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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

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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

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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

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"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

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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

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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

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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?

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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

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