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DETMOLD, Germany. -- A court in Germany has sentenced two men to prison over one of the worst child sex abuse cases in the country's post-war history. The Detmold district court convicted the two men of sexually abusing dozens of young girls and boys between three and 14 years...
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NASSAU, Bahamas -- The long road to recovery will begin Wednesday in the Bahamas as rescue teams begin to assess the damage left behind by Hurricane Dorian. After stalling over the northern Bahamas for hours and continuously battering the same devastated areas, the storm finally...
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ENSHI CITY, China. -- Eight young children were killed in a school attack in the central Chinese province of Hubei on Monday. It was their first day of class. The attack took place at the Chaoyangpo Elementary School in Hubei's Enshi City. According to a statement from the local...
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ISLAMABAD, Pakistan. -- Pakistan announced Thursday that it had successfully tested a surface-to-surface missile with the capacity of carrying various types of warheads over distances up to 290 kilometers (180 miles). The official Twitter account of the Pakistan Armed Forces...
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ROME, Italy. -- Nine days after he resigned when Italy's government collapsed, Giuseppe Conte has returned as Prime Minister to form a new one that will exclude hardline leader Matteo Salvini from power. Italy's president re-appointed Conte to the role on Thursday, as the...
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LONDON -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to ask the Queen to suspend the UK Parliament from mid-September, a move that would shorten the time available to lawmakers to block a no-deal Brexit. Parliament would be "prorogued" until October 14, Johnson said in a statement...
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BEIRUIT, Lebanon -- The leader of Hezbollah has vowed to shoot down any Israeli drones that enter into Lebanese airspace, after two drones reportedly crashed in Beirut, Sunday. Hassan Nasrallah, the head of the Iran-backed Lebanese militant group, said that two Israeli drones...
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HONG KONG -- The family of a Hong Kong citizen working for the British consulate, who has not been heard from for more than two weeks, have described reports that he was detained in China for soliciting prostitutes as a "joke." Simon Cheng, 28, is being held for 15 days under...
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PARIS, France -- Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a whole new level. The French President made it clear he won't be persuaded to change his position when he meets...