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Belgian jihadi ID'd as mastermind of Paris attacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — Once a happy-go-lucky student at one of Brussels' most prestigious high schools, Saint-Pierre d'Uccle, Abdelhamid Abaaoud morphed into Belgium's most notorious jihadi, a zealot so devoted to the cause of holy war that he recruited his 13-year-old brother to join him in Syria.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Rare TB case shows difficulty diagnosing, treating children

WASHINGTON (AP) — When a 2-year-old returned sick from a visit to India, U.S. doctors suspected tuberculosis even though standard tests said no. It would take three months to confirm she had an extreme form of the disease — a saga that highlights the desperate need for better ways to fight TB in youngsters in countries that can't afford such creative care.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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After attacks, Democrats debate terrorism and economy

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With the country still reeling from deadly terrorist attacks in Paris, Hillary Rodham Clinton cast herself as America's strongest leader in a scary world, even as she found herself forced to defend her own role during the rise of the Islamic State militants.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Amid student protests, some see erosion of free speech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A recent groundswell of protests on college campuses over race, sexual misconduct and other social issues has some civil libertarians worried that the prized principle of free speech could be sacrificed in the rush to address legitimate student grievances.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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UAE takes 5 Yemeni prisoners freed by US from Guantanamo

MIAMI (AP) — Five men who have been held for more than 13 years at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been released and sent to the United Arab Emirates, the Pentagon said Sunday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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New Jersey mall requires payment if kids want to visit Santa

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Children wanting to see Santa Claus at a southern New Jersey mall will now have to pay.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Indonesia opens trials of 6 accused of enslaving fishermen

TUAL, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court opened the trials Monday of five Thais and an Indonesian charged with human trafficking connected with slavery in the seafood industry.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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25 bodies found after landslide hits east China village

BEIJING (AP) — The death toll from a landslide that buried homes in eastern China has risen to 25 people with 12 others still missing, a local government said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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