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    Police: 2 US missionaries found slain in rural Jamaica

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (May 1, 2016) — Jamaican police said Sunday that two U.S. missionaries were found slain in a rural area of the Caribbean island that has long struggled with high rates of violent crime.

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    LGBT rights protesters vow to keep fighting Miss. law

    JACKSON, Miss. (May 1, 2016) -- Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying they're not giving up their fight.

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    Train derails in DC; leaks hazardous chemical

    WASHINGTON (May 1, 2016) -- Officials warned Washington D.C. area residents to brace for a potentially slow commute Monday after a CSX freight train derailed near a Metro stop, sending 15 cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material.

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    Arrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to US streets (1)

    SEATTLE (May 1, 2016) — Seattle police used pepper spray Sunday evening to disperse black-clad anti-capitalist protesters authorities say threw rocks, flares, bricks and Molotov cocktails at officers during a rowdy May Day gathering.

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    Arrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to US streets

    SEATTLE (May 1, 2016) — Seattle police used pepper spray Sunday evening to disperse black-clad anti-capitalist protesters authorities say threw rocks, flares, bricks and Molotov cocktails at officers during a rowdy May Day gathering.

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    Sick-out by Detroit teachers prompts 21 school closures

    DETROIT (May 1, 2016) — The union that represents Detroit's public school teachers is urging members to call in sick Monday, and the district says more than 20 schools will be closed.

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    Trump dismisses riots, focuses on battle against Clinton

    WASHINGTON (May 1, 2016) — Republican front-runner Donald Trump on Sunday dismissed reports of a riot outside his rally in California, pressing ahead with his claim that Democrat Hillary Clinton is only in the presidential race because she's a woman. And he said Clinton rival Bernie Sanders, who had questioned her qualifications, is going to help him.

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    New tests lead to Phoenix freeway shooting case's undoing

    PHOENIX (May 1, 2016) — Leslie Merritt Jr. sat in a police interrogation room, unaware of why he had just been swarmed by SWAT officers and whisked away in handcuffs.

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    Bombings kill 31 as Iraq grapples with political crisis

    BAGHDAD (May 1, 2016) — Two car bombs in the southern Iraqi city of Samawah on Sunday killed 31 people and wounded dozens, the latest in a series of large attacks claimed by the Islamic State group as the country grapples with a worsening political crisis.

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    Kenya officials: Death toll of collapsed building up to 16

    NAIROBI, Kenya (May 1, 2016) — Kenyan rescuers continued searching for survivors Sunday of a residential building in a low income area that collapsed Friday, as officials said the death toll has risen to 16 and 73 people remain missing.

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    Somalia: 11 soldiers killed as extremists retake town

    MOGADISHU, Somalia (May 1, 2016) - A Somali military official says fighters from Islamic extremist rebels recaptured a town in southern Somalia, killing at least 11 Somali government soldiers.

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    Latest: Cruz says day of reckoning ahead for terrorists

    WASHINGTON (April 30, 2016) — The Latest on campaign 2016 (all times Eastern):

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  Police: 2 US missionaries found slain in rural Jamaica
  LGBT rights protesters vow to keep fighting Miss. law
  Train derails in DC; leaks hazardous chemical
  Arrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to US streets (1)
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Trump dismisses riots, focuses on battle against Clinton
Bombings kill 31 as Iraq grapples with political crisis
New tests lead to Phoenix freeway shooting case's undoing

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