Report: Prince tried to meet with doctor before death

FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2015 file photo, Prince presents an award at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. On the front lines of America's fight against a drug-abuse epidemic, there have been emotional, sometimes contradictory reactions to news that investigators are looking into whether Prince died of an overdose. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A published report says Prince had arranged to meet a California doctor to try to kick an addiction to painkillers shortly before his death.



Russia to boost troops levels along borders to counter NATO

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says it will form new military divisions to be stationed along the country's borders with Europe to counter a planned NATO buildup.
The Latest: EU moves to extend border controls

Aded Rahim, left, and Mohammed Aziz, both from Syria, stand by a fire at at the northern Greek border point of Idomeni, Greece, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. European Union countries that refuse to accept refugees under proposals to overhaul the EU's failed asylum laws could face large fines for each asylum seeker rejected. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to the wave of migration from the Middle East and elsewhere (all times local):



Russia says planned truce in Syria's Aleppo disrupted by Nusra Front attacks: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A "regime of calm" in Syria's Aleppo was planned for May 3 but its introduction was disrupted by attacks by Nusra Front militants, Russian news agencies quoted Russian Defence Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov as saying on Wednesday. The "regime of calm" in Aleppo and its suburbs was originally planned to last for 24 hours and to be later extended for another two days, Konashenkov said. (Reporting by idia Kelly; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov; Editing by Jack Stubbs)
Graceland, home of Elvis, receives 20 millionth paid visitor

FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2012, file photo, Elvis Presley fans visit his grave at Graceland, Presley's Memphis, Tenn., home. The operators of Graceland said the tourist attraction centered on the life and music of Elvis Presley has received its 20 millionth paid visitor Monday, May 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The operators of Graceland say the Memphis tourist attraction centered on the life and music of Elvis Presley has received its 20 millionth paid visitor.





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