• Trump adviser Roger Stone reveals new meeting with Russian
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    Trump adviser Roger Stone reveals new meeting with Russian

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller is examining a previously undisclosed meeting between longtime Donald Trump confidante Roger Stone and a Russian figure who allegedly tried to sell him dirt on Hillary Clinton.

  • Thiem, Bautista Agut, Nishikori all progress at Halle
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    Thiem, Bautista Agut, Nishikori all progress at Halle

    HALLE, Germany (AP) — Seeded players Dominic Thiem, Roberto Bautista Agut and Kei Nishikori all came through their first-round matches at the Gerry Weber Open on Monday.

  • The Latest: England, Tunisia 1-1 at halftime in Volgograd
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    The Latest: England, Tunisia 1-1 at halftime in Volgograd

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Monday at the World Cup (all times local):

  • Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties
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    Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now.

  • The Latest: Defense: Prosecutors' star witness a 'sociopath'
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    The Latest: Defense: Prosecutors' star witness a 'sociopath'

    BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the case against an elderly former Mafia boss (all times local):

  • Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0
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    Belgium wakes up in 2nd half, rolls past Panama 3-0

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Unlike the other World Cup favorites that struggled through their opening matches, Belgium looked every part the title contender.

  • Italian interior minister wants census of Roma communities
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    Italian interior minister wants census of Roma communities

    Italy's new government plans to carry out a census of the Roma community with an eye to kicking out anyone staying in the country illegally, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday. "Unfortunately we will have to keep the Italian Roma because we can't expel them," Salvini,

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    President Kovind visits war cemetery at Athens

    Athens [Greece], June 18 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday paid his respects at the Phaleron Commonwealth War Cemetery here. Mortal remains of Indian soldiers who fought in World War II were laid to rest in this cemetery. "President Kovind paid his respects at the Phaleron Commonwealth

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    Yoga event in Thailand ahead of International Yoga Day

    Bangkok [Thailand], June 18 (ANI): A yoga event was conducted here in Chiang Mai University here, ahead of International Yoga Day.

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    MEA spokesperson denies possibility of Indo-Pak-China summit

    Beijing [China], June 18 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar refuted the statement made by Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui, suggesting an India-Pakistan-China trilateral summit. Kumar said that the Indian government has not received any direction from its Chinese

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    Bangladesh: Lt Gen Aziz Ahmed appointed as Army Chief

    Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 18 (ANI): Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed has been appointed as new chief of Bangladesh Army.

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    PTI chief fails to pacify party workers demanding election tickets

    Islamabad [Pakistan], June 18 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan failed to pacify party workers who were protesting in front of his house, Bani Gala, demanding tickets to contest the election on June 25. As reported by Geo News, Imran reiterated his statement that the party workers

  • H. Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'
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    H. Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday called the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "a moral and humanitarian crisis."

  • Bahr, last living member of team that upset England, is dead
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    Bahr, last living member of team that upset England, is dead

    When Walter Bahr walked off the field in Brazil after the famous United States victory over England at the 1950 World Cup, he didn't expect to become a soccer celebrity.

  • Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway
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    Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway's transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country's airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane.

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    EU extends restrictions on business in Crimean Peninsula

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union said Monday it has extended restrictions on doing business with companies or officials in Ukraine's Crimea region and the city of Sevastopol for a year over Russia's annexation of the peninsula.

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    Greece: 2 face racism charges over beatings of immigrants

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say they have arrested one suspected extreme nationalist and are seeking a second as suspects in a pair of attacks on immigrants in Athens.

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    US serial sperm donor banned from donating in Israel

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Serial sperm donor Ari Nagel, an American who has fathered 33 children, with 10 more on the way, has been banned from donating his sperm in Israel, where he first fathered a child using artificial insemination.

  • US stocks are mixed; energy firms rise and health care falls
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    US stocks are mixed; energy firms rise and health care falls

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mixed Monday afternoon as the week on Wall Street gets off to an indecisive start. Household goods makers and health care companies are slumping while energy companies are rising with oil prices, and technology companies and smaller, more U.S.-focused companies are making

  • GM replaces 3 Cadillac sedans with 2, invests $175M in plant
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    GM replaces 3 Cadillac sedans with 2, invests $175M in plant

    General Motors is getting rid of three Cadillac sedans and replacing them with two new ones over the next 3½ years. The company says it's sinking $175 million into a Lansing, Michigan, factory to make replacements for the ATS compact, CTS midsize and XTS full-size cars. Automakers are starting

  • Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case
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    Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

    German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into the manipulation of emissions controls. The move is an extension of the emissions scandal that has rocked Volkswagen since 2015 and led to billions in fines, the arrest

  • Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com
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    Google to invest $550 million in Alibaba rival JD.com

    Google said Monday that it will invest $550 million in Alibaba's main rival JD.com as the U.S. tech giant seeks to expand in fast-growing Asian e-commerce markets. Under the partnership, JD.com products will appear on Google's shopping service, giving JD.com access to consumers outside Asia,

  • Roll out the barrels: Christo artwork floats on London lake
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    Roll out the barrels: Christo artwork floats on London lake

    LONDON (AP) — The ducks, geese and hardy cold-water swimmers in London's Hyde Park have a new neighbor: a monumental floating structure made from 7,506 stacked barrels colored bright red, mauve and blue.

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    Israel PM, Jordan king meet after months of strained ties

    AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's King Abdullah II and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have met after months of strained relations.

  • Pliskova's Wimbledon hopes are grassed again at Birmingham
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    Pliskova's Wimbledon hopes are grassed again at Birmingham

    BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova left spectators puzzling yet again why her powerful game has never translated to grass-court glory when she lost in the first round of the Wimbledon warmup at Birmingham on Monday.