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CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police planned to release surveillance video from an officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who turned out to be carrying a pellet gun.A department spokeswoman said video and audio evidence would be released Wed ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has heart stent implanted to address artery blockage. ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The death toll from a series of Syrian government airstrikes on the Islamic State group's stronghold in northeastern Syria has risen to at least 95, making it one of the deadliest attacks on the city of Raqqa in the past three years, acti ...more

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ZURICH (Reuters) - An animal rights group has petitioned the Swiss government to ban a traditional, if rare, practice of eating cats for dinner and turning dogs into sausages. Tomi Tomek, president of the animal rights group SOS CHATS Noira ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses and individuals. Officials say that the plan, brewing behind closed doors on Capitol Hill, favored ...more

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HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's Vice President Joice Mujuru has been barred from running for a seat on a top committee of the ruling party amid accusations she plotted to assassinate President Robert Mugabe, 90.State media reported Wednesday ...more

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Attorneys for a man paralyzed by a Pittsburgh officer say his life is being endangered by a prosecutor's delay in deciding whether to retry him on some counts.Allegheny County prosecutors have a year to decide whether to retry ...more

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By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft's Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their "right to be forgotten" as ruled by an ...more

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BANGKOK (AP) — A diplomat from the Greek Embassy in Thailand died Wednesday after she fell under a moving train, officials said.Thailand's state railway said the accident occurred on a train in Kanchanaburi, an area famous for its natural beauty ...more

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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Moderate Muslims must take a stand against religious extremists who violate the core values of Islam, a brother of Jordan's king said Wednesday.Prince Feisal al-Hussein also said that Jordan is trying to defuse religious ten ...more