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May 7, 2017

North Korea detains another American over alleged hostile acts

“A relevant institution is now conducting detailed investigation into his crimes,” the KCNA said about Kim Hak Song. North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency said Kim Hak Song, an employee of the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, was detained Saturday. Donald Trump: Kim Jong Un ‘a pretty smart …

Meghan Markle watches Prince Harry play polo

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry ‘practically living together’: Report The palace said in a statement issued Saturday that Prince Harry and his brother, Prince William, have taken part in polo fixtures since 2007 to raise money for charity, bringing in 10 million pounds ($17.7 million) to date. Meghan Markle to …

Tense France chooses new president

Tweet For security reasons, he was driven to his polling station nearby. Macron, 39, a former Socialist economy minister and one-time banker who ran as an independent, was all smiles and petted a black dog as he stepped out of his vacation home. Paris police said the evacuation was a …

About 200 inmates still at large after prison escape in Indonesia

Indonesian authorities are searching for scores of inmates who escaped Friday from the overcrowded prison on Sumatra island. Police officers armed with tear gas launchers stand guard outside Sialang Bungkuk Prison following the escape of hundreds of its inmates in Pekanbaru, Riau province, Indonesia, Friday, May 5, 2017. (AP Photo) …

82 Chibok girls freed in Boko Haram exchange

Associated Press writers Bashir Adigun in Abuja, Nigeria, and Hilary Uguru in Warri, Nigeria, contributed. Larson reported from Dakar. The freed girls were expected to meet with Buhari on Sunday in the capital, Abuja. Buhari late last year announced Boko Haram had been “crushed,” but the group continues to carry …