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Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The next version of President Donald Trump's travel ban could include new, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries....
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Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- In the stylish Condesa neighborhood, young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since a 7.1 magnitude earthquake toppled buildings just blocks away began on a somber note....
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World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan?

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked after North Korea's foreign minister said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean....
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In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters

BERLIN (AP) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her supporters to keep up the momentum in the final hours before Sunday's national election, urging a last push to try to sway undecided voters....
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French far-left leader rallies Macron critics to the streets

PARIS (AP) -- French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon rallied disaffected voters Saturday against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections, amid spreading discontent with Macron's vision of a more business-friendly economy....
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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural....
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Iran tries to reconcile Syria and Hamas, rebuilding alliance

BEIRUT (AP) -- Iran is working to restore a lost link in its network of alliances in the Middle East, trying to bring Hamas fully back into the fold after the Palestinian militant group had a bitter fall-out with Iranian ally Syria over that country's civil war....
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10 photos from Bangladesh camps, 10 stories of desperation

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) -- More than 400,000 ethnic Rohingya Muslims have poured into Bangladesh since the latest wave of violence exploded in their nearby home of Myanmar last month. The crisis has drawn global condemnation, with the United Nations and human rights groups calling on Myanmar to end what they describe as a systematic campaign of ethnic cleansing....
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Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian ultraconservative Muslim preacher hears on his car radio news of the death of Michael Jackson, the pop singer he idolized in his teens, and he becomes so distraught he crashes his car....
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Rohingya man's Myanmar escape highlights relief and regrets

TEKNAF, Bangladesh (AP) -- Nur Karim's quest for safety took him on a five-day trek through Myanmar's forests before he reached the dangerous, rain-swollen waters of the Naf River and boarded a boat to Bangladesh....
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Should the U.S. Olympic team withdraw from the 2018 Winter Games in South Korean due to safety concerns?

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