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FILE - In this June 14, 2014 file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales, left, and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, right, shake hands as Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, center, laughs during the welcoming ceremony for delegates of the G77 + China Summit in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. The Ecuadorean government has sent on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, a protest note to the governments of Venezuela and Bolivia regarding their comments on the arrest warrant issued against Ex-President Correa, (AP Photo, File)
July 05, 2018 - 9:07 am
LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE, Belgium (AP) — Former President Rafael Correa is calling Ecuador's demand for him to be jailed and extradited from Belgium just a power ploy by the government to stamp out opposition. In an interview from his family home close to Brussels Thursday, Correa said he had no plans to...
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Former Israeli cabinet minister indicted on suspicion of spying for Iran, Gonen Segev, is escorted by prison guards as he arrives at court in Jerusalem, Israel, Thursday July 5, 2018. Segev is charged with spying for archenemy Iran, with Israeli intelligence saying he acted as an agent for Iranian intelligence. (Ronen Zvulun/Pool via AP)
July 05, 2018 - 7:39 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — A former Israeli government minister charged with spying for Iran went on trial Thursday in Jerusalem for allegedly relaying information to the country's top enemy. Gonen Segev was extradited from Equatorial Guinea and arrested upon arrival earlier this year. The Shin Bet, Israel's...
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FILE - In this July 3, 2013, file photo, Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom speaks during the Intelligence and Security select committee hearing at Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid to avoid extradition to the U.S. to face criminal charges. New Zealand’s Court of Appeal on Thursday, July 5, 2018, upheld earlier court rulings that found the men were eligible to be handed over to U.S. authorities. (Mark Mitchell/New Zealand Herald via AP, File)
July 05, 2018 - 4:54 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid to avoid extradition to the U.S. to face criminal charges. New Zealand's Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld earlier court rulings that found the men were eligible...
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Current and former Capital Gazette staff members march in the Annapolis 4th of July parade in Annapolis, Md., Wednesday, July 4, 2018. The Baltimore Sun reports that a few dozen current and former journalists from the Capital Gazette, where five employees were shot to death, participated in the Wednesday evening parade, where they were greeted by supportive whistles, cheers and applause. Several staffers T-shirts reading "journalism matters," while others in the parade wore T-shirts that said, "press on." (Jay Reed/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
July 05, 2018 - 4:49 am
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Staff from the Maryland newspaper where five employees were shot to death walked in the Fourth of July parade in Annapolis. The Baltimore Sun reports that a few dozen current and former journalists from The Capital participated in the Wednesday evening parade, where they were...
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Former Israeli cabinet minister indicted on suspicion of spying for Iran, Gonen Segev, is escorted by prison guards as he arrives at court in Jerusalem, Israel, Thursday July 5, 2018. Segev is charged with spying for archenemy Iran, with Israeli intelligence saying he acted as an agent for Iranian intelligence. (Ronen Zvulun/Pool via AP)
July 05, 2018 - 4:12 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — A former Israeli government minister charged with spying for archenemy Iran is standing trial in Jerusalem. Gonen Segev appeared in court on Thursday. He was extradited from Equatorial Guinea earlier this year. Israel says Segev, who served as minister in mid 1990s, was an agent...
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FILE - This Friday, June 29, 2018, file photo, shows letters and flowers forming a memorial at the State House, in Annapolis, Md., in honor of the five slain members of The Capital Gazette newspaper who were shot and killed in a newsroom attack. Online harassment from members of the public presents difficulties for the news outlets and journalists they target. The suspect in the deadly attack at the Capital Gazette had harassed the paper for years, but was never charged. (AP Photo/Brian Witte, File)
July 05, 2018 - 1:47 am
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Newsrooms across the world have been urged to observe a moment of silence for the five employees of The Capital who were killed in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in U.S. history. It will be observed Thursday at 2:33 p.m. That's when a gunman attacked the Annapolis...
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With the New York City skyline in the background fireworks explode during an Independence Day show over the East River, Wednesday, July 4, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
July 05, 2018 - 12:10 am
NEW YORK (AP) — With backyard barbecues and fireworks, Americans celebrated Independence Day by participating in time-honored traditions that expressed pride in their country's 242nd birthday. But this quintessential American holiday was being marked with a sense of a United States divided for some...
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Current and former Capital Gazette staff members march in the Annapolis 4th of July parade in Annapolis, Md., Wednesday, July 4, 2018. The Baltimore Sun reports that a few dozen current and former journalists from the Capital Gazette, where five employees were shot to death, participated in the Wednesday evening parade, where they were greeted by supportive whistles, cheers and applause. Several staffers T-shirts reading "journalism matters," while others in the parade wore T-shirts that said, "press on." (Jay Reed/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
July 04, 2018 - 11:16 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Staff from the Maryland newspaper where five employees were shot to death walked in the Fourth of July parade in Annapolis. The Baltimore Sun reports that a few dozen current and former journalists from The Capital participated in the Wednesday evening parade, where they were...
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FILE - In this July 3, 2013, file photo, Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom speaks during the Intelligence and Security select committee hearing at Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid to avoid extradition to the U.S. to face criminal charges. New Zealand’s Court of Appeal on Thursday, July 5, 2018, upheld earlier court rulings that found the men were eligible to be handed over to U.S. authorities. (Mark Mitchell/New Zealand Herald via AP, File)
July 04, 2018 - 9:05 pm
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid to avoid extradition to the U.S. to face criminal charges. New Zealand's Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld earlier court rulings that found the men were eligible...
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In this image made from television news video by PIX11, a person, right, lies under the right foot of New York's Statue of Liberty as police officers, left, work to convince the climber to descend, Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Shortly before the climber scaled the statue's base, forcing its evacuation on the Fourth of July, several people who hung a banner from the Statue of Liberty's pedestal calling for abolishing the federal government's chief immigration enforcement agency were arrested. (PIX11 via AP)
July 04, 2018 - 8:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman protesting U.S. immigration policy climbed the Statue of Liberty's base and forced the monument's evacuation on the Fourth of July hours after several other demonstrators had hung a banner on the statue's pedestal and had been arrested. About 100 feet (30 meters) aboveground...
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