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Mom gets her high school diploma in slain son\'s memory

Mom gets her high school diploma in slain son's memory

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Lesley McSpadden always wanted to finish school, but the timing was never right.


U.S. plans test of interceptor in light of N. Korea threat

U.S. plans test of interceptor in light of N. Korea threat

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WASHINGTON — Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an...


Back on campaign trail, UK suicide blast linked to war on terror

Back on campaign trail, UK suicide blast linked to war on terror

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LONDON — Four days after a suicide bombing plunged Britain into mourning, political campaigning...


Why parents in tough Chicago neighborhoods fear after-school program cuts

Why parents in tough Chicago neighborhoods fear after-school program cuts

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Rachel Norwood doesn’t like her 10-year-old son walking home alone through their Chicago neighborhood....


Education Roundup: Senior\'s winning artwork heads to Capitol Hill

Education Roundup: Senior's winning artwork heads to Capitol Hill

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The artwork of Upper Darby senior Blya Ange Krouba has been selected to represent the 1st Congressional...


Charges may follow new congressman into office

Charges may follow new congressman into office

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Next for Montana's new congressman: Day in court, then DC


Trump\'s body language speaks volumes

Trump's body language speaks volumes

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TAORMINA, Italy — The alpha-male handshake. The deadpan reaction from NATO leaders. The presidential...


Martial law declared in embattled Philippine region

Martial law declared in embattled Philippine region

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ILIGAN, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered his troops to crush militants...


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Insurer faces backlash for pulling Hannity ads

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NEW YORK — Financial services firm USAA, facing a backlash to its decision to pull advertising...


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What to make of these viral racist rants?

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The cellphone videos show the underbelly of American society. Racist vitriol, mostly directly at Latinos,...


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U.S. accusation creates vexing financial worries for region

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CARICOM leaders are in a state of shock, dismay and disbelief after the United States accused 14 of...


St. Louis boy makes \'I\'m scared\' plea to end gun violence

St. Louis boy makes 'I'm scared' plea to end gun violence

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He's eloquent, passionate and powerful. And he's only 6 years old.


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Across America Briefs

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Mo. man charged with felony after alleged racial slur


Could Ghanaian waves become the next big renewable energy source?

Could Ghanaian waves become the next big renewable energy source?

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The force of crashing waves can generate huge amounts of energy.


Sulley Muntari: Ghanaian would support player boycott in protest over racist abuse

Sulley Muntari: Ghanaian would support player boycott in protest over racist abuse

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He has played for some of Europe’s top soccer clubs and represented Ghana in three World Cups,...


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