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In this Sunday, June 16, 2019, photo, protesters gather on a main road near the Legislative Council as they continuing protest against the unpopular extradition bill in Hong Kong. The largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong's government over an unpopular extradition law is a coalition operating without a clear leadership structure. And that adds to its appeal for supporters disaffected from the moneyed elites who run the former British colony, organizers say. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leadersThe largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong's government over an unpopular extradition bill is operating largely without a clear leadership structure
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, welcomes Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, right, for a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Germany's Merkel says she's OK after shaking at ceremonyGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in the hot sun in Berlin, saying later that she clearly hadn't drunk enough water
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About 160 dead after days of Congo intercommunal violenceGovernor says about 160 dead after days of intercommunal violence in northeastern Congo
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FILE - In this Sunday, May 26, 2019 file photo, Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks to the media in Southampton, England. A 32-year-old man has been sentenced to community service for dousing pro-Brexit politician Nigel Farage with a milkshake. Paul Crowther pleaded guilty Tuesday, June 18 to common assault and criminal damage. District Judge Bernard Begley called the stunt an "act of crass stupidity motivated by your political views" and ordered Crowther to do 150 hours of volunteer work and pay Farage 350 pounds ($438) in damages. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, file)
UK man fined for hurling milkshake at Brexiteer Nigel FarageA 32-year-old man has been sentenced to community service for dousing pro-Brexit politician Nigel Farage with a milkshake
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Powerful quake jolts northwest Japan, tsunami warning issuedA powerful earthquake has jolted northwestern Japan, and officials are warning of a tsunami of up to one meter (3.3 feet) high along parts of the coast
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This photo taken on March, 19, 2018 shows Giuseppina Robucci from Poggio Imperiale, near Foggia, Southern Italy. A 116-year-old Italian woman who was the oldest person in Europe and the second-oldest in the world has died. The news agency ANSA said Giuseppina Robucci died Tuesday in the southern Italian town of Poggio Imperiale, where she was born on March 20, 1903. She lived 116 years and 90 days. Robert Young of the U.S.-based Gerentology Research Group said Robucci was the last European born in 1903. She was just two months younger than the current oldest living person, Kane Tanaka of Japan, born on Jan. 2, 1903. Robbuci is currently No. 17 on the list of people who lived the longest lives. (Franco Cautillo/ANSA via AP)
Italian woman who was Europe's oldest person has died at 116A 116-year-old Italian woman who authorities say was the oldest person in Europe and the second oldest in the world has died
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Human Rights Official on Morsi Death: 'Entirely Predictable'The cause of death of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, who died Monday after collapsing in court during his espionage trial: perhaps a heart attack or stroke, the Washington Post reports, citing local media and Egyptian authorities. The take of a Human Rights Watch official, however: "entirely predictable." Per the...
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pauses as she speaks during a press conference at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Hong Kong leader apologizes for her handling of unpopular extradition bill, says the city needs hope. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Hong Kong protesters slam leader's apology, demand she quitHong Kong pro-democracy activists reject leader's apology, demand she quit
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This combination of photos provided by the Dominican Republic National Police on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 show suspects in connection with the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Police identify the men as, top row from left, Rolfy Ferreyra, who has been identified as the shooter, Joel Rodriguez Cruz, Oliver Moises Mirabal Acosta, and Eddy Vladimir Feliz Garcia. Bottom row from left, Polfirio Allende Dechamps Vazquez, Luis Alfredo Rivas Clase and Reynaldo Rodriguez Valenzuela. All the men with the exception of Rivas Clase have been detained. (Dominican Republic National Police via AP)
DR officials identify man believed to have paid Ortiz hitmenAuthorities in the Dominican Republic say they are closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the attempted killing of Red Sox baseball great David Ortiz as he recovers in a hospital in Boston
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Serbian police probe leaks of key math exam for studentsSerbia's education minister has come under fire after tests were leaked for primary school graduation exams in mathematics
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini at the State Department in Washington, Monday, June 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
US sending troops to Mideast amid Gulf tensions over IranThe U.S. is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East as tensions in the Persian Gulf mounted Tuesday over Iran's announcement it will not comply with the international agreement that keeps it from making nuclear weapons
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, welcomes Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, left, for a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
The Latest: Germany's Merkel blames dehydration for shakingGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel says with a few glasses of water she's doing better, after starting to visibly shake when standing next to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in the hot sun
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