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Al-Shabab Claims Deadly Mogadishu Attack

A bombing claimed by the al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab group has killed eight people and injured 15 more in the Somali capital, according to a spokesman for Mogadishu's mayor.

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Video Appears To Show Texas Officer Striking Teenage Girl

SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Police Department is reviewing police body camera footage after a bystander posted video online that appears to show an officer punching an eighth-grade girl three or four times outside a birthday party last weekend.

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Paul Pogba: 'We Played For The People Who Died'

Paul Pogba dedicated Manchester United's Europa League title triumph to the 22 people killed in Monday's attack in Manchester, defiantly saying: "We played for the people who died."

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Brazil: Embattled President Deploys Troops To Streets

Brazil's president ordered federal troops to restore order in the country's capital after some ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters seeking Michel Temer's ouster.

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Playboy Model Dani Mathers Gets 3 Years Of Probation, 30 Days Of Graffiti Removal In Body-Shaming Case

Playboy model Dani Mathers pleaded no contest Wednesday to invasion of privacy after she secretly photographed a naked, 70-year-old woman in an LA Fitness shower area and posted it on social media with a disparaging remark.

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Manchester Suicide Bomber's Movements 'Caught On CCTV'

Police believe these images show Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi in the moments after he bought the rucksack used in his deadly attack.

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Jury Of 12 On Bill Cosby Sex Assault Case Includes 2 Blacks

PITTSBURGH — The jury that will hear the sex assault case against Bill Cosby will include two blacks among its 12 members in a case Cosby believes could be racially motivated.

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Investigators Explore Bomber’s Links To Larger Network

LONDON — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror attacks was also to blame for the Manchester Arena attack, two officials familiar with the investigation said Wednesday.

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Manchester Bomber's Father Says He Did Not Expect Attack

Ramadan Abedi, the father of Salman Abedi, the bomber who killed 22 concert-goers in an attack in Manchester, gestures as he speaks to Reuters in Tripoli, Libya, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Hani Amara TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

TRIPOLI: The father of the bomber who killed 22 concert-goers in an attack in Manchester told Reuters in the Libyan capital on Wednesday that he had last spoken to his son some five days ago, by phone, and "everything was normal."

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