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at 03:58 on May 26, 2016, EDT.

Debris in Mozambique, Mauritius to be analyzed by MH370 team

SYDNEY - Three pieces of debris found washed ashore in Mozambique and the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius will be examined by investigators in Australia to see if they came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, officials said Thursday.


at 03:30 on May 26, 2016, EDT.

France: Day of strikes, protests, fuel blockades over labour

LE HAVRE, France - With union activists disrupting fuel supplies, trains and nuclear plants, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls opened the door Thursday to possible changes in a labour bill that has sparked intensifying strikes and protests — but insisted the government will not abandon it.


at 02:38 on May 26, 2016, EDT.

Philippines' Duterte apologizes to Trudeau over beheading

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines' presumptive president-elect said Thursday he apologized to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over the beheading by Muslim militants of a Canadian hostage in the southern province of Sulu.


at 02:34 on May 26, 2016, EDT.

Clinton email use broke federal rules: inspector's report

WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical staff "the matter was not to be discussed further."


at 01:39 on May 26, 2016, EDT.

Police: 1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at NYC concert venue

NEW YORK, N.Y. - One person was killed and three others wounded in a shooting inside a concert venue in New York City, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform, police said.


at 22:01 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Suspect in shootings on Phoenix-area highway had body armour

FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. - A gunman armed with a rifle, body armour and extra ammunition opened fire on vehicles on a highway in the Phoenix outskirts, leaving at least two people injured before police captured him near a stolen car that crashed into a ditch, authorities said Wednesday.


at 20:06 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Israel's Netanyahu adds hard-liner to coalition

JERUSALEM - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu named one of Israel's most polarizing politicians as defence minister on Wednesday, solidifying his parliamentary majority at the risk of antagonizing the international community and his own military — and clouding already slim hopes for a resumption of peace efforts.


at 20:06 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Authorities: Unruly group instigated violence at Trump rally

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A day after a riot erupted outside a Donald Trump rally, Albuquerque officials blamed the downtown melee not on impassioned politics but on an unruly group intent on creating chaos in a city that has seen more than its share of violence.


at 16:59 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Gisele Bundchen to fight illegal animal trafficking

Gisele Bundchen is fighting for sea turtles.


at 17:55 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Highlights of a damning review into Hillary Clinton's emails

WASHINGTON - A damning audit was released Wednesday into Hillary Clinton's use of email while she was secretary of state, an issue which is being reviewed separately by the FBI as part of a criminal investigation.


at 17:47 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

11 states sue over Obama's school transgender directive

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.


at 17:40 on May 25, 2016, EDT.

Michigan kidnapping suspect charged in unrelated killing

MUSKEGON, Mich. - A western Michigan man was charged Wednesday with killing a female jogger in 2014, after authorities investigating him in the recent abduction of a 16-year-old girl say they matched a gun in his van to the fatal shooting.


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