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Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple says its services respect your digital boundaries — and it wants you to know it.
Israel, Gaza militants in 2nd day of cross-border fighting

Israel, Gaza militants in 2nd day of cross-border fighting

JERUSALEM — Israeli aircraft bombed targets across the Gaza Strip and Gaza militants fired rockets into Israel early Tuesday, the second day of cross-border fighting that erupted in the last stretch of a closely contested race for Israeli prime minis
Thai parties jostle for power after 1st election since coup

Thai parties jostle for power after 1st election since coup

BANGKOK — The two top parties began angling for the upper hand in forming a new government in Thailand on Monday after partial results showed no group won a majority of seats in the country's first national election since a 2014 military coup.

Judge suggests Hawaii man avoid favourite soda on probation

WAILUKU, Hawaii — A Hawaii judge suggested a man not drink his favourite soda during four years of probation on a car theft conviction. Judge Rhonda Loo suggested in a Maui court last week that 21-year-old Christopher Montilliano Jr.
UK lawmakers seize Brexit agenda in bid to break deadlock

UK lawmakers seize Brexit agenda in bid to break deadlock

LONDON — British lawmakers seized a measure of control over the stalled Brexit process from Prime Minister Theresa May's foundering government Monday, setting up a series of votes that could dramatically alter the course of the U.K.

Key facts in the federal case against Michael Avenatti

NEW YORK — Key facts in the federal case against celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti: WHO IS MICHAEL AVENATTI? Avenatti, 48, became a household name last year through his representation of Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who claims she had an affair
Ex-Brazilian President Temer released from jail after 5 days

Ex-Brazilian President Temer released from jail after 5 days

RIO DE JANEIRO — Former Brazilian President Michel Temer was released from jail on Monday, less than a week after he was arrested in the sprawling Car Wash corruption probe that has ensnared many of the country's top politicians and business leaders.
New Mexico senator, conservationist won't run again in 2020

New Mexico senator, conservationist won't run again in 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico Senator Tom Udall announced Monday he will not seek re-election in 2020, opening a secure Democratic seat to competition and ending a chapter in a Western political dynasty built on environmental conservation.
The Latest: Parliament votes to consider Brexit alternatives

The Latest: Parliament votes to consider Brexit alternatives

LONDON — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 10:15 p.m. British lawmakers are set to hold a series of votes on different options for Brexit in an attempt to break the country's political deadlock.

Ethiopian Airlines says pilots got appropriate training

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopian Airlines' CEO says the pilots who flew the plane that crashed on March 10 had trained on "all appropriate simulators," rejecting reports that they had not been adequately prepared to handle the new aircraft.