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Michael Jackson's popularity endures, even after new scandal

Michael Jackson's popularity endures, even after new scandal

LOS ANGELES — Michael Jackson's depiction as a child molester in the HBO documentary "Leaving Neverland" earlier this year, but the negative publicity hasn't greatly diminished the King of Pop's image.
Climate activists end their blockade of German coal mine

Climate activists end their blockade of German coal mine

BERLIN — Hundreds of climate activists called an end to their protest Sunday inside one of Germany's biggest open-pit mines after police repeatedly ordered them to leave, citing life-threatening danger, and authorities pulled some protesters out.
Thousands march for LGBT rights in Ukraine's capital

Thousands march for LGBT rights in Ukraine's capital

MOSCOW — Thousands of supporters of LGBT rights have marched through the centre of Kyiv , the Ukrainian capital, under a heavy police presence to separate them from opponents.
North Korea says Kim received 'excellent' letter from Trump

North Korea says Kim received 'excellent' letter from Trump

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — U.S. President Donald Trump sent North Korean leader Kim Jong Un an "excellent" letter, the North's state-run news agency reported Sunday, quoting Kim as saying he would "seriously contemplate" the content.
ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift

ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift

BANGKOK — Southeast Asian leaders on Sunday pressed their call for self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea and renewed their alarm over the U.S.-China trade war, with one leader warning it may spiral out of control.
Building under construction topples in Cambodia, killing 17

Building under construction topples in Cambodia, killing 17

SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia — Cambodian rescuers combing through the rubble of a collapsed seven-story building recovered the bodies of 17 construction workers and pulled out 24 injured, as authorities questioned four Chinese who were involved with the p
Skydiving plane in Hawaii crash had scary 2016 mishap

Skydiving plane in Hawaii crash had scary 2016 mishap

HONOLULU — A skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in Northern California that prompted the 14 skydivers aboard to jump earlier than planned to safety, according to gov
Trump postpones nationwide immigration enforcement sweep

Trump postpones nationwide immigration enforcement sweep

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Saturday delayed a nationwide immigration sweep to deport people living the United States illegally, including families, saying he would give lawmakers two weeks to work out solutions for the southern border.

Crash between truck, motorcycles leaves 7 dead, 3 injured

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Jagger appears healthy as Rolling Stones rock Soldier Field

Jagger appears healthy as Rolling Stones rock Soldier Field

CHICAGO — Mick Jagger appeared healthy and energetic Friday night as the Rolling Stones launched their North American tour at Chicago's Soldier Field. The 75-year-old frontman ran and skipped along a narrow stage that jutted out into the crowd.