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Clinton slams Trump for comments on offensive against Islamic State
MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed her rival Donald Trump on Monday for saying that the week-old effort to re-take the Iraqi city of Mosul from the control of Islamic State was going badly.

Pennsylvania ex-attorney general gets 10-23 months in leak case
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was sentenced on Monday to 10 to 23 months in jail on her conviction on perjury, obstruction of justice and other charges related to the leaking of confidential information from grand jury proceedings.

Hired experts back claims St. Jude heart devices can be hacked
(Reuters) - Short-selling firm Muddy Waters said in a legal filing on Monday that outside experts it hired validated its claims that St. Jude Medical Inc cardiac implants are vulnerable to potentially life-threatening cyber attacks.

Obama turns focus to U.S. Congress as he campaigns for Clinton
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Sunday campaigned in the battleground state of Nevada for Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate he wants to succeed him in the White House - but he spent most of his time talking about the state's Senate race.

Dakota Access pipeline opponents occupy land, citing 1851 treaty
(Reuters) - Native American protesters on Monday occupied privately owned land in North Dakota in the path of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, claiming they were the land's rightful owners under an 1851 treaty with the U.S. government.

U.S. investigators seek cause of California bus crash that killed 13
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Federal investigators sought on Monday to determine the cause of a bus crash that killed 13 people in California over the weekend, and at least four of those who were injured remained in critical condition, officials said.