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Los Angeles • “The Fate of the Furious” sped into first place at the box office again, leaving new thriller “Unforgettable” and historical drama “The Promise” in the dust. Universal Pictures’ eighth installment in “The Fast and the Furious” franchise …

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  • President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. With his tweets and his bravado, Trump is putting his mark on the presidency in his first 100 days in office. He’s flouted conventions of the institution by holding on to his business, hiring family members as advisers and refusing to release his tax returns. He’s tested conventional political wisdom by eschewing travel, church, transparency, discipline, consistency and decorum. But the presidency is also having an impact on Trump, prompting him, at times, to  play the role of traditional president. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles
    Washington • President Donald Trump heads into one of his most challenging weeks, juggling a renewed health care push and a looming budget deadline, a...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Pope Francis walks past flowers as he celebrates the Easter Mass, in St. Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, April 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) Pope Francis calls refugee centers concentration camps; Jewish group says there’s no comparison
    Rhetorically speaking, comparing someone to Adolf Hitler is usually the nuclear option in policy and polite discussions alike. An opponent’s viewpoint...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Pope Francis shakes hands with TV host Bill O’Reilly, second from right, during his weekly general audience, at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. O’Reilly is on a two-week vacation that on Wednesday took him to Francis’ general audience in St. Peter’s Square. (L’Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP) Commentary: How Bill O’Reilly used religion to fuel fear — and his show
    It’s ironic that Bill O’Reilly — perhaps the most prominent Catholic conservative on American television — was fired the same day he met Pope Francis....
    Updated Apr 23 2017 07:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2007 file photo, Fox News commentator Bill O’Reilly appears on the Fox News show, ’The O’Reilly Factor,’ in New York. O’Reilly has lost his job at Fox News Channel following reports that several women had been paid millions of dollars to keep quiet about harassment allegations. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen, File) Bill O’Reilly to return with new podcast episode Monday
    Los Angeles • Bill O’Reilly is back and ready to talk. His personal website says the former Fox News host will air a new episode of his “No Spin News”...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share


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  • FILE - In this April 15, 2017, file photo, provided by Animal Adventure Park in Binghamton, N.Y., a giraffe named April licks her new calf. The baby’s birth was broadcast to an online audience with more than a million viewers. Owners of the animal park won’t say exactly how much profit they’ve pulled in from all April-related ventures, but internet marketing experts conservatively estimate the haul in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. (Animal Adventure Park via AP, File) Baby bump: Birthing giraffe becomes a cash cow for tiny zoo
    April the giraffe has become a cash cow for a tiny zoo in rural upstate New York, thanks to a YouTube video livestream of her pregnancy and birth of a...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Visitors pray before their tour at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem, Sunday, April 23, 2017. Israel is marking the annual Holocaust Remembrance Day beginning at sunset Sunday. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty) On Holocaust day, Netanyahu says its lessons guide him
    Jerusalem • Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opened Israel’s annual memorial day for the 6 million Jews systematically killed by Nazi Germany and its...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron waves supporters after casting his vote in the first round of the French presidential election, in le Touquet, northern France, Sunday April 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) France’s next leader: centrist Macron vs. far-right Le Pen
    Paris • Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France’s presidential election, remaking the coun...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Salt Lake City man held in Idaho road rage rollover
    Burley, Idaho • A Utah man authorities say caused an Oregon couple’s vehicle to roll three times in southern Idaho in a road-rage incident and then tr...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 08:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un listens during the party congress in Pyongyang, North Korea, Monday, May 9, 2016. North Korea has brought in more than 100 journalists from around the world to make sure that the 7th Congress of its ruling Workers’ Party gets global attention. Four days into the event, they allowed a small number of foreign journalists into the conventional hall where the congress was taking place. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)   North Korea detains U.S. citizen, the 3rd American being held there
    Pyongyang, North Korea • North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held ther...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 07:35 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this April 18, 2017 file photo Attorney General Jeff Sessions prepares to speak before a meeting of the Attorney General’s Organized Crime Council and Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces (OCDETF) Executive Committee to discuss implementation of the President’s Executive Order 13773, at the Department of Justice in Washington. Hawaii’s Democratic lawmakers are criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he expressed amazement on a radio show that a ’judge sitting on an island in the Pacific’ could stop the president’s travel ban. U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono on Thursday tried to give Sessions a civics lesson on Twitter, saying Hawaii has been a U.S. state for 58 years. (AP file Photo/Alex Brandon) Sessions on Hawaii remark: ‘Nobody has a sense of humor’
    Washington • Attorney General Jeff Sessions says “nobody has a sense of humor anymore.” That’s his assessment after drawing ire for seeming to dismiss...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this image from a video footage taken on May 3, 2000 in New York, the Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann speaks during an interview. Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday, April 23, 2017. (AP Photo) Author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenya
    Nairobi, Kenya • The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders inva...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE -- In this Wednesday, April 5, 2017 file photo, released by the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi King Salman, right, and Defense Minister and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wave as they leave the hall after talks with the British prime minister, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. King Salman  issued a decree late Saturday, April 22, 2017, reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity measures. The decree states that King Salman has reinstated all allowances, privileges and financial premiums given to civil and military officials. (Saudi Press Agency via AP, File) Saudi king names son as U.S. envoy as ties boosted with Trump
