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Brazil Rio Violence
Brazil Rio Violence

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Residents walk past an armored vehicle at the Rocinha favela, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Shootouts erupted in several areas of...

Turkey warns Kurdish leaders on vote as parliament convenes
Turkey warns Kurdish leaders on vote as parliament convenes

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ISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish parliament convened Saturday for an extraordinary session to renew a mandate to allow the military to intervene in Iraq and...

Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat
Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to...

Switzerland Eye Contact
Switzerland Eye Contact

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Two unidentified people looking at each other in the eye during the World's Biggest Eye Contact Experiment 2017, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Saturday,...

India Hindu Festival
India Hindu Festival

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An artisan gives final touches to an idol of Hindu goddess Durga for the upcoming Durga Puja festival in Allahabad, India, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. The...

Germany Orchestra
Germany Orchestra

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Musicians play at the "Symphonic Mob" event, Berlin's largest spontaneous orchestra at the Mall of Berlin, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. More...

German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home
German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

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BERLIN (AP) — A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group's campaign against West...

Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police
Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's central government and regional Catalan authorities tussled Saturday over who controls the regional police force that...

Bangladesh Myanmar Attacks
Bangladesh Myanmar Attacks

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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, center, visits newly arrived Rohingya Muslims at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh,...

US-backed SDF says it took Syria's largest gas field from IS

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BEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-backed Syrian fighters captured Saturday the country's largest gas field from the Islamic State group in an eastern province that...

In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters
In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters

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BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her supporters to keep up the momentum in the final hours before Sunday's national election, urging...

Bottega Veneta embraces the now at Milan Fashion Week
Bottega Veneta embraces the now at Milan Fashion Week

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MILAN (AP) — It's a season of celebration and commemoration at Milan Fashion Week, in its fourth day Saturday. Angela Missoni marks 20 years as...

World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan?
World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan?

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked...

The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution
The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution

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LONDON (AP) — Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth — and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass...

APTOPIX France Protest
APTOPIX France Protest

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A woman dressed like the French Revolution outfit holds a flag during a protest over the president's labor reform in Paris, France, Saturday, Sept. 23,...

South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected
South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.2 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday close to where the...

Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district
Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — In the stylish Condesa neighborhood, young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But...

London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city
London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

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LONDON (AP) — London's mayor said Saturday that people angry about the decision by transit authorities to strip Uber of its license to operate in the...

The Latest: Catalonia refuses to give police over to Spain
The Latest: Catalonia refuses to give police over to Spain

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the conflict between the Spanish government and officials in the country's Catalonia region over plans for a...

Germany Soccer Bayern Oktoberfest
Germany Soccer Bayern Oktoberfest

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Player of FC Bayern Munich Corentin Tolisso arrives at the at the Oktoberfest beer festival in Munich, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017.

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