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Girl Wounded in Attack on Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade Dies

Aug 2
An Israeli hospital spokeswoman says a teenage girl stabbed by an anti-gay extremist in last week's attack on Jerusalem's gay pride parade has died.

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Walt Disney Experts Rebut Dogged Anti-Semitic Allegations

NATIONAL | By Lynn Elber | Aug 3
Walt Disney was a complex figure, both celebrated and condemned, but allegations that he was a rabid anti-Semite are unproven, Disney experts said.

British Singer and TV Host Cilla Black Dies at 72

OBITUARIES | By Jill Lawless | Aug 3
Big-voiced British singer Cilla Black, a product of Beatles-era Liverpool who became a national treasure over a 50-year music and television career, has died. She was 72.

Zimbabwe Accuses 2nd American of Illegally Hunting Lion

INTERNATIONAL | By Farai Mutsaka | Aug 3
Zimbabwe has accused a Pennsylvania doctor of illegally killing a lion in April, as it seeks to extradite a Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion named Cecil in July.

Cake: The New Favorite Mode for American Political Debate?

NATIONAL | By Deepti Hajela | Aug 3
It should be a piece of cake. Customer comes in, asks for a cake with a specific design or for a particular event, baker makes it, everyone's happy.

Man Charged in Transgender Woman's Slaying in Tampa

CRIME | By Bobby McGuire | Aug 3
Authorities in Florida say a man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a transgender woman.

Raging North California Wildfires Promp Evacuations

NATIONAL | Aug 3
Fire officials called for thousands of evacuations as numerous homes remained threatened by Northern California wildfires Monday, while more than 9,000 firefighters battled 21 major fires in the state, officials said.

Proof of Trump's Charity Giving Elusive

POLITICS | By Jeff Horwitz | Aug 3
Donald Trump, widely believed to be the wealthiest American ever to run for president, is nowhere among the ranks of the country's most generous citizens, according to an Associated Press review of his financial records and other government filings.

Girl Wounded in Attack on Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade Dies

CRIME | Aug 2
An Israeli hospital spokeswoman says a teenage girl stabbed by an anti-gay extremist in last week's attack on Jerusalem's gay pride parade has died.

Russian Police Detain Several Gay Activists

Police in St. Petersburg on Sunday detained several gay activists who have held pickets in defense of gay rights on a Russian military holiday.

Anti-Gay Texas AG Ken Paxton Indicted for Felony Securities Fraud

NATIONAL | Aug 2
A grand jury has indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on felony securities fraud charges that accuse the Republican of misleading investors before he took over as the state's top law enforcement officer, a special prosecutor said Saturday.

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