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GOP 'Obamacare' repeal teeters after Senate shelves vote

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican Party's long-promised repeal of "Obamacare" stands in limbo after Senate GOP leaders, short of support, abruptly shelved a vote on legislation to fulfill the promise....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Venezuela: Helicopter strafes court in 'terrorist attack'

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted "terrorist attack" aimed at ousting him from power....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The Latest: Maersk says it has 'contained' cyberattack

PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local):...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
3 Chicago officers accused of lying about teen's shooting

CHICAGO (AP) -- Three Chicago police officers were indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times, prompting outrage when a video of the shooting was finally released....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Making Ivanka Trump shoes: Long hours, low pay and abuse

GANZHOU, China (AP) -- A worker with blood dripping from his head marked a low point in the tense, grinding life at a southeastern China factory used by Ivanka Trump and other fashion brands. An angry manager had hit him with the sharp end of a high-heeled shoe....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
US envoy: China should allow Nobel laureate treatment abroad

BEIJING (AP) -- The new U.S. ambassador to Beijing said Wednesday that Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo should be allowed to receive treatment outside China after being diagnosed with cancer while in prison for advocating democratic reforms....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Former Trump campaign chairman registers as foreign agent

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
UK prosecutors ponder charges in Hillsborough stadium deaths

LONDON (AP) -- British prosecutors are set to announce whether they plan to press charges in the deaths of 96 people in the Hillsborough stadium crush - one of Britain's worst-ever sports disasters....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Rising violence takes huge psychological toll in Rio favelas

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Almir Arruda rode his bicycle quickly across the City of God slum in Rio de Janeiro when he heard there was shootout between drug traffickers and police near his 4-year-old daughter's preschool....

Wednesday, June 28, 2017