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A fire roadblock is made during a protest on a main street in London, late Friday, July 28, 2017. Protesters angry over the death of a young black man following a police chase have clashed with riot police in London, throwing bottles and fireworks and setting garbage cans on fire. (Lauren Hurley/PA Wire via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 7:42 am
LONDON (AP) — Protesters angry over the death of a young black man following a police chase have clashed with riot police in London, throwing bottles and fireworks and setting garbage cans on fire. The clashes broke out on the streets of east London late Friday as police tried to disperse the...
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FILE - In this file photo dated 1917, wounded Canadian and German World War One soldiers help one another through the mud during the Battle of Passchendaele, in Passchendaele, Belgium. Monday July 31, 2017, marks the centennial of the start of the World War I battle of Passchendaele which barely moved the frontline and thus became a metaphor for the folly of warfare. (AP Photo/FILE)
July 29, 2017 - 5:26 am
YPRES, Belgium (AP) — Monday marks the centennial of the start of the Third Battle of Ypres, an Allied offensive launched in Belgium that became a metaphor for the folly of warfare. Belgium's King Philippe and Queen Mathilde are expected to join Britain's Prince Charles, Prince William and the...
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A man reads the morning newspaper displaying the front-page story of the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif by Supreme Court at a stall in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, July 29, 2017. A top leader from the ruling party of deposed Prime Minister Sharif says a meeting of the party's lawmakers has been convened to consider who will be the country's next premier. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
July 29, 2017 - 5:21 am
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The ruling party of deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will choose his successor Saturday, a day after Pakistan's Supreme Court removed the premier from office after finding that he and his family concealed their assets, officials said. The move comes amid a serious political...
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July 29, 2017 - 5:03 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard said Saturday a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier fired a warning shot in an "unprofessional" confrontation with Iranian vessels, the official IRNA news agency reported. IRNA quoted a statement from the Guard as saying that the USS Nimitz and an...
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July 29, 2017 - 4:31 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state news agency is reporting that a U.S. navy aircraft carrier has fired a warning shot in an "unprofessional" confrontation with Iranian vessels. A Saturday report by the official IRNA news agency says the USS Nimitz and an accompanying ship came near an Iranian oil...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, March 15, 2016, file photo, a Sri Lankan couple walk on the Galle Face green as the China Port City project is seen behind in Colombo, Sri Lanka. A Chinese company said Tuesday it will resume construction of a $1.5 billion port city project in Sri Lanka, about a year after it was suspended because of questions about its environmental impact. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)
July 29, 2017 - 4:25 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government on Saturday signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70 percent stake in a $1.5 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repaying a Chinese loan obtained to build the facility. The agreement comes after a nearly six-month...
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July 29, 2017 - 3:54 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government on Saturday signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70-percent stake in a $1.5 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repaying a Chinese loan obtained to build the facility. The agreement comes after a nearly six-month...
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This Friday, July 28, 2017, photo distributed by the North Korean government on Saturday, July 29, 2017, shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Saturday the second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated his country can hit the U.S. mainland, hours after the launch left analysts concluding that a wide swath of the United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now in range of North Korean weapons. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 3:26 am
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of its second intercontinental ballistic missile (all times local): 3:55 p.m. South Korea says it plans to hold talks with the United States on increasing the warhead limit for South Korean missiles following North Korea's second...
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, speaks as he presides over a meeting of the National Security Council at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, early Saturday, July 29, 2017. North Korea test-fired on Friday what the U.S. believes was its second intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew longer and higher than its first ICBM launched earlier this month, officials said. (Yonhap via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 3:20 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear weapons program is beginning to pose a grave challenge for liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose dovish proposals for engagement have been met by silence and two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in less than a...
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, speaks as he presides over a meeting of the National Security Council at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, early Saturday, July 29, 2017. North Korea test-fired on Friday what the U.S. believes was its second intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew longer and higher than its first ICBM launched earlier this month, officials said. (Yonhap via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 3:14 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear weapons program is beginning to pose a grave challenge for liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose dovish proposals for engagement have been met by silence and two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in less than a...
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