Ukraine bars entry to Russian males, upping ante in conflict

Ukrainian officials have upped the ante in the growing confrontation with Russia, announcing a travel ban for most Russian males and searching the home of an in
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Diocese says Iowa priest who threatened rape has recovered

A Roman Catholic diocese is defending its decision to continue employing a priest who told police he was trying to rape a woman when he was arrested naked in an
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Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci dies at 77

Oscar-winning film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci dead at 77

Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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Scuffles in Romania at blessing of Orthodox cathedral

Tens of thousands of Romanians have braved hours of cold weather for the blessing of a grandiose Orthodox cathedral consecrated to mark 100 years since modern-d
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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

PHOTO GALLERY: Children walking through the Cathedral of Light, an illuminated trail at Kew Gardens, in London, French President Emmanuel Macron and Belgian Pri
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Friday's Postponements
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Police, others clear St. Paul homeless camp

Police have cleared a homeless camp in St. Paul, ordering its inhabitants to leave the encampment where about two dozen people have lived since last spring
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Indiana, Purdue go heavy on in-state recruits in next class

Indiana coach Archie Miller and Purdue coach Matt Painter relied exclusively on in-state talent for their new recruiting classes
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No voters showed up to this polling place on Election Day

Rhode Island elections officials say one polling place in Providence did not see a single voter during the midterm elections earlier this week
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One Rhode Island polling place did not see a single voter

Rhode Island elections officials say one polling place in Providence did not see a single voter during the midterm elections earlier this week
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2 California death row inmates found dead; suicide suspected

Two men on California's death row for committing multiple murders have been found dead at San Quentin State Prison
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Spain: Artist arrested for red paint on late dictator's tomb

An artist has been arrested after painting a dove in red on Gen. Francisco Franco's tomb, an attack that comes as debate rages in Spain over the exhumation of t
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US tourist helps stop thief who tried to steal Magna Carta

An American tourist from Louisiana helped stop a hammer-wielding thief who unsuccessfully tried to steal the Magna Carta at Salisbury Cathedral, working in tand
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US tourist stops thief who tried to steal Magna Carta in UK

An American tourist from Louisiana has reportedly tackled a hammer-wielding thief who unsuccessfully tried to steal the Magna Carta at Salisbury Cathedral, hold
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Man arrested in attempted Magna Carta heist gets bail

Police in southwestern England say a man arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal the Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral has been released on bail
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Matthew Shepard, symbol for gay rights, laid to rest in DC

Matthew Shepard, whose death mobilized the gay rights movement, laid to rest
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Ashes of LGBTQ movement symbol Matthew Shepard laid to rest

The ashes of Matthew Shepard, whose gruesome 1998 killing became a rallying cry for the gay rights movement, have been laid to rest in Washington National Cathe
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Franco heirs take upper hand in fight over dictator's body

The Spanish government's attempt to exorcise the ghost of dictator Gen. Francisco Franco could backfire if relatives reinter his embalmed body under Madrid's ca
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Man arrested trying to steal Magna Carta from UK cathedral

British police have arrested a man accused of trying to steal a Magna Carta from its display case at Salisbury Cathedral
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Matthew Shepard, LGBTQ movement symbol, being laid to rest

The ashes of Matthew Shepard, whose brutal murder in the 1990s became a rallying cry for the gay rights movement, will be laid to rest in the Washington Nationa
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Matthew Shepard, symbol for LGBTQ movement, laid to rest

The ashes of Matthew Shepard, whose brutal murder in the 1990s became a rallying cry for the gay rights movement, will be laid to rest in the Washington Nationa
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Grand Rapids bishop emeritus running Saginaw Diocese for now

The Catholic Diocese of Saginaw says Pope Francis has appointed the bishop emeritus of Grand Rapids as its apostolic administrator following the death of Bishop
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Minnesota prep player apologizes for 12th-player tackle

A Minnesota high school football captain has apologized after running from the sidelines to tackle an opponent racing for the goal line
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