MLK's grandchild to host inspiring group of children

ATLANTA (AP) — Martin Luther King Jr.'s grandchild is hosting an inspiring group of children to commemorate the 50th anniversary of King's assassination, which was Wednesday.

  • Written by By R.J. RICO , Associated Press

Lawyers: Prosecutors withheld evidence of teen's innocence

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A legal team has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its claim that Louisiana prosecutors withheld evidence for a murder trial that ended in a guilty verdict against an intellectually disabled teenager accused of killing a pizza deliveryman.

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  • Written by By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN , Associated Press

AP News Guide: The ongoing teacher protest in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma teachers plan to continue massive demonstrations at the state Capitol to keep the pressure on lawmakers to find more money for public education.

  • Written by By ADAM KEALOHA CAUSEY , Associated Press

Koreas discuss communication issues ahead of summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea on Saturday held talks over establishing a telephone hotline between their leaders and other communication issues ahead of a rare summit between the rivals later this month.

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  • Written by By KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press

Feds seize Backpage.com, websites in enforcement action

 

PHOENIX (AP) — Federal law enforcement authorities are in the process of seizing online classified site Backpage.com and its affiliated websites known for listing adult escort services.

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  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF