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In this Oct. 4, 2016 file photo, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange participates via video link at a news conference marking the 10th anniversary of the secrecy-spilling group in Berlin.

PARIS (AP) — WikiLeaks says that founder Julian Assange’s internet access has been cut by an unidentified state actor. Few other details were immediately available. Assange has been up holed up at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for more than ...
In this June 10, 2015 file photo, Stan Patz, father of Etan Patz, arrives for a retrial hearing in the case of Pedro Hernandez at New York state Supreme Court, in New York.

BY JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK (AP) —€” It took nearly four decades to find and try a suspect in the haunting disappearance of first-grader Etan Patz. The trial itself spanned three months of testimony and 18 days of deliberations before ...
Traffic moves slowly, as drivers worked their way through the morning rainstorm, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 in Seattle.

BY STEVEN DUBOIS and MARTHA BELLISLE PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A tornado struck an Oregon beach town Friday, sending debris flying and toppling power lines and trees as strong winds and heavy rain walloped the Pacific Northwest. Thousands of people ...
This March 1, 2013 file photo shows a worker selecting cigars at the H. Upmann cigar factory, where people can take tours as part of the 15th annual Cigar Festival in Havana, Cuba

BY MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN The Obama administration announced Friday that it is eliminating a $100 limit on the value of Cuban rum and cigars that American travelers can bring back from the island. The administration is also lifting limits on cargo ...
In this Thursday, Jan. 22, 2004 file photo, students jog around a stadium at sunset in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

BY MARILYNN MARCHIONE If you’re angry or upset, you might want to simmer down before heading out for an intense run or gym workout. A large, international study ties heavy exertion while stressed or mad to a tripled risk of ...
Two Palm Springs, Calif., police officers trying to resolve a family dispute were shot to death Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, when a man they had been speaking calmly with suddenly pulled out a gun and opened fire on them, the city's police chief told reporters. A third officer was wounded. The shooter was not immediately apprehended

BY ROBERT JABLON and JOHN ROGERS, PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Police have apprehended the man who fatally shot two officers and wounded another in Palm Springs, California, authorities announced Sunday. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said on Twitter early ...
In this Sept. 29, 2016, photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Bedford, New Hampshire.

BY JULIE BYKOWICZ WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton is making “nasty” ads about him. Most of Clinton’s commercials about Trump, though, merely include clips of him speaking. Her campaign seems to have concluded that Trump is his ...
Nathan Carman, right, disembarks at the US Coast Guard station in Boston, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Carman spent a week at sea in a life raft before being rescued by a passing freighter.

BY DENISE LAVOIE BOSTON (AP) —€” A 22-year-old man rescued in the Atlantic after floating on a life raft for a week had been a suspect in the 2013 slaying of his grandfather, deepening the mystery surrounding his ordeal and ...
This Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 file photo shows the damaged SpaceX launch complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

BY MARCIA DUNN CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX said Friday that evidence points to a large breach in the rocket’s helium system during a routine prelaunch test that turned into a devastating fireball three weeks ago. The Falcon rocket ...
Angelique Kerber, of Germany, holds up the championship trophy after beating Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, to win the women's singles final of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, in New York.

BY HOWARD FENDRICH NEW YORK (AP) — Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line winner that landed in a corner ...
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