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Storm moves up East Coast dumping snow, knocking out power

NEW YORK (AP) — The second major storm in less than a week moved up the East Coast early Thursday, dumping heavy snow and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses from Pennsylvania to New England. Some places saw more than 2 feet of snow by late Wednesday. Montville, New Jersey,…

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Netanyahu Warns U.S. Lawmakers About Saudi Nuclear Power Deal

U.S. and Saudi negotiators have yet to reach a deal to allow American companies to build nuclear power reactors in the kingdom, but the idea is already getting pushback from a powerful force: Israeli Prime Minister and Trump ally Benjamin Netanyahu. Netanyahu, during a closed door meeting with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington on…

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Italy Populists Break Establishment Grip In Quest for Power

Italy’s anti-establishment groups surged in Sunday’s election as voters punished the mainstream parties for years of economic decline, rising taxes and a wave of immigration, casting doubt on the country’s future political direction. Projections based on ballot-counting on Monday morning suggested the two forces with the most gains, the euroskeptic Five Star Movement and the anti-migrant…

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Nor’easter Grounds Flights, Leaves Thousands Without Power

A powerful nor’easter caused chaos along the U.S. East Coast, halting trains and forcing airports to ground flights as high winds and heavy rain knocked out power and flooded Boston streets. Strong winds prompted the federal government to close offices in Washington, and flights were temporarily suspended at New York’s LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International airports. Downed trees led…