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Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated families
Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated families

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War in August as they...

EU lawmakers miffed over new Facebook snub
EU lawmakers miffed over new Facebook snub

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BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union lawmakers are unhappy that Facebook is refusing to comply with their request to send two senior officials to testify at...

Saransk swells from building boom of World Cup proportions
Saransk swells from building boom of World Cup proportions

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SARANSK, Russia (AP) — Valerie Fayzullina expresses a hopeful sense of wonder as she stands near a wire sculpture of a soccer player, in the shadows of...

Seoul says rival Koreas agree to hold reunions of war-separated families on Aug. 20-26

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seoul says rival Koreas agree to hold reunions of war-separated families on Aug. 20-26.

'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son
'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Twenty-six days after being apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border with his son, a Brazilian man in detention says he has no idea...

Cheery and careworn, izbas epitomize Russians' pastoral soul
Cheery and careworn, izbas epitomize Russians' pastoral soul

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PODOLSK, Russia (AP) — During the World Cup, Russia is keen to show itself off as a modern power, full of the latest designs for stadiums and hotels...

Turkey heads to landmark presidential, parliamentary vote
Turkey heads to landmark presidential, parliamentary vote

By: 0 21 hr ago

ISTANBUL (AP) — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has never lost an election, is taking a gamble that will consolidate his hold on power in Turkey if...

Indonesia court sentences cleric behind attacks to death
Indonesia court sentences cleric behind attacks to death

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman was sentenced to death by an Indonesian court Friday for ordering Islamic State...

After giving birth, New Zealand leader craves mac-n-cheese
After giving birth, New Zealand leader craves mac-n-cheese

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was regaining her strength with macaroni and cheese on Friday and planned to...

China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show
China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

By: 0 Yesterday

BEIJING (AP) — A popular Chinese social media site is censoring discussion of "Last Week Tonight" and its HBO host John Oliver after he mocked Chinese...

2 Koreas discuss holding new reunions of war-split families
2 Koreas discuss holding new reunions of war-split families

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korean officials met Friday for talks on resuming reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as...

Indonesian court sentences radical cleric who instigated 2016 suicide bombing at a Starbucks, other attacks to death

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian court sentences radical cleric who instigated 2016 suicide bombing at a Starbucks, other attacks to death.

Asian stocks down as multiple trade disputes worry investors
Asian stocks down as multiple trade disputes worry investors

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks fell Friday following Wall Street losses overnight as investors were still wary over trade disputes between...

Eurozone gets deal to pave way for end to Greece's bailout
Eurozone gets deal to pave way for end to Greece's bailout

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Eurozone nations agreed on the final elements of a plan to get Greece out of its eight-year bailout program and make its massive debt...

Suu Kyi says outside hate narratives driving Myanmar tension

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A social media account run by the office of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi quotes her as saying that "hate narratives from...

Violence keeps Central Americans coming to US despite Trump
Violence keeps Central Americans coming to US despite Trump

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Nightfall in El Salvador's capital was fast approaching and Ernesto Pena was waiting for a bus that never arrived. His...

US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen
US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

LONDON (AP) — An official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain...

Pope envoy achieves truce in Nicaraguan protester stronghold

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — A Vatican ambassador and other Catholic mediators on Thursday persuaded Nicaraguan police to agree to a cease-fire in the city of...

Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can
Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis urged nations Thursday to take in as many refugees as they can integrate into their societies, but also to...

EU source: Eurozone nations agree on deal that paves way for Greece to exit its 8-year bailout program

By: 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — EU source: Eurozone nations agree on deal that paves way for Greece to exit its 8-year bailout program .

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