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Royal Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London
Royal Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London

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LONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal Navy on Friday removed and detonated a still-dangerous World War II bomb whose discovery in the River Thames shut down a...

Correction: Davos-The Latest story

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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — In a story Jan. 19 about the World Economic Forum, The Associated Press reported erroneously that WTO director-general...

UNESCO: 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed
UNESCO: 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed

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PARIS (AP) — UNESCO says about a third of the ancient city of Aleppo has been destroyed during the war in Syria. The United Nations cultural...

China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990
China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990

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BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in three decades in 2016 as Beijing braces for a trade battle with U.S. President-elect...

Japan PM pledges 'unchanging' allegiance to US under Trump
Japan PM pledges 'unchanging' allegiance to US under Trump

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday that he plans to visit the U.S. as soon as possible to meet with incoming U.S. President...

Farmers battered by Thailand floods find a golden upside
Farmers battered by Thailand floods find a golden upside

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BANG SAPHAN, Thailand (AP) — Nature regularly taunts the farmers of Thailand by flooding their fields, but this time she's tossed some of them a...

Philippine protesters ask Duterte to stay away from Trump

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Left-wing and Muslim activists urged Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a noisy protest to keep his promise of charting...

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump's inauguration
Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump's inauguration

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian markets were mixed in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's...

Paramount inks $1B film co-finance deal with 2 Chinese firms
Paramount inks $1B film co-finance deal with 2 Chinese firms

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HONG KONG (AP) — Paramount Pictures said Friday it has inked a co-financing deal with two Chinese companies for the Hollywood studio's slate of movies...

Silence, mourning since fatal crash turn to hope at Chapeco
Silence, mourning since fatal crash turn to hope at Chapeco

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CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — Silence and mourning are slowly being replaced by boisterous fans and hope. As the Chapecoense club rebuilds after the air...

Samsung to announce cause of Galaxy Note 7 fire on Jan. 23
Samsung to announce cause of Galaxy Note 7 fire on Jan. 23

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said Friday it will announce on Jan. 23 the reason why its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones overheated and...

Mexican drug lord El Chapo lands in New York to face charges
Mexican drug lord El Chapo lands in New York to face charges

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Infamous Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who twice escaped from maximum-security prisons in his country, was...

Captures, extraditions of Mexico drug chiefs in recent years
Captures, extraditions of Mexico drug chiefs in recent years

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Top Mexican drug cartel bosses captured, killed or extradited in recent years: ___ Jan. 19, 2017: World's most powerful drug lord...

Lack of Latinos in Trump Cabinet draws ire for 'setback'
Lack of Latinos in Trump Cabinet draws ire for 'setback'

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's decision not to appoint any Latinos to his Cabinet is drawing fierce criticism from Hispanics,...

A look at notable dates in Mexico's decade-old drug war
A look at notable dates in Mexico's decade-old drug war

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A look at key events in Mexico's war on drugs following the extradition of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. — Dec. 11, 2006:...

UK court rejects bid for bridge to be recognized as sport
UK court rejects bid for bridge to be recognized as sport

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LONDON (AP) — London Bridge may cross The Thames, but it won't fly as a sport. British players who wanted the card game recognized as a sporting...

Italy crews work through night after avalanche hits hotel
Italy crews work through night after avalanche hits hotel

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FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews who reached the four-star mountain resort on skis found only eerie silence Thursday after a huge avalanche...

Moscow nightclub hosts early inauguration party for Trump
Moscow nightclub hosts early inauguration party for Trump

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MOSCOW (AP) — Twenty-four hours before Donald Trump was to be sworn in as president of the United States, several dozen people packed a Moscow...

Regional troops enter Gambia in effort to get Jammeh to go
Regional troops enter Gambia in effort to get Jammeh to go

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DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A West African regional force charged into neighboring Gambia late Thursday to support the country's newly inaugurated president,...

French military: Death toll in Mali base attack rises to 77

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PARIS (AP) — The death toll in a suicide attack on a Mali army camp in the African country's north has risen to 77, a French military spokesman said...

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