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The upturned passenger ferry MV Nyerere floats in the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the passenger ferry MV Nyerere capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state radio reported Friday, while a second day of rescue efforts raced the setting sun. (AP Photo)
Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130Tanzania's president orders arrests as death toll from capsized ferry over 130 and rising
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Sniffer dogs and their handlers wait for the start of a retirement ceremony for sniffer dogs in Bogota, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The 14 sniffer dogs spent the past decade sniffing for explosives, cocaine and in search and recovery efforts. The Chief Prosecutor plans to put the dogs up for adoption, placing them with families that will help them to live out their retirement years in peace and tranquility. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirementFourteen 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
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FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, the leader of Romania's ruling Social Democratic party, Liviu Dragnea, grimaces as he walks out of the anti-corruption prosecutors' office, in Bucharest, Romania.  Romania’s ruling Social Democratic Party on Friday Sept. 21, 2018, endorsed its chairman Liviu Dragnea, despite his recent conviction for abuse of power. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, file)
Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chiefRomania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power
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FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2003 file photo, Lebanese citizen Assad Ahmad Barakat, who was then facing tax evasion charges, is escorted by police to a courthouse in Asuncion, Paraguay. On Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, federal police in Brazil arrested Barakat, a fugitive accused of belonging to Lebanon's Hezbollah militia and of being a key financier of terrorism.  (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz, File)
Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in ParaguayBrazilian police have arrested a fugitive who is alleged by U.S. authorities to be Hezbollah's financier and who has repeatedly been accused of illegal activity in a lawless border area where three South American nations meet
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Cyprus protests Turkish warship's arrest of fishing boatCyprus is trying to secure the release of five fishermen who were taken into custody by a Turkish warship as they were fishing off the island's northern coast
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a press conference after a meeting about Germany's home construction policy at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Germans angry over spy chief's promotion after commentsA center-left party in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government wants to revisit a deal that saw the country's embattled domestic intelligence chief promoted to a new post
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Parents of Wisconsin teen who died in Rome come for trialThe parents of a 19-year-old Wisconsin student whose body was found in the Tiber have come to Rome for a homeless man's manslaughter trial
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FILE- In this file photo dated Sunday, April 22, 2012, Maria Butina, a gun-rights activist poses for a photo at a shooting range in Moscow, Russia. Russian woman Maria Butina has been jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent, and her father, Valery Butin, told Rossiya TV on Friday Sept. 21, 2018, that the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime, that jeopardized her health. (AP Photo/Pavel Ptitsin, File)
Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improvedThe 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
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Far-right shuts French rapper out of Bataclan attack siteA popular French Muslim rapper says he's canceling sold-out October concerts at the Bataclan music hall, a target of the 2015 Paris attacks, due to pressure from far-right groups who claim he promotes a radical ideology
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British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after making a statement on Brexit negotiations with the European Union, at 10 Downing Street, in London, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The British government on Friday accused the European Union of slamming the handbrake on Brexit negotiations, after the bloc said Prime Minister Theresa May's blueprint was unworkable. A rattled May insisted that her plan was the only one on the table — and that Britain was prepared to walk away from the EU without a deal if it was rejected. (Paul Grover/Pool Photo via AP)
UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound fallsPrime Minister Theresa May accused the European Union of creating an "impasse" in divorce negotiations by bluntly rejecting May's blueprint for Brexit, sending the value of the pound falling
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Palestinians gather around of the body of Kareem Kullab, who was killed during a protest on the border with Israel. at Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed and dozens injured by Israeli fire at a border protest. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protestGaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed and dozens injured by Israeli fire at a border protest
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Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)
The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possibleEU Council President Donald Tusk says he remains convinced that a Brexit compromise that is "good for all, is still possible."
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