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UN body creates post on sexual orientation, gender identity
GENEVA (AP) -- The U.N.'s top human rights body has decided to appoint an expert to monitor violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity....

Al Gore's daughter among 23 arrested in pipeline protest
BOSTON (AP) -- Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter was among 23 people arrested during a protest of a pipeline under construction....

The Latest: Al Gore proud of daughter arrested in protest
BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on the arrest of former Vice President Al Gore's daughter during a protest of a Boston pipeline (all times local):...

Istanbul airport attack victims mourned, honored, praised
ISTANBUL (AP) -- An adoring father of his four "princesses." A weeping bride-to-be, bent over her fiance's coffin. Two women looking forward to a few days' vacation with their husbands and their infant children. Victims of Tuesday night's attack at Istanbul's main airport have left behind mourning friends and relatives who are now struggling to deal with their loss. Here are some of their stories:...

Queen marks deadly Somme centenary at Westminster Abbey
LONDON (AP) -- Queen Elizabeth II is attending a service at Westminster Abbey on the eve of the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, one of the deadliest chapters of World War I....

Migration group approves move to join United Nations system
GENEVA (AP) -- Leaders of the International Organization for Migration say they've unanimously agreed to become part of the U.N. system....

Turkish official: Attackers were from Russia, Central Asia
ISTANBUL (AP) -- As the death toll from the Istanbul airport attack rose Thursday to 44, a senior Turkish official said the three suicide bombers who carried it out were from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, and police raided neighborhoods for suspects linked to the Islamic State group....