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Charlotte police videos released but question of gun still unanswered

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Charlotte police released two videos on Saturday showing the fatal shooting of a black man that has unleashed days of protests, but the footage failed to settle the central question of whether shooting victim Keith Scott was holding a gun. | Video

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Mourners weep at funeral for black teen shot by Ohio police

COLUMBUS, Ohio The mother of a 13-year-old black boy shot by a white police officer in Columbus, Ohio, wept and pleaded that his casket not be closed for the last time at his funeral service on Saturday.

Sep 24 2016

Finns protest against racism after man assaulted at neo-Nazi rally dies

HELSINKI More than 15,000 people gathered in Helsinki on Saturday to protest against racism and violence, after the death of a man assaulted during a neo-Nazi rally in the city earlier this month.

Sep 24 2016

Philippines tells world not to interfere in Duterte drugs war

UNITED NATIONS Philippines Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay told the United Nations on Saturday his country's new president, Rodrigo Duterte, had an "unprecedented" mandate and the world should not interfere in his crackdown on crime.

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Ecuador hopes hearing marks 'beginning of the end' of Assange saga

UNITED NATIONS Ecuador hopes that the October questioning of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, holed up in the country's London Embassy since 2012, will mark the "beginning of the end" of the legal deadlock over case, Ecuador's foreign minister said.

Balkan route nations say to focus on achievable ways to prevent new migrant influx

VIENNA European countries on the route used by more than a million migrants to reach the continent last year agreed on Saturday to focus on the more easily achievable ways to prevent another influx than the big issues the EU is divided over, Austria said. | Video

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Netanyahu to meet Clinton and Trump during U.S. visit: sources

JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is currently visiting the United States, will separately meet U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sunday, campaign sources and Israeli officials said.