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Quake damages buildings on Bali, other Indonesian islands

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July 15, 2019 at 9:27 pm

DENPASAR, Indonesia (AP) — An earthquake shook Bali and other Indonesian islands Tuesday, causing panic and damaging homes and other buildings, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. ...

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'Chatgate' scandal throws Puerto Rico's governor into crisis

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July 15, 2019 at 7:43 pm | SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Nearly two years ago, Hurricane Marνa exposed the raw dysfunction of Puerto Rico, collapsing long-neglected infrastructure and leaving several thousand dead on Gov. Ricar...

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Protests flare over construction of telescope in Hawaii

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July 15, 2019 at 7:43 pm | MAUNA KEA, Hawaii (AP) — Singing, chanting and lying on the ground in the road, hundreds of people demonstrated on Monday against the construction of a giant telescope on a mountaintop that some Nati...

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July 15, 2019 at 7:50 pm | Salvadoran accused of abortion faces retrial, hefty sentence...

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Salvadoran accused of abortion faces retrial, hefty sentence

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July 15, 2019 at 7:24 pm | SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A young woman who gave birth to a baby in an outhouse toilet in El Salvador was back in court Monday facing a second trial for murder in a case that has drawn interna...

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Duterte 'seriously considering' cutting ties with Iceland

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July 15, 2019 at 6:43 pm | MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is "seriously considering" cutting diplomatic ties with Iceland, which spearheaded a resolution that asked the U.N.'s top human rights ...

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Philippine leader signs law punishing sexual harassment

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July 15, 2019 at 6:31 pm | MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president has signed a bill into law penalizing a range of acts of sexual harassment including catcalling, wolf-whistling and persistent telling of sexual jo...

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India assesses technical snag that aborted moon mission

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July 15, 2019 at 5:46 pm | NEW DELHI (AP) — India's space organization is examining the technical snag behind Monday's aborted launch of a spacecraft intended to land on the far side of the moon and expects to set a new launch...

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Hong Kong leader thanks police after clashes with 'rioters'

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July 15, 2019 at 5:27 pm | HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam thanked police on Monday after violent scuffles erupted between law enforcement officers and protesters demanding her resignation. A demonstration Sun...

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