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Hundreds of protesters brave a cold night in Jerusalem to press on with their calls for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to step down over corruption charges against him.

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The coronavirus has been found on ice cream produced in eastern China, prompting a recall of cartons from the same batch, according to the government.

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The Powerball jackpot will grow to an estimated $730 million after there were no winners for the lottery's top prize. The results come as there was also no winner of the Mega Millions jackpot. That top prize is now estimated at $850 million.

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A day after Mexico angered U.S. officials by publishing an entire 751-page U.S. case file against a former defense secretary, the Mexican prosecutors who exonerated him released their own heavily edited version.

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Replying to @AP_Politics: Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. It will be a history-making…

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Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. It will be a history-making event Wednesday when the first Black, South Asian and female vice president takes her oath of office from the first Latina justice.

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Indonesian rescuers have retrieved more bodies from the rubble of homes and buildings toppled by a 6.2 magnitude earthquake, raising the death toll to 56. Military engineers managed to reopen ruptured roads and rebuild a bridge.

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Democratic Rep. Lou Correa of California contracted the coronavirus before he could get a second dose of vaccine that would have boosted his immunity. (corrects link)

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Replying to @AP_Politics: President-elect Joe Biden plans to immediately ask Congress to provide a path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million i…

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President-elect Joe Biden plans to immediately ask Congress to provide a path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally, according to people briefed on his plans.

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Guatemalan authorities estimate that as many as 9,000 Honduran migrants have crossed into Guatemala as part of an effort to form a new caravan to reach the U.S. border.

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Replying to @APEntertainment: Journalists across the country are preparing to cover protests at state capitols in advance of next week’s presidentia…

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Replying to @APEntertainment: An attorney for Dr. Dre says the music mogul is back at home after being treated at a Los Angeles hospital for a repor…

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Replying to @APEntertainment: Betty White will celebrate her 99th birthday Sunday by feeding a pair of ducks and eating a hot dog and fries. Plus, s…

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Journalists across the country are preparing to cover protests at state capitols in advance of next week’s presidential inauguration. They could become targets.

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An attorney for Dr. Dre says the music mogul is back at home after being treated at a Los Angeles hospital for a reported brain aneurysm. The rapper and producer had posted Jan. 5 that he was "doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team."

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Replying to @AP_Politics: President-elect Joe Biden introduced his slate of scientific advisers with the promise that they would summon “science and…

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President-elect Joe Biden introduced his slate of scientific advisers with the promise that they would summon “science and truth” to combat the pandemic, climate crisis and other challenges.

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Betty White will celebrate her 99th birthday Sunday by feeding a pair of ducks and eating a hot dog and fries. Plus, she says: "I can stay up as late as I want without asking permission!"

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Loews Hotels said it has canceled an upcoming fundraiser for U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley, the latest fallout for the Republican lawmaker after the U.S. Capitol uprising.

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Some Republican elected and party officials are invoking the same language about civil war that is used by far-right extremist groups involved in the attack on the U.S. Capitol. By @jcarrsmyth @Jay_Reeves.

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In an exclusive interview with AP, @SelenaGomez says that the leaders of Facebook, Twitter, Google and YouTube have allowed “people with hate in their hearts” to thrive. (replaces tweet to reflect that interview preceded Capitol riot)

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Replying to @APEastRegion: “The bus just took off on its own." The driver of a tandem bus whose front half plunged off a New York City bridge blamed…

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“The bus just took off on its own." The driver of a tandem bus whose front half plunged off a New York City bridge blamed the crash on mechanical failure.

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Brazil has won renown for its decades of immunization campaigns, but not in this pandemic. This is the story behind how Brazil's government bungled Covid-19 immunization planning.

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Republicans worry a corporate donor backlash in the wake of last week’s deadly Capitol insurrection could crimp fundraising, complicating the party’s efforts to retake the Senate.

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