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Authorities stand near the Fire Ball amusement ride after the ride malfunctioned injuring several at the Ohio State Fair, Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. Some of the victims were thrown from the ride when it malfunctioned Wednesday night, said Columbus Fire Battalion Chief Steve Martin. (Barbara J. Perenic/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
Man killed in fair thrill ride wreck joined Marines week agoA high school student who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair had just signed up with the Marines a week ago
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FILE - In this July 21, 2017, file photo, White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci gestures as he answers a question during a press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing room of the White House in Washington. Scaramucci offered newsroom leaders a test on Thursday. They needed to decide whether to fully use the obscenities relied on by Scaramucci to describe fellow White House aides or talk around them. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
White House aide's tirade tests editors and producersNewsroom leaders were tested when The New Yorker magazine printed the obscenity-laced remarks by White House communications director
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2005 file photo, defrocked priest Paul Shanley, a figure in the sex scandal that rocked the Boston Roman Catholic Archdiocese, stands prior to the reading of a verdict in his trial at Middlesex Superior Court in Cambridge, Mass. Shanley was convicted of raping and fondling a boy at his Roman Catholic church during the 1980s and sentenced to 12 years in prison. Shanley is due to be released Friday, July 28, 2017. (Mark Garfinkel/The Boston Herald via AP, Pool, File)
Abuse victims to protest release of priest who raped boyProtesters are vowing to demonstrate outside the Massachusetts prison where a notorious figure in the Boston clergy sex abuse scandal is being released after completing a 12-year sentence for raping a boy in the 1980s
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FILE- In this July 27, 2013, file photo, people listen as the Avett Brothers perform at the 54th edition of the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I. Thousands of music lovers are expected to descend on the city by the sea for this year’s festival at Fort Adams, which sold out before any acts were announced. Acts including Fleet Foxes and Regina Spektor are among the artists performing Friday, July 27, 2017. It is the 58th anniversary of the festival’s founding in 1959. (AP Photo/Joe Giblin, File)
Newport Folk Festival kicks off 3 days of musicThe Newport Folk Festival is kicking off three days of music in Rhode Island
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Pakistan court is set to rule on political fate of PM SharifPakistan's Supreme Court is set to announce its decision about political fate of beleaguered Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after weighing whether adequate evidence existed to dismiss him from office on allegations of corruption against his family
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Lost, then found: Rare J.M. Barrie play published this weekA short play co-written by J.M. Barrie and rarely seen is being published this week in a literary quarterly
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FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2014 file photo, Kaci Hickox comes out of her house to speak to reporters in Fort Kent, Maine. New Jersey agreed to put in place new rules regarding quarantines after Hickox, who was quarantined in 2014 after working in Sierra Leone during the deadly Ebola outbreak, filed a lawsuit against the state, according to the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey. In addition to procedural protections, the changes will ensure that a person is quarantined only when it’s medically necessary, under the settlement, which was announced Thursday, July 27, 2017, by the ACLU and private attorneys for Hickox.  (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
New Jersey agrees to new quarantine rules to end Ebola suitNew Jersey has agreed to put in place new rules regarding quarantines after a nurse who was quarantined in 2014 after working in Sierra Leone during the deadly Ebola outbreak filed a lawsuit against the state
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Executive producers Amy Zvi, from left, and Adam McKay, star/executive producer Sarah Silverman and executive producer/showrunner Gavin Purcell participate in the "I Love You, America" panel during the Hulu Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton on Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)
Sarah Silverman's show asks divided US to give love a chanceSarah Silverman is out to show that Americans can bridge their deep differences
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
In this Monday, July 24, 2017, photo, young Indigenous People known as Lumads display a banner as they join a march of thousands of protesters to coincide with the state of the nation address of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. Human rights groups asked Duterte Wednesday, July 26, 2017, to retract a threat to order airstrikes against tribal schools he accused of teaching students to become communist rebels, warning such an attack would constitute a war crime. U.S.-based Human Rights Watch said international humanitarian law "prohibits attacks on schools and other civilian structures unless they are being used for military purposes," adding that deliberate attacks on civilians, including students and teachers, "is also a war crime." (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Duterte says only empty tribal schools would be bombedPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte says his threat to launch airstrikes against tribal schools because they allegedly teach subversion would apply only when the buildings are empty
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