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Austrian town officials resign after Nazi basement film

VIENNA - Two conservative town council members in eastern Austria have resigned from their posts and left the People's Party after a documentary film showed them singing and toasting one another in a basement room filled with Nazi memorabilia.

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Drunken Tennessee man vows to join Islamic State after arrest -police

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San Francisco drag queens meet with Facebook over name policy

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Prankster's caper led to Idaho car crash

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Factory gives model fighter jet to head of Russian Orthodox Church

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Russia 18 Sep 2014