Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change the legislation in ways that could sink it.
The Latest: Death toll in Nepal quake more than 3,200KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) ? 8.45 a.m. (0300 GMT)
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Asian markets rise after Wall Street gainsBEIJING (AP) ? Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street gained on strong earnings and investors looked ahead to Apple results and this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting.
Quake warnings of minutes, not hours, are possible, but priceyThe area around Kathmandu suffered damaging quakes in 1934 and 1988, but when disaster experts met in Nepal's capital earlier this month, all they could forecast was that the next one would probably come in the next couple of decades.
Writers withdraw from PEN gala, cite honor for Charlie HebdoNEW YORK (AP) ? Michael Ondaatje, Francine Prose and at least four other writers have withdrawn from next month's PEN American Center gala, citing objections to the literary and human rights organization's honoring the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
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US gas prices jump 13 cents a gallon; could go slightly upCAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) ? The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.58.
A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series
NEW YORK (AP) ? Alex Rodriguez hit his 659th home run to move within one of Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, and the New York Yankees took advantage of one mistake after another by the suddenly sloppy New York Mets in a 6-4 victory Sunday night.