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BUENOS AIRES (AP):An Argentine human rights group says DNA tests have determined the identity of another person taken from parents by the country's former dictatorship, bringing the number of such cases...

BUDAPEST (AP):The European Court of Human Rights has awarded €3 million (US$3.3 million) in damages to a small Hungarian Methodist church stripped of its recognised status in 2012.Along with...

WASHINGTON (AP):Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.Today, premature...

LONDON (AP):A unique copy of the US Declaration of Independence has been discovered in an unexpected place - England.The copy, similar to the one viewed by millions each year at the National Archives...

PARIS (AP):Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced yesterday to a runoff in France's presidential election, remaking the country's political landscape and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European...

NEW YORK (AP):New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change and declared his intention to help save an international agreement to reduce carbon emissions.Bloomberg, who...

MOSCOW (AP):An American member of the Organization for Security and Cooperation's (OSCE) monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine died yesterday and two others were wounded when their vehicle was blown up by a mine in the separatist Luhansk region.The...

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP):North Korea has detained a United States citizen, officials said yesterday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there.Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, was detained on Saturday...

WASHINGTON (AP):Former United States President Barack Obama met yesterday with at-risk young men and boys in his hometown of Chicago before his first major post-presidency speech.The former president spent time at a round table with youth from the...

TOKYO (AP):An American aircraft carrier heading towards the Korean Peninsula began joint exercises yesterday with Japanese naval ships in the Philippine Sea.Two Japanese destroyers joined the USS Carl Vinson and two other US warships as they...
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