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Eating onions, lying in the shade and splashing into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool during a brutal heat wave that has killed more than 1,400 in the past month.
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Finland's new justice minister supportive of death penalty

The Associated Press  |  posted 20 minutes ago
Finland's incoming justice minister from the populist Finns Party says he approves of the death penalty in "some circumstances."
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Russian opposition leader hospitalized after sudden illness

The Associated Press  |  posted 50 minutes ago
A Russian opposition leader is in intensive care in a Moscow hospital, and a lack of clarity about the cause of his sudden illness has raised fears of foul play.
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Carter seeks ways to improve Iraq training, equipping

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  posted 50 minutes ago
U.S. military leaders are searching for ways to bolster the Iraqi forces following the Islamic State group's takeover of Ramadi earlier this month, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday, highlighting the importance of training and equipping the Sunni tribal militias. It's an effort that has repeatedly failed to take hold amid sectarian tensions in Iraq.
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License decision on Ukraine TV station postponed

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:31am
Ukraine's government broadcasting licensing authority has postponed a hearing on whether to rescind the license of one of the country's most popular TV channels.
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Paris doctors strike to protest working hours reform

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:21am
Thousands of doctors, nurses and other hospital personnel have demonstrated in central Paris to protest planned working-hours changes they say will result in more burnout and worse patient care.
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Spain investigates Boko Haram leader on terror charges

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:11am
Spain is opening a probe into Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau on suspicion of terrorism and crimes against humanity, under the legal principle of universal justice, according to a court ruling Thursday.
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China detains artist who posted humorous photo of president

Jack Chang, Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:11am
Authorities have detained an obscure Chinese artist after he posted a humorous portrait of President Xi Jinping online, his wife said Thursday.
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Cyprus detains man after ammonium nitrate seized in raid

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:01am
A Cyprus court has ordered a 26-year-old Lebanese-Canadian man to remain in police custody for eight days after two tons of a chemical compound that can be turned into an explosive was discovered at his home.
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Nobel laureates appeal for end to persecution of Rohingya

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:01am
Several Nobel Peace Prize winners have called for an end to the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, describing it as "nothing less than genocide," and appealed for international help for them in Rakhine state.
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AP Interview: Serb far-right leader to fight extradition

Jovana Gec, Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 9:00am
Serbia's far-right leader Vojislav Seselj said Thursday he will launch a legal battle before the Serbian courts to fight any order to return to the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal.
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Iran foreign minister says nuclear deal possible by June 30

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 8:42am
Iran's foreign minister on Thursday held out hope that a "sustainable, mutually respectful" deal can be struck with world powers in talks over his country's nuclear program before the deadline of June 30.
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English resort sees crime fall after mankini clampdown

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 8:41am
It was one small ban for mankinis, one giant step for an English seaside resort town.
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Elephant numbers plunge in Mozambique because of poachers

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:50am
Poachers slaughtering elephants in Mozambique cut their population almost in half from 2009 to last year, but in Uganda, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of anti-poaching measures, according to aerial surveys.
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Thai protest leaders get jail term for anti-government rally

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:41am
Six prominent protest leaders in Thailand were sentenced to two years in prison Thursday for storming the prime minister's office compound during massive anti-government rallies in 2008 in part of the political turmoil that has plagued the country in the past decade.
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EU border agency rescue effort moved closer to Libya

Lorne Cook, Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:41am
The European Union's border agency said Thursday its ships are working closer to conflict-torn Libya than ever but will enter those potentially dangerous territorial waters only to rescue migrants in trouble.
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Germany shelves investigation of man in wartime massacre

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:41am
German prosecutors say they've shelved their investigation of a 93-year-old former SS officer suspected of being part of a wartime massacre of civilians in Italy because he's no longer fit to stand trial.
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Cyprus leaders look to open 2 more crossings across divide

Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:31am
The leaders of Cyprus' rival Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities on Thursday agreed to open two more crossing points across the island's north-south divide as reunification negotiations ramped up.
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After suicide, Israel lawmakers discuss online shaming

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:02am
Israeli lawmakers are looking to take steps to prevent online defamation after an Israeli public servant killed himself over an accusatory Facebook post.
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Dump truck carrying children crashes in Indonesia, 17 killed

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 7:02am
A dump truck carrying children of plantation workers to school Thursday morning plunged into a ditch in western Indonesia, killing 17 of them, police said.
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Watchdog says 90 percent of global stockpile destroyed

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 6:51am
The Nobel Peace Prize-winning chemical weapons watchdog has hailed a milestone in its mission to rid the world of poison gas and nerve agents, saying 90 percent of stocks declared by its members worldwide has now been destroyed.
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Myanmar restricts journalists after photos show sleeping MPs

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 6:21am
Journalists were negotiating with Myanmar officials Thursday to restore their access to the Parliament chamber after being pushed out because pictures of snoozing lawmakers were published online.
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Israel indicts Palestinian in murder of Polish tourist

The Associated Press  |  posted May 28th - 5:11am
Israeli police say they have charged a Palestinian man with killing a Polish tourist in Israel in April.
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