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FILE - In this file image taken from video broadcast Dec. 19, 2001,  John Walker Lindh is seen during an interview soon after his capture. According to CNN, the interview took place Dec. 2, 2001. Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, is set to go free Thursday, May 23, 2019, after nearly two decades in prison. (CNN via AP, File)
American who joined the Taliban is released from prisonJohn Walker Lindh, the California man took up arms for the Taliban before 9/11, is out of prison after more than 17 years
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New York Mets' Carlos Gomez, left, is greeted at the dugout by Pete Alonso (20) and manager Mickey Callaway (36) after hitting a three-run home run off Washington Nationals relief pitcher Wander Suero during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweepCarlos Gómez hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning, helping the New York Mets overcome a rally started by Washington manager Dave Martinez's heated ejection to beat the Nationals 6-4 and cap off a four-game sweep
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Honolulu Police Department shows Police Chief Louis Kealoha. Opening statements are expected Wednesday, May 22, 2019, after 12 jurors and five alternates are selected for the trial of retired Honolulu police chief Louis Kealoha, his wife and current and former officers. Prosecutors say Kealoha and his former city deputy prosecutor wife, Katherine Kealoha, abused their power to frame a relative for stealing their home mailbox because he threatened to expose financial fraud that funded the couple's lavish lifestyle. (Honolulu Police Department via AP, File)
Prosecutor: Greed fueled Hawaii power couple's schemesA special U.S. prosecutor says a powerful Hawaii law enforcement couple used a secret police force of hand-picked officers in a blatant abuse of power to enrich themselves at the expense of family members
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A third of the world in Q1 of 2019 used Facebook. ;
Facebook: Fake account removal doubles in 6 months to 3BFacebook says it removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous 6 months
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Firm tied to political donor to pay $110M in federal probeA payment processor run by a prominent political donor will pay $110 million to settle U.S. charges the company knowingly processed transactions for merchants engaging in frauds
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Miami Marlins' Garrett Cooper celebrates in the dugout after hitting grand slam in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Thursday, May 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Cooper hits slam in 9th, Marlins top Tigers, 6th win in rowGarrett Cooper hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins won their sixth in a row, rallying past Detroit 5-2 to finish a terrible homestand for the Tigers
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., finishes meeting with reporters just after the Senate passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill to help a number of states and Puerto Rico recover after a series of hurricanes, floods and wildfires, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, May 23, 2019. Republican leaders agreed to Democrats' demand to toss out President Donald Trump's $4.5 billion request to address a record influx of Central American migrants who are fleeing violence in Guatemala, Honduras and elsewhere and coming to the United States. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Senate passes $19 billion disaster relief billThe Senate has passed a $19 billion disaster aid bill to help a number of states and Puerto Rico recover after a series of hurricanes, floods and wildfires
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This Wednesday, May 22, 2019, photo shows a World War II-era bomber hanger in Deming, N.M. A surge of asylum-seeking families has been straining cities along the southern U.S. border for months, but now the issue is flowing into cities far from Mexico, where immigrants are being housed in an airplane hangar and rodeo fairgrounds and local authorities are struggling to keep up with the influx. (AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio)
Far from border, US cities feel effect of migrant releasesA surge of asylum-seeking families that has strained cities along the southern U.S. border for months is now being felt in cities far from Mexico
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This updated photo made available by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement shows Bobby Joe Long in custody. Long, is scheduled to be executed Thursday, May 23, 2019, for killing 10 women during eight months in 1984 that terrorized the Tampa Bay area. He was sentenced to 401 years in prison, 28 life sentences and one death sentence. His execution is for the murder of 22-year-old Michelle Simms. (Florida Department of Law Enforcement via AP)
Woman who helped put away serial killer awaits his executionAhead of his execution, a survivor recalls her time with a Florida serial killer before he was arrested in a 1984 murderous spree
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Correction: Torture Lawsuit-Somalia storyCorrection: Torture Lawsuit-Somalia story
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., meets with reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, May 23, 2019.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Pelosi questions Trump's fitness to stay. He calls her crazyThe president calls the House speaker 'crazy;' Pelosi questions his fitness for office the day after White House blowup
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FILE - In this May 16, 2019, file photo. former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning speaks with reporters, outside federal court in Alexandria, Va. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
US charges WikiLeaks founder with publishing classified infoThe U.S. files new charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange
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