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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's president sets fire to 105 tons of elephant ivory in dramatic statement against poaching.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii awards 8 licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries but not to actor Woody Harrelson.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Official: Investigators considering overdose in Prince death, whether doctor supplied drugs.
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian TV says 14 people killed in rebel shelling of government-held parts of city of Aleppo.
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Reports: 8 soldiers, 3 civilians found dead at military barracks in West Africa's Cape Verde islands.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi state TV: Parliament endorses partial Cabinet reshuffle proposed by PM amid mounting public pressure from followers of influential Shiite cleric.
WARRINGTON, England (AP) — Jury finds 96 soccer fans were "unlawfully killed" in 1989 Hillsborough Stadium disaster.
GLENN HEIGHTS, TEXAS - An Amber Alert has been issued for a 17-year-old girl who was last seen in Glenn Heights near Dallas and is believed to have been abducted by four men. Police, who believe she is in grave danger, have described Keidra Kirby as 5-feet 11-inches and 220...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Pilot lands solar-powered airplane in California, completes risky flight across Pacific Ocean.