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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles and his wife on Wednesday heard tales of hardship from Syrian refugees in Jordan and saw the difficult conditions for themselves. Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, spent an hour at a U.N. refugee agency holding center, King Abdullah Gardens, in the northern town of Ramtha, near the border with Syria. Speaking with refugees, they heard about [...]Read more →
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Cabinet approved a draft budget proposal Wednesday that foresees the government getting by without new borrowing from 2015 — a plan hailed by the finance minister as a "strong signal" for the rest of the Europe that comes as the country prepares for elections in September. The draft foresees what the government says is a structurally balanced budget next year, with net [...]Read more →
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — If you're a baseball fan looking to add a new pastime to your vacation itinerary, consider setting a goal to visit all 30 of the sport's major league stadiums. I began my crusade about five years ago, joining a growing number of other zealots making the pilgrimage to baseball's cathedrals. It has become such a popular pursuit that you can buy baseball-stadium maps to [...]Read more →
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Right now, Sammy Hagar is looking for a new place to open a beach bar. The former Van Halen singer, who now fronts the band Chickenfoot, says on his website he couldn't reach a deal with the casino company that owns a bar that had been known as Sammy's Beach Bar for the past three years. "Following months of ongoing discussions, Sammy Hagar has regretfully been unable [...]Read more →
NEW DELHI (AP) — Movie director Steven Spielberg says he chooses his work based on emotion, not business. The multiple Oscar-winning American director told Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan in a television interview aired Tuesday that he chooses to work only on films that call out to him. Spielberg is in the western city of Mumbai — the home of Bollywood — to celebrate the success of his movie [...]Read more →