The Associated Press

November 19, 2018 - 6:18 am
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Campaigners are urging governments and businesses to invest more to improve sanitation in poor countries facing a dangerous shortage of toilets. The toilet crisis is severe in parts of Africa and Asia battling extreme poverty. To mark World Toilet Day Monday, the group...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and France's President Emmanuel Macron, right, shake hands after a joint statement prior to a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
November 18, 2018 - 2:09 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel consulted Sunday on migration, fixing the euro currency, Europe's defense, taxing digital companies and other issues as the two leaders looked to preserve their influence abroad while their authority...
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The members of Arab-Turkish Media Association and friends hold posters as they attend funeral prayers in absentia for Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi who was killed last month in the Saudi Arabia consulate, in Istanbul, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday called for an international investigation into the killing of the Saudi dissident writer Jamal Khashoggi.(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
November 18, 2018 - 8:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 9:45 a.m. President Donald Trump says there's "no reason" for him to listen to an audio recording of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (jah-MAHL' khahr-SHOHK'-jee) at the Saudi Consulate...
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Moroccan King Mohammed VI and French President Emmanuel Macron, left, stand on an escalator after inaugurating a high-speed line at Rabat train station, Morocco, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Macron is in Morocco to take part in the inauguration of a high-speed railway line that boasts the fastest journey times in Africa or the Arab world.(Christophe Archambault/Pool Photo via AP)
November 18, 2018 - 6:10 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the French president's visit to Germany (all times local): 1 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron has taken part in a wreath-laying ceremony at Germany's memorial to the victims of war and dictatorship. Macron stood with folded hands and bowed head alongside...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama speaks to the crowd as she presents her anticipated memoir "Becoming" during her book tour stop in Washington, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
November 18, 2018 - 12:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama practically brought the house down at Michelle Obama's book show in Washington. The former first lady is currently touring the country promoting her memoir, "Becoming," and participated in a conversation Saturday night moderated by her longtime friend...
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November 17, 2018 - 2:30 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Somali and Muslim community leaders are expressing deep concern after a white man and his son dumped deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men outside of a YMCA in the central Minnesota city of St. Cloud. Police have not released the names of the 62-...
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November 16, 2018 - 3:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he should have visited Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Veterans Day — a traditional presidential act. Trump, who rarely admits a faux pas, told "Fox News Sunday" that "in retrospect, I should have" gone, but he was busy on calls and had just...
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November 15, 2018 - 10:39 am
PALMYRA, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say they helped corral a rather "unruly' pig on the run along Interstate 95. State police say in a Facebook post they were alerted to the "uncooperative" pig along the interstate in Palmyra on Wednesday. Police say the pig was spotted several times over the...
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November 14, 2018 - 4:32 pm
Some of the 18 cities passed up by Amazon for its new headquarters are telling themselves sometimes losing is actually winning. The finalists learned this week that instead of Amazon picking one location for its new offices, it would split them between Long Island City in Queens, New York, and...
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Central American migrants, part of the caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, get a ride on a truck carrying rolls of steel rebar, in Irapuato, Mexico, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Several thousand Central American migrants marked a month on the road Monday as they hitched rides to the western Mexico city of Guadalajara and toward the U.S. border. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
November 12, 2018 - 9:02 pm
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Several thousand Central American migrants heading for the U.S. border arrived in the western Mexico city of Guadalajara with help from truckers and other motorists Monday, marking a month since their trek began. Many of the migrants boarded waiting buses at the Jalisco...
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