Admirers mourn King, pledge to carry on unfinished work

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Fifty years after a shot rang out in Memphis, killing the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., freedom rang from the balcony of the Lorraine Motel as a bell tolled 39 times to mark a life cut short by racism.

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  • Written by By ERRIN HAINES WHACK, ADRIAN SAINZ and KATE BRUMBACK , Associated Press

NYC police fatally shoot man carrying metal pipe

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Officers responding to reports of a man threatening people with a gun fatally shot a man carrying a metal pipe, mistaking it for a firearm, the New York Police Department said.

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  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook revealed Wednesday that tens of millions more people might have been exposed in the Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal than previously thought and said it will restrict the user data that outsiders can access.

  • Written by By BARBARA ORTUTAY , AP Technology Writer

YouTube shooter's bizarre videos key to suspected motive

 

MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — The woman who shot three people at YouTube's headquarters was prolific at producing videos and posting them online, many of them bizarre, such as a clip in which she removes a revealing purple dress to expose fake breasts with the message, "Don't Trust Your Eyes."

  • Written by By ELLIOT SPAGAT and SUDHIN THANAWALA , Associated Press

Trump signs proclamation directing troops to secure border

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Asserting the situation had reached "a point of crisis," President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a proclamation directing the deployment of the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration.

  • Written by By JILL COLVIN , Associated Press