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  • Study: Americans believe social networks make the news worse

    You're not alone if you think social networks are degrading the quality of news. A Pew study indicates that 62 percent of American adults believe social media companies have "too much control" over news, and 55 percent believe these companies have c
  • American man, 68, arrested in Russia for allegedly punching a police officer

    The 68-year-old man, who has not been named, had been staying with a friend in Obninsk, 60 miles southwest of Moscow.

  • US Army arrests deployed soldier accused of raping Alabama student

    AUBURN, Alabama — U.S. Army criminal investigators have arrested a deployed soldier accused of raping an Alabama college student last year. Auburn, Alabama, police Capt. Lorenza Dorsey said in a news release Tuesday that 27-year-old Ryan Charles Petro of North Carolina has been charged with five counts of first-degree rape. Investigators say he sexually assaulted a 19-year-old Auburn University student, an acquaintance of his, at a hotel. He was identified through the analysis of forensic...