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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers celebrate at BJP headquarters in, Lucknow, India, Thursday, May 23, 2019.  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party were off to an early lead as vote counting began Thursday following the conclusion of the country's 6-week-long general election, sending the stock market soaring in anticipation of another five-year term for the Hindu nationalist leader.(AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Modi's party poised for sweep as Indian votes are countedIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi party claimed it had won re-election with a commanding lead in the ongoing vote count
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FILE - In this May 9, 2019, file photo trader Ryan Falvey works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Banks and retailers pushed the market broadly lower in morning trading on Wall Street Wednesday, May 22. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
World shares sink as US-China spat takes center stageWorld markets sink as traders brace for impact of U.S.-China spat
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote countIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count
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2 US warships sail through Taiwan Strait, draw China protestTwo U.S. warships have sailed through the Taiwan Strait in an apparent show of support for the government of the self-ruled island, which China claims as its own
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Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn, second from left, arrives at Tokyo District Court for a pre-trial meeting Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Tokyo. Ghosn, who is out on bail, has been charged with under-reporting his post-retirement compensation and breach of trust in diverting Nissan money and allegedly having it shoulder his personal investment losses. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo courtNissan ex-chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court
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Official says Pakistan to get Saudi oil on credit as of JulyPakistani official: Much-anticipated Saudi buy-now-pay-later oil to start flowing to Islamabad as of July
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Pakistan says it has test-fired nuclear-capable missilePakistani military says it's test-fired long-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear warhead
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Supporters of the losing presidential candidate take cover with police shields as fireworks explode during clashes with police Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesian President Joko Widodo said authorities have the volatile situation in the country's capital under control after a number of people died Wednesday in riots by supporters of his losing rival in last month's presidential election. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
Defeated Indonesia candidate to challenge vote at top courtThe defeated candidate in Indonesia's presidential election is expected to file a court challenge as calm returned to the capital following a spasm of apparently orchestrated violence
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Indian policemen stand guard as counting votes of India's massive general elections begins in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 23, 2019. The count is expected to conclude by the evening, with strong trends visible by midday. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
The Latest: Modi's party claims victory in Indian electionIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party have a commanding lead in early vote counting from the country's six-week general election
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Early results show Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party leading India's vote countEarly results show Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party leading India's vote count
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Canada to remove trash from Philippines by end of JuneCanada says that by the end of June it will remove truckloads of garbage which Filipino officials say were illegally shipped to the Philippines years ago
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In this May 13, 2019, photo, former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden interacts with a supporter during a campaign stop at the Community Oven restaurant in Hampton, N.H.  North Korea has labeled Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the Democratic presidential hopeful during a recent speech called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a tyrant. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
North Korea calls Biden 'fool of low IQ' over Kim criticismNorth Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the Democratic presidential hopeful called Kim Jong Un a tyrant
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Forecasters predict busy Central Pacific hurricane seasonForecasters say Hawaii and the Central Pacific could experience more storms than normal during this year's hurricane season
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Vermont U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan speaks at a news conference on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Newport, Vt., about four men who were indicted in Burlington a multi-million dollar fraud case. She spoke next to a vacant block in downtown Newport where a building was purchased with money from what turned out to be the fraudulent activity, and was torn down. (AP Photo/Wilson Ring)
Ski resort leaders, businessman indicted on fraud chargesThe former owner and former president of a Vermont ski resort accused in a multimillion-dollar fraud case have been indicted on multiple federal charges over a failed plan to build a biotech facility using foreign investors' money
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The Latest: Prosecutor says ski resort execs, others liedVermont's top federal prosecutor says four men indicted on federal criminal charges lied about their plan to build a biotech facility using foreign investors' money
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