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Military selects rarely used charge for Bergdahl case

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Military prosecutors have reached into a section of military law seldom used since World War II in the politically fraught case against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier held prisoner for years by the Taliban after leaving his post in Afghanistan.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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Migrants flow west on Hungarian trains; 13,000 reach Austria

HEGYESHALOM, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police stood by as thousands of migrants hopped cross-border trains Sunday into Austria, taking advantage of Hungary's surprise decision to stop screening international train travelers for travel visas, a get-tough measure that the country had launched only days before to block their path to asylum in Western Europe.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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Obama administration weighs steps to help migrant crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it is "actively considering" ways to be more responsive to the global migrant crisis, including refugee resettlement.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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Clinton says no email apology: 'What I did was allowed'

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday she does not need to apologize for using a private email account and server while at the State Department because "what I did was allowed."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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1 dead, Cuomo aide shot during West Indian Day festivities

NEW YORK (AP) — The West Indian Day Parade, a rollicking, colorful celebration of Caribbean culture, music, style and food, rolled through New York City's streets Monday but, once again, was marred by pre-dawn violence that left one man dead and an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in critical condition.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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Palestinians mourn mother of toddler killed in arson attack

JERUSALEM (AP) — The mother of a Palestinian toddler killed in a West Bank firebomb attack was buried in her village Monday hours after succumbing to wounds sustained in the attack, which also killed the child's father and is believed to have been carried out by Jewish extremists.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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Koreas to hold Oct. 20-26 reunions of war-divided families

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea agreed Tuesday to hold reunions next month of families separated by the Korean War in the early 1950s, a small but important bit of progress for rivals that just last month were threatening each other with war.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 September 2015

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A photo, a turning point? All depends on Europe's leaders

PARIS (AP) — The 3-year-old boy could have been dressed for preschool. Instead he was lying face down in the surf.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 September 2015

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