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UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

DETROIT (AP) — United Nations human rights experts described Detroit's mass water shut-offs as "a man-made perfect storm" Monday and called on city officials to restore water to those unable to pay, including those with disabilities or chronic illnesses.

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UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

Human rights experts and United Nations representatives Catarina de Albuquerque, right, and Leilani Farha speak during a news conference in Detroit Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. United Nations human rights experts have called on Detroit officials to restore water to those unable to pay, including t…

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UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

United Nations human rights experts Leilani Farha and Catarina de Albuquerque listen to questions during a news conference in Detroit, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. United Nations human rights experts have called on Detroit officials to restore water to those unable to pay, including those with dis…

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UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

Valerie Jean of Detroit addresses a panel during a United Nations Fact-Finding Detroit Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Wayne County Community College in Detroit. Jean, who says she lives on the north end of the city, talks about her recent experience with the city's attempts to …

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UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

Detroit residents address a panel, which includes members from the United Nations, during a UN Fact-Finding Detroit Town Hall Meeting, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Wayne County Community College in Detroit. The residents are explaining how the recent water shutoffs to their homes affect their l…

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Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

Police shifted their search and a northeastern Pennsylvania school district tightened security Monday after the suspect in a deadly police ambush was believed to have been spotted near one of its campuses.

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Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

A Pennsylvania State Trooper patrols along a closed section of Lower Swiftwater Road on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, during a massive manhunt for killer Eric Frein in Swiftwater, Pa. (AP Photo / The Scranton Times-Tribune, Butch Comegys)

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Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

Search shifts after ambush suspect likely spotted

FBI agents prepare to patrol the woods on Lower Swiftwater Road on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, during a massive manhunt for killer Eric Frein in Swiftwater, Pa. (AP Photo / The Scranton Times-Tribune, Butch Comegys)

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U.S. Dept. of Justice reveals plans to investigate Baltimore Police Dept.

BALTIMORE — After years of alleged police brutality, the U.S. Department of Justice revealed plans Monday to investigate the Baltimore Police Department.

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Yes: Economics no good argument; savings could protect us

There may be many reasons to support the death penalty, but economics is not one of them.

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Dental care ranks as a top concern for seniors

Dental care is a top concern among Tucson seniors, recent surveys show.

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No: It's a deterrent, actually saves money, is just

Death penalty costs are expenses that protect innocents, hold vicious criminals accountable.

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Australia's Parliament House lifts face veil ban

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia's Parliament House on Monday lifted a short-lived ban on facial coverings including burqas and niqabs after the prime minister intervened.

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Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 photo, Julita Cabillana, mother of Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude, grieves beside the casket of her son at a funeral parlor in Olongapo, Zambales province, northern Philippines. Laude's distraught mother Julita said she lost a child, who had given her money…

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 photo, visitors sit next to a picture of Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude, center, during his wake in Olongapo, Zambales province, northern Philippines. Laude was allegedly killed by U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton at a love motel. The killing of Laud…

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 photo, activists shout slogans during a rally near the USS Peleliu, where U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton is being held for allegedly killing Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude, at the Subic Bay free port, Zambales province, northern Philippines. The …

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 photo, activists place slogans during a rally near the USS Peleliu, where U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton is being held for allegedly killing Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude, at the Subic Bay free port, Zambales province, northern Philippines. The …

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 photo, a copy of a subpoena for U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton hangs on barbed wires as activists hold a rally near the USS Peleliu at the Subic Bay free port, Zambales province, northern Philippines. Pemberton allegedly killed Filipino transgender Je…

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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

In this Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 photo, U.S. Marines from the USS Peleliu, where U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton is said to be detained after allegedly killing Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude, jog around the pier at the Subic Bay free port, Zambales province, northern Philippines.…

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