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Gov. Hogan: Maryland, Jerusalem universities sign MOU

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, during a weeklong trade mission to Israel, says the University of Maryland, Baltimore is expanding ties...

Jordan's king re-appoints prime minister to new term

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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's King Abdullah II has re-appointed his prime minister in what is largely a formality following Sept. 20 parliamentary...

'Patch' Adams to perform for adults with disabilities

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ASHLAND, Mass. (AP) — A doctor made famous in the 1998 movie "Patch Adams" will perform as a clown at a Massachusetts learning center for adults with...

Israeli official: Gaza underground wall to be done in months
Israeli official: Gaza underground wall to be done in months

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BEERSHEBA, Israel (AP) — A senior Israeli military official on Sunday said a massive underground barrier being built along the Gaza border to defend...

2 small planes collide in air and crash in western NY

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NORTH COLLINS, N.Y. (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says two small planes collided in the air, then crashed in western New York south of...

North Korean defectors who became Chinese brides end silence
North Korean defectors who became Chinese brides end silence

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean defectors who became brides for rural Chinese men, they faced another excruciating choice when they suffered...

Turks protest assault of young nurse who wore shorts on bus
Turks protest assault of young nurse who wore shorts on bus

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ISTANBUL (AP) — Turks donned shorts and gathered in central Istanbul on Sunday to condemn the assault of a young nurse who was attacked on a bus for...

France's former grand rabbi Joseph Sitruk dies at 71
France's former grand rabbi Joseph Sitruk dies at 71

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PARIS (AP) — Joseph Sitruk, a former grand rabbi of France for more than two decades who oversaw a growth in synagogues and Jewish schools, has died...

Kuwaiti armed with hunting rifle shoots an Egyptian, Syrian

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KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwaiti police say they have arrested a man who says he accidentally shot a Syrian and Egyptian near a bloc of stores selling...

Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16
Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16

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WONSAN, North Korea (AP) — Now here's something you don't see every day: an F-16 fighter jet buzzing through the skies of North Korea and launching —...

US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki
US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki

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NEW YORK (AP) — Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror.

Investigators say a...

Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them
Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them

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WASHINGTON (AP) — As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably...

Swooping, gliding over the Alps at free-flight festival
Swooping, gliding over the Alps at free-flight festival

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SAINT HILAIRE DU TOUVET, France (AP) — In wild costumes, wingsuits and even home-made flying machines, thousands of people are gliding through the...

UK Labour leader Corbyn says he plans no purge of critics
UK Labour leader Corbyn says he plans no purge of critics

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LONDON (AP) — Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn says he doesn't plan to purge his ranks of critical lawmakers despite their failed campaign to oust...

AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination
AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — When she was younger, Tryphena Natukunda's mother discouraged her from swallowing her antiretroviral medicines among strangers...

UK leader May accused of duplicity in run-up to Brexit vote
UK leader May accused of duplicity in run-up to Brexit vote

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LONDON (AP) — A former senior British government official says Prime Minister Theresa May undermined her predecessor, David Cameron, in the run-up to...

Ohio nuclear plant operating after nearly 2 week shutdown

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OAK HARBOR, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio nuclear plant along Lake Erie is operating again after a nearly two-week shutdown.

The Davis-Besse plant east...

Swiss vote to grant new powers to intelligence services
Swiss vote to grant new powers to intelligence services

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GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters granted new powers Sunday to the country's intelligence services, allowing them to track internet activity, snoop on email...

Hollande honors Algerians who fought for French colonizers
Hollande honors Algerians who fought for French colonizers

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PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande has acknowledged the state's culpability in abandoning Algerians who fought alongside French colonial...

Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposal
Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposal

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has voiced support for Mexican bishops and citizens opposing the government's push to legalize same-sex...

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