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Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid

Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid

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March 28, 2017 at 5:36 am

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's proposed foreign aid cu...

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German police: Thieves stole huge gold coin with wheelbarrow

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March 28, 2017 at 8:45 am | BERLIN (AP) Berlin police say suspects used a wheelbarrow to make off with a 100-kilogram (221-pound) gold coin worth millions. Police said Tuesday at least two burglars broke into the Bode Mus...

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South Korea officials: Bones found near ferry not of victims

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March 28, 2017 at 9:30 am | SEOUL, South Korea (AP) The first government announcement Tuesday was startling: Salvage crews had found bones near the wreckage of the Sewol ferry, which sank in 2014 and killed 304 people. Th...

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Red Bull heir enjoys jet-set life 4 years after hit-and-run

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March 27, 2017 at 9:13 pm | BANGKOK (AP) The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a...

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Trump has casino trademark in Jordan but gambling is illegal

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March 28, 2017 at 7:30 am | DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The president of the United States holds a trademark in Jordan for a Donald Trump casino, despite the fact that gambling is illegal in the kingdom. It is one of fou...

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J is not OK _ Swiss court nixes letter as baby's name

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March 28, 2017 at 5:00 am | BERLIN (AP) J is not OK as a name, that is, according to a Swiss court. The Zurich administrative court said in a ruling released Tuesday it had upheld a local registry's office decision to r...

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Complaints as UK paper focuses on leaders' legs, not policy

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March 28, 2017 at 5:00 am | LONDON (AP) Britain's Daily Mail tabloid has sparked complaints with a front page photograph focusing on the legs of Prime Minister Theresa May and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The ...

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Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians

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March 28, 2017 at 3:20 am | BAGHDAD (AP) A recent spike in civilian casualties in Mosul suggests the U.S.-led coalition is not taking adequate precautions to prevent civilian deaths as it battles the Islamic State militants a...

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For Turkish president, referendum on power is a big gamble

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March 28, 2017 at 5:00 am | ISTANBUL (AP) In a slick online video, 22-year-old Turkish student Ali Gul sits in front a drum kit and framed artwork while making tart remarks about Turkey's political leadership. He wraps up by ...

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