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President Donald Trump stands in front of headstones during an American Commemoration Ceremony, Sunday Nov. 11, 2018, at Suresnes American Cemetery near Paris.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
November 12, 2018 - 7:34 am
By Darlene Superville and Jill Colvin, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — For President Donald Trump in Paris, America First meant largely America alone. At a weekend commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the president who proudly declares himself a "nationalist" stood apart...
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Bhutanese twins Dawa and Nima
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November 09, 2018 - 9:57 pm
By Helen Regan and Alex Stambaugh, CNN (CNN) -- Conjoined twins who flew nearly 6,000 miles for a life-changing operation have been separated by doctors in Australia. The 15-month-old twin girls, Nima and Dawa Pelden, were joined at the stomach and had grown up facing each other, unable to move...
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Central American migrants, part of a caravan hoping to reach the U.S. gets settled in a shelter at the Jesus Martinez stadium, in Mexico City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 06, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By Sonia Perez D., Mark Stevenson and Maria Verza, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States awoke Tuesday to donations of fruit and hot coffee at a sports stadium in Mexico's chilly capital as the U.S. held midterm elections in...
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A former 94-year-old SS guard holds his walking stick at the beginning of a trial in Muenster, Germany, Tuesday, Nov.6, 2018.
Guido Kirchner/dpa via AP
November 06, 2018 - 11:37 am
By David Rising, Associated Press MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS enlisted man went on trial Tuesday in Germany, facing hundreds of counts of accessory to murder for alleged crimes committed during the years he served as a guard at the Nazis' Stutthof concentration camp. Johann...
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This combination of images made available by NASA shows areas of low ozone above Antarctica on September 2000, left, and September 2018.
November 05, 2018 - 11:44 am
By Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth's protective ozone layer is finally healing from damage caused by aerosol sprays and coolants, a new United Nations report said. The ozone layer had been thinning since the late 1970s. Scientist raised the alarm and ozone-depleting...
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Central American migrants traveling with a U.S.-bound caravan beg for money from passing cars in Cordoba, Veracruz state, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 05, 2018 - 10:31 am
By Sonia Perez D. and Mark Stevenson, Associated Press CORDOBA, Mexico (AP) — A big group of Central Americans pushed on toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for migrants seeking to get to the United States. In a...
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This combination of two pictures shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, on July 22, 2018, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Feb. 6, 2018.
AP Photo
November 05, 2018 - 10:18 am
By Matthew Lee, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's tough new sanctions on Iran took effect on Monday but eight major importers of Iranian oil were spared from immediate penalties. The sanctions target Iran's energy, financial and shipping sectors and are aimed at...
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North Korea
AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File
November 03, 2018 - 10:59 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has warned it could revive a state policy aimed at strengthening its nuclear arsenal if the United States does not lift economic sanctions against the country. The statement released by the Foreign Ministry on Friday evening said North Korea could bring back...
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A member of National Transportation Safety Committee holds the flight data recorder from the crashed Lion Air jet.
AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago
November 01, 2018 - 7:25 am
By Niniek Karmini and Andi Jatmiko, Associated Press JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Divers recovered the crashed Lion Air jet's flight data recorder from the seafloor on Thursday, a crucial development in the investigation into what caused the 2-month-old plane to plunge into Indonesian seas earlier...
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Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor Saud al-Mojeb leaves his country's consulate in Istanbul, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.
Can Erok/DHA via AP
October 31, 2018 - 10:30 am
ISTANBUL, Turkey (AP) — Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul as part of a premeditated killing, and his body was dismembered before it was removed, a top Turkish prosecutor said Wednesday. Chief Istanbul prosecutor Irfan Fidan's office...
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