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Wednesday 05/25/2016
Police arrest driver involved in hit-and-run crash

LUMAHAI – A Wainiha man was arrested on Sunday morning after he left the scene of a traffic crash that resulted in injuries. The crash occurred just after midnight on Saturday along Kuhio Highway in Lumahai.

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Freed Ukrainian pilot gets hero's welcome on return to Kiev

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — During the nearly two years that she was imprisoned in Russia, Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko became a national hero in absentia, lauded for her flinty defiance. On Wednesday she made a celebrated return to the country still embroiled in a fight against Moscow-backed separatists.

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Belgium detains 4 IS suspects who may have planned attacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian prosecutors say they have questioned four suspected Islamic State group recruiters, who they say may have planned new attacks in the country.

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South Korea's president arrives in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — South Korea's President Park Geun-hye has arrived in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa on Wednesday night to start her three-nation visit to Africa.

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New lava vents open on active Hawaii volcano

HAWAII NATIONAL PARK, Hawaii (AP) — Two new lava flows have broken out at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, but neither is threatening nearby communities.

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Zimbabwe: Thousands march for Mugabe

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Thousands gathered in Zimbabwe on Wednesday to support President Robert Mugabe, with speakers calling for him to rule for life.

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Lions lick tent while campers inside it in Botswana park

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Two South African campers had a close encounter with lions who licked the tent they were in at a campsite in Botswana.

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Spanish hurdler tests positive in retest of 2008 samples

MADRID (AP) — Spanish hurdler Josephine Onyia is one of the athletes who tested positive in a reanalysis of doping samples from the 2008 Beijing Games, an official with knowledge of the case said Wednesday.

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Artist makes Louvre Pyramid disappear in optical illusion

PARIS (AP) — French street artist JR has made the famous Louvre Pyramid in Paris disappear in an optical illusion.

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Belgium detains 4 IS suspects who may have planned attacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian prosecutors said Wednesday they have detained four suspected Islamic State group recruiters, who they said may have planned new attacks in the country.

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UN lifts last sanctions on Liberia in sign of support

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to lift the last remaining sanctions on Liberia in a sign of support for the government's progress toward peace after two civil wars.

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Obama, Abe heed politics of contrition on Hiroshima visit

SHIMA, Japan (AP) — Laying bare the complex politics of reconciliation and contrition, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday rejected the idea of visiting Pearl Harbor to reciprocate for President Barack Obama's historic trip to Hiroshima later this week. Obama, for his part, said he would use his time in Hiroshima to honor all those killed in World War II and to push for a world without nuclear weapons.

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Authorities: 1 dead after confrontation with Florida trooper

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a person is dead following a confrontation with a Florida Highway Patrol trooper.

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Dayton open to special session if leaders agree to terms

ARDEN HILLS, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he's open to calling a special legislative session next month if top lawmakers agree to meet his requirements.

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NASA's yearlong spaceman still has sore feet, fatigue

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's yearlong spaceman says even after 2 ½ months back on Earth, his feet are still sore.

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Repo man charged with manslaughter after woman dies in crash

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah repossession agent was charged with manslaughter after prosecutors said he forced a mother from a road in her SUV during a reckless, high-speed pursuit while trying to take back the vehicle.

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Gunman captured after shootings on Phoenix-area highway

FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. (AP) — A gunman armed with a rifle, body armor and extra ammunition opened fire at cars on a highway in the Phoenix outskirts, leaving at least two people injured before police captured him near a stolen car that crashed into a ditch, authorities said Wednesday.

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6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it's a record

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A 6-month-old girl whose professional water-skier parents put her on junior-size water skis last week glided 686 feet across a man-made lake in what her parents say sets a youth record.

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Swiss region: Muslim boys must shake female teachers' hands

GENEVA (AP) — A schools board in northern Switzerland says two Muslim boys who refused to shake hands with their female teachers for religious reasons can be required to do so, and their parents could face fines of up to 5,000 Swiss francs (about $5,000) if they don't.

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Democrat Gregg names legislator as running mate

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Democrat John Gregg introduced a state lawmaker from Indianapolis on Wednesday as his running mate in what's shaping up to be a fierce rematch against Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.

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