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Joshua Wong urges Taiwanese to show support for Hong Kong

Sep. 3, 2019 11:19 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong, a central figure in the territory's ongoing mass anti-Beijing protests, urged Taiwanese people on Tuesday to hold their own demonstrations as they face growing pressure from China. Wong, secretary general of Hong Kong pro-democracy group...

Home association tells Army vet to remove Puerto Rican flag

Aug. 14, 2019 6:27 AM EDT

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida homeowner association says it's against the rules for an Army veteran to fly a Puerto Rican flag outside her home. The Rolling Hills Estates HOA in Kissimmee recently told Frances Santiago that flags other than a U.S. flag, a military flag or a sports flag aren't permitted....

Cowboys donating $50,000 to victims in El Paso shooting

Aug. 8, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys are donating $50,000 to a fund for victims of the mass shooting that killed 22 people and left about two dozen others injured in El Paso, Texas. The team said Wednesday the NFL Foundation was planning a matching donation to the El Paso Community Foundation Victims'...

The Latest: Apparent Twitter feed shows shooter was leftist

Aug. 5, 2019 9:08 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of the Ohio shooting (all times local): 8:35 p.m. A Twitter account appearing to be from the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, showed tweets labeling himself a "leftist," bemoaning the election of President Donald Trump, supporting Democratic...