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Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian teenager in the occupied West Bank on Friday as he and others hurled stones and rocks at an army vehicle, the Israeli military said, while Palestinian Authority security forces in the West Bank arrested more than 100 members of its rival group Hamas in the biggest such roundup in years.Isabel Kershner
A lawsuit challenging the legality of unpaid Hollywood internship programs has been dealt a major blow.Daniel Miller
A wooden ferry that was heavily loaded with passengers and cargo sank in stormy weather in the central Philippines on Thursday, killing at least 36 people, officials said.FLOYD WHALEY
It is the kind of publicity money cannot buy - front-page coverage, segments on the nightly news, the attention of political heavyweights and a stream of commentary burning a hole in the Web.AZAM AHMED
Imagine the fate of your country hangs on a yes-or-no question. The question is drafted in cryptic, bureaucratic language and asks you to decide on an economic program that no longer exists. Leaders in neighboring countries are begging you to vote yes. Your government is begging you to vote no.JIM YARDLEY
The federal government and the Gulf Coast states have reached a tentative deal with the British oil company BP for it to pay about $18.7 billion, the largest environmental settlement in U.S. history, to compensate for damages from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, federal, state and company officials said Thursday.CAMPBELL ROBERTSON, RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA and CLIFFORD KRAUSS
A day after the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed same-sex marriage as a right, more than 125 Exxon Mobil employees marched in the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration for the first time. They carried an Exxon banner and wore rainbow-hued Exxon T-shirts - all with the company’s approval.JAMES B. STEWART
Investigators found no evidence of a shooting after the Washington Navy Yard went on lockdown Thursday because someone reported shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in a rampage two years ago.Lolita C. Baldor and Ben Nuckols
A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate New York where two inmates escaped last month, and a range of new security measures has been put in place.Michael Virtanen
A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of thousands within a 2-mile radius.Steve Megargee
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