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Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

VIENNA (AP) -- Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks pushed past their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy. The discussions, already in their 12th day, were prolonged until possibly Friday....
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The Latest: Head of Ecuador's bishops praises pope's visit

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:...
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Pope urges Latin Americans to unify, spread the faith

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Pope Francis urged a crowd of more than 1 million people Tuesday to channel the same urgency that brought Latin America its independence from Spain into spreading the faith on a continent where Catholicism is losing souls to evangelical movements....
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SF sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman at a sightseeing pier....
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The Latest: Greek tax revenues doing well, official says

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):...
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Ultra-Orthodox Israeli minister slams Reform Judaism members

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's minister for religious affairs criticized Reform Judaism on Tuesday, saying he doesn't consider members of the denomination to be Jews....
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Syrian troops repel militants attack on Aleppo neighborhood

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- Syrian troops and pro-government gunmen repelled on Tuesday an offensive by rebels and Muslim militants on a neighborhood in the northern city of Aleppo while opposition activists claimed that the army carried out a chlorine gas attack in another part of the city, activists and state media said....
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AP PHOTOS: Pope encountering rich indigenous traditions

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Rich indigenous traditions dating back centuries before European priests arrived in the New World are on display throughout South America....
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Panel: Politics among reasons for botched UN Ebola response

LONDON (AP) -- The Ebola outbreak exposed the U.N. health agency's organizational failings, a panel reported Tuesday - but it didn't blame any individuals at the World Health Organization for its bungled response last year to the deadly crisis....
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Afghan government holds direct talks with Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan officials are holding talks with Taliban representatives in the Pakistani capital in their first official face-to-face discussions, which the Afghan president said Tuesday were aimed at starting full-fledged negotiations....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
How likely are you to vote for Former Virginia Seantor Jim Webb in the democratic primary for president? <More Info>

Likely:
Unlikely:
Not Sure:
Unlikely:
62%
Likely:
29%
Not Sure:
9%
Total Votes: 3,684

Yesterday's Poll

Do you support the decision to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba and reopen the U.S. embassy in Havana?

No:
66%
Yes:
34%
Total Votes: 7,382