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WWII grenades from German flea market blow up in summer heat
WWII grenades from German flea market blow up in summer heat

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BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany say a neighborhood was evacuated after World War II-era grenades and other munitions bought at a flea market...

Germany Hot Grenades
Germany Hot Grenades

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Police investigate in a garage Tuesday, May 30, 2017, where an explosion happened Monday afternoon Monday afternoon in the town of Hennef, western...

Nighttime, early morning bombings in Baghdad kill 27
Nighttime, early morning bombings in Baghdad kill 27

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BAGHDAD (AP) — A massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad and a rush hour car bomb in another...

Hearings open in Navalny vs. Usmanov defamation case
Hearings open in Navalny vs. Usmanov defamation case

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MOSCOW (AP) — A judge in the defamation case between Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny and multi-billionaire Alisher Usmanov on Tuesday struck...

Death toll from thunderstorm in Moscow climbs to 16
Death toll from thunderstorm in Moscow climbs to 16

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MOSCOW (AP) — The death toll from a powerful thunderstorm in Moscow and its suburbs has reached 16 as dozens still remain in hospital, Russian...

Shares in British Airways' parent company tumble
Shares in British Airways' parent company tumble

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LONDON (AP) — Shares in British Airways' parent company have tumbled after a catastrophic IT failure stranded thousands of passengers during a holiday...

Taxi strike across Spain to protest Uber, Cabify services

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MADRID (AP) — Taxi drivers across Spain's are striking to protest the increase in cars run by private companies offering cheaper, mobile ride-hailing...

Philippine military: City siege was start of extremist plan
Philippine military: City siege was start of extremist plan

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MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The militants who have besieged much of a southern Philippine city over the past week include foreign fighters and local...

Insidious but overlooked: Back-bay flooding plagues millions
Insidious but overlooked: Back-bay flooding plagues millions

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OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — Marty Mozzo gets a gorgeous show each night when the sun sets over wetlands near his property on the bay side of a barrier...

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

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PANAMA CITY (AP) — Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, a onetime U.S. ally who was ousted as Panama's dictator by an American invasion in 1989,...

Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83
Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

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PANAMA CITY (AP) — Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, a onetime U.S. ally who was ousted as Panama's dictator by an American invasion in 1989,...

Manuel Noriega, Panamanian military dictator, dies at 83

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Manuel Noriega, the Panamanian military dictator who often played opposing sides of Cold War-era political battles, until he was ousted by his...

Australia plans to ban pedophiles from traveling overseas
Australia plans to ban pedophiles from traveling overseas

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia plans to ban convicted pedophiles from traveling overseas in what the government said Tuesday is a world-first...

Kim Jong Nam murder suspect asks her parents to pray for her
Kim Jong Nam murder suspect asks her parents to pray for her

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A suspect in the poisoning death of the North Korean leader's half brother wrote to her parents from jail, asking them to...

Bomb kills 13, hurts 24 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

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BAGHDAD (AP) — A car bomb exploded outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad just after midnight on Monday, killing 13 people and wounding...

Navy SEAL killed in Fleet Week parachute accident identified
Navy SEAL killed in Fleet Week parachute accident identified

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Navy SEAL who fell to his death when his parachute failed to open during a Fleet Week demonstration over the Hudson River...

City clash fuels fear of IS foothold in southern Philippines
City clash fuels fear of IS foothold in southern Philippines

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MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Militants who have laid siege to a southern Philippines city had been planning a spate of attacks during the holy month of...

Asian shares weaker as investors await economic data
Asian shares weaker as investors await economic data

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were weaker on Tuesday as investors stayed on the sideline before the release of a raft of economic data...

S. Africa’s president has survived rape trial, corruption charges and bids to oust him

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JOHANNESBURG — South African President Jacob Zuma, a political survivor, beat a weekend bid to topple him by members of the governing African National...

The Latest: Philippine military says foreign fighters killed
The Latest: Philippine military says foreign fighters killed

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MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on militant violence in a southern Philippine city (all times local): 8 a.m. The Philippine military chief says...

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