In this Thursday March 9, 2017 file photo, two young men who left a nearby synagogue watch police activity outside the Jewish Children's Museum following a bomb threat in Brooklyn borough of New York.

US Jews wrestle with arrest of Jew in bomb threats case

Jewish groups had pointed to scores of bomb threats against their communities as the most dramatic example of what they considered a surge in anti-Semitism.

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French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia.

Putin meets Le Pen, denies French election interference

Russian President Vladimir Putin made his preferences in the French presidential election clear Friday by hosting far-right candidate Marine Le Pen at the Kremlin, but analysts are skeptical about Russia's ability to sway the outcome of the vote.

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A flooded neighborhood is seen from the air in Piura, Peru, Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

Peru mudslide survivor: I prayed to God for strength

Clinging to a trunk against a massive current of mud outside her home, Evangelina Chamorro cried out to her husband.

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Tourists view parliament from across the River Thames, with Westminster Bridge, right, in London, Thursday March 23, 2017, the scene of an attack.

Travelers sigh as latest attack puts London on terror list

Turkey. France. Belgium. Now London. As yet another destination is hit by terror, travelers are sighing with dismay and thinking carefully about personal safety, even while saying the latest attack won't keep them home.

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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gives a media statement outside 10 Downing street in London, Wednesday March 22, 2017, following a terror attack in the Westminster area of London earlier Wednesday.

5 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

 A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament.

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Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, Yukiya Amano of Japan speaks in Vienna, Austria.

UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without more money

The inspections regime put in place to closely monitor Iran's nuclear activity is in jeopardy unless the U.S. and other nations contribute more money, the head of the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency said Wednesday.

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Brazil's Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi, right, accompanied by a sanitary inspection agent, collect meat products for testing, in a supermarket in Brasilia.

S Africa suspends Brazil meat imports related to scandal

South Africa is partially suspending imports of Brazilian meat, the latest country to do so in the wake of an inspection scandal.

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An attacker is treated by emergency services outside the Houses of Parliament London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

4 dead in vehicle, knife attack near British Parliament

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, mowing down pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament.

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Brazil's Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi speaks during a press conference on Brazil's meat scandal, in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, March 20, 2017.

Brazil's president: meat scandal is 'economic embarrassment'

Brazil's president said Tuesday that a scandal the over sale of expired meat is an "economic embarrassment" and Hong Kong joined several countries in suspending some meat imports from the South American nation.

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In this March 26, 2006, file photo, U.N. troops from Uruguay march during a transitional ceremony at the U.N. Spain base in Forte-Liberte, Haiti.

Updates with details of recommendations made by UN secretary-general

Uruguay will soon pull its soldiers out of a United Nations stabilization mission in Haiti that began operations in 2004 and is facing sharp cutbacks, the leader of the South American country announced Monday.

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File - This Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 file photograph provided by the Israeli Ministry of Defense shows a launch of David's Sling missile defense system.

Israel's multi-layer defense system nearing completion

A joint U.S.-Israeli missile interceptor will be operational soon, completing Israel's multi-layer defense system, a senior Israeli air force official said Monday.

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A man watches a TV news program showing an image, published in North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper, of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the country's Sohae launch site, at Seoul Railway station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, March 19, 2017.

North Korea tests newly developed high-thrust rocket engine

North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine that leader Kim Jong Un is calling a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space program, the North's state media said Sunday.

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Crew members wave from aboard the Aris 13 oil tanker, which was released by pirates after negotiations by officials and local elders, during a visit by officials in Bossaso.

Ship hijacked and then freed by Somali pirates, at safe port

The captain of the crew of a Comoros-flagged oil tanker that was hijacked and then released by Somali pirates said he feels like he was "dead and born," after the ship reached a port in northern Somalia.

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An ossuary with an inscription of the Hebrew letters forming the word

In an Israeli warehouse, clues about Jesus' life and death

In a cavernous warehouse where Israel stores its archaeological treasures, an ancient burial box is inscribed with the name of Jesus.

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Italian Presdient Sergio Mattarella, right, hugs an unidentified woman at an event to honor victims of Mafia crimes, in the Calabrian town of Locri, southern Italy.

Italy president hugs those like him who lost family to Mafia

Italy's president, whose brother was murdered by Cosa Nostra, traveled on Sunday to an organized crime stronghold to honor hundreds of Italians slain by the country's crime clans over the past decades.

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Kurdish women living in Germany chat as they gather on he square in front of the Old Opera in Frankfurt, Germany, Saturday, March 18, 2017.

German FM: Turkey 'further away than ever' from joining EU

Senior German officials cast doubt Saturday on Turkey's chances of joining the European Union, amid growing tensions with Ankara over human rights and Turkey's claim that it's being treated unfairly by countries in western Europe.

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evolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, rebel cleans his weapon at a camp in La Carmelita near Puerto Asis in Colombia's southwestern state of Putumayo.

UN: Rebels turn in first 140 weapons in Colombia peace deal

 Colombia's largest rebel group has handed over 140 weapons to United Nations observers as part of an historic peace agreement.

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Former French Economy Minister and candidate for the next presidential election Emmanuel Macron, center, gestures as he arrives for a statement in front of the chancellery after a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.

France's Macron backs European unity in Berlin, meets Merkel

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron pledged strong commitment to European unity and said that France needs to restore its economic credibility as he presented his plans to German leaders on Thursday.

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President Donald Trump, center, Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, right, and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., pose for photographs after a

Ireland's leader pushes Trump on illegal Irish immigrants

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny is urging President Donald Trump to help Irish people living in the U.S. illegally, saying they just want to "make America great."

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President Donald Trump speaks at the American Center of Mobility, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Ypsilanti Township, Mich.

Trump announces challenge to Obama-era fuel standards

President Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to re-examine federal requirements governing the fuel efficiency of cars and trucks, moving forcefully against Obama-era environmental regulations that Trump says are stifling economic growth.

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Region

In this March 31, 2014 file photo, the shadow of a Royal New Zealand Air Force P3 Orion is seen on low level cloud while the aircraft searches for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean, near the coast of Western Australia.

Australian service marks third anniversary of MH370 tragedy

The Australian government minister in charge of the suspended seabed search for the Malaysia Airlines jet joined victims' families and friends on Wednesday in the east coast city of Brisbane for a memorial service to mark the third anniversary of Flight 370's disappearance.

U.S.

President Donald Trump smiles as he listens during a meeting with truckers and industry CEOs regarding healthcare, Thursday, March 23, 2017, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington.

A look at the wiretap flap from Trump tweets to Capitol Hill

President Donald Trump's startling allegation that former President Barack Obama tapped his phones during last year's election is pitting the White House against U.S. intelligence officials, sparking grave concern in law enforcement circles and alarming Democrats and Republicans alike.

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