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Austria, Germany open borders to migrants offloaded by Hungary

HEGYESHALOM, Hungary/VIENNA - Austria and Germany threw open their borders to thousands of exhausted migrants on Saturday, bussed to the Hungarian border by a right-wing government that had tried to stop them but was overwhelmed by the sheer numbers reaching Europe‚Äôs frontiers. | Video

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Kansas university on lockdown amid search for possible armed person

- Kansas State University was on lockdown on Friday amid a search for possible armed person, the school said on Twitter.

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Saudi Arabia satisfied with Obama's assurances on Iran deal

WASHINGTON - Saudi Arabia is satisfied with assurances from U.S. President Barack Obama about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security and stability in the Middle East, a senior Saudi official said on Friday.

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Missing Turkish soldier seen in Islamic State hands: Hurriyet

ANKARA - A Turkish soldier who went missing this week on the border with Syrian territory controlled by Islamic State has been seen in a hospital run by the militants, Hurriyet newspaper reported on Saturday.

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Kentucky clerk's office ends ban on same-sex marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. - Deputies of a county clerk in rural Kentucky issued marriage licenses to four gay couples on Friday after she defied a federal judge's orders for months because as a Christian she opposes same-sex unions. | Video

04 Sep 2015

Clinton says 'sorry' for email confusion, says she wasn't thinking

WASHINGTON - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Friday she was sorry that her use of a personal email account while secretary of state had caused confusion, and blamed herself for "not thinking a lot" about the matter when she took the job.