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Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in Warsaw Ghetto

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Brazil’s first black justice considers presidential run

    By MAURICIO SAVARESE  Associated Press SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s first black ...

Miguel Diaz-Canel, 57, selected as next president of Cuba

    By MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN and ANDREA RODRIGUEZ Associated Press HAVANA (AP) — The ...

Russia takes heavy hand to internet to block messaging app

    By NATALIYA VASILYEVA and FRANCESCA EBEL Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russian ...

To soften image, Kim Jong Un turns spotlight to sister, wife

    By ERIC TALMADGE  Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim ...

Suspect in Iceland’s ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ escapes prison

By EGILL BJARNASON Associated Press REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — A prisoner in Iceland suspected ...