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The Latest: Iran says it helped a tanker with tow to harbor

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July 16, 2019 at 8:37 pm

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The Latest on tensions in the Persian Gulf amid a crisis between the United States and Iran (all times local): 5:30 a.m. Iran's state-run media is quoting t...

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Venezuela frees musician jailed after blasting government

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July 16, 2019 at 8:33 pm | CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) Authorities in Venezuela on Tuesday released from prison a young musician who was jailed six weeks ago after taking to social media to vent her frustration against President...

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Rescuers look for survivors after building collapse in India

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July 16, 2019 at 8:29 pm | MUMBAI, India (AP) Rescuers are clearing debris and using sniffer dogs to find possible survivors after a dilapidated building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai, killing at least 12 ...

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Rio governor: rising police killings 'normal,' will continue

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July 16, 2019 at 8:16 pm | RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Amid a soaring number of police killings in Rio de Janeiro, the state's tough-talking governor said Tuesday that it was "normal" for the rate to increase and will likely keep ri...

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Trump's new asylum rules go into effect, and opponents sue

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July 16, 2019 at 7:21 pm | TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) Hundreds of immigrants showed up at border crossings Tuesday in hopes of getting into the U.S. but faced the likelihood of being turned away under a new Trump administration as...

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With new Cabinet, Thailand replaces junta with army allies

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July 16, 2019 at 7:12 pm | BANGKOK (AP) Thailand's new Cabinet was sworn in Tuesday, creating a nominally elected government after five years of military rule but keeping power in the hands of the same allies of the army. ...

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Hong Kong protests expand to oppose China, with no end near

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July 16, 2019 at 6:30 pm | HONG KONG (AP) Colin Wong has come to know the sting of pepper spray well. After more than a month of demonstrations in Hong Kong's sweltering heat, memories of the burning sensation are a cons...

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Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies

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July 16, 2019 at 6:23 pm | JOHANNESBURG (AP) Johnny Clegg, a South African musician who performed in defiance of racial barriers imposed under the country's apartheid system decades ago and celebrated its new democracy under...

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3 dead, 4 missing in float plane crash in Canada

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July 16, 2019 at 4:16 pm | ST JOHN'S, Newfoundland (AP) Four occupants of a downed float plane remained missing Tuesday after the aircraft crashed into a lake in the Eastern Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador, ki...

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