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia • Saudi Arabia’s King Salman issued a decree late Saturday naming one of his sons, an air force pilot who has taken part in coali...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This Sept. 21, 2010, file photo shows the interior of the lethal injection facility at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. California corrections officials expect to meet a Wednesday, April 26, 2017 deadline to submit revised lethal injection rules to state regulators, trying again with technical changes after the first attempt was rejected in December. While California has long been what one expert calls ’a symbolic death penalty state,’ the nation’s most populous state may now be easing back toward allowing executions. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File) California moves — slowly — toward resuming executions
    Sacramento, Calif. • California has long been what one expert calls a “symbolic death penalty state,” one of 12 that has capital punishment on the boo...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 05:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this Sept 30, 2013, photo provided by Mel and Tim Photography, Zehra Patwa poses for a picture, in Atlanta. Zehra Patwa learned a few years ago that at 7 years old, she was taken from her home in England to India for a wedding, and was circumcised in a procedure widely known as female genital mutilation. She doesn’t remember, but was no less outraged. Patwa, 46, now lives in the U.S. and campaigns against the practice performed among certain cultures of different faiths and widely within her community called the Dawoodi Bohra, a small, prosperous Shiite Muslim sect of more than a million people based in India with a global presence. (Mel and Tim Photography via AP) Doctor’s arrest brings attention to U.S. female circumcisions
    Detroit • Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in part...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • College student killed during hammer throw at track meet
    Wheaton, Ill. • A college student has died after being struck during a hammer-throw event at a track meet in suburban Chicago. Wheaton College officia...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull smile during a joint press conference in Sydney, Saturday, April 22, 2017. Vice President Pence and Prime Minister Turnbull are joining forces in urging China to do more to pressure North Korea to drop its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) Pence reaffirms U.S.-Australia alliance after Trump spat
    Sydney • Vice President Mike Pence and Australia’s prime minister brushed off any lingering hostility over a contentious refugee deal and joined force...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 11:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • SLC man arrested after Idaho road-rage incident
    Burley, Idaho • A Utah man that authorities say caused an Oregon couple’s vehicle to roll three times in southern Idaho in a road-rage incident and th...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 10:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this photo taken Feb. 28, 2017, a flag flies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lawmakers return to Washington this week to a familiar quagmire on health care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by the prospect of a protracted battle between President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats over his border wall.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress
    Washington • Lawmakers returning to Washington this week will find a familiar quagmire on health care legislation and a budget deadline dramatized by ...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 07:34 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this April 20, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump listens in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Among the most consistent features of President Donald Trump’s public statements is his drive to take credit and assign blame. It is a tendency that consistently lands him in trouble with history, either recent or long ago, and it has been on display as he approaches his 100th day in office. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) AP fact check: When Trump takes credit and assigns blame
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    Updated Apr 22 2017 09:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz, addresses delegates alongside her husband Astronaut Mark Kelly (Ret.), during the third day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Bill for Gabby Giffords shooting memorial fails in Arizona
    Phoenix • Lawmakers are walking away from a proposal to spend state money on a memorial to mark the 2011 shooting that targeted then-Rep. Gabby Giffor...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 05:10 pm   |     |   Share
  • (President Donald Trump poses for a photograph along the West Wing Colonnade at the White House in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017, after a interview with The Associated Press)  . (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Trump sons take helm of company, eye domestic expansion
    New York • Apprentices no more, Eric and Donald Trump Jr. are now at the helm of the Trump Organization and adjusting to the reality presented by thei...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016 file photo, an American Airlines passenger jet takes off from Miami International Airport in Miami. The company said it grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after taking a baby stroller away from another passenger on a Friday, April 21, 2017 flight from San Francisco to Dallas-Fort Worth. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) American Airlines learns from United’s messy P.R. meltdown
    New York • Another day, another cellphone video of a conflict on an airplane. American Airlines said it grounded a flight attendant who got into a ver...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 07:38 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016 file photo, an American Airlines passenger jet takes off from Miami International Airport in Miami. The company said it grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after taking a baby stroller away from another passenger on a Friday, April 21, 2017 flight from San Francisco to Dallas-Fort Worth. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) American sidesteps United’s mistakes in passenger-flight attendant confrontation
    New York • Another day, another cellphone video of a conflict on an airplane. American Airlines said it grounded a flight attendant who got into a ver...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 10:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • Authorities drop 33 cases against Dakota Access protesters
    Bismarck, N.D. • Authorities dropped nearly three dozen cases last month that stemmed from arrests of protesters against the Dakota Access crude oil p...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 04:21 pm   |     |   Share