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National & World Americans with illegal Iraq War souvenirs go unprosecuted Americans with illegal Iraq War souvenirs go unprosecuted (Photo Gallery)
As the elected Iraqi government seeks diplomatic respect and struggles to save its ancient sites from the rampages of the Islamic State group, American military members, contractors and others caught with culturally significant artifacts they brought home from the war there are going largely unprosecuted.
National & World Federal appeals court to consider lifting hold on Obama immigration plan
As demonstrators gathered Friday outside a New Orleans federal courthouse, appellate judges were preparing to consider whether to lift a temporary hold imposed by a federal judge in Texas on President Barack Obama's executive action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.
National & World Veteran Chinese journalist sentenced to 7 years for leaking info Veteran Chinese journalist sentenced to 7 years for leaking info
A Beijing court sentenced a veteran Chinese journalist to seven years in prison Friday for leaking a document detailing the Communist Party leadership's resolve to aggressively target civil society and press freedom as a threat to its monopoly on power.