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Ex-Dallas Cowboys running back strikes plea deals

WICHITA, Kan. — Prosecutors say they have reached plea deals with former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle that allow him to be released on probation as long as he stays out of trouble.
Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

Xhaka and Shaqiri score for Swiss, make Albanian symbol

KALININGRAD, Russia — Albania's national flag was at the centre of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Friday at the World Cup.
Latino teens who alleged abuse at centre no longer in US

Latino teens who alleged abuse at centre no longer in US

WASHINGTON — A lawyer for immigrant children who say they were cuffed and beaten by staff inside a Virginia detention facility said Friday they plan to press forward with a federal civil-rights lawsuit, even though two of the teens involved in the ca
Cohen's photo with Tom Arnold fuels Trump tape speculation

Cohen's photo with Tom Arnold fuels Trump tape speculation

LOS ANGELES — President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo of himself with comedian Tom Arnold, who is working on a TV show to hunt down recordings of the president, fueling speculation Friday that Cohen has secret tapes
Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strike

Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strike

MOSCOW — A lawyer for a Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on hunger strike for more than a month in a Russian prison says his client has lost about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and is severely weak.
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Trump order sows confusion on the border

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Trump order sows confusion on the border

President Donald Trump's administration on Friday worked on a plan to reunite separated families, and detained parents struggled to get in touch with their children, some of whom were being held hundreds of miles away.
Newfoundland woman played key role in 1980 Tehran 'Canadian Caper'

Newfoundland woman played key role in 1980 Tehran 'Canadian Caper'

She was a modest woman who rarely drew attention to herself, but Mary Catherine O'Flaherty had an incredible story to tell. Almost 40 years ago, the woman from St. John's, N.L.
Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup

Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup

NEW YORK — The young immigrants held in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention centre in the mountains of Virginia express despair. Some cling to pleasant memories from home. For a select few, there is hope.
South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects Machar

South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects Machar

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The latest attempt at ending South Sudan's five-year civil war failed Friday as President Salva Kiir rejected working again with rival Riek Machar after their first face-to-face meeting in almost two years.
After lineup photographed, England urges media to help team

After lineup photographed, England urges media to help team

MOSCOW — A photo of a scribbled team lineup, spotted in the hands of an assistant coach, threatens to sour the unusually cordial World Cup relations between the England team and its travelling media pack.