Thailand's junta lifted martial law in most of the nation, but 10 months after staging a coup, it remains firmly in control — with new laws...
Phoenix policeman won't face charges for shooting unarmed black man
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Menendez steps aside as top Democrat on U. S. Senate panel
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New Jersey college drops rapper Common as commencement speaker
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