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Tunisia overwhelmed, divided over returning extremists
Tunisia overwhelmed, divided over returning extremists

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KELIBIA, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's unhappy distinction as one of the world's primary jihadi exporters is coming home to haunt the country, where young...

Japanese cult also used VX; survivor recounts how it felt
Japanese cult also used VX; survivor recounts how it felt

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TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese religious cult that carried out a deadly nerve gas attack on Tokyo's subways in 1995 also experimented with the VX nerve agent...

Royal Bank of Scotland has lost money for 9 straight years
Royal Bank of Scotland has lost money for 9 straight years

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LONDON (AP) — Royal Bank of Scotland has lost money for nine consecutive years after it set aside another 4 billion pounds ($5 billion) in the fourth...

Car bomb kills 2 soldiers, wounds 3 others in Afghanistan

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a suicide car bomb has killed at least two soldiers and wounded three others in southern Helmand...

Fans in Japan rush to get Murakami book with esoteric title
Fans in Japan rush to get Murakami book with esoteric title

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TOKYO (AP) — Fans of Haruki Murakami rushed to Japanese bookstores Friday to get his latest work with an esoteric title. "Kishidancho Goroshi," or...

Kenya cleared for direct flights to the US after a decade

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says Kenya has complied with international safety standards and can have direct flights...

US envoys try to lower Mexico tensions as Trump amps them up
US envoys try to lower Mexico tensions as Trump amps them up

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Mexico with promises of cooperation and closer...

India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges
India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges

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LUCKNOW, India (AP) — The director of an Indian company that claimed it was selling the world's cheapest smartphone was arrested Thursday on fraud...

Far-right candidate sees a France sans kippas, headscarves
Far-right candidate sees a France sans kippas, headscarves

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PARIS (AP) — No more Muslim women in the Metro wearing the latest in headscarf attire. No more young Jewish boys in kippas dashing into the bakery for...

Israel denies work visa to Human Rights Watch official
Israel denies work visa to Human Rights Watch official

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities have rejected a request from Human Rights Watch to grant a work permit to its regional director, accusing the...

Australians doubt Trump's commitment to its traditional ally
Australians doubt Trump's commitment to its traditional ally

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Some Australians foresee trouble in their country's traditionally strong alliance with the United States because of what...

US changes rules of engagement for Mosul fight in Iraq
US changes rules of engagement for Mosul fight in Iraq

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SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Browning juggled phone calls on an overstuffed sofa in a small village south of Mosul. His...

China's Recon buys $100M majority stake in Millennium Films
China's Recon buys $100M majority stake in Millennium Films

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HONG KONG (AP) — China's footprint in Hollywood is expanding following a wire and cable maker's purchase of a controlling stake in independent studio...

Asian stocks fall amid Trump trade policy fears, strong yen
Asian stocks fall amid Trump trade policy fears, strong yen

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TOKYO (AP) — Asian markets slipped in muted trading Friday amid worries over U.S. trade policies that may affect regional economies. A stronger yen...

Cuba a year from getting new, non-Castro president
Cuba a year from getting new, non-Castro president

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HAVANA (AP) — If all goes as expected, in exactly one year President Raul Castro will hand responsibility for Cuba's faltering economy and aging,...

The Latest: Japanese cult also used VX nerve gas
The Latest: Japanese cult also used VX nerve gas

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the killing of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in...

Homeland Security chief: No use of military for deportations
Homeland Security chief: No use of military for deportations

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Seeking to tamp down growing unease in Latin America, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly pledged Thursday that the United...

Police say the half brother of North Korea's leader who was killed in a Malaysian airport had nerve agent on his face

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Police say the half brother of North Korea's leader who was killed in a Malaysian airport had nerve agent on his face.

Philippine officials say an opposition senator and leading critic of the president has been arrested on drug charges

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine officials say an opposition senator and leading critic of the president has been arrested on drug charges.

Study: Global warming is shrinking river vital to 40M people
Study: Global warming is shrinking river vital to 40M people

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DENVER (AP) — Global warming is already shrinking the Colorado River, the most important waterway in the American Southwest, and it could reduce the...

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