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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 has commanding lead as Indian votes are countedPrime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party have a commanding lead as votes are counted in India's massive general elections
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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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In this Friday, May 10, 2019 photo, Pedro, a 45-year-old white rhinoceros eats a baguette for breakfast together with a peacock and pigeons in his enclosure at the zoo in Barcelona, Spain. Animal rights activists in Barcelona are celebrating a victory after the Spanish city ordered its municipal zoo to restrict the breeding of captive animals unless their young are destined to be reintroduced into the wild. (AP Photo/Renata Brito)
Animal rights activists score win at Barcelona zooAnimal rights activists in Barcelona are celebrating a victory after the Spanish city ordered its municipal zoo to restrict the breeding of zoo animals unless they are destined to be reintroduced into the wild
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Monks Father Leonard Norman, left, and Father Mark Caira from the Sancta Maria Abbey in Garvald, Scotland, arrive at a polling station to cast their votes for the European Parliamentary election. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
Dutch, UK polls open, starting 4 days of European electionsVoters in Britain and the Netherlands are the first to cast their ballots in the four-day election for members of the European Parliament
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly session of Prime Ministers Questions in Parliament in London, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stageBritish Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her premiership
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In this May 17, 2019, photo, Steve Melnikoff, who came ashore at Normandy, France on D-Day-plus-1, June 7, 1944, with the 175th Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division, stands in his home in Cockeysville, Md. His unit was part of the bloody campaign to capture the French town of Saint-Lo through fields marked by thick hedgerows that provided perfect cover for German troops. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
Revisiting France, and recalling D-Day's horror and triumphFor historians, D-Day was a turning point in the war against Germany; for men who were among the 160,000 Allied fighters who mounted history's largest amphibious invasion, June 6, 1944, remains a kaleidoscope of memories, a signal moment of their youth
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Rihanna unveils her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  Singer Rihanna is the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, and the collection, named after the singer turned designer's last name, comprises of ready-to-wear, footwear, accessories, and eyewear and is available for sale Paris' Le Marais area from Friday and will debut online May 29. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
Making history: Rihanna launches brand Fenty in Paris storeRihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, has unveiled her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris
The Associated Press4 hours ago
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 builds on lead in India vote countIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party have a commanding lead in early vote counting from the country's six-week general election
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
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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Somali women walk past a destroyed building after a suicide car bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia Wednesday, May 22, 2019. A police spokesman said the attack killed at least six people and injured more than a dozen, while Islamic extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the blast, saying it targeted vehicles carrying government officials. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Suicide car bomb kills at least 9 in Somalia's capitalSomali police say Islamic extremists exploded a suicide car bomb near the presidential palace in the capital, killing at least nine people, including a former foreign minister
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this file image taken from video broadcast Dec. 19, 2001,  John Walker Lindh is seen during an interview soon after his capture. According to CNN, the interview took place Dec. 2, 2001. Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, is set to go free Thursday, May 23, 2019, after nearly two decades in prison. (CNN via AP, File)
'American Taliban' fighter to be released after 17 yearsAuthorities remain concerned about the threat possibly posed by a California man who became known as the American Taliban after he goes free
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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