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Sep 20, 2018

The Latest: Moon to discuss with Trump war-end declaration
Moon says he'll discuss with Trump the end-of-war declaration

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Sep 20, 2018

New landslide kills 15, buries houses in Philippines
A massive landslide buried dozens of homes near a central Philippine mountain, killing at least 15 people and sending rescuers scrambling to find survivors after some sent cellphone text messages pleading for help

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Sep 20, 2018

Uganda's pop star politician Bobi Wine put into police van on arrival from US, lawyer says
Uganda's pop star politician Bobi Wine put into police van on arrival from US, lawyer says

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Sep 20, 2018

Shiites across Mideast mark Ashoura, mourning saint's death
Shiites mark Ashoura, annual commemoration mourning of 7th century death of Hussein, Prophet Muhammad's grandson

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Sep 20, 2018

North Korea's Kim wants new summit with Trump soon to continue denuclearization
South Korea's Moon told journalists Kim wants a summit soon and is ready for external inspectors.

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Sep 20, 2018

German anti-abortion activist loses case against injunctions
The European Court of Human Rights has rejected a German anti-abortion activist's freedom of speech case against injunctions ordering him to cease referring to abortions performed by various doctors as "aggravated murder"

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Sep 20, 2018

Afghan official: Taliban attacks kill 5 in central province
Afghan official: Taliban launch coordinated attacks in central Ghazni province, killing 5 security personnel

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Sep 20, 2018

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un wants a summit with President Trump soon to speed up denuclearization, South Korea says
South Korean leader Moon Jae-in was speaking after returning from three-day summit with his North Korean counterpart in Pyongyang. There, Kim promised to dismantle a key nuclear site if the United States also takes "steps." This is a developing story. It will be updated.

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Sep 20, 2018

Jack Ma scraps his pledge to create 1 million U.S. jobs. But was it ever serious?
Ma blamed the U.S.-China trade war, but it's unlikely Alibaba could have delivered in any case.

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Sep 20, 2018

South Korea's Moon: Kim Jong Un wants US sec. of state to come to Pyongyang for nuke talks, and quick summit with Trump
South Korea's Moon: Kim Jong Un wants US sec. of state to come to Pyongyang for nuke talks, and quick summit with Trump

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Sep 20, 2018

EU says Airbnb will comply with demands to clarify pricing
European Union officials say Airbnb agrees to clarify pricing and booking system in response to complaints

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Sep 20, 2018

Kim, Moon join hands on peak of sacred North Korean volcano
On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North

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Sep 20, 2018

EU looks to Egypt, Africa for help with migrant challenge
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is urging the European Union to enter talks with Egypt to help stem the flow of migrants entering Europe from Africa

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Sep 20, 2018

Hezbollah leader boasts group has ‘highly accurate' missiles
Lebanese Hezbollah leader boasts group possesses ‘highly accurate' missiles despite Israel's attempts to prevent this

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Sep 20, 2018

Congo publishes final list of presidential candidates
Congo publishes final list of presidential candidates as Bemba, Katumbi excluded

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Sep 20, 2018

New landslide kills 10, buries houses in Philippines
A massive landslide buried dozens of homes near a central Philippine mountain Thursday, killing at least 10 people and sending rescuers scrambling to find survivors after some sent cellphone text messages pleading for help

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Sep 20, 2018

Girl critical after 2nd shark attack on same Australian isle
A young girl has been attacked by a shark at the same Great Barrier Reef area in Australia as a woman who was mauled a day earlier

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Sep 20, 2018

Jack Ma scraps his pledge to create million U.S. jobs. But was it ever serious?
Ma blamed the U.S.-China trade war, but it's unlikely Alibaba could have delivered in any case.

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Sep 20, 2018

Taiwan tracing US gun company owner accused of sex with girl
Taiwan says it is looking for the owner of a Texas company that makes untraceable 3D-printed guns who is wanted on an arrest warrant tied to an accusation that he had sex with an underage girl

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Sep 20, 2018

Dutch police: 4 children killed in crash between train, bike
Dutch police say that four children have been killed and two people seriously injured in a collision between a train and a cargo bike

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Sep 20, 2018

Indian police arrest man for allegedly raping his daughter
Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping his daughter for 4 years in western India

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Sep 20, 2018

New landslide kills at least 6, buries houses in Philippines
A landslide has buried dozens of homes near a central Philippine mountain, setting off a scramble to find survivors in the unstable mound of earth after some people sent texts pleading for help

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Sep 20, 2018

Dutch police say four people killed, two seriously injured in collision between train and cargo bike carrying children
Dutch police say four people killed, two seriously injured in collision between train and cargo bike carrying children

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Sep 20, 2018

Austria urges EU to launch migrant talks with Egypt
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is urging the European Union to enter talks with Egypt to help stem the flow of migrants entering Europe from Africa

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Sep 20, 2018

Jack Ma withdraws his pledge to create million U.S. jobs. But was it ever serious?
Ma blamed the U.S.-China trade war, but it's unlikely Alibaba could have delivered in any case.

