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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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Greek election could result in new, big coalition govt

Greek election could result in new, big coalition govt

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s outgoing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is banking on his popularity to win a national election next month and strengthen his grip on power after purging…
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Greek election could result in new, big coalition govt

Greek election could result in new, big coalition govt

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s outgoing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is banking on his popularity to win a national election next month and strengthen his grip on power after purging…
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International

After TV slaying, reporter’s dad finds voice on gun control

After TV slaying, reporter’s dad finds voice on gun control

COLLINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Andy Parker’s resolve to spread a message about gun control formed in the hours after he learned his journalist daughter had been shot on live television.…
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Despite volatility, on-air rampage difficult to predict

Despite volatility, on-air rampage difficult to predict

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Living alone in a world of perceived slights, Vester Lee Flanagan II never quite crossed the line from being just another angry guy to doing something…
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Science & Technology

US court reverses ruling that found NSA program illegal

US court reverses ruling that found NSA program illegal

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday ruled in favor of the Obama administration in a dispute over the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of telephone data on…
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What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day

What’s in a billion? Facebook users hit milestone in 1 day

NEW YORK (AP) — A billion people logged in to Facebook on a single day this week, marking the first time that many members used the world’s largest online social…
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Thousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit

Thousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defying authorities, thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns began gathering Saturday in Kuala Lumpur for a major rally to demand the resignation…
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Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities

Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities

CHARLESTON, South Carolina (AP) — If there was ever a week for the 2016 Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. Spurred by the stock market’s…
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Thousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit

Thousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defying authorities, thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns began gathering Saturday in Kuala Lumpur for a major rally to demand the resignation…
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Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities

Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities

CHARLESTON, South Carolina (AP) — If there was ever a week for the 2016 Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. Spurred by the stock market’s…
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Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston

Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston

NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump is holding a $100-per-person campaign event — which he says isn’t a fundraiser — outside of Boston as he backpedals on his previous pledge…
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Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston

Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston

NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump is holding a $100-per-person campaign event — which he says isn’t a fundraiser — outside of Boston as he backpedals on his previous pledge…
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