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A selection of AP offerings that are especially good reads, shareable, consumer-friendly, or likely to generate talk or buzz. Please see the News Digest and News Coverage Advisory 2:15 GMT for top stories and other highlights.

DEPENDENT ON TECHNOLOGY - Confluence of computer outages could foreshadow challenges facing tech-dependent world. SENT: 720 words, photo.

BRITAIN-CHILD ABUSE - Opening public inquiry, judge says scale of child sexual abuse has stunned Britain. SENT: 280 words. UPCOMING: Developing.

BRITAIN-SUBWAY STRIKE - Take a hike, ride a bike: London's commuters make do as famed Tube subway shut down by strike. SENT: 440 words, 26 photos. UPCOMING: Developing.

INDIA-JOBS SCAM - India's top court orders federal inquiry into jobs scam said to be linked to nearly 50 deaths. SENT: 600 words, photos.

PEOPLE-ARIANA GRANDE - Police investigating singer Ariana Grande doughnut lick; she apologizes for saying "I hate America." SENT: 520 words, photo.

NEW ZEALAND-AC/DC PHIL RUDD - AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd sentenced to home detention for threatening to kill, drugs possession. SENT: 580 words, photo.

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SPAIN SAN FERMIN - 5 injured as thrill-seekers take part in 3rd bull run of Pamplona's San Fermin festival. SENT: 22 photos, 200 words as SPAIN-RUNNING OF THE BULLS.

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US BONDED TRAGEDY - Separate slayings unite Detroit father, suburban grandfather as they help launch foundation. SENT, with 770 words as BONDED BY TRAGEDY and photos.

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PIER SHOOTING-IMMIGRATION - A vibrant medical device saleswoman has become the newest face of the immigration reform movement as politicians seize upon her death to argue for tighter border controls. By Janie Har and Elliot Spagat. UPCOMING: 700 words by 4 p.m., photos.

KKK ADOPT A HIGHWAY -- The state of Georgia appeals a judge's ruling that the state's refusal to let a Ku Klux Klan group participate in a highway cleanup program violated the organization's right to free speech. UPCOMING

CONFEDERATE FLAG-COUNTRY MUSIC -- Country artists are struggling to articulate their feelings about the Confederate flag's history and symbolism amid heightened debate following the recent massacre at a South Carolina church. UPCOMING with photos.

TV-SHARK WEEK-PRODUCTS -- The 28-year-old Shark Week has taken on a more serious tone this year, considering a spate of bites off summer beaches, but that hasn't put a damper on product frenzy, including some that sets proceeds aside for shark education and ocean conservation. UPCOMING.


Updated : 2021-09-17 19:37 GMT+08:00