China treats Uighur kids as 'orphans' after parents seized
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China treats Uighur kids as 'orphans' after parents seized

In China's far west, authorities are distancing Muslim children from their families by putting them in dozens of orphanages and boarding schools

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Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130
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Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

Tanzania's president orders arrests as death toll from capsized ferry over 130 and rising

Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement
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Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

Fourteen sniffer dogs have been awarded with honorary medals in Colombia as they were retired from service by the Chief Prosecutor's Office, in a ceremony attended by dozens of their human comrades

Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay
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Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay

Brazilian police on Friday arrested a fugitive whom U.S. authorities have accused of serving as Hezbollah's financier and who has repeatedly been accused of illegal activity in a lawless border area where three South American nations meet

Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved
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Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime

WADA investigator says the agency got a bad deal from Russia
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WADA investigator says the agency got a bad deal from Russia

The Canadian lawyer who investigated the state-backed doping scheme by Russia when it hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics said the World Anti-Doping Agency rushed into accepting a bad deal by reinstating the country's drug-testing program

Taiwan police arrest US 3D gun man accused of sex with minor
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Taiwan police arrest US 3D gun man accused of sex with minor

Taiwanese media say authorities have arrested the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to make untraceable 3-D printed guns who is wanted in the U.S. for paying an underage girl for sex

The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possible
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The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possible

EU Council President Donald Tusk says he remains convinced that a Brexit compromise that is "good for all, is still possible."

Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election
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Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

Russia's foreign minister says Moscow does not wish to interfere in next month's elections in Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan nation where Russia maintains strong influence among the country's Serbs

Mass tourism threatens Croatia's 'Game of Thrones' town
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Mass tourism threatens Croatia's 'Game of Thrones' town

The Croatian town of Dubrovnik, which has been used to film 'Game of Thrones,' is a prime example of the negative effects of mass tourism.