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Apparent suicide bomber at Ariana Grande concert kills 22
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- An apparent suicide bomber attacked an Ariana Grande concert as it ended Monday night, killing 22 people among a panicked crowd of young concertgoers, some still wearing the star's trademark kitten ears as they fled....

The Latest: Trump blames 'evil losers' for Manchester attack
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):...

Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- A night highly anticipated by Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after police said a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the Manchester Arena....

Some recent major attacks in Europe
The deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of recent major ones:...

South Korea's Park denies charges as corruption trial begins
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Former President Park Geun-hye denied corruption charges Tuesday at the start of a criminal trial that could potentially send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life....

Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea president
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A steely gaze from one woman. A slight, apologetic bow from another. On the first day of the biggest trial in South Korea in years, two small gestures reflect the state of a friendship that toppled a president....

SKorea fires shots at NKorea after object crosses border
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea's military says it has fired warning shots at an unidentified object flying south from rival North Korea....

In Syria's devastated twin towns, tears mix with rubble
ZABADANI, Syria (AP) -- Arriving with her husband and 10-year-old daughter to check on their home for the first time in five years, Adibeh Ghosn had trouble recognizing the neighborhood....

Trump's Yad Vashem visit highlights mixed Holocaust record
JERUSALEM (AP) -- President Donald Trump's brief visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial may prove to be the most explosive stop during a hypersensitive trip to Israel. While Trump touts his Jewish daughter and his strong support for Israel, he has suffered a series of missteps on Jewish issues and appeared cavalier at times about the Holocaust....

2 men in Indonesia caned dozens of times for gay sex
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) -- Two men in Indonesia's Aceh province were publicly caned dozens of times Tuesday for consensual gay sex, a punishment that intensifies an anti-gay backlash in the world's most populous Muslim country and which rights advocates denounced as "medieval torture."...

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