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Sep 20, 2018

Indian flight returns after passengers ill by pressure loss
A Jet Airways flight has returned to Mumbai, India's financial capital, after dozens of passengers complained of ear pain and nose bleeding due to loss in cabin pressure.

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Sep 20, 2018

New landslide kills at least 4, buries houses in Philippines
A massive landslide has buried dozens of homes near a central Philippine mountain, setting off a scramble to find survivors in the unstable mount of earth after some people sent texts pleading for help

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Sep 20, 2018

Kim, Moon raise hands on North Korea's sacred volcano
On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North

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Sep 20, 2018

Making, drinking arak a source of national pride in Lebanon
In Lebanon, arak drinking and making gets a jolt as producers seek to lure young drinkers

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Sep 20, 2018

Peru's Congress backs referendum after threat of closure
Facing closure, Peru's Congress has backed a proposal for a referendum on anti-corruption measures

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Sep 20, 2018

The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu
Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

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Sep 20, 2018

Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing $60 million
Japanese digital currency exchange hacked; $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies missing

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Sep 20, 2018

Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader

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Sep 20, 2018

Jack Ma kills pledge for a million U.S. jobs. Analysts say it was bogus anyway.
Evidence suggests Alibaba could not have delivered on Ma's promise.

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Sep 20, 2018

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe re-elected as head of ruling party, paving way for up to three more years as Japan's leader
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe re-elected as head of ruling party, paving way for up to three more years as Japan's leader

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Sep 20, 2018

North Korea is now under minimum pressure
Arms control experts are underwhelmed by North Korea's latest concessions.

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Sep 20, 2018

Vietnam jails teacher to 14 years over attempted subversion
A court in northern Vietnam has sentenced a former primary schoolteacher to 14 years in prison after finding him guilty on charges of attempting to overthrow the communist government

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Sep 20, 2018

Politics, pride in leaders trip to ‘sacred' N. Korea volcano
There is no more sacred place in North Korea than Mount Paektu — and getting South Korean President Moon Jae-in to go there is a propaganda coup unlike any other

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Sep 20, 2018

Abe's third term: A chance for constitutional change?
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to be re-elected by his ruling Liberal Democratic Party to a third term as its leader, paving the way for him to become prime minister for up to three more years

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Sep 20, 2018

Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped
After Hurricane Maria, hundreds of Puerto Ricans with treatable ailments like bedsores and kidney problems died agonizing deaths after going without proper medical care

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Sep 20, 2018

AP PHOTOS: For Puerto Rico's poor, hurricane was heavy blow
AP PHOTOS: Hurricane Maria pushed thousands of impoverished Puerto Ricans to the brink of despair as they struggled for food and housing, diapers and medicine

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Sep 19, 2018

Doctor gets life term in Hong Kong over yoga ball killings
An anesthesiologist convicted of killing his wife and daughter by placing a leaking yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide in their car has been sentenced to life in prison in Hong Kong

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Sep 19, 2018

Rains set off landslide, burying several in mid-Philippines
At least 3 people died and several are feared buried in a landslide during heavy rains in the central Philippines

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Sep 19, 2018

Rains set off landslide burying several in mid-Philippines
At least 3 people died and several are feared buried in a landslide during heavy rains in the central Philippines

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Sep 19, 2018

Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day
On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North

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Sep 19, 2018

The Latest: Stone marker has wrong dates for Moon's visit
Seoul says North Korea carved the wrong date on a stone marker commemorating South Korean President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang

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Sep 19, 2018

FEMA chief considered quitting as feud with Homeland Security secretary boiled over
The clash between Brock Long and Kirstjen Nielsen has distracted from what's seen thus far as a successful federal response to Hurricane Florence.

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Sep 19, 2018

Trump's trade war bring unexpected boom for knockoff designer bags from China
It's a good time to be in the shadowy business of making fake designer purses.

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Sep 19, 2018

Trump's trade war brings unexpected boom for knockoff designer bags from China
It's a good time to be in the shadowy business of making fake designer purses.

