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Charges dropped against alleged thief of McDormand Oscar

Charges dropped against alleged thief of McDormand Oscar

LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped the case against a man charged with stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette from a 2018 Academy Awards after-party.
Sudan protesters, army announce new ruling body after deal

Sudan protesters, army announce new ruling body after deal

CAIRO — Sudan's pro-democracy movement and the army announced a joint ruling body on Tuesday, formally disbanding the military council that took power after the ouster of longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir in April.
Italian premier resigns, blames deputy for political crisis

Italian premier resigns, blames deputy for political crisis

ROME — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte resigned Tuesday, blaming the collapse of his 14-month-old populist government on his rebellious, anti-migrant Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, who triggered a political crisis to try to force early elections.

Time capsule from 50 years ago has nothing inside

DERRY, N.H. — Officials in a New Hampshire town are trying to figure out how a recently opened time capsule from 50 years ago has nothing in it.
Area 51 events in Nevada prompt emergency crowd planning

Area 51 events in Nevada prompt emergency crowd planning

LAS VEGAS — Fearing they could be overwhelmed with visitors, officials in the remote Nevada county that's home to the Area 51 military base have drafted an emergency declaration and a plan to team resources with neighbouring counties and the state ah

New explosion rocks arms depot north of Iraqi capital

BAGHDAD — A large explosion hit an arms depot belonging to an Iranian-backed militia faction north of Baghdad on Tuesday, the latest in a series of mysterious blasts at military bases and munitions depots around the country in the past few weeks.
25th Bond movie gets a title: 'No Time to Die'

25th Bond movie gets a title: 'No Time to Die'

NEW YORK — The 25th James Bond movie has a title: "No Time to Die." Producers announced the moniker Tuesday for the film that has long been referred to simply as "Bond 25." "No Time to Die" returns Daniel Craig to the role of 007.
Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason All-America team

Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason All-America team

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team.
Judge to rule on tossing suit against Smollett in October

Judge to rule on tossing suit against Smollett in October

CHICAGO — A federal judge hearing the city of Chicago's lawsuit against Jussie Smollett says she'll rule on the actor's request to toss the suit in October.
Huawei expects no relief from US sanctions but is confident

Huawei expects no relief from US sanctions but is confident

SHENZHEN, China — The founder of Chinese tech giant Huawei said Tuesday he expects no relief from U.S.