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People cheer during a pro-government candidates' rally in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Across Venezuela, pro-government candidates to the Constitutional Assembly held their last campaign rallies ahead of Sunday's historical vote. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
The Latest: Cuba rejects talk of mediation role on VenezuelaCuba says it has no intention of trying to help mediate a solution to the political crisis rocking Venezuela
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France's President Emmanuel Macron, center left, and sister of French Catholic priest Jacques Hamel, Roselyne, center right, attend a ceremony marking the first anniversary of the killing of French Catholic priest Jacques Hamel by two jihadists at his church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, France, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
French president attends memorial for IS-slain priestFrench President Emmanuel Macron has spoken at an emotionally-charged mass to mark one year since the killing of a local French priest by two 19-year-old Islamic extremists.
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Connie Yates, mother of critically ill baby Charlie Gard arrives at the Royal Court of Justice in London, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. A British judge is set to rule on where Charlie Gard, a baby with a rare genetic disease, will spend the last days of his life. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Judge set to decide on where Charlie Gard's spends last daysA British judge is set to rule on where Charlie Gard, a baby with a rare genetic disease, will spend the last days of his life
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Weekend strike to shut Acropolis at height of tourist seasonA 2-day strike by Greek culture ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend, at the height of the tourist season
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A forest fire rages on a hillside in the outskirts of La Londe-les-Maures on the French Riviera, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Authorities ordered the evacuation of 10,000 people as fires hopscotched around the Riviera for a third day Wednesday, tearing through the forest of La Londe-les-Maures. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
The Latest: Drought, heat fuel wildfires in central PortugalAlmost 1,700 firefighters supported by 17 water-dropping aircraft are tackling wildfires in Portugal, where every summer large areas of woodland are scorched
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Women salvage useful materials from the rubble of a collapsed building in a densely populated neighbourhood in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city and killed people, emergency officials and an Associated Press photographer in Lagos said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria's LagosAt least 8 killed in residential building collapse in Nigeria's largest city, Lagos
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This photo made available by the Aushwitz Museum on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 shows an SS belt buckle from their exhibition. Officials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience. The museum said Wednesday this will be its first-ever traveling exhibition and will include some 600 items. The "Not long ago: Not far away" exhibit will include personal items of the victims and a German freight wagon the Nazis used to bring inmates in. (Pawel Sawicki/Aushwitz Museum via AP)
Objects from Auschwitz death camp to tour Europe, AmericaOfficials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience
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Kremlin holds off on responding to new US sanctionsThe Kremlin on Wednesday refrained from discussing its possible response to a new package of U.S. sanctions against Russia before President Donald Trump signs them into law
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The party leaders of the Alliance, a union between Centre, Moderate, Christian Democrats and the Liberal parties gather at the headquarters for the Moderate party in Stockholm, Sweden, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Sweden’s right-wing opposition parties said Wednesday they are planning a motion of no confidence in three government ministers over a security leak which could result in major changes in the minority government. Pictured from left, Alliance party leaders, Annie Lööf (Centre Party), Anna Kinberg Batra (Moderate), Ebba Busch Thor (Christian Democrats) and Jan Björklund (Liberals). (Erik Simander/TT via AP)
Swedish parties plan no-confidence vote over security leakSweden's right-wing opposition parties table no-confidence motion in 3 government ministers in social-democrat led minority government
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017 file photo the logo of Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe is photographed prior to the annual balance news conference at the company's headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. Automaker Daimler, maker of Mercedes-Benz cars, announces second-quarter earnings, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, file)
Daimler stands by diesel despite growing controversyAutomaker Daimler AG says net profit up slightly in second quarter as Mercedes-Benz luxury car business booms while profits lag at its truck, van and bus businesses
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Palestinians women pray at the Lion's Gate following an appeal from clerics to pray in the streets instead of inside the Al Aqsa Mosque compound, in Jerusalem's Old City, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Dozens of Muslims have prayed in the street outside a major Jerusalem shrine, heeding a call by clerics not to enter the site until a dispute with Israel over security arrangements is settled. This comes after Israel removed metal detectors earlier on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)
Muslim cleric: Protest to go on despite Israeli concessionMuslim official in Jerusalem: Worshippers not to return to contested shrine until Israel removes new railings, cameras
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A Russian man is escorted by police officers as he arrives at a courthouse at the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Greek authorities say they have arrested a Russian man wanted in the United States on suspicion of masterminding a money laundering operation involving at least $4 billion through bitcoin transactions. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)
Russian wanted in US caught in Greece for money launderingRussian man ordered held in custody in Greece pending extradition to US on suspicion of masterminding money laundering operation involving $4 billion through bitcoin transactions
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