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Pyeongchang's 2018 Olympic committee faced audit - Arizona Daily Sun
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials say the organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang has been under investigation over its preparations for the games. Tuesday's confirmation by the Seoul-based Audit and Inspection ...
Protesters in Malaysia seek justice from Russia - Arizona Daily Sun
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Protesters marched on the Russian Embassy in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday, waving placards and demanding justice for victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine last week. Several hundred people ...
Southwest retains low rankings in child welfare - Arizona Daily Sun
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Southwest continues to earn dismal marks for child well-being, with New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada ranking in the bottom five of an annual national report that grades states on education, health care and poverty. New Mexico ...
US wants international push for Mideast cease-fire - Arizona Daily Sun
CAIRO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support for a Mideast cease-fire. But he acknowledges the differences between Israel and Hamas run very deep and must be addressed in any long-term solution. The U.S. stepped ...
Israeli aircraft hit more than 70 targets in Gaza - Arizona Daily Sun
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A police spokesman says Israeli aircraft have hit more than 70 targets in the Gaza Strip, including the home of the late leader of Hamas' military wing, five mosques and a football stadium. Ayman Batniji says tank shells ...
LeBron James begins tour of China - Arizona Daily Sun
BEIJING (AP) — LeBron James began his tour of China on Monday by exchanging gifts with another former child prodigy. The Cleveland Cavaliers' star was greeted by pianist Lang Lang at the Wukesong Sports Center in Beijing in front of hundreds of ...
China orders nationwide probe of meat supplier - Arizona Daily Sun
BEIJING (AP) — China's food safety agency on Tuesday announced a nationwide inspection of processing factories and meat suppliers used by a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's and KFC. The weekend report by a Shanghai TV ...
Arizona governor hopefuls debate hot-button issues - Arizona Daily Sun
PHOENIX (AP) — Illegal immigration took center stage Monday during a televised debate between six Republican candidates for Arizona governor. Although the candidates discussed other topics that included education and the economy, illegal immigration drew ...
Police probe other attacks after transients killed - Arizona Daily Sun
Concerned citizens observe a moment of silence, Monday, July 21, 2014 in the field where two homeless men were bludgeoned to death by teenagers over the weekend near in Albuquerque, N.M. (AP Photo/Albuquerque Journal, Roberto E. Rosales) 1 hour ago ...
'Fargo' gets 2nd season on FX with new cast, crime - Arizona Daily Sun
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — FX is taking another trip to "Fargo," where the cast is changing but some of the characters are not. The network announced Monday that it has renewed the series for a second season with new actors, time period and crime.