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Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, left, and his running mate, Faisal Naseem, leave after addressing media in Male, Maldives, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A longtime but little-known lawmaker, Solih declared victory at his party's campaign headquarters in a contentious election widely seen as a referendum on the island nation's young democracy. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
Calm opposition leader wins Maldives presidency amid stormCalm opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins Maldives presidency amid storm
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Father of Mohammad Taha Eghadami, a 4-year-old boy who was killed in Saturday's terror attack on a military parade, mourns over his coffin during a mass funeral ceremony for the victims, in southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Thousands of mourners gathered at the Sarallah Mosque on Ahvaz's Taleghani junction, carrying caskets in the sweltering heat. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack in AhvazMourning their dead, Iranians hold funerals for victims of terror attack on military parade in city of Ahvaz
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EU takes Poland to its top court over judicial reformThe European Union has decided to take Poland to the bloc's top court over disagreements on the overhaul of the Polish judicial system and also as the European Court of Justice to suspend a recent law on the Supreme court
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Flooding of the Little Pee Dee River is nearing the crest in Brittons Neck, S.C., but many residents are concerned that the floodwaters will increase damage to their community, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. (Jason Lee/The Sun News via AP)
Florence: Evacuations continue as North Carolina rivers riseThousands of coastal residents in South Carolina told to be ready to evacuate as rivers rise more than a week after Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolinas
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SiriusXM buying Pandora Media in $3.5 billion dealSiriusXM is buying music streaming service Pandora Media in an stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion
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Prosecutor: Nobel sex scandal suspect should get 3 yearsThe prosecutor at the trial against the man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature has demanded that Jean-Claude Arnault is sentenced to three years in jail
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Barrick buys Randgold to create world's largest gold minerBarrick Gold has agreed to buy Randgold Resources for $6.1 billion in stock to create the world's largest gold miner
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Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from spaceIt's apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space _ and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth
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FILE – This June 1, 2018, file photo, shows a housing unit in the west section of the State Correctional Institution at Phoenix in Collegeville, Pa. Entertainer Bill Cosby is due in court Monday, Sept. 24, for a two-day sentencing hearing that follows his conviction on three counts of aggravated indecent assault. If Cosby gets even a day more than two years, he'll enter the state prison system, with a first stop at SCI Phoenix, a new $400 million, 3,830-bed prison in suburban Philadelphia where staff would assess his physical, medical and security needs. Cosby could end up in a long-term medical care unit there or elsewhere.  (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma, File)
Will Bill Cosby, 81, go to prison? A judge is set to decideBill Cosby faces the start of a two-day sentencing hearing in which a judge will decide how to punish the 81-year-old comedian
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FILE- In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 4, 2017, The Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane of the Russian air force with the registration number RF 93610, which was accidentally downed by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli air strike flies near Kubinka airport, outside Moscow, Russia. The Russian Defense Ministry on Sunday Sept. 23, 2018, has renewed its accusations against Israel for causing the downing of a Russian military plane over Syria.  (AP Photo/Marina Lystseva)
Russia to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to SyriaRussia to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria after last week's downing of Russian plane
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks before President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Booker isn't being subtle. The Iowa caucuses are well over a year away, but the New Jersey senator is working overtime to make an impression here and in other states that will be crucial to winning the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Eyeing White House, Cory Booker introduces himself to IowaEyeing White House, Cory Booker introduces himself to Iowa
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France Football magazine chief editor Pascal Ferre speaks during a interview with Associated Press in Boulogne-Billancourt, outside Paris, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. A woman will lift the most prestigious individual trophy in soccer for the first time this year. Awarded every year by France Football magazine since Stanley Matthews won it in 1956, the Ballon d'Or for the best player of the year will be given to both a woman and a man on Dec. 3 in Paris.(AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
APNewsBreak: France Football launches Women's Ballon d'OrA woman will win the most prestigious individual trophy in soccer for the first time this year
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