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Mormons gather to discuss race issues within faith

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — African-American Mormons discussed the ongoing challenges of belonging to a predominantly white religion Friday during a university conference designed to address the status of blacks in the faith.

Last Updated on Saturday, 10 October 2015

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US airman's condition upgraded as he recovers from stabbing

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack was upgraded from serious to fair condition Friday as he recovered from three stab wounds suffered in a late-night attack near a bar, UC Davis Medical Center officials said Friday, indicating that his vital signs are stable and normal and he is conscious.

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Kim declares N. Korea ready to stand up to any US threat

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared Saturday that his country was ready to stand up to any threat posed by the United States as he spoke at a lavish military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the North's ruling party and trumpet his third-generation leadership.

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Questions, answers about the federal campus safety law

The federal law known as the Clery Act is credited with bringing improvements to campus safety, even as sexual assault and gun violence remain major concerns. Supporters of the law plan to mark its 25th anniversary next month.

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1 fatally shot at Texas Southern University housing complex

HOUSTON (AP) — A student was killed and another person was wounded during a shooting outside a TexasSouthern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained two men for questioning, authorities said.

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1 student killed, 3 wounded at Arizona campus during fight

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An overnight brawl between two groups of students escalated into gun violence Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona University opened fire on four fraternity members, killing one and wounding three.

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"Lucky one" in Oregon shooting speaks about massacre

SEATTLE (AP) — The 18-year-old college student singled out by the shooter as the "lucky one" to survive and deliver a package to law enforcement spoke for the first time Friday about the massacre in Roseburg, Oregon.

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Black men gathering for Million Man March 20th anniversary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Black men from around the nation are gathering on the National Mall to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March and call for policing reforms and changes in black communities.

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