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HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the protests in Hong Kong (all times local):

8:20 p.m.

Protesters have set fires on bridges leading to Hong Kong Polytechnic University as they try to keep police from advancing on their campus stronghold

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LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local):

6:15 p.m.

The farm workers union started by Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta has endorsed Kamala Harris for the Democratic nomination for

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VENICE, Italy (AP) — Venetians braced Sunday for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting records.

City officials shut down St. Mark’s Square, removing elevated walkways and turning back curious onlookers. Tourists with scheduled

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(WBEN/AP)  New Yorkers can expect more fireworks as political appointees finish writing laws for a $100 million system to let political candidates run with public funds.

Critics argue the nine-member Public Campaign Financing Commission is the latest example of lawmakers and the governor...Read more

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Deep in the heart of the conservative South, Louisiana’s voters reelected Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards to a second term, shocking Republicans who had hoped to reclaim the seat on the strength of President Donald Trump’s popularity.

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s supreme leader on Sunday backed the government’s decision to raise gasoline prices and called angry protesters who have been setting fire to public property over the hike “thugs,” signaling a potential crackdown on the demonstrations.

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MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Belarus’ authoritarian president has disdainfully brushed off concerns that Sunday’s parliament election, from which many opposition figures have been excluded, would be regarded as neither free nor fair.

After casting his ballot in a

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HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong police officer was hit in the leg by an arrow Sunday as authorities used tear gas and water cannons to try to drive back protesters occupying a university campus and blocking a major road tunnel under the city’s harbor.

Police

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BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say a collision between two passenger jets on the tarmac at Frankfurt Airport caused damage but left no one injured.

The Korean Air Boeing and Air Namibia Airbus planes hit each other shortly after both landed at the airport on

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HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the protests in Hong Kong (all times local):

5:50 p.m.

Protesters have begun retreating inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University after a police tear gas volley from a new direction raised fears they would be

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