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Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape stands on a podium before inspecting troops as he is officially welcomed to Australia's Parliament House in Canberra Monday, July 22, 2019. Marape says his country's relationship with China in not open to discussion during his current visit to Australia. (AP Photograph/Rod McGuirk)
Papua New Guinea PM won't discuss China on Australian visitPapua New Guinea's prime minister says his country's relationship with China is not open to discussion during his current visit to Australia
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5 shot dead, 6 wounded in Acapulco bar near beachMexican authorities say gunmen have killed five men and wounded six other people at a bar in the Pacific Coast resort city of Acapulco
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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, leader of the Liberal Democratic Party, smiles during a TV interview at the party headquarters in Tokyo, Sunday, July 21, 2019. Exit polls have showed Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition is certain to keep the majority of 124 seats contested in Sunday's upper house election, and could go even closer to the super-majority, the key line needed to propose a constitutional revision if joined by supporters from smaller parties. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
Abe's coalition still short of votes to change constitutionPrime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition appeared to have secured a majority in Japan's upper house of parliament in elections but won't reach the super-majority needed to propose constitutional revisions
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Authorities: 8 hurt by lightning at Florida Gulf Coast beachAuthorities say a lightning strike at a Gulf Coast beach in Florida has left eight people injured, one of them critically
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A demonstrator bangs on a pot that has a cartoon drawing of Governor Ricardo Rossello and text the reads in Spanish "Quit Ricky" as people gather to protest against Gov. Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, July 19, 2019. Protesters are demanding Rossello step down for his involvement in a private chat in which he used profanities to describe an ex-New York City councilwoman and a federal control board overseeing the island's finance. (AP Photo/ Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo)
Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, but won't resignPuerto Rico's governor is seeking to defuse anger that has fed mammoth street protests against him by promising not to seek reelection, but his announcement that he won't step down has brought vows to continue demonstrations
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Pageant winner ousted after tweets on Muslims, black peopleThe Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and black people.
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Protesters rest near graffiti which reads "Recovery of Hong Kong, An Era Revolution" in Hong Kong on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong pressed on Sunday past the designated end point for a march in which tens of thousands repeated demands for direct elections in the Chinese territory and an independent investigation into police tactics used in previous demonstrations. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
The Latest: Clashes involving Hong Kong protests get violentClashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators
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A woman watches protesters march on a street in Hong Kong, Sunday, July 21, 2019. Thousands of Hong Kong protesters marched from a public park to call for an independent investigation into police tactics. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Clashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement grow violentClashes involving Hong Kong's protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators
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FILE - In this June 19, 2013, file photo, then-FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. When special counsel Mueller testifies before Congress it will be a moment many have been waiting for, but it comes with risk for Democrats. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)
Nadler: Mueller hearing to air evidence of Trump wrongdoingThe House Judiciary Committee chairman says this week's hearing with special counsel Robert Mueller will highlight findings of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump that he says could warrant impeachment
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FILE - This July 14, 2019, file photo shows the summit of Hawaii's Mauna Kea. For activists who say they're protecting Mauna Kea, the fight against the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope is a boiling point in Hawaiian history: the overthrow on the Hawaiian kingdom, battles over land, water and development and questions about how the islands should be governed. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
Opponents of giant Hawaii telescope launch protest marchOpponents of planned telescope on Hawaii's highest peak have launched a protest march
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In this April 2, 2019 photo, multimillion-dollar homes and a lighthouse sit on a peninsula in Old Saybrook, Conn. The homes are among more than 900 structures on the East Coast that would become newly eligible for federal disaster aid, under a proposed remapping of coastal protection zones by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (AP Photo/Dave Collins)
Could coastal mansions become eligible for disaster aid?A proposed overhaul of federal protection zones along the East Coast would make hundreds of waterfront homes newly eligible for taxpayer-funded disaster aid
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