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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) " Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country's raid on Uganda's Entebbe airport 40 years ago, in which his brother was killed, "changed the course" of his life. Speaking shortly after his arrival in Uganda, Netanyahu praised Israel's commando raid on the airport which freed Israeli hostages from a hijacked plane. "International terrorism suffered a stinging defeat," from the mission in July 1976. The Entebbe rescue is a seminal event in...

Updated at 1:55 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " From fireworks soaring above the Washington Monument to hot dogs being downed in New York City's famed frank-eating contest, Americans aren't shy about celebrating their nation's birthday. Many places are rolling out...

Updated at 1:08 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) " It's known as Mary Jane, ganja, Chronic and even the sticky icky and has been featured in countless movies, including one that warned of its dangers, "Reefer Madness." Now, marijuana is the subject of a contemporary...

Updated at 1:07 PM

NEW DELHI (AP) " Some of the hostages rescued from the weekend attack on an upscale restaurant in Bangladesh's capital were being questioned Monday by investigators searching for clues about the possible masterminds behind the gruesome attack...

Updated at 12:16 PM

BALTIMORE (AP) " Proceedings are scheduled to begin for the fourth Baltimore police officer slated to stand trial on charges stemming from the death of a 25-year-old prisoner whose neck was broken in the back of a police transport...

Updated at 12:10 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " Donald Trump's team promises an extraordinary display of political entertainment at this month's Republican National Convention, with the accent on entertainment. The former reality television star plans to feature his...

Updated at 11:55 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " They've been bitter rivals, allies and colleagues. When they take the stage at their first joint campaign appearance on Tuesday, President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will show off a new phase in their storied...

Updated at 11:14 AM

GENEVA (AP) " The U.N. health agency says it and national authorities are investigating whether three cases of the Zika virus discovered in Guinea Bissau are of the same strain as the one behind outbreaks linked to head and brain abnormalities in...

Updated at 11:11 AM

LONDON (AP) " The Latest following Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Police say a memorial to former Labour Party leader Michael Foot has been defaced with far-right graffiti. Rob Souness of...

Updated at 11:07 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " Authorities say an off-duty New York City police officer fatally shot a man after being attacked during a road rage incident. It happened early Monday morning in Brooklyn. Police said the officer was driving his...

Updated at 9:19 AM

RENO, Nev. (AP) " Reno police said they shot to death a man who tried to run over an officer as he attempted to drive into a crowded chicken wing festival, KNRV TV reported. The incident began about 1:30 p.m. Sunday when police tried to...

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