Egyptians to vote on changes that may see Sisi in power to 2030

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Egyptians vote this weekend on constitutional changes that will potentially allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to stay in office until 2030 and bolster the role of Egypt's powerful military.
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EU's Juncker: there is still a risk of no-deal Brexit despite delay

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There is a still a concern that Britain may leave the European Union without a deal to smooth the way, the bloc's chief executive said on Saturday, urging Britain to take advantage of a six-month delay to work out the details of its departure.
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Peru ex-president leaves cadaver as sign of 'contempt' for his enemies: suicide note

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Peruvian ex-president Alan Garcia wrote in an alleged suicide note read by family members at a wake on Friday that he had killed himself in order to avoid humiliation at the hands of his political enemies.
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On Good Friday, pope hears harrowing stories of human trafficking

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Pope Francis led Good Friday services dedicated to the victims of human trafficking and the plight of migrants, denouncing leaders with "armored hearts" who exploit their plight for political gain.
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U.S. arrests former Marine connected to North Korea embassy raid in Spain

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U.S. authorities on Thursday arrested a former U.S. Marine who is a member of a group that allegedly raided the North Korean embassy in Madrid in February and stole electronics, according to two sources familiar with the arrest.
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California couple sentenced to life in prison in severe child abuse case

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A Southern California couple was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday after the pair pleaded guilty to charges stemming from grim, headline-making accusations they beat, starved and shackled their 13 children in the family's home, prosecutors said.
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Mueller report strengthens resolves on both sides of political spectrum

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After months as volunteer activists demanding that U.S. President Donald Trump be impeached, Eileen and Michael O'Brien sat on their couch on Thursday, cracked open a laptop and began to read the 448-page special counsel report that liberals have dreamed would make impeachment a reality.
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Boeing 737 MAX joint governmental review will begin April 29: FAA

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The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Friday that a joint governmental review of the now grounded Boeing 737 MAX will begin on April 29 and will include 9 other aviation regulators from around the world.
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Top Democrats in Congress reject Barr's proposal to limit Mueller report access

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 23:50
Top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on Friday rejected Attorney General William Barr's proposal to allow them access to a less-redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report.
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Trump lawyers reviewed Mueller report for 10 hours before it was made public

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 23:22
U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyers spent at least 10 hours reviewing Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian meddling in the 2016 election before it was made public, two of the lawyers told Reuters on Friday.
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Man who mailed white powder to Trump's sons gets probation

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 22:59
A Massachusetts man was sentenced on Friday to five years of probation after admitting he mailed threatening letters filled with a suspicious white powder to several prominent people, including U.S. President Donald Trump's sons.
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Democrats make legal bid for all Russia probe evidence, Trump poll numbers drop

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 22:57
Congressional Democrats on Friday took legal action to get hold of all of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's evidence from his inquiry into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, as the probe's findings hit President Donald Trump's poll ratings.
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White House says Trump spoke to Libyan commander Haftar on Monday

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 22:45
The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump spoke by phone earlier in the week and discussed "ongoing counterterrorism efforts" with Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar, leader of a military assault on the capital Tripoli in opposition to the internationally recognized government.
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Trump's call to Haftar shows U.S. believes in Libyan army role in war on terrorism: spokesman

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 22:44
Remarks made by President Donald Trump show that the United States believes in the pivotal role of the Libyan National Army (LNA) in the war against terrorism, Sky News Arabia cited the LNA spokesman as saying on Friday.
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Venezuela's Guaido calls for 'largest march in history' to oust Maduro

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 22:38
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Friday called on supporters to take to the streets on May 1 for what he called "the largest march in the history" of the South American country to keep the pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to leave power.
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Trump approval drops 3 points to 2019 low after release of Mueller report: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 21:56
The number of Americans who approve of President Donald Trump dropped by 3 percentage points to the lowest level of the year following the release of a special counsel report detailing Russian interference in the last U.S. presidential election, according to an exclusive Reuters/Ipsos public opinion poll.
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Putin ally to Ukraine's probable new leader: Reconcile with Moscow and get territory back

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 21:05
Ukraine's new president could regain control over the separatist-controlled east of his country within months and get cheap gas and major investment from Russia if he repairs ties with Moscow, the Kremlin's closest ally in Ukraine said.
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Papal Good Friday service draws attention to world's poor

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 19:41
Pope Francis listened as a preacher denounced the widespread inequality in the world at a Good Friday service on the day Christians recall Jesus' death by crucifixion.
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Biden to announce U.S. presidential run on Wednesday: report

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 19:02
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden plans to make a widely expected announcement of his candidacy for the presidency in a video on Wednesday, the Atlantic reported on Friday, citing sources close to Biden's top aides.
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Democrats make legal push for all Russia probe evidence, Trump calls Mueller report 'crazy'

Reuters - Παρ, 2019-04-19 19:00
Congressional Democrats on Friday took legal action to see all of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's evidence from his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election, with an eye to using the probe's findings against President Donald Trump.
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