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Brazil says Amazon deforestation is worst since 2008A report by a Brazilian government agency says the rate of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest is at its highest in more than a decade
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FILE - In this Monday, July 10, 2017 file photo, Paul McCartney performs at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla. USA. Paul McCartney has snagged the coveted Saturday-night headline slot at Glastonbury next year as the British music festival celebrates its 50th birthday. Festival organizers confirmed Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 that the former Beatle will perform on the main Pyramid Stage on June 27. (AP Photo/Scott Audette, file)
Paul McCartney to headline Glastonbury festivalPaul McCartney has snagged the coveted Saturday-night headline slot at Glastonbury next year as the British music festival celebrates its 50th birthday
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FILE- In this July 19, 2011 file photo, Indian army soldiers undergo a training session at the Siachen base camp, in Indian Kashmir on the border with Pakistan. The Indian army says an avalanche has hit one of its posts on a Himalayan glacier in disputed Kashmir region and that at least eight soldiers are trapped under snow. Army spokesman Lt. Col. Devender Anand says the avalanche struck on Monday in the northern part of the Siachen Glacier and that a search and rescue operation is underway. (AP Photo/Channi Anand, File)
Avalanche traps 8 Indian soldiers on Himalayan glacierThe Indian army says an avalanche has hit one of its posts on a Himalayan glacier in disputed Kashmir region, trapping at least eight soldiers under snow.
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A woman walks by a closed market in La Paz, Bolivia, Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. The blockades of supporters of former president Evo Morales on the outskirts of the main cities of Bolivia are causing a shortage of gasoline and food, which puts pressure on the interim government that seeks to open a dialogue to end four weeks of social and political upheaval. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Food, gasoline shortages reported in Bolivian citiesResidents in several Bolivian cities are reporting food and gasoline shortages because of protests by supporters of ousted President Evo Morales
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The Latest: EU calls for closure of migrants camp in BosniaEuropean Union officials have reiterated their call for the closure of a camp in northwestern Bosnia where hundreds of migrants are living in poor conditions with almost no facilities.
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Bridge collapses in southwest France; 1 dead, 1 missingAuthorities say a bridge has collapsed in rural southwest France, killing a 15-year-old girl and leaving at least one person missing
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FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, former Venezuelan military spy chief, retired Maj. Gen. Hugo Carvajal walks out of prison in Estremera, outskirts of Madrid, Spain. Spanish police said Wednesday Nov. 13, 2019, they have been unable to locate Venezuelan former spymaster Carvajal, wanted by the United States for extradition on charges of drug trafficking. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, FILE)
Spanish court says wanted Venezuelan spy still missingAn official says Spain’s National Court has confirmed that a former Venezuelan spymaster accused of attempting to "flood" the United States with drugs remains missing since an order for his arrest pending extradition was issued this month
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The Constitution gives the House of Representatives the power to impeach U.S. officials and the Senate the power to remove them from office the president. ;
AP Exclusive: US officials knew of Ukraine’s Trump anxietyAP sources: State Department officials were briefed in early May about Ukraine leader’s concern over Trump administration pressure to investigate Democrats, despite his later public denial.
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Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Fredriksen, left, and French President Emmanuel Macron make declarations prior to a lunch at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Fredriksen is in Paris for bilateral talks. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, Pool)
France, Denmark call for more unified asylum rules in EuropeFrance’s President Emmanuel Macron and Denmark’s Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen called for more unified EU rules for granting asylum and better protect the European external borders
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Georgian police move to disperse large protest in TbilisiPolice in riot gear in the country of Georgia are trying to push thousands of demonstrators away from the parliament building in the capital on the second day of sizeable protests over the failure of promised election reforms
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Cypriot president says Pope Francis to visit island in 2020Cyprus’ president says Pope Francis has accepted his invitation to visit the east Mediterranean island next year
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Spain: men convicted in rape case stand trial in 2nd caseFour Spanish men convicted earlier this year of raping a woman in a notorious case are standing trial on charges of sexual abuse in a separate incident
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