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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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North Shore congressional foes clash on Trump, trade, Iran

North Shore congressional foes clash on Trump, trade, Iran

Sept. 01–A pair of North Shore congressional candidates spent an hour Wednesday trying to exploit the narrow differences that exist between them, a dynamic that symbolizes the swing nature of…
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Supreme Court splits, leaving North Carolina voter ID law overturned

Supreme Court splits, leaving North Carolina voter ID law overturned

After issuing a split 4-4 vote Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court has left in place a lower court’s ruling overturning a restrictive voter identification law in North Carolina. The vote…
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International

Survey: More US adults use marijuana, don’t think it’s risky

Survey: More US adults use marijuana, don’t think it’s risky

NEW YORK (AP) — Marijuana use is becoming more accepted among U.S. adults as states loosen pot laws, new national survey data shows. More are using marijuana, using it more…
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2 months later, flood-ravaged West Virginia town rebuilds

2 months later, flood-ravaged West Virginia town rebuilds

RAINELLE, W.Va. (AP) — Two months after a freak storm flooded homes and killed 23 people in West Virginia, residents in impoverished Rainelle curl up in tents and campers at…
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Science & Technology

If 1 lens on a phone camera is good, are 2 better?

If 1 lens on a phone camera is good, are 2 better?

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple isn’t saying much about its next iPhones, but there’s been plenty of speculation that the giant Plus model will have two camera lenses side by…
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Facebook changes to Trending Topics questioned after blunder

Facebook changes to Trending Topics questioned after blunder

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook‘s changes to its “Trending Topics” section are being questioned after it featured a false report about Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly. The story posted…
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Trump, in Mexico, continues to insist on border wall

Trump, in Mexico, continues to insist on border wall

Mexico City, Aug 31 (EFE).- U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump professed here Wednesday a “great respect” for Mexican-Americans, but insisted in talks with Mexico’s president on the need for…
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Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court

Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court

PHILADELPHIA — A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme…
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Venturing to Mexico, Trump says he and leader discussed wall

Venturing to Mexico, Trump says he and leader discussed wall

MEXICO CITY — On Mexican soil for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee, a firm but measured Donald Trump defended the right of the United States to build…
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GOP senator calls on FBI to loosen hold on Clinton documents

GOP senator calls on FBI to loosen hold on Clinton documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the FBI should correct its “mistake” of restricting access to unclassified materials from its closed investigation into former Secretary…
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GenForward Poll: Young black adults less trusting of police

GenForward Poll: Young black adults less trusting of police

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young Americans are about equally likely to say they’ve had an encounter with police, but young black adults are much more likely than whites to say they’ve…
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APNewsBreak: US set to destroy big chemical weapon stockpile

APNewsBreak: US set to destroy big chemical weapon stockpile

DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Army plans to start operating a $4.5 billion plant next week that will destroy the nation’s largest remaining stockpile of mustard agent, complying with an…
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