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Baby rescued from rubble on quake-hit Italian resort island
Baby rescued from rubble on quake-hit Italian resort island

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MILAN (AP) — Firefighters in Italy have freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble of a house where he had been trapped with his family following a...

4 suspects in Barcelona attacks to testify in court

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MADRID (AP) — Four men arrested last week for their alleged involvement in the planning or execution of attacks in and near Barcelona that killed 15...

Iran says only 5 days needed to ramp up uranium enrichment

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's atomic chief warned Tuesday the Islamic Republic needs only five days to ramp up its uranium enrichment to 20 percent, a...

Mattis: IS militants caught in Iraq-Syria military vise
Mattis: IS militants caught in Iraq-Syria military vise

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Expelled from their main stronghold in northern Iraq, Islamic State militants are now trapped in a military vise that will squeeze them...

As NKorea vows response, US dismisses calls to pause drills
As NKorea vows response, US dismisses calls to pause drills

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OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea (AP) — As North Korea vowed "merciless retaliation" against U.S.-South Korean military drills it claims are an invasion...

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US Mattis Iraq

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In this Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis stands as he waits for Netherlands Minister of Defense Jeanine...

Divers search McCain's flooded compartments for 10 sailors
Divers search McCain's flooded compartments for 10 sailors

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SINGAPORE (AP) — Navy and Marine Corps divers will enter flooded compartments on the USS John S. McCain to search for 10 sailors missing after the...

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Afghanistan US Trump

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FILE - In this June 10, 2017 photo provided by Operation Resolute Support, U.S. Soldiers with Task Force Iron maneuver an M-777 howitzer, so it can be...

Lebanon launched third phase of attack against IS militants

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Lebanese Armed Forces say they have launched the third phase of a broad offensive to capture areas controlled by the Islamic State...

India's top court: Instant divorce among Muslims unlawful

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NEW DELHI (AP) — India's Supreme Court said Tuesday that the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives is unconstitutional and...

The Latest: Divers to search flooded McCain compartments
The Latest: Divers to search flooded McCain compartments

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SINGAPORE (AP) — The Latest on the collision between the USS John S. McCain guided missile destroyer and an oil tanker east of Singapore (all times...

Afghan reaction mixed on Trump's tough-talking speech
Afghan reaction mixed on Trump's tough-talking speech

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghans are welcoming U.S. President Donald Trump's harsh words for Pakistan in a speech on his new strategy for the war-torn...

Italy Earthquake
Italy Earthquake

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People disembark in the harbor of Pozzuoli, part of the Metropolitan City of Naples, southern Italy, early Tuesday, August 22, 2017, after an earthquake...

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains
Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains

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BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week's gathering of central...

Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains
Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street gains

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BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to this week's gathering of central...

Denver soon to license pot clubs, but few may open
Denver soon to license pot clubs, but few may open

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DENVER (AP) — Colorado's largest city is on the brink of licensing some of the nation's first legal marijuana clubs. But Denver's elaborate hurdles...

Former sect member has been trying to expose group for years

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A former member of a military-style Christian sect says that for years she's been trying to draw attention to the New Mexico...

Navy orders 7th Fleet review amid search for 10 from McCain
Navy orders 7th Fleet review amid search for 10 from McCain

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SINGAPORE (AP) — The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet after the USS John S....

On Afghanistan's front lines, US commanders await more men
On Afghanistan's front lines, US commanders await more men

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TACTICAL BASE GAMBERI, Afghanistan (AP) — Deep in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan, on the front lines against Taliban and Islamic State fighters,...

The Latest: Spain says man slain by cops was terror driver
The Latest: Spain says man slain by cops was terror driver

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the Spain attacks (all times local): 4:10 a.m. Spanish police says they have "scientific...

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