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    Maldives president seeks extension of state of emergency

    MALE, Maldives –  The president of the Maldives has asked Parliament to extend a state of emergency by two weeks as political turmoil continues in the...

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    Egypt: 3 troops killed in anti-militant operation in Sinai

    CAIRO –  Egypt’s military says three troops, including an officer, were killed in restive Sinai in fighting with militants. They are the first casualties Egypt has...

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    Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

    VATICAN CITY –  Pope Francis has backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his...

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    Militants in army uniforms ambush Iraqi troops near Baghdad, 27 dead

    Militants disguised as Iraqi soldiers ambushed parliamentary troops Monday north of Baghdad, leaving at least 27 dead, officials said. It is unclear who was behind the...

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    Airbnb crackdown on traffickers turning its rental homes into ‘pop-up brothels’

    Airbnb is cracking down on traffickers who turn its rental homes into “pop-up brothels” to sexually exploit vulnerable women and girls. The short-term home rental company...

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    People keep walking into glass at Apple Park

    The new Apple Visitor Center is seen in Cupertino, California,U.S., November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage – RC194681E340 Apple’s futuristic-looking new campus, known as the Apple Park,...

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    Trump challenges Oprah to run for 2020 US presidency to ‘expose and defeat’ her

    Donald Trump has dared Oprah Winfrey to enter the White House race in 2020, saying he wants her to be “exposed and defeated”. Bringing the curtain...

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    Syrian TV: Pro-government forces to enter Kurdish enclave

    BEIRUT –  Syrian state TV says pro-government forces will begin entering the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin in the country’s northwest “within hours.” The TV gave...

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    Dad's plea to save son who plotted own family's murder

    The father of a man who arranged the murders of his mother and younger brother is pleading with authorities in Texas not to execute him. Source...

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    IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

    MOSCOW –  The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia’s predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least five people were...