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Akhtar Mansoor, Mohammad Omar The Associated Press
An Afghan newspaper headlines pictures of the new leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, left, and former leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Defying the fury of Afghanistan’s government and warnings from Washington, Pakistani authorities appear to be turning a blind eye to a meeting of hundreds of Taliban followers in Quetta, Pakistan, near the Afghan border, aimed at resolving a dispute over the group’s leadership following the announcement of the death of one-eyed figurehead Mullah Mohammad Omar.
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A police officers comes to the aid of his injured colleague during a clash between protesters and police after vote to give greater powers to the east, outside the Parliament, Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. The Ukrainian parliament has given preliminary approval to a controversial constitutional amendment that would provide greater powers to separatist regions in the east. Hundreds of people gathered in front of the parliament to protest against the amendment.
20150827 MILLER TRIAL The Associated Press
Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. argues with the court while requesting a continuance during his capital murder trial in the Johnson County Courthouse on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Olathe, Kansas. Miller is charged with the April 13, 2014 shooting deaths of three people outside of Overland Park Jewish facilities in suburban Kansas City. (Shane Keyser /The Kansas City Star via AP, Pool)
Alison Parker, Adam Ward The Associated Press
This undated file image made available by WDBJ-TV shows reporter Alison Parker, left, and cameraman Adam Ward. Community religious leaders gathered Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 to remember Parker and Ward, who were shot and killed by a former co-worker on Aug. 26. (Courtesy of WDBJ-TV via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT
Rick Perry The Associated Press
Republican presidential candidate, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, speaks at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa. Perry’s cash-strapped presidential campaign is set to keep going in Iowa with just one paid staffer and some volunteers.
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The vehicle of the suspect in the shooting death of Deputy Darren Goforth at a suburban Houston gas station Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman said that surveillance video shows there were people at the gas station and asked that they reach out with any information that could lead to the man who ambushed Goforth. (Harris County Sheriff’s Office via AP)(Harris County Sheriff’s Office via AP)
Barack Obama The Associated Press
President Barack Obama waves from the top of the steps of Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Obama is traveling on a three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often overlooked by Washington, while using its glorious but changing landscape as an urgent call to action on climate change.
Barack Obama The Associated Press
President Barack Obama returns a salute as he walks off of Marine One to head to Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Obama is traveling on a three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often overlooked by Washington, while using its glorious but changing landscape as an urgent call to action on climate change.
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A protest sign sits after Albuquerque schools board members announced Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Albuquerque, N.M. that Superintendent Luis Valentino would resign following his hiring of an administrator charged with child sex abuse. Valentino had been schools chief for only two months.
Kanye West, Kim Kardashian The Associated Press
Kanye West, left, and Kim Kardashian arrive at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Mireya Alejandra Lopez The Associated Press
Mireya Alejandra Lopez who was arrested Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at a home in Avondale, Ariz. She is accused of drowning her 2-year-old twin sons and attempting to drown a third son. She is jailed on two counts of first-degree murder and one count of attempted murder, with bail set at $2 million. (Maricopa County Sheriff via AP)
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Police officers and firefighters stand by the destroyed fireworks factory Pirotecnia Zaragozana's building after a huge explosion in Pinseque, Spain, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. The blast at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed a number of people and seriously injured tothers, police and firefighters didn't know the cause of the blast.
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No Bond in Killing of Texas Deputy
Shannon J. Miles The Associated Press
Shannon J. Miles, 30, is walked out of the Harris County Sheriff's Department in Houston on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Prosecutors on Saturday charged Miles with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas. (Marie D. De Jesus/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Lacy Swing The Associated Press
William Lacy Swing, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) attends a news conference concerning the launch of a regional response for Syrian refugees and the Syrian humanitarian assistance response plan, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Swing said Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 that aid groups like his are ready to help the European Union handle an influx of migrants, but governments must reach out. (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP, File)
Hillary Rodham Clinton The Associated Press
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks in Ankeny, Iowa. Could Clinton or her aides be in legal jeopardy if they sent classified information over unsecure email while she was secretary of state? Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action in the Clinton case, given the evidence that has so far been made public. Clinton’s case appears to differ markedly from those of other prominent government officials who got in trouble for mishandling classified information, including former CIA director David Petraeus, who gave top secret information to his paramour, and former CIA director John Deutch, who took highly classified material home with him.
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The general view of the ancient Roman city of Palmyra, northeast of Damascus, Syria. Islamic State militants have blown up one of the most important temples in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, accelerating their relentless campaign of destruction against the historical treasures that have fallen under their control, activists and monitors said on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. (SANA via AP, File)
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Flags wave in the wind at the gates of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, Pa. Pope Francis is scheduled to celebrate a Mass at the Saint Martin of Tours chapel at the seminary during his visit to Philadelphia area in September.
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Children move walk towards a military training ground of Ukraine's National Guard to be taught to operate weapons by professional servicemen outside the village of Stare, the Kiev region, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.
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Firefighters go for a rest after putting out a fire at a multistory residential compound known as Radium that accommodates workers for state oil giant Saudi Aramco, in the eastern city of Khobar, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. The fire broke out Sunday in the basement of the sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, killing at least 10 people and injuring more than 200, with some of the injured in critical condition, officials in the kingdom said.
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