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In this Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, photo, debris is piled on the ground awaiting pickup by cleanup crews at the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest camp in southern North Dakota near Cannon Ball. (AP Photo/Blake Nicholson)

US shutting down Dakota Access oil pipeline protest camp

  BY BLAKE NICHOLSON BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers' plan to close a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp that's been around for...
In this June 14, 2015 file photo, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir smiles during a visit to Johannesburg, South Africa. (AP Photo/Shiraaz Mohamed, File)

South African court rules ICC withdrawal unconstitutional

  BY CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African court ruled Wednesday that the government's decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court without parliament's...
Federal police officers look towards Islamic State group territory as civilians flee the area, in the town of Abu Saif, Iraq, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Bram Janssen)

Iraqi Shiite militias push to take villages west of Mosul

  BY QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's government-sanctioned paramilitary forces, made up mainly of Shiite militiamen, launched a new push Wednesday to capture villages west...
In this Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016 file photo, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shougu speaks during a meeting with senior military officials in Moscow, Russia. (Balashova Olga/Defence Ministry Pool Photo via AP, file)

Russia to build Reichstag model for youths to storm at park

  BY VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military is building a replica of Berlin's Reichstag building as a playground for teenagers to attack at...
Firebrand int-islam lawmaker Geert Wilders smiles during an election campaign stop in Spijkenisse, near Rotterdam, Netherlands Saturday Feb. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Wilders’ security officer detained for suspected data leak

  BY MIKE CORDER THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch security official responsible for protecting anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders has been detained on suspicion of...
Soft drink and soda bottles are displayed in a refrigerator at El Ahorro market in San Francisco, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016.

Industry: Philadelphia soda tax killing sales, layoffs loom

  PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some Philadelphia supermarkets and beverage distributors say they're gearing up for layoffs because the city's new soda tax has cut...
This image provided by Apple shows the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, California. (Apple via AP)

Apple reveals details of new headquarters

  CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple has announced that its new headquarters will open for employees in the spring and will include a theater named...
In this Friday, June 3, 2016 file photo, an American Airlines passenger jet takes off from Miami International Airport in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

United, American begin selling cheaper economy-class fare

BY DAVID KOENIG DALLAS (AP) — American and United have started selling cheaper "basic economy" fares as they battle discount airlines for the most budget-conscious...