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Opposition candidate wins in Venezuela's cradle of Chavismo

Opposition candidate wins in Venezuela's cradle of Chavismo

BARINAS, Venezuela (AP) — Voters in the home state of Venezuela’s late President Hugo Chávez on Sunday picked an opposition candidate for governor in a closely watched special election called after the contender representing that faction in November’
Will he stay or will he go? Djokovic's hearing underway

Will he stay or will he go? Djokovic's hearing underway

After four nights in an Australian immigration detention hotel, Novak Djokovic got his day in court Monday in a deportation case that has polarized opinions and elicited heartfelt support for the top-ranked tennis star in his native Serbia.
19 dead, including 9 children, in NYC apartment fire

19 dead, including 9 children, in NYC apartment fire

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s deadliest fire in more than three decades, killing 19 people including nine children Sunday at a Bronx apartment building, was caused by a faulty space heater, officials said.
Kazakhstan says 164 killed in last week's protests

Kazakhstan says 164 killed in last week's protests

MOSCOW (AP) — Kazakhstan authorities said Sunday that 164 people, including a 4-year-old girl, were killed in a week of protests that marked the worst unrest since the former Soviet republic gained independence 30 years ago.
Biden shied away from news conferences, interviews in Year 1

Biden shied away from news conferences, interviews in Year 1

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what's become a familiar scene, President Joe Biden lingered after delivering a recent speech on the pandemic as reporters fired a barrage of questions.
Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson will seek reelection

Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson will seek reelection

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen.
GOP Sen. John Thune of South Dakota says he'll seek 4th term

GOP Sen. John Thune of South Dakota says he'll seek 4th term

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, the second-ranking Republican leader in the Senate, announced Saturday he is seeking reelection to a fourth term in 2022.

Former 'Hollywood Madam' says she's moving out of Nevada

PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — The woman dubbed the “Hollywood Madam” when she was accused in the mid-1990s of running a Los Angeles prostitution ring said she is moving out of a southern Nevada town where she has lived for about 15 years.
Court documents show Djokovic had COVID-19 last month

Court documents show Djokovic had COVID-19 last month

MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic's lawyers filed court papers Saturday in his challenge against deportation from Australia that show the tennis star tested positive for COVID-19 last month and recovered, grounds he used in applying for a medical

2 Republicans to AP: Wisconsin Sen. Johnson to seek 3rd term

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen.