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Pedophile teacher abused scores as clues missed

He was one of the most beloved teachers in the small world of international schools that serve the children of diplomats, well-off American expatriates and local elites. He was often the first to arrive in the morning, and the last to leave each day. He led students on class trips to exotic places, treating them to cookies and milk at bedtime.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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European court: Google must yield on personal info

AMSTERDAM (AP) — People should have some say over the results that pop up when they conduct a search of their own name online, Europe's highest court said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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Energy savings bill fails amid election politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A widely popular, bipartisan energy savings bill fell victim in the Senate on Monday to election-year politics and the Obama administration's continued indecision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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New Hampshire cop dies in shooting before blaze

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — A domestic dispute that may have involved a father and a son turned deadly when a police officer was fatally shot by a man who authorities say later died in a roaring house fire in southern New Hampshire.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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US flying aircraft over Nigeria in hunt for girls

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian government official said "all options are open" in efforts to rescue almost 300 abducted schoolgirls from their Islamic extremist captors as U.S. surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft started flying over the West African country.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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Car bomb attacks kill 28 people in Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — A wave of car bombings in mainly Shiite areas of Baghdad killed 28 people on Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a surge in violence that has been the most serious challenge to the government's efforts to achieve stability across Iraq.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014

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Washington Monument reopens after earthquake

WASHINGTON (AP) — The towering symbol that honors the nation's first president reopened to the public Monday, nearly three years after an earthquake cracked and chipped the 130-year-old stone obelisk.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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US on track for narrowest budget gap since 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government ran a big surplus in April, thanks to a flood of tax payments that helped keep the budget on track for the lowest annual deficit in six years.

Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014

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