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ROME (AP) — Fiat Chrysler Automobile announced Saturday that CEO Sergio Marchionne's health had suddenly deteriorated following surgery and that its board of directors had chosen Jeep executive Mike Manley to replace him.Marchionne, a 66-year-old Italian-Canadian, joined Fiat in 2004 and …
HOT SPRINGS, Va. (AP) — The candidates in Virginia's U.S. Senate had a quarrelsome first debate Saturday with President Donald Trump serving as a frequent focal point of the sparring.Republican Corey Stewart, a one-time state chairman of Trump's presidential campaign, accused Democratic …
MIAMI (AP) — Federal authorities say a Florida businessman already charged with orchestrating a massive Medicare fraud scheme bribed a former university basketball coach to help get his son admitted to an Ivy League university.Prosecutors allege the payments were intended to help the son of …
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota prison officials say three correctional officers have resigned after the killing of one of their colleagues.Officials say Officer Joseph Gomm was attacked Wednesday at the state's flagship prison in Stillwater by an inmate serving time for homicide. …
ROME (AP) — The Latest on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO (all times local):8:35 p.m.Ailing Sergio Marchionne has been replaced as CEO of the Ferrari carmaker on the eve of an F1 race that sees Ferrari's racing team in a very strong position.Rival Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff wished …
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday that Donald Trump was not trying to put pressure on the Federal Reserve when he criticized its decision to raise interest rates.Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a Group of 20 meeting in Buenos …
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Africa on Saturday on a four-nation visit seeking deeper military and economic ties while his rival in a bitter trade war, the Trump administration, shows little interest in the world's second most populous continent.This is Xi's …
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local):7 p.m.Jordan Spieth has shot a 6-under 65 and is tied for the lead in his bid to become the first back-to-back British Open champion in 10 years.Spieth began the third round by driving the 396-yard opening hole and …
HAVANA (AP) — Cuban lawmakers on Saturday approved the Cabinet named by new President Miguel Diaz-Canel, keeping most of the ministers from Raul's Castro government in place, except for in the key post of economic reform.Cuba's national assembly was also considering a proposed reform of its …
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri (all times local):1:15 p.m.The National Transportation Safety Board says it might take as long as a year to finish a report on what caused an amphibious duck boat to capsize and sink on a lake in southwest Missouri …
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man has been found guilty of illegally possessing a cache of homemade pipe bombs discovered on a family hunting property last year.Investigators allege 41-year-old Eric James Reinbold also kept a notebook outlining plans for violently overthrowing the …
PARIS (AP) — French investigators on Saturday raided the house of one of French President Emmanuel Macron's former top security aides, a man who was caught on camera beating a young protester in May.Alexandre Benalla's involvement in the beating and questions about the government's handling …
JERUSALEM (AP) — Gaza's militant Hamas rulers said Saturday they had accepted a cease-fire ending a massive Israeli onslaught on militant positions after a soldier was shot dead, once again pulling the sides back from the brink of a full-fledged war.Israel and Hamas have fought three such …
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has begun disciplinary proceedings against a white officer accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man who gasped, "I can't breathe."A police spokesman says departmental charges were presented Friday to Officer Daniel Pantaleo.NYPD …
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's Antiquities Ministry has responded to recent media reports about the nature of the liquid and the identity of the skeletal remains found in a recently opened large black granite sarcophagus.Saturday's statement by the ministry says the liquid is neither "juice for …
LADY LAKE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say deputies shot and killed a man who punched and then shot dogs following a domestic dispute with his wife.Capt. Tony Prevatt with the Sumter County Sheriff's Office said a woman told deputies her husband had punched a dog three times in the …
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin is expected to be noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing even though his foundation is a sponsor and he typically is the star attraction.Organizers …
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's president on Saturday tried to rally the country's white minority voters, who traditionally back the opposition, as the race in this month's historic election becomes too close to call.President Emmerson Mnangagwa told the gathering of a few hundred people …
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday that the overall U.S. economy has not been harmed by the trade battles set off by President Donald Trump's get-tough policies although some individual sectors have been hurt. He said the administration was …
PHOENIX (AP) — Drugstore chain CVS is apologizing to an Arizona transgender woman who says she was denied a hormone prescription by a pharmacist.The company apologized on social media Friday saying the pharmacist is no longer an employee.CVS says it has a history of supporting LGBTQ rights, …

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