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The Latest: US Gulf Coast braces for Alberto

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local): 2;08 a.m. Florida, Alabama and Mississippi have launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto The slow-moving system…




A glance at Colombia's presidential election

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s presidential election on May 27 is the first since the government signed a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia leading to the disarmament of some 7,000 fighters….