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2 Koreas talk about Olympic cooperation ahead of IOC meeting

4 min 32 sec ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The two Koreas are meeting Wednesday for the third time in less than 10 days to continue their discussions on Olympics cooperation, days ahead of talks with the IOC on North Korean participation in the upcoming Winter Games in the South. 2018-01-16T19:26:00-05:00 2018-01-17T00:26:22-05:00
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Pope heads to Chile indigenous area after churches burned

1 hour 42 min ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Looking to put Chile's sex abuse scandal behind him, Pope Francis dives Wednesday into another divisive issue roiling the South American nation: the plight of the indigenous Mapuche and their long-running conflicts with government authorities. 2018-01-16T19:07:00-05:00 2018-01-17T00:07:09-05:00
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Argentines try to understand why the pope won't return home

1 hour 42 min ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis has flown over the massive Andes cordillera, visited the poor in several slums and rubbed shoulders with presidents in six visits to Latin America. But in five years as pope, he has never returned home to Argentina. 2018-01-16T19:15:00-05:00 2018-01-17T00:15:48-05:00
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'Mama warrior' in Miami aids children of deported migrants

1 hour 42 min ago
MIAMI (AP) — The 29-year-old Mexican farmworker was stressed and afraid. Her husband had just been detained by immigration authorities as he left a South Florida construction site and was about to be deported. She feared the same would soon happen to her. What would become of her two kids? 2018-01-16T19:05:00-05:00 2018-01-17T00:05:25-05:00
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'Mama warrior' in Miami aids children of deported migrants

1 hour 53 min ago
MIAMI (AP) — Nora Sandigo is an immigration activist in South Florida who has accepted responsibility for 1,250 children of migrants. 2018-01-16T19:00:00-05:00 2018-01-17T00:00:58-05:00
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2 Koreas talk about Olympic cooperation ahead of IOC meeting

3 hours 4 min ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The two Koreas are meeting Wednesday for the third time in about 10 days to continue their discussions on Olympics cooperation, days ahead of talks with the IOC on North Korean participation in the upcoming Winter Games in the South. 2018-01-16T17:18:00-05:00 2018-01-16T22:18:25-05:00
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Young Hong Kong activist sentenced to 3 months in jail

3 hours 30 min ago
HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong court has sentenced democracy activist Joshua Wong to three months in jail in a contempt case stemming from the 2014 "Umbrella Movement" protests. 2018-01-16T16:59:00-05:00 2018-01-16T21:59:50-05:00
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Macron visits Calais to preview toughened migrant policies

4 hours 12 min ago
CALAIS, France (AP) — President Emmanuel Macron traveled Tuesday to Calais, the epicenter of France's migrant crisis, to lay out a new approach to immigration: help for those who want to stay, expulsion for those using France as a transit point and sanctions for security forces who overstep the rules. 2018-01-16T11:00:00-05:00 2018-01-16T16:00:52-05:00
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Myanmar army enjoys popularity surge amid Rohingya crackdown

5 hours 34 min ago
BANGKOK (AP) — Activist Nyo Tun spent 10 years as a political prisoner locked away by Myanmar's military in the notorious Insein prison, where he endured beatings and other cruelty for his efforts to bring democracy. 2018-01-16T15:25:00-05:00 2018-01-16T20:25:39-05:00
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Pope meets with abuse survivors, weeps with them in Chile

6 hours 30 min ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis met on Tuesday with survivors of priests who sexually abused them, wept with them and apologized for the "irreparable damage" they suffered, his spokesman said. 2018-01-16T14:29:00-05:00 2018-01-16T19:29:12-05:00
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Serb leader's death in Kosovo raises Balkan region tensions

6 hours 44 min ago
MITROVICA, Kosovo (AP) — A leading Serb politician was shot to death Tuesday near his political party's offices in northern Kosovo, an attack that raised ethnic tensions in the Balkans and prompted the suspension of EU-mediated talks between Kosovo and Serbia. 2018-01-16T10:33:00-05:00 2018-01-16T15:33:49-05:00
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Japanese PM lands in Romania as leader he is to meet resigns

6 hours 44 min ago
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Bucharest on Tuesday for key talks on North Korea and investment, but landed in a Romanian political crisis prompted by the prime minister's unexpected resignation. 2018-01-16T09:24:00-05:00 2018-01-16T14:24:29-05:00
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Pope acknowledges pain of abuse among victims _ and priests

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:17
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis dove head first into the sex abuse scandal that has devastated the Catholic Church's credibility in Chile, apologizing Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" to victims, but also acknowledging the "pain" of priests who have been held collectively responsible for the crimes of a few. 2018-01-16T12:05:00-05:00 2018-01-16T17:05:03-05:00
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Pope acknowledges pain of abuse among victims _ and priests

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 22:49
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis dove head first into the sex abuse scandal that has devastated the Catholic Church's credibility in Chile, apologizing Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" to victims, but also acknowledging the "pain" of priests who have been held collectively responsible for the crimes of a few. 2018-01-16T11:47:00-05:00 2018-01-16T16:47:03-05:00
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Analysis: With a vent at Trump, Abbas exits 'peace process'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:12
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — There seems to be no going back for Mahmoud Abbas after the Palestinian leader cursed and ridiculed President Donald Trump and his aides in a pugnacious speech — a very public break with the 82-year-old's long-standing efforts to cultivate Washington's goodwill as the sole pathway to Palestinian statehood. 2018-01-16T10:01:00-05:00 2018-01-16T15:01:45-05:00
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Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:02
MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday. 2018-01-16T09:44:00-05:00 2018-01-16T14:44:17-05:00
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Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:43
MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas Tuesday. 2018-01-16T09:39:00-05:00 2018-01-16T14:39:55-05:00
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Pope begs forgiveness for 'irreparable' harm from sex abuse

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:32
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis begged for forgiveness Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility here and cast a cloud over his visit. 2018-01-16T09:27:00-05:00 2018-01-16T14:27:01-05:00
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UK police say death of Dolores O'Riordan is not suspicious

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:32
LONDON (AP) — The death of The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan is not being treated as suspicious, British police said Tuesday. A friend said the singer sounded excited and "full of life" just hours before her death. 2018-01-16T05:16:00-05:00 2018-01-16T10:16:28-05:00
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France's Macron visits Calais to preview new migrant policy

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:04
CALAIS, France (AP) — President Emmanuel Macron traveled Tuesday to Calais, the epicenter of France's migrant crisis, to lay out a new approach to immigration: help for those who want to stay, expulsion for those using France as a transit point and sanctions for security forces who overstep the rules. 2018-01-16T08:49:00-05:00 2018-01-16T13:49:34-05:00
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