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Complaint: Black students punished more harshly than whites

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Black students and students with disabilities attending public schools in Virginia's capital city are more severely and more...

The Latest: Couple sought in woman's killing, kidnapping
The Latest: Couple sought in woman's killing, kidnapping

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the kidnapping of three children whose mother was killed in Southern California (all times local):

10:46...

Explorer: No train or tunnel at search site for Nazi train
Explorer: No train or tunnel at search site for Nazi train

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Explorers' great hopes for finding a legendary Nazi "gold train" in Poland appeared dashed Wednesday when, after digging...

Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmar
Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmar

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YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly a hundred ancient Buddhist...

Rival schools lend football gear to Oklahoma team after fire

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LITTLE AXE, Okla. (AP) — Several Oklahoma schools are providing equipment and gear to a rival high school football team whose locker room caught fire...

Black teen pushed down by Iowa officer got money for secrecy
Black teen pushed down by Iowa officer got money for secrecy

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WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A black teenager who was shown on video getting thrown down by a white police officer in Iowa received thousands of dollars to...

Raped and tortured by IS, Yazidi women recover in Germany
Raped and tortured by IS, Yazidi women recover in Germany

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VILLINGEN-SCHWENNINGEN, Germany (AP) — The Yazidi girl had been in the safety of a refugee camp in Iraq for two weeks when she imagined she heard the...

The Latest: Smoky haze in Vegas blamed on California fires
The Latest: Smoky haze in Vegas blamed on California fires

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):

10:40 a.m.

Officials in Las Vegas are blaming poor air...

Army general testifies no one swayed him in Bergdahl case
Army general testifies no one swayed him in Bergdahl case

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FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Army general who ordered Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's court martial testified Wednesday that he wasn't swayed by negative...

Dutch police arrest man seen with ski mask on terror charges

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police have arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of "preparing a terror crime" after he was spotted driving...

Judge denies bond for man held in 5 Alabama killings
Judge denies bond for man held in 5 Alabama killings

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A judge refused to set bond Wednesday for a Mississippi man accused of killing five people and an unborn child who were slain one...

Park Service celebrates 100 years, seeks minorities' support
Park Service celebrates 100 years, seeks minorities' support

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GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — When Asha Jones and other Grand Canyon interns arrived for their summer at the national park, they were...

Police: Man charged in Texas mosque threat later apologized

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WATAUGA, Texas (AP) — Police say a man accused of calling a Fort Worth-area mosque threatening to decapitate Muslims later called back to...

The Latest: Pence blames both parties for manufacturing woes
The Latest: Pence blames both parties for manufacturing woes

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Mike Pence in the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):

11:45 a.m.

Republican vice presidential...

Court charges man who named dog after Nigerian president

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LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A man who wrote the name of Nigeria's president on his dog and paraded the pet in an area where the leader is popular has been...

Astronaut breaks US record: 521 days in space and counting
Astronaut breaks US record: 521 days in space and counting

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronaut Jeffrey Williams has a new record for NASA under his space belt.

The commander of the International Space...

Summit focuses on coordinating efforts to fight drug abuse
Summit focuses on coordinating efforts to fight drug abuse

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CINCINNATI (AP) — State Supreme Court justices and other high-ranking officials huddled Wednesday to discuss ways to coordinate efforts to battle the...

Security Council calls emergency meeting on North Korea test

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council scheduled an emergency meeting on the latest North Korean missile launch at the request of the United...

AFI postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' screening, Parker Q&A
AFI postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' screening, Parker Q&A

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The American Film Institute has canceled plans to screen writer-director Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" for students this...

Finland arrests Iraqi suspected of killings in 2014 in Iraq

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HELSINKI (AP) — Police in Finland have arrested a 24-year-old Iraqi man on suspicion of murder and war crimes related to the massacre of hundreds of...

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