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BERLIN (AP) - Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg has joined thousands of young protesters in Berlin for a rally urging action against climate change
Thunberg told the cheering crowd that adults haven't taken responsibility for the climate crisis and young people have had to take to the streets around the world - sometimes skipping school - in the Fridays for Future rallies
She says "young people…

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The Latest on a Dutch Supreme Court ruling on the 1995 Srebrenica massacre (all times local)
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The Dutch Supreme Court has upheld the partial liability of the Netherlands in the deaths of about 350 Bosnian Muslim men who were murdered by Bosnian Serb forces during the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.
Presiding Judge Kees Streefkerk said that Dutch United Nations peacekeepers…

BRUSSELS (AP) - British lawmakers are meeting the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator, seeking an iron-clad guarantee that 1.3 million U.K. citizens in the bloc won't have their rights removed and lives disrupted in the event the country leaves the EU without a deal
The rights of U.K. citizens living in the 27 other EU nations, and of 3 million EU nationals in Britain, are one of the key issues of Brexit.
Their rights to live, work and study are protected under an…

We finally get to see Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and the newcomer Francesca Hayward all furred up. We have five months to get used to it.

LAS VEGAS – It's all fun and games until you accidentally incite a giant mob to raid a top-secret military base.
The internet has been buzzing with excitement about a Facebook event entitled, "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us," with 1.6 million people having clicked "Going" and another 1.2 million have indicating they're "Interested" on the event page.

SEATTLE -- Planned Parenthood says it won't comply with a Trump administration rule that bars taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions.
Jacqueline Ayers, the organization's top lobbyist, said Tuesday that Planned Parenthood clinics will stop accepting federal money as they press Congress and the courts to reverse the administration's new requirement.

NORTH BEND, Wash., -- Video of a black bear digging through trash at Rattlesnake Lake near North Bend is sparking conversation about bears becoming habituated - which often leads to their death.
“They have a very strong sense of smell, and they are lured by our garbage,” biologist Nadine Drisseq explained.

SEATLE -- The man who was arrested for the 2009 disappearance of Nancy Moyer is free after federal charges were dropped Thursday.
The suspect was only held on charges for federal gun crimes because prosecutors didn’t feel there was enough evidence for a murder charge just yet.
However, those charges were dismissed because the presented evidence didn’t meet federal standards, according to the prosecutor's office.

Soon, there will be no more manholes in the city of Berkeley, California. There will also be no chairmen, no manpower, no policemen or policewomen.

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The alliance’s intelligence arm has been a priority for President Trump, but the appointment could make NATO’s analysis look like a rubber stamp for Washington.

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Blue Origin says it has test-fired its BE-7 rocket engine for the full six-minute duration it would need for a landing on the moon.

Just three years removed from his MVP season, quarterback Cam Newton remains the charismatic star around whom the Panthers revolve. His cast of teammates includes dynamic running back Christian McCaffrey and perennial All-Pro linebacker Luke Kuechly, along with a mix of talented rookies hungry to prove themselves and several veteran stalwarts who know this season might be their last.

TACOMA - How do you balance the need for a mental health hospital and the community’s concern over public safety?
That is the debate going on in Tacoma.
On Thursday, a hearing examiner hearing the details of a 105-bed facility for a vacant lot at Proctor and South 19th.
“The land is beautiful,” Howard Anderson said.

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