After Parkland shooting, worldwide 'March for Our Lives'

 

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — They can't buy a beer or rent a car and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history with nearly 1 million people expected in Washington and more than 800 sister marches from California to Japan.

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  • Written by By KELLI KENNEDY , Associated Press

US charges 9 Iranians in massive hacking scheme

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced criminal charges and sanctions Friday against Iranians accused in a government-sponsored hacking scheme to pilfer sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and American government agencies.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Foreign adoptions by US families drop by 12 percent

 

NEW YORK (AP) — The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. parents dropped more than 12 percent last year, accelerating a decline that's now continued for 13 years, according to new State Department figures.

  • Written by By DAVID CRARY , AP National Writer

Maryland school shooting victim has died

A teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school has died, authorities said Friday.

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  • Written by By MATTHEW BARAKAT and BRIAN WITTE , Associated Press