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Voters line up to enter a polling station in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 20, 2019. Egyptians are voting on constitutional amendments that would allow el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Egyptians vote on changes that would extend el-Sissi's ruleEgyptians have gone to the polls for the first of three days of voting on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030 and broaden the military's role
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A woman in a yellow vest and wearing a yellow head dress stands in front of an anti-riot police officer during a yellow vest demonstration in Paris, Saturday, April 20, 2019. French yellow vest protesters are marching anew to remind the government that rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral isn't the only problem the nation needs to solve. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
Yellow vest anger burns in France, fueled by Notre Dame fireFrench yellow vest protesters set fires along a march route through Paris to call attention to their problems
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Small plane crashes in southern Bulgaria, 2 killedAuthorities in Bulgaria say a small private plane has crashed in a field in a southern region, killing the pilot and the lone passenger on board
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In Chilling Attack, Fake Delivery Results in Crossbow ShootingPolice in Canada are investigating a bizarre and chilling attempted murder involving a fake delivery man and a concealed crossbow. The victim, a 44-year-old woman, barely survived being shot by the weapon at close range, reports the CBC . The details: Fake delivery: The incident took place about 8pm on Nov....
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Ambulances depart after ferrying injured to a German air force (Luftwaffe) plane at Madeira international airport in Funchal, the capital of Portugal's Madeira Island, Saturday April 20, 2019. The plane was due to take home some of the injured survivors in Wednesday's bus crash in Madeira. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
German plane evacuates 15 injured in Madeira bus crashA German military plane has evacuated 15 German tourists who survived this week's bus accident on the island of Madeira that claimed 29 lives
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Police forces surround a boat at Oxford Circus in London, Friday, April 19, 2019. The group Extinction Rebellion is calling for a week of civil disobedience against what it says is the failure to tackle the causes of climate change. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Climate protesters march in London again; arrests hit 710London police say more than 710 people have been arrested and some 28 have been charged since climate change protests began earlier this week in the British capital
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A family friend Slobodan Bulatovic holds urn with ashes of Mirjana Markovic, the widow of former strongman Slobodan Milosevic during her funeral at the yard of his estate in his home town of Pozarevac, Serbia, Saturday, April 20, 2019. Markovic died last week in Russia where she had been granted asylum. The ex-Serbian first lady had fled there in 2003 after Milosevic was ousted from power in a popular revolt and handed over to the tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Serbia's "Lady Macbeth" buried near late strongman MilosevicSeveral dozen supporters have attended the funeral of Mirjana Markovic, the widow of late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic who was dubbed the "Lady Macbeth" of the Balkans because of the huge influence she had on her husband
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Hajdar Selimovic calls to his nephew Ismail behind a fence at a detention center where authorities have brought back from Syria 110 Kosovar citizens, mostly women and children in the village of Vranidol on Sunday, April 20, 2019.  Four suspected fighters have been arrested, but other returnees will be cared for, before being sent to homes over the coming days, according to Justice Minister Abelard Tahiri.(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
110 Kosovars, mostly children and women, returned from SyriaKosovo authorities have brought back from Syria 110 Kosovar citizens, mostly women and children, with the assistance of the United States
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US Arrests Marine in Raid, Theft at North Korean EmbassyFederal agents have arrested a Marine in the raid of North Korea's embassy in Spain in which a group trying to overthrow the Kim Dynasty says it was involved. Christopher Ahn, who belongs to the group, appeared in court Friday in Los Angeles, the Washington Post reports. The judge ordered...
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Suicide Expressed Contempt for Leader's Enemies: Family"I will not be humiliated," Alan Garcia, a former president of Peru, wrote in what his family says was a suicide note. Garcia shot himself in the head as police arrived at his home to arrest him in a corruption investigation. "I have seen others paraded around in handcuffs," Reuters...
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Tiny Town OKs 'Eye of Sauron' SkyscraperThe tallest building in Western Europe is currently London's Shard—but that won't last if a tiny Danish town gets its way, the Smithsonian reports. Brande, population 7,000, has approved a 1,049-foot building for 30 retail stores, educational spaces, hotel rooms, and offices for a clothing company whose...
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For Families of Missing Climbers, the Feared NewsAuthorities in Canada say it's all but certain that three renowned mountain climbers are dead. “Based on the assessment of the scene, all three members of the party are presumed to be deceased," declared the Canadian parks service regarding the fate of American Jess Roskelley and Austrians David Lama and...
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