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QATIF, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people turned out at a mass funeral in eastern Saudi Arabia for 21 Shi'ite Muslims killed last week in a suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State, a Reuters witness said. Saudi security for ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The killing of an unarmed man in a New York City subway station by a retired city jail guard has devastated the man's family and raised questions about the line separating self-defense from vigilantism.William Groomes shot Gilber ...more

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A University of Virginia student whose bloody arrest sparked a public uproar has asked a judge to dismiss the charges against him.A motion filed in Charlottesville General District Court on behalf of Martese Johnson s ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Conservative challenger Andrzej Duda has won Poland's presidential election and ousted the incumbent in a runoff vote, according to official results Monday.Duda, a right-wing member of the European Parliament, won with 51.5 ...more

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MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in Pennsylvania say a man has shot an 11-year-old boy in the chest with a BB gun and claims the boy had previously shot his own young son with the same kind of weapon.Police in Allegheny County say 31-year-old ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — The idea that a person's home is their castle and they have the right to kill trespassers has been widely accepted in the U.S. for more than a century.But that broad legal premise has been put to the test in several states amid ...more

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TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's president will propose a peace initiative on Tuesday to resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea that have put Beijing at odds with its neighbors and with the United States, the official Central News Agency report ...more

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PARIS (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova's French Open title defense got off to a comfortable start as she beat Estonian Kaia Kanepi 6-2 6-4 in the first round on Monday. The second seed, who will face fellow Russian Vitalia Diatchenko, was rarely b ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — California has turned to the world's driest inhabited continent for solutions to its longest and sharpest drought on record.Australia, the land poet Dorothea Mackellar dubbed "a sunburnt country," suffered a torturous drought from ...more

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(Reuters) - At least 10 people died on Monday morning after a tornado hit Ciudad Acuna, a Mexican city on the border with Texas, Mayor Evaristo Lenin Perez said. The whirlwind damaged hundreds of concrete buildings, knocking down walls and ce ...more