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  • Japan stunned after video claims death of 1 of 2 IS hostages
    Japan stunned after video claims death of 1 of 2 IS hostages

    TOKYO (AP) — From prime minister to ordinary people, Japanese responded with shock Sunday at a video purportedly showing one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed.

  • Father of Japanese hostage reported killed still hopeful
    Father of Japanese hostage reported killed still hopeful

    TOKYO (AP) — The father of the Japanese hostage purportedly shown in a video as having been killed by Islamic State militants is hoping against hope his son could still be alive.

  • Obama received warmly in India, seeks policy advances
    Obama received warmly in India, seeks policy advances

    NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's independence movement, Mahatma Gandhi.

  • Anti-bailout party the favorite as Greeks cast critical vote
    Anti-bailout party the favorite as Greeks cast critical vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks were voting Sunday in an early general election that could alter the course of the country's struggle with crippling debts, with a radical left party poised to win by promising to rewrite the terms of its international bailout.

  • Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm
    Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm

    NEW YORK (AP) — A major snowstorm with blizzard-like conditions could drop a foot or more of snow across most parts of the Northeast as they gear up for the workweek right after the first real storm of the winter hit them with rain, several inches of snow and messy slush.

  • Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive
    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said. The Ukrainian president called the blitz a terrorist attack and NATO and the U.S. demanded that Russia sop supporting the rebels.

  • Possible GOP candidates pitch ideas at conservative forum
    Possible GOP candidates pitch ideas at conservative forum

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The robust Christian right in early-voting Iowa plays an outsize role in helping determine the Republican presidential nominee, a political reality not lost on the parade of would-be 2016 candidates trying to draw attention at a Saturday gathering of social conservatives.

  • GOP presses state bills limiting gay rights before ruling
    GOP presses state bills limiting gay rights before ruling

    ATLANTA (AP) — A Texas lawmaker would strip the salaries from government officials who honor same-sex marriage licenses.

  • TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies
    TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88.

  • Belichick on deflated balls: 'We try to do everything right'
    Belichick on deflated balls: 'We try to do everything right'

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Saying his team "followed every rule to the letter," New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick described in detail how his team prepares its footballs on game day and defended his players from chatter that they made it to the Super Bowl by cheating.

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