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Conservatives say Trump caved, but confident he'll get wall

Conservatives say Trump caved, but confident he'll get wall

WASHINGTON — No retreat, no surrender is how President Donald Trump frames his decision to temporarily reopen the government while still pursuing a border wall deal. Some of his conservative backers have a different take: "pathetic" and "wimp.
UN envoy condemns settler violence after Palestinian killed

UN envoy condemns settler violence after Palestinian killed

JERUSALEM — The U.N.'s Mideast envoy is calling the death of a Palestinian in West Bank clashes with Israeli settlers "shocking and unacceptable.
With a record acquisition, 'Late Night' is a Sundance hit

With a record acquisition, 'Late Night' is a Sundance hit

PARK CITY, Utah — The Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling comedy "Late Night" is already one of the biggest hits of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival with an acquisition price to match. Amazon Studios on Saturday purchased the U.S.
'Untouchable' charts the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

'Untouchable' charts the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

PARK CITY, Utah — Harvey Weinstein's name was intrinsically linked to the Sundance Film Festival for years, which makes it somewhat fitting that 14 months after his career began to unravel the festival played host to the world premiere of a documenta

Taking tune from "The Office," man helps save woman's life

TUCSON, Ariz. — A classic scene from a decade-old episode of "The Office" helped an Arizona mechanic save an unconscious woman's life.

'13 Reasons Why' author sues over harassment claims

LOS ANGELES — Jay Asher, author of the bestselling novel "Thirteen Reasons Why" that became a Netflix series, is suing an authors' group over allegations that he harassed women.
In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now

In a Trump retreat, shutdown ends without wall money for now

WASHINGTON — The record 35-day federal shutdown has ended with President Donald Trump giving in to mounting pressure and signing legislation to reopen the government for three weeks, a retreat from his demand that Congress commit billions to a U.S.
Day and night, yellow vest protests keep pressure on Macron

Day and night, yellow vest protests keep pressure on Macron

PARIS — France's yellow vest movement kept up pressure on President Emmanuel Macron with mainly peaceful marches and scattered skirmishes Saturday, its 11th straight weekend action despite internal divisions and growing worries about protest violence
Trump ally Stone charged with lying about hacked emails

Trump ally Stone charged with lying about hacked emails

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's confidant Roger Stone has been charged with lying about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton's 2016 election bid.
German expert panel agrees on 2038 deadline to end coal use

German expert panel agrees on 2038 deadline to end coal use

BERLIN — In a pioneering move, a government-appointed panel on Saturday recommended that Germany stop burning coal to generate electricity by 2038 at the latest, as part of efforts to curb climate change.