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Jerry Springer: GOP convention ‘is just a parody of my show’

- The Washington Times

As chaos nearly erupted at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on Wednesday over Ted Cruz’s non-endorsement of Donald Trump, talk show host Jerry Springer saw what he said reminded him of the decades he’s spent presenting one of television’s most notorious programs.

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Editorials from around New England

- Associated Press

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:

Turkish soldiers are seen on the Asian side of Istanbul, Friday, July 15, 2016. A group within Turkey's military has engaged in what appeared to be an attempted coup, the prime minister said, with military jets flying over the capital and reports of vehicles blocking two major bridges in Istanbul. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told NTV television: "it is correct that there was an attempt," when asked if there was a coup. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

Turkey seizes over 2,250 institutions in post-coup crackdown

- Associated Press

In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational or health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security.

Huntington Ingalls plumbs the depths with Proteus

- Associated Press

Without a doubt, Proteus is the smallest seagoing vessel in the inventory of Huntington Ingalls Industries, but it still has managed to attract attention.

Teen continues push for rec center after brother's slaying

- Associated Press

Antwan Williams, 19, was pulling from his newly established real estate lexicon. A community land trust, he explained, is when a nonprofit organization is formed to manage a piece of property on behalf of the community.

The dead body of a migrant boy lies on the beach near the Aegean town of Ayvacik, Canakkale, Turkey, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. A boat carrying migrants to Greece hit rocks off the Turkish coast on Saturday and capsized, killing dozens, including children, according to officials. (AP Photo/Halit Onur Sandal)

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

- Associated Press

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

What can reverse southern Idaho's millennial exodus?

- Associated Press

In an episode of FX's "Louie," the titular character, played by comedian Louis CK, and his daughter Lilly attend a play set in the 1960s. As the dark drama unfolds, Louie is noticeably emotional during the climactic scene. But as he looks over, he sees his daughter glued to her phone and assumes she is texting.

Holocaust victim's son helps detective sketch mom's portrait

- Associated Press

Walter Plywaski was only a 15-year-old boy in Nazi-occupied Poland when his mother died, taken to a gas chamber in Auschwitz II-Birkenau. Plywaski doesn't have a photo of her, so for the past 70 years all he has had of her was an image in his mind.

'Low-cost' health insurance plan can carry high-risk costs

- Associated Press

Richard Sankovich is not happy about the $6,035 invoice he recently got from West Penn Hospital for what turned out to be a pulled stomach muscle, but his experience likely says more about the risks of buying a low-cost health plan than it does about high hospital costs.