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FILE - A Jan. 26, 2009 photo from files showing Roger Stone, leader of Rotherham Council who has stepped down with "immediate effect" Tuesday Aug. 26, 2014, after accepting responsibility on behalf of the council for failings detailed in a report which found around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a 16-year period. The report on events in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, between 1997 and 2013 found that in more than a third of these cases the youngsters were already known to agencies. It said there had been "blatant" collective failures by Rotherham council's leadership. (AP Photo/PA, Anna Gowthorpe, File)  UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES  NO ARCHIVE
Muslims react with outrage at UK sex abuse reportUK Pakistani community says racism fears should have never prevented reporting on child abuse
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Israeli officer wounded by fire from SyriaIsraeli officer moderately wounded by errant fire from civil war in neighboring Syria
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Smoke, dust and debris rise from an explosion following an Israeli air strike on the house of Nafez Azzam, a leader for Islamic Jihad leader, one hour before the announcement of the cease-fire between Palestinians and Israelis, in Rafah refugee camp, in the southern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Hatem Ali)
Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gainsGaza cease-fire holding as Israel, Palestinians weigh gains after 50 days of fighting
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Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov diesBulgaria's most prominent poet and a former Nobel Prize nominee Valeri Petrov dies at 94
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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2014 file photo, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane sits on tarmac at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Malaysia is preparing to unveil the latest overhaul of its beleaguered state-owned airline, which is reeling from twin disasters months apart that killed hundreds of passengers. Khazanah Nasional, the state investment company that owns 69 per cent of Malaysia Airlines, said in early August it will announce details of the overhaul by the end of this month. Malaysian news reports said the announcement will come Friday, Aug. 29.  (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File)
Malaysia Airlines set for shakeup after disastersMalaysia Airlines braces for state-mandated shakeup as it reels from twin disasters
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Crowds of people throw tomatoes at each other, during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight fiesta, in the village of Bunol, 50 kilometers outside Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. The streets of an eastern Spanish town are awash with red pulp as thousands of people pelt each other with tomatoes in the annual "Tomatina" battle that has become a major tourist attraction. At the annual fiesta in Bunol on Wednesday, trucks dumped 125 tons of ripe tomatoes for some 22,000 participants, many from abroad to throw during the hour-long morning festivities.  (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
Annual tomato battle leaves Spanish town redSpanish town drenched in red pulp as thousands take part in annual 'Tomatina' tomato battle
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2012 file photo, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana addresses activists from America's political right at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014 against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
APNewsBreak: Jindal suing feds over Common CoreAPNewsBreak: Louisiana governor suing Obama administration over Common Core standards
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FILE- This undated image posted by the Raqqa Media Center, a Syrian opposition group, on Monday, June 30, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State group during a parade in Raqqa, Syria. The Gulf nation of Qatar is hitting back at suggestions that it supports the Islamic State extremist group, saying that “determined, collective action” is needed to end sectarian violence gripping Iraq and Syria. Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah unequivocally denied funding the extremist group. (AP Photo/Raqqa Media Center- File)
UN panel: Crimes against humanity spread in SyriaUN panel: Crimes against humanity spread in Syria with attacks by government, Islamic fighters
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A computer monitor shows the digitalized film of a Godzilla movie at Tokyo Laboratory Ltd. in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. At the humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the 1954 black-and-white original, is stomping back with a digital makeover that delivers four times the image quality of high definition. Experts say the chemical reactions used to make old movies stored far greater detail than was visible with the limited projection technology of the era, as well as with subsequent digital updates. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Godzilla stomps back in ultra HD, wires intactGodzilla stomps back in ultra HD splendor, but wires aren't erased to stay true to original
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