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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, 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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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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Photographers aim at Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speak on stage during a press conference at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Lam apologized Tuesday for an unpopular extradition bill that drew massive protests and indicated that it will not be revived during the current legislative session. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
The Latest: Pro-democracy HK lawmakers reject apologyHong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers aren't satisfied with leader Carrie Lam's public apology for how the government handled a highly unpopular extradition bill
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British Conservative party leadership contender Boris Johnson leaves home in south London, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Contenders for leadership in Britain's ruling Conservative Party to become the next Prime Minister, jostled for attention Monday as the race narrowed into a contest to seize the mantle of challenger to front-runner Boris Johnson. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Ex-rival backs Boris Johnson in UK leadership raceA former candidate to lead Britain's Conservative Party has thrown her support behind front-runner Boris Johnson, bolstering his lead as lawmakers prepared to eliminate at least one contender from the race to become prime minister
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Trump Orders Another 1K Troops to Middle EastThe Trump administration has ordered another 1,000 troops to the Middle East for what acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says are "defensive purposes." He cited fears of an increased threat from Iran following the latest attacks on shipping in the region, the Guardian reports. "The recent Iranian attacks validate...
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FILE-In this June 13, 2019 file photo a picture of Walter Luebcke stands behind his coffin during the funeral service in Kassel, Germany. German authorities say they have arrested a 45-year-old man in connection with their investigation into the slaying of a regional official from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party. (Swen Pfoertner/dpa via AP)
Germany condemns official's slaying as 'attack on all of us'Germany's top security official says the killing of a pro-migrant politician, allegedly at the hands of a violent neo-Nazi, illustrates the threat posed by far-right extremism
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International journalists and security stand near the graveyard before ex-president Mohammed Morsi was buried, in a suburb of Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Morsi, Egypt's first democratically elected president, was buried under heavy security early on Tuesday, a day after his dramatic collapse and death inside a Cairo courtroom. No media coverage was allowed. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
Egypt's ousted President Morsi buried after courtroom deathEgypt's ousted President Morsi, quietly buried under heavy security in Cairo cemetery after dramatic courtroom death
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File---Picture taken June 14, 2019 shows cars and trucks driving on a highway just before the sun rises in Frankfurt, Germany. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
EU court declares Germany's highway tolls illegalThe European Court of Justice has ruled that highway tolls in Germany are illegal because they unfairly penalize drivers from other European Union countries
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Spain smashes prostitution ring that duped Ukrainian womenSpanish police say they have freed 11 women, most of them Ukrainian, who traveled to Spain thinking they were taking jobs as hotel chambermaids but were forced to work as prostitutes
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