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Condolence book Benghazi attack

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Benghazi scandal: How did we get here?

What happened in the Benghazi attacks?

The U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya was attacked and burned on September 11, 2012, resulting in the deaths of U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and another State Department employee.

Armed militants also attacke...

Greater Manchester Metrolink tram 3009A

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Police in UK arrest 3 after racist outburst on tram

Police in Manchester, England, arrested two young men and a teenager in connection with an apparent hate incident on a tram Tuesday.

Video of the incident, which shows several men taunting a male commuter who appears to be of mixed race, quickly drew...


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Toyota recalls 1.43 million Prius, Lexus worldwide

Toyota has announced it will recall 1.43 million vehicles worldwide over faulty airbags, although it is not part of the massive recalls of Takata air bags.

The cars affected are Prius and Lexus models from 2008 to 2012. The recall includes 495,000 cars sold in North America, 743,000 in Japan as well as vehicles in Europe, China and other regions, according to the BBC and The Associated Press.

Donald Trump's Pennsylvania speech

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Big Business takes on Trump over trade

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Manufacturers --- two powerful business lobbies both traditionally supportive of Republican candidates -- took the highly unusual step of lashing out at presumptive GOP presidential nominee.

Hillary Clinton town hall

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Clinton, allies to hit Trump with $13M in ad spending next week

Next week is shaping up to inflict the most dramatic damage on television yet to Donald Trump's campaign, with forces behind Hillary Clinton planning to outspend him by $13 million, a wider gap than any week so far.

Scotty Moore

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Elvis’ original guitarist Scotty Moore dies

Elvis Presley’s original guitarist, Scotty Moore, died Tuesday at the age of 84. No cause of death was provided, but Moore had been in poor health in recent months.

As a member of Elvis’ original band, his distinctive guitar sound can be heard on hits such as “That’s All Right (Mama)”, “Heartbreak Hotel”, ...

Zika mosquito research

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Dems-GOP squabble stalls Zika funding

Efforts to combat the Zika virus stalled in the Senate Tuesday when Democrats blocked a $1.1 billion House-passed funding bill, escalating the political battle between the parties over how to respond to the looming public health crisis.

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On this day: June 29

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Pelé helps Brazil to their first World Cup title, Jayne Mansfield dies in a car crash, the Supreme Court rules against the death penalty, and Apple releases the first iPhone, all on this day.

Suicide bombers attack Turkey airport

Istanbul airport attack

At least 28 people have been killed and 60 others wounded in a terror attack on Istanbul Ataturk Airport in Turkey, Istanbul Gov. Vasip Sahin told Turkey's state-run news agency TRT.

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