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Kurdish militants fire rocket at civilian airport in Turkey

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ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says Kurdish militants have launched a rocket-propelled grenade at a civilian airport in the southeast...

1 rescued, 2 missing after plane crash in New Orleans lake

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Authorities say a woman has been rescued and two men remain missing after a small plane crashed into a lake near a New Orleans...

Olympic champions Raisman, Hernandez  feted by hometowns
Olympic champions Raisman, Hernandez feted by hometowns

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Thousands of people turned out to welcome gymnasts Aly Raisman and Laurie Hernandez back to their hometowns Saturday after they wowed the judges in...

Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death
Mining leader, 2 others, accused in Bolivia official's death

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LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivian authorities accused the president of a mining federation and two of his top officials of the killing of deputy...

Friends, colleagues to remember slain Mississippi nuns
Friends, colleagues to remember slain Mississippi nuns

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DURANT, Miss. (AP) — Friends and colleagues who knew two nuns killed in their Mississippi home are gathering to remember them.

A wake is...

Filipino militants free 8 comrades, 15 others in jail attack

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CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines (AP) — Muslim extremists supporting the Islamic State group freed eight fellow militants in a daring attack that also...

8 troops killed in suspected rebel attack in north Paraguay
8 troops killed in suspected rebel attack in north Paraguay

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ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Suspected members of a little-known rebel group killed eight soldiers in an attack in northern Paraguay on Saturday, just...

Grief erupts in Italy as nation honors, buries quake dead
Grief erupts in Italy as nation honors, buries quake dead

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ASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — Mourners in Italy prayed, hugged, wept and even applauded as coffins carrying victims of the country's devastating...

Ohio prisoner jumps to his death after sentencing at court

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STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man took his own life at an eastern Ohio courthouse moments after he was sentenced to 13 years in...

Cops: Son beat parents to death inside family home

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WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man fatally beat his parents with his hands and an object inside the family's New Jersey home.

But...

Scams & waste loom as charity millions donated after Orlando
Scams & waste loom as charity millions donated after Orlando

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The more than 430 fundraisers posted on the GoFundMe website after the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando have exposed weaknesses inherent...

Sheriff: Man confesses in killings of 2 Mississippi nuns
Sheriff: Man confesses in killings of 2 Mississippi nuns

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DURANT, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home confessed to the killings, a sheriff said...

Federal agencies won't block removal of New Orleans monument

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two federal agencies say they won't try to block the city of New Orleans' attempt to remove a monument to an 1874 white...

Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest

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NEAR THE STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. (AP) — Native Americans from reservations hundreds of miles away from North Dakota have joined the...

The Latest: Man arrested in nuns' deaths has criminal record
The Latest: Man arrested in nuns' deaths has criminal record

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DURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local):

6:10 p.m.

A spokeswoman says the man...

Max Ritvo, poet who chronicled cancer battle, dies at 25
Max Ritvo, poet who chronicled cancer battle, dies at 25

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Ritvo, a poet who chronicled his long battle with cancer in works that were both humorous and searing, has died. He was...

Ex-wife says Trump campaign CEO made anti-Semitic remarks

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over...

Texas hit man gets second stay of execution
Texas hit man gets second stay of execution

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A convicted hit man scheduled to be put to death Wednesday for a murder-for-hire plot that left a woman dead more than 23 years...

Officials concerned over whitewater center reopening

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — State and local elected officials have expressed concerns that the U.S. National Whitewater Center has reopened its channels...

Kurdish-led Syria forces face off with Turkish-backed rebels
Kurdish-led Syria forces face off with Turkish-backed rebels

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BEIRUT (AP) — Backed by Turkish tanks and reports of airstrikes, Turkey-allied Syrian rebels clashed with Kurdish-led forces in northeastern Syria in...

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