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India arrests 3rd suspect in gang rape of 2 teens

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Police arrested a third suspect Saturday in the gang rape and slaying of two teenage cousins found hanging from a tree in northern India, as a top state official said he was recommending a federal investigation into a case that has triggered national outrage.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 May 2014

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Security matrix prevents another Tiananmen

 

BEIJING (AP) — When visiting friends in China's capital, environmental activist Wu Lihong must slip away from his rural home before sunrise, before the police officers watching his home awaken. He rides a bus to an adjacent province and jumps aboard a train just minutes before departure to avoid being spotted.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 May 2014

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Obama says goodbye to White House press secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Jay Carney became the news instead of just delivering it Friday, when President Barack Obama unexpectedly interrupted the daily media briefing to announce Carney's resignation after three and a half years as his primary spokesman.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 May 2014

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Analysis: Shinseki exit is outside Obama playbook

WASHINGTON (AP) — This was not in the Barack Obama playbook.

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 May 2014

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