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A final copy of the free commuter paper, Express, is seen at McPherson Square Metro Station in downtown Washington, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019. The Washington Post announced yesterday that it has decided to cease publication of its Express commuter paper, that has been handed out for free at Metro stations for 16 years. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
September 12, 2019 - 2:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's daily free commuter newspaper, Express, is shutting down after 16 years. The Washington Post shut down Express on Thursday, one day after informing staff of the decision. Dan Caccavaro, the only editor in chief the paper has known, blames changing consumer habits. He...
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September 12, 2019 - 10:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is offering cash rewards for information leading to the identification and location of three top al-Qaida operatives. The State Department says it'll pay up to $5 million each for information about the men who it says were senior members of an al-Qaida affiliate...
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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2015 file photo, a pair of cable cars go past each other on Powell Street atop Nob Hill in San Francisco. The city's iconic cable cars will stop running for 10 days starting Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, while they undergo repairs. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said Wednesday, Sept. 11, that instead shuttle buses will run along the three cable car routes. The agency says it needs to get the manually-operated cable cars off the street to rehabilitate the gearboxes that power the system that started in the 1890s. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
September 11, 2019 - 1:37 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's iconic cable cars will stop running for 10 days starting Friday while they undergo the final repairs in a three-year restoration project of the gearboxes that propel the world-famous system up the city's notoriously steep hills. Shuttle buses will run along the...
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Czech Republic's President Milos Zeman, front left, listens his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic during a press conference after a meeting at the Serbia Palace in Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Zeman is on a two-day official visit to Serbia. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
September 11, 2019 - 8:07 am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Czech President Milos Zeman says he wants to know if his country can reverse its recognition of Serbia's former province Kosovo as an independent nation. On his second day visiting Serbia, Zeman criticized Kosovo for a second time. The predominantly ethnic Albanian nation...
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In this image taken from Polsat TV video, a man holds a balloon he found in Troszkowo, Poland, Tuesday Sept. 10, 2019. A young English woman has been surprised after she released a helium balloon in Birmingham earlier this month to commemorate the anniversary of her father’s death. The balloon ended up traveling more than 1,000 miles (1,700 kilometers), crossing land and sea to land in a field in northern Poland. (Polsat TV via AP)
September 11, 2019 - 5:28 am
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — An English woman released a helium balloon into the sky over Birmingham, England, to commemorate the anniversary of her father's death. She had no idea it would travel more than 1,000 miles (1,700 kilometers), crossing land and sea to end up days later in a field in...
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FILE - This Sept. 19, 2014 file photo shows Chairman and CEO of Victoria’s Secret parent L Brands Les Wexner touring the exhibit at the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio. Wexner says he is “embarrassed” by his former ties with the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, according to multiple media reports. He delivered the remarks during his opening address Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 at the company’s annual investor day in Columbus. The remarks came months after reports of his ties with Epstein surfaced. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)
September 10, 2019 - 2:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The chairman and CEO of Victoria's Secret parent L Brands says he is "embarrassed" by his former ties with the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, according to multiple media reports. Les Wexner delivered the remarks during his opening address Tuesday at the company's annual...
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September 10, 2019 - 10:57 am
MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple who police say went on a spending spree after a bank accidentally deposited $120,000 into their account are headed to trial. State police tell the Williamsport Sun-Gazette that Robert and Tiffany Williams, of Montoursville, spent most of the money on...
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September 10, 2019 - 10:24 am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Czech President Milos Zeman dislikes Kosovo, a former Serbian province whose declaration of independence Serbia does not recognize. As he landed in the Serbian capital of Belgrade on Tuesday, greeted by Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, Zeman said in English: "I like...
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September 06, 2019 - 12:20 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A mobile speed limit monitoring trailer in Albuquerque can still monitor speeding motorists can't be moved because thieves recently stole its tires. KOB-TV reports that police said Thursday that the wheels of the speed trailer were stolen and the device is now stationary...
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Youths plays soccer in the Vedado neighborhood of Havana, Cuba, Aug. 18, 2019. Six decades ago, the U.S. implemented an embargo against Cuba with the objective of stifling the economy and bringing down the communist government, however, according to many experts it instead harmed the population while generating resilience. (AP Photo/Ismael Francisco)
September 06, 2019 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is moving to further toughen sanctions against Cuba by reducing the amount of money that Cuban-Americans can send to family members on the island. Changes announced Friday by the Treasury Department limit remittances to $1,000 per person per quarter. The...
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