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BERLIN (AP) " German drug and chemicals company Bayer AG says it has made a $62 billion offer to buy U.S.-based crops and seeds specialist Monsanto Company. Bayer said Monday that the all-cash offer values Monsanto shares at $122 each. It said in a statement that the acquisition "would be a compelling opportunity to create a global agriculture leader, while reinforcing Bayer as a life science company with a deepened position in a long-term growth industry." Bayer had said on...

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) " President Barack Obama says the death of Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour marks an "important milestone" in the longstanding effort to bring peace to Afghanistan. Obama says Mansour's death removes the...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) " After three military combat tours in warn-torn Iraq, Chase Millsap returned home to get on with a civilian life, but there was one thing he couldn't do: leave a comrade behind, certainly not one who had saved his...

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) " Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's popularity dipped slightly in a poll published Monday two weeks into what appears to be a tight campaign ahead of July 2 general elections. Some 46 percent said they...

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) " The Latest on U.S. President Barack Obama's first visit to Vietnam (all times local): 12:10 p.m. U.S. President Barack Obama and Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang (TrAAN Die Kwang) opened their visit by touting...

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MEDINA, Ohio (AP) " A trial is scheduled to begin Monday for the father of a 21-month-old Ohio girl whose decomposed body was found in a crib. The charges against Eric Warfel include corpse abuse and tampering with evidence. Warfel...

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After an intense week of fan furor over the Billboard Music Awards' choice to have Madonna perform a tribute to...

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HIGHLAND, Calif. (AP) " A shuttle bus carrying about two dozen women returning from a church retreat overturned Sunday on a highway in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains, leaving two critically injured, four with moderate injuries and...

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We may be halfway through, but things are just getting started on Game of...

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. WHY TALIBAN LEADER'S DEATH IS SEEN AS HOPEFUL SIGN Some view the killing of Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour as a game-changer...

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