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Peaceful protest

They came from all over -- California, Illinois, South Carolina, Texas -- but with a single purpose, to demonstrate their support for women's rights in the first D.C. protest of the new Donald Trump era. Hundreds of thousands crowded on to Pennsylvania Avenue not far from the U.S. Capitol for a rally. So many people came that there couldn't be a march; they filled the march route. But the rally offered a catharsis for the many who worry that a Trump administration will roll back important gains for women.

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Syrian rebels meet in Kazakhstan ahead of talks

Syrian rebel delegates huddled in Kazakhstan Sunday ahead of talks with government representatives scheduled to begin Monday, the first such negotiations between the two sides in a year. At the top of the agenda is an effort to consolidate a fragile cease-fire agreement reached last month and ease humanitarian suffering in the war-ravaged country.

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Some question push for tougher penalties for attacking cops

Gov. Eric Greitens is pushing to toughen Missouri's already stiff penalties for attacking a police officer, reflecting similar efforts underway in other states and pleasing many in Missouri's law enforcement community, which has been on the defensive since the police killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson more than two years ago.

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Search for Ghost Ship warehouse fire victims continues in Oakland

Firefighters in Oakland, California knocked down part of the wall of the Ghost Ship warehouse, where a fire killed at least 36 people on Friday night. Investigators are still searching for more bodies, and officials had said an unstable wall was posing a safety hazard to those searching the structure, and hampering the search.
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Search for Ghost Ship warehouse fire victims continues in Oakland

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Hillary Clinton formally accepts historic nomination for president

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