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Turkey pointed the finger of blame at Islamic State jihadists Wednesday after suicide bombers armed with automatic rifles attacked Istanbul's main international airport, killing 41 people, including foreigners. Witnesses described scenes of terror and panic on Tuesday evening as the attackers began shooting indiscriminately and then blew themselves up at the entrance to Ataturk airport, one of Europe's busiest hubs. The assault, which comes at the start of Turkey's crucial tourist season, was the latest in a wave of attacks in Istanbul and the capital Ankara blamed either on Islamic State (IS) jihadists or Kurdish rebels.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a story June 28 about a marijuana legalization initiative qualifying for the California ballot, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Teamsters Union was opposed. Teamsters lobbyist Barry Broad said the union initially had concerns and helped pay for polling on behalf of the opposition campaign, but it recently voted to take a neutral stance on the initiative.