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at 10:22 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

U.S. Supreme Court takes up religious bias case over headscarf

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court said Thursday it will consider whether retailer Abercrombie & Fitch discriminated against a Muslim woman who was denied a job because her headscarf conflicted with the company's dress code, which the clothing chain has since changed.

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at 10:09 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

AP Interview: Thomas Bach says IOC will not reopen 2022 bid race after Oslo's withdrawal

LONDON - The IOC will not reopen the bidding process for the 2022 Winter Olympics, even though only two cities are left in the troubled race following Oslo's withdrawal.

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at 08:46 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

Hong Kong police warn pro-democracy protesters not to occupy government buildings

HONG KONG - Hong Kong police warned of serious consequences if pro-democracy protesters try to occupy government buildings, as they have threatened to do if the territory's leader didn't resign by Thursday.

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at 08:48 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

US security firm reports 'malicious, fake' smartphone apps spy on Hong Kong protesters

HONG KONG - The Chinese government might be using smartphone apps to spy on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, a U.S. security firm said.

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at 08:44 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

Tropical Storm Simon forms in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast

MIAMI - Tropical Storm Simon has formed in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast.

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at 08:43 on October 02, 2014, EDT.

Police: Bomb hits passenger bus in northwest Pakistan, killing 7

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A bomb ripped through a mini-bus in northwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least seven passengers, police said.

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02.10.2014

U.S. Supreme Court takes up religious bias case over headscarf

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02.10.2014

AP Interview: Thomas Bach says IOC will not reopen 2022 bid race after Oslo's withdrawal

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02.10.2014

Hong Kong police warn pro-democracy protesters not to occupy government buildings

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02.10.2014

US security firm reports 'malicious, fake' smartphone apps spy on Hong Kong protesters

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