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A shooting in the heart of the University of Central Arkansas’ campus killed two students and wounded a third person, authorities said early Monday.

A suspected U.S. missile strike on the house of a Taliban commander inside Pakistan near the Afghanistan border killed up to 20 people Monday, Pakistani intelligence officials said.

The government will begin doling out $125 billion to nine major banks this week as part of its effort to contain a growing financial crisis, a top Treasury official said Monday.

An 8-year-old boy died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while firing an Uzi submachine gun under adult supervision at a gun fair.

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