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 2018-06-25 07:17 

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Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave...

BANGKOK (AP) — Multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave complex in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but officials said Monday they beli......

 2018-06-25 06:47 

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AP PHOTOS: Traveling off the map on the Trans-Sahara highway...

ASSAMAKA, Niger (AP) — On the map, it links Algeria's Mediterranean coast to the distant Atlantic shore in Nigeria. Along the way, however, the Trans-Sahara highway frequently deteriorates from bla......

 2018-06-25 06:44 

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AP PHOTOS: Nameless migrant erases his history with silence...

ARLIT, Niger (AP) — The migrant holds a pole for hours on end, mutely standing or crouching....

 2018-06-25 06:31 

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Walk or die: Algeria abandons 13,000 migrants in the Sahara...

ASSAMAKA, Niger (AP) — Algeria has abandoned more than 13,000 migrants in the Sahara Desert over the past 14 months, expelling them without food or water and forcing them to walk for hours or even ......

 2018-06-25 06:16 

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Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is set to extend his rule with sweeping powers after winning landmark presidential and parliame......

 2018-06-25 04:05 

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AP PHOTOS: Incan festival pays homage to sun across Andes...

CUZCO, Peru (AP) — Long before electricity, ancient Incans relied on one sole energy source to power their daily lives: the sun....

 2018-06-25 04:02 

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Mexico's Anaya hopes to narrow gap in presidential race...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Ricardo Anaya's supporters see him as a wunderkind — intelligent, eloquent and able to work a stage like a polished TED speaker. Detractors call him a treacherous and calculating......

 2018-06-25 03:44 

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Removal of North's artillery from border under discussions...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's prime minister says the rival Koreas are discussing the relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery systems away from the tense Korean border....

 2018-06-25 03:40 

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Indonesia identifies location of sunken ferry...

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The chief of Indonesia's national search and rescue agency says it has identified the location of a ferry that sunk in a deep volcanic crater lake a week ago with some 200......

 2018-06-25 03:37 

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Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave...

BANGKOK (AP) — Rescuers are planning a second attempt Monday to try to get through a small, flooded passage inside a Thai cave to search for 12 boys and their soccer coach who entered the cave two ......

 2018-06-25 03:17 

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Australia and Vanuatu to negotiate security treaty...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says it will negotiate a security treaty with Vanuatu, weeks after the Australian prime minister warned China against building a military base on the South Paci......

 2018-06-24 22:18 

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DJ Calvin Harris stoked by Harry Kane nod to 'One Kiss'...

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Harry Kane led England into the round of 16 at the World Cup then gave a nod to Scottish DJ Calvin Harris....

 2018-06-24 21:46 

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Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead...

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's presidency is reporting a "deeply unfortunate killings across a number of communities" in central Plateau State as one report cites police as saying 86 people are de......

 2018-06-24 21:30 

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Sweden player condemns racist abuse after World Cup loss...

KRASNODAR, Russia (AP) — Sweden midfielder Jimmy Durmaz says the racist abuse aimed at him over social media following the 2-1 loss to Germany at the World Cup has been "completely unacceptable."...

 2018-06-24 21:15 

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36 dead in militia attack on village in central Mali: Group...

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A community militia killed 32 civilians in an attack on a village in central Mali then returned shortly after Malian soldiers left and killed four more, the head of the West Afr......

 2018-06-24 20:44 

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Sources: Salah considering retiring from national team...

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Mohamed Salah told Egypt team officials and teammates that he is considering retiring from international play because he is angry about being used as a political symbol whi......

 2018-06-24 18:36 

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Libyan coast guard intercepts 450 migrants bound for Europe...

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's coast guard intercepted Sunday some 460 African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores, a spokesman said....

 2018-06-24 18:10 

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Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures...

MOSCOW (AP) — Despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia, the head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he doesn't expect FIFA to suspend his players....

 2018-06-24 16:57 

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San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Five restaurants in San Francisco have opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees aspiring to be chefs to showcase their cuisines and culinary s......

 2018-06-24 16:53 

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Activists: US to rebels in south Syria don't expect support...

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces advanced deeper into the southern province of Daraa Sunday under the cover of airstrikes, entering new villages amid reports that the U.S. has told rebels not......

 2018-06-24 13:41 

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UK's Prince William begins politically delicate Mideast trip...

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Britain's Prince William has kicked off a politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories, planning to meet with young people, refugees and......

 2018-06-24 12:47 

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The Latest: Italy's 5-Stars: Migration 'hypocrisy' must end...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on immigration into Europe (all times local):2:45 p.m.Italy's populist 5-Star Movement is demanding that European countries step up and actually take action to deal w......

 2018-06-24 11:55 

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Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal...

BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of protesters are marching through the German capital to demand an end to burning coal to produce electricity....

 2018-06-24 11:20 

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Mini-migration summit: EU nations try to resolve differences...
 2018-06-24 10:36 

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Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon'...

JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser said in an interview published Sunday that the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or w......

