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Muslims keep up shrine boycott despite Israeli concessions

AP World News - 1 hour 45 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Muslim leaders urged the faithful on Tuesday to keep up their prayer protests and avoid entering a contested Jerusalem shrine, even after Israel dismantled metal detectors that initially triggered the tensions. 2017-07-25T04:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T08:57:32-04:00
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Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

AP World News - 1 hour 45 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese lawmakers questioned Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in parliament for a second day Tuesday about a cronyism scandal, with some opposition members accusing him of testifying falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. 2017-07-25T04:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T08:57:21-04:00
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Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks

AP World News - 1 hour 45 min ago
MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says a meeting between Donald Trump's son-in-law and the chairman of a Russian bank did not occur on Kremlin orders. 2017-07-25T02:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:57:28-04:00
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Arrested Russian's wife denies U.S. charge he is global hacking mastermind

Reuters World News - 2 hours 3 min ago
ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - The wife of an alleged Russian hacker facing extradition from Spain to the United States has told Reuters he is being held in solitary confinement and that he denies the accusation that he masterminded one of the world's biggest spam networks.
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Turkey's Erdogan rails against 'agents', fuelling Germany dispute

Reuters World News - 2 hours 7 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan stoked a dispute with NATO ally Germany on Tuesday, warning of Western agents "roaming free" in Turkey and telling those who threaten the country with embargoes to be ready for the consequences.
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Parents of UK baby Charlie Gard to return to court: Daily Mail

Reuters World News - 2 hours 19 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard will return to the London High Court on Tuesday for a hearing to decide whether their son should have his life support withdrawn at home or in hospital, the Daily Mail newspaper reported on its website.
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Reporter Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech

AP World News - 3 hours 45 min ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivered his second state of the nation speech to a joint session of Congress on Monday, vowing to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism. The tough-talking president also insisted he would not hold peace talks with communist rebels because of continuing attacks. 2017-07-25T02:29:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:29:42-04:00
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Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

AP World News - 3 hours 45 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese lawmakers questioned Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in parliament for a second day Tuesday about a cronyism scandal, with some opposition members accusing him of testifying falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. 2017-07-25T02:42:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:42:23-04:00
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Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP World News - 3 hours 45 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T02:49:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:49:55-04:00
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Turkey's Erdogan says signatures signed on Russian defense system

Reuters World News - 3 hours 58 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has made progress in plans to procure an S-400 missile defense system from Russia and signatures have been signed, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.
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Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10 - police

Reuters World News - 4 hours 44 sec ago
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A speed boat capsized off Indonesia's Borneo island on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people with several others believed missing, police and rescue officials said.
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China urges halt to oil drilling in disputed South China Sea

Reuters World News - 4 hours 33 min ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry has urged a halt to oil drilling in a disputed part of the South China Sea, where Spanish oil company Repsol had been operating in cooperation with Vietnam.
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Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP World News - 4 hours 45 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T01:45:00-04:00 2017-07-25T05:45:56-04:00
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Israel dismantles metal detectors from key Jerusalem shrine

AP World News - 4 hours 45 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Tuesday dismantled metal detectors it installed a week earlier at a contested Jerusalem shrine, hoping to defuse a crisis with the Muslim world, including security ally Jordan, the Muslim custodian of the holy site. 2017-07-25T01:13:00-04:00 2017-07-25T05:13:30-04:00
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China backs joint energy development with Philippines in disputed sea

Reuters World News - 5 hours 12 min ago
MANILA (Reuters) - China's foreign minister on Tuesday said he supported the idea of joint energy ventures with the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea, warning that unilateral action could cause problems and damage both sides.
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Spanish policeman attacked on Morocco border, man arrested

Reuters World News - 5 hours 47 min ago
MADRID (Reuters) - A man was detained on Tuesday after attacking a policeman on the border between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla with a large knife, a source from the local government said.
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Mumbai building collapse kills at least four, many feared trapped

Reuters World News - 6 hours 23 min ago
MUMBAI (Reuters) - A four-storey building housing a nursing home in the suburbs of the Indian city of Mumbai collapsed on Tuesday, killing at least four people with more than 30 feared trapped, fire and police officials said.
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Car bomb kills seven civilians in Egypt's North Sinai: army

Reuters World News - 6 hours 34 min ago
CAIRO (Reuters) - Seven civilians, including two young children, were killed by a car bomb that exploded at a security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula on Monday, Egypt's army spokesman said.
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Israel dismantles metal detectors from key Jerusalem shrine

AP World News - 6 hours 45 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel began Tuesday to dismantle metal detectors it installed a week earlier at a contested Jerusalem shrine, hoping to defuse a crisis with the Muslim world, including security ally Jordan, the Muslim custodian of the holy site. 2017-07-24T22:42:00-04:00 2017-07-25T02:42:36-04:00
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Lawmakers accuse Japan PM of false denial in school scandal

AP World News - 6 hours 45 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is being questioned in Parliament about a cronyism scandal after opposition lawmakers alleged he testified falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. 2017-07-24T22:30:00-04:00 2017-07-25T02:30:47-04:00
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