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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be cleared of sex crimes

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be cleared of sex crimes

Due to Swedish statute of limitations, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has not been charged with a crime, may be cleared of ...


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Gov. Rauner vows to veto Madigan budget if it reaches his desk

Gov. Rauner vows to veto Madigan budget if it reaches his desk

May 30–Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner on Sunday vowed to veto a House Democratic state budget bill if it gets to his desk, setting up a potential election-year blame game against…
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Supreme Court nominee encourages high school grads to focus on others

Supreme Court nominee encourages high school grads to focus on others

May 30—Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland on Sunday bid the graduates of his alma mater Niles West to “go out and do some good in the world” in his second…
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International

Cancer survivor stunned by attention over graduation denial

Cancer survivor stunned by attention over graduation denial

PHOENIX (AP) — Overwhelming public support is outweighing any lingering bitterness for a suburban Phoenix high school student who kept up with classes through cancer treatments but wasn’t allowed to…
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The Latest on Houston shooting: Neighbors heard shots, hid

The Latest on Houston shooting: Neighbors heard shots, hid

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on shootings Sunday in a Houston neighborhood (all times local): 3 p.m. Neighbors near the scene of a Houston shooting Sunday that left two dead…
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Science & Technology

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

NEW YORK (AP) — The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground of sorts for Silicon Valley tycoons as well. First…
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Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

Now Gawker has its own billionaire backer, sort of

NEW YORK (AP) — The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground of sorts for Silicon Valley tycoons as well. First…
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UPDATE1: Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

UPDATE1: Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to forgo a House of Representatives election this summer despite calls for such a move from Finance Minister Taro Aso over the planned postponement of…
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Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to forgo a House of Representatives election this summer despite calls from Finance Minister Taro Aso to dissolve both houses over the planned postponement of…
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Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

Abe to resist double election calls despite planning tax hike deferral

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to forgo a House of Representatives election this summer despite calls from Finance Minister Taro Aso to dissolve both houses over the planned postponement of…
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Venezuelan activists march demanding freedom for Leopoldo Lopez

Venezuelan activists march demanding freedom for Leopoldo Lopez

Caracas, May 29 (EFE).- Imprisoned Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez on Sunday received messages of solidarity from members of the party he heads – Popular Will, or VP – who…
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Garland gives commencement address at old high school

Garland gives commencement address at old high school

CHICAGO (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland delivered the commencement speech Sunday at the Chicago-area high school where he graduated as valedictorian 46 years ago, though he didn’t address…
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U.N. peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush

U.N. peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush

Five United Nations peacekeepers were killed and another seriously hurt in an ambush in central Mali on Sunday. A convoy of the U.N. peacekeeping mission, whose acronym is MINUSMA, was…
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