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She once called Donald Trump "a maggot, a cockroach and a crumb." This week, he remembered her as "an impossible person."The woman who became a folk hero for resisting decades-long efforts by big-name developers like Trump to displace her Atlant ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Images of emaciated corpses, slashed necks and ripped-open foreheads are on display at a remarkable hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.The photographs were taken by a former Syrian military photographer testifying b ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department statistics show that more than 3,300 federal inmates have applied since April to have their prison sentences cut short under a new clemency initiative.That figure represents nearly five times the number of in ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is denouncing an effort in the House of Representatives to block President Barack Obama from extending deportation relief to any more immigrants who are in the country illegally.White House Press Secretary Josh ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time major champion Li Na is pulling out of the U.S. Open because of a knee injury.The only tennis player from China to win a Grand Slam singles title is also withdrawing from hard-court events in Montreal and Cincinnati over ...more

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WWE is set to make its deep vault of classic matches on its video-streamed network available around the globe.WWE has hit 700,000 subscribers since the company home to Hulk Hogan, Brock Lesnar and John Cena launched the WWE Network in February, ...more

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Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.Aug. 26 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 75 active players.Aug. 30 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 53 active players.Aug. 31 — Waiver period begins for players released th ...more

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A German amputee long jumper says he will not contest the decision to exclude him from the upcoming European Championships.Paralympic champion Markus Rehm won the long jump at the German nationals last weekend with an e ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama called on young African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women, adding that educating and making women financially literate is not enough."No country can ever truly flourish ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday defended his call to cut costs by relocating some venues for the 2020 Olympics, even if it threatens plans for having almost all the facilities close to the athletes village.Tokyo won the r ...more