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Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobbed a string of insults at President Donald Trump on Friday, calling him a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard" and hinting at a frightening new weapon test....

Analysis: Kim Jong Un, taking on Trump, makes it personal
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- So much for keeping the U.S.-North Korea crisis a country-to-country war of words. North Korea's dictator, taking his cue from America's president, has made it a decidedly personal matter....

North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Famous for using bombastic, derogatory and often-awkward English slams against enemies, North Korean state media sent people scrambling for dictionaries Friday with a dispatch that quotes leader Kim Jong Un calling President Donald Trump "the mentally deranged U.S. dotard."...

Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. Rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her....

Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day Friday, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake....

Uber to lose its license to operate in London
LONDON (AP) -- Uber's license to operate in London won't be renewed because its practices endanger public safety and security, the local regulator said Friday, in a blow to a company already facing big questions over its corporate culture....

Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico....

The Latest: Judge frees 6 held in Catalonia vote crackdown
MADRID (AP) -- The Latest on independence efforts in Spain's Catalonia region (all times local):...

No freedom or hope for migrants in Hungary transit camps
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- When they set off from violence-plagued Afghanistan nearly two years ago, 17-year-old Hamad Ahmadi and his family believed Europe would give them a chance for a new life. They didn't expect to be penned in behind a Hungarian migrant center sealed with razor wire, where security was so tight that police felt the need to escort Ahmadi's sister-in-law to the hospital to give birth....

Turkey: 15 migrants killed, 15 missing after boat sinks
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- A fishing boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's coast in the Black Sea early Friday, killing at least 15 and leaving an estimated 15 others missing, the Turkish coast guard said....

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No freedom or hope for migrants in Hungary transit camps

Latin America/Caribbean
Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success

Middle East
Syrian Kurds vote as part of move toward federal system