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German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for the coalition talks between her Christian Democrats and Free Democratic party FDP and the Green party in Berlin Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP)
November 14, 2017 - 4:05 pm
BONN, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the global climate talks taking place in Germany (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The U.S. State Department says its third-ranking diplomat will no longer lead the American delegation to climate change talks in Bonn, Germany, this week. A lower-level official will...
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FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 16, 2017, file photo, a person uses a smart phone in Chicago. A new analysis suggests that increased social media use could be one factor contributing to a rise in teen suicide. (AP Photo)
November 14, 2017 - 2:28 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — An increase in suicide rates among U.S. teens occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may be a link. Suicide rates for teens rose between 2010 and 2015 after they had declined for nearly two decades, according to data from the federal...
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November 14, 2017 - 12:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The hook of the latest internet TV service is a low price and no sports channels. Analysts estimate that internet TV packages such as Sling TV, YouTube TV and DirecTV Now have so far signed up a few million customers. These services are meant to replace cable TV with a cheaper price...
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November 14, 2017 - 12:00 am
Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link? Macron unveils plan to boost French youth, fight extremism Missouri attorney general investigating Google Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $103 billion offer Spain warns EU about cyber-meddling suspicions in Catalonia The Latest: Spain...
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In this Aug. 17, 2017, photo, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley talks to supporters during the Governor's Ham Breakfast at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, Mo. Hawley says his office will investigate Google for potential violations of the state's antitrust and consumer-protection laws. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
November 13, 2017 - 1:51 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's attorney general announced Monday that his office is investigating Google for potential violations of the state's consumer-protection and antitrust laws. Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley, who also is running for Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill's...
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 27, 2017, file photo, visitors look at a display booth for Qualcomm at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. On Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, Qualcomm said they are rejecting an unsolicited offer from Broadcom, saying that the proposal is significantly undervalued and that a tie-up between the massive chipmakers would face substantial regulatory resistance. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
November 13, 2017 - 11:23 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Qualcomm rejected an unsolicited, $103 billion offer from Broadcom, saying that the proposal is significantly undervalued and that a tie-up between the massive chipmakers would face substantial regulatory resistance. Qualcomm said Monday that it's in a unique position to grow on its...
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Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis Quecedo, center, speaks with a member of his delegation during a meeting of EU foreign and defense ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. The European Union is banning arms sales to Venezuela and setting up a system for asset freezes and travel restrictions on some Venezuelan officials to ramp up pressure on President Nicolas Maduro. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
November 13, 2017 - 9:18 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Spain on Monday warned its European Union partners about a disinformation campaign aimed at destabilizing its volatile northeast region of Catalonia, which Madrid claims appears to be coming from Russia. Spanish Defense Minister Maria Dolores de Cospedal told reporters that "many of...
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An independence flag is waved as demonstrators take part at a protest calling for the release of Catalan jailed politicians, in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday, Nov 11, 2017. Eight members of the now-defunct Catalan government remain jailed in a related rebellion case. Former regional president Carles Puigdemont and four other ex-cabinet members fled to Belgium where they are fighting extradition. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
November 13, 2017 - 8:44 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Spain's defense minister says the government is analyzing who is behind a disinformation campaign targeting the region of Catalonia amid suspicions that Russia and Venezuela might be involved. Maria...
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November 13, 2017 - 12:00 am
Spain warns EU about cyber-meddling suspicions in Catalonia The Latest: Spain analyzing source of fake news on Catalonia Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $103 billion offer Water wizards: Dutch flood expertise is big export business US cities, states defy Trump, still back Paris climate deal Data firm...
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In this Nov. 6, 2017, photo, a self-raising dike is seen in the Dutch fishing village of Spakenburg. The 300-meter long dike that is raised by the very flood waters it is designed to hold back is an example of Dutch ingenuity in flood prevention that is becoming a major export earner for this low-lying nation. (AP Photo/Mike Corder)
November 12, 2017 - 6:47 am
SPAKENBURG, Netherlands (AP) — On a calm, clear morning, historic wooden fishing boats float tranquilly on the glassy waters of the Dutch harbor of Spakenburg. Yet just over a century ago, they were slamming through the houses lining the harbor as a powerful storm unleashed flooding that devastated...
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