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Zinke: Border wall 'complex,' faces geographic challenges
Zinke: Border wall 'complex,' faces geographic challenges

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Geographic and physical challenges — including the Rio Grande and threatened wildlife — will make it difficult to build the "big,...

Iraqi officials: Suicide truck bombing kills 15 in Baghdad
Iraqi officials: Suicide truck bombing kills 15 in Baghdad

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BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide truck bomb targeted a police checkpoint in southern Baghdad on Wednesday night, killing 15 people and wounding 45, according...

New Mexico hit by 'flash drought' weather phenomenon
New Mexico hit by 'flash drought' weather phenomenon

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Across New Mexico, unusually warm March weather and virtually no rain for a month combined to create a weather phenomenon...

France retools anti-extremism efforts after public failures
France retools anti-extremism efforts after public failures

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LENS, France (AP) — France's efforts to combat homegrown terrorism are in turmoil: A group home intended to turn young people away from Islamic...

Odd-looking Ronaldo bust steals the show at airport ceremony
Odd-looking Ronaldo bust steals the show at airport ceremony

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FUNCHAL, Portugal (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo has an airport named after him, but it was his odd-looking statue that attracted attention in Wednesday's...

The Latest: May says EU's bill for Brexit hasn't come due
The Latest: May says EU's bill for Brexit hasn't come due

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LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 7:15 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain has not received a multi-billion...

Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast peace deal
Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast peace deal

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DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — Arab leaders on Wednesday relaunched a peace plan that offers Israel full ties in exchange for Palestinian statehood, signaling...

Britain's Prince Charles on 3-country charm tour amid Brexit
Britain's Prince Charles on 3-country charm tour amid Brexit

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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Britain's Prince Charles arrived in Bucharest Wednesday at the start of a nine-day tour to Romania, Italy and Austria that...

Putin visits Arctic archipelago to reaffirm Russian presence
Putin visits Arctic archipelago to reaffirm Russian presence

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MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday visited an Arctic archipelago, part of Russia's efforts to reaffirm its foothold in the oil-rich...

Top EU Brexit official says Brexit would stun Churchill
Top EU Brexit official says Brexit would stun Churchill

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BRUSSELS (AP) — The top Brexit official at the European Parliament thinks British political giants such as Winston Churchill and Margaret Thatcher...

The Latest: US envoy at Arab summit: Mideast peace possible
The Latest: US envoy at Arab summit: Mideast peace possible

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DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — The Latest on the Arab summit being held in Jordan (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Donald Trump's international envoy has told...

It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce after 44 years
It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce after 44 years

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LONDON (AP) — Britain filed for divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, with fond words and promises of friendship that could not disguise the...

South Africa activist's funeral exposes divide over future
South Africa activist's funeral exposes divide over future

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The funeral of one of South Africa's leading anti-apartheid activists on Wednesday exposed the angry divide over the fate of a...

The Latest: Feds extend deadline for first border wall bids
The Latest: Feds extend deadline for first border wall bids

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the proposed U.S. border wall with Mexico (all times local): 2:10 p.m. The federal government has extended its...

Syrian experts visit critical dam spillway near main IS base
Syrian experts visit critical dam spillway near main IS base

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BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian engineers and Red Crescent officials on Wednesday visited a spillway of a key dam west of the Islamic State group's stronghold of...

Family and close friends say goodbye to George Michael
Family and close friends say goodbye to George Michael

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LONDON (AP) — Singer George Michael's publicist says his funeral has been held in London. The private funeral service took place Wednesday at Highgate...

US ambassador to UN calls Congo government 'corrupt'

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Wednesday said the U.N. is partnering with a "corrupt" government in Congo, and she...

UK police, Muslim youths link hands to mark London attack
UK police, Muslim youths link hands to mark London attack

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LONDON (AP) — Police officers, Muslim youths and hundreds of others linked hands Wednesday on Westminster Bridge to honor the four people who died in...

Montenegro welcomes US Senate NATO approval
Montenegro welcomes US Senate NATO approval

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PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro officials on Wednesday welcomed the U.S. Senate's decision to ratify its entry into NATO, calling it a great...

Turkish court orders Booking.com to be blocked

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ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish court has ordered the travel website Booking.com to be blocked in a dispute with the country's main travel agency...

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