• In this file photo taken on Feb. 12, 2016, North Korean defectors wearing masks of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attend a rally against North Korea's rocket launch and nuclear test in Seoul, South Korea. For much of the world, North Korea is known as an isolated enclave of prison camps, poverty and hunger. But for tens of thousands of defectors scattered across South Korea and living underground in China, it’s a complicated memory of their home they left behind. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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  • A logo for The Associated Press is seen at its headquarters in New York on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. AP's earnings rose 30 percent last year as the news cooperative recorded a huge tax gain and cut costs to help offset a revenue downturn reflecting the long-running financial woes plaguing newspapers and other media. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

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  • U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon speaks to reporters at the federal building in Chicago, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, after former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert was sentenced to more than a year in prison in the hush-money case that included accusations Hastert sexually abused teenagers while coaching high school wrestling.   (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)  MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES; CHICAGO TRIBUNE OUT

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  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally Monday, April 25, 2016, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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  • In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, leaves federal court in New York. A federal appeals court has ruled, Monday, April 25, 2016,  that New England Patriots Tom Brady must serve a four-game "Deflategate" suspension imposed by the NFL, overturning a lower judge and siding with the league in a battle with the players union. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

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