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FILE - In this May 13, 2019, file photo New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo leaves his house Monday, May 13, 2019, in Staten Island, N.Y. After five years of investigations and protests, New York City's police commissioner on Monday, Aug. 19, fired Pantaleo, an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of "I can't breathe" fueled a national debate over race and police use of force. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez, File)
NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric GarnerAfter five years of investigations and protests, a New York City police officer has been fired for the chokehold death of an unarmed black man
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Policemen keep an eye on pedestrians passing by, in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Few people turned up for an opposition protest Monday in the Zimbabwe's second city as armed police maintained a heavy presence on the streets. (AP Photo/Mpofu)
Zimbabwe court bans anti-government protest in BulawayoZimbabwe's courts upheld a police order banning an anti-government demonstration Monday in Bulawayo, the country's second largest city
The Associated Press17 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 19, 2019, file photo, acting Director of the Bureau of Prisons Hugh Hurwitz speaks during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington. Hurwitz has been removed from his post more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody. Attorney General William Barr announced Hugh Hurwitz’s termination Monday, Aug. 19. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
APNewsBreak: US prisons chief removed after Epstein's deathThe acting director of the federal Bureau of Prisons has been removed from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein took his own life while in federal custody
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2019, file photo, a Clemson band member shows his excitement during a parade honoring Clemson for winning the College Football Playoff championship game against Alabama, in Clemson, S.C. For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 presented by Regions Bank, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro, File)
Another first for Clemson: No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25Defending national champion Clemson is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 for the first time
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry speaks as  Howard University Athletic Director Kery Davis, left, and Howard University interim president Wayne Frederick look on during a news conference at Langston Golf Course in Washington, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, where Curry announced that he would be sponsoring men's and women's golf teams at Howard University. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf teamTwo-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 18, 2019, file photo commuters ride a water taxi up the Chicago River to Michigan Avenue. The shareholder comes first has for years been the mantra of the Business Roundtable, a group representing the most powerful CEOs in America. The group on Monday, Aug. 19, released a new mission statement that implies a foundational shift; a step back from shareholder primacy. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky, File)
Top US CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder valueThe CEOs of America's top corporations rethink what the term "shareholder value" means
The Associated Press2 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 31, 2019, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following a two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage-point “over a fairly short period of time,” saying such a move would make the U.S. economy even better and would also “greatly and quickly” enhance the global economy. In two tweets Monday, Aug. 19, Trump kept up his pressure on the Fed and Powell, saying the U.S. economy was strong “despite the horrendous lack of vision by Jay Powell and the Fed.” (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Trump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest ratesTrump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage point
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson is guided during a visit to the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, south-west England, Monday Aug. 19, 2019.   Johnson is under increasing pressure Monday to recall Parliament after leaked government documents warned of widespread problems if the U.K. leaves the European Union without a Brexit withdrawal agreement. (Peter Nicholls/Pool via AP)
UK PM Boris Johnson faces rising Brexit strategy criticismBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson is under increasing pressure to recall Parliament after leaked government documents warned of widespread shortages and border delays if the U.K. leaves the European Union without a withdrawal agreement
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Elton John slams media for criticizing Harry, MeghanSinger Elton John says he's "deeply distressed" by media accounts that criticized the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for taking a private jet to go on vacation despite the carbon impact of the planet
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Migrants stand aboard the Open Arms Spanish humanitarian boat as it arrives near Lampedusa coast in the Mediterranean Sea, Thursday, Aug.15, 2019. A Spanish aid boat with 147 rescued migrants aboard is anchored off a southern Italian island as Italy's ministers spar over their fate. (AP Photo/Francisco Gentico)
Charity suggests plane could resolve migrant boat standoffA charity suggested chartering a plane to fly to Spain 107 migrants blocked off the coast of Italy aboard its boat, to end a stalemate with the Italian interior minister, who won't let private rescue boats into his nation's ports
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
NYSE Vice President of Listings Chris Taylor and specialist James Denaro work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. Technology stocks were leading indexes higher on Wall Street after the U.S. gave Chinese telecom giant Huawei another 90 days to buy equipment from American suppliers. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Technology companies drive a broad rally on Wall StreetStocks are marching broadly higher on Wall Street in midday trading, building on solid gains for the market after a rally late last week
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 30, 2019, file photo a woman walks by a Huawei retail store in Beijing. The U.S. government gave chipmakers and technology companies a 90-day extension to sell products to technology giant Huawei. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
US extends limited reprieve on tech sales to China's HuaweiHuawei limited sanctions reprieve gets a 90-day extension
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
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