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Charlie Gard's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard arrive at the Royal Courts of Justice in London where the hearing will resume into the case of their terminally-ill baby, Friday July 21, 2017. A British court is giving the parents of 11-month-old Charlie Gard a chance to present fresh evidence that their terminally ill son should receive experimental treatment. (Lauren Hurley/PA via AP)
Baby Charlie Gard's latest brain scan is 'sad reading'The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard have been told their son's latest brain scan results make for 'sad reading.'
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Poll finds lower support for Catalan independence from SpainAn opinion poll in Catalonia indicates that local support for the powerful Spanish region's independence is waning
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FILE - In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, American student Otto Warmbier speaks as Warmbier is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea.  U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier, who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison. (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon)
US to ban Americans from traveling to North KoreaAmerican citizens are going to be banned from traveling to North Korea under new rules being put into place by the Trump administration.
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In this July 11, 2017, photo, Natalia Veselnitskaya speaks to journalists in Moscow, Russia.  The Russian lawyer at the center of the June 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr. is known for her work trying to roll back U.S. sanctions on Russia. But Veselnitskaya was on the radar of American officials long before revelations about the meeting emerged. Government and legal documents show officials have tried to seize her emails and at times denied her entry into the U.S.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
Russian who met Trump Jr. represented intelligence agencyThe Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. during the 2016 campaign has represented a military unit operated by Russia's intelligence agency
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FILE - In this May 6, 1980 file photo, O.J. Simpson, right, poses for photos with friend Nicole Brown at party in the Beverly Hills section of Los Angeles. Simpson, the former football star, TV pitchman and now Nevada prison inmate, will have a lot going for him when he appears before state parole board members Thursday, July 20, 2017, seeking his release after more than eight years for an ill-fated bid to retrieve sports memorabilia. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, file)
O.J. Simpson triumphant, others devastated as he gets paroleBarring any last-minute snafus, O.J. Simpson will walk out of prison a free man in about three months
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Britain's Prince William, second left, and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge,  right, and their daughter Princess Charlotte, left, board a plane  in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, July 21, 2017.  ( Christian Charisius/Pool Photo via AP)
UK royals hear children's concert, see Hamburg Airbus plantBritain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, are wrapping up a three-day trip to Germany in Hamburg, where they're seeing a concert for children in a spectacular new concert hall
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In this photo taken on Thursday, July 20, 2017, photographs of prisoners are projected on walls at a former communist prison in Pitesti, Romania. An art exhibition showcasing 11 sculptures, which aims to remind visitors about the horrors that took place at Southern Romania's Pitesti Prison from 1949 to 1951, where communists tortured and killed political prisoners in a gruesome re-education program, went on display Friday, July 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)
Romania: Art exhibit at ex-prison show horrors of communismAn art exhibition opens at Pitesti Prison, a gruesome lockup where communists incarcerated, tortured and killed political prisoners almost 70 years ago
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Demonstrators walk amid tear gas fired by Bolivarian National Guards during clashes in the El Hatillo neighborhood on the outskirts of Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, July 20, 2017. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his opponents face a crucial showdown Thursday as the country's opposition calls a 24-hour national strike. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
4 killed during opposition-led strike in VenezuelaVenezuela's chief prosecutor says a 15-year-old boy and a 34-year-old man are the latest victims killed during anti-government demonstrations, bringing the number killed during a 24-hour nationwide strike to four
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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a meeting in Istanbul, Friday, July 21, 2017. Erdogan has accused Germany's government of trying to scare off investments to Turkey with lies, after Germany toughened its stance toward Ankara following the arrest of human rights activists, including a German national.(Presidential Press Service/Pool photo via AP)
Turkish president accuses Germany of scaring off investorsTurkey's president has accused Germany of trying to scare off investments in Turkey with lies, after Germany toughened its stance toward Ankara German
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Members of a Belgian artists' collective pours water on a real-looking, life-size whale sculpture is displayed along the Seine River in Paris, France, Friday, July 21, 2017. A Belgian artists' collective installed a very real-looking, life-size whale sculpture alongside the Seine River on Friday, eliciting surprise and concern from tourists and Parisians alike. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Is that really a beached whale beneath Paris' Notre Dame?A sperm whale appears to have beached on an embankment in the shadow of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris _ but it's really just an art installation from a Belgian artists' collective.
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Hamas supporters chant anti Israeli slogans during a protest against metal detectors Israel erected at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem, at the Palestinian Legislative Council in Gaza City, Friday, July 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
3 Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli troopsClashes with Israeli troops over metal detectors imposed at major Jerusalem shrine kill 3 Palestinians; dozens injured
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FILE - In this Friday, June 9, 2017, file photo, debris fly as Philippine Air Force fighter jets bomb suspected locations of Muslim militants as fighting continues in Marawi city, southern Philippines, Friday, June 9, 2017. The attack by Islamic State group-affiliated militants on a Philippine city has galvanized its Southeast Asian supporters and spells trouble for the region, a top terrorism researcher, said, as the occupation of Marawi nears two months despite a sustained military counterattack. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
IS galvanized in Asia by Philippine city siege, report saysA top terrorism researcher says the attack by Islamic State group-affiliated militants on a Philippine city has galvanized its Southeast Asian supporters and spells trouble for the region
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