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Poles hold a Unites States flag while waiting for U.S. President Donald Trump to deliver a speech in Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, July 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
July 06, 2017 - 10:44 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Donald Trump was welcomed Thursday by an enthusiastic crowd in Warsaw that chanted his name and waved U.S. and Polish flags when he delivered an address — just as Poland's government had promised. Poland's conservative government had reportedly promised the U.S. president...
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FILE - This is a Tuesday May 23, 2017 file photo of a couple as they embrace under a billboard in Manchester in England Tuesday May 23, 2017, the day after the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande concert that left more than 20 people dead . British police said Thursday July 6, 2017, that the man who bombed an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester wasn't part of a large network, but other people involved in the attack may still be at large. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth/File)
July 06, 2017 - 9:55 am
LONDON (AP) — The attacker who bombed an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester wasn't part of a large network, but other people involved in the crime may still be at large, a senior police officer said Thursday. Russ Jackson, head of counterterrorism policing for northwest England, said police may...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:48 am
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Few people think it's funny that Nigeria's president is on extended medical leave in London for the second time this year. But Mike Asukwo sharpens his pencil as he plans his next political cartoon. "Most of the cartoons I do have political themes and so they are strong...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:47 am
MILAN (AP) — Director Franco Zeffirelli's art works and personal library have been moved from his Roman villa to his native Florence to fill a museum honoring his life's work. The museum and performing arts center will display around 500 sketches of production sets that Zeffirelli made during his...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:39 am
HELSINKI (AP) — Norway says it is returning a stolen Buddha sculpture to Myanmar that was smuggled out of the country in 2011. Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, who is visiting Myanmar, says the sculpture will be returned during his visit. He says Thursday that that the Scandinavian country...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:38 am
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Few Nigerians think it's funny that their president is on extended medical leave in London for the second time this year. But Mike Asukwo sharpens his pencil as he plans his next political cartoon. Asukwo is tackling the issue of President Muhammadu Buhari's ill health and his...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:34 am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The mentor for a Gambian student team says the five teens have been granted United States visas after initially being denied the chance to compete in a prestigious international robotics contest in Washington. Mucktarr Darboe, an education and science ministry director, said...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:32 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities were looking for at least one other suspect Thursday after raiding a half dozen sites and charging two men with terror-related offenses. However, they insisted that they have no information that an attack was imminent and that the investigation was not linked to...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:29 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Media reports in Malawi say eight people, including children, have been killed in a stadium stampede during an independence day celebration. The Daily Times, a newspaper in Malawi, reported that more than 40 people were injured in the stampede on Thursday in Lilongwe, the...
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FILE- In this Friday Jan. 13, 2017 file photo, a migrant reacts on being rescued by the MV Aquarius, after 191 people and two corpses were recovered from international waters in the Mediterranean Sea about 22 miles north of Sabrata, Libya. Europeans have made a wrong, and dangerous, turn on the Mediterranean as they try to slow the ever-growing number of migrants crossing the sea by looking for help from Libya, a country in chaos that is the jumping-off point for the hazardous journey, Amnesty International said in a report released Thursday, July 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Sima Diab, File)
July 06, 2017 - 8:59 am
ROME (AP) — European Union leaders on Thursday reaffirmed the need to help Libya prevent migrants from being smuggled to Europe, despite renewed opposition from human rights groups that such a policy is "reckless" given Libya's lawlessness. Interior ministers meeting in Tallinn, Estonia, also...
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