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NEW & DEVELOPING

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BRITAIN-POISONING-PROBE — British police: Two people critical near poisoned spy town. SENT: 370 words. UPCOMING: Developing, photos, video.

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VENEZUELA-US MILITARY INTERVENTION — At a meeting last August in the Oval Office to discuss sanctions on Venezuela, President Donald Trump turned to his top aides and asked an unsettling question: With a fast unraveling Venezuela threatening regional security, why can't the U.S. just simply invade the troubled country? By Joshua Goodman. SENT: 1,070 words, photo.

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TOP STORIES

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THAILAND-CAVE SEARCH — The Thai soccer teammates stranded more than a week in a partly flooded cave say they are healthy on a video, as heavy rains forecast for later this week could complicate plans to safely extract them. The 12 boys and their coach are seen sitting with Thai navy SEALs in the dark cave with their visibly skinny faces illuminated by the beam of a flashlight. The boys, many wrapped in foil warming blankets, take turns introducing themselves, folding their hands together in a traditional greeting and saying their names and that they are healthy. By Tassanee Vejpongsa. SENT: 590 words, photos, graphic. TOP VIDEO: — Thailand Cave (CR) — New video shows 12 boys, coach in Thailand cave. With THAILAND-CAVE SEARCH-THE LATEST.

MALAYSIA-POLITICS — Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is charged with criminal breach of trust and corruption, two months after a multibillion-dollar graft scandal at a state investment fund led to his shocking election defeat. He pleaded not guilty to all charges. By Eileen Ng. SENT: 600 words, photos. With MALAYSIA-POLITICS-THE LATEST.

MARYLAND SHOOTING-HARASSMENT — After a Florida radio station's general manager told hosts they didn't have to put an obnoxious repeat caller on the air a couple of months ago, the man stood on the sidewalk outside and vented his irritation with the station through a bullhorn. Craig Kopp, manager of WMNF-FM in Tampa, says the guy left for a while but reappeared — the day after a shooting left five Maryland newspaper employees dead. By Tamara Lush. SENT: 770 words, photos. With SHOOTINGS-NEWSPAPER — Capital-Gazette employees to march in July 4th parade.

TRUMP-AFFIRMATIVE ACTION — The Trump administration says the government would no longer encourage schools to use race as a factor in the admissions process, rescinding Obama-era guidance meant to promote diversity among students. The shift gives colleges the federal government's blessing to leave race out of admissions and enrollment decisions and underscores the contentious politics that for decades have surrounded affirmation action policies, which have repeatedly been challenged before the Supreme Court. By Eric Tucker. SENT: 980 words, photos, videos.

JULY FOURTH — Americans are marking Independence Day with parades, fireworks and, for some, a renewed sense of pride in their 242-year-old nation. For others, a sense of a United States divided weighs heavy on its quintessential holiday. SENT: 450 words, photos. With HOT DOG CONTEST — Get ready to gobble! Eating titans take on hot dog contest. UPCOMING: Women's competition at 11 a.m.; men at 12:30 p.m.

SUPREME COURT-KENNEDY THE RETIREE — For more than 30 years Justice Anthony Kennedy has lived by the Supreme Court's predictable calendar — but soon he'll have no fixed schedule. Kennedy, 81, hasn't said what he'll do with all his upcoming free time. By Jessica Gresko. SENT: 800 words, photo. With TRUMP-SUPREME COURT — Trump interviews more candidates for Kennedy's job.

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WHAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT

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TRUMP-IRAN-FACT-CHECK — Trump's shaky claim on Iran nuclear accord. SENT: 310 words, photo.

PERU-COLONIAL ART RESTORATION-PHOTO GALLERY — Peruvian restoration center rescues art from ruin. SENT: 450 words, photo. With 13 photos by Martin Mejia, highlighted by LIM107.

MOSES SUMNEY-MONTREAL JAZZ FEST — Show on slavery prompts artist to quit Montreal Jazz Fest. SENT: 340 words.

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NATIONAL

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WAREHOUSE PARTY FIRE — Relatives of people killed in a 2016 California warehouse fire say others besides the two men who agreed to plea deals are responsible for their losses. SENT: 420 words, photos.

MASS STABBING-IDAHO — A 3-year-old slain at her birthday party had mother who fled from her homeland in Ethiopia to Idaho where she hoped her only child would be safe. SENT: 810 words, photos.

OBIT-ALAN DIAZ — Retired Associated Press photojournalist Alan Diaz , whose photo of a terrified 6-year-old Cuban boy named Elian Gonzalez earned him the Pulitzer Prize, has died. He was 71. SENT: 860 words, photos.

FLORIDA GUNS-BACKGROUND CHECKS — A 2012 internal investigation found that 48 Florida state employees made mistakes in issuing permits for concealed weapons, security guards and other similar licenses — in some cases not even looking at applications, according to records released this week to The Associated Press. SENT: 780 words, photo.

BOY DEATH INVESTIGATION — A 10-year-old Southern California boy was starved and tortured for days before his death, sometimes by younger brothers and sisters forced to take part in the beatings, according to prosecutors who have charged his mother and her boyfriend with his murder. SENT: 440 words, photo.

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INTERNATIONAL

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INDONESIA-SULAWESI SINKING — Passengers trapped for a night on a stricken ferry off the Indonesian island of Sulawesi are rescued, officials say, as the death toll rises to 31 with three people missing and believed drowned inside the vessel. SENT: 350 words, photos.

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WASHINGTON/POLITICS

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WHITE HOUSE-TWITTER — The White House is using its official Twitter handle to target Democratic lawmakers who have criticized Trump's immigration policies, drawing complaints that government resources are being used to undercut potential 2020 presidential rivals. SENT: 520 words, photos.

TRUMP — Trump celebrates active-duty service members and veterans during a military tribute on the eve of Independence Day. SENT: 310 words, photos, video.

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WORLD CUP

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FRANCE-MBAPPE VS. HENRY — If 19-year-old French phenom Kylian Mbappe scores against Uruguay in the World Cup quarterfinals on Friday, Mbappe will surpass Thierry Henry and become the first France player since 1958 to score four goals in a single tournament. By Sports Writer Jerome Pugmire. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos. With WCUP-BRAZIL-THIAGO SILVA — Brazil's Thiago Silva thriving in this World Cup.

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SPORTS

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MINORITY COACHES — The NCAA knows it can't force or shame Power Five schools to hire minority head coaches, so it's trying to make sure the best candidates are best positioned to get jobs. By Sports Writer Stephen Whyno. SENT: 980 words, photos.

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