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Armenia's prime minister has resigned, leaving the nation's political transition unclear

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| For two weeks, protesters have focused on driving out what they consider a corrupt elite, but seem to lack the structure or the political platform to replace it.

Suspect in deadly Waffle House shooting arrested, police say


Authorities had mounted a massive manhunt for 29-year-old Travis Reinking, after the Sunday morning attacks. Four people were killed and four others were injured before a quick-thinking customer wrestled the assault weapon away.

A monkey can't sue a human, judge rules in selfie copyright case


The decision Monday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling in favor of David Slater, the photographer whose camera was used by a crested macaque to take photos of himself.

'I'm not a hero,' says James Shaw Jr., acclaimed hero of Waffle House shooting


"I did that completely out of a selfish act," said James Shaw Jr., after disarming a mass shooter. "I was completely doing it just to save myself. Now, me doing that, I did save other people."

It's a boy for Kate on England's national day


In a mix of tradition and modernity, the news was announced by the palace on Twitter — and will also be posted on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace.

Colin Kaepernick wins Amnesty International's top award


Although his "take a knee" campaign during the national anthem likely cost him his job, the former NFL quarterback was named an Ambassador of Conscience.

California's cost of living pushes people to Arizona


California's "equity refugees" get more bang for their buck in lower cost Arizona, where their dollars go much further when it comes to housing.

After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?


YouTube, Google and Twitter also have giant platforms awash in more videos, posts and pages than any set of human eyes could ever check.

4 former presidents among hundreds at Barbara Bush's funeral


Mourners filled the nation's largest Episcopal church at a private funeral in Houston, Texas for the former First Lady.