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Sep 19, 2018

The Latest: Moon advocates unity in speech to North Koreans
South Korean President Moon Jae-in in a speech to a North Korean crowd called for all Koreans to no longer live in separation and to build a future of peace and prosperity together

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Sep 19, 2018

UN backs anti-graft investigator in standoff with Guatemala
The U.N. secretary-general is rejecting a Guatemalan request to name a new head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the Central American nation

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Sep 19, 2018

Mexico's rights agency faults army in fuel-theft killings
Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says soldiers executed two men and planted rifles on their bodies during a 2017 shootout between authorities and fuel thieves in the central state of Puebla

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Sep 19, 2018

Woman in critical condition after Barrier Reef shark attack
Officials say a woman is in critical condition after she was mauled by a shark on Australia's Great Barrier Reef

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Sep 19, 2018

North Korea leader offers to dismantle nuclear test site — but only after U.S. acts
President Trump called the outcome of the Korean summit ‘very exciting,' but many experts remain skeptical.

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Sep 19, 2018

Trump suggested a wall across the Sahara, according to Spain's foreign minister
Josep Borrell said Trump had compared the situation in northern Africa and the Mediterranean to that along the U.S. border with Mexico.

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Sep 19, 2018

UN names special envoy to handle Venezuela's growing exodus
The United Nations has announced a special envoy to handle the growing number of Venezuelan migrants flooding into surrounding countries

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Sep 19, 2018

Justice Dept. examining whether employee violated ethics rules
Paralegal was secretly recorded by activist group suggesting she could search databases.

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Sep 19, 2018

UN says Colombia's coca production surges to record high
A United Nations report says cultivation of the plant used to make cocaine has reached an all-time high in Colombia, adding pressure on President Ivan Duque to resume an aerial spraying program suspended by his predecessor over health concerns

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Sep 19, 2018

A German roofer working on a cathedral found a message in bottle, written by his grandfather
The note from 1930 hoped for "better times soon to come."

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Sep 19, 2018

Somali officials: Airstrike kills or hurts several al-Shabab
Somali officials: Airstrike kills or wounds several al-Shabab leaders; children reported dead

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Sep 19, 2018

With a calmer Syria, Hezbollah may reduce its fighters there
The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militia says his group may reduce the number of its fighters in Syria because of an easing of the conflict

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Sep 19, 2018

German police halt forest eviction after journalist dies
Authorities in western Germany say they're suspending the eviction of protesters from a disputed forest after a journalist fell to his death Wednesday

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Sep 19, 2018

Mexico commemorates victims of deadly quakes
Mexico is commemorating victims of two deadly Sept. 19 earthquakes, one in 1985 that left at least 9,500 dead and another just last year that killed more than 360

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Sep 19, 2018

Terrorism is down worldwide, but State Department says Iran maintains ‘near-global reach'
In an annual report, the State Department said attacks were down 23 percent. But it castigated Iran as the leading state sponsor of terrorism.

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Sep 19, 2018

Paraguay suspends judges over sentence for abusive priest
Paraguayan authorities say they have suspended three judges who gave a priest convicted of abusing a 14-year-old a minor sentence

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Sep 19, 2018

Deputy to ISIS leader Baghdadi is sentenced to death by Iraqi court
Ismail al-Ithawi was the highest-ranking member of the Islamic State to stand trial in Iraq.

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Sep 19, 2018

Woman found dead the same day she was scheduled to appear in court with alleged abuser
Navy Chief Petty Officer Andrea Washington, with a distinguished military career, was found dead Monday.

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Sep 19, 2018

UN: Colombia coca production surges to record high
A United Nations report finds that cultivation of the plant used to make cocaine has reached an all-time high in Colombia

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Sep 19, 2018

Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence
Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law have been released from a prison after a court suspends their prison sentences sets them free pending appeal hearings

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Sep 19, 2018

At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo
At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo; overcrowded boats are common

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Sep 19, 2018

Putin says Russia perfected weapons based on Syria campaign
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the military's combat experience gained in Syria has helped develop new weapons systems

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Sep 19, 2018

Hungary summons Spanish ambassador over xenophobia charge
Hungary's foreign ministry has summoned the Spanish ambassador because of comments by the Spanish foreign minister charging Hungary with xenophobia and other criticism

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Sep 19, 2018

EU opens investigation into how Amazon uses data
EU authorities open preliminary antitrust investigation into Amazon

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Sep 19, 2018

Russia to study Israeli data related to downed plane
The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted Israel's offer to share detailed information about its air raid, during which a Russian reconnaissance plane was accidentally downed by Syrian air defenses

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Sep 19, 2018

Inquest hears attacker near UK Parliament had violent past
An inquest into the death of five people in an extremist attack last year on the British parliament has revealed that the attacker had a history of violence and heavy drinking

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Sep 19, 2018

He was arrested as a dissident in Malaysia. He now defends the leader who once jailed him.
"It's a surreal experience," said Malaysia's finance minister, Lim Guan Eng.

