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Aretha Franklin set to move back to Detroit for retirement

Aug 17, 2017

Aretha Franklin is set to retire in her hometown of Detroit and plans to open a nightclub in the city

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Austrian police: Sleeping toddler left in car, dies in heat

Aug 17, 2017

An Austrian toddler died of heatstroke after he was left in a car for several hours during high temperatures, police said Thursday following an autopsy

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Louisiana city to erect monument of novelist at park

Aug 17, 2017

A Louisiana city will erect a statue of novelist Walker Percy in a park

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ICC orders Mali extremist to pay $3.2 million in reparations

Aug 17, 2017

The International Criminal court says a Muslim radical found guilty of destroying World Heritage-listed cultural sites in the Malian city of Timbuktu must pay 2.7 million euros ($3.2 million) in reparations

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Spain rescues 600 migrants in Mediterranean in 24 hours

Aug 17, 2017

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued some 600 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Morocco in the past 24 hours, making it one of its busiest days so far this year

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Kabul catwalk: Afghan models show off traditional clothing

Aug 17, 2017

Amid tight security, Afghan models promote traditional clothing of country's ethnic groups in rare Kabul fashion show

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Battered bronze sphere returns to World Trade Center site

Aug 17, 2017

A 25-ton, bronze sphere damaged by the collapsing World Trade Center is finally being returned to a spot overlooking the rebuilt site

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China's Xi looks to party congress to cement authority

Aug 17, 2017

China's leaders are holding an unofficial retreat ahead of the fall Communist Party congress at which President Xi Jinping will launch his second term

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National Parks Service ends ban on disposable water bottles

Aug 17, 2017

National Parks Service officials say they will discontinue the agency's policy encouraging U.S. national parks to eliminate the sale of disposable plastic water bottles years after first implementing the ban

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Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

Aug 16, 2017

A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring 13 years ago while weeding her garden on the family farm is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot

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