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Trump moves to pull US out of big Asia trade deal

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Charting a new American course abroad, President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama's attempts to counter China and deepen U.S. ties in Asia....
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White House opens door to cooperation with Russian in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration on Monday opened the door to cooperating with Russia "or anyone else" to combat the Islamic State group in Syria, suggesting it could reverse a previous refusal to coordinate military action with Moscow as long as it backs the Syrian government....
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Senate panel narrowly backs Trump's choice for top diplomat

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rex Tillerson's bid to be secretary of state narrowly won approval Monday from the Republican-led Foreign Relations Committee, a move that all but assures the full Senate will confirm President Donald Trump's pick for the key Cabinet post....
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Talks on Syria's civil war off to a rocky start

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) -- Talks between the Syrian government and representatives of rebel factions got off to a rocky start Monday after their first face-to-face meeting in Kazakhstan that marked a major shift in the war's dynamics and confirmed Russia's role as regional heavyweight....
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Philadelphia bans employers from asking salary history

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia is banning employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history, a move supporters say is a step toward closing the wage gap between men and women....
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Gayborhood racism is long-standing, Philadelphia report says

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Women, minorities and transgender people have felt unwelcome and unsafe in Philadelphia's gay neighborhood for decades, according to a city report issued Monday....
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Ex-mayor pleads guilty in Wild West museum artifacts case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A former mayor pleaded guilty Monday to 20 counts of receiving stolen property related to his ill-starred effort to bring a Wild West museum to his central Pennsylvania city....
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Man convicted of 3 murders as teen kills himself in prison

CAMP HILL, Pa. (AP) -- A man who broke into a classmate's home in 2007 and stabbed the teenager and his parents to death has killed himself in prison, authorities said Monday....
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Closing prisons is 'new normal,' not politics, senators told

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania corrections officials on Monday tried to battle back suggestions from state senators that a move to close two prisons is designed to squeeze more money out of a Republican-controlled Legislature that has resisted a major tax increase to close a projected budget deficit....
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Man killed by car lot sign knocked off wall by high winds

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a man was killed when he was struck at a car lot by a sign knocked off a north Philadelphia wall by high winds that have prompted a high wind warning for the region....
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Wife admits killing spouse who got protection order from her

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman has pleaded guilty to shooting her husband hours after he got a protection-from-abuse order against her....
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Commuters warned of extreme delays because of cracked bridge

Engineers will need at least two weeks to get a handle on the repairs required to fix a heavily traveled bridge between Pennsylvania and New Jersey after one of its steel supports fractured cleanly into two pieces, a highly unusual event that had some experts suspecting a flawed, 6-decade-old weld....
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Patriots fan charged with pulling alarm at Steelers' hotel

BOSTON (AP) -- A Boston man described by his lawyer as a "die-hard Patriots fan" has pleaded not guilty to pulling a fire alarm that roused the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers from their hotel beds ahead of their playoff game against New England....
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iPhone assembler Foxconn may invest $7B in US display plant

Foxconn, a major assembler of iPhones and other electronics, may invest $7 billion in a plant for manufacturing display panels that would create as many as 50,000 jobs in the U.S....
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