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Ancient coins, bracelets looted from Romania return homeRomanian authorities display a treasure trove of coins and bracelets from the 1st century which were stolen from western Romania and illegally secreted out of the country
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FILE – In this March 15, 2013, file photo, Ma'lik Richmond sits in court before the start of the third day of his trial on rape charges with co-defendant Trent Mays in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. An Ohio judge has scheduled a Thursday, April 19, 2018, hearing about whether Richmond, a high school and college football player convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl during an alcohol-fueled party, should be removed from the state's sex offender listings. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, Pool, File)
Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender listA judge is hearing arguments about whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio's sex offender registry
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Russia joins bid to win compensation over US metals tariffsRussia has joined the European Union, India and China in demanding compensation from the United States for its tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum
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P&G reports flat 3Q profit, buys Merck unitP&G reports flat 3Q profit on tougher competition as it expands with Merck unit purchase
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Reds fire manager Bryan Price after 3-15 startThe Reds have fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season
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FILE - In this March 13, 2015, file photo, former NBA player Scottie Pippen watches an NCAA college basketball game in Nashville, Tenn. Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm in Hamburg, Ark., owned by Pippen. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
Tractors worth $50,000 stolen from Scottie Pippen's farmAuthorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm owned by former NBA star Scottie Pippen
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Protesters want release of frat video deemed racist, sexistProtesters at New York's Syracuse University have demanded that the school release video showing racist and sexist behavior by members of a now-suspended fraternity
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Poland's President Andrzej Duda speaks during state ceremonies in homage to the victims and fighters of the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, on the 75th anniversary of the start of the revolt, in front of the Monument to the Warsaw Ghetto Heroes, in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, April 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in Warsaw GhettoPolish and Jewish leaders extolled the heroism and determination of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising fighters as the Polish capital held commemoration on the 75th anniversary of the ill-fated rebellion
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US ambassador to the UN, Robert Wood, speaks at the UN in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, April 19, 2018. The U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a “maximum pressure campaign” to convince North Korea to denuclearize even as Washington prepares a summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Robert Wood, the top U.S. envoy to the U.N.-hosted Conference on Disarmament, says the U.S. believes the ongoing pressure campaign “has had an important impact in the North's decision to return to the table.”  (AP Photo/Jamey Keaten)
The Latest: US says it's maintaining pressure on North KoreaA U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a "maximum pressure campaign" to convince North Korea to denuclearize
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This photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows Russian soldiers and Syrian government forces overseeing the evacuation of rebel fighters from the Army of Islam and their families from the town of Dumayr, northeast of Damascus, Syria, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Syrian state media said Thursday that hundreds of rebel fighters in Dumayr, have handed in their weapons and started to leave the area under an evacuation deal moving them to opposition-held areas in the north, effectively surrendering their turf to government forces. (SANA via AP)
Syrian rebels hand over arms, leave another town near DoumaSyrian state media: Hundreds of rebels hand over weapons, start leaving another town northeast of Damascus
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In this April 12, 2018 photo, Mayor Heather Hall discusses the nearby train that was loaded with tons of sewage sludge that is stinking up her community of Parrish, Ala. More than two months after the so-called "Poop Train" rolled in from New York City, Hall says her small town smells like rotting corpses. Some say the trainloads of New Yorkers' excrement is turning Alabama into a dumping ground for other states' waste. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
Alabama mayor: 'Poop train' finally empty; sludge goneAn Alabama mayor says the last train car full of New York City sewage sludge that has stunk up her town has finally been emptied
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People walk past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Asian shares rose on Thursday as improving optimism about the global economy helped investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks for the moment. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Global stocks take a breather as oil price rally continuesGlobal stock markets traded in fairly narrow ranges Thursday following a solid rebound based on waning fears about a trade war
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