US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam’s message of peace, justice amid violent attacks

In this Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 photo a billboard proclaims the teachings of Islam near the Massachusetts Avenue Exit of I-93 north in Boston. Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not extremism and violent jihad. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia) (The Associated Press)

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China shows off rising power in marking WWII defeat of Japan

Chinese President Xi Jinping is displayed on a screen as Type 99A2 Chinese battle tanks take part in a parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender during World War II held in front of Tiananmen Gate in Beijing, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

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