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Updated at 8:14 AM

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) " The pro-independence Scottish National Party Friday secured another term in government with an historic third consecutive victory in Scotland's parliamentary elections but fell short of an outright majority. In a startling reversal, the Conservative Party scored more seats in the Scottish Parliament than the Labour Party, highlighting Labour's hard times. The SNP, which advocates independence for Scotland, won 63 seats; the Conservatives took 31 to...

Updated at 7:54 AM

ISLAMABAD (AP) " The two brothers have come to be known as the "solar kids" and their case has mystified Pakistani doctors. Aged nine and 13, the boys are normal active children during the day. But once the sun goes down, they both lapse...

Updated at 7:44 AM

HONG KONG (AP) " Gucci and its parent company apologized Friday after drawing heavy criticism for warning some Hong Kong shops not to sell paper offerings for the deceased that resembled the fashion brand's luxury products. The brand and...

Updated at 7:38 AM

LONDON (AP) " Voters punished the opposition Labour Party in Scotland as the first results appeared Friday for local and regional elections across the United Kingdom. The elections are being seen as a test of the popularity of the main...

Updated at 7:28 AM

Several hours after a stranger abducted an 11-year-old Navajo girl as she played near her home, few outside the reservation knew she was missing. Cellphone alarms jolted New Mexico residents at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, giving the first warning...

Updated at 7:12 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) " Israel's military says its aircraft struck infrastructure in Gaza used by the militant group Hamas that rules the coastal territory after gunmen there continued to fire mortars at forces along the border. Friday's fire...

Updated at 7:10 AM

BEIRUT (AP) " Activists say a coalition of Syrian rebels and hard-line jihadists have seized a strategic village from pro-government forces just 4 miles (6 kilometers) from the contested city of Aleppo. The Britain-based monitoring group...

Updated at 6:54 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " For a thousand years China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang were a popular traveler's rest stop, marketplace and religious shrine on the fabled Silk Road. Now they are coming to Los Angeles, both in spirit and reality. In an...

Updated at 6:40 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP) " At the Cafe Gratitude restaurant chain in California, waiters serve plates of vegan rice bowls, vegetable pizzas and tempeh sandwiches with names such as "Gracious," ''Warm-Hearted" and "Magical." The last two weeks,...

Updated at 6:37 AM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) " For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite. A live web...

Updated at 6:34 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " If there's a War on Coal, it's increasingly clear which side is winning. Wind turbines and solar panels accounted for more than two-thirds of all new electric generation capacity added to the nation's grid in 2015,...

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