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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' vote on the international accord to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanction relief stands as the most significant national security decision since lawmakers voted in 2002 to authorize the ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities kicked off a promised crackdown on Jewish extremists following last week's deadly arson attack on a Palestinian family, arresting a high-profile activist accused of leading a new movement of defiant settler youths w ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials, saying it was a last resort after being un ...more

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LONDON (Reuters) - Police forces in two further British regions said on Tuesday they were examining allegations of historical child sexual abuse against the late former prime minister Edward Heath. The revelations by police in Jersey and in K ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a $96 million arbitration award to Chevron Corp. stemming from a 1990s-era oil contract dispute with the government of Ecuador.The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on ...more

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former spokesman for an Oklahoma sheriff's office says he was wrongfully fired following the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a volunteer deputy.Shannon Clark, formerly a major with Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, said in ...more

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JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Police say the tombstone of a relative of "Roots" author Alex Haley has been vandalized with the words "White Lives Matter."The Jackson Sun reports ( ) that Savannah Police Chief Gary Will says the tomb ...more

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):10:35 a.m.Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial are back in court to hear testimony from relatives of those kille ...more

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DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar's top diplomat on Tuesday called for a "serious dialogue" with Iran in the wake of its nuclear deal with world powers, even as he blasted Tehran for continuing to support Syria's embattled government.Foreign Minister Kha ...more

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MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A drone dropped a package of drugs into a prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight, prison officials said.The package was dropped July 29 at the Mansfield Correctional Institution, about 65 miles southwest ...more