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The Latest: Obama praises Biden, no formal endorsementPresident Barack Obama weighs in on Joe Biden's entry into the 2020 presidential race, says selecting Biden as his running mate in 2008 was "one of the best decisions he ever made."
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Ex-Vice President Biden launches 2020 presidential campaignFormer Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un pose for photographers during their meeting in Vladivostok, Russia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Putin opened his talks with Kim, saying that Russia would like to help support efforts to resolve the North Korean nuclear standoff. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
Putin: NKorea ready to denuclearize _ if it gets guaranteesRussian President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un Thursday that the North Korean leader is ready to proceed toward denuclearization _ but needs solid security guarantees to do so.
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FILE-In this March 18, 2019 file photo headquarters of Deutsche Bank, left, and Commerzbank are seen in Frankfurt, Germany. Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank are halting talks on a possible merger that would have created Germany's biggest financial institution. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank scrap merger talksDeutsche Bank and Commerzbank said Thursday they were halting talks on a possible merger, saying it would be too risky and costly
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Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the leader of Poland's conservative ruling party, takes part in a Polish tradition of taking a basket to church for a blessing in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, April 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Polish leader: LGBT rights an import that threatens nationThe chairman of Poland's conservative ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has called the LGBT rights movement a foreign import that threatens the Polish nation
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This April 12, 2019, photo shows a bench donated by a foundation started by the family of James Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas. The bench is located in front of the county courthouse in Jasper, Texas, where two of the three men convicted for Byrd's death, considered one of the most gruesome hate crime murders in recent Texas history, were tried. John William King, the convicted ringleader of Byrd's death, is set to be executed on Wednesday, April. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Juan Lozano)
The Latest: Texas executes man for 1998 dragging deathAn avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in US history has been executed in Texas for the dragging death of a black man
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FILE- This April 30, 2018, file photo shows an exterior view of the Sainsbury's flagship store in the Nine Elms area of London. British competition regulators have blocked J. Sainsbury Plc's 7.3 billion-pound ($9.4 billion) purchase of Walmart's Asda unit, which would have created the U.K.'s biggest supermarket chain. The Competition and Markets Authority says the deal would have increased prices and reduced the quality and range of products available to shoppers, it was reported on Thursday, April 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
UK blocks Sainsbury's merger with Walmart unit AsdaBritish regulators have blocked Sainsbury's $9.4 billion purchase of Walmart's Asda unit amid concerns it would increase prices and reduce product offerings, in another hit to Walmart's international operations.
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FILE - In this April 13, 2019 file photo, a dog wears a yellow vest during a demonstration in Paris. Several hundreds of people gathered in Paris for the twenty-second Saturday of protests. France's yellow vest protesters remain a force to be reckoned with five months after their movement started, and as President Emmanuel Macron announces his responses to their grievances. It includes people across political, regional, social and generational divides angry at economic injustice and the way President Emmanuel Macron is running France. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, FILE)
France's yellow vests: Who they are, what they want, and whyYellow vest protesters remain a force in French politics despite ups and downs in the five months after their movement started
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In this Tuesday, April 23, 2019, photo, Sudanese protesters rally in the capital Khartoum. Sudanese activists were holding nationwide protests on Tuesday to press the military to hand over power to a civilian authority after the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir earlier this month.(AP Photo)
Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian governmentThe organizers of the protests that drove Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir from power say they will delay their announcement of a transitional civilian government after having resumed talks with the ruling military council
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Penn St. ex-president's case in US court as jail term loomsA federal judge will consider former Penn State president Graham Spanier's argument his conviction should be thrown out, a week before he's due to report to jail
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un shake hands during their meeting in Vladivostok, Russia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. At his first summit with Russian President, North Korean leader Kim shows off confident side, an apparently chronic problem with breathlessness and a knack for manspreading. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
At Kim-Putin summit, hearty handshakes and manspreadingAt his first summit with Russian President, North Korean leader shows off confident side, an apparently chronic problem with breathlessness and a knack for manspreading
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Italy marks liberation anniversary as some glorify MussoliniItalian leaders are holding observances on Liberation Day, which celebrates the end of the country's fascist dictatorship during World War II, with appeals against new attempts to rehabilitate dictator Benito Mussolini
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