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at 07:31 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

The Latest: Quake funeral underway; bishop urges courage

ASCOLI PICENO, Italy — The Latest on the Italian earthquake (all times local):

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at 06:23 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Fire sweeps through Russian warehouse, killing 17 workers

MOSCOW — Russian emergency services say a fire swept through a printing plant's warehouse in Moscow on Saturday, killing 17 migrant workers from Kyrgyzstan.

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at 05:29 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Tears flow as Italy prepares state funeral for quake dead

ASCOLI PICENO, Italy — Mourners sobbed and caressed coffins, some of them holding the bodies of young children, as Italy prepared to hold a state funeral for some victims of the devastating earthquake that struck a central mountainous area this week.

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at 04:24 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Bangladesh police kill 3, including Canadian suspect in Dhaka attack

NEW DELHI — Police in Bangladesh killed three suspected militants Saturday, including a man they identified as a Canadian accused of masterminding a deadly attack on a cafe in Dhaka last month.

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at 01:47 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Dwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot pushing baby in stroller

CHICAGO — NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin was shot and killed in Chicago on Friday while pushing her baby in a stroller near a school where she intended to register her children.

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at 01:10 on August 27, 2016, EDT.

Transgender North Carolinians get restroom-access win

RALEIGH, N.C. — A federal judge ruled Friday that two students and an employee must be allowed to use restrooms matching their gender identity at University of North Carolina campuses, and he said they have a strong chance of proving the state's bathroom-access measure violates federal law, a judicial rebuke that transgender rights advocates hailed as a victory.

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27.08.2016

The Latest: Quake funeral underway; bishop urges courage

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27.08.2016

Fire sweeps through Russian warehouse, killing 17 workers

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27.08.2016

Tears flow as Italy prepares state funeral for quake dead

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27.08.2016

Bangladesh police kill 3, including Canadian suspect in Dhaka attack

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