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Kim Jong Un says Koreas on "starting line" of a new history
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- With a single step over a weathered, cracked slab of concrete, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made history Friday by crossing over the world's most heavily armed border to greet South Korean President Moon Jae-in for talks on North Korea's nuclear weapons. Kim then invited Moon to cross briefly back into the north with him before they returned to the southern side....

Korean summit starts with a handshake, after year of tension
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- After a year of tensions, the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade began Friday with a handshake....

The Latest: Kim's wife to cross border for dinner with South
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- The latest on the summit between the leaders of North Korea and South Korea (all times local):...

3 key agenda items at closely watched Korea summit talks
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- Friday's summit between the leaders of the rival Koreas won't be entirely focused on North Korea's nuclear weapons, though they will certainly top the agenda after the recent rapid progress North Korea has made. The meeting is a rare opportunity for the two men to discuss other thorny issues at the highest level....

Rwandans shocked by discovery of genocide-era mass graves
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) -- Mass graves that authorities say could contain more than 2,000 bodies have been discovered in Rwanda nearly a quarter-century after the country's genocide, and further graves are being sought nearby....

Russia parades Syrian 'witnesses' to disprove gas attack
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Russia ratcheted up its efforts Thursday to try to disprove that a Syrian town was hit by a poison gas attack, bringing a group of Syrians, including an 11-year-old boy, to the global chemical weapons watchdog's headquarters to denounce the reports as fake....

China-India leaders meet amid border tensions
BEIJING (AP) -- The leaders of India and China meet Friday amid tensions along their contested border and a rivalry for influence among their smaller neighbors that could determine dominance in Asia....

All in the family: Kim Jong Un's sister joins him at summit
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- Kim Jong Un's younger sister took a prominent place at the negotiating table for the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade, cementing her public role as Kim's closest confidante and possibly the second-most powerful figure in his ruling regime....

Man convicted of mailing fatal cyanide set to be sentenced
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A Maine man convicted of sending cyanide to a suicidal man in England is due to be sentenced....

Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant children
Federal officials lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children last year after a government agency placed the minors in the homes of adult sponsors in communities across the country, according to testimony before a Senate subcommittee Thursday....

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