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FILE - In this Tuesday Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, Denmark's Minister of Integration from the Liberal Party Inger Stoejberg sits in Parliament, in Copenhagen. The Danish government minister responsible for immigration is urging Muslims to avoid working during Ramadan, claiming the traditional fasting period poses hazards in some professions that are "dangerous for us all." Integration Minister Inger Stoejberg wrote a blog post for Danish tabloid BT published Monday, May 21, 2018 that questioned how "commanding observance to a 1,400-year-old pillar of Islam" was compatible with modern labor markets. (Peter Hove Olesen/Polfoto via AP, File)
Danish govt: Minister's views on fasting Muslims are her ownA spokeswoman for Denmark's coalition government says the immigration minister's assertion that Muslims fasting for Ramadan pose a safety hazard in some jobs don't represent official policy
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Britain's Prince William ties a message on a 'Tree of Hope', after the Manchester Arena National Service of Commemoration at Manchester Cathedral for a remembrance service at Manchester Cathedral, Manchester, England, on Tuesday May 22, 2018, to mark one year since the attack on Manchester Arena. Prince William and Prime Minister Theresa May joined survivors and emergency workers who responded to the attack. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
Ariana Grande sends love to fans on Manchester anniversaryAriana Grande has shared a message with her fans on the anniversary of the bombing at Manchester Arena which killed 22 people
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Tourists take souvenir pictures in front of Chigi palace, Premier's office, in Rome Tuesday, May, 22, 2018. With Europe and markets watching anxiously, Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League identified Giuseppe Conte, a 53-year-old law professor, with no political experience as their pick to become the country's next premier. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Italy: PM pick had library pass, no official status at NYUThe Florence law professor tapped to be Italy's next premier is facing suspicions that he overstated his academic credentials
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FILE  - This file photo provided by the Galveston County Sheriff's Office shows Dimitrios Pagourtzis, who law enforcement officials took into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified as the suspect in the deadly school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, near Houston. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
Texas school shooting suspect's father thinks he was bulliedFather of shooting suspect says son may have been bullied, should be seen as 'victim'
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Belarus restores ties with Sweden after teddy bear riftBelarus has named a new ambassador to Sweden, turning the page on a six-year rift that followed a Swedish advertising agency's air drop of teddy bears bearing messages about human rights
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Ukraine: Grenade explosion on bus kills 1 teen, wounds 3Separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine say an accidental grenade explosion on a bus has killed one teenager and wounded three others
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Armed men who threatened Marseille police still at largeFrench authorities say a group of men who threatened police with guns in Marseille is still at large and might have abducted someone during its commando-style operation
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Romania court acquits Senate speaker of lying under oathA Romanian court has acquitted Senate speaker of making false statements under oath in a trial related to a fraudulent real estate case
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Tourists take souvenir pictures in front of Chigi palace, Premier's office, in Rome Tuesday, May, 22, 2018. With Europe and markets watching anxiously, Italy edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League identified Giuseppe Conte, a 53-year-old law professor, with no political experience as their pick to become the country's next premier. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Resume of professor picked to be Italy's premier scrutinizedPopulists pick law professor with almost no political experience, a left-leaning voting record and a reputation as a snazzy dresser to be Italy's premier
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - in this file photo taken on Thursday, July 2, 2009, the Russian nuclear submarine, Yuri Dolgoruky, is seen during sea trials near Arkhangelsk, Russia.  The Russian navy says one of its nuclear-powered submarines has successfully test-fired four intercontinental ballistic missiles in unison on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from a submerged position in the White Sea. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
Russian sub test-fires 4 intercontinental missiles in salvoThe Russian navy says one of its nuclear-powered submarines has successfully test-fired four intercontinental ballistic missiles in unison
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Mother convicted in UK of forcing teen daughter to marryA British jury has convicted a woman of forcing her teenage daughter to marry a man 16 years her senior in Pakistan
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, greets Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz at the State Department in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Poland breaks with EU, voices empathy with US stance on IranPolish leaders are planning to defend the U.S. government's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal within the European Union, where the decision has been strongly criticized
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Former Macedonian official jailed over police car purchaseA Macedonian court has convicted a former senior interior ministry official of abuse of office and sentenced him to nine years in prison over a police patrol car procurement deal
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Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, addresses the media during the quarterly Inflation Report press conference in London, Thursday, May 10, 2018.  Carney said the Bank of England has pulled back from a predicted rate hike, blaming some weaker than expected growth and inflation data. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, pool)
Bank of England spells out cost of Brexit to householdsBritain's top central banker says the country's vote nearly two years ago to leave the European Union has already cost the average household in the country 900 pounds
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, Denmark's Minister of Integration from the Liberal Party Inger Stoejberg sits in Parliament, in Copenhagen. The Danish government minister responsible for immigration is urging Muslims to avoid working during Ramadan, claiming the traditional fasting period poses hazards in some professions that are "dangerous for us all." Integration Minister Inger Stoejberg wrote a blog post for Danish tabloid BT published Monday, May 21, 2018 that questioned how "commanding observance to a 1,400-year-old pillar of Islam" was compatible with modern labor markets. (Peter Hove Olesen/Polfoto via AP, File)
Correction: Denmark-Minister-Ramadan storyCorrection: Denmark-Minister-Ramadan story
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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