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3 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian island
3 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian island

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MILAN (AP) — Italian firefighters working through the night, sometimes digging by hand, freed a 7-month-old baby Tuesday and then his two older...

Macron heads East hoping to stop flow of cheaper workers
Macron heads East hoping to stop flow of cheaper workers

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is pushing for tighter European rules to protect workers in France and other prosperous...

Moroccans shaken by links to extremist attacks in Europe
Moroccans shaken by links to extremist attacks in Europe

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RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco has long considered itself a haven of stability in a volatile region and a key ally in the fight against Islamic...

Iran says only 5 days needed to ramp up uranium enrichment
Iran says only 5 days needed to ramp up uranium enrichment

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

Detention of famous director upsets Russia's artistic world
Detention of famous director upsets Russia's artistic world

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MOSCOW (AP) — In a move that sent a shockwave through Russia's art community, investigators on Tuesday detained a prominent theater director famous for...

Italy Earthquake
Italy Earthquake

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8-year-old Mattias is carried on a stretcher after being rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building in Casamicciola, on the island of Ischia, near...

APTOPIX Italy Earthquake
APTOPIX Italy Earthquake

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Rescuers pull out 7-month boy Pasquale from the rubble of a collapsed building in Casamicciola, on the island of Ischia, near Naples, Italy, a day after...

France wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks
France wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks

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PARIS (AP) — France wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks like the one in which a mentally unstable man drove into two Marseille bus...

Romania Disabled People Work Protest
Romania Disabled People Work Protest

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A disabled man crosses the street in his wheelchair while taking part in a protest outside the Labour Ministry in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Aug. 22,...

South African rhino breeder readies online auction of horns
South African rhino breeder readies online auction of horns

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — An online auction of 264 rhino horns will start Wednesday after a South African court ordered the government to hand over a permit...

Romania Disabled Protest
Romania Disabled Protest

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A disabled man sits in his wheelchair while taking part in a protest outside the Labour Ministry in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. Hundreds...

Lebanon says it has driven IS from most of Syria border area

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Lebanese military is now in control of over 80 percent of the areas previously held by the Islamic State group along the border with...

Denmark: DNA test underway to see if body was reporter's
Denmark: DNA test underway to see if body was reporter's

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police say they have combed a Baltic Sea coast where a headless torso was found without finding new evidence in their...

Angola's dos Santos to quit after 38 years in power
Angola's dos Santos to quit after 38 years in power

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Angolans vote Wednesday in an election that will see President Jose Eduardo dos Santos quit after nearly four decades in power. Yet...

Poland to boost defenses by training student volunteers
Poland to boost defenses by training student volunteers

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's Defense Ministry is starting a new program to boost the nation's defenses by offering military training to university...

German police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets
German police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets

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BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have seized thousands of tablets of the party drug ecstasy in the shape of Donald Trump's head, a haul with an...

4 accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operations
4 accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operations

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BANGKOK (AP) — One major U.S. Navy collision may be an accident. Twice in two months could be a coincidence. Or it could point to a bigger failing in...

Pentagon chief, in Baghdad, says militants are 'on the run'
Pentagon chief, in Baghdad, says militants are 'on the run'

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BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday he is confident that U.S.-backed Iraqi forces will finish off the Islamic State militants...

Instant divorce unconstitutional, India’s top court rules

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NEW DELHI — India’s top court has ruled that Muslim men can no longer instantly divorce their wives, in a closely watched case that has divided opinion...

Germany Trump Ecstacy
Germany Trump Ecstacy

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This undated picture provided by Polizeiinspektion Osnabrueck police shows an ecstasy pill. German police say they have seized thousands of ecstasy...

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