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FILE - In this file photo taken on Oct. 18, 2012, Italian film director Bernardo Bertolucci poses for photographers during a photo call in Rome. Bertolucci, who won Oscars with "The Last Emperor" and whose erotic drama "Last Tango in Paris" enthralled and shocked the world, has died at the age of 77. Bertolucci's press office, Punto e Virgola, confirmed the death Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, in an email to The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
November 26, 2018 - 4:37 am
ROME (AP) — Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who won Oscars with "The Last Emperor" and whose erotic drama "Last Tango in Paris" enthralled and shocked the world, has died. He was 77. Bertolucci's press office, Punto e Virgola, confirmed the death Monday in an email to The Associated Press. Italy's...
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FILE - In this undated family photo, showing Matthew Hedges with his wife Daniela Tejada. The 31-year-old British academic Matthew Hedges was arrested May 5, 2018, at Dubai Airport and subsequently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for espionage. The United Arab Emirates Ambassador in London Sulaiman Hamid Almazroui said Friday Nov. 23, 2018, that his government is studying whether to grant clemency to Hedges. (Daniela Tejada via AP, FILE)
November 26, 2018 - 4:31 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates on Monday pardoned a British academic sentenced to life in prison for spying in the Gulf Arab country, showing videos of him purportedly acknowledging that he worked for MI-6, the British intelligence. The announcement on Matthew...
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November 26, 2018 - 4:31 am
ROME (AP) — Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who won Oscars with "The Last Emperor" and whose erotic drama "Last Tango in Paris" enthralled and shocked the world, has died. He was 77. Bertolucci's press office, Punto e Virgola, confirmed the death Monday in an email to The Associated Press. Italy's...
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FILE - In this undated family photo, showing Matthew Hedges with his wife Daniela Tejada. The 31-year-old British academic Matthew Hedges was arrested May 5, 2018, at Dubai Airport and subsequently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for espionage. The United Arab Emirates Ambassador in London Sulaiman Hamid Almazroui said Friday Nov. 23, 2018, that his government is studying whether to grant clemency to Hedges. (Daniela Tejada via AP, FILE)
November 26, 2018 - 4:24 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates on Monday pardoned a British academic sentenced to life in prison for spying in the Gulf Arab country, showing videos of him purportedly acknowledging the he worked for MI-6, the British intelligence. The announcement on Matthew Hedges...
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People look at their cell-phone in front of an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. Asian shares were mostly higher Monday on hopes that U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping will unwind a blistering trade dispute at a meeting this week. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
November 26, 2018 - 4:17 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets were mostly higher on Monday as traders cheered a long-awaited deal bolstering Britain's exit from the European Union, even as opposition was rife. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX index was 1.2 percent higher at 11,329.40 and France's CAC 40 rallied 1.4...
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Map locates North Sentinel Island, India, where an American was believed killed by isolated tribe; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;
November 26, 2018 - 4:11 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian officials have traveled repeatedly in recent days near the remote island where an American missionary was killed by people who have long resisted the outside world. But they have not set foot onto North Sentinel Island since the killing, and it remains unclear if they will...
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FILE - In this undated family photo, showing Matthew Hedges with his wife Daniela Tejada. The 31-year-old British academic Matthew Hedges was arrested May 5, 2018, at Dubai Airport and subsequently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for espionage. The United Arab Emirates Ambassador in London Sulaiman Hamid Almazroui said Friday Nov. 23, 2018, that his government is studying whether to grant clemency to Hedges. (Daniela Tejada via AP, FILE)
November 26, 2018 - 4:09 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the British academic Matthew Hedges convicted of spying in the United Arab Emirates (all times local): 1 p.m. Britain's top diplomat has welcomed the United Arab Emirates' decision to grant a pardon to accused spy Matthew Hedges. Jeremy Hunt...
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Map locates North Sentinel Island, India, where an American was believed killed by isolated tribe; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;
November 26, 2018 - 4:02 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities have traveled repeatedly in recent days near the remote island where an American missionary was killed by people who have long resisted the outside world. But they have not set foot on North Sentinel Island since the killing, and it remains unclear if they will...
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November 26, 2018 - 4:01 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — Officials say a military helicopter with five soldiers on board has crashed in an Istanbul neighborhood, killing four of them. The fifth soldier was rushed to a hospital with injuries. Anadolu Agency said the helicopter, which was on a training mission, on Monday hit the roof of a...
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FILE - In this undated family photo, showing Matthew Hedges with his wife Daniela Tejada. The 31-year-old British academic Matthew Hedges was arrested May 5, 2018, at Dubai Airport and subsequently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for espionage. The United Arab Emirates Ambassador in London Sulaiman Hamid Almazroui said Friday Nov. 23, 2018, that his government is studying whether to grant clemency to Hedges. (Daniela Tejada via AP, FILE)
November 26, 2018 - 3:59 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the British academic Matthew Hedges convicted of spying in the United Arab Emirates (all times local): 11:50 a.m. The wife of accused British spy Matthew Hedges says she is "absolutely elated" that he has received a pardon. Daniela Tejada told...
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