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Palace: Prince William to be best man at Harry's wedding

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Prince William said he's "honored" Prince Harry's best man at his upcoming wedding.Read more

Prince charming: Kate gives birth to boy, home by suppertime

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The Duchess of Cambridge's 8-pound, 7-ounce boy was born at 11:01 a.m., with royal officials announcing the birth about two hours later.Read more

Van kills 10 and injures 15 in Toronto; driver in custody

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A rented van plowed down a crowded Toronto sidewalk Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 before the driver fled and was quickly arrested in a confrontation with...Read more


Royal couple heads home with new prince

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Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge have baby number three in their arms.Read more

17 killed as 2 dragon boats capsize in southern China

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Seventeen people were killed after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, authorities said Sunday.Read more

Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital

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An Islamic State suicide bomber carried out an attack at a voter registration center in the capital Kabul on Sunday, killing 57 people and wounding more than 100 others.Read more

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

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Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized...Read more

Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

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The audience at Royal Albert Hall got a rare treat Saturday — the chance to sing "Happy Birthday" to the longest reigning monarch in British history.Read more

Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching' while accepting human rights award

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Amnesty International gave former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick its Ambassador of Conscience Award on Saturday for his kneeling protest of racial injustice that...Read more


India approves death penalty for rape of young children

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India's government on Saturday approved of the death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12, responding to widespread outrage over the recent rape and...Read more

New app for women living alone projects boyfriend on curtain

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A Japanese apartment management company created a product called "Man on the Curtain" designed to give single women an additional sense of security.Read more