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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares fell back Friday after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. A warning by the head of the IMF over the potential for trade tensions to harm global growth also weighed on sentiment.

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HAVANA (AP) — Miguel Diaz-Canel has been the presumptive next president of Cuba since 2013, when Raul Castro named the laconic former provincial official to the important post of first vice president and lauded him as "neither a novice nor an improviser," high praise in a system dedicated to…

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SHENZHEN, China (AP) — As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in the face of mounting obstacles in the U.S. market.

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister says the Australian navy has a "perfect right" to traverse the South China Sea after a media report that the Chinese navy challenged three Australian warships in the hotly contested waterway.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The meeting next week between the leaders of the rival Koreas will be the ultimate test of South Korean President Moon Jae-in's belief that his nation should lead international efforts to deal with North Korea.

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Britain's U.N. ambassador says the Russians and Syrians must uphold their promises to let chemical weapons inspectors visit the site of a suspected poison gas attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma — and "it should happen expeditiously."

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get him help as they realized he had an opioid addiction — yet none were able to give investigators the insight they needed to determine where the mu…

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares fell back Friday after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. A warning by the head of the IMF over the potential for trade tensions to harm global growth also weighed on sentiment.

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In this Thursday, April 19, 2018, photo, Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Toowoomba is docked at Saigon port in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It was one of the three Australian Navy ships to make four-day port call in Vietnam. Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the Australian na…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 12 de abril de 2018, Natalia Rodas posa para una fotografía en Buenos Aires, Argentina. Rodas tuvo un aborto hace años y cree que las mujeres no deberían pasar lo que ella pasó y deberían tener derecho a un aborto legal, seguro y gratuito. (AP Foto/Natacha Pisarenko)

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En esta imagen, tomada el 12 de abril de 2018, Jaquelin Pérez cose pañuelos verdes en la cooperativa en la que trabaja en Buenos Aires, Argentina. Pérez se gana la vida trabajando en una cooperativa con otras mujeres de su vecindario de clase obrera. Además de ropa, cosen los pañuelos verdes…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 12 de abril de 2018, Betty Maidana sostiene en alto un pañuelo verde con el texto "Campaña nacional por el derecho al aborto legal, seguro y gratuito", en la cooperativa donde trabaja en Buenos Aires, Argentina. En Argentina, donde el aborto está penalizado por ley …

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, mujeres asisten a una manifestación en favor de la legalización del aborto, en Buenos Aires, Argentina. A principios de año se presentó en el Congreso un proyecto de ley para legalizar el aborto hasta la semana 14 de gestación que contó con el r…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, una mujer se sienta en el asfalto junto al lema "Aborto legal ya", durante una protesta proaborto en Buenos Aires, Argentina. En un informe de 2016, el Ministerio de Salud estimó que en Argentina se realizan entre 370.000 y 522.000 abortos cland…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, una joven con el lema "Las ricas abortan, las pobres mueren" participa en una protesta en favor del aborto en Buenos Aires, Argentina. El país natal del papa Francisco parece estar más cerca que nunca de la legalización del aborto tras una ola d…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 12 de abril de 2018, Betty Maidana corta tela para coser pañuelos verdes en una cooperativa en Buenos Aires, Argentina. Maidana dice que el verde es el color de la esperanza y que el pañuelo en Argentina simboliza una lucha larga, citando a las Madres de la Plaza de…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, un grupo de personas protesta contra la legalización del aborto en el exterior de Congreso de Argentina, en Buenos Aires. La Iglesia católica, que sigue teniendo una gran influencia sobre la sociedad argentina, y parte de la comunidad médica enc…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, una mujer con un pañuelo verde símbolo de la lucha en favor de la legalización del aborto, durante una manifestación en Buenos Aires, Argentina. En un informe de 2016, el Ministerio de Salud estimó que en Argentina se realizan entre 370.000 y 52…

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En esta imagen, tomada el 10 de abril de 2018, manifestantes proaborto levantan sus pañuelos verdes durante una manifestación delante del Congreso Nacional en Buenos Aires, Argentina. El presidente conservador de Argentina, Mauricio Macri, dijo recientemente que aunque es provida, el Congres…

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People watch a Malindo Air passenger plane after it skidded to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plane attempting to take off s…

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People watch a Malindo Air passenger plane after it skidded to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plane attempting to take off s…

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A Malindo Air passenger plane sits after skidding to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plane attempting to take off skidded off…

