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Failed assassination attempt against Iraq’s PM

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Troops and patrols have deployed around Baghdad following the failed assassination attempt with armed drones against Iraq’s prime minister in his residence early Sunday. PM Mustafa Al-Kadhimi was unharmed but seven of his guards were injured. (Nov. 7)AP Source

Bomb threats at Ivy League campuses prompt evacuations; similar threats

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AP Top Stories November 7 P

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Here’s the latest for Sunday, November 7: Mourning as Houston officials probe concert deaths; Tensions rise after attempted killing of Iraq PM; Sierra Leone president visits oil tanker blast victims; Early-season snow blankets Beijing, northern China.AP Source

Video captures the moment Donald Trump accidentally hit a child

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Then-President Donald Trump catches a baseball on the South Lawn of the White House on July 23, 2020 in Washington, DC Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesFormer President Donald Trump watched the Atlanta Braves play the Houston Astros last weekend.When tossing a baseball back to a fan, a video shows him accidentally knocking a child on the head.The…

Millennials own nothing because the economy screwed us over for

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Millennials have been screwed over by the economy. Allison Nicole Leung/Insider IntelligenceMy parents don't understand why I don't own a house, a car, or a retirement savings account.My generation has fewer job opportunities, more student debt, and outrageous housing prices.It's far worse for us than it was for previous generations.Ingrid Cruz is a freelance writer…

Latinos with dark skin face more discrimination, study finds

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PHOENIX (AP) — Skin tone impacts the everyday lives and the long-term success of Latinos in the United States, according to a Pew Research Center finding that comes as the issue of colorism has become more mainstream.The nonpartisan research center surveyed 3,375 Latinos who live in the U.S., finding that 62% say having darker skin…

STORY REMOVED: AF-Ethiopia-Tigray Crisis-New, CORRECTIVE

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1 / 6Ethiopia Tigray Crisis New AllianceMahamud Ugas, center, speaks during signing ceremony of the United Front of Ethiopian Federalist and Confederalist Forces to establish a grand United Front to fight against the Abiy Ahmed regime in Ethiopia, in Washington, Friday, Nov. 5, 2021. Ethiopia’s Tigray forces on Friday joined with other armed and opposition…

‘Breaks my heart’: Family of woman killed in Henry Ruggs

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Loved ones of a 23-year-old Las Vegas woman have been left emotionally paralyzed since she was killed, allegedly by a drunken pro football player who slammed into the back of her car.Tina Tintor, who died early Tuesday in a fiery wreck involving now-former Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III, spent her final hours…

“No photo!”: A visual essay of Haiti

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti is not one story. It is many stories -- overlapping, colliding, advancing relentlessly to violent and heartbreaking endings.The rich and the desperately poor. The brutal and the brutalized. Uneasily and sometimes murderously, they share half an island that is a magnet for natural disasters.Photographer Rodrigo Abd, working with reporter Alberto…

Japan, Germany expand military ties as German warship visits

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TOKYO (AP) — Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi on Friday said Japan will step up military cooperation with Germany in the Indo-Pacific region as he welcomed a port call by the first German warship to visit Japan in about 20 years.The frigate Bayern is visiting Tokyo after two days of joint exercises with the Japanese Maritime…