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"This is about bringing better accuracy and accountability to a market that desperately needs it."
NEW YORK (AP) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed a massive overhaul of the multibillion dollar debt-collection industry on Thursday, which would restrict collectors from calling numerous times a day, require…
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"I want to be at the forefront of Israel's diplomacy, and the forefront of Israel's diplomacy is New York."
JERUSALEM (AP) — For years, Dani Dayan was the West Bank settler movement's face to the outside world. Next week, he'll become the face of Israel to much of North America. Dayan takes office Aug. 1 as Israel's new consul…
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AP FACT CHECK: Vice President Joe Biden misquotes Donald Trump; Trump's claims about the efficacy of torture in preventing terrorist attacks.
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's hot out there, politically speaking, with Hillary Clinton's convention going full steam and Donald Trump refusing to stay quiet while Democrats put on their big show. Reality is sometimes getting…
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"It's emblematic of a central dilemma in the modern age: We have free — as in unpaid — access to an ever-expanding array of software and services, but less and less control over how we use them," writes AP Technology Writer Michael Liedtke.
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My choice was simple I uninstalled Facebook from my phone. I don't want or need their messenger. iMessage is better and what I use.
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The decision by prosecutors comes after a judge had already acquitted three of the six officers charged in the case
BALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction. Gray was a black…
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State and district prosecutors cannot be considered independent agents of the law in these instances.

They depend on the police to do all of their investigation and evidence gathering for their prosecutions. Therefore they are pressured not to do their best to call the police to account.

Investigations and prosecutions of police officers should always be carried out by independent prosecutors.
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"They were seeing it. Everyone was seeing it... The woman was seriously screaming, quarreling and crying also, but there was no help. She was crying for help."
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least…
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It is a deeply emotional story of both betrayal and salvation that Pope Francis will encounter during a somber visit Friday to the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, where some 1.1 million people were murdered, most of them Jews.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Two Holocaust survivors took to a stage at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto this week to perform lively prewar tunes — the 91-year-old played drums and the 88-year-old was on accordion, keyboard…
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"America is already great. America is already strong... And I promise you, our strength, our greatness, does not depend on Donald Trump."
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a candidate who believes in the optimism that powers the nation's democracy…
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"We cannot stress enough the importance of getting exercise," says an author of the study finding exercise can undo health risks linked to sitting all day.
LONDON (AP) — If you spend all day sitting on your rear end, then you might want to schedule some time for a brisk walk — just make sure you can spare at least an hour. Scientists analyzing data from more than 1 million…
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Wow. I thought working outside in the heat for 10 hours was bad. Look at all them. All hoarded in little stalls like animals. 
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"Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing," Donald Trump said.
MIAMI (AP) — Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails. The Republican presidential nominee, holding a Wednesday press conference, said that the 30,000 missing emails from Clinton's private…
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Daniel McAdams, executive director of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity: That Moscow could be behind the DNC email scandal is just a “spit in the wind” in a deteriorating public relations disaster.
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Doctors have said Hinckley is no longer plagued by the mental illness that drove him to shoot President Reagan in effort to impress actress Jodie Foster.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia, a judge has ruled. John Hinckley Jr. is ready to live…
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So far, there are digitized images of more than 500 species, from poachers to sculpins, from museum collections around the globe.
SEATTLE (AP) — University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of sting ray and other fish. Last fall, he installed…
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