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A Malindo Air passenger plane sits after skidding to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plane attempting to take off skidded off…

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An airport officer talks on his cellphone while inspecting a Malindo Air passenger plane which skidded to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after t…

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Airport officers and Nepalese police work to pull out a Malindo Air passenger plane from the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plan…

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An airport officer inspects a Malindo Air passenger plane after it skidded to the grassy area at the end of runway in Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, April 20, 2018. The Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after the passenger plane attemptin…

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In this March 16, 2016, photo, flags fly over the ZTE Global Cloud Computing Center in Nanjing in eastern China's Jiangsu province. Chinese tech company ZTE said Friday, April 20, 2018, that it won't accept an "unfair" U.S. penalty in a case involving exports of telecoms equipment to North K…

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In this April 17, 2018, photo, a woman walks through the parking lot of a building hosting ZTE subsidiaries in Nanjing in eastern China's Jiangsu province. Chinese tech company ZTE said Friday, April 20, 2018, that it won't accept an "unfair" U.S. penalty in a case involving exports of telec…

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HAVANA (AP) — Miguel Diaz-Canel has been the presumptive next president of Cuba since 2013, when Raul Castro named the laconic former provincial official to the important post of first vice president and lauded him as "neither a novice nor an improviser," high praise in a system dedicated to…

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In this May 26, 2016, photo, attendees stand near a pillar with the Huawei logo during a launch event for the Huawei Matebook in Beijing. As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in th…

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In this March 13, 2018, photo, the logo of Huawei is displayed at its headquarters in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province. As trade disputes simmer between the U.S. and China, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei is being squeezed out of American markets and is shifting its ex…

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In this March 13, 2018, photo, Jim Xu, vice president of Sales and Marketing at Huawei, pauses while speaking to reporters at Huawei's headquarters in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province. As trade disputes simmer between the U.S. and China, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei…

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In this March 13, 2018, photo, a Huawei employee looks up as he walks toward the company's headquarters in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province. As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Eur…

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In this May 26, 2016, photo, a man walks past a Huawei logo during a launch event for the Huawei Matebook in Beijing. As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in the face of mounting o…

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In this May 26, 2016, photo, attendees walk past an electronic display during a launch event for the Huawei Matebook in Beijing. As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in the face of…

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SHENZHEN, China (AP) — As trade disputes simmer, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, the No. 3 smartphone brand, is shifting its growth efforts toward Europe and Asia in the face of mounting obstacles in the U.S. market.

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El aspirante presidencial Mario Abdo Benítez, segundo de derecha a izquierda, del Partido Colorado y su esposa Silvana López Moreira, derecha, posan para fotografías con su compañero de fórmula Hugo Velázquez y su esposa Lourdes Sama durante un mitin de campaña en Itagua, Paraguay, el jueves…

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister says the Australian navy has a "perfect right" to traverse the South China Sea after a media report that the Chinese navy challenged three Australian warships in the hotly contested waterway.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The meeting next week between the leaders of the rival Koreas will be the ultimate test of South Korean President Moon Jae-in's belief that his nation should lead international efforts to deal with North Korea.

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Britain's U.N. ambassador says the Russians and Syrians must uphold their promises to let chemical weapons inspectors visit the site of a suspected poison gas attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma — and "it should happen expeditiously."

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The AMP's chief executive stepped down on Friday following revelations that Australia's largest wealth manager charged customers for financial services they never received and misled the industry watchdog.

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Esta fotografía muestra a migrantes centroamericanos que se preparan para subirse como polizones a un tren con destino al norte de México, en la ciudad de Guadalajara, en el estado mexicano de Jalisco, el miércoles 18 de abril de 2018. (AP Foto/Refugio Ruiz)

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Joaquim Barbosa, ex juez presidente del Supremo Tribunal Federal y el primer miembro negro de la máxima corte brasileña, llega a un encuentro con líderes del Partido Socialista Brasileño, el jueves 19 de abril de 2018 en Brasilia, Brasil. (AP Foto/Eraldo Peres)

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ARCHIVO - En esta fotografía de archivo del miércoles 3 de enero de 2018, el gobernador de Nueva York Andrew Cuomo pronuncia su discurso sobre el estado de la entidad en el Centro de Convenciones de la Plaza Empire State en Albany, Nueva York . (AP Foto/Hans Pennink, archivo)