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FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2012 file photo, Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett speaks at a news conference, as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, background, listens in Chicago. The former CEO has been indicted on corruption charges following a federal investigation into a $20 million no-bid contract. Bennett was indicted Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, nearly four months after she resigned amid an investigation into the contract between the district and SUPES Academy, a training academy where she once worked as a consultant. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
Ex-head of Chicago schools pleads guilty in kickbacks schemeFormer head of Chicago Public Schools pleads guilty in contracts-for-kickbacks scheme
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Court reinstates lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of MuslimsCourt reinstates lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of Muslims, says media not to blame for harm
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The reconstructed cockpit of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane is seen prior to the presentation of the Dutch Safety Board presents the board’s final report into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board, during a press conference in Gilze-Rijen, central Netherlands, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
The Latest: Russian official: Dutch MH-17 report is 'biased'The Latest: Russian official says Dutch report into MH-17 downing draws a 'biased' conclusion
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EU applauds calm in Guinea vote, calls for transparencyEU observers applaud calm in Guinea presidential vote, call for transparency of results
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FILE - In this April 17, 2010 file photo, Harvard Law School professor Charles Ogletree speaks in New York. Three years ago, the justices struck down automatic life sentences with no chance of release for teenage killers. Ogletree is calling on the justices to consider banning life-without-parole sentences altogether for people who commit even the most heinous crimes before their 18th birthdays. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)
Justices hear arguments over life sentences for teenagersSupreme Court weighs applying 2012 case barring automatic life terms for teens to older cases
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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2015 file photo, Julianne Moore attends a special screening of "Freeheld" in New York. Moore has announced the formation of the Everytown Creative Council. She says it's an effort to organize the creative community to amplify the message of the movement to end gun violence. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
Julianne Moore rallies fellow actors to fight gun violenceJulianne Moore rallies entertainment industry to join movement to stop gun violence
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In this photo released by the United Nations in Cyprus (UNFICYP) on Tuesday Oct. 13, 2015, the British actor Daniel Craig, centre, speaks with UN specialist mine detecting team members at the minefields in UN controlled buffer zone in the divided island of Cyprus. Craig was on Cyprus Tuesday to inspect the United Nations' work to clear minefields, a vestige of conflict that divided this east Mediterranean island along ethnic lines. The U.N. said Craig inspected a live minefield now being cleared by a Cambodian demining team. (UNFICYP via AP )
Daniel Craig inspects the UN's demining work in CyprusDaniel Craig gives his James Bond persona a break to inspect UN's demining work in Cyprus
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In this Nov. 15, 2007 photo, Hugh Hefner smiles while signing copies of the Playboy calendar and Playboy Cover To Cover: The 50's DVD box set in Los Angeles. Playboy will no longer publish photos of nude women as part of a redesign of the decades-old magazine, according to a news report Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. Executives for the magazine company told The New York Times that the change will take place in March 2016. Playboy editor Cory Jones contacted founder and current editor in chief Hugh Hefner recently about dropping nude photos from the print edition and he agreed, the Times reported. (Ian West/PA via AP)  UNITED KINGDOM OUT
Playboy to stop running pictures of completely naked womenLess skin: Playboy to stop running pictures of completely naked women; 'It's just passe'
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Opposition head: no leniency for Roman Polanski if we ruleOpposition leader: no leniency for filmmaker Roman Polanski if we rule after Oct.25 elections
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FILE - In this June 28, 2015 file photo, Emilia Clarke arrives at the LA Premiere of "Terminator Genisys" in Los Angeles. The 28-year-old Clarke, who plays menacing, white-haired Daenerys Targaryen, aka Khaleesi, aka Mother of Dragons on "Game of Thrones," is Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive. The magazine made the announcement early Tuesday, Oct. 13.  (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive is the sultry Emilia ClarkeEsquire names sultry Emilia Clarke of 'Game of Thrones' the Sexiest Woman Alive
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