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Sep 19, 2018

London bridge attacker had history of violence, drinking
An inquest into the death of five people in an extremist attack last year on the British parliament has revealed that the attacker had a history of violence and heavy drinking

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Sep 19, 2018

Rwanda's president to newly freed prisoners: Be careful
Rwanda's president to newly freed prisoners: Be careful or find yourselves back behind bars

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Sep 19, 2018

Azerbaijan loses defamation case against French journalists
An appeals court has upheld a lower court decision throwing out a case brought by the country of Azerbaijan which accused two French journalists of defamation for calling the country a "dictatorship."

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Sep 19, 2018

Frites, chips, fries, whatever Europeans want to call them — they're shrinking
Potatoes will be smaller after drought and heat stunted crops in Europe.

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Sep 19, 2018

Climate change is making fries shorter
Belgian frites and British chips will be smaller after drought and heat stunted potato crops in Europe.

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Sep 19, 2018

India bans instant divorce by Muslim men
India's government approves an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce

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Sep 19, 2018

France to create a memorial museum for victims of terrorism
French President Emmanuel Macron has pledged to create a memorial museum to honor the victims of terrorism

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Sep 19, 2018

The Army is trying to find criminal conduct among immigrant recruits, email shows
The Army said it halted discharges of immigrant recruits. But an email reveals an effort to find other means to expel them.

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Sep 19, 2018

The Latest: Official says Pakistan court releases Sharif
A party aide says Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law have been released from a prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after a court suspended their prison sentences while they appeal

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Sep 19, 2018

The Latest: Trump welcomes ‘tremendous progress' with NKorea
U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program

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Sep 19, 2018

Rumors, conflict challenge Ebola response in eastern Congo
Rumors, risk of conflict challenge Ebola response in eastern Congo, Red Cross official says

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Sep 19, 2018

EU chief says key parts of UK Brexit offer not good enough
European Council President Donald Tusk is warning Britain that key parts of its offer to conclude Brexit talks are not satisfactory and must be revised, just six months before the country leaves the bloc

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Sep 19, 2018

Australia proposes new laws after 'some idiot' hides needles in strawberries
In total, there were more than 100 reports of people finding needles in strawberries and other fruits, officials have said.

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Sep 19, 2018

Australia proposes new laws after ‘some idiot' hides needles in strawberries
In total, there were more than 100 reports of people finding needles in strawberries and other fruits, officials have said.

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Sep 19, 2018

Australia announces new laws after 'some idiot' hides needles in strawberries
The prank has stirred widespread concern among Australian shoppers.

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Sep 19, 2018

What Putin whispers in Trump's ear
According to a new book by a Washington Post reporter, Putin plays on the idea that Trump's staff is undermining him.

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Sep 19, 2018

As Trump escalates trade war, China's second-in-command is defiant
Premier Li Keqiang said the country will thrive despite "obstacles."

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Sep 19, 2018

Police break up Muslim gatherings in Indian-held Kashmir
Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir have fired tear gas and used batons to break up religious processions marking the Muslim month of Muharram

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Sep 19, 2018

Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist
An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals

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Sep 19, 2018

‘The Apprentice' book excerpt: At CIA's ‘Russia House,' growing alarm about 2016 election interference
When President Trump visited the agency on his second day in office, he stood several floors below the point of origin for a probe that would define his first 18 months in office.

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Sep 19, 2018

Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal
Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major rebel stronghold

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Sep 19, 2018

Region in Ukraine's west bans Russian-language books, movies
A regional council in western Ukraine has passed a motion to ban all Russian-language books, films and songs in the region

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Sep 19, 2018

Poland used to be okay with Trump. Then, he posted a photo.
"The message is clear: Americans do not respect Poles," one researcher argued.

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Sep 19, 2018

AP Analysis: In North and South Korea, 2 views of summit
AP Analysis: In North Korea, summit is portrayed as proof Kim Jong Un is firmly leading the way, while in South Korea, relief and hope are mixed with wariness.

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