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Nobel laureate to be honored in Philadelphia

A Pakistani teenager awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls' education will be honored in Philadelphia.

Investigation into Ferguson shooting to be complete in coming months

U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Friday that he expects the Justice Department's...

Police say two dead, three critical in US school shooting

A student opened fire Friday in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head before...

Court allows Oklahoma to delay executions due to lack of drugs

An Oklahoma court accepted a motion from the state on Friday to delay three planned executions so...

Canada shooter struggled with addiction, turned to Islam

A gunman who stormed Canada's parliament after killing a soldier at a nearby war memorial was a petty criminal fighting a drug addiction and was...

US manhunt underway after three police, one civilian shot

US police launched a manhunt in northern California on Friday after a suspect shot at least three police officers and one civilian, officials said.

Montana bride who shoved husband off cliff appeals murder conviction

A Montana bride who admitted pushing her new husband off a cliff at Glacier National Park is appealing...

Iraqi officials say IS militants used chlorine gas

Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during fighting with security forces and Shiite militiamen last month north of Baghdad, Iraqi officials said...

US condemns Sinai car bomb attack

The United States denounced a car bomb attack in the Egyptian Sinai peninsula that killed at least 26 soldiers, and injured 28 others Friday. Washington...

US judge gives ex-Colombian rebel 27 years prison for taking hostages

A U. S. judge sentenced a former member of a Colombian rebel group to 27 years in prison on Friday for...