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Police officer shot and killed in N. Mexico
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Police officer shot and killed in N. Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A police officer who authorities say attempted to chase down a 38-year-old man with three active arrest warrants was fatally shot by the suspect Friday after an exchange of gunfire in a southern New Mexico town. The suspect, Joseph...
G20: Obama tells Theresa May that the UK is not a priority trading partner
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G20: Obama tells Theresa May that the UK is not a priority trading partner

Theresa May has had a difficult start to the G20 summit as President Barack Obama said the UK would not be the priority for a US trade deal and Japan issued an unprecedented 15-page warning about the consequences of Brexit. The prime minister had been hopin...
Angela Merkel's crown slips after party’s local election defeat
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Angela Merkel's crown slips after party’s local election defeat

Even a month ago, it seemed merely a matter of time before Angela Merkel announced she was running for a fourth term in next year’s election. But after her party’s humiliating defeat in a regional election in the north east, which was seen by many as a damning...
Trump: Manufacturing jobs are going to hell
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Trump: Manufacturing jobs are going to hell

Donald Trump says America's manufacturing jobs are "going to hell." The Republican presidential nominee blamed the Obama administration for allowing companies to move jobs to Mexico. He also lashed out at the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership as "a catastr...
Obama 'deliberately snubbed' by Chinese in chaotic arrival at G20
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Obama 'deliberately snubbed' by Chinese in chaotic arrival at G20

China’s leaders have been accused of delivering a calculated diplomatic snub to Barack Obama after the US president was denied a red-carpet welcome during his chaotic arrival in Hangzhou ahead of the start of the G20. Chinese authorities have rolled out th...
Gun violence, unsolved murders put Chicago on course to set grim record
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Gun violence, unsolved murders put Chicago on course to set grim record

Chicago is on pace to see as many as 650 or 700 murders this year, more than any year since the early 2000s, and likely more than the total murders in New York and Los Angeles combined. Through the end of the day Friday, Chicago had seen 475 murders – just...
Trump visits Ben Carson's boyhood Detroit neighborhood
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Trump visits Ben Carson's boyhood Detroit neighborhood

Presidential candidate Donald Trump made a brief stop Saturday in fellow Republican Ben Carson's boyhood neighborhood in southwest Detroit where he chatted with residents. "I met Mr. Trump and shook his hand," Felicia Reese said outside her home on South De...
US beekeepers fear for livelihoods as anti-Zika toxin kills 2.5m bees
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US beekeepers fear for livelihoods as anti-Zika toxin kills 2.5m bees

Huddled around their hives, beekeepers around the south-eastern US fear a new threat to their livelihood: a fine mist beaded with neurotoxin, sprayed from the sky by officials at war with mosquitos that carry the Zika virus. Earlier this week, South Carolin...
Parents urge district to fight transgender bathroom law
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Parents urge district to fight transgender bathroom law

Clovis Unified parents are pushing the school board to separate transgender students from the general student body in bathrooms and locker rooms, despite federal and state laws that protect those students' rights. The district is considering installing bath...
FBI notes reveal missing equipment; multiple claims that Hillary 'could not recall'
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FBI notes reveal missing equipment; multiple claims that Hillary 'could not recall'

A Clinton Foundation laptop and a thumb drive used to archive Hillary Clinton’s emails from her time as secretary of state are missing, according to FBI notes released on Friday. The phrase “Clinton could not recall” litters the summary of the FBI’s investi...