Australian drug smuggler returns to homeland from Bali jail
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Australian drug smuggler returns to homeland from Bali jail

A teary and largely silent convicted Australian drug mule has returned to her homeland hours after she was deported from the Indonesian tourist island of Bali where she had served nearly 14 years in prison for smuggling heroin.

Scientists wind up deep-water probes in Caribbean waters
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Scientists wind up deep-water probes in Caribbean waters

U.S. scientists have wrapped up a 22-day mission exploring waters around Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands with the deepest dives ever undertaken in the region

Mexico president-elect promises referendum on national guard
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Mexico president-elect promises referendum on national guard

Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he will put the question of creating a national guard to a referendum conducted by the official electoral institute

Merkel rebuffs German nationalists over migration pact
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Merkel rebuffs German nationalists over migration pact

Chancellor Angela Merkel rejected calls from nationalist lawmakers Wednesday for Germany to drop its support for a U.N.-backed agreement on migration

Interpol's flaws exposed in US-Russia fight over presidency
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Interpol's flaws exposed in US-Russia fight over presidency

Interpol chose a U.S.-backed South Korean candidate as its new president, beating out a Russian security official

The Latest: 47 Syrian migrants arrive in Cyprus
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The Latest: 47 Syrian migrants arrive in Cyprus

Cyprus police say 47 Syrian migrants have arrived by boat to the east Mediterranean island nation after setting sail from Turkey

Post-Brexit bid to curb foreign player imports splits soccer
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Post-Brexit bid to curb foreign player imports splits soccer

Just like the politicians, English soccer is divided by Brexit

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Poland moves to reinstate retired judges to Supreme Court

Poland's parliament passed legislation Wednesday to reinstate Supreme Court judges who were recently forced to retire, a step that could significantly ease a standoff with the European Union

Peacekeepers left more than 6,000 children in Liberia
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Peacekeepers left more than 6,000 children in Liberia

'Children they left behind': More than 6,000 Liberians fathered by peacekeepers come of age

UAE sentences British academic to life in prison for spying
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UAE sentences British academic to life in prison for spying

British academic sentenced to life in prison in United Arab Emirates on charges of spying