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  • The Latest: Israel ambassador praises Trump speech

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the U.N. risks becoming an organization with “a reputation for failure” and catering to just five world powers unless it’s restructured, particularly in the Security Council

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  • Dallas police officer accused in neighbor's death fired

    Dallas police say a white officer accused of fatally shooting her black neighbor inside his own apartment has been dismissed. The Dallas Police Department fired Officer Amber Guyger on Monday, weeks after she fatally shot 26-year-old Botham Jean inside his own apartment on Sept. 6. Court...

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  • Dior and Gucci theatrically kick off Paris Fashion Week

    Dance and theatricality were at the heart Paris Fashion Week’s first day of spring shows, as American stars Blake Lively and Shailene Woodley gushed over Dior’s balletic Monday presentation at the famed Longchamps race-course

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  • Man at center of Nobel sex scandal remanded pending verdict

    The man at the center of a sex abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize was remanded in custody Monday

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  • King returns to SoCal roots with ownership stake in Dodgers

    Billie Jean King has gone back to her roots in becoming part of the Los Angeles Dodgers' ownership group. The tennis champion first became enamored with the team when it arrived from Brooklyn in 1958. King says she and younger brother Randy Moffitt "grew up bleeding Dodger blue" in Long...

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  • French priest found dead after ‘improper’ behavior to woman

    French prosecutors are investigating the death of a priest believed to have killed himself days after a mother accused him of inappropriate behavior with her daughter

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  • Rape trial starts of man at center of Nobel scandal

    The trial has opened of the man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature

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  • Review: 'Life Itself' is star-studded, earnest but lacking

    Hallmark sentimentality, passionate defenses of Bob Dylan's "Time Out of Mind" and horrific head traumas are thrown together in Dan Fogelman's " Life Itself ," a curious cocktail of a movie from the "This is Us" creator about all of life's highest highs and lowest lows across...

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  • UN envoy: Warring parties in South Sudan must silence guns

    The UN envoy for South Sudan says the first step by the country’s warring parties to demonstrate their backing for what they say is their final peace agreement is to silence their guns immediately and everywhere — which hasn’t happened

    Washington Post
  • Moonstruck Japan tycoon to blast off on 1st SpaceX trip

    The Japanese billionaire who Tesla chief Elon Musk says plans to blast off on the first-ever private commercial space trip aboard the SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket often makes headlines in Japan. The SpaceX mission, set for takeoff in 2023, is just the latest exploit in tycoon Yusaka Maezawa's...

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  • Dallas officer arrested in slaying moves out of apartment

    A white Dallas police officer has moved out of the apartment complex where she shot and killed her black neighbor inside his own home. TV station WFAA reports that apartment staff informed other residents in the building of Amber Guyger's move in a Sunday email. It is unclear if she...

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  • Police shooting protesters march outside Cowboys' stadium

    Demonstrators, including some who rolled empty coffins, marched outside AT&T Stadium ahead of Sunday's Dallas Cowboys game to protest recent fatal police shootings. Attorney Lee Merritt, who represents the family of Botham Jean, says protesters are demanding that Dallas police officer Amber...

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  • Trump offers US support for Eastern Europe business summit

    U.S. President Donald Trump has reaffirmed Washington’s support for a business summit that aims to boost connectivity in Eastern Europe and improve ties between the region and the U.S. and European Union

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  • Experts disagree on whether Dallas officer could be credible

    A Dallas police officer's explanation that she killed a black neighbor who lived above her because she mistook his apartment for her own has been dismissed as implausible and self-serving by his family and their lawyers. Experts on police training and psychologists, however, are split as to...

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  • Serena Williams talks fashion, not fouls at Las Vegas event

    Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a business trade group in Las Vegas. The 23-time Grand Slam champion wasn't asked about gender equality in sports or an argument she had last weekend with the chair...

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  • Video shows officer who killed being booked into jail

    Authorities in North Texas have released a video showing an off-duty white police officer being booked into jail after she was arrested in the slaying of a black neighbor in his apartment. The video shows Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger in handcuffs and dressed in an orange jail...

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  • Lawyers for Botham Jean family slam cops for trying to 'smear' victim

    Family attorney Ben Crump said the search warrant police conducted on Botham Jean's apartment is a 'disgusting attempt to assassinate the character of a wonderful young man.'

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  • Funeral set for man killed by white Dallas police officer

    As his mother describes it, Botham Jean was only a teenager when he presented a plan to evangelize his home country of St. Lucia. He came forward with a map of small island nation, which he had sectioned off into pieces, and pointed to the communities he wanted to impact first. "Botham did...

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  • EU to give internet firms 1 hour to remove extremist content

    European authorities are planning to slap internet companies like Google and Facebook with big fines if they don't take down extremist content within one hour. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in a speech Wednesday that the Commission is proposing the new rules as part...

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  • The Latest: Malta contests Italian PM’s account of rescue

    Malta is contesting the Italian premier’s assertion that it had responsibility for a group of nearly 180 migrants eventually picked up by an Italian coast guard ship and brought to Italy

    Washington Post
  • Correction: Belgium-Congo-Bemba story

    Correction: Belgium-Congo-Bemba story

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  • EU eyes beefed-up coast guard to protect outside borders

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday unveiled new plans to beef up the EU's coast guard and asylum agency to better police Europe's outside borders and speed the deportation of unauthorized migrants. The proposals come as EU nations bicker over who should take...

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  • EU eyes beefed-up coast guard to protect outside borders

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker wants to beef up the EU’s coast guard and asylum agency to better police Europe’s outside borders and speed the deportation of unauthorized migrants

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  • AP Photos: Haitians scour the country’s largest trash dump

    AP Photos: Changlair Aristide has made his living in a smoldering, hellish landscape, the stinking refuse of an impoverished land

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