 2018-06-24 09:36 

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Zimbabwe rules out state of emergency after blast at rally...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's presidential spokesman is ruling out a state of emergency after an explosion at the president's campaign rally on Saturday that state media has called an assassin......

 2018-06-24 09:34 

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Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany...

BERLIN (AP) — German police say that 25 people have been injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed a building in the western city of Wuppertal....

 2018-06-24 07:44 

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2nd person dies after blast at Ethiopia rally, minister says...

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia's health minister says a second person has died after Saturday's explosion at a massive rally in the capital for the new prime minister....

 2018-06-24 06:58 

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France, Belgium seek UNESCO recognition for WWI memorials...

BRUSSELS (AP) — France and Belgium are urging UNESCO to designate scores of their World War I memorials and cemeteries as World Heritage sites as the centennial remembrance of the 1914-1918 war nea......

 2018-06-24 06:08 

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In about-face, Iraq's maverick al-Sadr moves closer to Iran...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq's parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replac......

 2018-06-24 05:07 

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Polls open in Turkey's high-stakes elections...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Polls have opened in Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's hold on power or curtail his politi......

 2018-06-24 01:25 

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Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S. China Sea tensions rise...

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation and coercion" in the South China Sea, is visiting Beijing this week as the countries increasingly spar over ......

 2018-06-24 00:16 

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New Zealand leader names daughter Neve, leaves hospital...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have named their baby daughter Neve and say they want her to grow up in a world in which she ......

 2018-06-23 21:06 

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Saudi women are on the roads and driving as ban is lifted...

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their country and steering their way through busy streets just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on......

 2018-06-23 20:46 

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AP PHOTOS: Germany salvages campaign on Day 10 of World Cup...

MOSCOW (AP) — Germany midfielder Toni Kroos scored a dramatic late winner to come from behind and beat Sweden 2-1 on Day 10 of the World Cup after the defending champions were reduced to 10 men....

 2018-06-23 19:43 

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Egypt officer who thought to break Israeli Bar Lev line dies...

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's state-owned media says the army officer credited with the idea to destroy the Bar Lev line on the Suez Canal's eastern bank during the 1973 Arab Israeli war has died....

 2018-06-23 17:13 

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As driving ban lifts, Saudi women in crosshairs of change...

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Outside a sprawling mall in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, young single men and women walk through an open-air exhibit where Saudi women and traffic police explain the ins a......

 2018-06-23 16:57 

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Debate over migrants divides EU; Mini-summit seeks solutions...

BRUSSELS (AP) — With another migrant rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean and both Italy and Malta again refusing to let it dock, European Union leaders will try to find common ground for tack......

 2018-06-23 14:23 

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The Latest: Media says Zimbabwe blast assassination attempt...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on explosion at Zimbabwe president's campaign rally (all times local):4:25 p.m.Zimbabwe's state-run media is calling the blast at President Emmerson Mnangagwa......

 2018-06-23 13:28 

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Blast as Zimbabwe president campaigns; Mnangagwa not hurt...

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe state media say an explosion has rocked a stadium where President Emmerson Mnangagwa was addressing a campaign rally. The Zimbabwe Herald reports that the president......

 2018-06-23 13:02 

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Campaign promises galore in last day before Turkish election...

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey was awash in campaign promises Saturday as politicians pressed to get voters' attention in the last remaining hours before a ban begins ahead of Sunday's critical presidentia......

 2018-06-23 12:52 

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The Latest: Spain rescues 569 migrants crossing the sea...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on immigration issues in Europe (all times local):2:50 p.m.Spanish authorities say they have rescued 569 migrants crossing the Mediterranean from North Africa to Spai......

 2018-06-23 12:35 

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Vatican convicts ex-diplomat of child porn distribution...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican tribunal on Saturday convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first su......

 2018-06-23 12:15 

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Syria army widens offensive on rebel-held areas in southwest...

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria state media and opposition activists say government troops are advancing on rebel-held areas in the country's southwestern region amid intense clashes in a widening offensive, s......

 2018-06-23 11:52 

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The Latest: Ex-Vatican diplomat convicted for child porn...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on the ex-Vatican diplomat child pornography case (all times local):1:50 p.m.The Vatican tribunal has convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to 5 ......

 2018-06-23 10:16 

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Congo says it will give Bemba diplomatic passport to return...

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's government says it will give former Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba, recently acquitted on appeal at the International Criminal Court of war crimes, a diplomatic pas......

 2018-06-23 09:30 

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A look at candidates running in Turkey's presidential race...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey is holding snap presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday — more than a year earlier than scheduled. The elections will usher in a new system of governance giv......

 2018-06-23 09:14 

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Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership...

CAIRO (AP) — Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadersh......

 2018-06-23 09:04 

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US prepares for North Korea's return of American war remains...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. military said Saturday that it was moving "assets" to a U.S. air base near South Korea's capital and to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's retur......

 2018-06-23 07:08 

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The Latest: Explosion at large Ethiopia rally for new PM...

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on rally for Ethiopia's reformist new prime minister (all times local):10:10 a.m.An explosion has disrupted a large rally by supporters of Ethiopia's new......

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