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US student freed by North Korea in a coma dies at 22

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after almost a year and a half in captivity, died Monday, his family said....
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Trump's legal plan quite simple so far: Fight, fight, fight

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has given his legal team a clear direction: Fight, fight, fight....
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When Muslims are attacked, Trump often slow to speak out

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has yet to condemn an attack on Muslim worshippers in London, the latest instance in which he has appeared slower to speak out about violence when Muslims are the victims....
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Muslims skeptical about 'road rage' in Virginia girl's death

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- Police in Virginia on Monday blamed road rage for the killing of a teenage Muslim girl who was allegedly attacked by a driver while walking with friends to her mosque between Ramadan prayers this weekend....
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Top court to hear case that could reshape US political map

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court will take up a momentous fight over parties manipulating electoral districts to gain partisan advantage in a case that could affect the balance of power between Democrats and Republicans across the United States....
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Google promises YouTube crackdown on online extremism

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:56pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is promising to be more vigilant about preventing terrorist propaganda and other extremist videos from appearing on its YouTube site amid intensifying criticism about the internet's role in mass violence....
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Paris police operation underway on Champs-Elysees

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 7:35am
PARIS (AP) -- Paris police say a security operation is underway in the Champs-Elysees shopping district and are urging people to avoid the area....
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Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 7:35am
CHICAGO (AP) -- Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence....
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'Human Project' study will ask 10,000 to share life's data

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 7:35am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Wanted: 10,000 New Yorkers interested in advancing science by sharing a trove of personal information, from cellphone locations and credit-card swipes to blood samples and life-changing events. For 20 years....
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The Latest: London mosque attack 'clearly' aimed at Muslims

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 6:35am
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on a van plowing into a crowd outside a London mosque (all times local):...
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Google intensifies campaign against online extremism

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 5:34am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Google is intensifying its campaign against online extremism, saying it will put more resources toward identifying and removing videos related to terrorism and hate groups....
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Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:34am
LONDON (AP) -- A driver plowed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque early Monday in an attack that police said they were investigating as a terrorist incident....
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Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 1:31am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- After firing missiles targeting the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Monday issued a stark warning to IS militants, saying that any future attack against Iran will result in more powerful launches....
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Harvard students' ouster over offensive posts stirs debate

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 1:31am
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Few college-bound kids lose their shot, and their slot, at their dream school once they get in, but it happened at one of the world's most elite institutions and for a reason that has, until recently, hardly registered in the university admissions process: social media....
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Indiana Christian school at center of LGBT voucher debate

AP Top Headlines - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 1:31am
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) -- The Lighthouse Christian Academy promises to provide an exemplary education, a caring atmosphere and service to God - but not for everyone. The school says in its admissions brochure that it reserves the right to deny admission to LGBT students because their lifestyle is prohibited by the Bible....
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The Latest: Mosque chairman says crash was 'cowardly attack'

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 11:31pm
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on a London crash in which a vehicle struck pedestrians (all times local):...
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Journalists in Pakistan under fire from many sides

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 11:31pm
HARIPUR, Pakistan (AP) -- Bakhsheesh Elahi was waiting for the morning bus when a lone gunman on a motorcycle pulled up beside him and shot him dead. Rana Tanveer had just taken his family to safety after radical Islamists spray-painted death threats on his door, when a car smashed into his motorcycle and sped away....
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Argentina grassroots movement fights violence against women

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 9:30pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- On Christmas Eve of 2011, Maira Maidana lit a candle to the patron saint of Argentina and closed her eyes in prayer - just like she did every time she feared a brutal beating by her partner....
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AP PHOTOS: Portraits of Argentine victims of gender violence

AP Top Headlines - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 9:30pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Ivana Rosales says her husband tried to kill her twice in the same night....
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