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Mexican experts rush to inspect quake-damaged buildings
Mexican experts rush to inspect quake-damaged buildings

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — In quake-stricken Mexico City, hundreds of architects and engineers are rushing to do triage, diagnose and classify some very...

Another earthquake jolts Mexico; damage reported in Oaxcaca state

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MEXICO CITY — A new earthquake sent Mexico City residents streaming onto the streets early Saturday, creating more alarm in a country still trying to...

North Korea minister says country's nuclear force is "a war deterrent" to end US nuclear threat and prevent US invasion

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea minister says country's nuclear force is "a war deterrent" to end US nuclear threat and prevent US invasion.

North Korea minister says if innocent Americans are harmed by suicide attacks, "Trump will be held totally responsible"

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea minister says if innocent Americans are harmed by suicide attacks, "Trump will be held totally responsible"

US North Korea
US North Korea

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In this image provided by the U.S. Air Force, a U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Ellsworth...

On the hunt: Lithuanians race to pick wild mushrooms
On the hunt: Lithuanians race to pick wild mushrooms

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VARENA, Lithuania (AP) — Hundreds of Lithuanians ran around with baskets and buckets Saturday in a southeastern pine forest. Why you ask? It's the...

North Korea minister calls Trump "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania" who is holding "the nuclear button."

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea minister calls Trump "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania" who is holding "the nuclear button.

North Korea minister says Trump's insult makes 'our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland inevitable all the more.'

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea minister says Trump's insult makes 'our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland inevitable all the more.

APTOPIX United Nations General Assembly
APTOPIX United Nations General Assembly

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North Korea Minister for Foreign Affairs Ri Yong Ho speaks during the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at...

Italy Politics Five Star Movement
Italy Politics Five Star Movement

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Five Stars Movement founder Beppe Grillo talks from the stage during a movement's meeting in Rimini, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Italy's...

Italy's 5-Star party picks its next candidate for premier
Italy's 5-Star party picks its next candidate for premier

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ROME (AP) — Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement opened a new phase in its quest for the country's premiership Saturday by choosing Luigi Di Maio...

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...

Syria says victory is in sight over terrorists
Syria says victory is in sight over terrorists

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out...

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...

The Latest: Death toll reaches 305 in central Mexico quake
The Latest: Death toll reaches 305 in central Mexico quake

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on earthquakes in Mexico (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Officials say the death toll from this week's magnitude 7.1...

Russia Kalashnikov Statue
Russia Kalashnikov Statue

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In this photo taken on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, Salavat Shcherbakov, sculptor, the author of the monument to Russian firearm designer Mikhail...

Italy Fashion Missoni
Italy Fashion Missoni

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Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton is interviewed prior to the Missoni womens Spring/Summer 2018/19 fashion collection, presented in Milan, Italy,...

Yemen rebels pardon journalist after death sentence

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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni Shiite rebel officials say a prominent journalist who was sentenced to death over accusations of collaborating with a...

Death toll from this week's central Mexico earthquake tops 300

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Death toll from this week's central Mexico earthquake tops 300.

Russia Kalashmikov Statue
Russia Kalashmikov Statue

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In this Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 photo, a boy plays plays by the metalwork on the plinth of the sculpture of St. George fighting a dragon with an...

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