8 memorable presidents of the UN General Assembly

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — There have been 70 presidents of the U.N. General Assembly, some memorable for their accomplishments, others for their political views, allegations against them, and the reputations of the countries they represent. Full Story
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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — This is how a former president of the U.N. General Assembly, arrested this week in an alleged bribery scheme, paid himself, the criminal complaint says: John Ashe accepted more than $3 million from foreign governments and individuals, signed checks to himself and wrote on them "Salary.   Full Story
MATTAWA, Wash. (AP) — An explosion at a hydroelectric dam on Washington's Columbia River Thursday injured six workers, but it did not compromise the dam's structure and posed no risk to the public, officials said.   Full Story
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1.   Full Story
SHARPSBURG, Ga. (AP) — Police say a man recently released from a Georgia prison has been charged with raping his fiancee's 12-year-old daughter.   Full Story
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A city in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a white police officer.   Full Story
SEATAC, Wash. (AP) — A Delta Air Lines flight headed from Seattle to Hong Kong on Thursday afternoon has turned back and landed safely after striking a bird, officials with the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport said.   Full Story
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. safety investigators say the U.S. Navy soon will set out to find the cargo ship sunk in Hurricane Joaquin and locate a data recorder critical to determining why it went down.   Full Story
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John Stamos reportedly took date rape drug

The “Grandfathered” and “Full House” actor is accused on being on GHB when arrested in June, he claims he was using the drug to “lean out body mass.”