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Tribes hope Trump's 'America first' helps first Americans

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BOSTON (AP) — Native Americans hope President Donald Trump doesn't forget America's first inhabitants as he promises to put "America first." Tribes...

5 arrested in Kiev clash between nationalists, police

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MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Five people have been detained and one policeman injured in a clash between Ukrainian nationalist demonstrators and police...

Ex-officials: Israeli leader spurned secret peace offer
Ex-officials: Israeli leader spurned secret peace offer

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister turned down a regional peace initiative last year that was brokered by then-American Secretary of State John...

Pope to parish: Pontiff pick not always smartest cardinal
Pope to parish: Pontiff pick not always smartest cardinal

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ROME (AP) — Pope Francis says cardinals don't always choose "the most intelligent" of their lot to be pontiff. A child asked Francis during a papal...

Voters in Ecuador choosing between change, continuity
Voters in Ecuador choosing between change, continuity

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QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuadoreans are choosing Sunday between a candidate who vows to continue President Rafael Correa's populist platform or one of...

Blast in Somalia kills 34 in Mogadishu marketplace
Blast in Somalia kills 34 in Mogadishu marketplace

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MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's new president visited victims wounded by the Mogadishu car bomb that on Sunday killed 34. President Mohamed...

US vice president visits former Nazi concentration camp
US vice president visits former Nazi concentration camp

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DACHAU, Germany (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence paid a somber visit to the site of the Dachau concentration camp on Sunday, walking along the...

Europeans wonder if Trump will act on Pence's reassurances
Europeans wonder if Trump will act on Pence's reassurances

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MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was the latest in a trio of high-ranking Trump emissaries to tell European allies in person that the...

Swedes scratch heads at Trump's suggestion of major incident
Swedes scratch heads at Trump's suggestion of major incident

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HELSINKI (AP) — Swedes have been scratching their heads and ridiculing President Donald Trump's remarks that suggested a major incident had happened in...

Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS from western Mosul
Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS from western Mosul

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HAMAM AL-ALIL, Iraq (AP) — U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a major air-and-ground offensive Sunday to retake western Mosul from Islamic State...

Mattis to decide soon on troop levels in Afghanistan
Mattis to decide soon on troop levels in Afghanistan

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he will make some decisions soon on whether to recommend an increase in...

Gambia's new president commits to end human rights abuses
Gambia's new president commits to end human rights abuses

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BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — As Gambia enters a new era of democracy, President Adama Barrow has reiterated his commitment to ending human rights abuses in...

UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran linger
UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran linger

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fighter jets screaming overhead and theatrical explosions marked the opening of an arms show Sunday in Abu...

French foreign minister warns Russia on election meddling

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PARIS (AP) — France's foreign minister is denouncing possible Russian meddling in the French presidential campaign as "unacceptable." Jean-Marc...

French voters protest corruption amid troubled campaign

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PARIS (AP) — French activists are demonstrating against corruption amid a presidential campaign marked by a fake jobs investigation and other legal...

Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists growing up
Takes a village: 'Greek Freak' got many assists growing up

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — He was just a scrawny, hungry kid, the son of migrants from Nigeria, trying to survive in Sepolia, a modest Athens neighborhood....

Pope laments plight of child soldiers in Congo fighting
Pope laments plight of child soldiers in Congo fighting

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has expressed dismay about clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo he described as "violent and brutal." In...

Islamic extremists denounce Somalia's new president

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MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A commander of Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels denounced the country's recent election of a new president and vowed to...

Pence says US to hold Russia accountable, stand with NATO
Pence says US to hold Russia accountable, stand with NATO

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MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday conveyed a message to jittery partners that the Trump administration will "hold Russia...

Italy's Renzi resigns as party chief, seeks renewed mandate
Italy's Renzi resigns as party chief, seeks renewed mandate

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ROME (AP) — Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi resigned on Sunday as leader of his fractious Democratic Party in a bid to win a fresh, stronger...

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