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UN raises probable death toll in migrant boat sinking to 64

ROME/January 08, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The UN migration agency has raised the probable death toll to 64 in the weekend sinking of a smugglers’ rubber dinghy in…

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Red dress takes heat amid Golden Globes all-black dress code

LOS ANGELES/January 08, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Nearly every star attending the Golden Globes wore black as a statement against sexual misconduct in Hollywood — so one red…

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Former Iran judiciary chief being treated in German hospital

BERLIN/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The German government says the former head of Iran’s judiciary is receiving treatment at a hospital in Germany. Foreign Ministry spokesman Rainer Breul…

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Winfrey highlights story of black woman raped by white men

LOS ANGELES/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Oprah Winfrey’s barnstormer of a speech at the Golden Globes highlighted the story of a black Alabama woman who was raped by…

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UK’s Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet

LONDON/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —British Prime Minister Theresa May is starting the new political year with a shake-up of her Cabinet. May is trying to bolster her…

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Greek leader: bond market return in 2018 ‘important target’

ATHENS, Greece/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Greece’s prime minister says a full return to markets in 2018 remains an “important target,” with the country’s bailout funding formally ending…

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German nationalist lawmaker gets warning over racist tweet

BERLIN/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A nationalist party has given one of its lawmakers a warning over a racist tweet on his account directed against former tennis star…

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Oprah for President? Twitter fans make the case

LOS ANGELES/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Oprah Winfrey’s moving speech at the Golden Globes has some fans and fellow celebrities calling for her presidential run. The actress accepted…

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St Louis Weather Conditions & Forecast, January 8, 2018

St Louis Weather Conditions, Forecast & Air Quality Index readings published by STL.News ST LOUIS, MO/January 8, 2018 (STL.News) St Louis weather conditions & forecast…

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NAACP plans to protest Trump’s visit to Atlanta

ATLANTA/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday. Another group says demonstrators will “take a knee” before…

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Pakistan cricket star Imran Khan wants to marry faith healer

ISLAMABAD/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The party of Pakistan’s cricket legend turned politician Imran Khan says he has sent a proposal of marriage to a faith healer but…

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AP Explains: What to expect from North-South Korean talks

SEOUL, South Korea/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —North Korea’s recent abrupt push to improve ties with South Korea wasn’t totally unexpected, as the country has a history of…

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Pope urges effort to rebuild trust in North Korea, Syria

VATICAN CITY/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Pope Francis is urging international efforts to rebuild trust on the Korean peninsula and in Syria, using his annual foreign policy address…

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Libyan navy rescues 272 migrants from stranded boats

BENGHAZI, Libya/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Libya’s navy says it has rescued 272 migrants whose vessels were stranded in the Mediterranean Sea as they tried to reach southern…

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Global stocks rise after strong Wall Street week

BEIJING/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Global stock markets rose Monday following Wall Street’s strong week as traders looked ahead to data releases from China, Japan and the Eurozone….

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BBC’s China editor resigns over gender pay gap dispute

BEIJING/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The BBC’s China editor has resigned her position in Beijing in protest over what she called a failure to sufficiently address a gap…

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Syria’s death toll in Idlib car bomb rises to at least 25

BEIRUT/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A Syrian monitoring group and paramedics in the northwestern city of Idlib say the death toll from a massive car bombing there the…

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Iran FM warns neighbors, says they seeking unrest in Iran

TEHRAN, Iran/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Iran’s foreign minister has warned neighboring countries over fomenting insecurity in his country, a reference to anti-government protests that have roiled Iran…

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Apple investors urge action to curb child gadget addiction

NEW YORK/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Two major Apple investors have urged the iPhone maker to take action to curb growing smartphone addiction among children, highlighting a growing…

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Men? A sideshow at a Golden Globes that celebrated women

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif./January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Golden Globe Awards aren’t generally known for their seriousness, yet Sunday’s ceremony will go down in history as a powerful…

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A near ace and a big win for Dustin Johnson at Kapalua

KAPALUA, Hawaii/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Dustin Johnson hit one of the best shots he never saw. Not all of it, anyway. The Sentry Tournament of Champions had…

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The Latest: Trump allies defend him against book’s claims

WASHINGTON/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2:10 a.m. Trump administration officials and allies are rallying to the president’s defense, trying…

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Malaysian opposition names 92-year-old Mahathir as PM choice

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia /January 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Malaysia’s opposition alliance has named 92-year-old former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad as its prime minister candidate for…

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Oil tanker burning off China’s coast at risk of exploding

BEIJING/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —An oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China’s east coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese…

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A look at North-South Korean sports ties

SEOUL, South Korea/January 08, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Despite the frosty political ties between their home countries, athletes from North and South Korea have sometimes produced emotional scenes of…