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LONDON (AP) " After months of repeating the mantra that "Brexit means Brexit," Prime Minister Theresa May is set to reveal details of Britain's closely guarded plans for leaving the European Union, in a speech that has already increased pressure on the beleaguered pound. The currency hit a three-month low Monday, a day before her address, over worries that May will signal an economy-roiling clean break, known as "hard Brexit." But May rejects that label and its opposite, a compromise...

Updated at 3:24 PM

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) " A shooting attack at an electronic music festival in Mexico's Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen on Monday left five people dead, including two Canadians, an Italian and a Colombian, authorities said. The...

Updated at 3:04 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) " European Union nations reacted with surprise and defiance Monday to Donald Trump's comments that he believed NATO was "obsolete" and that more member states would leave the 28-nation EU. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter...

Updated at 2:18 PM

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) " The brutal murders of a well-known Richmond couple and their young daughters as they were preparing to host a New Year's party sent shock waves through Virginia's capital city. More than 11 years later, some hope the...

Updated at 2:17 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony. The tough-talking...

Updated at 2:13 PM

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) " Think it's hard for firefighters to rescue a cat in a tree? Try a cow in a swimming pool. Firefighters in Oklahoma City were summoned Sunday morning after a homeowner reported hearing some sort of "snorting" coming from...

Updated at 1:51 PM

ATLANTA (AP) " Civil rights leaders and activists are gathering at sites across the country to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. On the same day that Americans celebrate King's legacy, his son is scheduled to meet...

Updated at 1:24 PM

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) " U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, on a last foreign trip before leaving office, has met with Ukraine's president and called on the impending Donald Trump administration to retain Ukraine-related sanctions against...

Updated at 1:24 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) " A few states in the Midwest again are on alert for icy conditions, while strong storms are moving through the Houston area. While the weekend's storm caused travel issues in parts of Oklahoma and Kansas, some...

Updated at 1:17 PM

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (AP) " A Turkish cargo plane crashed Monday in a residential area just outside the main airport in Kyrgyzstan, destroying half of a village and killing at least 37 people in the plane and on the ground, the Emergency...

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