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Despite fatwa, transgender people in Iran face harassment

Nahal smokes yet another cigarette on her mother's balcony overlooking Tehran, one of the few peaceful places the 19-year-old transgender...

May 21, 2018 9:40 am


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Maduro wins Venezuela election challengers call illegitimate

Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by...

May 21, 2018 9:10 am


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In North Korea nuke site closure, spectacle trumps substance

Foreign journalists will be allowed to journey deep into the mountains of North Korea this week to observe the closing of the country's...

May 21, 2018 9:00 am


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Funeral for Polish WWII hero held in Warsaw

A funeral with military honors for a World War II hero and Warsaw Rising fighter has been held in the Polish capital.

May 21, 2018 9:00 am


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Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

An Australian state government has decided to legally protect rather than kill thousands of wild horses, infuriating scientists who argue...

May 21, 2018 9:00 am


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China says it can't guarantee no more trade tension with US

China's government said Monday it cannot guarantee that renewed trade tension with Washington can be avoided.

May 21, 2018 8:30 am


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Duchess of Sussex offers insight into her new role

Meghan Markle has offered a glimpse of how she sees her new role as the Duchess of Sussex in a biography posted on the royal website hours...

May 21, 2018 7:40 am


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Stars urge Indonesia to ban 'brutal' trade in dog meat

International stars of acting, music and sports have urged Indonesia's president to ban what they say is a "brutal" trade in dog and cat...

May 21, 2018 7:40 am


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Venezuela voting results challenged

CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela's election officials said Sunday that socialist leader Nicolas Maduro won a second six-year term as...

May 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Record Everest climber returns, already planning next trip

A veteran Sherpa guide who scaled Mount Everest for a record 22nd time last week returned from the mountain on Sunday and said he's already...

May 20, 2018 10:20 am


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Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'

Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government...

May 20, 2018 9:10 am


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British royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding

The royal family, blessed with fantastic weather and a buoyant public mood at the royal wedding, has thanked people who attended or watched...

May 20, 2018 7:50 am


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Clues hint that IS leader lives, looks to future

His self-declared caliphate was in ruins when Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi summoned some of his top aides to a meeting in eastern Syria last...

May 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Company that owned plane faced complaints

HAVANA – The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people, has been the subject of two serious...

May 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Father of Pakistani student thought 'life is safe' in US

KARACHI, Pakistan – Abdul Aziz Sheikh sits on the ground floor of his Karachi home surrounded by mourning friends, relatives and...

May 20, 2018 1:00 am