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Workers remove cladding from Whitebeam Court, in Pendleton, Manchester, Monday June 26, 2017. The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, officials said Sunday, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
London's fire symptomatic of larger safety issues globallyLondon's fire disaster is symptomatic of larger safety issues globally as regulations fail to keep up with changing materials and budget cuts
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President Donald Trump walks out from the Oval Office to make a joint statement with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Poll: Scant global confidence in Trump on foreign affairsA new Pew Research Center survey finds few outside the U.S. expressing confidence in President Donald Trump's ability to do the right thing on international affairs. Most also disapprove of some of Trump's major policies.
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President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi walk into the Rose Garden at the White House to speak, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump and Modi exchange hugs, herald stronger US-India tiesPresident Donald Trump and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi have heralded an increasingly close strategic partnership after their first meeting at the White House
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Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, center, leaves U.S. District Court on the first day of his contempt-of-court trial with attorney Mark Goldman, left, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Prosecutors use Joe Arpaio's immigration talk against himProsecutors trying to convict former Sheriff Joe Arpaio of violating a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants displayed comments he made in news releases and TV interviews in which he bragged about immigration enforcement
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Brazil's President Michel Temer speaks during a ceremony at the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Monday, June 26, 2017. Temer is expressing defiance in the face of possible corruption charges, the lowest approval rating for a Brazilian leader in a generation and calls for his resignation. He says nothing will "destroy" his government. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
The Latest: Brazil's attorney general formally accuses TemerPresident Michel Temer is expressing defiance in the face of possible corruption charges, the lowest approval rating for a Brazilian leader in a generation and calls for his resignation
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A rebel of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, stands guard at the Mariana Paez demobilization zone, one of many rural camps where rebel fighters are making their transition to civilian life, in Buenavista, in the municipality of Mesetas, Colombia, Monday, June 26, 2017. On Tuesday, Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos and the FARC’s top commander Timochenko will meet here to commemorate the completion of the disarmament process. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
UN: Colombian rebels have handed over almost all weaponsThe United Nations say that leftist rebels in Colombia have turned over almost all of their fighters' individual weapons as part of a historic peace deal reached with the government last year
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Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. CEO Shigehisa Takada listens to a reporter's question during a press conference in Tokyo, Monday, June 26, 2017. Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., overwhelmed by lawsuits and recall costs related to its production of defective air bag inflators. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
'Like bombs': Bankrupt company's air bags still out thereTakata's lethally defective air bags proved to be the company's undoing
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FILE - In a  Saturday June 18, 2016 file photo, John McEnroe, Coach to Canada's Milos Raconic, looks across the court as Raconic plays Australia's Bernard Tomic during their semifinal tennis match on the sixth day of the Queen's Championships London. McEnroe wants to see players get fed up that they can't break through against Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, that they remain stuck behind Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray heading into Wimbledon.(AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's takeSerena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's thoughts on what would happen if she tried to play on the men's tennis tour
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A woman holding a dog leaves Dorney Tower, part of the Chalcots Estate in the borough of Camden, north London, Sunday June 25, 2017. The apartments were evacuated after fire inspectors concluded that the buildings were unsafe because of problematic fire doors, gas pipe insulation, and external cladding similar to that blamed for the rapid spread of a fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower on June 14. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Company curbs sale of panels used on burned London high-riseArconic says it is ending sales of Reynobond PE panels for use in high-rise buildings following the deadly fire at a London apartment tower
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FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at the State Department in Washington. The Trump administration is poised to declare China among the world’s worst offenders on human trafficking, U.S. officials said Monday, June 26, 2017, putting the world’s most populous country in the same category as North Korea, Zimbabwe and Syria, China’s downgrade is to be announced Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at the State Department when Tillerson unveils the annual Trafficking in Persons Report to Congress. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
AP sources: US to say China among worst on human traffickingAP sources: Trump administration plans to downgrade China in its latest report on human trafficking, putting the Asian power in the same category as North Korea, Zimbabwe and Syria
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FILE - A Friday, June 23, 2017 file photo of German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, speaking during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels. Merkel said Monday, June 26, 2017, that she doesn’t really do Twitter, but sometimes visits the site to check out what U.S. President Donald Trump has to say. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, File)
Merkel: Gay marriage could get 'question of conscience' voteGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time seems to have softened her previous opposition toward legalizing same-sex marriages
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In this photo released by Juan Quiroz, a boat races towards the sinking El Almirante ferry at a reservoir in Guatape, Colombia, Sunday, June 25, 2017. After suspending their search overnight due to a lightning storm, scuba divers mid-morning Monday had pulled a seventh body from the underwater wreckage. Authorities’ attention was also turning to the causes of the accident and whether possible negligence by the company that owned the boat, called El Almirante, contributed to the accident. (Juan Quiroz via AP)
9 still missing after tourist boat sinks in ColombiaScuba divers continued Monday searching for bodies in a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin where a tourist boat packed with more than 150 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized,
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