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Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of elections

Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of elections

DAKAR, Senegal — Congo's government is moving forward with plans to use electronic voting machines in this year's highly anticipated presidential election despite warnings from watchdog groups that transparency and credibility could suffer.
Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

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Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

WASHINGTON — As a crisis of migrant children separated from their families provoked national outrage, President Donald Trump said he was powerless to act through an executive order. Five days later, he did just that.
Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

EDINBURG, Texas — President Donald Trump's reversal of a policy separating migrant families at the Mexico border sparked confusion over how the new guidelines will play out and deep concern that the changes don't go far enough, allowing children to s
#NeverTrump to #OKTrump: Romney's evolution mirrors party

#NeverTrump to #OKTrump: Romney's evolution mirrors party

PARK CITY, Utah — Mitt Romney did not ride a donkey.
China says US swinging 'big stick' of unfair trade tactics

China says US swinging 'big stick' of unfair trade tactics

BEIJING — China on Thursday accused the United States of using bullying tactics and blackmail in threatening to impose tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of Chinese imports, ramping up criticism that the measures levied in the name of balanci
Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook's Instagram service is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers away from YouTube when they're looking for something to watch on their smartphones.
Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

JERUSALEM — The wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was charged Thursday with misusing some $100,000 in public funds to order lavish meals from celebrity chefs, dealing an embarrassing blow to the country's first family and drawing fresh attent
Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

PHILADELPHIA — It was a flying frankfurter and not a foul ball that left a baseball fan with a black eye in Philadelphia.
AP-NORC Poll: Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort

AP-NORC Poll: Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort

WASHINGTON — A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of U.S. relations with North Korea, a change that comes after his historic summit with that country's leader, Kim Jong Un.