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WikiLeaks’ Assange gets 50 weeks in prison for bail-jumping

Julian Assange’s seven years in the embassy had cost British taxpayers 16 million pounds

‘Swole’, ‘buzzy’ among new words in Merriam-Webster dictionary

Latest additions include mostly new words, or phrases, with some old words offering new meanings

Obamas unveil slate of series, documentaries for Netflix

The projects are to be released over the next several years

Keep pets away from gardens to prevent food-borne illness

Many of the pathogens affecting food safety come from the intestinal systems of animals

Summer Movie Preview: Sequels galore, but original gems too

Summer at the movies has long been synonymous with blockbusters and franchise releases

Story of Thailand cave boys’ rescue coming to Netflix

Netflix says it will join with production company for Crazy Rich Asians to make a film about dramatic rescue

Suspect in U.S. synagogue attack stuns family with radical turn

An attack on a California synagogue killed one woman and injured three

Trump says he wants asylum seekers to pay a fee to apply

The White House did not specify a fee, nor how families fleeing poverty would pay any fee

Sri Lanka lifts social media ban imposed after Easter blasts

The government wanted to curb the spread of misinformation in the wake of the April 21 bombings at churches

Beluga whale with Russian harness raises alarm in Norway

Russia has no history of using whales for military purposes but had a training program for dolphins

FBI got tips about threat minutes before California synagogue shooting

About 100 congregants were worshipping at the Chabad of Poway near San Diego

Leaders struggle to make sense of fatal attack on California synagogue

A 19-year-old surrendered to police after bursting into Chabad of Poway, north of San Diego

‘Terrifying’: Crane falls on busy Seattle street, killing 4

The crane fell from a building on Google’s new Seattle campus

Officials: Four injured in shooting at California synagogue

There was no known threat after a man was detained in the shooting at the Chabad of Poway

South Africa marks Freedom Day; apartheid ended 25 years ago

A quarter-century ago South Africa’s blacks finally were able to vote, bringing democracy to the country

Sri Lanka militants set off bombs during raid, killing 15

The government formally banned two extremist groups purportedly linked to the attacks

Crown seeks 1-year jail term against Toronto editor convicted of promoting hate

James Sears was convicted in January on two counts of wilfully promoting hatred

Meth smoking Florida man attacks mattress in jealous rage

The sheriff’s office says Oquendo later admitted to having smoked meth

Man tosses cellphone, removed from Trump’s NRA speech

The U.S. has decided to withdraw its support for a treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade