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Photos: Spring storms in the Midwest and Rockies

Snow covers spring flowers in Denver on Monday, May 12, 2014. A spring storm that has brought over a foot of snow to parts of Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska and thunderstorms and tornadoes to the Midwest was slowing down travelers and left some without power Monday morning. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Organizations aim to train immigrant entrepreneurs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After immigrating to Oregon from the Mexican state of Oaxaca more than two decades ago, Paula Asuncion worked on farms and in minimum wage jobs at fast-food restaurants — a widow struggling to feed six children, sharing cramped apartments with other families.


Court orders Turkey to pay Cyprus over invasion

ISTANBUL (AP) — Europe's top human rights court in its largest ever judgment ordered Turkey on Monday to pay 90 million euros ($123 million) to Cyprus for its 1974 invasion and the island's subsequent division.


Wet spring snows hit Rockies, Nebraska

DENVER (AP) — Much of Interstate 80 in southern Wyoming was closed Monday after a spring storm brought up to 3 feet of snow to the Rockies and severe thunderstorms and tornadoes to the Midwest.


U.S. reports second case of MERS virus

A second case of the dangerous Middle East respiratory virus, called MERS, has been found in the United States, health authorities said Monday.


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