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Japan PM in Kenya to launch summit on African development
Japan PM in Kenya to launch summit on African development

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has arrived in Kenya to launch the Tokyo International Summit on African Development which...

Egypt TV host shuns Twitter after pro-president poll fiasco

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CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian TV host and staunch supporter of the country's army-chief-turned-president has shut down his Twitter account after his...

Man sentenced for firing at deputy during 2015 chase

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GRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to serve at least 18 years in prison for firing upon a deputy in North Carolina and crashing into...

Anti-Islam lawmaker Wilders calls for ban on Muslim migrants

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Anti-Islam Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders, whose Freedom Party has led opinion polls in the Netherlands for months, has...

Philippines kills 11 Abu Sayyaf militants after beheading

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops killed at least 11 Abu Sayyaf militants, including an influential commander, in an assault on the...

Flood waters stabilize in India, but thousands evacuated

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VARANASI, India (AP) — About 3,000 people were evacuated in India's remote northeast after a lake created by an earlier landslide threatened to...

Hungary to build stronger anti-migrant fence, Orban says
Hungary to build stronger anti-migrant fence, Orban says

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BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary will build a new, "more massive" fence on its southern borders to defend against a possible surge in the number of...

Memories remain, mementoes left behind in family homestead
Memories remain, mementoes left behind in family homestead

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SANT'ANGELO, Italy (AP) — Rustic yet refined, the two-story villa at the foothills of the Apennines is a family treasure, embracing five centuries of...

9 injured after balloons cause Orlando mall shooting scare

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two months after a gunman killed dozens inside an Orlando nightclub, the sound of popping balloons prompted shoppers to...

Chicago Story: Trump sends GOP donors spinning
Chicago Story: Trump sends GOP donors spinning

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CHICAGO (AP) — Ron Gidwitz, Dan Webb and William Kunkler are veteran Republicans — and friends — from Chicago's political money circuit. They raised...

Judge in Stanford swimmer case switching to civil court
Judge in Stanford swimmer case switching to civil court

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge whose six-month sentence in the sexual assault case of a former Stanford swimmer has removed himself from handling...

Arizona sheriff's campaign questions contempt order timing
Arizona sheriff's campaign questions contempt order timing

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PHOENIX (AP) — The campaign manager for metro Phoenix's longtime sheriff has questioned a federal judge's timing in asking prosecutors to pursue...

Asian stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cue
Asian stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cue

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve...

Russian convicted in masterminding global online theft ring
Russian convicted in masterminding global online theft ring

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SEATTLE (AP) — The son of a Russian lawmaker has been convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and orchestrating an...

Russian convicted in masterminding global online theft ring
Russian convicted in masterminding global online theft ring

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SEATTLE (AP) — A jury has convicted a Russian man of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and orchestrating an international...

Kuwait dissolves Olympic committee, soccer association

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KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait has dissolved its Olympic committee and the country's national soccer association, further deepening an ongoing dispute...

Poll: Germans for at least partial ban on face-covering veil

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BERLIN (AP) — A poll in Germany suggests that a large majority favors at least a partial ban on the face-covering veils used by some Muslim...

Kuwaiti government employee arrested over IS online postings

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KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's Interior Ministry says a government employee has been arrested for spreading Islamic State ideology and hacking social...

Air New Zealand posts record profit but warns of competition

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's national airline on Friday posted a record profit thanks to surging tourism and lower fuel costs, but...

UN official: For Afghan women 'glass is half full'
UN official: For Afghan women 'glass is half full'

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — As the United States prepared to invade Taliban-ruled Afghanistan 15 years ago, then-First Lady Laura Bush took over her...

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