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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Zoo says a new addition is coming to join its rhinos. The zoo says Tashi, a greater one-horned rhinoceros, is pregnant and expected to give birth in the summer of 2019. The greater one-horned rhino was critically endangered and almost extinct until conservation efforts helped the population rebound to about 3,500 in India and Nepal. It is still considered vulnerable.

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The trial of a New York man charged with luring women to Massachusetts and trafficking them for sex is expected to begin in the coming week. Charles Robinson was arrested in October 2016 after allegedly luring women ages 19 and 23 from Vermont to the Berkshires with the intent of selling them for sex. He has pleaded not guilty.

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City subway ride took a turn for the painful for a group of passengers who ended up getting hit with a pepper spray discharge. Authorities say someone apparently let off the spray in a train car during an argument around 9 p.m. Saturday night. The No. 2 subway train was near the Beverly Road station in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn. Around 20 passengers were impacted, but officials say they suffered only minor injuries.

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) - As he begins the sequel to his stormy U.N. debut, President Donald Trump will again confront the dangers posed by North Korea's nuclear threat, though its shadow may appear somewhat less ominous than a year ago. Twelve months after Trump stood at the rostrum of the U.N. General Assembly and derided North Korea's Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man," the push to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula is a work in progress, although fears of war have given way to dreams of rapprochement.

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