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In this Feb. 21, 2018, photo, Mayor Miro Weinberger stands outside his campaign office in Burlington, Vt. The Democrat faces challenges in the March 6 election from independent Carina Driscoll, the stepdaughter of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, and independent candidate Infinite Culcleasure. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
Bernie Sanders' stepdaughter hopes to be Burlington mayorBernie Sanders' stepdaughter is hoping the city that launched her stepfather's political career nearly 40 years ago will show her the same love in her run for mayor.
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Fla. sheriff says only 1 deputy was on scene during shootingThe head of the Broward County Sheriff's Office says only one of his deputies was on the scene of a shooting at a Florida high school that resulted in 17 deaths
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EU Commission chief urges Macedonia to resolve name disputeEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has urged Macedonia to resolve a long-standing naming dispute with neighboring Greece so the country can open membership talks with the European Union
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Prominent liberal state senator ends congressional bidA Pennsylvania state senator who was the subject of allegations that he behaved inappropriately toward female employees and campaign aides has announced that he is ending his stalled congressional bid
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Syrian Kurdish leader detained in Prague on Turkey's requestTurkish and Syrian Kurdish officials say former leader of Syrian Kurdish party 'detained' in Prague
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FILE - In this Aug. 28, 1963, file photo, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, addresses marchers during his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. The Rev. Billy Graham was single-minded when he preached about God, prefacing sermon points with the phrase "The Bible says ..." Yet he had a complicated role in race relations, particularly when confronting segregation in his native South. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was an ally, and King publicly credited Graham with helping the cause of civil rights. (AP Photo, File)
Billy Graham played complicated role in US race relationsThe Rev. Billy Graham had a complicated role in race relations, particularly when confronting segregation in his native South
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Egyptian mediators in Gaza press Palestinians to reconcileA team of Egyptian officials is in the Gaza Strip to renew efforts to push for reconciliation between the rival Fatah and Gaza factions
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Redistricting emerges as key ballot, legislative priorityA growing number of states are considering changing the criteria or methods used to draw congressional and state legislative districts
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California Democratic Party Not Endorsing Dianne FeinsteinIn what the San Jose Mercury News calls a "snub" and Politico calls a "sharp rebuke" for Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the California Democratic Party has declined to endorse her as she runs for a fifth full term. Feinstein's main opponent in the primary is State Senate leader Kevin de León,...
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North Koreans wave flags during the closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Political end to Olympics: NKorea offers talks with USPolitical end to political Olympics: NKorea offers talks with US
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Jordan Cabinet reshuffle amid continued economic downturnWith economy in trouble, Jordan's king replaces government ministers in key domestic portfolios such as interior, labor, economics
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with North Korean defectors where he talked with reporters about allowing the release of a secret memo on the FBI's role in the Russia inquiry, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers in its investigation into Russian election interference. President Donald Trump had less concern about an earlier classified memo written by Republicans, which he declassified Feb. 2 over strong objections from the FBI. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Dems release Russia probe memo defending FBI surveillanceAfter weeks of discussions between Democrats and the Justice Department, Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers
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