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EU calls for UK to 'Brexit' quickly; Britain wants more time
LONDON (AP) -- The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over....

Britain's Europeans gripped by fear, confusion, heartache
LONDON (AP) -- A tsunami of uncertainty has engulfed Anna Woydyla, a Polish restaurant worker in London, since Britain voted to leave the European Union....

Behind the support for Brexit and Trump: Economic resentment
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United Kingdom's stunning vote to leave the European Union was driven by much of the same sentiment that fueled Donald Trump's insurgent march toward the Republican presidential nod: a rejection of economic globalization and the elites who favor it by those who feel left behind....

AP EXPLAINS: Why Spain is voting again after just 6 months
MADRID (AP) -- Spaniards are voting in a general election Sunday, just six months after a last unsuccessful attempt to pick a new government....

Pope visits Armenia's closed border with Turkey on last day
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) -- Pope Francis is wrapping up his trip to Armenia with a Sunday liturgy in the Apostolic cathedral celebrated by his Orthodox hosts and a visit to Armenia's closed border with Turkey amid new tensions with Ankara over his recognition of the 1915 "genocide."...

Panama Canal opens $5B locks, bullish despite shipping woes
PANAMA CITY (AP) -- Authorities are hosting a big bash Sunday to inaugurate newly expanded locks that will double the Panama Canal's capacity in a multibillion-dollar bet on a bright economic future despite tough times for international shipping....

China tells search engines to ID paid results after man died
BEIJING (AP) -- China issued new regulations on Saturday demanding that search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu....

Brexit vote hardly a harbinger of US presidential election
DENVER (AP) -- Widespread economic angst. Intense opposition to immigration policy. The rise of populist and nationalist sentiments, particularly among less-educated and older white voters....

Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
BEIRUT (AP) -- Hundreds of Kurds fleeing Islamic State-held villages in northern Syria amid a wave of mass abductions have come under fire, with several killed or wounded, opposition activists and a Kurdish official said Saturday....

China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
BEIJING (AP) -- Beijing said Saturday it had cut off contact with the main Taiwan liaison body because of President Tsai Ing-wen's refusal to endorse the concept of a single Chinese nation, ratcheting up pressure on the new Taiwanese leader....

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