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FILE - In this Feb. 24, 1970 file photo, Patricia Krenwinkel, a defendant in the Tate murder case, enters the superior court in Los Angeles for an arraignment. Parole has again been denied for convicted killer Krenwinkel. The parole board did not immediately release the reason for its recommendation Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the California Institution for Women east of Los Angeles. The 69-year-old Krenwinkel was previously denied parole 13 times for the 1969 slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and four other people. (AP Photo/George Brich, File)
Parole denied for Manson follower Krenwinkel in CaliforniaA board has denied parole for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel _ a follower of cult leader Charles Manson _ after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders
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This image released by DKC/O&M shows the cast of Broadway's "1984," based on George Orwell's book, at the Hudson Theatre in New York. Richard Blair, whose father finished the book in 1949 when he was a young boy, was in New York on Thursday to cheer on the cast amid a huge jump in interest of his father’s nightmarish vision of the future. (Julieta Cervantes/DKC/O&M via AP)
George Orwell's son says his father's '1984' was 'prescient'George Orwell's son was in New York to cheer on the cast of the Broadway production of a stage adaptation of his father's book '1984.'
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President Donald Trump's Twitter page with his tweets about not recording his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey is photographed in Washington, Thursday, June 22, 2017. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
No tapes after all: Trump says he didn't record Comey talksPresident Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey, his fired FBI director
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, right, speaks with panelists at the Facebook Communities Summit, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Chicago. Zuckerberg announced a new Facebook initiative designed to spur people to form more meaningful communities with Facebook's groups feature. From left are Lola Omolola, Erin Schatteman and Janet Sanchez, who run popular Facebook groups. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)
Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groupsFacebook has almost 2 billion users and now wants to be a more 'meaningful' force in their lives
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Scientist gets time served for theft of military documentsA scientist who pleaded guilty to taking sensitive documents from a Connecticut military contractor to his native China has been sentenced to the 2 1/2 years in prison he has already served
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European Council President Donald Tusk, right, meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, June 22, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering for a two day summit to weigh measures in which to tackle terrorism and migration and to create closer defense ties. (Francois Lenoir, Pool Photo via AP)
EU summit: Consent, discord and debut of France's 'new boy'French President Emmanuel Macron is pledging to breathe new life into a European Union stung by the departure of Britain and deeply divided over the best way to accommodate refugees
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
This photo provided by Genentech, the Roche Group's biologic drug unit, shows vials of Rituxan Hycela. On Thursday, June 22, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration approved Rituxan Hycela, a more convenient version of a blockbuster drug for treating three common blood cancers. (Genentech via AP)
FDA approves quicker-to-administer drug for blood cancersU.S. regulators have approved a more convenient version of a blockbuster drug for treating three common blood cancers.
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
FILE - In this May 21, 2017, file photo provided by The Public Theater, Tina Benko, left, portrays Melania Trump in the role of Caesar's wife, Calpurnia, and Gregg Henry, center left, portrays President Donald Trump in the role of Julius Caesar during a dress rehearsal of The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Julius Caesar in New York. Teagle F. Bougere, center right, plays as Casca, and Elizabeth Marvel, right, as Marc Anthony. Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, Mass., said vicious emails it's gotten from people angry about a production of "Julius Caesar" in which a Donald Trump-like character gets assassinated are misdirected since it had nothing to do with the play in New York. The theater is using the mistake as a teachable moment. (Joan Marcus/The Public Theater via AP, File)
Correction: Shakespearean Trump-Threats storyCorrection: Shakespearean Trump-Threats story
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Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies to the House Intelligence Committee task force on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, as part of the Russia investigation. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Jeh Johnson testimonyPresident Donald Trump says congressional testimony from the former Homeland Security Secretary backs up his claim that his campaign did not collude with Russia
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FILE - This undated file photo released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows deep-sea spiral coral during a dive on the New England Seamount chain in the North Atlantic Ocean. A federal panel is considering new protections Thursday, June 22, 2017, for deep-sea corals in the Atlantic Ocean that would impact commercial fishing interests off New England. Environmental organizations have come out in support of one of the proposed options, while fishing groups have opposed it, citing a host of regulations they already face. (NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research via AP, File)
Group votes to protect some Atlantic corals, balk on othersA federal panel has voted to offer new protections to some deep-sea corals in the Atlantic Ocean but has held off on protecting others so it can get more information first
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Timothy Wiley, FBI public affairs specialist, holds a photo Amor Ftouhi after a news conference in Detroit, Thursday, June 22, 2017. Amor Ftouhi, a Canadian man, shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at the Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich., on Wednesday, and referenced people being killed overseas during the attack that's now being investigated as an act of terrorism, federal officials said. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Q&A: A look at US-Canada border after airport stabbingAuthorities say a Canadian man from Tunisia crossed legally into the U.S. days before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport
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Toronto Blue Jays' Kendrys Morales swings and connects for a run-scoring single off a pitch from Texas Rangers' Martin Perez in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. The hit scored Jose Bautista. Russell Martin also scored on the play on a fielding error by the Rangers right fielder, Shin-Soo Choo. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Gomez homers twice, Texas wins 11-4 for split with Blue JaysCarlos Gomez homered twice to drive in five runs and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-4
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