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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 2:11pm

The Latest: NKorea official calls US efforts a 'wild dream'

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. efforts to curb North Korea's nuclear program (all times local):...

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 2:02pm

The Latest: Macron meets French survivor of Nazi massacre

PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on the French presidential election (all times local):...

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

Pakistan: Thousands of activists rally against PM Sharif

ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Thousands of supporters of Pakistan's popular opposition leader Imran Khan have rallied in the capital Islamabad to call for the resignation of the country's prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, over his alleged corruption....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 1:52pm

Russia seeks arrest of former Ukraine prime minister

MINSK, Belarus (AP) -- Russia has sent a request to the international police agency Interpol for the arrest and extradition of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, claiming he killed Russian soldiers in Chechnya in the 1990s....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 1:32pm

Pope urges Egypt imams to teach and preach tolerance, peace

CAIRO (AP) -- Pope Francis urged Egypt's leading imams on Friday to teach their students to reject violence in God's name and preach messages of peace and tolerance instead, forging ahead with a delicate visit to the Arab world's most populous country following a spate of deadly Islamic militant attacks against Christians....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 1:29pm

A look at Macedonia's deepening political turmoil

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- Macedonia has fallen back into political crisis, a chapter frighteningly illustrated by images of protesters rushed into parliament and leaving several lawmakers bloodied....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 12:28pm

Macedonian opposition chief shuns emergency political talks

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- Macedonia's opposition chief rejected the president's call for emergency party leaders' talks Friday, hours after demonstrators - mostly supporters of the country's dominant conservative party - invaded parliament and assaulted opposition lawmakers....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 12:08pm

US urges new sanctions on NKorea and warns of catastrophe

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United States called for new sanctions on North Korea Friday and threatened to punish international companies doing banned business with the pariah nation's nuclear and missile programs. Doing nothing could be "catastrophic," top diplomat Rex Tillerson told a special U.N. Security Council session he chaired....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 11:49am

Erdogan: 'Fresh page' for US relations with Trump

ISTANBUL (AP) -- Turkey's president says a "fresh page" in Turkish-American relations can be opened with President Donald Trump's administration, as high-level dialogue has intensified since January....

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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 - 3:53am

AP FACT CHECK: US anti-missile system in S. Korea has limits

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Neat certainties are rare in the North Korean nuclear crisis, which for decades has simmered and occasionally boiled over, without resolution....

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