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Neo-Nazis, counter-demonstrators rally in Swedish capital

More than 200 supporters of the neo-Nazi Nordic Resistance Movement have staged a rally in the Swedish capital a few weeks before the country's general election

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Arizona sees swell in number of African-American candidates

At least 30 African-Americans are running for local, state and federal office in Arizona this year, a milestone, some political observers say

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Durango urged to lift camping ban after homeless camp closes

A civil liberties organization is urging Durango leaders to lift the ban on camping in public spaces after shutting down the city's only homeless camp

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Environmental suit planned over Boulder County dam project

Environmental groups say plans to expand a reservoir in Boulder County would threaten the survival of an imperiled species of trout

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

#MeToo shifts California Capitol culture, but with hitches

The close of California's legislative session brings a flurry of parties to toast legislative victories and raise campaign cash

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Afghan ambassador to US to replace national security adviser

Afghan president Asharf Ghani accepted the resignation of the country's national Security Adviser, Mohammed Haneef Atmar who resigned from his position, according to government officials

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Combined Koreas crew wins historic medal at Asian Games

A combined Koreas crew earned a historic bronze medal at the Asian Games by finishing third in a dragon boat final

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Fire near Zurich's main train station disrupts transport

A fire in a building near Zurich's main station is disrupting local traffic and transport in Switzerland's biggest city

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Social justice movement veterans help Poor People's Campaign

Leaders of revived Poor People's Campaign look to veterans of previous social justice movements for wisdom and advice

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Islamic State claims responsibility for west Libya attack

The extremist Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a checkpoint in western Libya that killed at least four people

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Concern grows for 150 migrants stuck on ship for 10th day

Concerns mounted Saturday about the medical and psychological health of 150 migrants who were spending their 10th day stuck aboard an Italian coast guard ship while the government insists that other European Union nations must take them

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Influential dancer, mime artist Lindsay Kemp dies at 80

Influential British dancer, choreographer and mime artist Lindsay Kemp, known for tutoring singers David Bowie and Kate Bush during his career, has died at the age of 80.

DATE: Aug. 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press