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This Wednesday, March 29, 2017 photo shows Ana Albuquerque, 25, during an interview in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Albuquerque traveled to the Word of Faith Fellowship church in Spindale, N.C., from Brazil 11 times over the course of more than a decade, starting at age 5 with her parents. Over time, she said she witnessed so much screaming and shoving to "expunge devils" that she began to see the behavior as normal. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
July 24, 2017 - 12:37 am
SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) — When Andre Oliveira answered the call to leave his Word of Faith Fellowship congregation in Brazil to move to the mother church in North Carolina at the age of 18, his passport and money were confiscated by church leaders — for safekeeping, he said he was told. Trapped in a...
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July 24, 2017 - 12:34 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide car bomb killed 12 people as well as the bomber and injured another 10 people early Monday morning in a western neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital where several prominent politicians reside, a government official said. Investigators were still at the scene...
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In this Friday, July 21, 2017, photo, Maj. Jong Il Hyon, 44, a member of a bomb squad for South Hamgyong, speaks to The Associated Press at a construction site on the outskirts of Hamhung, North Korea's second-largest city, where workers unearthed a rusted but still potentially deadly mortar round in February. Over the years, Maj. Jong Il Hyon, a 10-year veteran, has lost five colleagues to explosions. He carries a lighter one gave him before he died. He also bears a scar on his left cheek from a bomb disposal mission gone wrong. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
July 24, 2017 - 12:14 am
HAMHUNG, North Korea (AP) — In the 10 years he has been digging up ordnance from the Korean War, Maj. Jong Il Hyon has lost five colleagues to explosions. He carries a lighter one gave him before he died. He also bears a scar on his left cheek from a bomb disposal mission gone wrong. Sixty-four...
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FILE - In this April 25, 1952, file photo, Minneapolis Lakers coach John Kundla, top, is carried by his players to their dressing room in Minneapolis after defeating the New York Knickerbockers to win their fourth NBA basketball championship in five years. Hall of Fame coach Kundla died Sunday, July 23, 2017. He was 101. (AP Photo/File)
July 23, 2017 - 11:44 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Before Phil Jackson and Pat Riley, before Gregg Popovich and Larry Brown, even before Red Auerbach, there was John Kundla. Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101. Son Tom Kundla said his father died at an...
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July 23, 2017 - 11:28 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on suicide car attack in western neighborhood of Kabul (all times local): 7:45 a.m. An Afghan health ministry official says 2 people were killed and another 2 injured in a suicide car bomb attack in a western neighborhood of Kabul early Monday morning. Health...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Nick Williams, left, high fives Andres Blanco in the dugout after Williams hit a two-run home run off Milwaukee Brewers' Junior Guerra during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 23, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
July 23, 2017 - 11:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Williams is sticking to his same, aggressive approach at the plate, no matter how pitchers are pitching to him. With the way things have been going, why not? Williams homered and had three more RBIs, Jerad Eickhoff pitched six strong innings and Howie Kendrick continued to...
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July 23, 2017 - 11:26 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan health ministry official says 2 people were killed and another 2 injured in suicide car bombing in Kabul.
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FILE - In this June 25, 2017 file photo, TK Holdings Inc. headquarters is shown in Auburn Hills, Mich. Australia’s consumer watchdog says it is urgently seeking information from the government regulator and car manufacturers after a magazine reported that recalled Takata air bags were being replaced by faulty air bags. Australian consumer magazine Choice said on Monday, July 24, 2017, it had discovered car makers were refitting faulty Takata air bags in recalled vehicles as a temporary solution after questioning 14 car manufacturers in Australia.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
July 23, 2017 - 11:23 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's consumer watchdog said on Monday it was urgently seeking information from the government regulator and car manufacturers after a magazine reported that recalled Takata air bags were being replaced by faulty air bags. Australian consumer magazine Choice discovered car...
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Mexico Goalkeeper Jesus Corona, left, watches a goal scored by Jamaica's Kemar Lawrence during the second half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal soccer match in Pasadena, Calif., Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Jae Hong)
July 23, 2017 - 11:18 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico on Sunday night. Jamaica will face the United States on Wednesday night at Santa Clara, California. The Reggae...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Randal Grichuk, right, celebrates with Yadier Molina, left, after hitting two-run home run off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jose Quintana during the second inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 23, 2017, in Chicago. Molina scored on a play. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)
July 23, 2017 - 11:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras hit a tiebreaking two-run homer, Jose Quintana won again and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Sunday night to move into a virtual tie for first in the NL Central. Kyle Schwarber also connected as the Cubs won for the eighth time in nine games...
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