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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2016, file photo, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe addresses people during the closure of his party's 16th Annual Peoples Conference in Masvingo, south of Harare, Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe. Mugabe is celebrating his 93rd birthday on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 amid granite hills where ancient spirits are said to dwell, defying calls to resign after nearly four decades in power in a region known for opposing a leader who says he’ll run again in 2018 elections. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File)
Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 93rd birthday in opposition areaZimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is celebrating his 93rd birthday, defying calls to resign after nearly four decades in power
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Police officers stay inside the guard post of the forensic department at Kuala Lumpur Hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. According to police Friday, forensics stated that the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport. (AP Photo/Daniel Chan)
Malaysia awaits lab tests after nerve agent used in airportOne day after Malaysia revealed that VX nerve agent was used in a bizarre killing at Kuala Lumpur airport, police say they have raided a condominium and were awaiting lab results on what they found
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Police officers stay inside the guard post of the forensic department at Kuala Lumpur Hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. According to police Friday, forensics stated that the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport. (AP Photo/Daniel Chan)
Malaysia awaits lab tests after nerve agent used in airportOne day after Malaysia revealed that VX nerve agent was used in a bizarre killing at Kuala Lumpur airport, police say they have raided a condominium and were awaiting lab results on what they found
The Associated Press2 hours ago
People wait for the start of the official ceremony that kicks off Carnival at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. The world's most famous Carnival bash began in a strange way: after a day in silence, evangelical Mayor Marcelo Crivella delayed the traditionally opulent starting ceremony until 8:30 p.m. only to skip it with the excuse that his wife was sick. (AP Photo/Mauro Pimentel)
AP Explains: Who competes and how Carnival parades judgedRio de Janeiro's Carnival parade is world famous for the dancing, the all-but-naked bodies and the magnificent floats down the sambadrome on Avenida Marques de Sapucai
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this May 4, 2001, file photo, a man believed to be Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of then North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, looks at a battery of photographers as he exits a police van to board a plane to Beijing at Narita international airport in Narita, northeast of Tokyo. Police in Malaysia say the half brother of North Korea's leader who was killed in a Kuala Lumpur airport more than a week ago had a nerve agent on his eye and his face. A statement Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 from the inspector general of police said that a preliminary analysis from the Chemistry Department of Malaysia identified the agent at "VX NERVE AGENT." (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
AP Explains: What chemical weapons N. Korea possessesAP Explains: What chemical weapons N. Korea possesses
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Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend OscarsU.S. immigration authorities have barred entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Opposition Senator Leila de Lima emotionally addresses the media after a warrant for her arrest was issued by a regional trial court Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, in suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. The Philippine court issued an arrest warrant on drug charges for the senator and former top human rights official who is one of the most vocal critics of President Rodrigo Duterte and his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs. De Lima has vehemently denied the charges, which she says are part of Duterte's attempt to intimidate critics of his crackdown, which has left more than 7,000 drug suspects dead. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Leading critic of Philippine leader arrested on drug chargesA Philippine senator and leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly crackdown on illegal drugs says she won't be intimidated by a leader she called a "serial killer" after police arrested her on drug charges
The Associated Press6 hours ago
People wait for the start of the official ceremony that kicks off Carnival at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. The world's most famous Carnival bash began in a strange way: after a day in silence, evangelical Mayor Marcelo Crivella delayed the traditionally opulent starting ceremony until 8:30 p.m. only to skip it with the excuse that his wife was sick. (AP Photo/Mauro Pimentel)
Brazil's Carnival begins with parades, parties but no mayorRevelers all over Brazil began Carnival celebrations after an odd opening ceremony in Rio marked by the absence of the city's evangelical mayor
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Italian Government Undersecretary Maria Elena Boschi talks to reporters during her visit to Taormina, Italy, the host town of the upcoming May 26-27 G-7 summit, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Italy still needs to build two helicopter landing pads and repave miles of road, but Boschi promised Friday that everything will be ready for the summit being held in the stunning Sicilian town overlooking the sea. (AP Photo/Salvatore Cavalli)
Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicilian townItaly is promising all be ready for the G-7 summit, to be held in the stunning setting of Sicily in late May, even as construction awaits its start
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, Ukrainian lawmaker and former prisoner of war Nadiya Savchenko speaks through a loudspeaker against the background of portraits of prisoners of war at a rally near the President's Office in Kiev, Ukraine. According to reports Friday Feb. 24, 2017, Savchenko has visited a prison in the rebel-held eastern Ukrainian city of Makiivka to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that has irked many in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky, FILE)
Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner releaseA Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian war prisoners
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Actor George Clooney poses with the Honorary Cesar award during a photocall at the 42nd Cesar Film Awards ceremony at Salle Pleyel in Paris, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. This annual ceremony is presented by the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
Paris mayor, Clooney fire back at Trump for insulting cityParis Mayor Anne Hidalgo, France's foreign minister and an American cinema luminary pushed back at U.S. President Donald Trump for insulting the City of Light on Friday in a speech
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Venezuela, Libya again lose UN vote rights over dues debtsVenezuela and Libya have been suspended from voting in the U.N. General Assembly for the second time in two years because of millions of dollars in unpaid dues to the world body
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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