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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May peers into a hot water urn during a meeting at a social group in Vauxhall from a charity working to combat loneliness at the launch of the first loneliness strategy, in  Vauxhall, London, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
The Latest: UK central bank to publish Brexit analysisBank of England Governor Mark Carney has confirmed that the bank will publish an analysis of the economic impact of any Brexit deal the government reaches with the European Union.
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French president Emmanuel Macron, left, welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prior to their meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Wednesday, Oct.17, 2018. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
French, Japanese leaders to discuss case of missing touristFrench President Emmanuel Macron promised to discuss the case of a French tourist who disappeared in Japan in July with Japanese Prime minister Shinzo Abe
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In this Sept. 22, 2018 photo, campaign literature for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California displays, is displayed in multiple languages at a rally in Brea, Calif. For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed. A sign of the change is in the 39th District, where a Korean immigrant Republican, Young Kim, is running against a Hispanic Democrat, Cisneros. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
More diverse Orange County, California, morphs from GOP pastFor decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed
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U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, left, and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, right, take part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in San Antonio. (Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool)
Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debateDemocrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched
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In this Aug. 24, 2018 photo, Betty L. Petty of Sunflower County Parents and Students United, addresses a meeting of the Black Voters Matter Fund and several Mississippi grassroots organizations at MACE, Mississippi Action for Community Education, headquarters in Greenville, Miss.  Democrats and Democratic-affiliated groups are making strategic shifts to ensure that in November the party avoids a problem that has bedeviled it in years past: low turnout in off-year elections.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaiseDemocrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters cast ballots in November's midterm elections
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English Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be soldEnglish Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be sold
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Driver opens fire on North Carolina trooper, killing himAuthorities say a North Carolina state trooper has been shot and killed, and a suspect was captured within hours
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FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, first lady Melania Trump takes a seat during a visit to The Royal Hospital Chelsea in central London. Trump is visiting Philadelphia on Wednesday, Oct. 17, to meet with families of children who were affected by exposure to opioids while in the womb. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, Pool, File)
Smoke forces Melania Trump's plane back to military baseFirst lady Melania Trump's plane has been forced to return to a Washington area military base because of smoke in the cabin
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shakes hands with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu before their talks in Ankara, Turkey, October 17, 2018.   On Wednesday a pro-government Turkish newspaper published a report made from what they described as an audio recording of Saudi writer and journalist Jamal Khashoggi's alleged torture and slaying at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. (Leah Millis/Pool via AP)
Pompeo meets with Turkish leaders on missing Saudi writerAmerica's top diplomat is in Turkey, where a strongly pro-government newspaper has published a gruesome recounting of the alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul
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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, Pool)
Russian and Egyptian presidents sign partnership treatyRussian President Vladimir Putin and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi have signed a treaty on strategic cooperation intended to further bolster trade and other ties between the two nations
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