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UN envoy: Myanmar faces possibility of major civil war

UN envoy: Myanmar faces possibility of major civil war

CAMEROON, Cameroon — The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar warned Wednesday that the country faces the possibility of civil war “at an unprecedented scale” and urged the U.N.
Reversing Trump, Pentagon releases new transgender policies

Reversing Trump, Pentagon releases new transgender policies

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon on Wednesday swept away Trump-era policies that largely banned transgender people from serving in the military, issuing new rules that offer them wider access to medical care and assistance with gender transition.
Scientists: Grizzlies expand turf but still need protection

Scientists: Grizzlies expand turf but still need protection

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Archbishop: Harry, Meghan didn't wed before Windsor service

Archbishop: Harry, Meghan didn't wed before Windsor service

LONDON — The archbishop of Canterbury has confirmed that he legally married Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle in May 2018, despite the couple’s claim that they had another, private, ceremony three days earlier.
Microsoft wins $22 billion deal making headsets for US Army

Microsoft wins $22 billion deal making headsets for US Army

Microsoft won a nearly $22 billion contract to supply U.S. Army combat troops with its augmented reality headsets. Microsoft and the Army separately announced the deal Wednesday.
AP Interview: EPA head removes Trump-era science advisers

AP Interview: EPA head removes Trump-era science advisers

WASHINGTON — In a move he said would help restore “scientific integrity,” the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency is removing dozens of scientists and other experts from key advisory boards named under President Donald Trump, saying they
Missing film designer found dead under garbage in NYC home

Missing film designer found dead under garbage in NYC home

NEW YORK — An Emmy-winning production designer who was known to be a hoarder has been found dead under a pile of garbage in her New York City home.
Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down governor's mask mandate

Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down governor's mask mandate

MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down Democratic Gov.
Pre-taped SAG Awards go for spirit of live ceremonies past

Pre-taped SAG Awards go for spirit of live ceremonies past

LOS ANGELES — With the Screen Actors Guild Awards days away, producers gathered for final appraisal of a fast-paced montage honouring the nominees that include Olivia Colman, Sacha Baron Cohen and the late Chadwick Boseman.
Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks, Celeste lead race for UK's Brit Awards

Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks, Celeste lead race for UK's Brit Awards

LONDON — Singer-songwriters Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks and Celeste lead the competition for the Brit Awards, with a trio of nominations apiece for the U.K. music prizes.