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Gambia's defense chief supports new president
Gambia's defense chief supports new president

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BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — The chief of Gambia's defense forces pledged his allegiance Friday to the new president, while the leaders of Guinea and...

Prince William to leave job as air ambulance pilot
Prince William to leave job as air ambulance pilot

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LONDON (AP) — Prince William will soon leave his job as an air ambulance helicopter pilot to spend more time on royal duties. Kensington Palace said...

Timing of Mexico drug lord's extradition seen as political
Timing of Mexico drug lord's extradition seen as political

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's abrupt exit to face charges in the U.S. marks the probable end of the career of Mexico's most notorious...

In time of troubles, Davos organizers send in the clown
In time of troubles, Davos organizers send in the clown

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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — With an ear-piercing whistle, a professional clown in the crowd startles to order a conference room full of some of the...

Ex-UK Treasury chief George Osborne joining BlackRock

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LONDON (AP) — Former British Treasury chief George Osborne is to join investment management firm BlackRock as an adviser. The firm says Osborne will...

IS in Syria destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra
IS in Syria destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra

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BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants have destroyed parts of the second-century Roman amphitheater and an iconic monument known as the Tetrapylon in...

Marathon bombing film productions won't detail tax credits
Marathon bombing film productions won't detail tax credits

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BOSTON (AP) — Hollywood films about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings shot on location last year to bring the story to the silver screen, but not all...

Many still missing at site of deadly Iran building collapse
Many still missing at site of deadly Iran building collapse

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescue teams in the Iranian capital worked through the night and into the day Friday to try and reach firefighters and other...

New Mexico targets Takata, auto makers over faulty air bags
New Mexico targets Takata, auto makers over faulty air bags

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas has announced a lawsuit against Japanese manufacturer Takata and a long list of...

Turkish army: IS attack kills 5 Turkish soldiers in Syria

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ISTANBUL (AP) — The Islamic State group on Friday killed five Turkish soldiers and wounded nine others in a car bomb attack in a northern Syrian town,...

The Latest: 10 survivors pulled out of avalanche-hit hotel
The Latest: 10 survivors pulled out of avalanche-hit hotel

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FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Firefighter spokesman Luca Cari...

Brazil investigates crash that killed Car Wash probe judge
Brazil investigates crash that killed Car Wash probe judge

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SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian authorities on Friday were investigating a plane crash that killed the Supreme Court justice in charge of a major corruption...

Joy erupts as Italian rescuers pull out avalanche survivors
Joy erupts as Italian rescuers pull out avalanche survivors

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FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — With cheers of joy, rescue crews pulled survivors from the debris of an avalanche-crushed hotel in central Italy on Friday, an...

Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh?
Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh?

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh, and why does he refuse to step down? As regional leaders flew in for last-ditch...

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world
Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players. And it's not just all the tattoos. In a tennis world...

The Latest: UK's Hammond puts some Brexit blame on Blair
The Latest: UK's Hammond puts some Brexit blame on Blair

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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local): 3.10 p.m. Britain's Treasury chief, Philip...

Royal Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London
Royal Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London

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LONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal Navy on Friday removed and detonated a still-dangerous World War II bomb whose discovery in the River Thames shut down a...

Correction: Davos-The Latest story

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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — In a story Jan. 19 about the World Economic Forum, The Associated Press reported erroneously that WTO director-general...

UNESCO: 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed
UNESCO: 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed

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PARIS (AP) — UNESCO says about a third of the ancient city of Aleppo has been destroyed during the war in Syria. The United Nations cultural...

China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990
China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990

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BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in three decades in 2016 as Beijing braces for a trade battle with U.S. President-elect...

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