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Fugitive Macedonian ex-PM ‘passed through’ Montenegro

Police in Montenegro say a fugitive former prime minister who fled Macedonia while facing prison for a corruption conviction entered Montenegro from Albania but left the same day,

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The Latest: US official: American on plane from North Korea

A U.S. official says an American citizen detained last month by North Korea has been deported and is on a flight back to the United States

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Fugitive Macedonian ex-PM ‘passed through’ Montenegro

Police in Montenegro say a fugitive former prime minister who fled Macedonia while facing prison for a corruption conviction entered Montenegro from Albania but left the same day,

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Caravan migrants and worried families try to stay in touch

Thousands of migrants in the caravan traveling through Mexico have relied on social media, text messages and brief phone calls to connect with worried loved ones back home as they traverse a country that can often be deadly for migrants

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Caravan migrants and worried families try to stay in touch

Thousands of migrants in the caravan traveling through Mexico have relied on social media, text messages and brief phone calls to connect with worried loved ones back home as they traverse a country that can often be deadly for migrants

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Roadside bomb in Pakistan’s Karachi city kills 2, wounds 5

Pakistani police say a roadside bomb in the southern port city of Karachi has killed at least two people and wounded five others

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Kids’ postcards blanket Alpine glacier in eco-friendly stunt

The Swiss development and cooperation agency and partners unfurled a "compound postcard" half the size of a football field on top of the threatened Aletsch glacier that’s on track to melt to nonexistence by the end of this century if warming continues.

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Unexploded World War II bomb found in London park

Police responded to reports of a suspicious object in Hyde Park’s Serpentine Lake.

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UN chief reports significant results against rebels in Congo

The U.N. peacekeeping chief says a joint military operation by U.N. and Congolese forces to rout rebels from their strongholds in the Ebola-hit northeast Congo has "achieved quite significant results" and is still under way

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Jury indicts Puerto Rico man accused of threatening CNN

A federal grand jury in Puerto Rico has indicted a man accused of posting threatening messages on Twitter about wanting to bomb CNN

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Iraq resumes Kirkuk oil exports after yearlong pause

Iraq’s Oil Ministry says Iraq has resumed oil exports from its fields around Kirkuk, a year after the city was seized by federal forces from the autonomous Kurdish administration in the north of the country

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WATCH: Wildfires rage, soccer players fly, royals remember: World in Photos

Here’s a look at the top photos from around the globe.

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Judge in Italy orders trial for Berlusconi in escort case

A judge in southern Italy has ordered that former three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi go on trial over a case involving women procured for his summer villas.

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Greece’s Church says priests should keep state jobs

Greece’s Orthodox Church says priests should remain civil servants, rejecting part of a recent government offer to switch a payroll system for clergymen

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The Latest: Hamas abides by cease-fire, restrains protests

Gaza’s Hamas rulers are sticking to cease-fire with Israel by keeping border protests widely restrained

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Lawyer: Court grants Islamic scholar bail amid rape inquiry

A lawyer representing one of two women who have accused Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan of raping them in France says a court has approved Ramadan’s release from jail

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Theresa May: A resilient politician facing a tough fight

As Cabinet ministers quit and lawmakers called for her resignation, cricket-loving British Prime Minister Theresa May summoned the spirit of one of her sports heroes

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Islamic State group suspect arrested, charged in Germany

German prosecutors say they’ve charged a 32-year-old Syrian man with membership in a terrorist organization for alleged involvement with the extremist Islamic State group

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Holocaust scholar sues group that said he ‘slandered’ Poland

A prominent Holocaust researcher says he is suing a Polish organization for libel after it waged a public campaign last year accusing him of slandering Poland’s good name for research exploring Polish violence against Jews during World War II

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UN human rights expert says UK cuts to services causing harm

A U.N. human rights expert says cuts to Britain’s social support are causing misery for poorer citizens.

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VW wants to storm car market with mass-market electric model

Automaker Volkswagen says it will invest 44 billion euros ($50 billion) in developing autonomous and electric cars and expand the appeal of battery-powered cars by selling its upcoming ID compact for about what a diesel-powered Golf costs.

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Philippines’ Duterte to cut short APEC trip, officials say

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will cut short his participation in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Papua New Guinea just days after coming under criticism for skipping some regional meetings in Singapore

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Danish online shop stops selling Nazi-themed items

Denmark’s largest online sale website has removed Nazi-themed items from its store, including 12 Christmas baubles, bought in Lithuania by a Dane who wanted to sell them for 10,000 kroner ($1,520)

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Family to get US medals of Irish soldier killed in WWI

A U.S.-based organization that returns lost Purple Heart medals and other military decorations is presenting a Purple Heart to relatives of an Irish soldier killed in France while fighting for America during World War I.

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Near Irish border, the Brexit drama is followed with alarm

Communities near the Irish border that separates Britain and the EU are watching in apprehension as political chaos in London threatens to torpedo a Brexit deal that aims to keep the peace in the region

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Rare golden-bellied mangabey monkey born at Budapest Zoo

A rare golden-bellied mangabey monkey has been born at the Budapest Zoo, bringing the total in captivity to 27

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WATCH: Prince William calls out tech companies during UK’s anti-bullying week

Adrienne Bankert reports the buzziest stories of the day in “GMA” Pop News.

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Brexit, Italy, trade: Risks piling up for Europe’s economy

Europe’s long-running economic rebound is facing a mid-life crisis as it copes with worries including a potential debt explosion in Italy, an escalating US-China trade war and a potentially disruptive British exit from the European Union

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French minister warns of new Cold War from US/China tensions

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that the trade dispute between the United States and China could escalate into a fresh Cold War.

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