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    The Latest: Video shows man punching officer before shooting

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on two shootings by police officers in California (all times local): 7:20 p.m. A second video has surfaced appearing to show a man throwing punches and scuffling with a California police officer before the man is fatally shot outside of a convenience store. The video, posted on Facebook and […]
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    Police use stun gun on naked, bloody man who later dies

    INWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Police officers responding to a report of a disturbance at a Long Island home early Saturday used stun guns to try to subdue a man they discovered naked and covered in blood inside his apartment, but he stopped breathing and later died, officials said. Authorities were called to the home in […]
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    Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday pointed to a reported missile test by Iran to renew his criticism of the nuclear agreement it reached with the U.S. and other nations. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard on Friday displayed its latest ballistic missile capable of reaching Israel and much of the Middle East. The U.S. opposes […]
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    Price to stop private plane use on business during review

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said Saturday he will stop flying private planes on official business while an internal review of the flights is being done and that he welcomes the review. Price defended the practice of using private planes on Fox News. A spokeswoman has said Price tries to […]
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    Video shows man punching California officer before shooting

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new video surfaced Saturday that appears to show a man throwing punches at a California police officer during a scuffle before the man was fatally shot outside of a convenience store. The video, posted on Facebook and YouTube, shows the man in a physical confrontation with a Huntington Beach police […]
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    NKorea: Trump insult makes attack on US ‘more inevitable’

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea’s foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s insult calling leader Kim Jong Un “rocket man” makes “our rocket’s visit to the entire U.S. mainland inevitable all the more.” Ri Yong Ho called the American president “a mentally deranged person full of megalomania and complacency” with […]
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    Iraq seeks other nations’ help to build a nuclear reactor

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iraq’s foreign minister is asking nuclear countries for help building an atomic reactor for peaceful purposes, saying the country has a right to use atomic power peacefully. Ibrahim al-Jaafari made the request in his speech Saturday to the U.N. General Assembly’s annual meeting of presidents, prime ministers and monarchs. He called […]
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    Damage in Puerto Rico strains relief efforts by agencies

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal agencies grappled Saturday with the vast scale of the disaster in Puerto Rico left by Hurricane Maria, the third major storm to strike the U.S. in less than a month. Three days after the massive hurricane crossed the U.S. territory, towns remained without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service. The […]
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    No charges in fatal Maryland police shooting

    MOUNT AIRY, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors will not pursue charges against two Maryland police officers who fatally shot a man during a confrontation after a traffic stop this summer. Frederick County State’s Attorney Charlie Smith said in a letter obtained by the Frederick News-Post on Friday that his office had determined the officers’ use of […]
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    Hundreds try to set world record for human peace sign

    BOSTON (AP) — Hundreds have gathered at the country’s oldest public park to try to set a Guinness world record for the largest human peace symbol. At around noon Saturday, 1,682 people reportedly assembled in a circular formation, holding up the “V” hand sign for peace, on Boston Common. The gathering failed to set a […]