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A U.S. judge sentenced a Vietnamese-born graphic designer who plotted to carry out a suicide attack at London's Heathrow airport after training with al-Qaida in Yemen to 40 years in prison on Friday.
 
The law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers revelations is closing its offices in the British territories of Jersey, Isle of Man and Gibraltar, it tweeted Friday.
 
More than 80 percent of basic consumer products including food and medicine are now in short supply in Venezuela, a poll says. Stores are facing greater shortages than households, president of pollster Datanalisis Luis Vicente Leon said Friday.
 
Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and disappear people across international borders.
 
Be 'real-life movie heroes': Spielberg to grads
In a world full of villains, Harvard University graduates must become the heroes, filmmaker Steven Spielberg told the 2016 class during a commencement address Thursday.
 
Baylor looks to rebuild after spotlight on sexual assaults
Baylor University will be looking to rebuild its reputation and perhaps its football program after an outside review found administrators mishandled allegations of sexual assault and the team ran with an attitude that it was above the rules.
 
Silicon Valley billionaire at war with gossip site; funds Hulk Hogan suit
Billionaire Peter Thiel acknowledged funding a legal battle against the gossip website that "outed" him, sparking debate on whether the Silicon Valley mogul has taken his media war too far.
 
Navy investigating cause of training mission jet crash
Four Navy aviators ejected from two fighter jets "at a high rate of speed" after their aircraft got into trouble in the air and plunged into the Atlantic Ocean off the North Carolina coast, one of the rescuers said.
 
Dance craze sweeps US police departments
In an online sensation, police officers across the U.S. are dancing an updated version of the running man to a catchy 1990s hip hop song in videos that have included professional sports mascots, cheerleading squads and at least one explosion.
 
US spelling bee champs include youngest ever
The words were tougher. The final rounds lasted longer. The result was the same.
 
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