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Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (17), of the United States, celebrates after winning against Canada in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past weekPHOTO GALLERY: Hundreds of students rally at U.S. Capitol to protest gun violence; Hungary wins its first Winter Olympic gold medal - and first of any kind in short track; stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit.
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FILE - In this June 12, 2003 file photo, the Rev. Billy Graham preaches in Oklahoma City, Okla. Graham, who died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at his home in North Carolina's mountains at age 99, reached hundreds of millions of listeners around the world with his rallies and his pioneering use of television. Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday, Feb. 24, as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
Graham's body to make journey from mountains to CharlotteThe Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers
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FILE - In this Aug. 12, 1985, file photo, Olympic gymnastics coach Bela Karolyi, right, instructs Sara Tank on the balance beam at his Olympic training facility in north Houston. When Tank arrived at the ranch in 1985, she said she soon realized that the Bela Karolyi she had seen on television, who was "animated and acted like he loved kids," was "not the Bela that was in the gym." "We were treated like a business plan," said Sara Tank Ornelas, now living in Wichita, Kan. Ornelas said she suffered 13 broken bones while training at the ranch from age 11 to 15. (AP Photo/Richard J. Carson, File)
US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal, emotional abuseRomanian gymnasts who trained under former U.S. Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi tell the AP that the duo starved and beat them in pursuit of an ideal athlete
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Florida Governor Rick Scott leaves the room after his school safety proposal press conference at the Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb 23, 2018. Scott proposed banning the sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21 as part of a plan to prevent gun violence. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
Students: More gun control needed after school shootingFlorida officials have outlined their plans to make schools safer after a shooting last week that left 17 people dead. Some say it isn't enough.
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Alabama to execute man convicted of killing federal judgeAlabama has set an execution date for a man convicted of killing a federal judge with a package bomb
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U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., right hugs friend and fellow civil rights veteran Rims Barber, of the Mississippi Human Services Coalition, prior to the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights gala Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Jackson, Miss. Lewis and four other civil rights veterans were honored. Lewis traveled to Mississippi in 1961, was arrested and jailed with other Freedom Riders, black and white, who challenged segregation in a bus station. He continued working for racial equality in Mississippi and across the South in the 1960s, and as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, he helped organize the 1963 March on Washington. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall: Ban assault weaponsCivil rights icon Ruby Bridges Hall says the United States' next civil rights movement should be to ban assault weapons. Bridges says she is distressed by the mass shootings in U.S. schools.
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Ruby Bridges Hall, a Tylertown, Miss., native who faced threats and ostracism when she became the first black child to integrate a public school in New Orleans in 1960, speaks with reporters prior to the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights gala Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Jackson, Miss., where she and four other civil rights veterans were honored. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
The Latest: Ban assault weapons, civil rights activist saysThe woman who faced threats and harassment when she integrated a southern school as a child several decades ago says "the next civil rights movement" should be banning assault weapons
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School bus driver Pearlie Corker, gets a hug at the school as some teachers return for the first time since the shooting, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 in Parkland, Fla. Corker arrived at the school as Nikolas Cruz began to shoot students and teachers on February 14th, she stayed on the bus in front of the school praying for the students and teachers. The school is scheduled to reopen next week. (Charles Trainor Jr/The Miami Herald via AP)
After school shooting, Florida leaders propose new gun lawsFlorida governor, legislature propose ban on sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21, but differ on whether some teachers should carry weapons in school.
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FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2010 file photo, a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent, second from left, leads three men to a waiting van during the execution of a federal search warrant at a restaurant in Poplar Bluff, Mo. People arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, according to figures released Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net. (Paul Davis/The Daily American Republic via AP, File)
US deportations targeting more people with no crime recordsU.S. figures show that people getting deported increasingly have no criminal backgrounds
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FILE - This undated file image provided by the Alabama Department of Corrections shows Doyle Lee Hamm, an inmate who was scheduled to be executed Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 in Alabama. The state of Alabama must seek a new execution date for Hamm if it still wants to execute him following an unexpected postponement. Prison officials halted preparations for Doyle Lee Hamm's lethal injection late Thursday because medical staff said they couldn't find a suitable vein before the execution warrant expired. (Alabama Department of Corrections via AP, File)
Attorneys seek information on aborted Alabama executionAttorneys seek information on aborted execution
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Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia gestures as he enters the Security Council chambers after a vote was postponed on a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria to deliver humanitarian aid to millions and evacuate the critically ill and wounded, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
UN to vote Saturday on humanitarian cease-fire in SyriaThe U.N. Security Council has delayed a vote on a resolution demanding a 30-day humanitarian cease-fire across Syria until Saturday in hopes of closing a gap over the timing for a halt to fighting
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College president denies nixing hiring over Jewish heritageThe president of a private Baptist college in Louisiana is disputing a lawsuit's claims that he refused to sign off on hiring a football coach because of the man's Jewish heritage
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