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The Latest: Aide says Egypt presidential hopeful arested

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 13:12
CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on events related to Egypt's elections (all times local): 2018-01-23T02:07:00-05:00 2018-01-23T07:07:52-05:00
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The Latest: Dozens held for posts on Turkey Syria operation

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:59
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 2018-01-23T01:53:00-05:00 2018-01-23T06:53:20-05:00
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After girl's killing, Pakistani women speak out on abuse

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:59
KASUR, Pakistan (AP) — The brutal rape and killing of Zainab Ansari, a 7-year-old girl whose body was left in a garbage dump, has unleashed a wave of revulsion around Pakistan, revealing a string of child abductions and killings by a suspected serial predator and generating outrage at a culture of silence surrounding sexual abuse. 2018-01-23T01:44:00-05:00 2018-01-23T06:44:23-05:00
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The Latest: Egypt's military to probe presidential hopeful

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:54
CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on events related to Egypt's elections (all times local): 2018-01-23T01:40:00-05:00 2018-01-23T06:40:18-05:00
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Mattis says Turk offensive in Syria is disruptive

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:04
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Turkey's ground and air offensive against a Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria is distracting from international efforts to ensure the defeat of the Islamic State group. 2018-01-23T00:38:00-05:00 2018-01-23T05:38:38-05:00
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Trump's global gag rule goes far beyond abortion, groups say

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:04
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — President Donald Trump's dramatic expansion of a ban on U.S. funding to foreign organizations that promote or provide abortions has left impoverished women around the world without treatment for HIV, malaria and other diseases, health groups say, calling it "devastating" because Trump went where no administration had gone before. 2018-01-23T00:52:00-05:00 2018-01-23T05:52:36-05:00
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The Latest: Palestinians call general strike as Pence visits

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 11:23
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Israel (all times local): 2018-01-23T00:17:00-05:00 2018-01-23T05:17:18-05:00
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Trump's global gag rule goes far beyond abortion, groups say

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 11:23
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — President Donald Trump's dramatic expansion of a ban on U.S. funding to foreign organizations that promote or provide abortions has left impoverished women around the world without treatment for HIV, malaria and other diseases, health groups say, calling it "devastating" because Trump went where no administration had gone before. 2018-01-23T00:11:00-05:00 2018-01-23T05:11:03-05:00
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South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela dies at 78

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 10:34
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a statement from his family on Tuesday. 2018-01-22T23:27:00-05:00 2018-01-23T04:27:05-05:00
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Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 56,000 people flee

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 10:34
LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano spewed fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes anew Tuesday in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent 56,000 villagers fleeing to evacuation centers. 2018-01-22T23:20:00-05:00 2018-01-23T04:20:43-05:00
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On last day in Israel, Pence visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 09:45
JERUSALEM (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is making a visit to the Western Wall and meeting with Israeli President Reuvin Rivlin on his final day of a trip to Israel. 2018-01-22T22:36:00-05:00 2018-01-23T03:36:59-05:00
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On last day in Israel, Pence visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 09:32
JERUSALEM (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is making a visit to the Western Wall and meeting with Israeli President Reuvin Rivlin on his final day of a trip to Israel. 2018-01-22T22:21:00-05:00 2018-01-23T03:21:23-05:00
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After girl's killing, Pakistani women speak out on abuse

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 09:06
KASUR, Pakistan (AP) — The brutal rape and killing of Zainab Ansari, a 7-year-old girl whose body was left in a garbage dump, has unleashed a wave of revulsion around Pakistan, revealing a string of child abductions and killings by a suspected serial predator and generating outrage at a culture of silence surrounding sexual abuse. 2018-01-22T21:52:00-05:00 2018-01-23T02:52:59-05:00
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Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 40,000 people flee

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 07:42
LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano continued to spew fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes Tuesday in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent 40,000 villagers to shelter in evacuation centers. 2018-01-22T18:58:00-05:00 2018-01-22T23:58:05-05:00
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After girl's killing, Pakistani women speak out on abuse

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 07:21
KASUR, Pakistan (AP) — The brutal rape and killing of Zainab Ansari, a 7-year-old girl whose body was left in a garbage dump, has unleashed a wave of revulsion around Pakistan, revealing a string of child abductions and killings by a suspected serial predator and generating outrage at a culture of silence surrounding sexual abuse. 2018-01-22T20:09:00-05:00 2018-01-23T01:09:07-05:00
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At least 16 hurt in volcano eruption near Japan ski resort

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 07:21
TOKYO (AP) — A volcanic eruption Tuesday injured at least 16 people at a ski resort in central Japan, including six soldiers hit by an avalanche during ski training, officials said. 2018-01-22T20:14:00-05:00 2018-01-23T01:14:00-05:00
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S. Korean advance team goes to North for pre-Olympic events

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:51
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A team of South Korean officials travelled to North Korea on Tuesday to check logistics for joint events ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, as the rivals exchanged rare visits to each other amid signs of warming ties. 2018-01-22T19:39:00-05:00 2018-01-23T00:39:51-05:00
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US says it wants to help Indonesia provide maritime security

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:51
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Trump administration wants to help Indonesia play a central role in maritime security in the Asia-Pacific region. 2018-01-22T18:47:00-05:00 2018-01-22T23:47:09-05:00
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India's Modi to pitch country's credentials to Davos forum

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:23
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The World Economic Forum officially gets underway Tuesday with Indian leader Narendra Modi delivering the keynote speech. 2018-01-22T19:11:00-05:00 2018-01-23T00:11:57-05:00
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S. Korean advance team goes to North for pre-Olympic events

AP - Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:23
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A team of South Korean officials travelled to North Korea on Tuesday to check logistics for joint events ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, as the rivals exchanged rare visits to each other amid signs of warming ties. 2018-01-22T17:43:00-05:00 2018-01-22T22:43:09-05:00
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