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AP Photographer Killed, Reporter Wounded in Afghanistan

Afghan officials said a policeman shot two foreign female journalists Friday, killing one and critically wounding the other.   The dead journalist was identified as 48-year old Anja Niedringhaus, an awarding winning German photographer who was working for the Associated Press. AP reporter Kathy Gannon was in stable condition after being wounded twice.   Authorities say the policeman has been arrested. The motive for the attack is not known.   The incident on the eve of...

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