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Trump says he wants asylum seekers to pay a fee to apply

The White House did not specify a fee, nor how families fleeing poverty would pay any fee

Sri Lanka lifts social media ban imposed after Easter blasts

The government wanted to curb the spread of misinformation in the wake of the April 21 bombings at churches

Beluga whale with Russian harness raises alarm in Norway

Russia has no history of using whales for military purposes but had a training program for dolphins

FBI got tips about threat minutes before California synagogue shooting

About 100 congregants were worshipping at the Chabad of Poway near San Diego

Leaders struggle to make sense of fatal attack on California synagogue

A 19-year-old surrendered to police after bursting into Chabad of Poway, north of San Diego

‘Terrifying’: Crane falls on busy Seattle street, killing 4

The crane fell from a building on Google’s new Seattle campus

Officials: Four injured in shooting at California synagogue

There was no known threat after a man was detained in the shooting at the Chabad of Poway

South Africa marks Freedom Day; apartheid ended 25 years ago

A quarter-century ago South Africa’s blacks finally were able to vote, bringing democracy to the country

Sri Lanka militants set off bombs during raid, killing 15

The government formally banned two extremist groups purportedly linked to the attacks

Crown seeks 1-year jail term against Toronto editor convicted of promoting hate

James Sears was convicted in January on two counts of wilfully promoting hatred

Meth smoking Florida man attacks mattress in jealous rage

The sheriff’s office says Oquendo later admitted to having smoked meth

Man tosses cellphone, removed from Trump’s NRA speech

The U.S. has decided to withdraw its support for a treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade

Be wary of robot emotions; ‘simulated love is never love’

Research has shown that people have a tendency to project human traits onto robots

Sri Lanka says Easter attack leader died in hotel bombing

The attacks killed at least 250 people at churches across the city

New Zealander pleads guilty to sharing mosque shooting video

He forwarded the video to a person who he told to insert crosshairs and to include a kill count

Father of Quebec City mosque shooter says his son isn’t a terrorist

Alexandre Bissonnette was sentenced in February to life in prison with no chance of parole for at least 40 years

Small plane crash lands on top of Idaho tree, pilot rescued

Officials are trying to determine how to remove the plane

Death toll lowered to 253, Sri Lanka braces for more attacks

Sri Lankan Prime Minister says militants who may have explosives remain on the loose