Risto Laitinen

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Correction: New Mexico-Library Shooting story

In a story Aug. 31 about a deadly shooting at a New Mexico public library, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Clovis police, …

Netanyahu in Paris to commemorate Vel d'Hiv deportation of Jews

<b>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Paris to commemorate the victims of a mass arrest of Jews in Nazi-occupied France in 1942.</b><p>More than 13,000 Jews were rounded up and detained at a cycling stadium, the Velodrome d'Hiver, before being deported to Nazi death camps.<p>Mr Netanyahu also held …

Poles rally against controversial reform of judiciary

<b>Thousands of Poles have held rallies in the capital Warsaw and other cities to condemn a controversial reform of the judiciary.</b><p>Protesters say the bill, passed by the Senate on Saturday, will erode judges' independence and undermine democracy.<p>It gives MPs and the justice minister the power to …

California Governor Denies Parole for Manson Ex-Follower Leslie Van Houten

U.S. news<p>California Gov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who is serving a life sentence for killing a wealthy grocer and his wife more than 40 years ago.<p>Brown overturned the recommendation of a parole board that …

IS attacks protest in Afghan capital, kills 80 people

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a peaceful protest in the Afghan capital on …