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New Zealand digs graves as mosque massacre toll rises to 50
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New Zealand digs graves as mosque massacre toll rises to 50

By NICK PERRY and JULIET WILLIAMS, Associated Press CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Anguished relatives were anxiously waiting Sunday for authorities to release the remains of those who were killed in massacres at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, while authorities announced the death toll from the racist attacks had risen to...

Alabama inmate stabbed to death
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Alabama inmate stabbed to death

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A state inmate has been stabbed to death in the second fatal assault at an Alabama prison within one week. The Alabama Department of Corrections said in a news release that 56-year-old Ray Anthony Little was killed after being assaulted on Friday at the Bibb County Correctional Facility in Brent. Authorities...

Prison system investigating suicide, homicide of 2 inmates
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Prison system investigating suicide, homicide of 2 inmates

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Department of Corrections said Thursday that it is investigating the apparent suicide of one inmate and the stabbing death of another. The deaths occurred days apart at separate prisons, but both come after advocacy groups raised concern about the suicide and homicide rates in state prisons. Prison officials found...

Toyota investing $750M at 5 US plants, creating 600 jobs
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Toyota investing $750M at 5 US plants, creating 600 jobs

The announcement also includes $288 million to increase annual engine capacity at Toyota's Huntsville, Alabama, facility. The plant will add 450 jobs to accommodate new four-cylinder and V6 engine production lines. Last year Toyota and Mazda announced plans to build a $1.6 billion joint-venture plant in Huntsville that will eventually employ about 4,000 people.