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Friday, Jun 23, 2017

AP US & World News

Federal judge orders pretrial release of terror suspect

A federal judge has ordered the release of a man who has been detained for 5 years after being accused of providing support to terror group
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Fireworks explosion kills 1, injures 9 in central Mexico

Mexican authorities say one person was killed and nine more injured when fireworks being carried in a pickup truck exploded in central Mexico
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Texas officer in murder case faces unrelated assault charges

Texas officer in murder case faces unrelated assault charges

A former Texas police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a black teenager has been indicted on two unrelated charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon by a public servant
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Gowdy: Oversight won't investigate Russian interference

The new chairman of the House Oversight Committee says he does not plan to investigate Russia's meddling in the 2016 election or questions of whether President Donald Trump obstructed the federal investigation into it
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Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio to face day of reckoning in court

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio to face day of reckoning in court

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio will face his day of reckoning in court for defying a judge's order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants in the Phoenix area
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Actress Mira Sorvino urges support for trafficking victims

Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino is urging all nations and the business community to ramp up financial support for victims of human trafficking, saying the services the money fund "mean the difference between life and death"
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The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fear

The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fear

Residents of a northwest London public housing complex are angry and fearful about being evacuated because of fire safety concerns prompted by a fire that killed at least 79 people in a nearby high-rise
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5 GOP senators now oppose health bill _ enough to sink it

5 GOP senators now oppose health bill _ enough to sink it

Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller has become the fifth GOP senator to say he opposes his party's bill scuttling much of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul
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Trump labors to make Mueller-Comey tie a key talking point

Trump labors to make Mueller-Comey tie a key talking point

President Donald Trump and his associates keep trying to draw unflattering attention to the relationship between former FBI directors Robert Mueller and James Comey
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UN rights body votes to send experts to deadly Congo region

The United Nations' main human rights body has voted to send international experts to look into abuses and killings in central Congo, where thousands of deaths and mutilations have been reported in recent months
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